Holywell Music Room

Holywell Music Room
Holywell Street, Oxford, OX1 3SD
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ACROSS THE UNIVERSE

"Impro/devised piece on Arvo Pärt’s ‘Spiegel im Spiegel’ Sultan Khan: Song of Separation & Waiting cello and tabla. The Beatles: Indian inspired songs From: Sexy Sadie, Norwegian Wood, Within You Without You, Tomorrow Never Knows Sollima: Lamentatio Terry Riley: Half-wolf dances mad in the mooonlight Bach: G major…

Sun 1 Oct

£25 / 01865 276125

Beethoven, Brahms & Rachmaninov

Rachmaninov Cello Sonata in G minor op 19 Beethoven Clarinet Trio in B flat Gassenhauer op 11 Brahms Clarinet Trio in A minor op 114 A new ensemble, but with experienced musicians, including the brilliant clarinetist Anna Hashimoto, who has earned worldwide praise OXFORD CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY LE

Sun 4 Mar 2018

£20 / 01865 276125

COMPOSER–TO–COMPOSER

Pēteris Vasks, composer in residence, and composer and BBC presenter Michael Berkeley, speak about the creative process and the composer’s life "N.B. E-Ticket or Postage ONLY Priority booking until 1st July with code OCMFPriority2017 £125 'Rover ticket' for members only with code 2017FRIEND125 - gives access to all…

Sat 30 Sep

£15 / 01865 276125

Dr K Sextet

The Dr K. Sextet explores and tells stories, drawing on an eclectic mix of composers from around the world who have used folk tales to create fascinating musical stories. Programme to include: Sir Peter Maxwell Davies Dances from the Two Fiddlers (sextet), Sadie Harrison Bell Music for St Casimir (clarinet and piano)…

Sun 15 Apr 2018

£15 / 01865 276125

ENCHANTED

"Benjamin Britten: Lachrymae Pēteris Vasks: Plainscapes for piano trio Edward Elgar: Piano quintet" "N.B. E-Ticket or Postage ONLY Priority booking until 1st July with code OCMFPriority2017 £125 'Rover ticket' for members only with code 2017FRIEND125 - gives access to all OCMF concerts NOW INCLUDING Sheldonian on…

Fri 29 Sep

£15 / 01865 276125

FATAL ILLUSION

"Johannes Brahms: Scherzo from the ‘F.A.E.’ Sonata Pēteris Vasks: String Quartet No.4 Franz Schubert: Death and the Maiden" "N.B. E-Ticket or Postage ONLY Priority booking until 1st July with code OCMFPriority2017 £125 'Rover ticket' for members only with code 2017FRIEND125 - gives access to all OCMF concerts NOW…

Fri 29 Sep

£25 / 01865 276125

HIDDEN MESSAGE

"Pēteris Vasks: Epifania for string orchestra Anton Arensky: Quartet for violin, viola and two cellos Johannes Brahms: Clarinet quintet" "N.B. E-Ticket or Postage ONLY Priority booking until 1st July with code OCMFPriority2017 £125 'Rover ticket' for members only with code 2017FRIEND125 - gives access to all OCMF…

Sat 30 Sep

£25 / 01865 276125

Isimsiz Ensemble

Isimsiz Ensemble. Schubert Trout quintet Season Ticket Price: £130. Please add a ticket for each concert to your basket and the discount will apply automatically. The Holywell Room box office is open from 9.45am to collect tickets. Doors will open for seating at 11am. Children aged between 5 and 10 are free…

Sun 24 Sep

£12 / 01865 276125

JUNKO KOBAYASHI (PIANO)

Saturday 16 September: MOZART Piano Sonata K333, in B flat major SCHUBERT Impromptus D.899 Nos 2 and 3 BEETHOVEN Piano sonata, the Waldstein, Op 53, in C major Junko Kobayashi, who was born in Japan, will perform Mozart’s sparkling piano sonata, K 333, written at the same time as the Linz symphony, followed by two…

Sat 16 Sep

£15 / 01865 276125

Sun 17 Sep

£15 / 01865 276125

London Haydn String Quartet

London Haydn String Quartet. Haydn String Quartet op.71 no.2 Beethoven String Quartet op.95 Season Ticket Price: £130. Please add a ticket for each concert to your basket and the discount will apply automatically. The Holywell Room box office is open from 9.45am to collect tickets. Doors will open for seating at…

Sun 27 Aug

£12 / 01865 276125

Marmen String Quartet

Haydn op.74/1 Janacek no.1 Season Ticket Price: £130. Please add a ticket for each concert to your basket and the discount will apply automatically. The Holywell Room box office is open from 9.45am to collect tickets. Doors will open for seating at 11am. Children aged between 5 and 10 are free when accompanied by…

Sun 17 Sep

£12 / 01865 276125

Mozart, Janácek & Smetana

Mozart String Quartet in C Dissonance K465 Janáček String Quartet no 1 Kreutzer Sonata Smetana String Quartet no 1 From my life When the Škampa played for us in 2016 no one wanted to go home, so here they are playing for us again. And with quite a programme… OXFORD CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY LE

Sun 11 Feb 2018

£25 / 01865 276125

Mozart Quintet: Mendelssohn Octet

Mozart String Quintet in G minor K516 Dobrinka Tabakova Insight Mendelssohn Octet in E flat op 20 Founded in 2012 by violinist Eloisa-Fleur Thom and cellist Max Ruisi, London-based ensemble 12 has now acquired an international reputation. We are delighted to welcome three quarters of them (including Eloisa-Fleur and Max…

Sun 22 Apr 2018

£20 / 01865 276125

OXFORD CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY SEASON TICKET TO ALL 7 CONCERTS

For sale from Playhouse up to 6 October 2017 only. After 6 October 2017, season tickets available from Caroline Simmonds 21 Robinson Road Wootton OX1 5LE 01865 321024 / crsimmonds21@gmail.com OCMS LE

Sun 8 Oct

£100 / 01865 276125

Piano Trio Masterpieces

Mendelssohn Piano Trio no 1 in D minor op 49 Brahms Piano trio no 2 in C major op 87 Ravel Piano Trio Three masterpieces of the piano trio genre – think of the virtuoso piano excitement of the Mendelssohn, the grandeur of the Brahms and the impressionistic poetry of the Ravel Note: Young people aged 8 to 25 will be…

Sun 26 Nov

£20 / 01865 276125

Piatti String Quartet

Piatti String Quartet. Beethoven String Quartet op.130 Beethoven Grosse Fuge Season Ticket Price: £130. Please add a ticket for each concert to your basket and the discount will apply automatically. The Holywell Room box office is open from 9.45am to collect tickets. Doors will open for seating at 11am.

Sun 3 Sep

£12 / 01865 276125

Schubert & Different Trains

Reich Different Trains Crumb Black Angels Schubert String Quartet in A minor Rosamunde D804 The Bingham is one of the most innovative of UK string quartets, venturing where not all ensembles choose or dare to go so we are particularly excited to have in the Reich and Crumb two ‘Bingham classics’. Their performance of…

Sun 21 Jan 2018

£20 / 01865 276125

SextetFest

Strauss Capriccio: Prelude Schoenberg Verklärte Nacht Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence The London Mozart Players, founded in 1949, was the first British chamber orchestra, and it remains alive and well. Six of their members bring a richly Romantic programme in which one will be able to revel in the all richness and…

Sun 8 Oct

£20 / 01865 276125

SPELLBOUND

"Pēteris Vasks: White Scenery for piano solo Alexander Glazunov: Oriental Reverie for clarinet and strings Maurice Ravel: Trio for violin, cello and piano Miklós Rosza: Spellbound for theremin and ensemble" "N.B. E-Ticket or Postage ONLY Priority booking until 1st July with code OCMFPriority2017 £125 'Rover…

Thu 28 Sep

£15 / 01865 276125

Tim Horton

Tim Horton (piano). Ravel Valse Nobles et Sentimentales Schubert Sonata in B flat d960 Season Ticket Price: £130. Please add a ticket for each concert to your basket and the discount will apply automatically. The Holywell Room box office is open from 9.45am to collect tickets. Doors will open for seating at…

Sun 10 Sep

£12 / 01865 276125

Touching Bass

Mozart Oboe Quartet K370 Westhoff Imitation of Bells Bottesini Elegy for double bass Dan Johnson A very difficult piece for string bass Mozart Adagio for cor anglais and string trio K580a Britten Phantasy Quartet for oboe and strings Bottesini Grand Duo Concertante for violin and double bass, oboe and strings This is…

Sun 29 Oct

£20 / 01865 276125

The Villiers Quartet

The Villiers Quartet is the quartet in residence at the University of Oxford. The quartet has a wide repertoire, including neglected works by British composers, as well as contemporary works. They run an annual competition to commission new music for string quartet.

Fri 24 Nov

£15 / 01865 276125

The quartet play Haydn Quartet in D minor no. 2 op. 76 Fifths; Peter Racine Fricker Quartet no. 2 op.20; and Dvořák Quartet in A flat major no. 14 op. 105.

Fri 23 Feb 2018

£15 / 01865 276125

Performing Mendelssohn’s op. 80 and a quartet by Hubert Parry.

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