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June 2017

Durham Festival of the Arts

2 June - 23 June
Durham City, Durham, Durham. DH1

Durham Festival of the Arts is an exciting 3 week festival running from 2nd – 23rd June, and the 2017 festival is set to be the biggest yet! The festival, organised by Music Durham and Durham Student Theatre, features a whole host of events from concerts to masterclasses, plays to photography exhibitions and so much more, in a number of venues across the city.

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Music Durham – Cathedral

2 June 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL United Kingdom

Join Music Durham for the opening night of Durham Festival of the Arts. Land of Hope and Glory is a celebration of British music and composers featuring half of our ensembles. From Zadok the Priest to Coldplay, Spamalot to the Beatles, this concert promises a night of entertainment for all audiences.

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Arts on the Green

3 June 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL

Join Music Durham and the college music ensembles for an afternoon of open air entertainment on Palace Green.

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Around the World in 80 Minutes

4 June 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Castle Great Hall, Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL

Following on from the Britain themed Cathedral Concert, this second evening of music will take you on a journey around the world in 80 minutes featuring a number of Music Durham's best and most diverse ensembles. Join Music Durham for the final evening of our mini series, the perfect start to the Festival of the Arts.

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Klang

7 June 8:00 am - 10 June 5:00 pm
Music Department, Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL

The annual contemporary music marathon held in the Music Department.

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Music on the River – Chamber Choir

7 June 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This informal highlight of the Chamber Choir calendar is a relaxed afternoon on the (hopefully sunny!) banks of the Wear. Sit back and have a drink with your friends and family whilst the Chamber Choir serenades you in black tie from rowing boats on the river, with fun arrangements of classic a cappella favourites!

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£6 - £12

The Evening Watch – Chamber Choir in the Cathedral

10 June 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL United Kingdom

The Chamber Choir warmly invites you to its final concert of the year, held in its traditional setting of Durham Cathedral. The performance will celebrate the works of British composers, is the Choir’s final send off of the academic year and is sure to be an evening of beautiful and exciting choral music.

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Palatinate Music and Theatre Awards

12 June 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Durham Castle Great Hall, Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL

Music and Theatre Palatinate Awards

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£4 - £6

Hill Orchestra and Voices Summer Concert

13 June 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
St Oswalds Church, Church Street , Durham. DH1 3DQ

The Hill Orchestra and Voices are delighted to invite you to their first ever collaboration in concert! In what is expected to be a phenomenal night of musical variety, the orchestra and choir will come together to perform Finlandia by Sibelius, an arrangement of I vow to thee and Don't Stop me now by Queen, among others.

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£5 - £6

Brass Band – A Summer Celebration

14 June 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
St Oswalds Church, Church Street , Durham. DH1 3DQ

Join Durham University Brass Band as they celebrate their 15th Anniversary and their success at UniBrass, where they won the inaugural UniBrass Shield.

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£3.50 - £7

Classical Ensemble Summer Concert

16 June 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
St Oswalds Church, Church Street , Durham. DH1 3DQ

The Classical Ensemble presents its summer concert featuring Mozart's 31st Symphony "Paris" and Couperin's suite "La Francaise" from his "Les Nations", a duo of works inspired by France. The magnificent talent that is the Classical Ensemble's very own Misuzu Oda will also treat audiences to Mozart's 26th Piano Concerto "Coronation".

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Orchestral Society Cathedral Concert

17 June 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL United Kingdom

Join the Orchestral Society as they take over the majestic Durham Cathedral as part of the Durham Festival of the Arts with a diverse and thrilling programme, including Finzi’s gorgeous Romance for String Orchestra and Mahler’s towering Symphony No. 1.

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£5 - £8

DUPO Chamber Summer Concert

19 June 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL

Durham University’s Palatinate Chamber Orchestra warmly invites you to its final concert of the year, set in the serenity of the Cathedral Chapter House and featuring Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on Greensleeves, Debussy’s Girl with the Flaxen Hair, and Beethoven’s triumphant Symphony No. 7 in A major.

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College Choir Competition

20 June 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In a celebration of college music, several of Durham University's wonderful college choirs come together for the first Music Durham College Choir Competition.

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£2.50 - £5

Divinity Quintet and Durham String Quartet

21 June 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
St Oswalds Church, Church Street , Durham. DH1 3DQ

The Divinity Quintet presents their third term concert in St Oswald's Church on Wednesday 21st June at 7:30pm, including Ligeti’s Six Bagatelles and Poulenc’s Sextet.

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£6 - £12

DUPO Easter Term Concert

22 June 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Elvet Methodist Church, 8 Old Elvet, Durham. DH1 3HL

Save the date for the final Palatinate Orchestra concert of the year in Elvet Methodist Church.

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November 2017

DUOS Chamber in Durham Castle

25 November 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Castle Great Hall, Palace Green, Durham. DH1 3RL

Save the date for the first DUOS concert of the academic year, conducted by Josh Ridley.

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December 2017

DUOS Symphony

2 December 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Elvet Methodist Church, 8 Old Elvet, Durham. DH1 3HL

Save the date for the first DUOS Symphony concert of the academic year, conducted by Lewis Wilkinson.

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February 2018

Big Band @ Pizza Express, Soho

10 February 2018 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Save the date for our Uni Big Band performing at the Pizza Express Jazz Club in London.

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March 2018

DUOS Epiphany Term concert

3 March 2018 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Elvet Methodist Church, 8 Old Elvet, Durham. DH1 3HL

Save the date for the DUOS Epiphany Term concert, conducted by Josh Ridley and Lewis Wilkinson.

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