Bristol Music Club – Current Concert Programme

Visitors are welcome to attend club evenings

Admission: £5 (£1.50 under 18s)

All Tuesday programmes start at 7.30 p.m.


Tuesday 19th September at 7.30p.m.
Andrew White

String Quartet No. 2 Karl Jenkins
1. The Fifth Season, 2. Tango, 3. Waltz, 4.Romanze,
5. Bits .(Organum . Chorale Musette . Blues . Chorale Hoe-down . Chorale Hollywood .
Chorale . Organum (Maestoso))

String Quartet No. 3, Op. 73 Dmitri Shostakovich
1. Allegretto. 2. Moderato con moto. 3. Allegro non troppo.
4. Adagio. 5.Moderato.


String Quartet No.2  Op. 51 No.2 Johannes Brahms
1. Allegro non troppo.  2.Andante moderato.
3. Quasi Minuetto, moderato, 4 Finale (Allegro non assai

Robert Chadwick and Ian Vorley violins,
Andrew White
viola, Anna Strudwick cello.

Tuesday 3rd October at 7.30p.m.
Danny Lloyd

Sonatensatz D 28 (1812)                                             Franz Schubert
for violin, violoncello and piano

Dumky, Opus 90 (1891),                                                  Antonín Dvořák
for violin, violoncello and piano
1. Lento maestoso, Allegro, 2. Poco adagio,Vivace non troppo.
3. Andante, Vivace non troppo 4. Andante moderato, Allegretto scherzando,
5. Allegro, 6. Lento maestoso, Vivace


Piano Trio in d minor, Opus 63 (1847),                                             Robert Schumann
1. Mit Energie und Leidenschaft 2. Lebhaft, doch nicht zu rasch
3. Langsam, mit inniger Empfindung 4. Mit Feuer

Robert Hyman – violin, Nadija Corcos – violoncello,
Daniel Lloyd –

Tuesday 17th October at 7.30p.m.
Peter Scott

Children’s Corner                                                                       Debussy
Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum, Jimbo’s Lullaby, Serenade for the Doll, The Snow is Dancing, The Little Shepherd, Golliwogg’s Cakewalk

Piano Pieces for children                                                                 Takemitsu
Breeze, Clouds

Kinderalbum                                                                                       Vladislav Shoot
A Sunny Day, Evening, Hedgehog, Small Boat, Cloud, Ball, Lullaby,
Russian Dance, Melody. Merry Go Round, Swing, Young Rascal (duet),
The Clockwork Doll, Sounds of Waltz, The Trained Bear on the Ball,
Farewell to Summer, Street Musicians, Black Doll, Dancing Marionettes
Rain During Sunshine, Two Russian Songs, A Sword Fight (duet),
Happy Meeting, Sad Dream, A Memory, Barrel Organ, Country Musicians, Falling Leaves, Biggest Hope, Kite, The First Waltz


Four Little Caricatures                                                                       Korngold
(Schoenberg, Stravinsky, Bartok and Hindemith)
Cuckoo, To make you slumber away,
Nothing venture, nothing gain, Hard Times

The Music Box Valse bandinage                                                            Liadov

Child’s Notebook                                                                            Shostakovich
March, Valse, The Bear, Gay story, Sad story, Clockwork Doll

Kinderszenen                                                                   Schumann
Of Foreign Countries and People, Funny Story, Catch me if you can,
Suppliant Child, Perfect Happiness, A Great Event, Reverie,
At the Fireside, The Knight of the Hobby-Horse Almost too serious,
Frightening, Child falling asleep, The Poet speaks

Veronica Shoot – Piano

Tuesday 31st October at 7.30p.m.
Bob Pinniger

String Quartet Opus 44 No 2 in E Minor                                  Mendelssohn
1. Allegro assai appassionato, 2. Scherzo – Allegro di molto,
3. Andante, 3. Presto agitato

Five Pieces for String Quartet                                                   Schulhoff
1. Alla Valse viennese(Allegro) 2. Alla Serenata (allegretto con moto)
3. Alla Czeca (molto allegro), 4. Alla Tango milonga (andante)
5. Alla Tarantella (prestissimo con fuoco)


Piano Quintet Elgar
1. Moderato – Allegro, 2. Adagio, 3. Andante – Allegro.

      Bob Pinniger, Andrew Coombs, violins
      Vanessa Pinniger viola, Carole Fletcher cello
      with Stefan Hofkes piano

Tuesday 14th November at 7.30p.m.
George Lang

String Quartet G Major K387                                               Mozart
1. Allegro vivace assai, 2. Menuetto, 3. Andante cantabile, 4.Molto allegro

String Quartet A Minor D804                                               Schubert
1. Allegro ma non troppo, 2. Andante, 3. Menuetto, 4. Allegro moderato


String Quartet No1 in C Minor Op.51                                 Brahms
1. Allegro, 2. Romanze. (Poco Adagio),
3.Allegretto molto moderato e comodo, 4. Allegro

George Lang, Peter Evans violins,
Romana Bevington
viola,   John Lang cello

Saturday 18th November at 7.30p.m.

Bristol Metropolitan Orchestra
St. George’s, Bristol.

Rachmaninov                                              Symphony No. 2
Tchaikovsky             Polonaise from Act III of Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky                                               Violin Concerto
Soloist – Emmanuel Bach

Conductor – Robert Weaver

Tuesday 28th November at 7.30p.m.
Richard Little

BEJE Quartet will bring you a second concert of Chamber jazz: original compositions unheard at the Club by jazz trumpeter David Mowat. He will have just finished a Arts Council UK funded music tour of his show marking the centenary of the Balfour Declaration. Expect more Middle Eastern influenced music and also a re-harmonisation of Herbert Parry’s Blake’s poem Jerusalem by Knud Stuwe.

David Mowat
trumpet, Knud Stuwe oud and guitar
Federico Leonori
bass, Mystery percussionist

Tuesday 12th December at 7.30p.m.
Christmas Concert
Programme Sub-Commitee

Christmas Concert

Movements from Nutcracker Suite Tchaikovsky
Catherine Maytum flute, Charlie Bird oboe, Verity Britner clarinet
Ellie Whitfield bassoon, Paul Tomlinson horn

                            3 Pieces from Shulbrede Tunes                  Hubert Parry
Elizabeth, Matthew, Shulbrede

                      3 Danzas e Canciones (nos.1,3 & 6)               Federico Mompo                                                                     Clare Wilding piano

Toy Symphony Leopold Mozart
1. Allegro 2. Menuetto 3. Finale (Presto)

Alice Robson, George Lang violins, Helen Goodman viola,
Rustom Battiwall
Toy instruments played by members of the BMC committee

Some jazzy arrangements by Christopher Norton;
The first Nowell Pastorale from Christmas concerto- Corelli
Hymn for Christmas Day Angels we have heard- arr. Norton
Infant Holy Camel stomp- arr. Norton
Jingle Rock Coventry Carol – Arr. Norton
Little One Holly & the Ivy- arr. Norton
Tannenbaum It came upon the midnight clear
With Gladness Royal David’s groove

Helen Goodman, piano

Spring 2018

Tuesday 9th January at 7.30p.m.


Tuesday 23rd January at 7.30p.m.


Tuesday 6th February at 7.30p.m.


Tuesday 20th February at 7.30p.m.


Tuesday 6th March at 7.30p.m.


Tuesday 20th March at 7.30p.m.


Tuesday 20th March at 7.30p.m.






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