St George's Bristol

St George's Bristol
Great George Street, Bristol, Avon, BS1 5RR
  • Telephone 0845 402 4001
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  • Website www.stgeorgesbristol.co.uk
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St George's Bristol

St George’s is a former church building and one of the country's leading concert halls. The programme featuress a wide range of musical genres including classical, jazz, blues, folk and world music as well as family concerts and talks.

Access is via Great George Street for the box office entrance and Charlotte Street for dedicated disabled access.

The venue is accessible by First Bus services 1, 8, 9 and 54. There are metered car parking spaces on Trenchard Street, Berkeley Place, College Street, Frog Lane and Millenium Square and bicycle racks at the Great George Street entrance.

Events at this venue

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BBC Big Band Featuring Claire Martin: Ella 100: The Ella Fitzgerald 2017 Centenary Concert

The big band is joined by the multi-award-winning jazz vocalist and BBC Radio 3 presenter for a special concert celebrating the centenary of the birth of the singer known as The First Lady Of Song.

Thu 7 Dec

£20–£30 ( £5; Children £5 under 18s) / 0845 402 4001

  • 20:00

Bristol Concert Orchestra

Stefan Hofkes conducts Wagner's Die Meistersinger Von Nurnberg 'Overture', Beethoven's Violin Concerto In D and Sibelius's Symphony No 1 In E Minor, with the violinist Eloisa-Fleur Thom.

Sat 2 Dec

£8–£15 (£6–£13; Children £1 under 18s) / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

Bristol Ensemble

Seasonal works and carols from the orchestra and choir.

Wed 13 Dec

£14–£25 (£12–£23; Children £5 under 18s) / 0845 402 4001

Rupert Gough conducts a semi-staged performance of Handel's Messiah.

  • 19:30

Wed 20 Dec

£14–£28 / 0845 402 4001

David Ogden conducts a programme of seasonal music and carols.

  • 19:30

Thu 21 Dec

£14–£28 / 0845 402 4001

David Ogden conducts a programme of seasonal music and carols.

  • 19:30

Sat 23 Dec

£14 (Children £7 under 18s) / 0845 402 4001

The orchestra performs Prokofiev's Peter And The Wolf, with narrator John Telfer.

  • 14:00
  • 16:00

£14–£25 (£12–£23; Children £5 under 18s) / 0845 402 4001

The orchestra performs Vivaldi's Nulla In Mundo Pax Sincera, Handel's Gloria, Bach's Concerto For Two Violins and a concerto by Telemann, with Fflur Wyn, soprano, violinists Roger Huckle and Rachel Gough, flautist Roger Armstrong and oboe and recorder player Imogen Triner.

  • 19:45

Bristol Plays Music Christmas Concert

A performance of seasonal songs by local primary school students.

Wed 6 Dec

£4 (£2) / 0845 402 4001

  • 13:30
  • 19:30

A Carnival Of Carols

The Carnival Band and Bristol Ensemble collaborate on a performance of seasonal music from across the centuries and across the world.

Mon 18 Dec

£14–£25 (£12–£23; Children £5 under 18s) / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

Chineke! Orchestra

The ensemble perform Mozart's Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Joseph Boulogne's Violin Concerto In G No 9, Errollyn Wallen's Concerto Grosso and Tchaikovsky's Serenade For Strings.

Sun 26 Nov

£5–£28 / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:00

City Voices Bristol

The ensemble, with their accompanist Sandie Middleton, performs traditional and contemporary seasonal songs in aid of Bristol Area Stroke Foundation.

Sun 10 Dec

£7–£11 (£6–£9) / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:00

Cosmos Choir

A performance by the children's community choir.

Fri 8 Dec

Free / 0845 402 4001

  • 13:00

Festive Fiesta

David Ogden conducts a programme of seasonal music and carols.

Fri 22 Dec

£14–£25 / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

G4

Former X Factor runners up perform pop-opera covers of well-known songs.

Tue 19 Dec

£32.50 / 0845 402 4001

Gasworks Gala

The Gasworks Choir performs a mix of genres, from pop and folk to jazz and classical.

Sun 17 Dec

£8; £10 (£8; £8; Children £1 under 18s; Children £1 under 18s) / 0845 402 4001

  • 14:30
  • 19:30

Green Gartside And Alexis Taylor

Expect a real sense of occasion as two extraordinary voices from the realm of UK music royalty are brought together for this rare live outing. Green Gartside's band, Scritti Politti, combined punk's raw energy with gritty experimental sounds and strident melodic pop. After four critically acclaimed albums in the '80s and…

Tue 12 Dec

£5–£20 / 0845 402 4001

  • 20:00

The Handsome Family

Mordant wit from the Addams family of country rock. Rennie writes the lyrics about killing small mammals and husband Brett delivers them in his dry baritone.

Thu 22 Mar 2018

£17.50 / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:00

Juan Martin

Master flamenco guitarist and composer.

Wed 29 Nov

£18–£25 (£16–£23) / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

Lau

Aidan O'Rourke (fiddle), Kris Drever (guitar and vocals) and Martin Green (accordion) drawing together traditional music from Orkney, west Scotland and the north-east of England.

Thu 30 Nov

£20–£22 / 0845 402 4001

  • 20:00

Malkit Singh

The UK-based Punjabi icon and best-selling solo artist performs melodious World music.

Sun 3 Dec

£5–£20 / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:00

Margaret Cho: Fresh Off the Bloat

The pioneering stand-up derives humour from gritty and topical subjects including singlehood, Boko Haram, Caitlyn Jenner's transition and female empowerment.

Tue 28 Nov

£25 / 0845 402 4001

Michael Head & The Red Elastic Band

More than 30 years after he formed his first band, The Pale Fountains, with his younger brother John, soulful Liverpudlian singer-songwriter Michael Head and his constantly rotating band of gifted musicians promote his first album of new material in over 11 years entitled Adios Senor Pussycat.

Sat 25 Nov

£25; £19.50 adv; £22.50 adv / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:00

Molsky's Mountain Drifters

American bluegrass and oldtime music led by multi-instrumentalist Bruce Molsky.

Fri 24 Nov

£5–£18 / 0845 402 4001

  • 20:00

Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

The acclaimed group present a performance of Haydn's Sinfonia No 26 In D Minor 'Lamentatione', Mozart's Violin Concerto No 1 In B, J C Bach's Symphony In G Minor No 6, and Mozart's Violin Concerto No 5 In A.

Tue 5 Dec

£5–£35 / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:00

Oysterband

The veteran five-piece perform lively contemporary folk songs.

Wed 22 Nov

£22 / 0845 402 4001

Oysterband

Formed in Canterbury in the 1970s this six-piece are still going strong with performances of their electric-folk originals.

Wed 22 Nov

£20 / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

Paul Lewis

The pianist performs Haydn's Sonata In C, Beethoven's Six Bagatelles, Brahms's Six Pieces and Haydn's Sonata In G.

Fri 15 Dec

£5–£32 / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

Thu 21 Jun 2018

£5–£32 / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

Renewal Choir

The Bristol-based choir performs gospel and allied songs.

Fri 1 Dec

£15 (£12) / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:00

Sibelius Symphony No.1; Beethoven Violin Concerto & Wagner | Bristol Concert Orchestra

Bristol Concert Orchestra • Eloisa-Fleur Thom (violin) • Stefan Hofkes (conductor) Saturday 2 December, 2017 St George's Bristol, 7.30pm *Wagner * Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg overture Beethoven Violin Concerto with Eloisa-Fleur Thom Sibelius Symphony No.1 As concert-openers go, they don't come much…

Sat 2 Dec

£1–£15 / 0845 402 4001

Steeleye Span

Veteran folk-rock band, featuring lead singer Maddy Prior.

Thu 23 Nov

£24.50; £19.50 adv; £22.50 adv / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

Tom Paxton

US singer-songwriter who has been honoured with two Lifetime Achievement Awards – from the North American Folk Music Alliance and the Radio 2 Folk Awards.

Tue 10 Apr 2018

£28.50 / 0845 402 4001

Turin Brakes

The acoustic guitar-toting English duo take some new tunes on the road, along with their decade-strong back catalogue in tow.

Wed 14 Mar 2018

£24.75 / 0845 402 4001

Vocal Works Gospel Choir

The ensemble from bath performs classic and contemporary gospel songs and allied material.

Sat 9 Dec

£15 (£12) / 0845 402 4001

  • 19:30

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