Music in the University events

Music in the University events


Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series:  Tamás Fejes (violin), Gusztáv Fenyő (piano) - Brahms Concert no.2
Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series:  Tamás Fejes (violin), Gusztáv Fenyő (piano) - Brahms Concert no.2

Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series: Tamás Fejes (violin), Gusztáv Fenyő (piano) - Brahms Concert no.2

Date: Thursday 22 February 2018
Time: 13:10 - 14:00
Venue: University Concert Hall, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Brahms: Sonata in A Major, Op. 100
Brahms: Sonata in D minor, Op. 108

Admission free without ticket, subject to seating capacity. Funded by the Ferguson Bequest

Sounds from the Silent Land, 3:  Organ recital by Kevin Bowyer
Sounds from the Silent Land, 3:  Organ recital by Kevin Bowyer

Sounds from the Silent Land, 3: Organ recital by Kevin Bowyer

Date: Friday 23 February 2018
Time: 18:00
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Programme:

John Weeks - Park Pages
Kaikhosru Sorabji - Toccata (Second Symphony for Organ)
Harold Truscott - Trio sonata in E flat
John Joubert - Passacaglia & Fugue, Op.35

University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations IX
University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations IX

University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations IX

Date: Tuesday 27 February 2018
Time: 18:00
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Mendelssohn and Schubert: Mendelssohn’s cantata Wer nur den lieben Gott lässt walten and excerpts from Schubert’s Mass in G.

University of Glasgow Gaelic Language Day Lunchtime Concert - Kim Carnie, Gaelic singer
University of Glasgow Gaelic Language Day Lunchtime Concert - Kim Carnie, Gaelic singer

University of Glasgow Gaelic Language Day Lunchtime Concert - Kim Carnie, Gaelic singer

Date: Thursday 1 March 2018
Time: 13:10 - 14:00
Venue: University Concert Hall, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Oban Gaelic singer, Kim Carnie, was finalist in BBC Radio Scotland’s Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2017. Today she and her band mix Gaelic songs with original material.

Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series:  McEwen Concert - Huw Watkins, piano
Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series:  McEwen Concert - Huw Watkins, piano

Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series: McEwen Concert - Huw Watkins, piano

Date: Thursday 8 March 2018
Time: 13:10 - 14:00
Venue: University Concert Hall, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Programme to include the premiere of a new work for solo piano by Sally Beamish.

University of Glasgow Kelvin Ensemble: Conductor - John Grant
University of Glasgow Kelvin Ensemble: Conductor - John Grant

University of Glasgow Kelvin Ensemble: Conductor - John Grant

Date: Saturday 10 March 2018
Time: 19:30
Venue: University of Glasgow Bute Hall - enter University via Main Gate off University Avenue, G12 8QQ

Programme:
Hansel and Gretel - Humperdinck
Piano Concerto No. 2 - Saint-Saëns (soloist Thea Panainte)
Cinderella Suite - Prokofiev

Tickets: £10 (£5 concessions) from website www.kelvin-ensemble.co.uk or on the door.

University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations X
University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations X

University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations X

Date: Tuesday 13 March 2018
Time: 18:00
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

China tour (summer 2018) repertoire preview including Scottish folk song, British choral classics and works by Chinese composers.

Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series:  Susan Tomes - Erard piano
Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series:  Susan Tomes - Erard piano

Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series: Susan Tomes - Erard piano

Date: Thursday 15 March 2018
Time: 13:10 - 14:00
Venue: University Concert Hall, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Haydn: Sonata in E flat Hob. XVI/49
Beethoven: Sonata in F minor, opus 2 no 1
Debussy: Preludes

Susan will play our newly reconditioned Erard piano (ca. 1880) for this recital. Its acquisition and restoration have been made possible with generous funding from Andrew Baxter.

University of Glasgow Choral Society & Chapel Choir Concert: Conductor - Leon Reimer
University of Glasgow Choral Society & Chapel Choir Concert: Conductor - Leon Reimer

University of Glasgow Choral Society & Chapel Choir Concert: Conductor - Leon Reimer

Date: Saturday 17 March 2018
Time: 19:30 - 21:00
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Freya Holliman - soprano
Andrew McTaggart - baritone

Brahms: German Requiem

Tickets: on the door from 6.50pm: £10 (£5 students with ID)
Advance ticket reservations by emailing: choralsocsecretary@gmail.com

University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations XI
University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations XI

University of Glasgow Chapel Choir - Choral Contemplations XI

Date: Tuesday 20 March 2018
Time: 18:00
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

French Choral music including Trois Chansons by Debussy.

Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series - Debussy Centenary Lunchtime Concert: Willshire Piano Duo (2 pianos)
Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series - Debussy Centenary Lunchtime Concert: Willshire Piano Duo (2 pianos)

Music in the University Lunchtime Concert Series - Debussy Centenary Lunchtime Concert: Willshire Piano Duo (2 pianos)

Date: Thursday 22 March 2018
Time: 13:10 - 14:00
Venue: University Concert Hall, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

'Wartime Music for Piano Duo' - A concert in celebration of Debussy’s Centenary year to include pieces for solo piano, 2 pianos and 4 hands.

Funded by the Ferguson Bequest.

Debussy Centenary Evening concert with the RSNO Chamber Ensemble
Debussy Centenary Evening concert with the RSNO Chamber Ensemble

Debussy Centenary Evening concert with the RSNO Chamber Ensemble

Date: Thursday 22 March 2018
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Venue: University Memorial Chapel, The Square, off University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Funded by the Chancellor’s Fund

New works using the instrumentation of the unfinished sonatas from Six sonates pour divers instruments by Claude Debussy, accompanied by the three sonatas finished by the composer himself.

Admission free without ticket - all welcome!