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Organ Recital Series 2021 – Mark Dancer

Our 2021 monthly Organ Recital series continues with a VIRTUAL recital given by Mark Dancer FRCO. Mark is Director of Music and Organist of St Peter’s Church, Petersfield, Conductor of…


Mark Dancer takes up the directorship of the Portsmouth Festival Choir

Mark Dancer took up the Directorship of the Portsmouth Festival Choir in the spring of 2021 during the choral shutdown caused by Covid-19, having been for some years Assistant Director….


Preview: Victoria Puttock & Mark Dancer (Saxophone and Piano)

On Saturday September 22 Victoria Puttock and Mark Dancer will be giving an evening concert of music for saxophone and piano in St Peter’s Church. Most people tend to think…


St Peter’s, Petersfield: Mark Dancer

You will be delighted to know that Mark Dancer will perform a special organ recital on Tuesday 13th July 2021 at 2.30pm. His programme will include a mixture of old…


Preview: The twentieth remarkable year of Lunchtime Organ Recitals by Mark Dancer

This year sees the twentieth series of summer organ recitals given by Mark Dancer at St Peter’s. It promises to be as interesting and eclectic as usual, although unusually, there…


Preview: Mark Dancer’s Summer Organ Recitals

Mark Dancer’s Nineteenth Series of Summer Organ Recitals at St Peter’s, Petersfield begins on Tuesday May 29. As usual, they will feature composers who have a significant anniversary in 2018….


Victoria Puttock and Mark Dancer at St Peter’s

Following their performance in the 2017 Petersfield Musical Festival classical saxophonist Victoria Puttock and pianist Mark Dancer return to St Peter’s to bring an exciting evening that showcases the full…


Mark Dancer – nineteenth incredible year of lunchtime recitals

For the nineteenth year Mark presents four forty-five minute recitals exploring the highways and byways of the organ repertoire and introduced in his scholarly but entertaining manner. Also on 12…


Mark Dancer – nineteenth incredible year of lunchtime recitals – 2nd recital

For the nineteenth year Mark presents four forty-five minute recitals exploring the highways and byways of the organ repertoire and introduced in his scholarly but entertaining manner. Also on 29…


Mark Dancer – nineteenth incredible year of lunchtime recitals – 3rd recital

For the nineteenth year Mark presents four forty-five minute recitals exploring the highways and byways of the organ repertoire and introduced in his scholarly but entertaining manner. Also on 29…


Mark Dancer – nineteenth incredible year of lunchtime recitals – 4th recital

For the nineteenth year Mark presents four forty-five minute recitals exploring the highways and byways of the organ repertoire and introduced in his scholarly but entertaining manner. Also on 29…


The twentieth remarkable year of Lunchtime Organ Recitals by Mark Dancer: concert 4

For the twentieth year, Mark presents four forty-five minute recitals exploring the highways and byways of the organ repertoire and introduced in his scholarly but entertaining manner. Bring your own…


The twentieth remarkable year of Lunchtime Organ Recitals by Mark Dancer: concert 3

For the twentieth year, Mark presents four forty-five minute recitals exploring the highways and byways of the organ repertoire and introduced in his scholarly but entertaining manner. Bring your own…


The twentieth remarkable year of Lunchtime Organ Recitals by Mark Dancer: concert 2

For the twentieth year, Mark presents four forty-five minute recitals exploring the highways and byways of the organ repertoire and introduced in his scholarly but entertaining manner. Bring your own…


The twentieth remarkable year of Lunchtime Organ Recitals by Mark Dancer: concert 1

For the twentieth year, Mark presents four forty-five minute recitals exploring the highways and byways of the organ repertoire and introduced in his scholarly but entertaining manner. Bring your own…


Mark Dancer: Twenty-first year of Lunchtime Organ Recitals: No. 3

Bring your lunch. Coffee on sale.


Mark Dancer – Organ recital

18th season of Lunchtime Organ Recitals. Bring your own lunch. Retiring collection.


Mark Dancer: Twenty-first year of Lunchtime Organ Recitals: No. 2 – CANCELLED

Bring your lunch. Coffee on sale.


Mark Dancer: Twenty-first year of Lunchtime Organ Recitals: No.1 – CANCELLED

Bring your lunch. Coffee on sale.


St Faith’s Church Havant music events: Mark Dancer

Tuesday Lunchtime Half-Hour Organ Recital at St. Faith’s Church. Retiring collection and donations in aid of St Faith’s Church ‘Big Build’ Fund. Sandwiches welcome! Come when you can; go when…


Mark Dancer – Organ recital

18th season of Lunchtime Organ Recitals. Bring your own lunch. Retiring collection.


Mark Dancer – Organ recital

18th season of Lunchtime Organ Recitals. Bring your own lunch. Retiring collection.


Organ celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of St Mark’s, Portsea

With Philip Drew – Organist and Choirmaster at the Church of the Holy Spirit, Southsea and Malcolm Keeler – Organist and Choirmaster at St Mark’s Church, Portsmouth…


Portsmouth Festival Choir: New Year, New Maestro, New Music

…be played on this occasion by brilliant local organist Mark Dancer, who is also the Festival Choir’s assistant musical director. The beautiful organ at the Church of the Holy Spirit…


Petersfield Musical Festival: Viennese Piano Duets – CANCELLED

Emilie Capulet and Mark Dancer Mozart Duet Sonata in F major K 417 Schubert Fantasy in F minor Beethoven Symphony No.5 arr. Hugo Ulrich Mark and Emilie are well known…


Review: Petersfield Orchestra’s “Russian Night” Concert

…a lightning bolt. Despite its obvious Russian origins, Mark Biggins is said to detect a touch of Mendelssohn’s Italian period flavour in it. Without doubt Mark brought out all the…


Petworth Festival: Mark Padmore (tenor) and Imogen Cooper (piano)

Following her solo recital, Imogen Cooper is joined by one of our greatest interpreters of Lieder and song, Mark Padmore. Born in London and an alumnus of King’s College Cambridge,…


Preview: “Lest We Forget” concert by the Renaissance Choir

…Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem will be performed along with St Peter’s organist, Mark Dancer, as well as with Cameron Todd playing trumpet and Nik Knight (timpanist). Ralph Vaughan Williams…


Guildhall organ recital: Mark Burgess

Mark Burgess is from Portsmouth and directs The Portsmouth Chorus. Your chance to listen to Portsmouth Guildhall’s grand organ. Originally built in 1959, the recently refurbished grand concert organ is…


Music in Chichester to mark “the most important week in the Christian calendar”

Chichester’s St Richard Singers are promising a selection of music celebrating “the most important week in the Christian calendar.” As conductor Jake Barlow says, over the centuries Holy Week has…


The Festive Jazz Café 2019 – A special gala event in aid of the 2020 Festival of Chichester

…audiences will remember Mark for his starring role as Henry V in Chichester Festival Theatre’s production of the Shakespeare classic. Mark is currently on a major tour of the Hitchcock…


St Faith’s Church Havant music events: Mark Burgess

Tuesday Lunchtime Half-Hour Organ Recital at St. Faith’s Church. Retiring collection and donations in aid of St Faith’s Church ‘Big Build’ Fund. Sandwiches welcome! Come when you can; go when…


St Mark’s Church, Portsmouth


Portsmouth Baroque Choir: St Mark’s Anniversary Concert

Two Bach Motets Komm, jesu, komm and Lobet den herrn plus Mendelssohn’s Mass for double choir, Te Deum in A, Sechs spruche, a couple of short extracts from Lobegesang and…


St Thomas à Becket church joins national events to mark the 850th anniversary of the martyrdom of Thomas à Becket

Welcome to the celebration of Becket 850 at Warblington! This year marks the 850th anniversary of the martyrdom of St Thomas a Becket, to whom St Thomas à Becket church…


Preview of “Classical Favourites” by the Portsmouth Festival Choir

…and accompanied by Mark Dancer with soloists Kiera Smitheram and Jon Grave. Tickets are £12 (£10 concessions), under-18s and students free. They are available from ticketsource.co.uk, from choir members or…


Petersfield Music Festival: Choral Workshop

Open choral workshop, directed by Ralph Allwood (founding director of the Eton Choral Courses). Accompanied by Mark Dancer. Saturday 30 September, 10.30am to 4.30 pm. Lunch can be booked, or…


Review: Bach St John Passion at the Petersfield Musical Festival

…with its charming accompaniment of flutes and bassoon and I would mention here the excellent continuo playing of David Burrowes (‘cello) and Mark Dancer (chamber organ). James Geidt has a…


University of Portsmouth Choir: Britten’s Saint Nicolas & Poulenc’s Organ Concerto

With the Solent Symphony Orchestra. Thomas Neal, conductor Dominic Bevan, tenor Mark Dancer, organ Britten’s highly theatrical story about the adventures of St Nicolas, including the three pickled boys, is…


Concerts at St. Peters are returning!

…project. You will be delighted to know that Mark Dancer has agreed to perform a special organ recital on Tuesday 17th July 2021 at 2.30pm. His programme will include a…


Emilie Capulet – Inspirations from Spain

Following bravura performances of “Rio Grande” and “Carmina Burana” in partnership with Mark Dancer at last year’s Petersfield Musical Festival, we are delighted to welcome Emilie Capulet back to St…


Petersfield Music Festival: Open Choral Workshop – Folk Songs for Choirs

Directed by Ben Parry. Accompanist: Mark Dancer 10.30 am to 4.30 pm. Download the booking form and further info: 46 PMF Workshop Folk songs Sep 2019. Ben Parry is one…


Petersfeld Musical Festival: Annual Choral Workshop – Mendelssohn’s Hymn of Praise

An open choral workshop directed by Paul Spicer Accompanist: Mark Dancer Read a preview. Further details and booking form. Timetable for the day 10.00 am–4.30 pm 10.00 Doors open 10.30…


Summer concert – Bach and Handel

Bach and Handel Soloists: Mark Dancer (organ) Rosalind Dobson (soprano) Anna Cooper (alto) Thomas Castle (tenor) Sam Dewese (bass) Portsmouth Festival Choir and Portsmouth Festival Sinfonia Conductor: Thomas Neal Brandenburg…


Petersfield Musical Festival online retrospective 8: recollecting 2019

…saxophonist Victoria Puttock Petersfield Brass Petersfield Orchestra: Rachmaninov’s Symphony no. 2. Youth Concerts Family Concert Choral workshop with Ben Parry & Mark Dancer Please click on the link below to…


“Classical Favourites” by the Portsmouth Festival Choir

Fauré: Requiem and Cantique de Jean Racine Mendelssohn: Hymn of Praise Conductor: Ben Lathbury Accompanied by Mark Dancer Soloists: Kiera Smitheram and Jon Grave Read preview notes….


Petersfield Musical Festival: 2020 open choral workshop: Mozart – Mass in C minor – CANCELLED

Mozart – Mass in C minor Directed by Paul Spicer Accompanied by Mark Dancer Image: St Peter’s Abbey, Salzburg, scene of the first performance of Mozart’s Mass in C minor….


Sanctus

We will be performing Sanctus movements from Byrd, Lassus, Palestrina, Victoria, Bach (B minor) and Vierne masses, as well as Mozart’s Missa Trinitatis. With Mark Dancer (organist)….


Preview: Portsmouth Festival Choir concert: Vierne & Stanford

…organ will be well able to cope with its demands, according to star organist Mark Dancer, who will also be performing part of Vierne’s Organ Symphony. Apart from the Messe…


Review of The Renaissance Choir’s Remembrance Concert

…been surprised, or even ever expected to hear a performance accompanied by organ. The keyboard reduction certainly isn’t ‘organ friendly’. However, this performance was ably accompanied by organist Mark Dancer,…


The Renaissance Choir explores the close relationship between the music of W. A. Mozart and M. Haydn

…chorus. The beautiful tranquillity of this movement contrasts with the bold exuberance of much of the rest of the work. St Peter’s resident organist Mark Dancer will accompany the choir….


Petersfield Festival: Lunchtime Recital

Award-holders from the Michael Hurd Memorial Fund: Katie Alder, soprano Matthew Lloyd-Wilson, violin Pradip Tran, violin with Mark Dancer, piano Read about the Festival Highlights….


Portsmouth Festival Choir: Vierne & Stanford

Stanford: Three Latin Motets, For Lo I raise up, The Bluebird and other songs Haydn: Insanae et Vanae Curae Vierne: Messe Solonnelle Ben Lathbury – Conductor Mark Dancer – Organ…


Dvořák Mass in D major

  Along with other Czech and Russian choral music Thomas Neal (conductor) Mark Dancer (organ) with soloists from the Royal College of Music Dvorak: Mass in D major, Op 86…


Petersfield Musical Festival online retrospective 7: recollecting 2016

AChoired Taste / Hampshire Guitar Orchestra The Rio Grande and Carmina Burana Mark Dancer Family Concert Festival of Young Composers 2015-16 saw the fourth biennial Festival of Young Composers, run…