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.

Musical tragicomedy, Richard Carpenter is Close to You, visits Exeter

Authored by Exeter Newsroom
Posted: Wed, 10/24/2018 - 11:04am

Following a sell out smash hit run at the Edinburgh Fringe 2017, and a highly successful Australian tour, musical tragicomedy ‘Richard Carpenter is Close to You’ has embarked on a national tour and will be visiting Exeter's Phoenix Theatre on Sunday November 4th.

New Year Piano Recital

Event Date: 
22/01/2018 - 7:30pm
Westgate Christian Fellowship, 53 Bartholomew Street, Exeter EX4 3AJ

Stephen Beville is an internationally acclaimed pianist having performed in cities across Europe. For this New Year Recital he presents a selection of children's musical classics including Schumann's Kinderscenen, Mozart's Variations on the theme of 'Twinkle-Twinkle Little Star', Sofia Gubaidulina's Musical

Violin & Piano Concert

Event Date: 
11/11/2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
South Street Baptist Church

Violin & Piano Concert. Features performance of graduates from Russia's Music Colleges 

Yulia Northridge (violin) and Ekaterina Shetliffe (piano). Programme will feature Bruch Concerto in G-minor, Williams Themes from 'Schindler's List', Beethoven Spring Sonata in F-major and more.

Guest performer - Mezzo-Soprano Iryna Ilnytska

Beverages and refreshments will be available during an interval

Tickets £10.

Available: Exeter Phoenix, Bradninch Place,  Gandy St,Exeter, 01392 667068

New Steinway grand piano for Exeter School - on loan for musicians in and out of school

Authored by Exeter School
Posted: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 6:20pm

Exeter School is delighted to be in receipt of a Steinway piano. The beautiful model B piano is on loan to Exeter School for use by the school and local community.

Director of Music Peter Tamblyn said the piano was like the Rolls Royce of pianos and he was very grateful for the opportunity to hire such an instrument.

"This concert-hall standard grand piano is often called 'the perfect piano' and is a wonderfully balanced and versatile instrument," he said.

Quasi una Fantasia

Event Date: 
08/04/2017 - 7:30pm
Exeter Cathedral

Evening Piano Recital - Stephen Beville

In this recital acclaimed pianist and composer Stephen Beville explores the 'free-fantasy' form for piano and its historical influence from the 18th and 19th centuries to the present day.

The programme includes such celebrated ('quasi una fantasia') compositions as Beethoven's 'Moonlight' and Liszt's 'Dante' sonatas, in addition to Beville's own newly composed work.

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.

An Unusually Good Book Sale, with live musical accompaniment

Event Date: 
26/11/2016 - 11:00am
St Michael & All Angels Church, Mount Dinham, St David's, Exeter EX4 4EB

St Michael & All Angels Church in St David's -- the church with the tallest spire in Exeter, home to peregrine falcons -- is hosting An Unusually Good Book Sale on Saturday 26th November from 11am to 3pm in aid of the St David's Neighbourhood fund and the St Michael's Redecoration Fund.  The sale includes cards and prints, cds, dvds and records and will feature live musical accompaniment by two highly esteemed local musicians, Matthew Wright, pianist (from 11am), and Nigel Browne, organist (from 1pm), who will also guide those who would like to play the church's Victorian pipe organ the

Stephen Beville: Evening Piano Recital

Event Date: 
15/10/2016 - 7:00pm
South Street Baptist Church, Exeter


Beethoven - Sonata in D, Op 28 'Pastoral'

Beville - Four Sacred Pieces

Chopin - Four Impromtus (Op 29, 36, 51 and Fantasie Impromtu)

Chopin - Fantasie in F minor.

Tickets £10, available in advance from www.exeterphoenix.org.uk (tel:01392 667080) or at the door.

All About the Piano

Event Date: 
15/10/2016 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
St Matthew's Church, Exeter

A concert that explores the varied roles of the piano in performance. Our programme features the piano as the extravagant soloist and the submissive accompanist, heard live in the room, through a distorted cassette recorder and through a humble teapot. The piano will also tell the story of our concert venue as a living electrical organism in a fascinating exploration of the hidden sounds around us.

Featuring new music by Emma Welton and Nicholas Peters alongside old(er) music by Alvin Lucier and Gerald Barry.