Concerts on this year (2019) & next year (2020)


               CONCERT SCHEDULE         revised 29th February 2019

               Concert Schedule  2019

                    The first half of 2019

January(2019):

26th Jan.-Waltham Abbey Church in Waltham Abbey, Essex. Fr. 12:30 (30min.)

     Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Jonathan Lilley

  1. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1,2 and 3 from 6 Studies in English folksong
  2. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Pastorale
  3. Toru Takemitsu: Distance de fee
  4. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse
  5. Jules Massenet: “Meditation” from Thais
  6. An Irish folksong (transcribed by Fritz Kreisler): Londonderry Air.

 

February(2019):

5th Feb.St.Mary’s Church in `Potters Bar in Hertfordshire. Fr. 12:30 (40min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

 Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Felix Mendelssohn (transcribed by Fritz Kreisler): “May Breezes” from Songs without Words
  3. Clara Schumann: No.1 from 3 Romances Op.22
  4. Zoltan Kodaly: Adagio for violin and piano
  5. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.2 “Spurn Point” from 6 Studies in English folksong.

 

20th Feb.-Holy Trinity Church in Startford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire.  Fr. 13:00 (30min.)  

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw 

       Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Jules Massenet: “Meditation” from Thais
  3. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.2 “Spurn Point” from 6 Studies in English folksong.

 

27th Feb.-Lion Walk Church in Colchester in Essex. Fr. 13:00 (40min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

 Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Clara Schumann: No.1 from 3 Romances Op.22
  3. James MacMillan: After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance” from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 & 2 from 6 Studies in English folksong.

 

March(2019):

3rd March – Holy Trinity Church in Gosport, Hampshire. Fr. 15:30 (54min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

 Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong
  7. Toru Takemitsu: Distance de fee
  8. Massenet: Meditation from Thais
  9. An Irish folksong (transcribed by Fritz Kreisler): Londonderry Air.

 

6th March – Emmanuel Church in Cambridge. Fr.13:00 (48 min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

 Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong
  7. Toru Takemitsu: Distance de fee.

 

27th March – the St.Luke’s Church in Sevenoaks in Kent,Fr. 12:30 (30min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

                   Theme:  “Musical” assorted chocolate truffles
  1. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  2. Jules Massenet: “Meditation” from Thais
  3. Toru Takemitsu: Distance de fee
  4. James MacMillan: After the Tryst
  5. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: “Spurn Point” from 6 Studies in English folksong
  7. A Northern Irish folksong (transcribed by Fritz Kreisler): Londonderry Air.

 

April(2019):

8th April – All Saints Church in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, Fr. 13:10 (40min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

 Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong.

 

June(2019):

3rd June – Leicester Cathedral in Leicester, Leicestershire, Fr.13:00(30min.)

Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

                 Theme:  “Musical” assorted chocolate truffles
  1. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  2. Jules Massenet: “Meditation” from Thais
  3. Toru Takemitsu: Distance de fee
  4. James MacMillan: After the Tryst
  5. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: “Spurn Point” from 6 Studies in English folksong
  7. A Northern Irish folksong (transcribed by Fritz Kreisler): Londonderry Air.
13th June – St.Mary’s Church in Portchester, Hampshire,Fr. 13:00 (40min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

        Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong.

 

21st June – Portsmouth Cathedral in Portsmouth, Hampshire.   Fr.13:10 (40min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

        Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong.

 

26th June – St.Nicholas Church in Brighton, East Sussex.  Fr. 11:45 (45min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

 Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong
  7. An Irish folksong (transcribed by Fritz Kreisler): Londonderry Air.

 

July(2019):

3rd July- St.John’s church in Chester, Cheshire.Fr.13:00 (40min. )

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

           Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong.

 

5th July- Unitarian Church in Brighton, East Sussex. Fr. 12:30 (45min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

    Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong
  7. An Irish folksong (transcribed by Fritz Kreisler): Londonderry Air.
25th July –  Guildford Cathedral in Guildford, Surrey. Fr.11:15 (45min.) 

    Violin: Fumi Otsuki,  Piano: Gina Kruger

        Theme:   Fjords and Fiddles

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.2 Op.13
  2. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16
  3. James MacMillan; After the Tryst
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  5. Frank Bridge: “Country Dance”  from 4 Short Pieces for violin and piano H.104
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in Englsih folksong
  7. An Irish folksong (transcribed by Fritz Kreisler): Londonderry Air.

      

                    The second half of 2019

September(2019):

4th Sept.- St.Matthew’s church in Westeminster, London.Fr. 13:05 (30min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in English folksong.

 

9th Sept. – Christ Church in Working Surrey. Fr. 12:40 (40min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Akira Miyoshi: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  4. Leos Janacek: 2nd movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria.
11th Sept.- St.Peter’s Church in St.Albans, Hertfordshire. Fr.13:00 (45min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Akira Miyoshi: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  4. Leos Janacek: 2nd movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams; Fantasia on Greensleeves.
30th Sept. – St.Stephen’s church in Bristol. Fr.13:15 (50min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Akira Miyoshi: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  4. Leos Janacek: 2nd movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams; Fantasia on Greensleeves
  7. James MacMillan: After the Tryst.

 

October(2019):

5th Oct.- Lecture Theatre at Chesterfield Library in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Fr. 11:45 (45mm.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Akira Miyoshi: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  4. Leos Janacek: 2nd movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams; Fantasia on Greensleeves.

 

18th Oct. – Holy Trinity Church in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire. Fr. 13:15 (40min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Akira Miyoshi: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  4. Leos Janacek: 2nd movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria.
28th Oct. – All Saints church in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Fr.13:10(40min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Akira Miyoshi: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  4. Leos Janacek: 2nd movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria.

 

November(2019):

16th Nov.- St.Edward’s Church in Roath, Cardiff. Fr. 11:00 (60mm.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Sarah Kershaw

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Akira Miyoshi: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  4. Leos Janacek: 2nd movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria
  6. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  7. James MacMillan: After the Tryst
  8. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16.
19th Nov. – St.John’s Church in Northwood, London. Fr.11:30 (30min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Gina Kruger

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in English folksong.

 

29th Nov.- St.George’s Church in Beckenham, Kent.Fr.12:30 (30min.)

 Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   Piano: Gina Kruger

  1. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  2. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  3. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in English folksong.

 

              Concert Schedule  2020

                    The first half of 2020

January(2020):

10th Jan. –  St.Mary’s Church in Warwick, Warwickshire. Fr. 13:15 (45min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  2. Claude Debussy: En Bateau from Petite Suite L.65
  3. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  4. Edvard Grieg: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria
  6. Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby.

 

22nd Jan.- St.Dunstan-in-the-West Church, London. Fr. 13:15 (60min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoGina Kruger

  1. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  2. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  3. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in English folksong.

 

25th Jan.-  House concert in North London. Fr. 19:30 (60min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoGina Kruger

  1. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  2. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  3. Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.8
  4. Ralph Vaughan Williams: No.1 and 2 from 6 Studies in English folksong.

 

February(2020):

1st Feb.- St.Martin’s Church in Dorking, Surrey. Fr. 12:00 (40min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  2. Claude Debussy: En Bateau from Petite Suite L.65
  3. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  4. Edvard Grieg: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria.

 

19th Feb.- Holy Trinity church in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.Fr. 13:00(30min.) 

    Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  2. Claude Debussy: En Bateau from Petite Suite L.65
  3. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  4. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria.
29th Feb.- Waltham Abbey Church in Waltham Abbey, Essex. Fr.12:30
  (30min. )

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  2. Claude Debussy: En Bateau from Petite Suite L.65
  3. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  4. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria.

 

March(2020):

8th March, –  Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge. Fr. 13:15 (45min.) 

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  2. Claude Debussy: En Bateau from Petite Suite L.65
  3. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  4. Edvard Grieg: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria
  6. Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby.
11th March, -Emmanuel church in Cambridge. Fr. 13:00 (50min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  2. Claude Debussy: En Bateau from Petite Suite L.65
  3. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  4. Edvard Grieg: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria
  6. Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby
  7. Gabriel Faure: Berceuse Op.16.

 

25th March, 2020: St.Luke’s church in Sevenoaks, Kent. 12:30 (40min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  2. Claude Debussy: En Bateau from Petite Suite L.65
  3. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  4. Edvard Grieg: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria.
28th March, – St.John the Baptist church in Barnet, Hertfordshire.
Fr. 11:00 (45min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Eugene Bozza: Aria
  2. Claude Debussy: En Bateau from Petite Suite L.65
  3. Akira Miyoshi: Violin Sonata
  4. Edvard Grieg: 1st movement from Violin Sonata
  5. Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza’s Aria
  6. Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby.

 

 

                    The second half of 2020

October(2020):

16th Oct.- Unitarian church in Brighton, East Sussex. Fr. 12:30 (45min.)

   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

  1. Aaron Copland: Violin Sonata
  2. Charle Ives: Violin Sonata No.4
  3. James MacMillan: Kiss on Wood
  4. Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby
  5. Claude Debussy: “En Bateau” (“On the Boat”) from Petite Suite L.65.

 

                     Concert Schedule  2021

             The first half of 2021

February(2021):
2nd Feb.- St.Mary’s church in Potters Bar, Hertfordshire.
12:30  (40 min.)

  Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw

          Theme:  The English Pastoral tradition plus

  1. Charles Ives: Violin Sonata No.2
  2. Aaron Copland: 2 pieces for violin and piano
  3. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Romance and Pastorale
  4. Herbert Howells: Pastorale Op.28-1
7th Feb.- Holy Trinity church in Gosport, Hampshire.Fr.15:30 (60min.) 
   Violin: Fumi Otsuki,   PianoSarah Kershaw