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

2020
 
Thursday January 23 at 7.30 pm at The Great Hall, Exeter University
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Carlos Miguel Prieto - Conductor, with Ning Feng - Violin
R Strauss: Träumerei am Kamin
Elgar: Violin Concerto
Shostakovich: Symphony No.6
Tickets £42 £35 £27 £23 £17 from 01392 726363, Exeter Northcott Theatre, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4QB; Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets, Dix’s Field, Exeter, EX1 1GF
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Thursday February 6 at 7.30 pm at The Great Hall, Exeter University
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Marta Gardolińska - Conductor, with Alfredo Ovalles - Piano
Mozart: Don Giovanni Overture
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.4
Beethoven: Symphony No.6 ‘Pastoral’
Tickets £42 £35 £27 £23 £17 from 01392 726363, Exeter Northcott Theatre, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4QB; Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets, Dix’s Field, Exeter, EX1 1GF
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Thursday February 13 at 7.30 pm at The Great Hall, Exeter University
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Robert Trevino - Conductor, with Simone Lamsma - Violin
Stravinsky: Symphony in Three Movements
Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No.1
Rachmaninov: Symphony No.3
Tickets £42 £35 £27 £23 £17 from 01392 726363, Exeter Northcott Theatre, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4QB; Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets, Dix’s Field, Exeter, EX1 1GF
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Monday February 17 at 8 pm at Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street, Exeter
Nick Maclean Quartet featuring Brownman Ali - trumpet
This contemplative and often thrilling quartet's explorations of modern, original repertoire is led by the 26 year old star of Toronto s jazz piano community, Nick Maclean, featuring a truly provocative multi-award winning and Canada's preeminent jazz trumpet player (NYC Village Voice) Brownman Ali
Tickets £14 on the door; £12 in advance, £10 students, from fougoumusic.com
 
Sunday February 23 at 4 pm at St. Margaret's Church, Topsham
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade and Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola and Vicky Evans - cello
Mozart: String Quartet in D, K 421
Anton Webern: 6 Bagatelles
Beethoven: String Quartet in F op 59 No 1.
Tickets £15 at the door, £13 in advance from Divertimento 01803 863677, enquiries@divertimento.uk.com, or at the door. Under 18s free.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday March 6 at 7.30 pm at The Great Hall, Exeter University
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Pete Harrison- Conductor
Hollywood Head to Head
Classic soundtracks from the two greatest film composers alive today – Hans Zimmer and John Williams. As well as returning favourites, the evening features music from Inception, Angels & Demons, Jurassic Park, Star Wars, Batman Begins and many others.
Tickets £42 £35 £27 £23 £17 from 01392 726363, Exeter Northcott Theatre, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4QB; Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets, Dix’s Field, Exeter, EX1 1GF
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday March 7 at 7.30 pm at St. David's Church, Queen’s Terrace, Exeter EX4 4HR
Chloé Stratta - soprano, Anna Marie McLachlan - soprano, Robert Stephenson - flute, Sophie Brewer - flute, Joe Sharp - oboe
Johann Joachim Quantz: Double flute concerto in G minor
Bach: St. Matthew Passion aria 'Blute nur, du liebes Herz'
Marcello: Oboe concerto
Bach:Ascension Oratorio aria "Ach, bleibe doch'
Pergolesi: Stabat Mater
Tickets £15, concessions £5, from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/booking/init/KFDJFH
 
Sunday March 7 at 7.30pm at Barkham, Sandyway, South Molton, EX36 3LU
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade and Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola and Vicky Evans - cello
Mozart: String Quartet in D, K 421
Anton Webern: 6 Bagatelles
Beethoven: String Quartet in F op 59 No 1.
Tickets £15 at the door, £13 in advance from Divertimento 01803 863677, enquiries@divertimento.uk.com, or at the door. Under 18s free. Tickets and accommodation bookings from Leonie at Barkham barkham.farm@gmail.com
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Wednesday March 25 at 8 pm at Exeter Phoenix
Ibou Tall & Jazzmates
The dazzlingly impressive Senagalese jazz pianist Ibou Tall takes the classic sounds of piano standards but there is no denying his African influences. He brings a rich and rhythmic Afro jazz fusion to original material and well known tunes.
Tickets £14 on the door, £12 in advance from fougoumusic.com or 01803 898570
 
Saturday March 28 at 7.30 pm at Sidmouth Parish Church
ISCA Ensemble, with Joo Yeon Sir - vioolin
Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor Op 61
Alfie Pugh: A newly commissioned work
Rachmaninov: Vocalise for orchestra Op. 34
Marquez: Danzón No 2
Tickets £16 - £6 from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/booking/init/JHLHEF
 
Saturday March 28 at 7 pm at St Lawrence Chapel, Ashburton
Devon Song Festival
Swansong
James Way - tenor, Marta Fontanals-Simmons - mezzo-soprano, Katherine Watson - soprano, with Natalie Burch - piano
Schubert: Schwanengesang, plus poetry and letters, and swan songs of other great composers and song writers.
Tickets £15, u18s free, from www.devonsongfestival.com, Tpsham Bookshop
Supporting the Estuary League of Friends, Moorland Community Care and the Devon Air Ambulance
 
Thursday April 2 at 7.30 pm at The Great Hall, Exeter University
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra with Sunwook Kim - conductor and piano
Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Beethoven: Symphony No.4
Beethoven@ Piano Concerto No.5 ‘Emperor’
Tickets £42 £35 £27 £23 £17 from 01392 726363, Exeter Northcott Theatre, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4QB; Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets, Dix’s Field, Exeter, EX1 1GF
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday April 18 at 7.30pm at Barkham, Sandyway, South Molton, EX36 3LU
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade and Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola and Vicky Evans - cello
Haydn: String Quartet Op 20 no 6 in
Aaron Copland: Two Pieces for String Quartet
Brahms: String Quartet Op 51 no 1 in C minor
Tickets £15 at the door, £13 in advance from Divertimento 01803 863677, enquiries@divertimento.uk.com, or at the door. Under 18s free. Tickets and accommodation bookings from Leonie at Barkham barkham.farm@gmail.com
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday April 19 at 7.30pm at Lustleigh Village Hall
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade and Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola and Vicky Evans - cello
Haydn: String Quartet Op 20 no 6 in
Aaron Copland: Two Pieces for String Quartet
Brahms: String Quartet Op 51 no 1 in C minor
Tickets £15 at the door, £13 in advance from Divertimento 01803 863677, enquiries@divertimento.uk.com, or at the door. Under 18s free.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday May 8 at 7.30 pm at St James' Church, Mount Pleasant Road EX4 7AH
Exeter Choral Society
Rutter: Requiem
Poulenc: Requiem
Elgar: Te Deum
Tickets £12, students £6, u16s free, from Exeter TIC or from exeterchoral.co.uk
 
Sunday May 24 at 4 pm at St. Margaret's Church, Topsham
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade and Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola and Vicky Evans - cello
Haydn String Quartet Op 20 no 6 in A
Brahms String Quartet, Op 51 no 1 in C minor
Tickets £15 at the door, £13 in advance from Divertimento 01803 863677, enquiries@divertimento.uk.com, or at the door. Under 18s free.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Wednesday June 17 at 8pm at Exeter Phoeni
Kate & Mike Westbrook's Granite Band.
The Granite Band present Granite. This epic and ground-breaking work is inspired by her love of Dartmoor and its granite quarries. Kate’s astonishing vocal range and strikingly original lyrics are matched by composer Mike Westbrook’s genre bustng score and her brilliant Granite Band.
Tickets £14 on the door, £12 in advance from fougoumusic.com or 01803 898570
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday June 27 at 7 pm at St. Nicholas Priory, The Mint, Exeter
Elegance Duo - Ekaterina Shetliffe - piano and Yulia Northridge - violin
Handel: Sonata No. 6 E major
Mozart: Sonata A minor (piano)
Brahms: Sonata No. 2
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday June 27 at 7.30pm at Barkham, Sandyway, South Molton, EX36 3LU
Divertimento Piano Trio
Beethoven: Piano Trio in G, Op 1 no 2
Mendelssohn: Piano Trio no 2 in C minor, Op 66
Tickets £15 at the door, £13 in advance from Divertimento 01803 863677, enquiries@divertimento.uk.com, or at the door. Under 18s free. Tickets and accommodation bookings from Leonie at Barkham barkham.farm@gmail.com
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday June 28 at 5 pm at St. Margaret's Church, Topsham
Divertimento Piano Trio
Beethoven: Piano Trio in G, Op 1 no 2
Mendelssohn: Piano Trio no 2 in C minor, Op 66
Tickets £15 at the door, £13 in advance from Divertimento 01803 863677, enquiries@divertimento.uk.com, or at the door. Under 18s free
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Monday July 20 at 8 pm at Exeter Phoenix
Dave Holdsworth's New Brew
Legendary jazz trumpet player Dave Holdsworth, a featured soloist with many of the most significant jazz bands in the UK, tonight with his own band, New Brew and his belated debut album as band leader .
Tickets £14 on the door, £12 in advance from fougoumusic.com or 01803 898570
 
Saturday September 12 at 7.30 pm at Wellhayes Vineyard, Clayhanger, Tiverton EX16 7NY
Devon Baroque Chamber Ensemble: Persephone Gibbs, Sharon Lindo - Violins, Gay Amherst - cello, Andrew Wilson-Dickson - Harpsichord
Baroque Trio Sonatas, solo sonatas and other chamber music
Tickets £15 from https://wellhayes.uk/concerts-2020/, music@wellhayes.uk or 01398 361612
A part of Devon Baroque's 20th Anniversary concert series
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 31 at t.30 pm at Exeter Cathedral
Isca Ensemble and the University of Exeter Chapel Choir, Roger Hendy & Michael Graham - Musical Directors
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music
Gabriel Fauré: Requiem Op. 48
Antonín Dvorák: Symphony No 8 in G major Op. 88
Ticket details tba
 
Saturday Novenber 28 at 7.30 pm at Sidmouth Parish Church
Isca Ensemble with Jordan Black - clarinet
Takashi Yoshimatsu: 'And Birds Are Still…’
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Dvorák: Symphony No. 6 in D major, Op. 60
Ticket details tba
 
Sunday December 5 at 7.30 pm at Exeter University Great Hall
Exeter University Chapel Choir, Isca Ensemble and chorus, Michael Graham - Musical Director, with 4 top class soloists
Handel: Messiah: A special performance in aid of the charity FORCE
Tickets available soon.
 
   

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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