Summer 2019 concerts

May 3

Harry Broom;  Yahan Chen   (cellos)   Robert Markham (piano)

J. S.Bach  Gamba Sonata no. 2 in D major

Stravinsky suite italienne;  

Mendelssohn variations concertantes

Shostakovich sonata

Two final-year Royal  Birmingham Conservatoire students of Ulrich Heinen perform part of their upcoming end-of-course examinations recitals, partnered by Robert Markham, Senior Tutor in Piano at the conservatoire.


May 17

Darren Hogg and Colin Baines   (piano duet)

Schubert marche militaire Op. 51 no.1; fantaisie in f minor  Op. 103

Mozart  theme and variations in G K501

A return visit by two of the finest local pianists who performed for us a duo in 2017


June 7

The Salmon String Quartet.  

Programme to include music by Haydn and Glazunov, performed by a quartet of young string players from King Edwards School, directed by Lucy Akehurst.


June 21

A recital of songs by women composers, including works by Madeleine Dring, Amy Marcy Beach, Morfudd Llwyn-Owen, Dilys Elwyn Edwards, and Rebecca Clarke, performed by Amy Van Walsum, Willow Burden and Chloe Underwood, senior vocal students from the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.


July 5

Allan Schiller – piano.

Beethoven  piano sonatas Op. 14 no. 1 and Op. 14 no. 2   and music by Chopin and Schumann.

One of our most popular pianists returns to play for us again.    Information about Allan can  be found on




July 19

Alex Frost and Michael Jones   cello and piano.

Music by Vivaldi, Beethoven and Chopin.