Abbey Chamber Concerts

A series of chamber concerts by top-quality local musicians on one Sunday each month.

3.00 – 4.00pm at St Nicolas church, Market Place, Abingdon OX14 3HF.

Tickets £12, accompanied children free. Available from this website, at door, from 07775 904626, from the performers.

Free tea and coffee and an opportunity to talk to the musicians, after each concert.

Support the arts in Abingdon! Profits are donated to local charities.

We are always looking for new groups to play in our concert series.

Is there a wonderful piece you’d love to present in 2024?

Do you play in a local group of a high standard?

Please get in touch!

The Virtuoso Flute – Peter Robertson

The Virtuoso Flute Peter Robertson flute Yoshiko Endo piano Poulenc Flute Sonata Telemann Sonata in f minor Faure Fantaisie Op 79 Something about a Pan ...and something about my hat having 3 corners.

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Rachmaninov Cello Sonata – Jacqueline Johnson cello Dominic Piers Smith piano

Rachmaninov Cello Sonata in G minor Op 19 The mystic aspect to Rachmaninov’s art can be felt strongly throughout his Cello Sonata, his most famous piece of chamber music. While there are no obvious quotations from any Orthodox hymns, the...

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Shostakovich Piano Trio no 2, Beethoven Archduke Trio – Amalfi piano trio

Shostakovich Piano Trio no 2 in E minor The horrors of the Second World War loomed large for Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-75), perhaps more so than any other Soviet composer. Nazi persecutions of Jewish people and other dissidents reflected his own...

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Diana Hinds piano – Bach and Janacek

JS Bach Partita no 2 in C minor BWV826 J.S. Bach was a composer, violinist, harpsichordist, and organist of the Baroque period. Throughout his sixty-five years lifetime, Bach composed an incredible 1128 pieces of music. Among them, 223 pieces are...

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