the collection are used in concerts during the summer and autumn.
Concerts are held in the original Music Room of the house, designed
by Sir Reginald Blomfield in 1903.
During the mid-summer break in the concert programme series, August
the Music Room is displayed as a Composer Museum.
Last approx 50 minutes and mostly take place on Wednesdays.
Tours of the Cobbe Collection and evening concerts also take place
during the season.
instruments used in this series of concerts are from the Cobbe Collection.
to July 2014
pdf version of the concerts programme may be downloaded here A
pdf version of the booking form may be downloaded here
Return tickets may become available – please call 01483 211474
Wednesday 9 April at 12 noon Helen Reid & Mariko Brown Piano, four hands
“The Angel and the Devil” (It is said that, when the two great violinists Jean-Marie Leclair the Elder and Pietro Antonio Locatelli played on the same bill at a concert in Kassel in 1728, the former played 'like an angel' and the latter 'like a devil).
Sonata in D, Op. 1, No. 10
Sonata in F, Op. 6, No. 2
Sonata in G minor, Op. 5, No. 5
Sonata in A, Op. 1, No. 5
Sonata in D, Op. 8, No. 2
Sonata in C minor, Op. 5, No. 6 Le Tombeau
Wednesday 23 April at 12 noon Misako Osada – piano
Symphonic Etudes, Op. 13
Sonata in C, Op. 53, “Waldstein”
Wednesday 30 April at 12 noon Geoffrey Govier – piano
Sonata No. 5 in G, K283
Sonata No. 4 in E flat, K282
Sonata No. 6 in D, K284
Thursday 1 May at 12 noon Geoffrey Govier – piano Second performance of 30 April programme, if there is sufficient demand.
Wednesday 7 May at 12 noon Alice Neary – cello; Daniel Tong – piano