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The best celebration of music by a Landslide at Vue Plymouth

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Fans of Fleetwood Mac and other musical heroes have the show of a lifetime in store at Vue Plymouth.

Legendary drummer Mick Fleetwood enlisted an all-star cast at The London Palladium in honour of Fleetwood Mac co-founder Peter Green on in February and the performance will be shown on the big screen at Vue in June.

The big-name event included the likes of Noel Gallagher,...

Exeter Philharmonic Choir and the English Chamber Orchestra perform Beethoven’s masterpiece Missa Solemnis to mark 250 years since the composer’s birth

Beethoven’s magnificent Missa Solemnis, widely considered to be his greatest choral work yet rarely performed in the South West, will be brought to life this March through the combined talent of Exeter Philharmonic Choir, the renowned English Chamber Orchestra and four international soloists.

The one-night performance of this theatrical, yet spiritual work celebrates Beethoven’s 250th birthday. Exeter Philharmonic Choir is the city’s longest-established choral group, soon to mark a major milestone of its own - its 175th anniversary.

Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis...

University of Plymouth Choral Society and Sinfonia Summer Concert

For this concert, the University of Plymouth Choral Society and Sinfonia have chosen three contrasting works of Mozart, and a favourite Bruckner motet.

Mozart’s delightful string serenade Eine Kleine Nacht Musik precedes his setting of Ave Verum Corpus – a motet that portrays redemptive meaning of suffering. Bruckner paid homage to this work in his own Locus Iste. Mozart’s Requiem – in the portentous key of D minor – is haunting and powerful.

The programme is led by Musical Director Alice Dennis, BEM.

Programme: Mozart - Requiem Bruckner - Locus Iste Mozart - Eine...

George Stephenson Memorial Concert

La La Choirs are thrilled to present the George Stephenson Memorial Concert raising funds for the George Stephenson Pavilion at Plymouth College and for CLIC Sargent. Come and join us for an uplifting evening of music in celebration of the life of a much-loved former Plymouth College student and Devon Cricket player.

La La Choirs will be joined by Plymouth College pupils and some very talented musicians from the CLIC Sargent music programme who supported George through his battle. George’s life was cut for too short, but his memory and the legacy of a life well lived will be...

Research Concert

Venue: 
The House, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA
Event Date: 
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 14:30 to 16:00
Category: 

Other Self (Robot piano & Artificial Intelligence) by Marcelo Gimenes Entangled Brains (Brain-Computer Music Interface and Quantum Computer) by Alexis Kirke Queen Canute (Clarinet and Electronics) by Nuria Bonet

The research concert showcases research, new ideas and technologies developed by ICCMR composers. The University of Plymouth is a leader in the development of Artificial Intelligence for music. We are pioneers in Music Neurotechnology and on using quantum computing in music.

Marcelo's research is to do with creating musical Artificial Intelligence models of...

BBC Singers: Festival Gala Concert

Venue: 
The House, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA
Event Date: 
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 20:00 to 22:00
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Illusions (Choir) by Linas Baltas Forking Paths (Choir) by Marcelo Gimenes Lampedusa (Opera in 3 acts. Choir, Mezzo-soprano, Bass and Electronics) by Eduardo R. Mirand. Libretto: Eduardo R. Miranda & David J. Peterson.

Director: Victor Ladron de Guevara | Conductor: t.b.a. | Visual design: Kaz Rahman | Costumes: Hedy Hurban

The BBC Singers hold a unique position in British musical life. Performing everything from Byrd to Birtwistle, Tallis to Takemitsu, their versatility is second to none.

The group makes appearances at the BBC Proms each year; concerts in the...

Music: University of Plymouth Orchestra Christmas Concert

Venue: 
Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA 
Event Date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 20:00 to 22:00
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University of Plymouth Orchestra present their Christmas Concert. Join us for an evening of music for full orchestra as well as the brass, woodwind and string sections.

The Orchestra comprises of students, staff and community members and performs three concerts during the academic year.

Parting donations welcome in aid of concert costs.

Music: Peninsula Doctors’ Orchestra Concert

Part of University of Plymouth Music Week 2018

A concert to entertain the family, this annual gathering of the Peninsula Doctors’ Orchestra invites you to share their musical enjoyment. Parting donations welcome in aid of the University of Plymouth Brain Tumour Centre of Excellence, which raises vital funds for research into the prevention and treatment of brain tumours.

Date: Sunday 7 Oct Time: 18:00 Ticket information: Free admission, booking advised

www.plymouth.ac.uk/whats-on/music-peninsula-doctors-orchestra-concert

University Of Plymouth Music Week

University of Plymouth Music Week showcases the enormous diversity and quality of music that happens in and around the University.

The majority of the performers are staff and students both from the music degree course and the University ensembles that are open to all.

Designed for all to enjoy, the second annual Music Week will feature gospel, jazz, improvisation, rock, contemporary composed music, electronics and the amazing sound of the Balinese gamelan.

Featuring:

• Plymouth University Gospel Choir and Plymouth University Big Band – Tuesday 8 May • The...

La La Choirs raise £17,000 for CLIC Sargent

Authored by Claire Colman

On Friday 8th December 2017, La La Choirs held their third annual ‘CLIC for Christmas’ concert at Exeter Cathedral. Performing to another sold-out audience, they started the festive season off with a bang with a selection of Christmas favourites, old and new.

La La Choirs were joined on stage by the winning choir from their Devon Schools Choir Competition, Kingsley School from Bideford...

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