Tue 28 May, Jacqueline du Pré Music Building
The venue plays host to a wide range of concerts with a repertoire ranging from medieval music to avant garde jazz. The buildings versatility in terms of adjustable acoustic and seating configurations has enabled it to become the home for numerous local groups who have made it their first choice for regular performances. The building now also promote their own concert series, under the patronage of cellist Steven Isserlis, which provides both new and established artists from Britain and abroad.
Facilities: Toilets, Bar, Rehearsal rooms
Pay and display parking may be available in St Clements public car park, and there are a limited number of spaces sometimes available in Magdalen College School car park directly opposite the main entrance to St Hilda'ss. Disabled parking is available - please call to reserve a space.
Walking: approx. 15 mins
By car: approx. 10 mins
By Bus: approx. 20 mins, Gloucester Green Bus Station (Bay 3), X90 to London every 15 mins, St Clements Street (Stop A).
St Aldates (Stop G4), BROOKESbus U5X to JR every 4 mins, The Plain Stop
Westgate (Stop E1), 3 or 3A to Rose Hill, The Plain Stop
St Hilda's College, Cowley Place,
Telephone: 01865 286 660
Federico García Lorca is one of the most important Spanish poets and playwrights of the twentieth century. This event will be a musical celebration around one of the most best-loved Spanish poets of any time. It will include a lecture, a flamenco concert and two premieres of composer Manuel Martínez Burgos. Come to JdP at St Hilda's and enjoy a captivating evening of music, poetry and more…
Flamenco concert – guitar - Pablo San Nicasio
Piano solo Romancero Gitano A musical reflection on Gypsy Ballads – Text by F. G. Lorca, music by Manuel Martínez Burgos – recitation and piano – Juan Carlos Garvayo
Piano and electronics Poeta en Nueva York A musical reflection on Poet in New York– Text by F. G. Lorca, music and electronics by Manuel Martínez Burgos – recitation, piano, and electronics – Juan Carlos Garvayo
To book a Wheelchair Space, please call 01865 305 305.