Saffron Hall

Saffron Hall
Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4UH
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8 Minutes: Alexander Whitley Dance Company

It takes just eight minutes for sunlight to travel 93 million miles to earth. In this unique collaboration with scientists from STFC RAL Space, choreographer Alexander Whitley takes inspiration from solar science research and its stunning imagery. Dance, film and music take us on a journey through the universe, revealing…

Sat 28 Apr

£12–£26

  • 19:30

Academy Of Ancient Music & Nicola Benedetti

In a programme that marks the 250th anniversary of Telemann's death, Nicola Benedetti meets one of the world's great period instrument ensembles in its first ever appearance at Saffron Hall. Together, they'll travel from Telemann's bustling port of Hamburg to the shimmering sunlight of Vivaldi's Venice: music of time…

Mon 28 May

£20–£50

  • 19:30

BBC Radio 3 Big Chamber Day

A series of one-hour concerts introduced by Radio 3 'Sunday Morning' presenter Sarah Walker, including works by Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Beethoven, Britten, Schumann, Bizet, Rimsky- Korsakov and Rachmaninov. Lyrical, romantic, and like so much of his music very often shot through with melancholy, Tchaikovsky's songs are some…

Sat 21 Apr

£10

  • 15:00 – 16:00
  • 16:30 – 17:30
  • 19:00 – 20:00
  • 20:30 – 21:30

Benjamin Grosvenor

"He commands the stage with aristocratic ease" wrote the New York Times about Benjamin Grosvenor, before adding that his playing "makes you sigh with joy". Today this internationally- famous young British pianist from Westcliff-on-Sea returns to his home county, and his journey through the musical worlds of Bach, Brahms…

Sun 13 May

£12–£26

  • 15:00

Bernstein At 100: BBC Symphony Orchestra

Composer, conductor, showman: Leonard Bernstein was the ultimate musical all-rounder. To celebrate his 100th birthday, the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Joana Carneiro play the music he loved - Gershwin's swinging Rhapsody in Blue - and the music he wrote: a rare performance of his Bible-inspired first symphony.

Sat 5 May

£24–£55

  • 19:30

Castalian String Quartet

Live Music, Classical.

Fri 9 Mar

£5–£15

  • 19:30

Colin Currie Group

Steve Reich rediscovered the potential of rhythm - and the energy, invention and vibrant emotional power of his music has touched every aspect of modern culture. The Colin Currie Group electrified Saffron Hall when they performed here in 2015; today, Colin leads a crack team of percussionists in three ground- breaking…

Sat 10 Mar

£10–£25

  • 19:30

Courtney Pine

Contemporary jazz saxophonist.

Thu 12 Apr

£14–£28

  • 19:30

Daniel Lebhardt

Award-winning young Hungarian pianist in recital.

Sun 15 Apr

£10

  • 14:00

The English Concert & Andreas Scholl

"The most important thing is the message of the music" says Andreas Scholl. "Without soul and spirit, the music just doesn't sound". If you've heard him before, you'll know just how intensely one of the world's leading countertenor lives those words. Together with Saffron Hall favourites The English Concert, he'll bring…

Sat 26 May

£20–£50

  • 19:30

Family Jam - Sing!

Everybody sing! If you’ve got a voice, you can make music and in this song-packed afternoon for the whole family, the aim is to help you let it all pour out. Workshop leader Jessie Maryon Davies has worked with singers from the Royal Opera House to Goldfrapp. She knows that absolutely anyone can sing – today is all about…

Sun 29 Apr

£7

Family Jam: Sing!

Everybody sing! If you've got a voice, you can make music and in this song-packed afternoon for the whole family, the aim is to help you let it all pour out. Workshop leader Jessie Maryon Davies has worked with singers from the Royal Opera House to Goldfrapp. She knows that absolutely anyone can sing - today is all about…

Sun 29 Apr

£7

  • 11:00
  • 14:00

Foyer Jazz Club: Django's Tiger

It's Friday night - so come and unwind in the unique atmosphere of the Saffron Hall foyer, with its cabaret vibe, lively bar and sizzling street food. Plus, of course, the special Saffron Hall ingredient: great live music from Django's Tiger. Tickets sell fast, so be sure to book early - then join us to get the weekend…

Fri 2 Mar

£13.50

  • 20:00

Foyer Jazz Club - Kate Williams Trio

It's Friday night - so come and unwind in the unique atmosphere of the Saffron Hall foyer, with its cabaret vibe, lively bar and sizzling street food. Plus, of course, the special Saffron Hall ingredient: great live music from the Kate Williams Trio. Tickets sell fast, so be sure to book early - then join us to get the…

Fri 8 Jun

£13.50

  • 20:00

Gilmore & Roberts

Unwind in the unique atmosphere of the Saffron Hall foyer, with its cabaret vibe, lively bar and sizzling street food. Plus, of course, the special Saffron Hall ingredient: great live music from contemporary folk duo Gilmore & Roberts. Tickets sell fast, so be sure to book early! Contemporary folk/acoustic duo Gilmore…

Thu 29 Mar

£10

  • 20:00

Jazz At The Movies

Jazz at the Movies put a jazzy spin on the evocative songs and soundtrack themes from classic films including The Aristocats, From Russia With Love, The Pink Panther, When Harry Met Sally, and many more. Featuring material ranging from Bond to Bacharach, this is an enchanting evening, rich with witty anecdote…

Fri 4 May

£10–£20

  • 19:30

The Leys School End of Year Concert

Pupils from The Leys School in Cambridge showcase their musical talents with an exciting and varied programme.

Wed 2 May

£10

  • 19:15 – 22:00

Luca Stoll Quartet

It's Friday night - so come and unwind in the unique atmosphere of the Saffron Hall foyer, with its cabaret vibe, lively bar and sizzling street food. Plus, of course, the special Saffron Hall ingredient: great live music from the Luca Stoll Quartet. Tickets sell fast, so be sure to book early - then join us to get the…

Fri 11 May

£13.50

  • 20:00

Maxim Vengerov

There's only one Maxim Vengerov - but a violinist of his calibre knows that in chamber music you can only ever be first amongst equals. And there's no happier way for eight virtuoso players to enjoy themselves than in the teenage Mendelssohn's exuberant String Octet: a joyous climax to a concert that begins with Vengerov…

Wed 4 Jul

£24–£55

  • 19:30

Oae Tots - The Apple Tree

A friendly old apple tree, and the source of a tasty, juicy snack! But a month later, the tree is bare. Icicles suddenly appear, followed by leaves, then blossom, and then birds and bees. But will there ever be any more juicy apples to eat? Keep your youngest music lovers captivated with OAE TOTS, a concert introducing…

Sun 3 Jun

£6–£12

OAE TOTS: The Apple Tree

A friendly old apple tree, and the source of a tasty, juicy snack! But a month later, the tree is bare. Icicles suddenly appear, followed by leaves, then blossom, and then birds and bees. But will there ever be any more juicy apples to eat? Keep your youngest music lovers captivated with OAE TOTS, a concert introducing…

Sun 3 Jun

£12 (Children £6)

  • 11:00
  • 13:30

Paul Lewis

Live Music, Classical.

Sun 18 Mar

£14–£26

  • 15:00

Sam Kelly

The Cornwall-based singer-songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist performs traditional and folk music with a slight Gaelic influence.

Fri 18 May

£10

  • 20:00

Swinging At The Cotton Club

Take a step back into 1920s & '30s New York City and through the doors of Harlem's hottest nightclub… The Cotton Club! In this show, the exhilarating dance and music of the Cotton Club is recreated with performances that Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Cab Calloway, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Fats Waller…

Sun 25 Mar

£14–£28

  • 15:00

Tamsin Waley-Cohen & Huw Watkins

"Daring and undaunted" was how The Times described the playing of Tamsin Waley-Cohen - and this superb young British violinist has already been nominated for a Gramophone Award. Her programme this afternoon blends classical elegance with Bohemian passion, with Mozart's darkest violin sonata acting as a prelude to the…

Sun 11 Mar

£10

  • 14:00

Zoe Gilby Quartet

It's Friday night - so come and unwind in the unique atmosphere of the Saffron Hall foyer, with its cabaret vibe, lively bar and sizzling street food. Plus, of course, the special Saffron Hall ingredient: great live music from the Zoe Gilby Quartet. Tickets sell fast, so be sure to book early - then join us to get the…

Fri 6 Apr

£13.50

  • 20:00

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