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MULTIPLE Concerts and Recitals: 2019-11

'At Chetham’s we believe that people from every walk of life should have the opportunity to experience music in a relevant, dynamic way. In partnership with other arts organisations, we work to develop interactive learning projects for individuals, schools and other community groups. Our activities range from workshops and performances for schools to family days, instrument days and large-scale community performances.'

* Chetham's School of Music
VISITS (to the Website)254
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)290
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'One of the world's leading conservatoires and drama schools, offering musicians, actors, stage managers and theatre technicians an inspiring environment in which to develop as artists and professionals. The School is a global leader of creative and professional practice and promotes innovation, experiment and research - selected as one of the top ten institutions for performing arts in the world ... and the top-rated conservatoire ...'

 

* Guildhall School of Music & Drama
VISITS (to the Website)169
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)258
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‘We are a community cooperative set up to support the learning, performance and development of jazz, related music and the arts. Based at the Globe in Newcastle upon Tyne, we are the first cooperative in the UK to own a music venue and education centre. We put on gigs and courses there and at other venues.’

 

* Jazz.Coop
VISITS (to the Website)88
Also indexedPink Lane Jazz Co-op
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)134
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‘Based in Bushey, Hertfordshire ... The oldest and, arguably, the most celebrated of the UK’s specialist music schools, The Purcell School was originally founded in central London in 1962 ... Though it is now a coeducational independent boarding and day school for around 180 girls and boys, The Purcell’s pupils are nonetheless largely funded by the government’s Specialist Music and Dance Scheme ... The School puts on over 150 performances each year ... We regularly welcome eminent musicians to the School to give masterclasses and recitals throughout the year ... and host a variety of music courses during term time and in the School holidays.’

* Purcell School for Young Musicians
VISITS (to the Website)45
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)118
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‘An institution of world renown, training nearly 700 students from over 50 countries in over 20 musical disciplines. We hope our website provides a glimpse of our collective mission, character, and values — as well as imparting the special atmosphere that springs from our cosmopolitan and confident outlook. Have a look at what we do, the quality of the concerts, the teachers, the visiting artists and the types of events we put on ... As Britain’s oldest conservatoire, we are inspired by the past but committed to shaping contemporary musical life with discernment and open-mindedness ... We welcome visitors from all walks of life to the Academy.'

* Royal Academy of Music
VISITS (to the Website)245
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)308
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‘ENO is founded on the belief that opera of the highest quality should be accessible to everyone. We tell the world's most timeless stories, unforgettably ... We sing in English. We believe that singing in our own language connects the performers and the audience to the drama onstage, and enhances the experience for all ...’

Category Opera Companies
+ English National Opera
VISITS (to the Website)144
Also indexedLondon Coliseum
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)271
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'The LSO was formed in 1904 when 50 members of the Queen’s Hall Orchestra rebelled against Sir Henry Wood’s edict that "no deputies" be sent to rehearsals and concerts ... The LSO is proud to be Resident Orchestra at the Barbican Centre, where it performs around 70 concerts a year ... The LSO is set apart from other international orchestras by the depth of its commitment to music education, reaching over 65,000 people each year. LSO Discovery enables the Orchestra to offer people of all ages opportunities to get involved in music-making and to enter the extraordinary sound world of the Orchestra.'

 

+ London Symphony Orchestra
VISITS (to the Website)111
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)420
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‘England’s national opera company in the North and one of Europe’s leading arts organisations. The Company is committed to producing work of the highest quality that excites, challenges and entertains. It tours not only throughout the North of England and to London, but also to opera houses on the continent ... and it performs at major international festivals ... Opera North is a vibrant, lively organisation which actively challenges conventional perceptions of opera. Breathing new life into the classics, the Company is also a strong advocate of lesser-known works and a champion of musical theatre. Opera North collaborates with artists and companies working in a variety of media, including film and visual art. Its versatile Chorus and Orchestra also perform independently, constantly revitalising their approaches to music-making.’

Category Opera Companies
+ Opera North
VISITS (to the Website)180
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)131
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‘Royal Northern Sinfonia, Orchestra of Sage Gateshead, is the UK’s only full-time chamber orchestra. Founded in 1958, RNS has built a world-wide reputation for the North East through the quality of its music-making and the immediacy of the connections the musicians make with audiences.’

+ Royal Northern Sinfonia
VISITS (to the Website)66
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)149
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‘Formed in 1891 as the Scottish Orchestra, the company became the Scottish National Orchestra in 1950, and was awarded Royal Patronage in 1977 ... The RSNO performs across Scotland, including concerts in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee, Aberdeen, Perth and Inverness. The Orchestra appears regularly at the Edinburgh International Festival and at the BBC Proms at London’s Royal Albert Hall.’

+ Royal Scottish National Orchestra
VISITS (to the Website)72
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)136
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’The internationally celebrated Scottish Chamber Orchestra (SCO) is made up of a unique collection of talented musicians who inspire and connect with people of all ages. We aim to provide as many opportunities as possible for people to hear live orchestral music by touring the length and breadth of Scotland ... SCO Connect inspires and supports creativity throughout Scotland’s communities. Our extensive and imaginative programme enables people of all ages and abilities to engage with the music and the musicians of the SCO. Projects and events range from family days and concerts for babies and toddlers to creative composition and performance workshops for schools, universities and colleges. We also run weekend study days, music-making weekends for adults and long-term projects in healthcare settings.’

+ Scottish Chamber Orchestra
VISITS (to the Website)110
Also indexedSCO Connect
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)151
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'Scotland's national opera company and the largest performing arts organisation in Scotland ... Scottish Opera performs in around 35 towns, cities and villages across Scotland every year.’ The Opera is based in the Theatre Royal Glasgow which is also the home of Scottish Ballet.

Category Opera Companies
+ Scottish Opera
VISITS (to the Website)147
Also indexedTheatre Royal Glasgow
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)227
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‘One of the great ballet companies of the world ... Grand balletic tradition and an illustrious heritage are united with innovation, daring and exceptional standards of artistry, creativity and stagecraft to produce supreme theatre. It is a beacon in the cultural life of Britain and a driving force behind the development of ballet as an artform ... The Company’s commitment to enriching people’s lives through ballet is reflected in the deep relationships it forges through digital and learning platforms and international touring.’

Category Ballet Companies
+ The Royal Ballet
VISITS (to the Website)96
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)279
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‘One of the world’s leading opera companies. Based in the iconic Covent Garden theatre, it is renowned for its outstanding performances of both traditional opera as well as commissioning new works by today’s leading opera composers ...’

Category Opera Companies
+ The Royal Opera
VISITS (to the Website)101
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)266
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The Sixteen is recognised as one of the world’s greatest ensembles. Comprising both choir and period instrument orchestra, The Sixteen's total commitment to the music it performs is its greatest distinction. Its special reputation for performing early English polyphony, masterpieces of the Renaissance, bringing fresh insights into Baroque and early Classical music and a diversity of twentieth century music is drawn from the passions of conductor and founder, Harry Christophers.’

Category Chamber Choirs
+ The Sixteen
VISITS (to the Website)109
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)160
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'Transforms lives through the power of opera. We are passionate about opera and want to share this passion with as many people as possible. We do this with award winning performances of fully staged opera and concerts which combine a sense of adventure with the highest possible quality. We keep our performances accessible through affordable ticket prices. Beyond the theatre we connect with people through our community and education work and digital projects.'

Category Opera Companies
+ Welsh National Opera
VISITS (to the Website)209
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)290
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'The Barbican welcomes the world's top soloists and musicians in both classical and contemporary music ... Our music programme cuts across all forms of music including work by contemporary musicians, experimental collaborations and leading orchestras and soloists from around the world ...'

 

@ Barbican Centre
VISITS (to the Website)185
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)326
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'Manchester's international concert venue, built to give the best possible space for music. The Hall hosts over 250 performances a year including classical music, rock, pop, jazz, world music and much more. The Hall is home to three resident orchestras: the Hallé, the BBC Philharmonic and Manchester Camerata. The Hall also programmes its own classical music season, the International Concert Series. The Hall works with a range of promoters and charity hirers on other programming.

@ Bridgewater Hall
VISITS (to the Website)110
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)191
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'950-seat venue two minutes walk from Sloane Square tube station in the heart of Chelsea, hosting over 300 concerts and events per year.'

@ Cadogan Hall
VISITS (to the Website)127
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)289
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'Our values guide every aspect of our operations, articulating what we need to accomplish in order to achieve sustainability and excellence: Place/Platform We pride ourselves on having world-class facilities, which are able to deliver a superior standard of both cultural and corporate events ... ; Lifelong Learning We are committed to lifelong learning and participation both internally and externally ...;  Artistic We see ourselves as being ambassadors of music, presenting a diverse range of work ... ;  Collaboration Our unique programme is created through our ethos of collaboration .... ;  Excellence We strive to deliver excellence in all that we do. We are proud of our independent funding status and our flexibility in how we operate, in adhering to our goal of excellence.'

@ Kings Place
VISITS (to the Website)117
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)178
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'An 18th-century Grade 1 listed Hawksmoor church, restored to become the home of the LSO's community and music education programme LSO Discovery. Our regular community groups, including the Community Choir, LSO Discovery Choir, Gamelan Group, Digital Technology Group and LSO Create all rehearse at LSO St Luke's during term-time and perform their work to the public regularly.’

 

@ LSO St Luke's
VISITS (to the Website)131
Also indexedLondon Symphony Orchestra
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)349
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‘The Guildhall School has completed a major building project to expand its facilities. Milton Court, based across the road from the current Silk Street building, opened in September 2013, providing the School with state-of-the-art performance and teaching spaces including a 608-seat Concert Hall ... The Concert Hall hosts a year-round programme of classical and contemporary music presented by the Barbican and its artistic partners.’

 

Category City of London
@ Milton Court, Barbican
VISITS (to the Website)15
Also indexedGuildhall School of Music & Drama
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)41
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‘Edinburgh’s premier independent mid-sized live music venue, playing host to an extraordinary range of world-class artists from all musical fields: classical, jazz, folk and roots, rock and pop and Americana. Our perfectly-proportioned, intimate auditorium, flawless acoustics and adaptability make us a unique and valuable resource in Edinburgh’s cultural life. We have provided facilities for the Fringe, Jazz, Film, Fiddle and Science Festivals and for many local amateur and professional groups, as well as being a key venue for music, comedy and spoken-word acts touring (inter)nationally.’

@ Queen’s Hall Edinburgh
VISITS (to the Website)38
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)88
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'The world’s leading figures in music, dance, sport and politics have appeared on our stage since we opened in 1871, and now over 1.7 million people enjoy live experiences here every year, with millions more experiencing our events through broadcasts, recordings and new media channels ... Our public benefit work is of paramount importance to us. It covers not only our own Education & Outreach programme, but also close liaison with charities and charity events, both large and small; performances at day centres and hospices; free music, exhibitions and events; our sponsorship programme, and a fascinating archive which we are working to make accessible to all.'

@ Royal Albert Hall
VISITS (to the Website)101
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)339
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‘The Royal Opera House is a global artistic force, housed in one of the UK’s most beautiful theatres. It is from our Covent Garden stages that The Royal Ballet, The Royal Opera and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House perform year round, reaching audiences across the UK and further afield. Whether it’s through our international tours, our learning and participation work or our ROH Live Cinema screenings, we take the very best of opera and ballet across the country and to the world and, in doing so, attract the best talent the world has to offer.’

Category Westminster
@ Royal Opera House
VISITS (to the Website)73
Also indexedOrchestra of the Royal Opera House
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)121
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‘A world-leading creative organisation dedicated to dance in all its forms. With over three centuries of theatrical heritage and a year-round programme of performances and learning activities, it is the place where artists come together to create dance, and where we welcome everyone to experience dance – to take part, learn, experiment and be inspired.’

@ Sadler’s Wells
VISITS (to the Website)43
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)85
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'The UK’s largest arts centre, founded with the Festival of Britain in 1951. It’s a place where people experience world-class art and culture that stimulates, inspires, educates and amazes. Our festival programme encompasses art, theatre, dance, classical and contemporary music, literature and debate. It reaches 6.25 million people a year, and encompasses over 5,000 events featuring world-class artists from across the globe.'

@ Southbank Centre
VISITS (to the Website)83
Also indexedPurcell Room | Queen Elizabeth Hall | Royal Festival Hall
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)350
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'Cardiff's most central concert venue. There is something on nearly every day - from jazz, classical and folk music to comedy, children's shows and everything in between.'

@ St David's Hall
VISITS (to the Website)256
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)190
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’This premiere London concert venue has been at the heart of the capital’s music making for over 250 years. From performances by Handel and Mozart during the 18th century through to the founding of the world-renowned Academy of St Martin in the Fields in the 1950s to today when St Martin’s hosts some of the finest ensembles, choirs and soloists in Britain. Experience music from the Baroque and Classical periods to music from the 20th and 21st centuries performed in the beautiful candlelit setting of St Martin-in-the-Fields.‘

Category Greater Churches
@ St Martin in the Fields
VISITS (to the Website)153
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)212
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'Acknowledged as one of the finest music venues in the country, with a year-round programme of outstanding classical, jazz, world and folk music, as well as talks from personalities. It was named as one of the UK’s top 10 chamber music venues by Classical Music Magazine (July 2012) ... With over 70 concerts a year, the venue regularly welcomes internationally renowned musicians ... Turner Sims’ intimate auditorium, outstanding acoustic and garden setting make it a favourite destination for artists and audiences alike.'

@ Turner Sims
VISITS (to the Website)129
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)249
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‘The nation's home for the performing arts situated at the heart of Cardiff Bay. One of the UK's top cultural attractions, the Centre provides an extensive programme of world class entertainment, showcases Welsh creativity and talents, partners with international artistic companies, and offers creative learning and community engagement opportunities aimed at increasing accessibility to art and culture.’

@ Wales Millennium Centre
VISITS (to the Website)98
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)214
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'One of the world’s great concert halls, specialises in chamber and instrumental music, early music and song.'

@ Wigmore Hall
VISITS (to the Website)71
VIEWS (of ‘Full’ Record)307
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