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The Department of Music in Durham is one of the leading centres for the study of music in Britain, an established Centre for Excellence in Teaching with an international reputation.

As you might expect, the sheer wealth of musical talent in Durham means that there is a comprehensive, year-round musical programme, catering for every possible musical taste. From classical recitals, to Big Band swing, Brass bands to modern jazz, Durham University offers a fabulous range of performances for everyone to enjoy!

Wednesday 13 November 2019

DULOG, repertoire from Company!

1:15pm to 1:45pm, Music Department’s Concert Room on Palace Green

Music Durham Lunchtime Concerts
The Music Durham Lunchtime Concertstake place every Wednesday from 1.15 to 1.45 pm. in the Music Department’s Concert Room on Palace Green. They are completely free and are open to all members of the public, and are a great way to spend your afternoon. Do come along!


Durham University Concert Band Concert: UK-USA

7:30pm to 9:00pm, Elvet Methodist Church

Durham University's Gold Award-winning Wind Band is starting off the year with a vibrant evening of music from the two sides of the Atlantic! From Mary Poppins to The Blues Brothers, Phantom of the Opera, 'Variations on America' and Holst's 'Fantasia on the Dargason' from his 2nd Suite in F, we guarantee there will be something for everyone!

Contact concert-band.society@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Wednesday 20 November 2019

Chamber Choir lunchtime concert

1:15pm to 1:45pm, Music Department’s Concert Room on Palace Green

Music Durham Lunchtime Concerts
Concerts take place every Wednesday.They are completely free, open to all members of the public, and are a great way to spend your afternoon.
Today's concert will be performed by Durham University Chamber Choir.
Do come along!


Tuesday 3 December 2019

The Hill Orchestra Christmas Concert: A Winter's Night

7:30pm to 9:30pm, Elvet Methodist Church

Escape the cold outside and enjoy a Winter’s Night in with Hill Orchestra for their annual Christmas concert of 2019. Featuring pieces such as Finzi’s Nocturne, as well as Sleigh Ride and Hely-Hutchinson’s A Carol Symphony to get you in the Christmas spirit, it’s guaranteed there will be something for everyone!
This concert is in support of The Durham Foodbank, with all refreshment stall proceeds going to charity.

Contact hill.orchestra.society@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Wednesday 11 December 2019

Sita

7:30pm to 9:00pm, Assembly Rooms Theatre, North Bailey, Durham

In a white dining room a child is bored at a dinner party. The child takes the adult into the magical story of the Ramayana, using household props, coloured lights and paints, the white boring dinner party is gradually destroyed.
Performed shortly after Diwali, Sita will take you on a journey of Indian mythology and culture.


Saturday 25 January 2020

Durham Choral Society January Concert

7:30pm to 9:30pm, Durham Cathedral

Programme to include Faure's Requiem and Woods' This Joyous Night.

Contact tickets@durhamchoralsociety.org.uk for more information about this event.