Concert Calendar 2020:
CANCELLED Sunday 5 April 3pm, Abbey Chamber Concerts, Abingdon. Janacek Mladi sextet. Nielsen wind quintet. Pavlova Winds. www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
CANCELLED Saturday 20 June 12.30pm, GAP Festival. Schubert Octet with Pavlova Winds and Radcliffe Strings. www.thegapfestival.org/
CANCELLED Monday 22 June 1pm, St Michaels Cornmarket lunchtime concert. Music for winds. 01865 240 940 www.smng.org.uk
CANCELLED Sunday 6 September 3pm, Abbey Chamber Concerts, Abingdon.Classic wind quintets/ Pavlova Winds. www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
CANCELLED Thursday 10 September, 3pm Bridge Care Home, Abingdon. Trio Divertissement.
CANCELLED Friday 11 September Richmond Retirement Homes, Letcombe Regis. Wind trio.
CANCELLED Saturday 12 September 4pm, recorded ‘as live’ 2020, Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Sunday 13 September 4pm, recorded at Sheldonian Theatre in 2018, Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Monday 23 November 1pm, St Michaels Cornmarket lunchtime concert. Trio Divertissement with Malcolm Pearce piano. 01865 240 940 www.smng.org.uk
CANCELLED Sunday 20 December 3pm, Abbey Chamber Concerts, Abingdon. Christmas concert with Pavlova Winds. www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Concert Calendar 2019:
Wednesday 30 January Richmond Retirement Homes, Letcombe Regis. Wind trio at 6pm
Sunday 7 April 15 winds ensemble – conducted by Robin O’Neill. Workshop at Freeths solicitors, Oxford.
Monday 4 February St Michaels Cornmarket, 1pm lunchtime concert by Pavlova Winds
Saturday 27 April Pavlova Quintet concert. North Marston, Bucks. Fundraiser to local church.
Saturday 11 May 7.30pm Challow Park Recital Hall, Wantage. Schubert Octet with Radcliffe Strings
Sunday 12 May 3pm Abbey Chamber Concerts, Abingdon. Piano and winds with Malcolm Pearce piano. Gordon Jacob sextet, Beethoven Quintet. http://www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Monday 10 June 1pm St Michael’s Cornmarket, lunchtime concert Music for winds. 01865 240 940 www.smng.org.uk
Sunday 7 July 3pm Abbey Chamber Concert, Abingdon. With Radcliffe strings. Brahms Serenade no 1 in original scoring for wind and string nonet. http://www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Sunday 11 August Trio Arrieu at RichFest Music & Song Feast http://www.richmond-villages.com Witney
Sunday 8 September Taking part in fundraising concert at Beckley church.
Sat 14 September 4pm Oxford Open Doors. Pavlova Winds and Radcliffe Strings play Brahms Serenade no 1 in original scoring for wind and string nonet. Venue: Exeter College chapel Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Sunday 15 September 4pm Oxford Open Doors – mini-concert at the Sheldonian Theatre Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Sunday 22 September Exuberant Trust, Standlake. 7pm start. Pavlova Winds with Malcolm Pearce piano.
Thursday 17 October 7.15pm Richmond Care Homes, Letcombe Regis. Pavlova Quartet.
Sunday 20 October Exuberant Trust, Standlake 6pm. Trio Arrieu
Friday 15 November 7.30pm. Richmond Care Homes, Letcombe Regis. Trio Arrieu.
Monday 18 November 1pm St Michael’s Cornmarket, lunchtime concert. Trio Arrieu. 01865 240 940 www.smng.org.uk
Sunday 15 December 3pm Abbey Chamber Concerts, Abingdon. Music for 15 winds, arranged and conducted by Robin O’Neill of the Philharmonia. http://www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Concert Calendar 2018:
Monday 29 January 2018 St Michael’s Cornmarket. lunchtime concert 1-1.50pm 01865 240 940 www.smng.org.uk Frank Bridge Divertimento Beethoven Variations on La Ci Darem Malcolm Arnold Divertimento (trio) Peter Schickele Seven Bagatelles Chris Britton flute, Carolyn King oboe, Barbara Stuart clarinet, Simon Payne bassoon
Sunday 4 February 2018 Abbey chamber Concerts – 3pm at St Nicolas church, Abingdon http://www.abbeychamberconcerts.org Glinka Trio Pathetique Mouquet La Flute de Pan D’Rivera Danson Shostakovich Four Waltzes Malcolm Pearce piano, Chris Britton flute, Barbara Stuart clarinet, Simon Payne bassoon
Sunday 8 April 2018 Abbey chamber Concerts – 3pm at St Nicolas church, Abingdon http://www.abbeychamberconcerts.org Wagner Siegfried Idyll Martinu La Revue de Cuisine Puccini Crisantemi
Monday 14 May 2018 St Michael’s Cornmarket, lunchtime concert 01865 240 940 www.smng.org.uk Saint Saens bassoon sonata Ivor the engine Finzi clarinet and piano Poulenc trio Gordon Jacob wind quartet
Monday 28 May 2018 St Michael’s Cornmarket, lunchtime concert 01865 240 940 www.smng.org.uk Wind trios by Ibert, Milhaud and Mozart
Sunday 3 June 2018 Open Gardens event at Manor House, Blewbury for Helen and Douglas House
Thursday 7 June 2018 Event for Vue Cinemas Oxford to advertise screening of Swan Lake. With local ballet dancers. www.myvue.com/cinema/oxford/whats-on
13-15 June 2018 Twinning trip to Colmar in Alsace https://www.jds.fr/agenda/musiques/quintet-pavlova-125394_A
Sunday 1 July 2018 Abbey chamber Concerts – 3pm at St Nicolas church, Abingdon http://www.abbeychamberconcerts.org Mozart Gran Partita for 13 winds Pavlova Wind Ensemble
Saturday 7 July 2018 Wantage Summer Arts Festival 2018. Letcombe parish church at 3pm. Complementary Prosecco and scones, afterwards in Richmond Letcombe Village Cafe. www.wantagesummerartsfestival.com/
Saturday 8 September 2018 Oxford Open Doors. Schubert Octet at 4pm. St Michael in the Northgate, Cornmarket. Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Saturday 8 September 2018 Wind trio as part of evening concert for Home Start Oxford at Queen’s College chapel. http://www.home-startoxford.org.uk/
Sunday 9 September 2018 Oxford Open Doors – mini-concert at 4pm at the Sheldonian Theatre Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Friday 19 October 2018 Wind Trio Rumseys coffee shop 3.30 – 4.30 pm Thame Festival of Arts & Literature www.talfestival.org
Tuesday 20 November ‘Oxford Women’s Lunch’ at The Randolph Hotel. Background music by wind trio.
Saturday 24 November 2018 Islip Music Society 7.30pm Pavlova Wind Quintet. To include Patterson ‘Westerly Winds’
Sunday 2 December Richmond Retirement Homes, Letcome Regis. Schubert Octet at 3pm with Radcliffe Strings.
Sunday 23 December 15 winds ensemble – conducted by Robin O’Neill. Workshop at Dorchester on Thames
Sunday 16 December 2018 – Abbey chamber Concerts – 3pm at St Nicolas church, Abingdon www.abbeychamberconcerts.org Pavlova Quintet Christmas Concert, To include Reicha Andante for cor anglais. Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Suite.
Sunday 5 February 2017 3pm at St Nicolas Church, Abingdon Schubert Octet Abbey Chamber Concerts www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Friday 3 March 2017 Live Friday at Ashmolean Museum Oxford www.ashmus.ox.ac.uk
Sunday 12 March 2017 Excerpts from Copland Appalachian Spring ‘Robert Mayer’ Childrens concerts at the JDP Music Room, St Hilda’s College
Friday 24 March 2017 Oxford Twinning Association Concert, Town Hall. Two pieces from the Pavlova Trio
Sunday 2 April 2017 3pm at St Nicolas Church, Abingdon Wind Serenades Abbey Chamber Concerts www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Monday 24 April 2017 Pavlova Quartet lunchtime concert at St Michaels Cornmaket www.smng.org.uk
Spring 2017 Burford Garden Centre 2pm-4pm on assorted dates. Wind trios
Thursday 4 May 2017 6pm in Dorchester Abbey Wind Serenades – Gounod Petite Symphonie and Mozart Serenade in Eflat Dorchester Festival www.dorchesterfestival.com/
Tuesday 9 May 2017 OCVA awards ceremony, Town Hall. Background trio music
Monday 12 June 2017 University of Oxford Green awards, Sheldonian. Background music for wind trio
Saturday 8 July 2017 Garden Party, St Ethelwolds House Abingdon, Wind Trio.
Sunday 9 July 2017 3pm at St Nicolas Church, Abingdon Pavlova Wind Quintet
Beethoven and Thuille piano and wind quintets Abbey Chamber Concerts www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Wednesday 23 August 2017 Ian Brown piano with the Pavlova Quintet and Ed Jones violin
Beethoven quintet for piano and wind
Thuille sextet for piano and wind
Damase Dix-Sept Variations for quintet
Schubert Variations on Trockne Blumen for flute and piano
Messaien Theme and variations for violin and piano
St Michael the Northgate in Cornmarket, Oxford.
Oxford Proms website http://www.oxfordproms.co.uk
Tickets from TicketsOxford.co.uk
Saturday 2 September 2017 7.30pm St Michael’s church, Cumnor. Pavlova Quintet Concert for the fundraising appeal. Mozart Marriage of Figaro overture and three arias, Damase 17 Variations, Arnold Three Sea Shanties, Elgar Three Miniatures, Sainsbury Two Cuban Dances
Tickets on door or from firstname.lastname@example.org 07909 640751
Sunday 3 September 2017 3pm at St Nicolas Church, Abingdon Classics for wind and string quartet Mozart oboe quartet, Francaix Divertissement for bassoon and strings, Mozart flute quartet, Finzi Five Bagatelles for clarinet and strings
Abbey Chamber Concerts www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Saturday 9 September 7.30pm Theatre, Buscot Park, near Faringdon. Pavlova Quintet
Nielsen wind quintet
Damase 17 Variations
Mozart Figaro Overture and Three Arias
Gurney Five Preludes
Sainsbury Two Cuban Dances
Tickets including wine £16 from email@example.com www.buscotconcerts.co.uk
Sunday 10 September 2017 4pm at Sheldonian Theatre. Pavlova Quintet Mozart Marriage of Figaro overture and three arias, Arnold Three Sea Shanties, Elgar Three Miniatures, Sainsbury Two Cuban Dances, Malando Ole Guapa Tango
Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Friday 13 October 2017 Thame Festival, Rumseys Coffee Shop. Wind Trio www.talfestival.org/
Saturday 14 October 2017 Wind Trio Save the Children concert. All Saints Church, Faringdon 7.30pm
www.savethechildren.org.uk Tickets from Information Centre in the Pump House, Faringdon
Monday 30 October 2017 Pavlova Winds lunchtime concert at St Michaels Cornmarket. Wind quartets. 01865 240 940 www.smng.org.uk
Saturday 25 November 2017 Wind Serenades Challow Park Concert Hall
Mozart Gran Partita, Strauss Suites op 4 and op 7
07817 092798 https://www.facebook.com/ChallowParkStudios/
Sunday 17 December 2017 Unicorn Theatre Abingdon Pavlova Quintet Christmas Concert. Carols and Christmas music to include Cecilia McDowall Winter Music.
Mulled wine and Mince pies. www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Thursday 14 and 21 January lunchtime concert at Wesley Memorial church, New Inn Hall Street, Oxford. Wind quartets and bassoon quartets www.wesleymem.org.uk/
Friday 11 March Trio music for Dyslexia society dinner at the Oxford Hotel www.bdadyslexia.org.uk
Monday 25 April Trio music for Abingdon Chamber of Commerce at Abingdon & Witney College 6pm
Monday 6 June lunchtime concert at St Michaels Cornmaket www.smng.org.uk
Wednesday 15 June afternoon concert St Andrew’s Church Letcombe Regis for Richmond Care Villages www.richmond-villages.com
Wednesday 29 June Oxfordshire Science Festival Wind Trio Abingdon Museum 7.30pm www.oxfordshiresciencefestival.com
Sunday 17 July Art in Action Waterperry www.artinaction.org.uk
Sunday 21 – Monday 22 August Recording sessions at Wesley Memorial Church for our new CD of arrangements by Chris Britton
Saturday 10 September 4pm. Merton college Chapel. Schubert Octet. Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Sunday 11 September 4pm. Sheldonian Theatre. Oxford Open Doors www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Thursday 22 September. Christ Church Cathedral. Conference for Oxford Analytica.
Saturday 1 October Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon. Harmonie Musik for Wind Octet www.friendsofabingdon.org.uk
Monday 17 October lunchtime. St Michaels Northgate. Harmonie Musik for Wind Octet www.smng.org.uk
Saturday 22 October ABBEY OBOES Bach Goldberg Variations for 2 oboes (Anne Hagyard, Carolyn King), cor anglais (Wendy Marks) and bassoon (Simon Payne) Challow Park Concert Hall
Sunday 11 December St Nicolas church Abingdon. Our Christmas Concert, on a Russian theme. Selections from: Tchaikovsky Nutcracker, Liadov Russian Folksongs, Borodin String Quartet no 2, Rimsky-Korsakov Flight of the Bumble Bee, and Russian Carols. Mulled wine and Mince pies. www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Saturday 7 February 2015 St Nicolas Church Abingdon 7.30pm – Poulenc Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano www.abingdonpassionplay.org.uk/2015/01/concert-of-french-chamber-music/
Monday 23 February 2015 St Michael Northgate, Oxford. Lunchtime concert (quartet) www.smng.org.uk
Thursday 26 February 2015 Wesley Memorial church, Oxford. Lunchtime concert. (Schubert Octet) www.wesleymem.org.uk/
Sunday 1 March 2015 St Nicolas Church Abingdon 3pm – Schubert Octet
Thursday 19 March 2015 Wesley Memorial church, Oxford. Lunchtime concert. www.wesleymem.org.uk/
Saturday 11 April 2015 Islip Music Society 6pm. Quintet concert.
Sunday 5 July 2015 Thatcham Music Society. 4pm www.oldbluecoatschool.org.uk
Saturday 9 May 2015 Wedding in Beckley
Sunday 28 June 2015 Fundraising event in Dorchester for Oxford Historic Churches Trust
Sunday 4 July Bluecoat School Thatcham. Poulenc sextet and Mozart quintet with Ian Brown, piano. www.oldbluecoatschool.org.uk/news.html
11 July 2015 Holywell Music Room, Oxford. 16th anniversary concert with Ian Brown of the Nash Ensemble, piano
10 September 2015 Charity event in Bicester www.seesaw.org
Sunday 13 September 2015 4pm. Open Doors concert for Oxford Preservation Trust. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford www.oxfordpreservation.org.uk
Friday 18 September 2015 Music for dinner in aid of charity at Blenheim Palace
Sunday 4 October 2015 St Nicolas Church Abingdon 3pm – Harmonie Musik
Sunday 13 December 2015 St Nicolas Church Abingdon 3pm – Pavlova ensemble Christmas concert www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
Wednesday 16 December Oxford University Royal Observatory Quarter. Radcliffe Infirmary chapel. Christmas event
27 March 2014 OUP, Oxford. Walton commemorative concert – Facade
15 June 2014 Abingdon. Mozart Gran Partita for 13 wind
15 June 2014 Challow Park, Wantage. Opening concert of new hall.
7 July 2014 St Michael Northgate, Oxford. Lunchtime concert (quartet)
Sunday 14 September 2014 Open Doors concert for Oxford Preservation Trust. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford
26 October 2014 WWI music for WW5. Wantage Festival, Wantage Parish Church www.wantagebetjeman.com
7 November 2014 Southend on Sea Music Society
16 November 2014 Iffley Concert Society. Iffley Village Hall, 2.30pm www.iffleymusicsociety.org.uk
14 December 2014 St Nicolas Church Abingdon 3pm – Pavlova ensemble Christmas concert www.abbeychamberconcerts.org
13 March 2013 Dinner at Nuffield College, Oxford
18 May 2013 Another birthday party in Oxford.
30 May 2013 Oxford Bonn Twinning event
9 June 2013 Abbey Chamber concerts, Abingdon – Harmonie Musik
15 September 2013 ‘Pot-pourri Fantastico‘ Sheldonian Theatre Oxford, 4pm, as part of Open Doors weekend
21 September 2013 Fundraising concert for Beckley church, near Oxford
26 October 2013 opening concert of Wantage Festival, ‘Facade’ with Richard Baker & Margaret Bateman. Old Mill Hall, Grove
30 November 2013 music accompanying fund-raising winter dinner for Riverside Counselling – a charity based in Henley that offers affordable counselling (a team of 12 or so counsellors give their time all year round) www.riversidecounsellingservice.co.uk
15 December 2013 Abbey Chamber Concerts. Pavlova Christmas concert.
1 September 2012 Graham Blyth’s concert hall Wantage. Grand ‘Closing Down’ concert. 7.30pm
8 September 2012 concert in Merton College chapel, 4pm – 5pm, as part of Oxford Open Doors
28 October 2012 Birthday party in Oxford for composer Clement Jewitt. 5.30pm JDP concert hall.
16 December 2012 Christmas concert, Abbey Chamber Concert series, Abingdon. 3pm – 4pm.
26 March 2011 Challow Park concert series, Challow Park recital hall, Wantage
7 June 2011 Garden Party, Venturefest, Said Business School
11 June 2011 Burford Festival, Burford
6 September 2011 Conference, Examination Schools, Oxford
17 September 2011 Conference Dinner, Aynhoe Park
19 November 2011 Helen House Hospice ‘Light up a Life’ concert
1-5 December 2011 Twinning trip, Colmar, Alsace-Lorraine. Three concerts.
11 December 2011 Christmas concert ‘An Operatic Christmas’, Abbey Chamber Concerts, St Nicolas Church, Abingdon
12 December 2010 Christmas concert, Abbey Chamber Concert Series in St Nicolas Church, Abingdon
18 to 21 June 2010 Twinning trip to Colmar, France
03 and 05 June 2010 Gilbert and Sullivan, Pirates of Penzance
09 May 2010 Recital for Music Society, Oriel College, Oxford
28 January 2010 Reception for Seesaw, Divinity Schools, Bodleian Library, Oxford
Friday 20 November 2009 Ian Brown with the Pavlova Quintet: 10th anniversary concert. In aid of the Holywell Music Room Appeal, Holywell Music Room, Oxford
Saturday 23 May 2009 Twinning concert with choir from Colmar, Abingdon
Saturday 28 February 2009 Quintet concert, Challow Park Recital Hall, Wantage
Sunday 14 December 2008 3pm Annual xmas concert, Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon
24-27 October 2008 Twinning trip to Grenoble, France, part of ‘British Week’ in Grenoble, two concerts.
3 – 5 October 2008 Twinning trip to Bonn, Germany. By invitation of Bonn City Council and Oxford-Bonn twinning organisations. Two concerts.
19 September 2008 Charity dinner at the Middle Temple, London. In aid of ‘Malawi Dreams’ supporting education in Malawi
13 September 2008 concert for Blind charity, St Andrew’s church, North Oxford
August 6th 2008 Twinning concert with Balalaika group from Perm, Russia, Newman Rooms, Oxford
May/July 2008 Piano and wind quintet, with Sallly Mellors. Witney, Oxford, Abingdon, Thame
May 2008 Oxford Touring Opera, Italian Girl in Algiers. Stewkley manor, and Buckingham festival
December 2007 Christmas Concert, Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon. Festive, light and enjoyable pieces for wind quintet including Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Suite and Christmas Carols.
Friday, 19 October and Saturday 20 October 07 Twinning trip to Argentan, France. Three concerts in two days! A wonderful trip!!
September 07 Charity concert in aid of Chalgrove Amnesty International St Mary’s Church, Chalgrove
Gershwin arr. Skirrow—I Got Rhythm • Hallam—Dance Suite • Patterson—Westerly Winds • Reicha—Quintet in E flat major
March 07 Challow Park Concert Hall, Wantage.
Françaix—L’Heure du Berger (piano and wind quintet) • Hallam—Dance Suite • Hindemith—Kleine Kammermusik für fünf Bläser • Ibert—Trois Pièces Brèves • Grieg—Peer Gynt Suite no. 1
December 2006 Christmas Concert, Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon
Tchaikovsky (arr. Schweitzer)—Nutracker Suite • Patterson—Westerly Winds • Liadov—Russian Folksongs • Mainzer (arr. Newhill)—Merry Musicians • Pierné—Pastorale • arr. Nagle—Festival of Carols • Hallam—Dance Suite • Mozart (arr. Newhill)—Three movements from the operas • Dvorak arr. Prohasky—Slavonic Dance • arr. Schweitzer—Carol Suite
September 2006 Summer Music, Beckley Church
Coleman—Umoja • Barber—Summer Music • Holst—Wind Quintet, movements 1 and 4 • d’Rivera—Wapango • Reicha—Andante No.1 for cor anglais • Schuller—Suite • Patterson—Westerly Winds • Medaglia—Suite: ‘Belle-Epoque in South America’ • Gershwin—Selections from Porgy and Bess • Holcombe—A Salute to MGM
July 2006 Summer Music, St Nicolas Church, Abingdon
Coleman—Umoja • Barber—Summer Music • d’Rivera—Wapango • Reicha—Andante No.1 for cor anglais • Patterson—Westerly Winds • Gershwin—Selections from Porgy and Bess
December 2005 Christmas Concert, Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon
Tchaikovsky—Nutcracker suite • Warlock—Capriol Suite • Medaglia—Suite Belle-Epoque in South America • Debussy—The Snow is Dancing • Christmas Carols
December 2005 The Village Hall, Southmoor
Tchaikovsky—Nutcracker suite • Warlock—Capriol Suite • Medaglia—Suite Belle-Epoque in South America • Debussy—The Snow is Dancing • Christmas Carols
May 2005 Lambada, St Nicolas Church, Abingon
Sousa—Washington Post • Parker—Mississippi Five • Medaglia—Suite Populaire Brasiliera • Holcombe—A Salute to MGM • Oliveria—Lambada • D’Rivera—Aires Tropicales
April 2005 Music from Eastern Europe, St Mary’s Church, Wallingford
Jansonns—Old Lettish Dances • Janacek—Mladi • Curtis—A Klezmer Wedding • Liadov—Five Russian Folksongs • Ligeti—Six Bagatelles • Borodin—String Quartet No.2 • Bartok—Six Rumanian Dances
Dinners and parties
18 August 07 Wedding reception, private house
10 May 07 Henmans Solicitors’ reception
24 June 2006 Chalgrove Summer Ball, Chalgrove Manor
20 June 2006 Henman’s Solicitors’ garden party, Worcester College Gardens, Oxford
12 June 2006 Oxford University Fundraising event, Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford
4 June 2006 Exuberant Trust Charity Garden Party, The Limes, Standlake
29 January 2006 David Pedder’s Birthday Dinner, Lincoln College, Oxford
11 May 2005 G8 Energy Research and Innovation Workshop Dinner, Pembroke College, Oxford