The Berkeley Ensemble is delighted to be accepting applications for its 2023 Chamber Music Course for amateur musicians, which will take place 28 April – 1 May 2023. UPDATE 30/11/22 The course has reached capacity, but if you’re keen to attend, email firstname.lastname@example.org to enquire about joining our waiting list for places that may become […]
The Berkeley Ensemble join forces with pianist Simon Callaghan to perform Dohnányi’s Sextet. A singularly impassioned piece – the first written for the unusual combination of piano, string trio, clarinet and horn – it is impetuous, exciting, and colourful, but rarely performed. The programme is completed by Brahms’ Clarinet Trio, compositions by A Level music […]
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL The Berkeley Ensemble join forces with pianist Simon Callaghan to perform Dohnányi’s Sextet. A singularly impassioned piece – the first written for the unusual combination of piano, string trio, clarinet and horn – it is impetuous, exciting, and colourful, but rarely performed. Berkeley Ensemble clarinettist John […]
St Mary’s Church, Potton, Bedfordshire Oliver Knussen Secret Psalm Poulenc Sonata for clarinet and bassoon Lennox Berkeley String Trio Nielsen Serenata in Vano Beethoven Septet in E flat The Berkeley Ensemble is delighted to bring a typically eclectic programme of ensemble favourites to Potton. Beethoven’s Seminal Septet is proceeded by Nielsen’s Serenata in Vano, for […]
St Marks Church, Hamilton Terrace, NW8 9UT Event One: 17:00-18:00 Imogen Holst The Fall of the Leaf Lennox Berkeley Sonatine for clarinet and piano John Ireland Clarinet Trio Dorothy Howell Quartet Movement Michael Berkeley A Dark Waltz (world premiere of new arrangement) Event Two: 19:45-20:45 Oliver Knussen Secret Psalm Errollyn Wallen Five Postcards for violin […]
St Augustine’s Church, Luton, LU3 2JR Knussen Secret Psalm Poulenc Sonata for Clarinet & Bassoon Berkeley String Trio Nielsen Serenata in vano Beethoven Septet in E flat, Op.20 An inventive programme beginning with Knussen’s evocative piece for solo violin, Secret Psalm, increasing the number of instruments as the concert progresses until the full splendour of violin, […]
Chaffcombe, Somerset The ensemble returns to Chaffcombe, Somerset for their annual Chamber Music Course for amateur musicians, this year taking place over the late August bank holiday weekend. Full information available here.
The Berkeley Ensemble is delighted to announce the programme for the Little Venice Music Festival 2018. This year’s Little Venice Music Festival examines the theme of Music on the Mind. From the genius of Mozart to dramatic depictions of madness, music created by extraordinary young minds as well as a thought-provoking musical survey of the […]
The Berkeley Ensemble are delighted to announce a new concert series, based at St. Saviour’s Church, Warwick Avenue. Kicking off with four concerts showcasing the members of the ensemble in intimate duo, trio and quartet performances, we invite you to join us on the last Tuesday of every month from January onwards for or an […]
The Berkeley Ensemble is delighted to announce details of their annual Chamber Music Course, which will take place 4-7 May 2018 in Chaffcombe, Somerset. Applications are now being accepted, and should be received by Monday 1 January 2018. For full details, please click here.