Holywell Music Room

Holywell Music Room
Holywell Street, Oxford, OX1 3SD
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Adderbury Ensemble With Martyn Jackson (June)

Adderbury Ensemble with Viv McLean (piano) Directed by Martyn Jackson. Beethoven String Quartet in C minor, op 18 no 4. Brahms Piano Quintet in F Minor, op 34. Season Ticket Price: £120 for 12 concerts 9th Apr to 25th June. Coffee Concerts 07518 479 062 - tickets reserved on this number will be held at the door…

Sun 18 Jun

£12 / 01865 276125

A CHOPIN JOURNEY: Swan songs

CHOPIN: Scherzo no.2 Op.31 CHOPIN: Etudes from Op.25 CHOPIN: Waltzes from Opp.18 & 64 CHOPIN: Mazurkas, Prelude, Berceuse, CHOPIN: Two Nocturnes Op.62 CHOPIN: Sonata in B minor Op.58 The acclaimed pianist and composer Jack Gibbons has been performing his highly popular annual Oxford Summer Piano Series without a…

Sun 13 Aug

£16 / 01865 276125

A CHOPIN JOURNEY: Warsaw to Paris

CHOPIN: Fantaisie-Impromptu CHOPIN: Funeral March Sonata Op.35 CHOPIN: “Raindrop” Prelude Op.28 no.15 CHOPIN: Mazurka Op. 68 no.2 CHOPIN: 3 Écossaises CHOPIN: Andante Spianato & Grande Polonaise Op.22 CHOPIN: Romance from Concerto in E minor, Op.11 CHOPIN: selection of Études from Opp.10 & 25 The acclaimed…

Wed 19 Jul

£16 / 01865 276125

Daniel Lebhardt

SCHUBERT: Drei Klavierstücke D. 946 RACHMANINOV: Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.36 (1913) BARTOK: Piano Sonata, Sz.80 (1926) 14 Oxford Coffee Concerts LE

Sun 25 Jun

£12 / 01865 276125

A day's music at the Holywell Music Room

A rich palette of music commencing with the Edington String Quartet, followed by John Reid with a piano recital, and closing with a talk by Geoffrey Tyack on Architecture in Oxford, all in the oldest custom-built concert hall in Europe. There will be an hour and a half's break for lunch (not provided). IAO LE

Tue 25 Jul

£45 / 01865 276125

AN EVENING OF BEETHOVEN

BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata in C minor, Op.13, "Pathétique" BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op.27 no.2, "Moonlight" BEETHOVEN Eroica Variations, Op.35 BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata in F minor, Op.57, "Appassionata" The acclaimed pianist Jack Gibbons has been performing his highly popular annual summer recitals in Oxford…

Wed 12 Jul

£16 / 01865 276125

GERSHWIN AT THE KEYBOARD

GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue GERSHWIN: Variations on I Got Rhythm GERSHWIN: Three Preludes GERSHWIN: recreations of the composer's original show-tune improvisations: Swanee The Man I Love Fascinating Rhythm The Half Of It Dearie Blues When Do We Dance? Looking For A Boy That Certain Feeling ‘S Wonderful/Funny Face My One…

Wed 9 Aug

£16 / 01865 276125

JACK GIBBONS' FAREWELL PIANO PARTY

The acclaimed pianist and composer Jack Gibbons concludes his 30th annual Summer Piano Series with his traditional end-of-summer mix of reminiscences and requests chosen on the night by the audience. The programme will include works by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, Alkan, Debussy, Gershwin, Gibbons and much more.

Wed 16 Aug

£16 / 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

THE LIFE OF GERSHWIN

GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue GERSHWIN: An American in Paris GERSHWIN: Concerto in F (2nd movement) GERSHWIN: Porgy and Bess Suite extracts GERSHWIN: recreations of the composer's original show-tune improvisations: Swanee Fascinating Rhythm Sweet and Low-down Do Do Do Someone To Watch Over Me I Got Rhythm Embraceable You…

Sun 16 Jul

£16 / 01865 276125

LISZT & ALKAN: PIANO LEGENDS

LISZT: Hungarian Rhapsody no.2 LISZT: Étude de concert: Un Sospiro LISZT, CHOPIN, THALBERG, PIXIS, CZERNY: Hexaméron ALKAN: Prelude in G flat, Op.31 no.13 ALKAN: Concerto for solo piano (Etudes Op.39 nos.8, 9 & 10) The acclaimed pianist and composer Jack Gibbons has been performing his highly popular annual Oxford…

Wed 26 Jul

£16 / 01865 276125

Martyn Jackson & Petr Limonov

Martyn Jackson (violin). Petr Limonov (piano). Beethoven violin sonata in A minor. Poulanc violin Sonata. Tchaikovsky Valse Scherzo. Season Ticket Price: £120 for 12 concerts 9th Apr to 25th June. Coffee Concerts 07518 479 062 - tickets reserved on this number will be held at the door until 11am. Box office is…

Sun 4 Jun

£12 / 01865 276125

Menahem Pressler Piano Recital

The Oxford Piano Festival is honoured to welcome back Menahem Pressler for what is sure to be a captivating recital in the historic Holywell Music Room. In 2016 he was made Life President of the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra in acknowledgment of his outstanding contribution to the Oxford Piano Festival. Menahem…

Fri 4 Aug

£25 / 01865 276125

Oxford Trobadors

We bring the medieval and modern troubadours alive with a performance always greeted with acclaim by our audiences. Box office and seating open at 7pm Time of interval: 8.15pm for 15 minutes. Denis Noble LE

Fri 16 Jun

£15 (£10) / 01865 276125

Quartet for the End of Time

RAVELPiano Trio in A minor, M. 67 MESSIAENQuatuor pour la fin du temps  The Soloists of the Oxford PhilharmonicMomo Kodama piano Amid the despondency of a World War IIprisoner-of-war camp, the apocalyptic prophecies of Revelations resonatedprofoundly with the deeply pious Olivier Messiaen. Striving not for retributionbut…

Sat 3 Jun

£20 / 01865 276125

Savitri Grier & Richard Uttley

The violinist and pianist duo performs Enescu's Violin Sonata No 3 In A Minor 'Dans Le Caractere Populaire Roumain' and Brahms's Violin Sonata No 3 In D Minor.

Sun 28 May

£12 / 01865 276125

SUMMER CLASSICS: celebrating 40 years at the Holywell

Music from 40 years of Gibbons concerts at the historic Holywell Music Room BACH Partita no.1 in B flat (Praeludium) SCHUBERT Sonata in A (1st movement), D.664 CHOPIN Two Etudes Op.25 nos.1 & 2 ALKAN Le Festin d’Ésope Op.39 no.12 ALKAN Barcarolle Op.67 no.6 ALKAN Comme le vent Op.39 no.1 DEBUSSY Hommage a…

Sun 23 Jul

£16 / 01865 276125

Tippett String Quartet

Tippett String Quartet. To include Beethoven String Quartet op.132. Season Ticket Price: £120 for 12 concerts 9th Apr to 25th June. Coffee Concerts 07518 479 062 - tickets reserved on this number will be held at the door until 11am. Box office is open from 9.45am to collect tickets. Doors open for seating 11am.

Sun 11 Jun

£12 / 01865 276125

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