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Chamber Music Concerts in St Andrews, Fife

St Andrews Concert Series 2016-17

Thursday 29 September 2016

James Willshire (piano)

  • Mozart Rondo in A minor, K511
  • Beethoven Sonata in A flat, op. 110
  • Liszt Concert Paraphrase on Rigoletto
  • Debussy Brouillards and La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune from Preludes Book 2
  • Debussy Estampes
  • Ginastera Sonata no. 1 op. 22
James Willshire

19:30 pm, Byre Theatre
Tickets £12 (Concessions £11 / Students £3 / Children £1)

Thursday 27 October 2016

Aurea Quartet and Susan Tomes

  • Schubert Quartet in A minor, D804, “Rosamunde”

  • Schubert Moments Musicaux, Book 1 (nos. 1-3)

  • Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor op. 34

Susan Tomes

Aurea Quartet


19:30 pm, Byre Theatre
Tickets £12 (Concessions £11 / Students £3 / Children £1)


Thursday 10 November 2016

Ian Bousfield  (trombone)
and Scott Mitchell (piano)

Ian Bousfield

Part of St Andrews Brass Festival

19:30 pm, Younger Hall
Tickets £12 (Concessions £11 / Students £3 / Children £1)
Scott Mitchell
  • Glinka Sonatensatz for Viola, arr Bousfield.
  • Bach, arr. Svoboda Prelude-Sarabande-Bourrée from BWV 1009 & 1011
  • Juraj Filas Sonata, At the End of the Century
  • René Staar Panic and Irony
  • Korngold Pierrot’s Lied
  • and Marietta’s Lied from  Die tote Stadt
  • Mahler Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
  • Brian Lynn Doolallynastics:
  • A tribute to the great trombone virtuoso Arthur Pryor (1870 - 1942) including Love’s enchantment, Oh, dry those tears and The Bluebells of Scotland


Thursday 23rd  February 2017

Piatti Quartet

  • Haydn Quartet op. 20 no. 2
  • Turina The Bullfighter’s Prayer
  • Britten Three Divertimenti
  • Brahms Quartet op. 51 no.2
Piatti Quartet


19:30 pm, venue tba
Tickets £12 (Concessions £11 / Students £3 / Children £1)


Thursday 19 March 2017

Ashley Riches (baritone) and Emma Abbate (piano)

The Anglo-Italian Connection

A selection of songs
  • Respighi
  • Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  • Finzi and
  • Liszt


Ashley Riches

Emma Abbate

19:30 pm, Byre Theatre
Tickets £12 (Concessions £11 / Students £3 / Children £1)


Thursday 6 April 2017

The Fitzwilliam String Quartet

Lucy Russell and Marcus Barcham-Stevens (violins), Alan George (viola), Heather Tuach (cello)

  • Schubert Quartet in D minor,
    “Death and the Maiden


Fitzwilliam Quartet


19:30 pm, Byre Theatre
Tickets £12 (Concessions £11 / Students £3 / Children £1



Time and place

The St Andrews Concert Series, presented by the St Andrews Music Club with support from the University of St Andrews Music Centre, features seven chamber concerts by internationally renowned artists throughout the season.

Most of our concerts take place in the Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Saint Andrews, Fife KY16 9LA.

Concerts start at 7.30 pm.

How to buy tickets

Tickets and subscriptions are available from the Byre Theatre box office: 01334 475000 They can also be reserved in advance by sending an email request.

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St Andrews Music Club

St Andrews Music Club promotes chamber music concerts in St Andrews. Our concerts feature young artists at the outset of their careers as well as more seasoned performers with wide international experience. These concerts are open to everyone, members and non-members alike.

This is our 64th season. It is our fourth year in association with the University of St Andrews, welcoming many new faces to our concerts.  You can find out more about musical events at the Music Centre by clicking on the link.

We are grateful for a grant from Enterprise Music Scotland, supported by The National Lottery through Creative Scotland.


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We are also very grateful to the Cookie Matheson Charitable Trust for a generous donation towards the current Concert Series.

About the Music Club

The St Andrews Music Club is a charity registered in Scotland; its charity number is SC002436.

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You can find out more by contacting the Committee Secretary.

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