The Adderbury Ensemble brings together some of the UK’s top musicians to perform the world’s finest chamber music…

Autumn 2017 Concerts

Our autumn 2017 season currently comprises concerts in Adderbury, Buckingham, Chipping Norton, Deddington and Oxford. Full venue, musician and programme details in the listings below.

Adderbury

Church of St Mary the Virgin (Map)
Mill Lane
Adderbury
BANBURY
OX17 3LP

September 17, 2017 at 19:00 (MiA Concert)

David le Page (violin)
Jenny Sacha (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

Performing:

  • Mozart: String Quartet no 17 in B flat major, K458 (“Hunt”)
  • Mendelssohn: String Quartet no 1 in E flat major, op 12
  • Dvořák: String Quartet no 12 in F major, op 96 (“American”)

Tickets:

  • £15.00 for adults
  • £13.00 full-time students, senior citizens and children 10-16 *
  • £13.00 Friends of Music in Adderbury (adult)
  • £10.00 Friends of Music in Adderbury who are full-time students, senior citizens or children 10-16 *

* Please note: children under the age of five are not allowed. Our mailing list subscriber discount does not apply to Music in Adderbury concerts. Tickets are available on the door or can be booked online here


December 10, 2017 at 19:00 (MiA Concert)

Catrin Finch (harp)
Julian Sperry (flute)
Fiona Cross (clarinet)
Martyn Jackson (violin)
Jenny Sacha (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

Performing:

  • Ravel: Introduction and Allegro for Harp, String Quartet, Flute and Clarinet
  • Saint-Saëns: Fantaisie for Harp & Flute, op 124
  • Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A major, K 581

Tickets:

  • £15.00 for adults
  • £13.00 full-time students, senior citizens and children 10-16 *
  • £13.00 Friends of Music in Adderbury (adult)
  • £10.00 Friends of Music in Adderbury who are full-time students, senior citizens or children 10-16 *

* Please note: children under the age of five are not allowed. Our mailing list subscriber discount does not apply to Music in Adderbury concerts. Tickets are available on the door or can be booked online here


Buckingham, Radcliffe Centre

The Radcliffe Centre (Map)
Church Street
Buckingham
MK18 1EG

September 23, 2017 at 19:30

Viv Mclean (piano)
Chris Windass (violin)
Katherine Sharman (cello)

Performing:

  • Mozart: Piano Trio in B flat major, K502
  • Chopin: Prelude in C sharp minor, op 45
  • Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasy in A flat major, op 61
  • Beethoven: Piano Trio in B flat major, op 11

Tickets: £15.00 (£12.00 for mailing list subscribers and £5.00 for students). Available at the door or call 07711 606996 to reserve.


October 28, 2017 at 19:30

Viv Mclean (piano)
Chris Windass (violin)
Rose Redgrave (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

Performing:

  • Mozart: Piano Quartet no 2 in E flat major, K493
  • Fauré: Piano Quartet no 2 in G minor, op 45

Tickets: £15.00 (£12.00 for mailing list subscribers and £5.00 for students). Available at the door or call 07711 606996 to reserve.


November 9, 2017 at 19:30

Martyn Jackson (violin)
Jenny Sacha (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

  • Bridge: Three Idylls for String Quartet, H67
  • Dvořák: String Quartet no 10 in E flat major, op 51, B92
  • Debussy: String Quartet in G minor, op 10

Tickets: £15.00 (£12.00 for mailing list subscribers and £5.00 for students). Available at the door or call 07711 606996 to reserve.


December 9, 2017 at 19:30

Martyn Jackson (violin)
Jenny Sacha (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

Performing:

  • Mozart: String Quartet no 17 in B flat major, K458 (“Hunt”)
  • Schubert: String Quartet no 15 in G major, op 161, D887

Tickets: £15.00 (£12.00 for mailing list subscribers and £5.00 for students). Available at the door or call 07711 606996 to reserve.


Buckingham, Stowe

Ugland Auditorium, Stowe House (Map)
Stowe
Buckingham
MK18 5EH/p>

September 20, 2017 at 20:00

Viv Mclean (piano)
David le Page (violin)
Catherine Leech (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Katherine Sharman (cello)

Performing:

  • Kreisler: Praeludium and Allegro (in the style of Pugnani)
  • Rachmaninov: Vocalise
  • Bartók: Romanian Folk Dances, Sz 56
  • Dvořák: Piano Quintet no 1, op 5

Tickets: £10.00 (buys membership of Stowe Arts, which covers admission to this concerts and all subsequent events for the season.) Please note: Our mailing list subscriber discount does not apply to Stowe Arts concerts.


Deddington

Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul (Map)
Church Street
Deddington
BANBURY
OX15 0SA

October 22, 2017 at 19:00 (MiA Concert)

Viv McLean (piano)
John Mills (violin)
Jenny Sacha (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

Performing:

  • Dvořák: Piano Quintet no 1, op 5
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto no 12 in A major, K414/385p

Tickets:

  • £15.00 for adults
  • £13.00 full-time students, senior citizens and children 10-16 *
  • £13.00 Friends of Music in Adderbury (adult)
  • £10.00 Friends of Music in Adderbury who are full-time students, senior citizens or children 10-16 *

* Please note: children under the age of five are not allowed. Our mailing list subscriber discount does not apply to Music in Adderbury concerts.

Tickets are available on the door or can be booked online here


Oxford

Holywell Music Room (Map)
Holywell Street
Oxford
OX1 3SD

September 15, 2017 at 19:30

Martyn Jackson (violin)
Jenny Sacha (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

Performing:

  • Mozart: String Quartet no 17 in B flat major, K458 (“Hunt”)
  • Mendelssohn: String Quartet no 6 in F minor, op 80
  • Dvořák: String Quartet no 10 in E flat major, op 51, B92

Tickets: £15.00 (£12.00 for mailing list subscribers and £5.00 for students). Available at the door or call 07711 606996 to reserve.


October 22, 2017 at 11:15 (Oxford Coffee Concert)

Viv McLean (piano)
John Mills (violin)
Jenny Sacha (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

Performing:

  • Dvořák: Piano Quintet no 1, op 5
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto no 12 in A major, K414/385p

Tickets: £12.00 for adults and £6.00 for Children 11-17. Children Aged 5-10 accompanied by an adult are admitted free of charge. (Please note: children under the age of five are not allowed. Our mailing list subscriber discount does not apply to Oxford Coffee Concerts.) Call +44 7518 479062 to reserve tickets in advance or book online here.


December 10, 2017 at 11:15 (Oxford Coffee Concert)

Catrin Finch (harp)
Julian Sperry (flute)
Fiona Cross (clarinet)
Martyn Jackson (violin)
Jenny Sacha (violin)
Chris Windass (viola)
Jane Fenton (cello)

Performing:

  • Ravel: Introduction and Allegro for Harp, String Quartet, Flute and Clarinet
  • Saint-Saëns: Fantaisie for Harp & Flute, op 124
  • Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A major, K 581

Tickets: £12.00 for adults and £6.00 for Children 11-17. Children Aged 5-10 accompanied by an adult are admitted free of charge. (Please note: children under the age of five are not allowed. Our mailing list subscriber discount does not apply to Oxford Coffee Concerts.) Call +44 7518 479062 to reserve tickets in advance or book online here.


CDs

Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Grainger

Tchaikovsky: Serenade in C major
Elgar: Serenade in E minor
Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry / Molly on the Shore

Chamber Music by Veale & Crawford

Veale: String Quartet, Tryptich for Recorder & String Quartet, etc
Crawford: Elegaic Quintet for Recorder & String Quartet, etc

Mozart (Flute, Oboe & Clarinet Works)

Flute Quartet in D, K285, Quartet in F for Oboe & Strings, K370, Clarinet Quintet in A major, K581

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

La Primavera (Spring)
L’estate (Summer)
L’autunno (Autumn)
L’inverno (Winter)


Johann Sebastian Bach Concertos

Concerto for Oboe, Violin & Strings, Concerto for Viola & Strings, Concerto for Harpsichord, Flute, Violin & Strings, etc

Playing Baroque

Works by Handel, Telemann, Pachelbel, Johann Sebastian Bach, Albinoni and Corelli

Playing Baroque II – Concertos

Works by Telemann, Johann Sebastian Bach, Vivaldi, Quantz, Marcello and Sammartini

Music for Seven

Maurice Ravel’s Introduction and Allegro, Richard Strauss’s Metamorphosen, Camille Saint-Saëns Septet

Our players…

All the Adderbury Ensemble players are among the leading performers in their field. Click on the “Biography” button below each image to find out more about them.