Review: Dunelm Consort & Players

Dunelm Consort and Players boasts some of the most talented musicians in Durham, and their most recent performance of Bach’s Magnificat and Vivaldia’s Gloria was no exception. The first of the great baroque duo was Bach’s Magnificat. This began strongly, with a spritely and optimistic theme…

Read More

Review: Mystical Travels (DUPO)

Following their stunning French-themed Michaelmas concert, my expectations for DUPO’s evocatively titled ‘Mystical Travels’ concert were set high. First, the Chamber Orchestra, led by Millie Harding, opened the concert with Mendelssohn’s overture…

Read More

Review: Parry Centenary Concert

For the centenary of Sir Hubert Parry’s death, an enormous 250-strong collective of musicians from Durham University Orchestral and Choral Societies, Durham County Youth Choir and Durham Cathedral Choir and Consort of Singers assembled under the daunting canopies of Durham Cathedral for an evening of superb music by Parry and his contemporaries.

Read More

Review: Hill Orchestra Epiphany Term Concert

Durham’s second oldest orchestra prides itself on a welcoming, inclusive atmosphere for any who wish to be involved. It is lovely that this extends to their concerts and engagement with the local community…

Read More

Review: Concert Band in Europe

Following on from their hugely successful Broadway and Christmas concerts, Durham University Concert Band’s European extravangza performed music from across the continent in an evening of a variety of moods in Elvet Methodist Church, taking the audience on an exciting journey…

Read More

Upcoming Events

May 02

Lunchtime Concert – Second Year Performers 2

2 May 1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Durham
May 09

Lunchtime Concert – Bassoon Quartet

9 May 1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
May 13

Sing Alleluia!

13 May 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Durham
United Kingdom
May 16

Lunchtime Concert – Music Finalists

16 May 1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
May 23

Lunchtime Concert TBC

23 May 1:15 pm - 1:45 pm