Plymouth Classical Music Concert Diary
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Concerts in the Exeter Area
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The list below makes no claim to be comprehensive. More details are available via the links or from the respective organisations

2019
 
Saturday April 28 at 4pm at St. Margaret's Church, Topsham
Divertimento String Quartet - Mary Eade, Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola, Vicky Evans - cello
Mozart Oboe Quartet, Bruch, Beethoven
Tickets £12 on the door, £10 in advance from The Topsham Bookshop, 27 Fore St, Topsham 01392-877895, Under-18s free of charge
 
Thursday May 2 at 7.30 pm at Sidmouth Parish Church
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Celebrating a welcome return to Sidmouth by this famous orchestra.
Marta Gardolińska conductor Johannes Moser cello
Grieg : Holberg Suite
Haydn : Cello Concerto in C
Leshnoff : Suite for Cello, Timpani and Strings
Mozart : Symphony No 29
Tickets online visit www.bsolive.com
 
Saturday May 4 at 7 pm at St. Giles' Church, Sidbury
ISCA Voices: a group of former girl choristers from Exeter Cathedral, choirmaster Stephen Tanner, with the former boy choristers of the Isca Band.
Religious and folk, jazz and popular music
Tickets £7 on the door include refreshments and programme
 
Saturday May 4 at 7.30 pm at United Reform Church, Southernhay, Exeter
Exeter Choral Society
Haydn: The Seasons
Tickets £12 including programme - see Exeter Choral Society website or Exeter visitor centre
 
Friday May 10 at 7 pm at Exeter Cathedral
The Albion Quartet: Tamsin Waley-Cohen - Violin, Emma Parker - Violin, Rosalind Ventris - Viola, Nathaniel Boyd - Cello
Details tba
 
Saturday May 11 at 7.30pm at Holy Trinity Church, Exmouth
Exmouth Choral Society and Orchestra, conductor Laurence Blyth. Soloists TBA
Britten: "Rejoice in the Lamb"
Goodall: "Eternal Light: A Requiem"
Vaughan Williams: "Five Mystical Songs"
Whitacre: "The Seal Lullaby"
Tickets £12 on the door, u18s free, £10 online in advance or from Holy Trinity Church (Rolle St, Exmouth), Cabin News (The Parade, Exmouth) and The Card Shop Too (High Street, Budleigh Salterton)
 
Saturday May 18 at 7.30 pm at Southernhay United Reformed Church, Exeter
Exeter Camerata A new chamber orchestra for the South West
Tony Hindley - Musical Director, Antony Clements - leader, with Joel Munday - violin
Handel : Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Bach - Violin concerto in E major
Delius : On First hearing the Cuckoo in Spring
Mozart : Symphony No 40 in G minor
Tickets £12 (students £5) online at ticketsource.co.uk or at Exeter Visitor Information & tickets (01392 665885).
 
Friday May 31 at 7 pm at St. Giles' Church, Sidbury
Haldon String Quartet
Beethoven: Razumovsky quartet Op. 59 No.2
and music by Haydn and George Butterworth
Tickets £7 on the door include refreshments and programme
 
Friday June 7 at 7.30 pm at Powderham Castle. Kenton. Devon. EX6 8JQ
Music in the Castle
Andrew Millington & David Davies - Organ & Piano
Programme to include Samuel Wesley's Duet for Organ
Tickets £16, Student £8 from www.musicinthecastle.co.uk
 
Saturday June 8 at 10.30 am at Southernhay United Reformed Church
'Flute Cake' - Sophie Brewer, Jennifer Campbell and Ruth Molins
Free Coffee Concert
 
Saturday June 8 at 7.30 pm at Sidmouth Parish Church
Isca Ensemble, conductor Roger Hendy, guest Concertmeister Segei Melyanov, with Luka Okros - piano
Rimksy Korsakov : Capriccio Espagnol
Mozart : Piano Concerto No 21 K 467
Tchaikovsky : Symphony No. 4.
Tickets £7.00 - £15.00 from www.iscaensemble.org.uk or Ticketsource or at Paragon Books, Sidmouth (01395 514516) or Exeter Visitor Information & tickets (01392 665885).
 
Saturday June 8 at 7.30 pm at Exeter Cathedral
Exeter Chamber Choir, Musical Director: Andrew Daldorph
J.S. Bach: Mass in B minor
Ticket information to follow.
 
Sunday June 9 at 3 pm at Sidmouth Parish Church
Luka Okros - piano
Haydn : Sonata Hob.XVI:34 in E minor
Chopin : Sonata No 2 op.35 IN B flat major
Liszt : Sonata in B minor
Tickets in advance only from roghendy@gmail.com (limited number available)
There are no other ticket outlets for this special recital.
Promoted by Roger Hendy
Music Adviser Joanna Leach Foundation
 
Saturday June 29 at 6.30 pm at St. Stephen's Church, High Street Exeter, EX4 3LW
Iryna Ilnytska - mezzo-soprano and Ekaterina Shetliffe - piano
Programme will include arias from Mozart: "Le nozze di Figaro" & "Cosi fan tutte", Rossini: Il Baribiere di Siviglia" & "Otello", as well as piano masterpieces.
Tickets £10 (£8 concessions) on the door and on www.ticketsource.co.uk/elegance
 
Saturday July 6 at 7.30 pm at Exeter Cathedral
Exeter Philharmonic Choir, St. David s Singers, Exeter University Chapel Choir, Exeter Symphony Orchestra - Conductor Brian Northcott , with Thomas Hobbs - Tenor, Madeleine Shaw - Mezzo Soprano and Tim Mirfin - Bass
Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius
Tickets £12. £20. £26 www.exetersymphonyorchestra.co.uk
 
Saturday July 6 at 7.30 pm at 7.30 pm at The Great Hall, Exeter
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Marta Gardolinska
Last Night of the BSO Proms
Suppé: Light Cavalry March Overture
Bizet: Carmen Suite
Grieg: Wedding Day At Troldhaugen
Saint-Saëns: Bacchanale
Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3 “Scottish” – 4th movement
Vaughan Williams: English Folksong Suite
Purcell: Dido’s Lament
Walton: Crown Imperial March Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
Wood: Fantasia on British Sea Songs
Parry: Jerusalem
Elgar: Pomp & Circumstance March No.1
Tickets: Balcony £24 Stalls and Boxes £19 from boxoffice@exeternorthcott.co.uk, tel: 01392 726363
 
July 12 - 20 at St Peter's Church on The Lawn and Temple Methodist Church, Budleigh Salterton
Budleigh Music Festival - Classical Music on the Jurassic Coast
9 Evening Concerts including Soloists of the 12 Ensemble, Sansara, Pleyel Ensemble, Festival Orchestra, Trio Sitkovetsky, James Martin Bartlett, Elias Quartet and more, plus free lunchtime concerts with up-and-coming local musicians. For further information visit www.budleighmusicfestival.co.uk in 2019
 
Saturday July 13 at 10.30 am at Southernhay United Reformed Church
'No Refunds' - Chris Avis and John Scarfe
Free Coffee Concert
 
Friday July 26 at 7 pm at Exeter Cathedral
Amadeus Orchestra, Conductor Philip Mackenzie with Mariya Kostenko - piano
Rimsky Korsakov: Scheherezade
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
Shostakovich: Symphony no. 8
Tickets £15 to £35 from https://exeternorthcott.co.uk/book/?sid=112086
 
Saturday August 3 at 7 pm at St. Giles' Church, Sidbury
Joel Munday - violin, Julian Trevelyan - piano
Johann Sebastian Bach : Sonata in E major BWV 1016
Leos Janacek : Sonata for Violin and Piano
Robert Schumann : Sonata No. 1 in A minor Op. 105
John Adams : Road Movies
Organiser Keith Dawson keithd2@icloud.com
Tickets at the door £7 to include refreshments Tickets £7 on the door include refreshments and programme
Sponsored by the Joanna Leach Foundation
 
Saturday August 10 at 10.30 am at Southernhay United Reformed Church
John Scarfe - organ
Free Coffee Concert
 
Saturday October 19 at 10.30 am at Southernhay United Reformed Church
'Excellent Flutes'
A Flute Chorus
Free Coffee Concert
 
Saturday October 19 at 7.30 pm at Exeter Cathedral
Isca Ensemble and Chorus, conductor Roger Hendy, with Exeter University Chapel Choir, The Maynard School Senior Chamber Choir, and solists Heloise West - soprano, Michael Graham - tenor, Tim Mirfin - bass
Haydn: The Creation
Haydn: Te Deum in C
Tickets £12.00 - £25.00 from 01392 665885
 
Saturday November 16 at 10.30 am at Southernhay United Reformed Church
Phil Bonsor - clarinet and Dorothy Raven - piano
Free Coffee Concert
 
Saturday November 23 at 7.30 pm at Sidmouth Parish Church
Isca Ensemble
Robert Millington - organ
Alex Wilson - piano
Raddon Stephenson - trombone
Alfie Pugh - new specially commissioned work
Ferdinand David - Concertino for trombone and orchestra
Saint Saëns - ORGAN SYMPHONY
Tickets available online at www.ticketsouce.co.uk, www.iscaensemble.org.uk or at Paragon Books, Sidmouth (01395 514516)
 
Saturday November 30 at 7.30 pm at Southernhay United Reformed Church, Exeter
Exeter Symphony Orchestra, Conductor Brian Northcott, Assistant Conductor Mark Perry, Leader Clare Marchant, with Kristiana Ignatjeva - cello
Shostakovich: Festive Ouverture
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Bax: Symphony No. 7
Tickets £15 (£12 in advance from orchestra members), u18s £1. www.exetersymphonyorchestra.co.uk
 
Saturday December 7 at 10.30 am at Southernhay United Reformed Church
The Southernhay Singers
Carols old and new
Free Coffee Concert
 
Friday December 13 at 7.30 pm at Powderham Castle. Kenton. Devon. EX6 8JQ
Music in the Castle
West Barok Singers & Players
Programme to include
Buxtehude: Der Herr Ist Mit Mir
Corelli: Concerto Grosso Op. 6 n.8 (Christmas Concerto)
Handel: Dixit Dominus.
Tickets £16, Student £8 from www.musicinthecastle.co.uk
 
Saturday December 21 at 7.30 pm at Sidmouth Parish Church
Isca Ensemble
Joel Munday - violin
Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Mozart : Violin Concerto No 3 in G major
Mendelssohn : Symphony No 3 'Scottish'
Wine and mince pies
Tickets available online at www.iscaensemble.org.uk or Ticketsource or Paragon Books, Sidmouth (01395 514516) or at Exeter Visitor Information & tickets (01392 665885)
 

Exeter Music Organisations

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

EMG Symphony Orchestra

Exeter Symphony Orchestra

Exeter Bach Society

Exeter Cathedral

Exeter Festival Chorus holds concerts at venues in Exeter and elsewhere. Tickets available from 01626 336619 or via the EFC Ticket booking form on their website.

Exeter Philharmonic Choir

Exmouth Concert Society holds concerts at Holy Trinity Church, Rolle Road, Exmouth. Concerts start at 7.30 pm and tickets cost £8 (students £2.50) at the door

Exeter Choral Society

The ISCA Ensemble South West

 


 

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