West Road Concert Hall

11 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP

West Road Concert Hall was built in 1978 by Sir Leslie Martin and is widely regarded as one of Cambridge’s premiere music venues. The auditorium seats 499 people (including 4 stewards). West Road houses the Faculty of Music in addition to hosting regular concerts from ensembles around the city.

In Lent term West Road hosts the Univesity's Gilbert and Sullivan Society, Opera Society and Ballet Club's mainshows.

Information on the facilities and technical resources available at West Road can be found on the wesbite:

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West Road Concert Hall 17:03 on 4th August Twitter

New event: Voices of Swing - @DFTCSwingOrch play the Great American Songbook
📅 Saturday 29th April, 7:30 pm…

West Road Concert Hall 11:36 on 28th July Twitter

New event: The Cann Twins on 2 Concert Grand Pianos - International Duo-pianists
📅Thursday 29th September, 7:30 pm…

West Road Concert Hall 16:53 on 27th July Twitter

The Wigmore Soloists is a new chamber ensemble of musicians who give regular concerts at Wigmore Hall and in other major venues around the world. See them at West Road on Saturday for Schubert's Octet and Beethoven's Septet. @cambridgemusic…

West Road Concert Hall 14:35 on 26th July Twitter

Join Cambridge Suzuki Young Musicians on Thursday lunchtime as the piano students perform music written for children by contemporary composers @composerbray, @Regiscampo, and Stefania Turkewich.…

West Road Concert Hall 13:37 on 25th July Twitter

Cambridge Suzuki Young Musicians play alongside professional chamber musicians on Wednesday in a concert featuring works by @composerbray, including her environmentally inspired quartet ‘Zustande’, and the Shakespearean inspired trio ‘Those Sacred Eyes’…

West Road Concert Hall 14:30 on 21st July Twitter

Regarded as one of the finest interpreters of classical and romantic repertoire, Imogen Cooper is internationally renowned for her virtuosity and lyricism. She performs a programme of Schubert, Ravel and Liszt on Saturday evening. @cambridgemusic…

West Road Concert Hall 12:16 on 14th July Twitter

On Saturday, sit back and enjoy an afternoon of musical favourites from stage and screen. @Cor8horns is a London-based all-female French Horn octet comprising performers from each of the city’s music conservatoires.… @cambridgemusic

West Road Concert Hall 13:46 on 8th July Twitter

On Sunday afternoon, IAXA Global presents 'Home is where the Heart is - A Celebration of the Arts and Expression', presenting a multi-artform cast.…

West Road Concert Hall 14:00 on 7th July Twitter

On Saturday evening, join @hertschorus, with @RolandPerrin, The Blue Planet Orchestra and soprano Zoe Brookshaw for jazz-based works by Duke Ellington and Roland Perrin.…

West Road Concert Hall 10:56 on 29th June Twitter

New event: EAChO & @SashaGrynyuk play Shostakovich - The programme also celebrates 150 years since the birth of Vaughan Williams
📅 Saturday 24th September, 7:30 pm…

West Road Concert Hall 16:52 on 28th June Twitter

New event: The Best in Comedy - @MrEdByrne, @paulsinha & @Jarlath Regan
📅 Saturday 17th September, 8:00 pm… @AngliaComedy

West Road Concert Hall 16:27 on 24th June Twitter

On Sunday, Choir 2000 returns to West Road after a three year hiatus. This concert is the choir’s first major event under its new Musical Director @Chloe_Allison27…

West Road Concert Hall 10:43 on 24th June Twitter

New event: IMS Prussia Cove - Autumn Tour 2022
📅 Wednesday 5th October, 7:30 pm…

West Road Concert Hall 15:41 on 23rd June Twitter

On Saturday, @CCSOonline perform a programme of American music, with works by Copland, Gershwin, Whitace and Grofe.…

West Road Concert Hall 12:13 on 23rd June Twitter

New event: Schubert Octet & Beethoven Septet - Wigmore Soloists
📅 Saturday 30th July, 7:30 pm… @cambridgemusic

West Road Concert Hall 13:37 on 22nd June Twitter

New event: Imogen Cooper - Piano Legend
📅 Saturday 23rd July, 7:30 pm…

West Road Concert Hall 14:09 on 21st June Twitter

New event: Family Concert - @Cor8horns at the movies
📅 Saturday 16th July, 3:00 pm… @cambridgemusic

West Road Concert Hall 13:37 on 17th June Twitter

📢There are just a couple of days left to send in your application to join our custodian team!…

West Road Concert Hall 09:53 on 17th June Twitter

On Saturday evening, @SampsonOrch bring us Midsummer Classics: music from Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Sibelius.…

West Road Concert Hall 17:54 on 10th June Twitter

New event: Charlotte Bray Portrait Concert - Cambridge Suzuki Young Musicians
📅Wednesday 27th July, 6:30 pm…

West Road Concert Hall 14:48 on 9th June Twitter

We're looking for a custodian to join our team to be the first point of contact for users of the building, keeping the premises welcoming, clean, secure and in general good order. Sound like you?
📆 DEADLINE 19 June 2022

West Road Concert Hall 15:42 on 1st June Twitter

Want to work in a friendly and positive team?
We're looking for a Custodian with responsibility for AV equipment that's used by both @CamUniMusic students and staff as well as hirers of the concert hall.
📆 DEADLINE 19 June 2022

West Road Concert Hall 12:00 on 30th May Twitter

We're looking for a pro-active & resourceful individual to join our custodian team providing facilities management for the building, support for teaching staff, students & external hirers, & security for all users.

West Road Concert Hall 13:34 on 27th May Twitter

New event: Choir 2000 - Mozart Requiem | Handel Coronation Anthems | Rutter Prayer for Ukraine
📅 Sunday 26th June, 7:30 pm…

West Road Concert Hall 16:25 on 26th May Twitter

Join @CamGradOrch on Saturday evening for some Weber and Schubert. The orchestra will be joined by Harry Kneeshaw for Bruch's Violin Concerto.…

West Road Concert Hall 11:08 on 25th May Twitter

On Friday evening Professor @wmarybeard will deliver the final lecture in @Newnham_College’s 150th Anniversary Lecture series.

Tickets are sold out but you can contact the organiser to join the waiting list.…

West Road Concert Hall 11:45 on 24th May Twitter

New event: City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra - Rhapsody in Blue
📅 Saturday 25th June, 7:30 pm…

West Road Concert Hall 15:07 on 23rd May Twitter

World-renowned all-male a cappella group @YaleAlleyCats are giving the final lunchtime concert of term tomorrow. Set list to include genres from Jazz to Motown, timeless oldies to contemporary chart-toppers!…

West Road Concert Hall 16:24 on 20th May Twitter

Sunday afternoon's concert will feature the world-famous @briggusbb in the first half and @HaverhillBand, the first Suffolk brass band to qualify for the National Finals, in the second, with some rousing joint items to close…

West Road Concert Hall 17:57 on 19th May Twitter

Join @Cambridge_Phil on Saturday evening for the vivid Alaska Spring by Libby Larsen, @dovecomposer’s celebratory The Passing of the Year and Rachmaninov’s luscious second symphony.…


Past shows

See all the shows that have been performed here at the venue history page.