Concerts and music

Concerts and music


Glasgow University Opera Society: John Blow’s 1683 'Masque for the Entertainment of the King' - Venus & Adonis
Glasgow University Opera Society: John Blow’s 1683 'Masque for the Entertainment of the King' - Venus & Adonis

Glasgow University Opera Society: John Blow’s 1683 'Masque for the Entertainment of the King' - Venus & Adonis

Date: Saturday 26 May 2018
Time: 19:30
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

 

Glasgow University Opera Society: John Blow’s 1683 'Masque for the Entertainment of the King' - Venus & Adonis.
Glasgow University Opera Society: John Blow’s 1683 'Masque for the Entertainment of the King' - Venus & Adonis.

Glasgow University Opera Society: John Blow’s 1683 'Masque for the Entertainment of the King' - Venus & Adonis.

Date: Saturday 26 May 2018
Time: 19:30
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Tickets are £10 / £5. https://www.facebook.com/events/2029394827281491/ https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3399836 Venus & Adonis - Glasgow University Opera Society www.brownpapertickets.com
A Semi-Staged performance in the Glasgow University Memorial Chapel

Duelling Virtuosi: Baroque Sonatas for Recorder and Violin
Duelling Virtuosi: Baroque Sonatas for Recorder and Violin

Duelling Virtuosi: Baroque Sonatas for Recorder and Violin

Date: Thursday 31 May 2018
Time: 13:10 - 14:00
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University Concert Hall, University of Glasgow, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Laszlo Rozsa, recorder, and Dorian Komanoff Bandy, baroque violin play sonatas for recorder and violin by Bach, Handel, and Telemann. Performed on period instruments.

Admission free and subject to seating capacity.

Music in the University Concert:  Fergus McCreadie Lunchtime Jazz
Music in the University Concert:  Fergus McCreadie Lunchtime Jazz

Music in the University Concert: Fergus McCreadie Lunchtime Jazz

Date: Friday 1 June 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University Concert Hall, University of Glasgow, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Admission free and subject to seating capacity. Funded by the Ferguson Bequest.

Scottish Circus - A Celebration of John Cage and Eddie McGuire
Scottish Circus - A Celebration of John Cage and Eddie McGuire

Scottish Circus - A Celebration of John Cage and Eddie McGuire

Date: Friday 1 June 2018
Time: 17:30 - 18:30
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University Concert Hall, University of Glasgow, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

In celebration of John Cage and his relationship with Scottish composer Eddie McGuire that led to the commissioning of Scottish Circus, an ensemble of students and staff from University Music, along with special guests, will perform works by Cage and a new work inspired by Cage. #jointhecircus

Admission by free ticket through Eventbrite, and subject to seating capacity. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/scottish-circus-a-celebration-of-john-cage-and-eddie-mcguire-tickets-45548754551

Iuchair Ensemble - Perotin: the Scottish Source
Iuchair Ensemble - Perotin: the Scottish Source

Iuchair Ensemble - Perotin: the Scottish Source

Date: Friday 8 June 2018
Time: 19:30
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Iuchair present an extremely rare chance to hear the otherworldly medieval music of the 13th-century composer Pérotin live, and to discover how the music made its way to Scotland from Paris. They will be performing some of the more famous pieces in the repertory, such as Viderunt Omnes and Sederunt Principes, but also little-known and rarely performed pieces such as a two-part setting of Beata Viscera and the Scottish settings for St Andrew: Vir Iste / Vir Perfecte. https://www.facebook.com/events/175789239902591/
Tickets: £10/£5

Summer Concert in memory of Stuart Campbell with Russkaya Cappella and Scottish Voices
Summer Concert in memory of Stuart Campbell with Russkaya Cappella and Scottish Voices

Summer Concert in memory of Stuart Campbell with Russkaya Cappella and Scottish Voices

Date: Saturday 9 June 2018
Time: 18:00
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Russkaya Cappella, Scotland's Russian Choir, joins with the Scottish Voices vocal soloists for a programme of glorious music from the Russian choral repertoire and contemporary work performed by the peers, colleagues and students of the late renowned musicologist, Dr Stuart Campbell.

Tickets £12 (£6 concession) available on the door or online from Jumblebee at https://www.jumblebee.co.uk/concertwithrusskayacappellaandscottishvoices1 .

Concert in support of the Beatson Pebble Appeal.

Sounds of Summer: University of Glasgow Chapel Choir
Sounds of Summer: University of Glasgow Chapel Choir

Sounds of Summer: University of Glasgow Chapel Choir

Date: Sunday 10 June 2018
Time: 20:00
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University of Glasgow Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Following the success of our cabaret-style concert last year, members of the Chapel Choir are delighted to entertain you with a selection of light music. Grab a table in the Chapel 'café' and enjoy the music over some drinks and nibbles with your friends.

Admission free.

The Big Hymn Sing-in with Glasgow University Chapel Choir
The Big Hymn Sing-in with Glasgow University Chapel Choir

The Big Hymn Sing-in with Glasgow University Chapel Choir

Date: Friday 15 June 2018
Time: 19:00 - 20:30
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University of Glasgow Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Admission free - all welcome!

Glasgow's Amicus Orchestra celebrate 10th anniversary with Mahler Symphony no.1 - Conductor: Catherine Larsen-Maguire
Glasgow's Amicus Orchestra celebrate 10th anniversary with Mahler Symphony no.1 - Conductor: Catherine Larsen-Maguire

Glasgow's Amicus Orchestra celebrate 10th anniversary with Mahler Symphony no.1 - Conductor: Catherine Larsen-Maguire

Date: Sunday 17 June 2018
Time: 19:30
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University of Glasgow Bute Hall - enter University via Main Gate off University Avenue, G12 8QQ

Programme:
Strauss Four Last Songs
Mahler Symphony no.1

Soprano: Anush Hovhannisyan

Further details including ticketing from www.amicusorchestra.com

Requiem for Solstice with Glasgow University Chapel Choir
Requiem for Solstice with Glasgow University Chapel Choir

Requiem for Solstice with Glasgow University Chapel Choir

Date: Thursday 21 June 2018
Time: 21:00
Category: Concerts and music
Venue: University of Glasgow Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Celebrate the longest day with a late evening concert by candlelight in the tranquil surroundings of the University Memorial Chapel. The Chapel Choir, directed by Dr Katy Lavinia Cooper, presents a programme of reflective music, including Fauré’s Requiem. Admission free - all welcome!