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October 2017

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Concert Series

Piatti Quartet
Piatti Quartet

Prizewinners at the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition, the Piatti Quartet have long been associated with the JdP....

£5 students, £15 stalls, £20 gallery
11th November 2017 7:30pm
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Jonathan Powell, Schubert, Schumann, Musorgsky, Feinberg, Stravinsky
Jonathan Powell (piano)

Schubert only completed two movements of his Reliquie Sonata, and yet they are among his most powerful statements for the instrument. Schumann, on the other hand, originally wrote five movements...

£5 students, £15 stalls, £20 gallery
13th January 2018 7:30pm
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M@SH

Composer Anna Meredith
Composer Talk: Anna Meredith

Anna Meredith is a composer, producer and performer of both acoustic and electronic music.  Her sound is frequently described as ‘...

Free
23rd October 2017 6:00pm
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Christian Mason
Composer Talk: Christian Mason

Christian Mason (b.1984) defines composition as “searching in sound for fleeting solidifications of intangible experiences”; his music, which combines...

Free
6th November 2017 6:00pm
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Lunchtime Recitals

Carson Becke
Carson Becke (piano)

Our third Lunchtime Recital features the return of the St. Hilda's Graduate Musician in Residence Carson Becke, performing a piano recital of Brahms and Chopin.

Programme:...

Free with complimentary tea and coffee provided
26th October 2017 1:15pm
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Barnaby Burleigh (St Hilda’s) & Anson Chung (LMH)
Barnaby Burleigh (St Hilda’s) & Anson Chung (LMH)

Barnaby Burleigh (St. Hilda's) & Anson Chung (LMH) return to the JdP for the fourth Lunchtime Recital to perform Beethoven's 'Spring' sonata for violin and piano

Admission is free, and...

Free with complimentary tea and coffee provided
2nd November 2017 1:15pm
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DANSOX

Rawaa DANSOX
Rawaa

Watch the process of creating a new ballet in an interdisciplinary workshop with writer, Marina Warner, choreographer...

Free
12th November 2017 12:00am to 14th November 2017 11:59pm
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Lisa Dwan DANSOX Beckett
Lisa Dwan: Performing Beckett

Renowned Irish actress Lisa Dwan discusses her recent work and invites discussion of her repertoire – especially Not I and other stunning dramatisations of Samuel Beckett. She explores...

Free
16th November 2017 5:30pm
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Family & Education

Violin Cushion Concerts
Violin Cushion Concerts

In our Cushion Concert series, Rozzy or Tom introduce children and their families to different instruments and how they make music, feeding curiosity and nurturing love of music, up-close. We have...

£5 each, £16 family of 4, under 1s free
19th November 2017 10:00am
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Christmas Brass Cushion Concerts
Christmas Brass Cushion Concerts

In our Cushion Concert series, Rozzy or Tom introduce children and their families to different instruments and how they make music, feeding curiosity and nurturing love of music, up-close. We have...

£5 each, £16 family of 4, under 1s free
3rd December 2017 10:00am
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Moving Music

Moving Music Derek Paravicini Christine Cairns
Derek Paravicini (piano) & Christine Cairns (mezzo soprano)

This series of concerts is devised especially for people living with dementia, and their families, friends, and carers, to enable them to enjoy a concert experience together and to help unlock...

£5 including refreshments (carers free)
21st November 2017 11:30am
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Art, Drama & Festivals

A Sketch of Slow Time

This Autumn will see the premiere of a contemporary chamber opera by St Hilda’s College student Freddie Meyers (BBC Inspire Composer 2012). Set in 1908, the drama concerns the scandalous...

£10 (£7 students)
2nd November 2017 8:00pm to 3rd November 2017 8:00pm
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HMS Pinafore by Opera Anywhere Ltd
H.M.S.Pinafore by Gilbert & Sullivan

This is a tale of mismatched love across different social classes. Josephine is the captain’s daughter and has fallen for lowly sailor Ralph. Yet her father has other ideas – he has promised...

Tickets: £25/£20/£10
17th November 2017 7:30pm
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Other Events

Bonnie Greer
The Lady English Lecture: Bonnie Greer

‘Unknown: The Feminine, Africa, and Constructing an African Hedda Gabler’

Playwright and arts commentator Bonnie Greer gives the 2017 Lady English lecture and discusses...

Free
1st November 2017 5:30pm
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Judith Weir
Ensemble ISIS Concert

The Oxford University Music Faculty’s New Music ensemble, Ensemble Isis with Music Director John Traill, performs the music of Judith Weir CBE (Master of the Queen’s Music and Honorary...

Free
3rd November 2017 6:00pm
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