Meet the Ensemble Subscribers only Video library


Just why are there two violinists in the Berkeley Ensemble? Sophie and Fran explain how they work together and why the second violinist's role is like mayonnaise.

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Elements of Music Video library

Ernst von Dohnányi’s Serenade

Explore elements of the first movement from Dohnányi’s Serenade for String Trio.

Through Time Video library


Trace melody through time with music by Bach, Haydn, Dohnányi and Schoenberg.


#MusicBox – bringing live music back to Little Venice

The Berkeley Ensemble is delighted to announce #MusicBox, a series of ‘pop-up’ 20-minute garden performances from duos within the ensemble.  We kick of this new series during the afternoon of Saturday 11 July, when Sophie Mather (violin) and Dan Shilladay (viola) will be bringing an eclectic mix of repertoire including Halvorsen’s arrangement of Handel’s Passacaglia, and […]