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Sarah McQuaid

In Concert

The George Inn

Longbridge Deverill

Theatre Rush

Lost Tales of Wiltshire

Bath Philharmonia

Chamber Players

Kingston Deverill church

Amalthea Duo


Brixton Deverill church

A captivating performer of an original fusion of jazz and folk, Sarah  McQuaid seduced with cheeky banter and stories from the road, as well as with stunning musicianship; in her hands the guitar becomes much more than merely an accompanying instrument.


Sarah's voice has been likened to malt whiskey, melted chocolate and 'honey poured into wine' (Minor 7th)


'A soulful singer, smart and sensuous songwriter, and scintillating guitarist' Huffington Post


What a fantastic concert Sarah gave. And a sell-out!

orchestras, Bath Philharmonia is renowned for its musical virtuosity as well as a versatile and creative approach to programming. Its players are some of the finest and most experienced orchestral musicians in Britain.


The septet of strings and piano will feature Sophie Langdon (the leader) and principals of the orchestra, with Joseph Havlat, piano,  performing in such a wonderfully intimate setting:



It was another wonderful concert of beauty and virtuosity!

Amalthea beguile audiences with their distinct programmes and ability to create a beautiful atmosphere and unique blend of flute and harp. Drawing inspiration from both the baroque and classical eras and from different cultures and continents, their programme will include:

Bathphil Process Blue

One of the South West's leading professional

More about Sarah More about Bath Phil More about Amalthea

Deverills performing arts series 2016

– an inspiring mix of music and drama across the seasons

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23 July

17 September

12 November

Download Deverills Performing Arts Series 2016 flyer



Such a pity but due to circumstances beyond our and their control, Theatre Rush had to postpone their Lost Tales of Wiltshire tour.


Read the company's blog here for more information.


We are keeping in touch and look forward to hosting them next year.







Bizet - Entr'acte from Carmen

Debussy - La fille aux cheveux de lin

Einaudi - Le Onde

Mozart - Theme and Variations

Chopin - Theme and Variations

Klio and Siobhan have performed both as soloists and as an ensemble widely in the UK and abroad.

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What you saw (or missed!) in 2016:

Another beautiful concert to round off a terrific series!

So there we are: the end of another remarkable year of performing art in the valley. Each performance was uniquely captivating, and to witness professional artists at work on our doorstep has been such a pleasure.


The bar has been set high for next year. We have been planning for a while so watch this space!