Canterbury Music Club

Concerts 2018-19

Canterbury Music Club is currently in its 77th season, presenting its continuing tradition of artists of international standing. This season we have made a particular effort to present artists of the highest standing.

Details of ticket prices are on the Membership page.

Sunday afternoon concerts will be held at St Gregory's Centre for Music, Canterbury Christ Church University, whilst concerts on Thursday evenings will be in the Church of St Paul's Without, Church Street (St Paul's), Canterbury, CT1 1NH. N.B. There are two exceptions to this rule: the concerts on Sunday 30 September 2018 and Sunday 7 April 2019 will be at Charlton Park.

Click on any individual concert entry to read further programme information, along with biographical notes about the artists.

To purchase tickets online, please click here. Please note that those aged 8 to 25 will be admitted free as part of CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust's Ticket Scheme (limited spaces). Tickets purchased online by/for young people will be refunded in full at the door on completion of a simple registration form.

Canterbury WindsSunday 30 September 2018 · 3.00pm

Canterbury Winds (dir. Grenville Hancox)

Strauss · Serenade for Winds, Op. 7
Enescu · Decet for Winds, Op. 14
Mozart · Serenade in B-flat major, K. 361 ('Gran Partita')

Julien van MellaertsSunday 21 October 2018 · 3.00pm

Julien van Mellaerts · baritone
Simon Lepper · piano

Schubert · various songs
Schumann · Liederkreis, Op. 39
Mahler · various songs
Wolf · Harfenspieler Lieder

Kosmos EnsembleThursday 13 December 2018 · 7.30pm

Kosmos Ensemble
Harriet Mackenzie · violin
Meg Hamilton · viola
Miloš Milivojević · accordion

This is the club's Christmas concert, with mulled wine and mince pies.

John HarleSunday 13 January 2019 · 3.00pm

John Harle · saxophone
Steve Richards · piano



Tippett QuartetSunday 17 February 2019 · 3.00pm

Tippett Quartet
Emma Abbate · piano

Haydn · Quartet in B minor, Op. 33, No. 1
Stephen Dodgson · Piano Quintet in C
Puccini · Chrisantemi
Schumann · Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44

Sacconi QuartetThursday 21 March 2019 · 7.30pm

Sacconi Quartet

Haydn · Quartet in D major, Op. 76, No. 5
Korngold · Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 34
Dvořák · Quartet No. 12 in F major, Op. 96 ('American')

This recital in sponsored by John Hursey in memory of Caryl Hursey.

Young Choon ParkSunday 7 April 2019 · 3.00pm

Young Choon Park · piano

Music by Mozart, Beethoven, and Chopin.


Thursday 6 June 2019 · evening

AGM - with musical surprise

In the church of St Paul's Without

Please note that we may need to change details of concerts owing to circumstances beyond our control.