The Oxshott and Cobham Music Society holds a winter series of six high quality professional concerts between September and March, each year. These are on Saturday evenings, at 8pm, (except in January when there is an early evening concert at 5.30pm), and are given at Holy Trinity Church, Church Road, Claygate, KT10 OJP.
This year the 2015/ 2016 season, includes a cast of international musicians of great stature and repute.
Along with two exceptional visiting Danish Chamber Music Ensembles, - (the Nightingale Quartet, and Trio Con Brio, Copenhagen) - Saturday 21st November. Tickets £17.00
There is also the astonishingly good Notus Winds Quintet Ensemble - Saturday, 9 January, 2016, at 5.30pm, Tickets £17.00 - graduates of the Royal Academy and now awarded a one-year Fellowship at the Conservatory to promote their ensemble skills and explore further important repertoire in the field. Their programme is varied and includes a work by Danzi and the quintets of Nielsen and Francaix.
The youngest ever winner of the Leeds Piano Competition in 2008, Korean, Sunwook Kim, will give the first of the two Celebrity Recitals on Saturday 6th February, 2016 at 8pm - Tickets £20.00. He returns, now aged only 26, to play a recital which includes Beethoven's monumental "Diabelli Variations." Three days later he will perform the work in the new Parisian Concert Hall.
The second Celebrity recital will be given by Soprano, Chen Reiss on Saturday 19th March, 2016 at 8pm - Tickets £20.00 A graduate of the Juilliard School of Music in New York, and a protegee of conductor Zubin Mehta, she comes direct from Vienna State Opera. She has sung at Carnegie Hall, in Berlin, Munich, Stuttgart, London, Israel etc., and last December, at the request of the Pope, she sang Mozart in a performance recorded during a Christmas Mass, and broadcast around the world to an estimated 7 million viewers. Wonderful to hear, and stunning to look at, Chen Reiss is sure give immense pleasure to all.
All concerts take place in the superb acoustics and comfortable surroundings of Holy Trinity Church,
Church Road, Claygate KT10 0JP.
Students, 8-25, admitted free with ID.
Tickets are available from:
Mrs. G. Kortright,
9 St.Andrews Square,
Surbiton, KT6 4EF.
Tel., 0208 399 6389.