The concert venue, unless otherwise indicated, is the Haldane Room, North Cloisters, on the ground floor of the Wilkins Building.
Concerts usually start at 5.30pm and generally last one hour; lunchtime concerts usually run from 1.10-1.55pm.
Admission is free and open to all.
Concert: "From sunrise to sunset: an exploration in music": Thursday 13 March, lunchtime
- Works to include: Ian Clarke’s Orange Dawn for flute and piano; Thomas Arne's The Morning for voice, strings, flute and harpsichord and Mozart’s Overture to The Marriage of Figaro, arranged for flute choir
- Plus a selection of songs featuring:George Frederic Handel's “With Darkness Deep” from Theodora; Benjamin Britten's At day-close in November; Thea Musgrave's A Bairn’s Prayer at Night
"1914 and Beyond": Tuesday 18 March
This concert marks the centenary of the outbreak of World War I and features compositions from the same year that opened up new paths for musical language. Works include Anton Webern's Sonata for Cello and Piano, Charles Ives' Violin Sonata No. 4, and Manuel de Falla's Seven Folk Songs.
Concert: Tuesday 29 April
Concert: Thursday 22 May, lunchtime
Concert: Thursday 5 June
Concert: Thursday 20 February
Featuring works by
Camille Saint-Saëns (1835 - 1921)
Edvard Grieg (1843 - 1907)
Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918)
Jean Sibelius (1865 - 1957)
Roger Quilter (1877 - 1953)
Ivor Gurney (1890 - 1927)
Sergei Prokofiev (1891 - 1953)
Concert Organizer - Roger Beeson
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