Parish Church of St John the Evangelist Upper Norwood

Event review: the London Mozart Players in Fiona Brice’s ‘Relationships’ at Matthews Yard, Friday 19th May

Posted on May 24th, by Katie Rose in Culture. No Comments

Orchestral manoeuvres in Matthews Yard

One of the unexpected and wonderful outcomes of the closure of Fairfield Halls is the relocation of the London Mozart Players (LMP) to St John the Evangelist church, Upper Norwood. The longest-established chamber orchestra in the UK, formed in 1949 by conductor Harry Blech, LMP has been resident at Fairfield Halls since 1989. Executive director Julia Desbruslais described the move to St John … Read More »

International violinist Chloe Hanslip returns to Croydon to inspire young players

Posted on November 3rd, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Croydon Performing Arts Festival is delighted to announce that international violinist Chloë Hanslip is returning to Croydon to share her skills and expertise with young local players. 

Release begins: Chloe first performed in the festival aged six and is now a vice-president of the event. The day will inspire all players of all ages and abilities.

Chloë will be working with students in small groups of different standards: … Read More »