composer scribbles

Richard Durrant is emerging from his studio where he’s been buried in notes writing his new concerto: Six Grooves for Ukulele. But he’s looking forward to a fantastic season ahead. Here’s his update…

May has been a month for composing and it’s racing past – the only sunlight I’ve seen is when I’ve jumped on my bike for inspiration. But now I look to the start of my Summer Concerts; a mixture of Stringhenge (the first next Friday 26th May at Theatr Clwyd, Mold) and then a short run of gigs with the fantastic Mr Ledesma.

Yes, Ismael, one of the leading Paraguayan harpists of all time is returning to our shores for a weeks’ tour. Together we’ll be playing music from our new album Durrant y Ledesma which we launched in Paraguay last month.

Durrant Y Ledesma

Durrant Y Ledesma

If you didn’t see us last time you must try and come along – these gigs are something different! We start with an open air show at the Brighton Open Air Theatre on 15th June and finish at The Stables in Milton Keynes on 20th June. 

I hope to see you soon and I hope the sun is shining on us all by then!

Richard

Tour Diary 2017: Upcoming Dates

Here are all the dates coming up in the next few months – but do check the website for updates as new shows are being added regularly.

Richard Durrant Live in 2020

3 October : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm£17 - St Nicholas Church
Rewilding

Rewilding: Launch event for the new album by Richard Durrant

31 October : 11:00 am - 12:30 pm£6 – £12 - Ropetackle Arts Centre
Rewilding

Rewilding: Launch event for the new album by Richard Durrant

31 October : 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm£6 – £12 - Ropetackle Arts Centre
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

5 June 2021 : 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm£5 – £15 - Culloden-Balloch Baptist Church
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

9 June 2021 : 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm£5 – £15 - St Mark’s Unitarian Church
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

11 June 2021 : 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmUpfront Arts Venue
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

12 June 2021 : 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmGeorgian Theatre Royal
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

13 June 2021 : 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmNational Centre for Early Music
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant – Music for Midsummer

15 June 2021 : 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm£5 – £15 - St Mary Church, 14 Church St, Edwinstowe, Mansfield. NG21 9QA
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

18 June 2021 : 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmThe Stables
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

20 June 2021 : 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmBrighton Open Air Theatre
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

25 June 2021 : 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmTrinity Theatre
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Midsummer for Music

26 June 2021 : 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm£5 – £20 - Knepp
Music for Midsummer

Richard Durrant: Music for Midsummer

27 June 2021 : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm£17 - St John the Baptist
French Guitar Adventurers

French Guitar Adventurers – July 2021

12 July 2021 : 12:00 am - 18 July 2021 : 11:59 pmThe French Retreat
French Guitar Adventurers

French Guitar Adventurers – September 2021

20 September 2021 : 12:00 am - 26 September 2021 : 11:59 pmThe French Retreat
0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.