Taleisin Trio Returns to Acton Hill Church

The next concert in the Friends of Iris Axon Concert Series

The Taleisin Trio


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Last Performance in This Season of the Iris Axon Concert Series

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February 20, 2024

The next event in the Friends of iris Axon Concert Series will see the return of the Taleisin Trio (Tara Clifford, piano, Alice Jones cello).

They last played in Acton in November 2022 with a programme featuring Beethoven and Rubenstein.

This time their violinist Kirsten Wilson is in America for a year, so they have teamed up with the flautist Dana Morgan to present this programme of two flute trios – including a rarely heard piece by Farrenc.


Louise Farrenc: Trio for flute, cello and piano, Op. 45

B. Martinu: Trio for flute, cello and piano H. 300.

The concert takes place on Sunday 3 March at Acton Hill Church on the junction of the High Street and Woodlands Avenue (W3 9BU).

Programmes are available at the door. The event is cash only, £6 general entry, £5 for concessions and £2 for children.

Iris Axon Concert Series Schedule 2024

April 7th Joanna Kacperek –piano
May 5th Stavroula Thoma – piano
June 2nd Lance Mok – piano
July 7th Susie Gibbons – soprano

Now in its seventeenth year, the Iris Axon Concert Series is an annual season of short (60-70 minute) monthly recitals on Sunday afternoons at the Acton Hill Church. The series was started by Music Director Jane Schopf in 2004 to provide a venue for young musicians starting on their professional careers, many of whom have subsequently enjoyed international success in competitions and on the concert platform. The series has continued to grow and now attracts established international artists as well.

Originally called the Acton Classical Music Concert Series, it was re-named in 2009 in memory of one of its most loyal supporters, Iris Axon, who made possible the purchase of a concert grand, handmade by Clive Pinkham.

The church is deemed ideal for concerts as it has the largest unsupported wooden barrel-vault ceiling in London which brings out the middle harmonics, creating a luxuriously warm sound.

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