Sun 22 Apr 2018, SJE Arts at St John the Evangelist Church
A Grade I, G.F. Bodley designed church and adjoining cloister that forms part of St Stephen's House, a Permanent Private Hall of the University.
Recently updated as a concert venue, SJE has underfloor heating and new lighting, comfortable chairs, a new toilet block, staging, and a Steinway D concert grand piano. The acoustic is superb.
SJE is on the Iffley Road opposite the University Sports Ground. Buses from Oxford city centre stop directly outside. Buses from London stop five minutes' walk away in St Clement's.
Capacity: 400 - 500
Disabled access and toilet.
Bar on site for most events.
A selection of Green Rooms for performers.
Public car parks at St Clement's and behind Tesco on Cowley Road.
Limited parking for performers and Blue Badge holders in the college and, for some events, extra parking for the general public nearby
109a Iffley Road,
SJE Arts Next Generation Series 2018
In 2017 Jamal Aliyev gave solo debut performances at the BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall with the BBC Concert Orchestra and Keith Lockhart, and at the Royal Festival Hall with the Philharmonia Orchestra under the baton of Sir Karl Jenkins. He has been a regular performer on BBC Radio 3 since first appearing on ‘In Tune’ and, in 2015, was one of the first BBC Introducing Classical Artists to be selected.
Born in Baku, Azerbaijan in 1993, Jamal studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and is currently completing his Masters at the Royal College of Music.
Jâms Coleman enjoys a varied career as soloist, chamber musician and vocal accompanist. Recent chamber music highlights include a performance of music by Colin Matthews for the BBC Proms live on Radio 3, a violin and piano performance with Luke Hsu at IMS Prussia Cove and appearing on Radio 3’s In Tune and on BBC2’s Proms Extra with his partner today, cellist Jamal Aliyev.
Originally from Anglesey, North Wales, Jâms read Music at Cambridge, completing his Masters at the Royal Academy of Music in 2016 and staying on as a Fellow.
Duration: 1 hour 15mins with no interval
Schubert: Sonata in A minor, D.821 Arpeggione
Schumann: 5 Stücke im Volkston, Op.102
Popper: Polonaise de Concert, Op.14