New Year: New Music!

2018 is bringing Bristol a host of new concerts, venues and ensembles: and even some brand new music. Both Colston…

Gretchen Peters

with very special guest Kim Richey For two decades, Gretchen Peters has been one of Nashville’s most beloved and respected…

Beth Nielsen Chapman

with very special guest Robert Vincent Beth Nielsen Chapman’s new Americana release, Hearts Of Glass is a powerful collection of songs that…

New Season Classics

Classical at St George’s – Spring/Summer 2018 While we may be looking a little different in 2018 (okay, quite a…

Tigran

Tickets for this event go on sale at 9am on Friday 8 December Recently called “the hottest pianist in jazz”…

Mammal Hands plus Eyebrow

With the release of their third album, ‘Shadow Work’, immersive instrumental trio Mammal Hands (Jordan Smart – sax, Nick Smart…

Andy Sheppard & Eivind Aarset

Andy Sheppard and his regular quartet partner, Norwegian guitarist Eivind Aaarset, have created a special duo to ‘play the building’…

Lamont Dozier

with JO HARMAN support Legendary Songwriter-Producer-Artist and one third of Holland/Dozier/Holland announces his debut UK tour. Lamont Dozier has written over…

Eric Bibb

Tickets for this event go on sale on Friday 24 November at 10am There is no doubting Eric’s status as…

Paul Lewis (piano)

This concert has been rescheduled from 15 Dec 2017 Haydn Sonata in C, Hob XVI: 50 Beethoven 6 Bagatelles Op…

Bristol Metropolitan Orchestra

Karin Hendrickson conductor The orchestra returns with its new conductor, Karin Hendrickson, for another fantastic programme. Full details will be…

Brandon Hill Chamber Orchestra

Andrew Shulman conductor Thomas Bowes violin Beethoven Violin Concerto Shostakovich Symphony No 10 Los Angeles-based conductor Andrew Shulman returns to…

MiniBeats – Superstrings

What could be more summery that the sweet sounds of super strings? From the highest notes of the violins, to…

Project Zulu

The University of the West of England presents the Project Zulu choir comprising children from two primary schools in the…

Jelena Makarova (piano)

Beethoven Sonata No 15 in D Op 28, ‘Pastorale’ Liszt 6 Consolations S. 172 Debussy La Cathédrale Engloutie Schubert Impromptu…

Solomon’s Knot

J S Bach Mass in B Minor Johann Sebastian Bach’s Mass in B Minor is one of the crowning achievements…

City of Bristol Choir

David Ogden conductor City of Bristol Choir The Lochrian Ensemble Esther Mallett soprano Vaughan Williams Benedicite Vaughan Williams Toward The…

OAE – Rosenkavalier

Thomas Kemp conductor Strauss Der Rosenkavalier (salon score) A night at the cinema. The OAE goes to the cinema with…

Les Kapsber’Girls

Expect impassioned and exuberant renditions of Baroque music from this group of young French musicians from the Conservatoire de Lyon….

Joseph Tong (piano)

Schumann  Fantasie in C Op 17 Sibelius  Valse triste Op 44 Sibelius  Sonata in F Op 12 Award-winning British pianist…

Bristol Classical Players

Tom Gauterin conductor Libby Burgess piano Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor Op 54 Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique Tonight’s concert pairs…

Julian Perkins (harpsichord)

G Frescobaldi Toccata Decima J J Froberger Partita No 2 in D minor Handel (arr. W Babell) Lascia ch’io pianga Scarlatti…

Ivan Ilic (piano)

Haydn Capriccio in G Major, Hob.XVII:1 Beethoven 9 Variations on a March by Dressler, WoO 63 Antoine Reicha Four Etudes, Opus 97 Beethoven…

Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

J S Bach                 French Suite No 5 in G, BWV 816 Brahms                 Four Pieces Op 119 Brett Dean         …

Bristol Phoenix Choir and Orchestra

Paul Walton Conductor Jessica Cole soprano Jenna Brown alto Iain Macleod –Jones tenor Alexander Learmouth bass Handel Birthday Ode for…

Trevor Pinnock & Friends

Sophie Gent and Matthew Truscott violins Jonathan Manson viola da gamba Trevor Pinnock harpsichord C Hacquart Harmonia Parnassia Sonatorum, Op…

Ishay Shaer (piano)

Beethoven Sonata No 30 in E Op 109 Liszt La Gondola Lugubre No 1; Valse oubliée No 1 Chopin Sonata…

5X15 Bristol

Following previous sell out shows in Bristol, 5X15 comes to St George’s for another unmissable night. 5 brilliant speakers, 15…

Chineke! Orchestra

Beethoven Symphony No 4 in B flat Coleridge-Taylor Romance for Violin and Orchestra The Chineke! Orchestra makes a welcome return…

Voces8 & Rachel Podger

Gibbons               Drop, Drop, Slow Tears Plainchant          Pater Noster Biber                     Passacaglia ‘Guardian Angel’ in G minor for Solo Violin Jonathan Dove …

Aurora Orchestra & Tenebrae

Tenebrae Aurora Orchestra Nigel Short conductor  Allegri Miserere Mei Lobo Versa est in luctum Victoria Tenebrae Responsories Arvo Pärt St John…

London Bridge Trio

David Adams violin Kate Gould cello Daniel Tong piano Fanny Mendelssohn Piano Trio in D minor Op 11 Robert Schumann…

Florilegium – Pergolesi ‘Stabat Mater’

Elin Manahan Thomas soprano Robin Blaze counter-tenor Florilegium  Programme to include Pergolesi             Stabat Mater Vivaldi                  Laudate Pueri Vivaldi …

Clifton High School in Concert

Clifton High School educates boys and girls from 3 – 18.  Since the School’s establishment over 140 years ago its…

Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

‘Transatlantic Sessions’ stars of TV and the international concert stage Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham present a bare bones, intimate…

Bristol Concert Orchestra / Ashley Wass

Stefan Hofkes conductor Ashley Wass piano Rimsky-Korsakov The Tsar’s Bride Overture Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 Stravinsky Petrushka (1947) They…

Gary Crosby – Kind of Blue

Jazz Jamaica bassist Gary Crosby and his new sextet perform the most popular jazz album ever made: Mark Kavuma, trumpet;…

Mark Ashford (guitar)

Accomplished guitarist Mark Ashford launches our new lunchtime series with a scintillating programme of classical works by Granados, Albéniz, Scarlatti…

Going Beyond 2018

The Going Beyond series of talks returns with two pioneering, record breaking, female adventurers. Amongst their achievements, Polar explorer Ann…

Tom Arthurs Trio

The Berlin-based English trumpeter and composer Tom Arthurs, described by Jazzwise as “a world class improviser”, is regarded as the…

Bristol Metropolitan Orchestra

Karin Hendrickson conductor Samara Ginsberg cello Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 1 in E flat Op 107 David Ridley New Work…

Mark Padmore & Julius Drake

Brahms Heine Lieder Mahler Ruckert Lieder Schumann Kerner Lieder A beautifully crafted Lieder recital by this internationally acclaimed duo partnership….

QEH Spring Concert

The school’s music department is delighted to be back at St George’s for its annual spring concert, showcasing all its…

Brandon Hill Chamber Orchestra

Maxime Tortelier conductor Veronika Ilinskaya piano Wagner Siegfried Idyll Mozart Piano Concerto No 24 K491 in C minor Beethoven Symphony…

The Hall On The Hill (Show Two)

St George’s has commissioned a brand new Community Opera to celebrate the launch of our brand new creative space! Based…

The Hall On The Hill (Show One)

St George’s has commissioned a brand new Community Opera to celebrate the launch of our brand new creative space! Based…

Manu Delago with Chamber Orchestra

We continue St George’s celebratory re-opening weekend with a brand new project by the composer, recording star, percussionist and virtuoso…

Yola Carter with Ewan McLennan

To welcome back our audience following the completion of our new building we present two great Bristol-related artists with rising…

Safety and Security

Safety and Security The safety of our visitors, artists, staff and volunteers is of utmost importance to us, and we…

The Handsome Family

What do you say? Strange yet beautiful poetic lyrics and country-meets-weird music from the inimitable husband and wife pairing of…

Turin Brakes

The band come to St George’s on their brand new tour, in support of a new album Invisible Storm, released in…

Police Dog Hogan

All-round festival favourites who offer both excellently crafted music and a guaranteed whooping good-time, Americana specialists PDH continue to get…

Tom Paxton and The DonJuans

Tom Paxton guitar/vocals/stories Don Henry guitar/vocals/uke/banjo/grins Jon Vezner piano/vocals/guitar/uke/kitchen sink Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and US folk icon, Tom…

Making a Grand Entrance

Simon Farley (Head of Fundraising and Development, St George’s Bristol), Suzanne Rolt (CEO, St George’s Bristol), Helen Wheatley and Nick…