The Old Police Station Lark Lane: Charity Fundraiser ACOUSTIC & ART event

17 November 2012


Charity fundraiser :
Fundraising for SMLLCA & IAWW60
(St Michael’s and Lark Lane Community Association & Institute of Art
and Wellbeing for Women over 60)


Art viewing: 6.30pm. Live Acoustic Music: 7.00pm – 9.50pm. Raffle Draw
at 10pm.

The Old Police Station, 80 Lark Lane, Liverpool, L17 8UU
! Entrance through Sefton Grove (last entry at the rear). ! Doors open
at 6.30pm.

Tickets: £8.00 (concessions £4.00). Raffle tickets £2/ each.

Starring musicians, singers and artists:
Bisakha Sarker (Indian storytelling and choreography), Stephanie
Guidera (Mezzo soprano) & Irina Ljubohh (keyboard), Liverpool Guitar
Society quartet, Tony Crotty (lute), Graculus (Phil Hargreaves (flute,
soprano sax) & Richard Harding (guitar) duet), Stan Ambrose (Celtic
harp), Skirmish (harmonica, guitar duet), Patricia Mackrell (soprano)
& Nizar Babay (keyboard) duet,  Martin Robinson (keyboard) and
‘guest’ soprano duet , Nicole Bartos (art: painting and
installation) & Tatiana Edves (art: drawings).

Contact: ;;
Tel. 07756912911

After great music performances on the 10th of November, our first
fundraising night, kindly compered by Sir Roger Phillips from BBC
Radio Merseyside, we welcome everybody to join us again, for our next
and last charity fundraiser evening of music and art, on Saturday,
17th November 2012, 6.30pm- 10pm (art viewing) and respectively 7pm –
10pm (music).
Music ranging from soothing Celtic harp sound, flowing and peaceful
sounds of classical music on guitars, piano and soprano  & mezzo
soprano voices, melodious  selections from  16th and 17th century lute
music from across Europe, experimental and improvised  contemporary
music and jazz, to folk flavoured contemporary acoustic rhythms on
harmonica and guitar.
Among the many music styles you will also hear a generous repertoire
from classical guitar quartets that will move from Bach to Debussy,
Faure, Mozart, etc. and from duets performing a varied selection jazz
and classical selections such as: ‘O Holy Night’, ‘Largo’ (Ombra Mai
Fu) by Handel, ‘So In Love’ Cole Porter, from mezzo soprano Stephanie
Guidera and accompanying pianist, etc.
Join us for another evening of great live music and contemporary art,
and an opportunity to raise money to support our local communities,
SMLLCA and IAWW60, by providing basic facilities such as transport for
the pensioners or youth’ activities,  basic resources for workshops
with the elderly or, contributions towards securing the rent payments,
There will be a great Raffle draw at 10pm. Prizes waiting for their
winners. Don’t miss the opportunity to win: a Dinner for 2 Voucher
at Maranto’s – Lark Lane, original artwork s,  a selection of copies
from drawings by Tatiana Edves, 2 art catalogues, books, music CDs,
wines, flowers, etc.

Another valuable way of raising funds will be selling/ buying some
original art or copies of exhibited artworks, present in the entry
hall as a joint montage and installation from 2 artists.

Opening, from 6.30pm, the art show from artist and curator Nicole
Bartos, entitled “SEE”, is part of the cycle “Manifesto of Spiritual
Freedom in Art”. This show, part of the Liverpool Independents
Biennial 2012, includes also a long series of pencil and ink drawings
from Romanian artist, Tatiana Edves.

Tatiana Edves, is a self taught fine artist working within the graphic
and painting area. Inspired by Zen tangle technique she develops
patterned combinations and narrative compositions that evoke a
spiritual side and have an echo of storytelling.

Nicole Bartos, visual artist and curator of Gallery4allarts. Her work
mingles metaphysical and spiritual philosophy with meditation and pure
art. Generally, her works are created along with meditative,
instrumental, classical music or singing, and her creative portfolio
speaks about silence, music, stillness, light and meditation.
This show features a series of the latest abstract oil paintings on

Tatiana’s original drawings on paper cost £15 for the A4 size and
£30 for the A3 size; if you would rather choose to contributing from
a smaller budget, you can purchase something very cheap, such as
artwork copies available priced at £1/ A4 and £2/ A3 respectively.

! All funds raised from selling/buying the paintings on show will go
to charity.
Paintings are priced very reasonable and range from £35 to £300.

! And 50% from selling any of the drawings from Tatiana will go to

Tickets sold via following venues  and contacts:
(Number of seats limited, therefore please, book in advance or, ‘first
come, first served’ applies)
•       SMLLCA, The Old Police Station, 80 Lark Lane, L17 8UU tel. 0151
728 7884; Monday-Friday 11am-6pm &
•       News from Nowhere Bookshop, 96 Bold Street, L1 4HY; tel. 0151 708
•       Or, alternatively please contact Gallery4allarts: 07756912911, or
•       Or, tickets sold at the door before performance.

Many thanks to all our contributors: musicians, SMLLCA, Sir Roger
Phillips & BBC Merseyside, News from Nowhere Bookshop, Liverpool
Lantern Company, Myrtle Street Liverpool Community College, Pistachio
Restaurant, Maranto’s, Phil the Framer, others.

! All income funds from tickets/ Cafe sales/ Raffle / paintings sales
& including 50% from all drawings sales go to charity!

Websites featuring details/ updates or, our supporters:

We need your support to make a successful evening and fundraise for
good purposes in our community!

Event organised by Gallery4allarts
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