2017-2018 Concerts

Each year, in a season running from September to April, we run a series of six concerts. This year we have an extra concert in February, from our president, Roderick Williams.

Buying tickets

You can become a member of the concert club and receive tickets for each of the six concerts at a reduced rate plus a discounted rate ticket for the president’s concert. For details, click here.

Alternatively you can buy tickets for individual concerts.

Thursday 21 September 2017 7.30pm

Trio Apaches

Matthew Trusler violin, Thomas Carroll cello, Ashley Wass piano

  • Saint-Saëns Piano Trio No.1 in F, Op.18
  • Sally Beamish Dance the Beginning of the World WORLD PREMIERE of a MALVERN CONCERT CLUB COMMISSION
  • Brahms Piano Trio No.1 in B, Op.8 (1889 version)

Before the concert, at 6.20pm, Sally Beamish is in conversation on stage with composer Dr Liz Johnson of Birmingham Conservatoire. This pre-concert event is free to concert ticket holders. Doors open 6.10pm; no entry or exit during talk.

Thursday 26 October 2017 7.30pm

Doric String Quartet

Alex Redington violin, Jonathan Stone violin,

Hélène Clément viola, John Myerscough cello

  • Thomas Adès The Four Quarters, Op.28 (2010)
  • Haydn String Quartet in D Op.20 No.4*
  • Mendelssohn String Quartet No.5 in E flat Op.44 No.3*

*Please note change of programme from that originally published

Thursday 23 November 2017 7.30pm

Leon McCawley piano

  • Mozart Sonata in E flat, K.282
  • Schubert Three piano pieces, D.946
  • Schubert arr. Liszt Die junge Nonne; Du bist die Ruh’Auf dem Wasser zu Singen
  • Brahms Three Intermezzi, Op.117
  • Chopin Polonaise in A flat, Op.53, Heroic

Thursday 25 January 2018 7.30pm

Tasmin Little violin

Martin Roscoe piano

Beethoven Violin Sonata Series 2018-2020

  • Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin in D, Op.12, No.1
  • Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin in C minor, Op.30, No.2
  • Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin in G, Op.96

Sunday 18 February 2018 3.00pm Malvern Theatres

Roderick Williams baritone

Iain Burnside piano

  • Schubert Winterreise, D.911

This recital is excluded from the annual subscription series, but reduced price tickets are available to Club members.

Thursday 15 March 2018 7.30pm Malvern Theatres

Mark Bebbington piano

Coull Quartet

Roger Coull violin Philip Gallaway violin

Jonathan Barritt viola Nicholas Roberts cello

  • Villa-Lobos String Quartet No.5
  • Ian Venables Piano Quintet, Op.27
  • Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor, Op.34

Thursday 26 April 2018 7.30pm

Britten Oboe Quartet

Nicholas Daniel oboe

Jacqueline Shave violin Clare Finnimore viola

Caroline Dearnley cello

  • Elgar Andante and Allegro (c.1878)
  • Moeran Fantasy Quartet
  • Mozart Adagio for Cor Anglais and String Trio, K580a
  • Britten Fantasy Quartet, Op.2
  • Oliver Knussen Cantata
  • Lennox Berkeley String Trio
  • Mozart Oboe Quartet, K.370

Please note:

Artists and programmes are subject to change without notice for reasons beyond the control of the Club.