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2017-2018 Season - Contemporary Concerts

At Prince Michael Hall, Dean Close School, Cheltenham, GL51 6EP

Sunday 29 October 2017 at 3pm

Daniel Shao (flute) and

Daniel King Smith (piano)

Hamilton Harty - In Ireland

Stanley - Solo no 5

York Bowen - Sonata

Andy Scott - Salt of the Earth

Andy Scott - My Mountain Top

Bridge - Rosemary

Brian Ferneyhough - Cassandra's Dream Song

Elgar - In Smyrna

Lennox Berkeley - Sonatina

Daniel Shao was born in 1995, and is currently studying for an MA at the Royal Academy of Music in London under professor Samuel Coles, supported by the Countess of Munster Musical Trust.  Daniel King Smith has given concerts all over the world as both soloist and accompanist.  He studied at the Royal Academy of Music where he won the Harold Craxton and Max Pirani prizes for Chamber Music. Listen Daniel playing  

Tickets £10

Under 26 free


Sunday 11 February 2018 at 3pm

Rosalind Ventris (viola) and

James Willshire (piano)

Robert Saxton - Invocation, Dance and Meditation

Arvo Pärt - Spiegel im Spiegel

Edwin Roxburgh - Monologue

Rory Boyle - Reeling

Huw Watkins - Fantasy

Howard Blake - Prelude from Benedictus

Takemitsu - A Bird came down the Walk

Thomas Adès - Darkness Visible

Robert Hugill - Three pieces from the Book

 of Common Prayer

Paul Patterson - Elegiac Blues

Recognised for her qualities as a soloist and chamber musician, Rosalind Ventris is emerging as one of the most sought-after young violists internationally, receiving five prizes at the 2013 Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition. James Willshire also performs internationally as soloist and chamber musician, and appears regularly at the major UK concert halls.  


Tickets £10

Under 26 free