PUPIL CONCERTS

About Our Pupil Concerts

Types of Concert

Lunchtime Concerts

Lunchtime concerts take place in Wells Cathedral School’s Quilter Hall (please click here for directions) at 1.05pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and on occasional Fridays during term-time unless stated otherwise below. These concerts are an important opportunity for our specialist musicians to perform their solo repertoire. Doors open 15 minutes before the start of the concert, admission is free of charge, and everyone is welcome.

Please note times and location may be subject to change so please check the calendar before attending.

There is a retiring collection in aid of Friends of Music at Wells Cathedral School.

Performance Platforms

Performance Platforms take place in Cedars Hall or Quilter Hall. These events are an opportunity for each department to present a unique showcase of their musicians’ repertoire, resulting in inspiring performances with an individual departmental flavour.

Doors open 15 minutes before the start, admission is free of charge, and everyone is welcome.

Please note times and location may be subject to change so please check the calendar before attending.

Your Visit

Please click here for useful information about your visit, including how to get here and where to park.

Masterclasses

Public masterclasses are a great opportunity to experience high-profile artists coaching our specialist musicians at an advanced level. Make the most of this unique chance to hear celebrated international, and often award-winning, musicians share their knowledge and skills, free of charge!

Doors open 15 minutes before the start and everyone is welcome.

Please note times and location may be subject to change so we recommend that you check the details in the calendar below before attending.

Spring 2020 Calendar

Where no ticketing information is provided, the concert is free to attend.

January

Lunchtime Concerts Tuesday 14th and Thursday 16th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Young Musicians’ Gala Recital Danni Woodnutt: trumpet Sejin Yoon: piano Saturday 18th 7.00pm Tickets: £10 Cedars Hall Box Office

Afternoon Recital St Endellion, Cornwall Sunday 19th 3.00pm Tickets: £8 from endelienta.org.uk or Wadebridge Book Shop

Lunchtime Concert Tuesday 21st 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Brass and Percussion Promenade Concert Tuesday 21st 7.00pm Wells Cathedral Tickets: £10 Wells Cathedral Box Office

Woodwind Promenade Wednesday 22nd 7.00pm Tickets: £10 Wells Cathedral Box Office

Lunchtime Concerts Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Jazz in the Foyer Monday 27th 7.00pm John Baxter Foyer

Lunchtime Concert Tuesday 28th and Thursday 30th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Woodwind Department Performance Platform Friday 31st 7.00pm Quilter Hall

February

Lunchtime Concert Tuesday 4th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Chamber Music Lunchtime Wednesday 5th 1.05pm Cedars Hall

Special Provision and Second Study Concert Wednesday 5th 7.00pm Quilter Hall

Lunchtime Concerts Thursday 6th and Friday 7th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Young Musicians’ Showcase Friday 7th 7.00pm Tickets: £10 Cedars Hall Box Office

A Celebration of Malcolm Arnold Sunday 9th 3.00pm Tickets: £10 Cedars Hall Box Office

Percussion Lunchtime Concert Tuesday 11th 1.05pm Cedars Hall

Lunchtime Concert Thursday 13th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Musical Extravaganza Thursday 13th 7.00pm Cedars Hall

Lunchtime Concert Friday 14th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Teatime Brass Concert Friday 14th 4.00pm Quilter Hall

Lunchtime Concerts Tuesday 25th and Thursday 27th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Roger Vignoles Accompanist Masterclass Friday 28th 10.00am Cedars Hall

Chamber Music Showcase Saturday 29th 7.00pm Tickets: £10 Cedars Hall Box Office

March

Popular Music Showcase Sunday 1st 2.00pm Bocabar, Red Brick Building, Glastonbury Tickets: £5 from redbrickbuilding.co.uk

String Department Performance Platform Sunday 1st 4.00pm Quilter Hall

Lunchtime Concert Tuesday 3rd 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Composers’ Concert Tuesday 3rd 7.00pm Cedars Hall

Chamber Music Lunchtime Wednesday 4th 1.05pm Cedars Hall

Lunchtime Concerts Thursday 5th and Friday 6th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Vocal Department Performance Platform Sunday 8th 7.00pm Cedars Hall

Lunchtime Concert Tuesday 10th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Wind Orchestra Concert Tuesday 10th 7.00pm Tickets: £10 Cedars Hall Box Office

Viva Brass! Wednesday 11th 7.00pm Tickets: £10 Cedars Hall Box Office

Lunchtime Concert Thursday 12th 1.05pm Quilter Hall

Jazz Department Lunchtime Concert Friday 13th 1.05pm Cedars Hall

Virtual Open Day

Ages 2-18

Saturday 3rd October
from 10.30am – 1.00pm
Click here to register