colston hall patron events 2018
colston hall patron events 2018 Patrons can purchase tickets for concerts and shows via the Development team. We are delighted to invite you as our guests to exclusive pre-concert receptions.
Academy of St Martin in the Fields Thursday 25 January Pre-concert reception, 6.30pm On this evening, we are thrilled to welcome Academy of St Martin in the Fields: one of the world’s greatest chamber orchestras, led by Music Director and virtuoso violinist Joshua Bell. With a career spanning more than 30 years as a soloist, chamber musician, recording artist and conductor, Joshua Bell is one of the most celebrated violinists of his era.
London Symphony Orchestra Wednesday 21 February Pre-concert reception, 6.30pm The London Symphony Orchestra is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading orchestras. Love is most definitely in the air with Brahms’s ‘hearton-sleeve’ Violin Concerto and Ravel’s ambitious tale of erotic love, told on a vast orchestral canvas. To hear this music performed by the LSO will surely be one of the highlights of this season’s offerings before the transformtaion of the Hall.
Anatomy of the Orchestra Saturday 21 April Bristol Music Trust presents with The British Paraorchestra, as part of the Bristol New Music festival, a unique event featuring Steve Reich’s major minimalist composition, The Four Sections. ‘Anatomy of the Orchestra’ is a unique project and the first of its kind in UK, where audiences literally ‘climb ‘inside the orchestra and immerse themselves in its mechanisms and to discern its process.
colston hall patron events 2018 Bristol Plays Music Singing Spectacular Tuesday 5 June, evening (details tbc) Bristol Youth Choir and robed choirs from around the city sing with the most gifted and talented singers from schools right across the city to make up the 500 strong massed choir singing farewell to the current Colston Hall.
Transformation Concert - Würth Philharmonic Friday 8 June Pre-concert reception, 6.30pm Experience the very last classical concert to be played on Colston Hall’s old stage before we transform the Hall. J Strauss Die Fledermaus Overture Bruch Violin Concerto Saint-Saëns Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso Shostakovich Symphony No. 10
Avon Gorge Hotel (details tbc) We invite patrons to join us to celebrate a new partnership with the stunning Avon Gorge Hotel and Bristol Music Trust. This historic hotel, which is currently undergoing an exciting refurbishment, offers unparalleled views of Brunel’s Grade One listed Clifton Suspension Bridge. We are thrilled to be joining forces and invite our patrons to help celebrate this collaboration.
Chairman’s Lunch Sunday 16 September Chair of Bristol Music Trust, Henry Kenyon, invites you, along with fellow supporters of Bristol Music Trust, to his beautiful Abbots Leigh house to enjoy some light music and late summer sun (we hope!)
colston hall patron events 2018 Christmas Carols at Bristol Cathedral December (date TBC) Bristol Cathedral, which stands at the heart of the city, is one of the world’s finest examples of a medieval ‘hall church.’ Join us for an evening of charming carols sung by our youth choirs followed by some festive nibbles.
Transformation Tours of Colston Hall By arrangement - and up until early June 2018 Our Transformation Tours allow you to find out, first-hand, about our plans to ensure Bristol has the concert hall it deserves, attracting the world’s top-class musicians to the city and delighting audiences for years to come. It is also your last opportunity to bring friends and to see the old cellars before they are renovated. To book a private tour and meeting with Chief Executive, Louise Mitchell and Head of Development, Rosa Corbishley, please get in touch. We will do our utmost to facilitate a visit that suits you and your guests.
We look forward to welcoming you to our 2018 season of Patron Events. If you have any questions or requests please get in touch with: Development Manager - Natalie Ridgeon firstname.lastname@example.org 0117 204 7184
20 | 0117 203 4040
Weâ€™re building a world-class music venue for Bristol
www.colstonhall.org | 21
Help us to # transformthehall
Consider naming a seat or making a donation today www.colstonhall.org/transformthehall
Exclusive events available to Patrons of Bristol Music Trust.