Lunchtime Concerts 2019-20

The 77th Season of Lunchtime Concerts in the magnificent Victorian Art Gallery at New Walk Museum: 1 - 2pm

Tickets are available in person or by phone from the New Walk Museum and Art Gallery box office.


Thursday, 3rd October

Lendvai String Trio

Röntgen: Trio No.10

Cheryl Frances-Hoad: The Ogre Lover

Dohnanyi: Serenade Op.10


Thursday, 17th October

Elias String Quartet

Hindson: String Quartet No.2

Schubert: String Quartet No.13 in A minor D804 Rosamunde

Sileas Na Ceapaich: Tha mi am chadal na duisgibh mi arr. Grant


Thursday, 31st October


Wallen: NNENNA

Mozart: Oboe Quartet in F major, K370

Coleridge-Taylor: Nonet in F minor, Op.2


Thursday, 14th November

Charles Owen - piano

Liszt: Lègende: St Francis of Assisi Preaching to the Birds

Ravel: Miroirs

Creme: Approach & Green Deva (world premières)

Wagner/Liszt: Isolde’s Liebestod S447


Thursday, 28th November

Robert Burton - saxophone & Christine Zerafa - piano

Planel: Prelude et Salterelle

Robert Muczynski: Sonata for alto saxophone & piano Op.29

Fitkin: Gate

Decruck: Sonata in C sharp

Demersseman: Fantasie sur un thème original


Thursday, 12th December

Calefax Reed Quintet

Mendelssohn: Organ Sonata

César Franck: Deuxième Choral

Koolmes: Estampie

Alain: Litanies

Duruflé: Prélude et Fugue sur le nom d’Alain

Coots/Lewis: For All We Know


Thursday, 9th January

Guy Johnston - cello & Melvyn Tan - piano

Sterndale Bennett: Sonata Duo for piano & cello Op.32

Fanny Mendelssohn: Fantasy in G minor for cello & piano

Chopin: Sonata for cello & piano in G minor Op.65


Thursday, 23rd January

The Purcell School Young Musicians

Programme to be confirmed


Thursday, 6th February

Nicholas Daniel - oboe & Mahan Esfahani - harpsichord

Maconchy: Bagatelles

Couperin: 14ème Concert Royal

Koch: Die Frage nach der Dinglichkeit (world première)


Thursday, 20th February

Timothy Ridout - viola

Fuchs: Selection of Fantasy Études for solo viola

JS Bach/Kodaly: Fantasia Cromatica in D minor BWV 903

Hindemith: Sonata for solo viola Op.25 No.1

JS Bach: Chaconne from the Partita No.2 in D minor BWV 1004


Thursday, 5th March

Amatis Piano Trio

Shostakovich: Piano Trio No.1 in C minor, Op.10

Tarrodi: Moorlands

Ravel: Piano Trio in A minor, M.67


Thursday, 19th March

Sean Shibe - guitar

Dowland: Selection of Fantasies and Galliards

Bach: Lute Suite in E minor, BWV 996

Gubaidulina: Serenade

Rautavaara: Serenades of the Unicorn

Fennessy: Rosewood