Classical music


Brighton Festival – Metamorphosis – 12 Ensemble

- 17 May 2024

I had really wanted to enjoy this event which was to include two new works...

Brighton Festival 2024 – Classical Preview

- 15 April 2024

This year’s Brighton Festival (4-26 May) opens with a superb programme: the London Symphony Orchestra...

Brighton Consort – Champions of Early Music

- 17 January 2024

Brighton Consort is a small choir that specialises in music of the Renaissance and early...

BREMF-Fieri Consort-2023

BREMF – The Excellence of Women – Fieri Consort

- 16 October 2023

This concert was excellent in so many ways, not just in its title which evokes...


BREMF – A New Dawn – Ensemble Hesperi

- 14 October 2023

In this, the first Malcolm Rose Memorial Concert, BREMF was celebrating the memory of an...

Secret Byrd

BREMF – Secret Byrd – The Gesualdo Six & Fretwork

- 14 October 2023

A great deal was promised and perhaps even more expected of this immersive staged Mass...


BPO – Short Ride in a Fast Machine – Clark Rundell (conductor), Joanna MacGregor (piano)

- 9 October 2023

Wow! What a start to a season! John Adams vigorous fanfare, ‘Short Ride in a...

William Byrd

BREMF – ‘The Byrd Crawl’ – BREMF Consort of Voices, Deborah Roberts (director)

- 24 September 2023

This was an experiment, taking an exquisite twenty minutes of William Byrd’s sacred motets to...

BREMF – ‘To the Northern Star’ – Flauguissimo

- 11 September 2023

Perfect for a sultry Sunday afternoon, Swedish Baroque music introduced by Johan Löfving on the...

Coffee Concerts

Brighton Dome Coffee Concerts 2023/24 Season – Preview

- 8 September 2023

Our world-class chamber concerts are back, now in the well-appointed surroundings of the refurbished Corn...

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra – 2023-24 Season

- 16 August 2023

Music Director Joanna MacGregor has prepared a most interesting but rather risky programme. Quite a...

Brighton Festival Classical Concerts 2023 – Preview

- 28 March 2023

At 3.00pm on Sunday 7 May, Glyndebourne hosts the Takács Quartet in the first Classical...