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Wednesday 23 October, 6pm Silk Street Music Hall

Alison Balsom in Gabriel: An Entertainment with Trumpet

Spotlight on Wind, Brass & Percussion

Text by Samuel Adamson Alison Balsom trumpet Elizabeth Watts soprano Christopher Lowrey countertenor Gwilym Bowen tenor Harry Bicket music director Dominic Dromgoole director The English Concert Chorus of Guildhall Singers

Guildhall alumna Alison Balsom joins The English Concert to bring to life the sights, sounds and stories of 17th-century London in this theatrical celebration of Baroque music, adapted for the Barbican stage from Shakespeare’s Globe, featuring a chorus of singers from Guildhall School.

Featuring chamber groups and soloists from Guildhall’s Wind, Brass and Percussion department. Admission free Thursday 24 October, 7pm Silk Street Music Hall

Undergraduate String Concert Undergraduate string musicians showcase their talent in an informal concert. Admission free Friday 25 October, 7.30pm Silk Street Music Hall

Part of Alison Balsom: Milton Court Artist-in-Residence

Ubu Ensemble: Dopo la Guerra

Tickets: £15–£56 available from Barbican Box Office: 020 7638 8891

Simon Wills director Ubu Ensemble

Not so much a concert – more a happening. Programme includes music by Donatoni, Scelsi and Berio. Tuesday 22 October, 7pm Silk Street Music Hall

Guildhall Jazz Orchestra & Guildhall Big Band Scott Stroman artistic director

Guildhall’s two main jazz orchestras team up for an evening that promises to swing. Admission free

October ’19

Monday 21 October, 7.30pm Barbican Hall

Admission free Ubu Ensemble


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Events Guide Autumn 2019  

Events Guide Autumn 2019