Concerts in the church

The Syrinx Trio, Alwinton Church, Saturday, May 5, 7.30pm. For ticket prices and information, visit www.alwintonconcerts.org

ALWINTON Church’s summer concert season kicks-off on May 5 with music from The Syrinx Trio.

Michael Cox and Richard Simpson are principal flute and principal oboe of the BBC Symphony Orchestra, and Janet Simpson is the keyboard player of the Hallé Orchestra.

The group will present a lovely programme of music from the Baroque to the 20th Century in pieces that are playful and virtuosic, elegiac and haunting.