Travelling Light at the Greenbelt festival

Travelling Light at the Greenbelt festival

Inspired by the Greenbelt Festival 2014 theme of ‘travelling light’, the Berkeley Ensemble joined the festival again this year with a music and dance workshop delivered by members of the group alongside the fantastic choreographer and dancer, Jo Meredith.
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Campden Music: Britten, Bliss and Holst

Campden Music: Britten, Bliss and Holst

11 November 2014
7:30pm

Campden Music, St. James’ Church, Chipping Campden

  • Britten: Simple Symphony Op. 4
  • Mozart: Quintet for clarinet and strings K.581
  • G. Holst: Wind Quintet
  • Bliss: Conversations
  • Britten: Sinfonietta Op. 1

Entry via subscription or as a guest (suggested £15 donation, full-time students free)

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The Berkeley Ensemble marks its Chipping Campden debut with a programme contrasting Mozart’s sublime late clarinet quintet with the youthful vitality of Britten’s Simple Symphony and virtuosic Sinfonietta.

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Wind duos in Worton

Wind duos in Worton

4 October 2014
5:00pm

Worton Organic Garden
Worton, Nr Cassington OX29 4SU

  • Beethoven: Duo No. 1 in C major, WoO 27
  • Jacob: Partita for solo bassoon
  • Damase: Conversations for clarinet and bassoon
  • Telemann: Sonata No. 5 in B minor TWV40:105
  • L. Berkeley: Three Pieces for solo clarinet
  • Poulenc: Sonata for clarinet and bassoon

Tickets: call 077185 18964 for availability

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New Cobbett Prize: Grand Finale

New Cobbett Prize: Grand Finale

10 December 2014
7:30pm

The Forge, 3-7 Delancey Street, London, NW1 7NL

Colin Matthews: Fantazia 13

Plus six finalists’ pieces selected from the competition’s previous rounds.

Tickets £12 (£10)  from www.forgevenue.org

Free pre-concert discussion: The state of composition in Britain today, 6.45pm

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