Concert listings for this week: February 3-9

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Concert listings for this week: February 3-9

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Tue, 24/05/2016 - 12:55

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02 February, 2017
by SEBASTIAN TAYLOR

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3

Award-winning Australian violinist Emily Sun plays Schubert & Strauss violin sonatas, Regent Hall, 275 Oxford Street (opp BHS), 1pm, free

Trumpet/organ recital: Illumina Duo, St Martin-in-the-Fields, 1pm, free

Prize-winning pianist Maya Irgalina plays Beethoven & Chopin sonatas, St James’s Piccadilly, 1.10pm, free

Songhaven: concert for people living with dementia/memory loss & their carers, Lumen Church, 88 Tavistock Place, WC1, 3pm/afternoon tea at 3.45pm, free but pre-book with Tracey McDermott at 020 7239 0417 or at songhaven.co.uk

Cello guitar duo: Catherine Lee & Joseph Warwick play South American music, National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place, WC2, 020 7306 0055, 6.30pm, free 

Blues/honkey-tonk/ragtime: Paddy Milner, Green Note Basement, 8pm, £8

 

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 4

All-time greatest choral classics: Angmering Chorale, St Paul’s Covent Garden, 7.30pm

Trumpeter Damon Brown meets South Korea’s Resonance Trio, Map Cafe, 46 Grafton Road, Kentish Town, 020 7916 0545, 8pm, £10

 
 

SUNDAY FEBRUARY 5

Bach cantatas: St Stephen’s Day and the Peasant cantata, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone Road, NW1, 020 7873 7300 or www.ram.ac.uk/bach, 12 noon, £15/cons £12

Vocalist Gill Cook joins Pete Chapman Trio, Princess of Wales, Chalcot Road, Primrose Hill, 2pm, free

Burgh House New End Square, Hampstead: Pieces by composers influenced by or contemporaries of Schubert: The Rubenstein Trio, 2pm, £10; Schubertiade/ celebration of composer’s works, 6pm, £10

British Melancholy: virtuoso guitarist Michael Button plays Dowland, Purcell, Britten et al, St George’s Bloomsbury, 4.30pm, free

Barbican Piano Trio play Beethoven pieces including the Ghost and Archduke, Conway Hall, 2 Red Lion Square, WC1R 4RL, 020 7405 1818, 6.30pm, £10 (50 tickets for 8-25s free on a first-come first-served basis)

Chilingirian Quartet play Mozart, Beethoven & Bartók, Kings Place, 6.30pm, from £9.50 online

Sibelius/Bernstein/Nielsen: viol­inist Janine Jansen/ LSO/ Pappano, Barbican, NB start-time 7pm, from £10

World/jazz/electronica: Carousel Ensemble led by top saxophonist Bob Sydor, Green Note Basement, 8pm, £10

MONDAY FEBRUARY 6

 

Isbilia String Quartet plays Haydn and Mendelssohn, St James’s Piccadilly, 1.10pm, free

Singing Greece: A Tribute, Barbican, 7pm, from £38

 

TUESDAY FEBRUARY 7

Heath Street Baptist Church, Hampstead: Kruger Quartet plays Haydn, 1pm, free;

Solo clarinet recital: Luca Luciano plays own pieces + Vila-Lobos, St Martin-in-the-Fields, 1pm, free

Moeran Quartet & Meritus Collective play Haydn, Dvořák, Schubert et al, Lauderdale House, 1.15pm, free

 

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8

Dummer Ron Russell’s Band featuring trumpeter Digby Fairweather and trombonist Chris Gower, Spice of Life, Cambridge Circus, Soho, 12.30pm, £6

Songs of Love & Grief: violin/ viola d’amore/harpsichord trio, St James’s Piccadilly, 1.10pm, free

Puccini’s Madam Butterfly: new production directed by Paul Higgins, Kings Head Theatre, 115 Upper Street, Islington, 0207 226 8561,
www.kingsheadtheatre.com, 7pm, (till March18)

Gilbert & Sullivan’s Patience: English Touring Opera, Hackney Empire, 291 Mare Street, E8 1EJ,  020 8985 2424, hackneyempire.co.uk, 7.30pm, also Friday

The Fabulations, St Martin-in-the-Fields, 8pm, £12/cons £9

 

THURSDAY FEBRUARY 9

Russian Revolutionaries: pianist Alexei Volodin plays Prokofiev, Rachmaninov & Medtner, LSO St Luke’s, 1pm, £12/ cons £10

Piano recital: Michael Leach plays pieces by Haydn. Brahms and Janáček, St Pancras Parish Church, Euston Road, NW1, 1.15pm, free

Gilbert & Sullivan’s Pirates of Penzance /revival: English National Opera, London Coliseum, St Martin’s Lane, 7.30pm, (till March 25)

Sumatra Quartet plays Schubert + talk on composer’s biog by actor Lee Montague, Keats Community Library, Keats Grove, NW3, 020 7431 1266 or www.wegottickets.com/event/388506, 7.30pm, £8

Dirty Little Secrets: fiesty singer Jumoké Fashola, JW3, 341-351 Finchley Road, NW3, 020 7433 8988, 8pm, £18, www.jw3.org.uk/events/category/arts-culture

 

Venues
 

Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2, 020 7638 8891, www.barbican.org.uk

Green Note, 106 Parkway, Camden Town, 020 7485 9899, www.greennote.co.uk

Kings Place, 90 York Way, N1, 020 7520 1490, www.kingsplace.co.uk

LSO St Luke’s, 161 Old Street, EC1, 020 7490 3939, www.lso.co.uk/St-Lukes

Spice of Life, Cambridge Circus, Soho, 020 7437 7013, www.spiceoflifesoho.com

Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1, 020 7226 1686, www.unionchapel.org.uk

Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore Street, W1, 020 7935 2141, www.wigmore-hall.org.uk

 

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