Sir Jack Lyons Hall

Sir Jack Lyons Hall
University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD
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The 24

Robert Hollingworth, director New Beginnings Ockeghem Intemerata Dei mater Peter McGarr Love Remains Byrd Ad Dominum cum tribularer Frank Bridge Five Part-songs Thea Musgrave Rorate Coeli A group like The 24 changes nearly half its personnel every autumn when it welcomes new students to the line-up. So the job of the…

Wed 15 Nov

£10 (£8; £3)

  • 19:30

Fri 10 Nov

£6 (£4; £3)

Live Music, Classical.

  • 19:30

Fretwork

Winning the Royal Philharmonic Society's prestigious Chamber Music & Song award last May endorsed Fretwork's reputation as 'the finest viol consort on the planet'. Fretwork has revitalised the historic core of the viol repertoire and worked with composers to create new music for this most civilised of ensembles. Two…

Wed 22 Nov

£17 (£15; £5)

  • 19:30

Heather Roche And Eva Zollner

Eva Zollner and Heather Roche present new pieces for their instruments with electronics. From Pierre Alexandre Tremblay's sprawling asinglewordisnotenough4 with its meandering dissonances, noise and thumping rhythms, to new works by Luis Artunes Pena and Antti Saario. They add some recent solo collaborations: by Michelle…

Fri 27 Oct

£10 (£8; £3)

  • 19:30

Fri 22 Sep

£15 (Children £5)

Violinists Johnston and Jackson, violist Bradley, cellists Doumenge and Lowe, and pianist Brownell perform Beethoven's Piano Trio No 7 In B 'The Archduke, plus Schubert's Quintet In C Major For Strings.

  • 19:30

Sat 23 Sep

£15 (Children £5)

Violinists Johnston and Jackson, violist Bradley, cellists Doumenge and Lowe, and pianist Brownell perform Mozart's Piano Quartet G Minor, Schubert's Notturno In E For Piano Trio, and Brahms' Piano Quartet G Minor.

  • 19:30

Matthew Brook And Peter Seymour

Matthew Brook, bass-baritone Peter Seymour, harpsichord Amore traditore - Drama and turmoil JS Bach Cantata 203 'Amore traditore' BWV 203 Handel Cantata 'Dalla guerra amorosa' HWV 102a JS Bach French Suite in C minor BWV 813 Handel Suite in E HWV 430 (Harmonious Blacksmith) with theatre songs by Purcell and Blow Matthew…

Wed 25 Oct

£17 (£15; £5)

  • 19:30

Punch, Pierrot And Pantalone

This year's student Practical Project (overseen by Robert Hollingworth and Omar Shahryar) is a devised project inspired by commedia dell'arte, the improvised comedy of 16th to 18th century Italy which was highly influential in France before its cousin arrived in England as 'Punch and Judy'. In the 16th century madrigal…

Wed 1 Nov

£10 (£8; £3)

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Nov

£10 (£8; £3)

  • 19:30

Fri 3 Nov

£10 (£8; £3)

  • 19:30

Quatuor Diotima

Sitting between two classical quartets, the great quartet by Ravel is to be heard at its best in performance by French musicians who bring a native sensibility to its lush textures. Szymanowski fuses neo-classicism with the folk music of the Tatra mountains and Schubert's final quartet is a pinnacle of the repertoire.

Wed 8 Nov

£17 (£15; £5)

  • 19:30

The Swingles

Seven-piece vocal harmony ensemble.

Wed 4 Oct

£18 (£16; £5)

  • 19:30

University Of York Chamber Choir And Baroque Ensemble

Handel and the English Baroque Ode for St Cecilia's Day HWV 76 O Sing unto the Lord a New Song HWV 249 Handel's beautifully intimate settings written for the first Duke of Chandos are among his less well-known but some of his loveliest works, and perfect examples of the composer's English style. The annual celebrations…

Wed 29 Nov

£12 (£10; £3)

  • 19:30

University of York Symphony Orchestra

Walton and Prokofiev's works come from the 1950s and are highly lyrical and somewhat nostalgic in tone. The concerto was Walton's first major work to be written on Ischia and is full of Italian warmth. Leeds-born Zachary Owen recently graduated from the RNCM and will continue his studies at the Guildhall School of Music…

Sat 25 Nov

£13 (£11; £3)

  • 19:00

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