Simon Watson


Hertfordshire Festival of Music: Simon Watson

‘The Many Sounds of the Guitar’

Sunday June 4th, 2017

Heralding the Hertfordshire Festival of Music, we welcome back Simon Watson who performed for us two years ago.

As last time, this will be a Charity Recital with proceeds in aid of research into Parkinsons and Picks diseases -two neurological conditions.

Join us for lunch at The Salisbury Arms beforehand – telephone Paul on 01992 587230.


  • Capricho Arabe (Serenata) – Francisco Tárrega
  • Rosita-Polka – Francisco Tárrega
  • Julia Florida (Barcorola) – Augustin Barrios Mangore
  • Prelude No9 in D Minor “Endecha” – Francisco Tárrega
  • Prelude No10 in D Minor “Oremus” – Francisco Tárrega
  • Prelude From Cello Suite No1 – J.S.Bach
  • Capricho Catalan From Suite Espanola No5 Op47 – Issac Albéniz
  • Sons De Carilhoes (Maxixe-choro) – Joao Pernambuco
  • Zapateado En Re – Augustín Castellón Compos (Sabicas)
  • Danza Paraguaya No1 – Augustin Barrios Mangore
  • Sonatina in A-II-Andante – Federico Moreno Torroba


Jazz standards & Songs from the American Song book

  • There will never be another you – Harry Warren
  • All the things you are – Jerome Kern
  • Anthropology – Charlie Parker
  • Footprints – Wayne Shorter
  • Into It – Stan Getz
  • Misty – Erroll Garner
  • Love is here to stay – George/Ira Gershwin
  • The nearness of you – Hoagy Carmicheal
  • Time after time – Sammy Cahn/Jule Styne
  • Isn’t it a lovley day – Irving Berlin


View All Concerts in the 2016-17 Season, including dates, at a glance.