Concerts

The Benslow International Recital Series hosts top quality professional musicians who bring world-class performances to Hertfordshire. The series is complemented by The Friends of Benslow Music's monthly Monday Afternoon Tea Concert series. All proceeds go towards Benslow Music's continued development.

  • Maggini Quartet
    Maggini Quartet
    Sunday 6 March 2016, 8pm

    Mozart: String Quartet No 23 K590
    Arnold: String Quartet No 2
    Schubert: String Quartet No 13 D804

    Tickets £12
    (free entry for 8-25 year olds is supported by the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust)
  • Anne Applin and Geoffrey Pratley (piano duo)
    Anne Applin and Geoffrey Pratley (piano duo)
    Monday 14 March 2016, 3pm

    Anne Applin and Geoffrey Pratley (piano duo)

    Tickets £8 at the door only
  • Hopkinson Smith, lute
    Hopkinson Smith, lute
    Friday 18 March 2016, 8pm

    A programme of Elizabethan Lute Music in association with the Lute Society

    Tickets £12
  • The Benslow Baroque Opera: Venus and Adonis
    The Benslow Baroque Opera: Venus and Adonis
    Saturday 9 April 2016

    Stage Director: Dionysios Kyropoulos
    Musical Director: Julian Perkins
  • Mark Viner, piano
    Mark Viner, piano
    Monday 11 April 2016, 3pm

    Mark Viner, piano

    Tickets £8 at the door only
  • Allegri Quartet
    Allegri Quartet
    Friday 29 April 2016, 8pm

    Mendelssohn: String Quartet No 2 Op 13
    Alec Roth: String Quartet No 2
    Brahms: String Quartet No 3 Op 67

    Tickets £12
    (free entry for 8-25 year olds is supported by the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust)
  • Rosana Rolton, harp
    Rosana Rolton, harp
    Monday 9 May 2016, 3pm

    Rosana Rolton, harp

    Tickets £8 at the door only
  • Bingham Quartet
    Bingham Quartet
    Friday 27 May 2016, 8pm

    Shostakovich: String Quartet No 7 Op 108
    Steve Reich: Different Trains
    Shostakovich: String Quartet No 13 Op 138

    Tickets £12
    (free entry for 8-25 year olds is supported by the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust)
  • Raymond Burley, guitar
    Raymond Burley, guitar
    Saturday 11 June 2016, 8pm

    A programme of works for classical guitar by Scarlatti, Albeniz, Tansman, Barrios and Ayala

    Tickets £12
  • Gemma Kateb, piano
    Gemma Kateb, piano
    Monday 13 June 2016, 3pm

    Gemma Kateb, piano
  • London Klezmer Quartet
    London Klezmer Quartet
    Tuesday 14 June 2016, 8pm

    The LKQ brings you Klezmer at its most beguiling and seductive. The subtleties of the original tradition, combined with a kick-the-chairs-over ability to party.

    Tickets £12
  • Tedesca Quartet
    Tedesca Quartet
    Thursday 30 June 2016, 8pm

    Haydn: String Quartet Op 71 No 1
    Borodin: String Quartet No 2
    Mozart: String Quartet No 19 K465 'Dissonance'

    Tickets £12
    (free entry for 8-25 year olds is supported by the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust)
  • Rose Consort of Viols
    Rose Consort of Viols
    Tuesday 12 July 2016, 8pm

    Musical Tributes: Renaissance composers often paid homage to each other by reworking their material, or by commemorating their deaths. We explore these links, including music to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the birth of Cipriano de Rore

    Tickets £12
  • Night of Jazz
    Night of Jazz
    Thursday 21 July 2016, 8pm

    An evening of stunning improvisations and jazz standards, set in an informal jazz-club atmosphere.

    Tickets £12