classical music concert

The Whitehall Orchestra _ Other Worlds concert_exeter

Other Worlds - Star Wars, Jurassic Park, The Planets etc.

Event Date: 
20/07/2019 - 7:30pm
Southernhay UTC Church, Dix's field. Exeter EX1 1QA

London-based The Whitehall Orchestra is visiting Exeter this summer for a one off performance, where they will be joined by a number of Exeter musicians. This will be a fun filled evening of celebrated music on theme of 'other worlds'. The programme will feature: Jurassic Park - John Williams New World Symphony (Largo) - Antonín Dvořák The Planets (Jupiter + Venus) - Gustav Holst Lord Of The Rings (Fellowship & Two Towers) - H Shore Star Wars Suite - John Williams The concert will be held at the Southernhay Church (EX1 1QD) on Saturday, 20th July and it will start at 7.30pm.

Piano and song recital in Sidmouth

Event Date: 
08/02/2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Sidholme Music Room, Elysian Fields, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 8UJ

Alex Wilson (piano) and Alex Poulton (baritone) perform music of the early 20th Century, including rarely heard music by Ivor Gurney, Benjamin Britten and Frederick Septimus Kelly. Come to hear some music that hasn’t been performed in over 100 years in advance of a Toccata Classics CD release of previously unrecorded piano works by F.S.Kelly later in the year.

Entry is Free, with a retiring collection in aid of the Music Room Restoration Fund.

Summer in the Abbey

Event Date: 
19/05/2018 - 7:30pm
Buckfast Abbey

An evening of French and English music with Richard Lea, Organ

Saturday 19 May 2018 7.30pm at Buckfast Abbey

Maurice Duruflé Ubi caritas
Gabriel Fauré Cantique de Jean Racine
Gabriel Fauré Tantum ergo
Gabriel Jackson Orbis patrator optime
Jean Langlais Messe solennelle
Hubert Parry Crossing the bar
Hubert Parry I was glad
Ralph Vaughan Williams Valiant-for-truth

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The Lord Mayor's Concert - Mozart Requiem

Event Date: 
10/03/2018 - 7:30pm
Exeter Cathedral

The Lord Mayor’s Concert

Mozart Requiem
Exeter Philharmonic Choir with the Sinfonietta
Also featuring Mozart Clarinet Concerto with Jordan Black
Conductor Howard Ionascu
Saturday 10 March 2018 7.30pm
Exeter Cathedral

Clarinet  Jordan Black
Soprano  Natalya Romaniw
Mezzo Soprano  Marta Fontanals- Simmons
Tenor Oliver Johnston
Bass Tristan Hambleton

Carols in the Cathedral

Event Date: 
12/12/2017 - 7:30pm to 13/12/2017 - 7:30pm
Exeter Cathedral

Carols in the Cathedral 2017

Exeter Philharmonic Choir with Exeter Brass and Devon County Junior Choir will perform a varied programme under the leadership of Howard Ionascu.
Exeter Cathedral

Tuesday 12th December and Wednesday 13th December at 7.30pm.

Ticket £12 (unreserved) £18
Supper club £45

by telephone: 01392 278168
box office: Exeter Visitor Information Centre and Tickets, Dix’s Field, 01392 665885

Exeter Philharmonic Choir: The Glorious Baroque

Event Date: 
11/11/2017 - 7:30pm
Mint Methodist Church, Exeter

The Glorious Baroque

We start the 17/18 season with a glorious celebration of Baroque music. Handel’s Zadok the Priest and Let thy Hand be Strengthened  were both composed to be performed at the Coronation of British monarchs. Soprano Kirsty Hopkins will perform Vivaldi’s sublime Nulla in Mundo Pax. The concert will culminate in Bach’s triumphant Magnificat in D.
We will be conducted by our new Director of Music, Howard Ionascu and accompanied by the Exeter Chamber Orchestra led by Julie Hill.

The Choral Pilgrimage 2017: The Olive Branch

Event Date: 
25/05/2017 - 7:30pm
Exeter Cathedral

The Choral Pilgrimage 2017: Exeter
25 May 2017
Exeter Cathedral

Tickets: £12 - £30 (Booking Fees Apply)
Telephone: 01904 658 338

The Sixteen
Harry Christophers conductor

EXTRAVAGANZA for organ, two pianos and harpsicord

Event Date: 
27/11/2016 - 3:00pm
St. Margaret's Church, Topsham

St Margaret’s Church, Topsham

Sunday 27th November 2016 at 3 p.m.
Extravaganza:Organ, 2 Pianos & Harpsichord: 

Andrew Millington
& David Davies
Former Director & Assistant Director of Music, Exeter Cathedral
A light-hearted romp through novel arrangements for organ and piano
Tickets: £10 on the door
£8 from The Topsham Bookshop

A varied and entertaining programme of novel arrangements for harpsichord, organ and pianos including music by Bach, Elgar, Handel, Rossini and Rachmaninov.

Benedicite - a Concert of Celebration and Praise

Event Date: 
14/05/2016 - 7:30pm
Mint Methodist Church, Exeter

Joyful celebration will be the theme of the concert. The Bach motet has great vitality and energy, while the work by Howells is in the glorious English cathedral tradition. Andrew Carter’s Benedicite (Bless the Lord) includes movements full of fun for children’s choir. Exeter Philharmonic Choir is delighted that Devon County Junior Choir will join us again to take part in the Benedicite and perform Captain Noah and His Floating Zoo.

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra - Heroes & Aliens

Event Date: 
04/02/2016 - 7:30pm
Great Hall, Exeter University

Join the BSO and boldy go where no orchestra has gone before in another blockbuster concert featuring music from some of the most iconic and successful space movies of all time, including Apollo 13, Star Wars, Star Trek, ET, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Avatar and War of the many more.