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KES/KEHS Music Calendar 2015-16

Autumn Term 2015

Tolkien Lecture - Alfred Brendel
Tuesday 22 September, 6.30pm   
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
A lecture given by one of the greatest pianists of the last century, Alfred Brendel.

Piano Masterclass with Martin Roscoe
Friday 2 October, masterclass at 4pm, concert at 7.30pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Distinguished pianist Martin Roscoe gives a masterclass to the advanced pupils of both schools, and plays a short recital.

The Miss Margaret Davis Memorial Recital
Thursday 8 October, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Isla May Atay flute,  Daniel Yue violin  
String Quartet: Beth Zheng violin, Sophia Jin violin, Melissa Yao viola, Isabel Russell cello

Performers' Platform
Tuesday 13 October, 6.30pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
A short concert of solo performances by advanced musicians from both schools.

Recital at the Barber Institute
Friday 13 November, 1.10pm
Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham. Admission free.
Philip Edwards violin, Adelaid Yue piano

Performers' Platform
Monday 16 November, 6.30pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
A short concert of solo performances by advanced musicians from both schools.

Lunchtime Recital
Thursday 19 November, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Copmand's Appalachian Spring (chamber version) and Berio's Opus Number Zoo. 

Lunchtime Recital
Thursday 3 December, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Jedidiah Cheung violin, Isabel Russell cello
Piano Quartet: Philips Edwards violin, Melissa Yao viola, Eugene Toso cello, Naomi Bazlov piano   

Christmas Concert 1
Sunday 13 December, 3.00pm
Ruddock Hall. £5.00 adults £2.50 conc. available from 9 November.
Featuring performances by Choral Society, Wind Band, String Orchestra, KEHS Chamber Choir, Senior Swing Band and KES/KEHS Symphony Orchestra.

Christmas Concert 2
Sunday 13 December, 7.30pm
Ruddock Hall. £5.00 adults £2.50 conc. available from 9 November.
Performances by KES Choir, Junior Swing Band, KEHS Chamber Choir, Concert Band and KES/KEHS Symphony Orchestra.

Christmas Concert 3
Monday 14 December, 7.30pm
Ruddock Hall. £5.00 adults £2.50 conc. available from 9 November.
Featuring performances by Senior Swing Band, KEHS Lower School Choir, Concert Orchestra, Concert Band and KES/KEHS Symphony Orchestra.

KES Carol Service
Tuesday 15 December, 7.30pm
St Philip's Cathedral.
Everyone most welcome.

Spring Term 2016

Lunchtime Recital
Thursday 14 January, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Alice Beardmore violin, Tom Iszatt trombone, Abhinav Jain piano

Lunchtime Recital
Thursday 4 February, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Alexander Pett trumpet, Jiin Youn violin, Beth Zheng violin

Performers' Platform
Tuesday 9 February, 6.30pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
A short concert of solo performances by advanced musicians from both schools.

Lunchtime Recital
Thursday 11 February, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Richard Chapman trombone, Sophia Jin voice, Matt Madden saxophone, Junbo Shim piano

Lunchtime Recital
Thursday 3 March, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Nathan Cornish trombone, Jeremy Ho piano, Juju Liao violin 

Choral & Orchestral Concert 1
Sunday 6 March, 3.00pm
Ruddock Hall. £5.00 adults £2.50 conc. available from 8 February.
Performances by Choral Society and KES/KEHS Symphony Orchestra.
Rachmaninov's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini played by Adelaide Yue, Brahms's Fourth Symphony and Karl Jenkins's The Armed Man.

Choral & Orchestral Concert 2
Monday 7 March, 7.30pm
Ruddock Hall. £5.00 adults £2.50 conc. available from 8 February.
Performances by Choral Society and KES/KEHS Symphony Orchestra.
Rachmaninov's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini played by Adelaide Yue, Brahms's Fourth Symphony and Karl Jenkins's The Armed Man. 

Summer Term 2016

Summer Concert 
Monday 25 April, 7.00pm
Symphony Hall. £10.00 adults £5.00 conc. available from 14 March.
The summer concert will feature performances by the choirs and ensembles of both schools. 

Lunchtime Recital
Thursday 28 April, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Aloysius Lip piano, Gabriel Wong violin, Lauren Zhang piano

Performers' Platform
Tuesday 7 June, 6.30pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
A short concert of solo performances by advanced musicians from both schools.

Lunchtime Recital
Thursday 23 June, 1.05pm
Ruddock Hall. Admission free.
Naomi Bazlov piano, David Millross viola, Conrad Yap cello

Romany Wood
Friday 24 June, 6.00pm
Symphony Hall. 
Given by KES/KEHS Symphony Orchestra, KEHS Lower School Choir and massed choirs of local primary-school children. Part of the KES Outreach Programme and made possible by the generous support of the Schools of King Edward VI Foundation. 

Jazz Evening
Sunday 26 June, 4.30pm
Ruddock Hall. £5.00 adults £2.50 conc. available from 6 June.
The Senior Swing Band has another summer's evening of jazz, featuring soloists from both schools and professional guest musicians.

Syndicate Concert
Saturday 2 July, 7.30pm
Ruddock Hall.