70s Disco Night - 14/10/2017
70s Disco Night on Saturday 14th October at Shrivenham Memorial Hall. 7:30-11:30pm with Licensed Bar. Tickets £10. Prizes for best Fancy Dress and Funky Moves. In aid of St Andrew’s Restoration Fund. Tickets available from David Watson: davelizwatson(at)tiscali.co.uk. The Vicar: vicar(at)shrivenhamandashbury.co.uk. Shrivenham Post Office. Poster
Mike Christie - 19/10/2017
St Mary's Church Longcot. Thursday 19th October at 7:30pm. An evening of well-known classics including opera, pop, musical theatre and self-penned songs from Mike's debut album 'to the fore', plus songs by Gershwin, Elton John, Flanders & Swann, Rodgers & Hammerstein and many more. Bass-baritone Mike Christie shot to fame as a member of multi-platinum selling vocal harmony group G4, who were Runners Up on the very first series of ITV's The X Factor. Part of the Amick Vocal Concert Series 2017 starring Mike Christie and Mary-Jess (on 14th December). Early Bird Tickets: £15 each or £28 both concerts. After 15th October: £17.50 each/£30 both. Under 16: £12.50 each/£20 both. VIP Tickets: £35 reserved seat plus Meet & Greet at 6pm. In aid of Longcot 800, fund raising to transform the church into a multi-purpose community facility.
The White Horse Whisperers - 20/10/2017
St Mary's Church Longcot. Friday 20th October at 7:30pm. Our own local contemporary folk band! Formed in 2013 these versatile multi-instrumentalists quickly established themselves on the local folk scene. With a growing repertoire of original material inspired by their diverse musical heritage, geographical and historical roots, and the world around them, the band combine strong vocals and harmonies with an ever growing collection of instruments to stirring effect. Contact Norma Fergusson (01793 710055) for more details In aid of Longcot 800, fund raising to transform the church into a multi-purpose community facility.
João Paulo Ferreira and Guests in Concert - 02/12/2017
Saturday 2nd December at 7:30pm in St Andrew's Church Shrivenham. Brazilian countertenor João Paulo Ferreira, together with pianist Claire Tester and guest performers present a light-hearted evening of music and song travelling from Renaissance chant through classical favourites, traditional airs and melodies, to colourful 20th-century rhythms, spiced with a refreshing Latin flavour. Tickets £15 available from shrivenham-church.eventbrite.co.uk. Poster In aid of St Andrew's Restoration Fund and the Pennyhooks Farm Trust.
Mary-Jess - 14/12/2017
St Mary's Church Longcot. Thursday 14th December at 7:30pm. Enjoy winter favourites such as Joni Mitchell's 'River' and Frozen's 'Let it Go', as well as songs from Mary-Jess' winter album 'Prayer to a Snowflake', released last year to critical acclaim. Don't miss out on what promises to be an unforgettable evening. Mary-Jess is best-known as the winner of the Chinese 'X Factor' in front of 70 million viewers and singer of the official Downton Abbey theme, as well as being the UK representative of The GREAT Britain Campaign in 144 countries around the world. Part of the Amick Vocal Concert Series 2017 starring Mike Christie (on 19th October) and Mary-Jess. Early Bird Tickets: £15 each or £28 both concerts. After 15th October: £17.50 each/£30 both. Under 16: £12.50 each/£20 both. VIP Tickets: £35 reserved seat plus Meet & Greet at 6pm. In aid of Longcot 800, fund raising to transform the church into a multi-purpose community facility.