Wiltshire Music Centre

Wiltshire Music Centre
Ashley Road, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 1DZ
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Animal Zoo With Mini BSO: Family Concert

Interactive concert for all the family, offering a relaxed introduction to music and instruments suitable for even the youngest of music lovers.

Sat 4 Nov

£8 (£4) / 01225 860100

  • 15:00

Ashley Fripp

Multi-award-winning English pianist in recital.

Wed 1 Nov

£10 (£5; Children £5) / 01225 860100

Bangalore Dreams

Leading Indian violinist is joined by South Indian percussionist Manjunath NS and keyboardist Shadrach Solomon as they combine musical traditions old and new to create a unique sound.

Fri 10 Nov

£16 (£8; Children £8) / 01225 860100

Bath Philharmonia / Alexandra Dariescu Piano

Jason Thornton conducts Sibelius's Valse Triste, No 1, Grieg's Piano Concerto and Beethoven's Symphony No 6, 'Pastoral', with the pianist Alexandra Dariescu.

Wed 8 Nov

£25 (£12.50; Children £12.50) / 01225 860100

Belshazzar's Feast

An English folk Christmas: a festive showcase of music and merry-making Paul Hutchinson (accordion) and Paul Sartin (oboe, violin, vocals) have wowed audiences across the globe with consummate musicianship and an eclectic and eccentric mix of tunes and repartee. This Christmas-themed show mixes traditional folk music with…

Wed 6 Dec

£15 (Children £7.50) / 01225 860100

  • 19:30

The Blues Band

Five musicians form a band "just to play the blues", 38 years on and they're still at it!

Sat 18 Nov

£26 / 01225 860100

The Blues Band

The Blues Band line-up of Paul Jones, Dave Kelly, Rob Townsend, Gary Fletcher and Tom McGuiness continues to pay tribute to the blues and R&B boom which inspired them to pick up their instruments in the first place.

Sat 18 Nov

£26 / 01225 860100

  • 19:30

Bradford Roots Music Festival

Sixth annual edition of the two day indoor festival dedicated to beating the January blues.

Sat 20 Jan 2018

£20 (£14) / 01225 860100

  • 11:00 – 22:00

Sun 21 Jan 2018

£20 (£14) / 01225 860100

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Chaplin Silent Soundtracks

Informative stories illustrated with projected images and movies accompany the live music.

Fri 20 Oct

£18 (£9; Children £9) / 01225 860100

The Cory Band

The ensemble offer an eclectic mix of music ranging from traditional brass band repertoire to innovative new compositions and arrangements.

Sat 30 Sep

£23 / 01225 860100

  • 19:30

Doric String Quartet

Leading British quartet bring subtle lyricism and finely blended tone, Solidifying them as one of Britain's leading chamber groups, known for their consummate artistry.

Fri 13 Oct

£20 (£10; Children £10) / 01225 860100

Dr Dee's Daughter And The Philosopher's Stone

A family-friendly show featuring puppetry, storytelling and recorders like you've never seen them before. Performed by Rust And Stardust.

Sun 1 Oct

£8 (£4; Children £4) / 01225 860100

Frigg

Scandinavian fiddle septet perform a mix of chilling Nordic folk and bluegrass.

Sat 25 Nov

£17 (£8.50; Children £8.50) / 01225 860100

Gould Piano Trio

Three performances from the repertoire including Shostakovich's elegiac work written in memory of one of his closest friends and Mendelssohn's dramatic Trio in D minor.

Sat 2 Dec

£20 / 01225 860100

Gwilym Simcock 20th Anniversary Launch Concert

Nimmo Artist in Residence launches our 20th Anniversary year Jazz pianist Gwilym Simcock and leading saxophonist Rob Buckland join forces with a classical string quartet to perform original compositions and arrangements inspired by French music and musicians. Drawing on their wide ranging experience as collaborative jazz…

Wed 6 Dec

£18 (£9) / 01225 860100

  • 19:30

The Hairy Maclary and Friends Show

  • Written by: Lynley Dodd

Meet the doggy crew and their feline antagonists in a show for those aged 3+ based on the enormously popular books by Lynley Dodd.

Wed 25 Oct

£10 (Children £8) / 01225 860100

Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage

Unique acoustic duo perform a mix of traditional and self-penned songs.

Sun 8 Oct

£10 (£5; Children £5) / 01225 860100

Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage

Folk duo playing timeless songs on mountain dulcimer, dobro and guitar.

Sun 8 Oct

£10 (£5) / 01225 860100

  • 19:00

Hope & Social

Alt.indie rock outfit.

Sun 15 Oct

£15; £7.50 adv / 01225 860100

  • 19:30

Hope & Social

Folk-rock six-piece based in Yorkshire, fresh from perform on this summer's festival circuit return.

Sun 15 Oct

£15 (£7.50; Children £7.50) / 01225 860100

Le Jardin du Roy

Jacquet De La Guerre: Trio Sonata in D minor Couperin: La Francoise from Les Nations Leclair: 1ere Recreation from Deux Recreations de Musique. Music from the French Baroque period, which was originally written for the court of Versailles.

Wed 27 Sep

£10 (£5; Children £5) / 01225 860100

Jimmy Aldridge / Sid Goldsmith

Traditional folk singers known for their political lyrics and social commentaries.

Sun 29 Oct

£10 (£5; Children £5) / 01225 860100

Kakatsitsi

Infectious drumming and chant from the Ghanian master drummers. Rhythms performed by the Ga tribe and other West African cultures

Fri 6 Oct

£16 (£8; Children £8) / 01225 860100

Kathryn Tickell

Tales and tunes: storytelling inspired by the beauty of the North Folk superstar Kathryn Tickell returns to WMC with an evening of music and storytelling inspired the language and landscape of her native Northumbria. A composer, fiddler and piper, Kathryn has released fifteen of her own albums, and in 2015 was awarded an…

Fri 3 Nov

£19 (£9.50; Children £9.50) / 01225 860100

Kathryn Tickell And David Almond With Amy Thatcher

The musician, writer and dancer collaborate in a mixture of folk music, storytelling and dance.

Fri 3 Nov

£19 ( £9.50; Children £9.50 under 18s) / 01225 860100

  • 19:30

Lawrence Power And Simon Crawford-Phillips

The violist and pianist pairing performs Berlioz's The Death Of Ophelia, Shostakovich's Preludes, De Falla's Siete Canciones Populares Espanola, Turnage's Power Play and Prokofiev's 8 Pieces from Romeo And Juliet.

Sat 7 Oct

£18 / 01225 860100

Max Calaf Seve

Physical theatre with extraordinary acrobatics and storytelling. Follow Max on a journey through loneliness to bouncing joy in this solo show like no other.

Sat 28 Oct

£13.50 (£7; Children £7) / 01225 860100

Michael Collins & Friends

One of the UK's leading clarinettists is joined by a group of international chamber musicians for a recital of three classics.

Wed 6 Dec

£22 / 01225 860100

  • 19:30

Michael McGoldrick, John Doyle & John McCusker

Traditional music from master flautist McGoldrick (Flook, Lunasa and Capercaillie), McCusker (Battlefield Band) and guitarist Doyle.

Sun 24 Sep

£17 (£8.50; Children £8.50) / 01225 860100

National Youth Jazz Orchestra

Big band classics and thrilling jazz renditions courtesy of the ensemble.

Sat 14 Oct

£22 (£11; Children £11) / 01225 860100

The Nutcracker Family Show

Lochrian String Quartet to bring to life this classic tale of magic and adventure featuring live music, dance and puppetry.

Sun 3 Dec

£8 (£4; Children £4) / 01225 860100

Quartetto di Cremona

Globetrotting quartet give their WMC debut with an Italian journey BOCCHERINI String Quartet Op 2 No 6 VERDI String Quartet in E minor PUCCINI Crisantemi RESPIGHI String Quartet No 3 in D major Cristiano Gualco violin Paolo Andreoli violin Simone Gramaglia viola Giovanni Scaglione cello The Cremona Quartet present a…

Fri 24 Nov

£20 / 01225 860100

Royal Ballet: Swan Lake

The classic ballet, Swan Lake, set to Tchaikovsky's famous score.

Wed 13 Jun 2018

£15 (£7.50; Children £7.50) / 01225 860100

Royal Opera House: Manon

  • 2018
  • 2h 35min
  • Directed by: Kenneth MacMillan
  • UK release: 3 May 2018

Kenneth MacMillan's modern ballet is a powerful telling of Manon and Des Grieux’s tragic love, set to music by Massenet.

Sun 6 May 2018

£15 (£7.50; Children £7.50) / 01225 860100

Royal Opera House: Rigoletto

  • 2018
  • Directed by: David McVicar
  • Cast: Dimitri Platanias, Lucy Crowe, Micheal Fabiano
  • UK release: 16 January 2018

David McVicar’s production of Verdi's tragedy highlights the cruelty at the heart of the court of Mantua.

Wed 17 Jan 2018

£15 (£7.50; Children £7.50) / 01225 860100

Son Yambu

Original and classic Cuban son music by the London-located outfit.

Fri 29 Sep

£16 (£8; Children £8) / 01225 860100

Spiritato!

The sound of natural trumpets contrasts with virtuoso music for solo violin and reflective pieces for strings in a showcase of the pomp and majesty of Vienna's imperial court at the height of its powers.

Sat 21 Oct

£20 (£10; Children £10) / 01225 860100

Stacey Kent

Grammy-nominated vocalist showcases some of her best-loved repertoire and a collection of songs from her latest album I Know I Dream.

Fri 27 Oct

£23 (£11.50; Children £11.50) / 01225 860100

Stacey Kent

Mainstream jazz and Latin by the American singer-songwriter with her accompanying band.

Fri 27 Oct

£23 (£13.50) / 01225 860100

  • 19:30

Tom Poster

Leading pianist returns with a dazzling programme BEETHOVEN Sonata in E flat Op 7 SCHUMANN Waldszenen Op 82 CHOPIN Ballades Nos 3 and 4 GERSHWIN Songs (transcribed by Earl Wild, Michael Finnissy and Tom Poster) RAVEL La Valse Tom Poster is internationally recognised as a pianist of outstanding artistry and versatility.

Sun 19 Nov

£18 (£9; Children £9) / 01225 860100

Wiltshire Flute Workshop: A Flute Player's Blueprint

A workshop that gives you fresh and innovative tools to build a strong and unshakeable foundation to your playing.

Sun 22 Oct

£70 / 01225 860100

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