Concert and workshop with Mauro Squillante July 13-14

On 13th and 14th July 2024, The Moonlight Mandolin Orchestra (MMO) played host for a wonderful concert and workshop weekend in Cambridge, led by Italian mandolin virtuoso Mauro Squillante. Mauro has a long-established relationship with the MMO, and last performed with us in December 2019. It was great to see him again and get his… Continue reading Concert and workshop with Mauro Squillante July 13-14

Hosting the BMG Festival 2024 at Churchill College Cambridge

This wonderful event (April 5 – 7th 2024) was 2 years in the planning. As the host orchestra, we were delighted (and not a little relieved) that it was such a great success! No space here to list all the wonderful concerts and workshops (and opportunities to socialise with lovely like-minded people). You can see… Continue reading Hosting the BMG Festival 2024 at Churchill College Cambridge

Our first CD!

Don’t forget that you can now buy our professionally recorded CD, entitled “Moonbeams”! It was recorded in July 2023 and contains some of our very favourite repertoire. See the video clip below for a taster of one of the performances. Cost is £10 and if you would like a copy, please email info@moonlightmandolins.org.

Chris Acquavella workshop and massed orchestra concert in Brighton, Oct 2023

Didn’t we have a loverly time, the day we went to Brighton?! At the invitation of friends in the Fretful Federation, some of the Moonlights trekked down to join them for an intensive weekend. First was the workshop with genial mandolin wizard Chris Acquavella,  who talked us through some exercises – his eagle eye spotted… Continue reading Chris Acquavella workshop and massed orchestra concert in Brighton, Oct 2023