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Exeter Choral Society's May concert

New to the area? Always wanted to join a choir? Or just fancy giving singing a go? Then come and try us out. Our initial rehearsals for Rutter's Requiem, Poulenc' Requiem and Elgar's Te Deum which start on Tuesday 7th January at 19.15 at the Palace Gate Centre, Palace Gate Exeter, EX11JA are open and without commitment.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 7:45pm to Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 7:45pm

Exeter Choral Society

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Tom McConville

Event Date: 
01/02/2020 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Cygnet Theatre, Exeter

Award winning fiddle player and singer Tom McConville is internationally renowned for his fiery, heart-stopping performances.

Winner of the BBC Folk Musician of the Year in 2009, he is truly the most original fiddle player in the UK. Blending traditional music from his home town of Newcastle with Irish, American and Scottish influences, he creates a sound that has jazz, folk, bluegrass and classical influence.

The Jive Aces - Big Beat Revue

The Jive Aces - Big Beat Revue

Event Date: 
22/02/2020 - 7:30pm to 11:00pm
Venue: 
Northcott Theatre, Stocker Rd. Exeter, EX4 4QB.

"The crazy energy of the Jive Aces can certainly whisk you away to a different era and tempt you to Jump, Jive and Wail out of happiness and joy!" - The Student Newspaper, Edinburgh

The UK’s No.1 swing and jive band and Britain's Got Talent semi-finalists, The Jive Aces present their brand new show “The Big Beat Revue”.
The show features special guests, West End singer and dancer Kara Lane,  Lottie B on the low baritone sax, the vibrant notes of the trumpeting of Antonio Socci and the romantic accordion playing of Grazia Bevilacqua.

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman Photo Nikki Bidgood

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman 'On Reflection' Tour

Event Date: 
27/02/2020 - 8:00pm to 10:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Phoenix

KATHRYN ROBERTS & SEAN LAKEMAN –‘On Reflection' Tour 2020 Celebrating 25 years of making music together 2020 marks 25 years of making music together for this popular wife and husband duo.

Twice winners of ‘Best Duo’ BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016, and 2013. Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman have long established themselves as one of the UK Folk scene's most rewardingly enduring partnerships. To celebrate and acknowledge this milestone, the couple will revisit and reinterpret songs which span their career.

Miranda Sykes

Event Date: 
28/02/2020 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Venue: 
Matthews Hall, Topsham

Devon based Miranda Sykes, the acclaimed singer and bassist with ‘Show of Hands’ returns again in 2020 with her latest album and UK tour.

After a career spanning over 20 years, during which time she has played with many of the top musicians and singers within the folk world, she will be touring solo as she started out: One woman, one bass, and one guitar.

Exeter Philharmonic Choir performing in Exeter Cathedral

Exeter Philharmonic Choir, Beethoven's Missa Solemnis with the English Chamber Orchestra

Event Date: 
14/03/2020 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Beethoven’s magnificent Missa Solemnis, widely considered to be his greatest choral work yet rarely performed in the South West, will be brought to life this March through the combined talent of Exeter Philharmonic Choir, the renowned English Chamber Orchestra and four international soloists.

The one-night performance of this theatrical, yet spiritual work celebrates Beethoven’s 250th birthday. Exeter Philharmonic Choir is the city’s longest-established choral group, soon to mark a major milestone of its own - its 175th anniversary.

Joey The Lips

Event Date: 
20/03/2020 - 7:30pm to 11:30pm
Venue: 
Sandy Park

South West favourites Joey The Lips will return to Sandy Park on March 20th with their high energy funky soul, blues and disco revue. The 10-piece band includes three vocalists, a driving rhythm section and a killer horn section and they have worked with Will Young and Bob Geldof and the Boomtown Rats and headlined many music festivals.

The Rocket Man - Tribute Night

Event Date: 
15/05/2020 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Sandy Park, Exeter

A tribute to Sir Elton John at Sandy Park Exeter. Get ready for take-off as we bring you the number one tribute to one of the greatest musicians of all time, Sir Elton John!

Join us on a musical journey, charting the rise to fame of one of the world's biggest selling artists.

The show combines breath-taking vocal and piano performances, flamboyant costumes and a dazzling light show, all accompanied by an outstanding band and backing vocals.

Martin Kemp: The Ultimate Back to the 80s DJ set

Event Date: 
25/09/2020 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Tiverton Community Arts Theatre

TCAT in association with Comedy Hall presents... Martin Kemp!

Get Ready for the Biggest 80s Singalong Ever!!

Grab your dancing shoes and prepare to enjoy a night of pure ‘Gold’ at the biggest 80s night to hit Devon!…Yes, fancy dress is encouraged!