Didsbury Arts Festival at DBC

I am looking forward to the Didsbury Arts Festival that will take place between 26 Sept and 3 Oct in Didsbury. The following three events will take place at Didsbury Baptist Church:

Monday 28 September 2009, 7.30 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.

A World Music Event

‘Dunyana’ meaning ‘our world’ in the Arabic language is a World Music Band presenting an eclectic mixture of music from around the world. Their repertoire explores folk melodies intertwined with jazz and classical traditions.
Band Members: Sara Dowling – vocals; Yanis Gjylaci – guitar; Litsa Levendis – violin; Barry Howard – bass; Ben Chadwick – saxophone; Rick Farrow / Mark Bottomley – Percussion
Free event

Wednesday 30 September, 7.30 p.m.
South Manchester Amateur Operatics Society
Didsbury Meets Broadway
Spend an evening with local group SMAOS and enjoy a packed musical programme including songs from an eclectic selection of Broadway West End and Big Screen musicals as well as a sneek preview of their next production, The Boy Friend.
£3 / all proceeds to Francis House Children’s Hospice

Friday 2 October, 7.30 p.m.
The Cavendish Singers & Cymbalon Quintet
Join the Cavendish Singers on a journey through English music from the 16th Century to the present day. They will be joined by the Cymbalon Quintet who will perform a varied programme of music from their repertoire.
Donations on the door

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