Wednesday 5 October 2022 7.30pm
Leading vocal ensemble I Fagiolini explores cycles of renewal in both creation and creativity, inspired by The Waste Land and David Attenborough’s plea to re-wild.
Wednesday 12 October 2022 7.30pm
Celebrated British pianist Leon McCawley chronicles the development of the piano sonata during the Classical era in music by Mozart, Schubert and Beethoven.
Friday 14 October 2022 7.30pm
Acclaimed British composer Graham Fitkin brings four unique musicians together to revel in the unremitting delight of ensemble piano playing.
Wednesday 19 October 2022 7.30pm
The Gould Piano Trio performs one of Tchaikovsky’s greatest chamber works, his epic Piano Trio in A minor, alongside music by Fanny Mendelssohn and Judith Weir.
Wednesday 26 October 2022 7.30pm
Ulrica Dúo explores sonification as means to transmute processes and data from the field of astronomical sciences to the domain of electroacoustic music.
Wednesday 2 November 2022 7.30pm
This year’s Practical Project sees Music students create structured intuitive performances of selected texts from Stockhausen and Christian Wolff.
Wednesday 9 November 2022 7.30pm
Five-time Grammy winners The Swingles celebrates 60 years of vocal innovation in hits from across their illustrious career, including Bach arrangements and pop and jazz favourites!
Wednesday 16 November 2022 7.30pm
The Chimera Ensemble presents music by some of today’s leading composers alongside new works by Music students.
Friday 18 November 2022 7.30pm
The 24 explores Spanish, Flemish, German and Finnish masterworks from across the centuries in choral music by Bach, Byrd, William Cornysh, Orlandus Lassus and Joanna Marsh.
Wednesday 23 November 2022 7.30pm
Internationally acclaimed contemporary music group Ensemble intercontemporain presents some of York-based composer Thomas Simaku’s most recent works.
Saturday 26 November 2022 7pm
University Symphony Orchestra presents musical portraits of London and Paris at the turn of the twentieth century in music by Elgar, Delius and Gershwin.
Wednesday 30 November 2022 7.30pm
University Choir offers an Anglo-Welsh-French celebration of Midnight Mass, weaving classic carol-anthems by Herbert Howells into Charpentier’s Messe de Minuit.
Wednesday 18 January 2023 7.30pm
Roderick Williams and Grammy award-winning pianist Christopher Glynn join forces for an irresistible programme in search of the ‘truth about love’.
Wednesday 8 February 2023 7.30pm
University Baroque Ensemble delves into the rich output of some of Hamburg’s Baroque composers, including the well-loved Viola Concerto by Telemann.
Friday 24 February 2023 7.30pm
Nicky Spence and celebrated contralto Jess Dandy perform Schumann’s most passionate song cycle alongside Janacek’s hauntingly beautiful The Diary of One Who Disappeared.
Wednesday 3 May 2023 7.30pm
Star soprano Ailish Tynan joins renowned British pianist Christopher Glynn for a wide-ranging programme that sets unforgettable Romantic song cycles by Schumann, Strauss and Grieg.