Concerts

Overview

Instruments in 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, July, August & September, the Music Room is displayed as a Composer Museum.

Booking information

To Book Tickets for any of our concerts please download our booking form, complete the form and send with SAE and a cheque made payable to the details below:

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17 March concert and 19 March music tour are arranged in collaboration with Guildford International Music Festival www.surrey.ac.uk/arts
For ticket prices see individual events.

Date/Time Event Link
David_Owen_Norris_sml 17/03/2015
14:00
David Owen Norris, Mendelssohn

Lecture/piano recital
Sonata in E, Op. 6
Variations sérieuses, Op. 54
Songs without Words Book One, Op. 19
Rondo capriccioso, Op. 14

Alec Cobbe 19/03/2015
11:00
Alec Cobbe – music tour

Alec Cobbe will give a tour of the Cobbe Collection of composer keyboard instruments…

Kristian Bezuidenhout 09/04/2015
19:30
Kristian Bezuidenhout – piano, Mozart

Sonata in F, K332
Sonata in D, K284
Adagio in F, K. Anh 206
Sonata in B flat, K333

Gwendolyn Mok 15/04/2015
12:00
Gwendolyn Mok – piano, Brahms, Ravel

Brahms
6 Pieces, Op. 118
Ravel
Sérénade grotesque
Pavane pour une infante défunte
Miroirs

Geoffrey Govier 22/04/2015
12:00
Geoffrey Govier – piano, Mozart

Sonata No. 10 in C, K330
Sonata No. 12 in F, K332
Sonata No. 16 in C, K545

Alec Cobbe 28/04/2015
11:00
Alec Cobbe – picture tour

From Shakespeare’s ‘Master-Mistress’ to an Indian Begum – Family Portraits at Hatchlands

Elizabeth Walker 29/04/2015
12:00
Elizabeth Walker – flute, Richard Shaw – piano

Schubert arr.Boehm – 4 lieder
Alkan – Le tambour bat aux champs, Op. 50bis
Chopin – Ballade in A flat, Op. 47
Chopin – Lento con gran espressione
Schubert – Introduction & Variations on Trockne Blumen, D802

Royal Academy of Music Baroque Ensemble 06/05/2015
12:00
Royal Academy of Music Baroque Ensemble, Directed by Lisa Beznosiuk

Sold out

Elizabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, composer 07/05/2015
19:30
The Bach Players - An Italian in Paris

Nicolette Moonen & Oliver Webber – violins
Reiko Ichise – viola da gamba, Silas Wollston – harpsichord

Royal College of Music Students 13/05/2015
12:00
Royal College of Music Historical Performance Department, Directed by Professor Ashley Solomon

Sold out

Li-Chun Su 20/05/2015
12:00
Li-Chun Su – piano

Mendelssohn – Variations sérieuses, Op. 54
Chopin – Nocturne in E flat, Op. 9, No. 2
Schumann – Carnaval, Op. 9

Paolo Zanzu 21/05/2015
19:30
Paolo Zanzu – piano, Schubert

4 Impromptus, D935
16 Deutsche Tänze and 2 Ecossaises, D783
Sonata in A minor, D845

Emma Abbate 27/05/2015
12:00
Emma Abbate & Julian Perkins – piano, four hands

Sold out

Guildhall Cantata Ensemble 03/06/2015
12:00
Guildhall Cantata Ensemble, directed by James Johnstone

Guildhall Cantata Ensemble present a colourful programme of Latin American 18th-century music taken from manuscripts in Peru, Sucre, Lima, Bogota, Quito and Puebla. Performed by voices, violins, recorders, guitar, harpsichord and percussion.

Florilegium Trio 04/06/2015
19:30
Florilegium Trio

Bach – Organ Trio sonata in G, BWV 525 (arr. Florilegium)
Handel – Suite in A minor for solo harpsichord
Bach – Sonata in D for viola da gamba and harpsichord, BWV 1028
Bach – Sonata in B minor for flute and obligato harpsichord, BWV 1030
Abel – Sonata in G for viola da gamba
Handel – Sonata in E minor for flute and continuo, HWV 359

Catalina Vicens 10/06/2015
12:00
Catalina Vicens – harpsichord & virginals

Marchetto Cara – Per dolor mi bagno il viso
Claudio Veggio – Ricercare di Claudio Veggio
Cavazzoni – Plus ne regres
Tromboncino – Amor quando fioriva la mia speme
Cavazzoni – Madame vous avez mon coeur
Antonio Valente – Fantasia I
Antonio Valente – Sortemplus, Disminuita
Picchi – Toccata
Byrd – Preludium
Bull – Galiardo XIV
Anon. – Ages Youth
Farnaby – Alman
Farnaby – Put up thy dagger Jemmy
Farnaby – Lord Zouche’s Mask
Gibbons – Lord Salisbury’s Pavan
Gibbons – The Queenes Command (Parthenia)

Alina Ibragimova 23/06/2015
19:30
Alina Ibragimova – violin, Carole Cerasi – Ruckers harpsichord, JS Bach

Sonata No. 4 in C minor, BWV 1017
Cantabile in G, BWV 1019a
Sonata No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1014
Sonata No. 2 in A, BWV 1015
Sonata No. 6 in G, BWV 1019

John Crockatt 24/06/2015
12:00
John Crockatt – violin, Tom Foster – harpsichord

Corelli – Sonata in D, Op. 5, No. 1
Bach – Sonata in G for violin & continuo, BWV 1021
Corelli – Sonata in F, Op. 5, No. 10
Bach – Sonata in E, BWV 1016

Geoffrey Govier 01/07/2015
12:00
Geoffrey Govier – piano, Mozart

Sonata No. 13 in B flat, K333
Sonata No. 11 in A, K331

Geoffrey Govier 02/07/2015
12:00
Geoffrey Govier – piano, Mozart

Geoffrey Govier will perform the 1 July programme again,
if there is sufficient demand for tickets.

Joseph Tong 08/07/2015
12:00
Joseph Tong – piano

Chopin – Fantasy in F minor, Op. 49
Sibelius – 5 Romantic Pieces, Op. 101
Schumann – Fantasie in C, Op. 17

The Waterloo concert 14/07/2015
19:30
The Waterloo Concert

J.D. Bomtempo – March of Lord Wellington
Dussek – Sonata in B flat, Op. 24 (solo piano)
Ferd. Paer-Grand Sonata in A (dedicated to Empress Marie-Louise, 1810)
Beethoven – Marches for piano, 4 hands, Op. 45
Joseph Woelfl – Sonata in G, Op. 25, No. 2
J.W. Wilms – The Battle of Waterloo, Op. 43 (extract)
Nathaniel Gow – The Waterloo Strathspey and Reel
Beethoven – Wellington’s Victory, or The Battle at Vittoria, Op. 91


Lunchtime recitals

Last approximately one hour.

Evening concerts

Last approximately two hours with one interval
during which juice and wine are served.

Notices

Wheelchair access available. Please advise in advance.
Please note that tickets cannot be exchanged nor money refunded.
Tickets to recitals and concerts do not include free admittance to the house.
We reserve the right to refuse admission and change the programme without notice.
It may not always be possible to admit latecomers to the Music Room.

Stiletto heels should not be worn.