New Cobbett Prize launch concert

New Cobbett Prize launch concert

25 May 2014
3:00pm

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

  • Michael Berkeley: Clarion Call and Gallop
  • William Hurlstone: Phantasie for String Quartet in A minor
  • John Casken: Blue Medusa
  • Ludwig van Beethoven: Septet in E flat, op. 20

Tickets: £12/£10

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‘Clarion Call’ reviews roundup

‘Clarion Call’ reviews roundup

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Released earlier this year, our debut recording Clarion Call has been receiving positive reviews in the press and online – read our pick of them here.

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The great unknown: Dan Shilladay writes for International Arts Manager

The great unknown: Dan Shilladay writes for International Arts Manager

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Our viola player, Dan Shilladay, has written a guest article for International Arts Manager on the trials and tribulations of hunting down repertoire. Read it here.

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Ibstock Place School / Sutherland Series recital

Ibstock Place School / Sutherland Series recital

15 May 2014
7:00pm

Sutherland Series
Ibstock Place School Clarence Lane, London SW15 5PY

Programme to include:

  • Mozart: Clarinet Quintet K. 581

Tickets: £10 (£5 for students)

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Live at the BBC

Live at the BBC

In the studio

The Berkeley Ensemble made its radio debut on BBC Radio 3’s In Tune on the 4th March, performing Michael Berkeley’s Clarion Call and Gallop as well as movements from Ferguson’s Octet and Beethoven’s Septet live on air.

Outside the BBC

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Debut album 'Clarion Call' now available

Debut album ‘Clarion Call’ now available

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The Berkeley Ensemble’s debut recording Clarion Call: Music for Septet and Octet is now available for download from Resonus Classics. The recording echoes Beethoven and Schubert with 20th- and 21st-century chamber works by Charles Wood, John Casken, Howard Ferguson and Michael Berkeley.

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Sophie and Dan recording in Chaffcombe

Clarion Call: Debut album launch concert

3 March 2014
7:30pm

Music at 22 Mansfield Street
22 Mansfield Street, London W1G 9NR

Michael Berkeley: Clarion Call and Gallop
Charles Wood: Septet (ii. Andante)
John Casken: Blue Medusa for bassoon and ensemble
Howard Ferguson: Octet (iii.  Andantino, iv. Allegro feroce)
Beethoven: Septet in E flat major, Op. 20

Tickets from boas22m@btinternet.com or 020 7436 0344
Concert: £15 (£5 students and under 18s)
Concert, drinks and canapés: £25 (£15)

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The Old Rectory, Chaffcombe

Book now for Chaffcombe Chamber Music Course 2014

Our annual residential course for piano, strings and winds will be on 2nd – 5th May 2014.

Spend the May bank holiday weekend playing beautiful chamber music with like-minded musicians in the idyllic surroundings of rural Somerset.

More information and how to book

 

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