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Sean Shibe receives an award

On Wednesday 16 October 2019, at the Gramophone Classical Music Awards, the guitarist Sean Shibe was the first recipient of the Concept Album Award for SoftLOUD, which combines Scottish traditional dances with pieces by James MacMillan, Julia Wolfe, David Lang and Steve Reich. Sean’s performance of the latter’s Electric Counterpoint …

MCC and the BBC

Many of the artists who perform at Malvern Concert Club can also be heard in radio broadcasts, both as performers and presenters. Following the broadcast by BBC Radio 3 of our Elgar Chamber Music Centenary concert in May by the Brodsky Quartet and Martin Roscoe, the latest in a line …

Review: 26 September 2019 – Frith Piano Quartet with John Tattersdill (double bass)

The new season opened in fine form with the Frith Piano Quartet (piano, violin, viola and cello), with the support of John Tattersdill’s double bass for two of the three pieces. The first item was Louise Farrenc’s Piano Quintet No.1 in A minor, of 1839, a rarity nowadays but popular …

Tickets now on sale for trip to Birmingham Symphony Hall Concert 20th March 2019

Booking is now open for the trip to THSH on 20th March 2019. The programme for the concert is: Smetana: The Bartered Bride: Overture and Three Dances Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 2 (Soloist: Steven Osborne) Schumann Symphony No. 3 ‘Rhenish’ You can find out more and buy tickets here.

MCC Schools Concert October 2018

As part of our work within the community, Malvern Concert Club arranged for an afternoon performance in the Forum Theatre by Classic Rhythm on October 25th, attended by nearly 200 Y5 and Y6 pupils from local primary schools.  With a delightful combination of humour, storytelling and musical accompaniment (which had …

Talk by Joseph Brand: ‘An Introduction to The Met Season’ 28th Sept

An Introduction to The Met Season presented by Club Vice President Joseph Brand Friday 28 September 2.00pm Malvern Theatres Cinema Admission £2 From a wealth of experience of opera-going, Joe gives an illustrated talk on the first half of this season’s operas to be brought to Malvern from The Met. …

Celebrating English Song CD

This brand new SOMM CD is a tribute to Jennie McGregor-Smith, the founder and driving force behind Celebrating English Song, the famous song series which took place at Tardebigge, Bromsgrove each summer for many years and which played an invaluable role in popularising English song. Sadly, the series closed down …