All concerts are free and open to everyone.
They are held on Sunday evenings in Balliol Hall at 8:30 pm.


Michaelmas Term


15th October: 1878th Concert
THE ERNEST WALKER CONCERT
Martino Tirimo (Piano)

  • Debussy: Pour le Piano, Clair de Lune, Estampes, L'isle joyeuse

  • Schubert: Sonata No. 21 in B flat D960

5th November: 1879th Concert (please note this is different from the usual date)
THE BALLIOL SOCIETY CONCERT
Anne Schwanewilms (soprano)
To include works by Wesendonk, Wagner, Wolf, Strauss and Mahler.

12th November: 1880th Concert
THE ENDELLION QUARTET CONCERT
The Endellion Quartet

  • Haydn: Quartet Op 74, No. 3 - "The Rider"

  • Shostakovich: Quartet No. 3

  • Beethoven: Quartet Op 74 "The Harp"

26th November: 1881st Concert
THE MEMBERS' CONCERT
Featuring a variety of works performed by Balliol members and friends.




Hilary Term


21st January: 1882nd Concert
THE TOMMY USBORNE CONCERT:
Antonio Galera Lopez (Piano)

  • M. de Falla: CanciĆ³n -- Nocturno (ca. 6')

  • F. Chopin: Two Nocturnes op. 27 (ca. 12'), Barcarolle op. 60 in f sharp Major (ca. 9')

  • E. Granados: Goyescas (Los Major Enamorados)

  • E. Granados: Allegro de Concierto op. 46 (ca. 8')

2nd February: 1883rd Concert
THE JOHN FARMER CONCERT:
Anna Dennis and Emma Abbate

  • Robert Schumann: From Mignon Songs

  • Claude Debussy: Trois Chansons de Bilitis

  • Ottorino Respighi: O falce di luna calante, Nevicata, Nebbie, L'ultima ebbrezza

  • Modest Mussorgsky: The Nursery

  • Benjamin Britten: a selection of folk song arrangements

9th February:
THE ENDELLION LECTURE RECITAL
TBC

18th February: 1884th Concert
THE MEMBERS' CONCERT
Featuring a variety of performances by Students from Balliol and the whole university.

4th March: 1885th Concert
THE STEPHEN TEMPLE CONCERT:
Sean Shibe (Classical Guitar)

  • Scottish Lute Music from the Balcarres, Rowallan, Straloch and Wemyss manuscripts

  • J.S. Bach: Lute Suit No.2 in a minor (originally in c minor) BWV 997

  • VILLA-LOBOS: A selection of Etudes and Preludes introduced by Sean Shibe






Trinity Term