Kids, Carroll and Connoisseurs

Come one, come ALL! In just three weeks TO THIS DAY the AMF will be attempting a phenomenal feat by staging THREE concerts in under 12 hours. Come and support our Super Saturday! We’ve got something to suit all ages and tastes. Read on below and then BUY your tickets!

1)
Alice in Wonderland Children’s Musical Workshop
Saturday 7th November 11am
Christian Community Church
Join cello octet Cellophony and charismatic actor/narrator James Thorpe-Woods for a magical hour enveloped in Lewis Carroll’s masterful classic. Suitable for children aged 5-10. Optional crafting hour prior to the Workshop and Alice Art Competition (see website)

“… the cellos conjure the White Rabbit’s hurrying, a waltzing Alice, the Mad Hatter’s tea party and the Mock Turtle’s musings (Times)

2)
Ashley Ramsden and Cellophony
Saturday 7th November 2.30pm
A lunchtime concert for older children and adults, let exceptional local storyteller Ashley Ramsden lead you through Alice’s Wonderland adventures in an inspired musical and spoken version of Carroll’s classic.
Cellophony will also entrance you with gems from their unique eight-cello repertoire

“Fully at home in the cello’s world, Birchall (Alice in Wonderland composer and Cellophony member) brilliantly exploits the instrument’s facets” (Times)

3)
Connoisseur’s Concert
Saturday 7th November 7pm
Long Room, Michael Hall School
An intimate and sublime evening of early music, presented by two of the country’s genre masters. In the midst of melodious Corelli and magical Marais, feast on a Baroque-themed mini supper and ample grape

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