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

Upcoming concerts…

We’re currently putting together our winter/spring 2018 season and will post up details here shortly. In the meantime, here are details of two confirmed concerts coming up at the Holywell Music Room in Oxford.

All Oxford Coffee Concerts take place at the historic Holywell Music Room, the oldest purpose-built concert venue in Europe.

Holywell Music Room
Holywell Street


February 11, 2018

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

  • 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

Click here for full concert details…

April 1, 2018

Adderbury Ensemble Chamber Orchestra, Directed by Christopher Bucknall

  • Bach: Easter Cantata, BWV4

Full concert details coming soon…


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.