14 June 2014 – Charity Classical Music Concert – Tavira – in aid St. Luke’s Anglican Church, Palhagueira and SOS Algarve Animals, Algarve.
What an amazing evening this was…beautiful setting and ambiance; beautiful and mind blowing piano music and voices. Claudia Amaro, Mezzo Soprano; Stephen Dehn, Baritone and Mary Legg – Piano performed operatic extracts from Mozart’s Don Giovanni and Figaro and from Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel. Songs from Schumann’s Leiderkreis; from Dichterliebe as well as Schone Weige Meine Leiden; Arias by Handel, Mozart, Caccini and Pergolesi also Gounod’s “Ave Maria”. The beautiful setting of the Igreja Sao Sebastio Tavira truly complemented the wonderful evening of wonderful music. The church was full with 100 people attending and thoroughly enjoying the concert.
We would like to express a special thank you to Stephen and William, who initiated and organized the concert! To the musicians and everyone who helped them (the brochures and tickets were truly lovely). And of course to Frytia, who has been our liaison, organizer and sales lady on the day! Thank you all, again for a truly wonderful and enjoyable evening!