You are warmly invited to join The Mistress, Professor Susan J. Smith, on Thursday 21 November 2019 at a reception and concert to celebrate the College’s 150th anniversary, and to mark the 20th anniversary of the London Girton Association Music Award, at The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn.
The event is open to Girtonians, friends and family to join members of the College for drinks and bowl food in the Large Pension Room, followed by a music recital in The Hall. Six former holders of the LGA Music Award, several of whom now enjoy international careers, will be showcasing the best of Girton’s musical talent at this celebration. The concert is organised by Girton’s Director of Music, Dr Martin Ennis, and the performers will include Mateusz Borowiak (piano), Ben Comeau (piano), Marc Finer (tenor), Chris Hedges (cello), Marianne Schönle (piano) and Charlie Siem (violin), as well as Dr Ennis. The programme will include works by Bach, Chopin, Debussy, Puccini, Rachmaninov and Shostakovich.
The event will start at 6.30pm and the dress code is lounge suits/smart. Tickets are £35 per person and the ticket price includes admission to the reception, drinks and bowl food, and admission to the recital.
Bookings can be made via the link below or alternatively call (0)1223 764935 to make your booking over the phone. Please RSVP before Monday 11 November 2019.