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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: http://www.westroad.org/hire/facilities/

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West Road Concert Hall 15:21 on 8th February Twitter

New event: @ClareCollege Music Society Orchestra and Chorus - Brahms, Britten, Imogen Holst and a premiere by Clare undergraduate Luca Zucchi
📅 Tuesday 7th March, 8:00pm
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West Road Concert Hall 12:34 on 6th February Twitter

New events: @CamUniBallet - Coppélia
📅Friday 3rd - Saturday 4th March, 7:00pm & 2:00pm Saturday matinee
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West Road Concert Hall 11:03 on 6th February Twitter

New event: Torque of the Town - @cujocambridge
📅 Saturday 11th March, 7:30pm
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West Road Concert Hall 18:26 on 3rd February Twitter

New event: Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour - The Banff Mountain Film Festival returns with a thrilling selection of films from the most captivating places on earth!
📅 Tuesday 14th March, 7:30 pm
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West Road Concert Hall 12:47 on 3rd February Twitter

On Tuesday in the Recital Room, @Chilingirians and Andrew Marriner perform Hans Keller’s Wordless Functional Analysis of Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet as part of a special CMS Seminar event. PhD Candidate Nicky Swett will facilitate a discussion and Q&A
westroad.org/event-info/the…


West Road Concert Hall 18:00 on 31st January Twitter

.@CCSOonline take to the stage on Saturday evening for Bacewicz Overture and Stravinsky The Rite of Spring. The orchestra will be joined by Alexander Doronin for Brahms Piano Concerto no. 1.
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West Road Concert Hall 13:39 on 30th January Twitter

.@ShekuKM joins @mozartplayers on Friday evening for a programme of Mendelssohn and Bloch, as part of @cammusicfest
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West Road Concert Hall 15:15 on 27th January Twitter

On Thursday @AAMorchestra unfold the secrets and explore the remarkable story of Bach's The Musical Offering, a collection of pieces designed to put the nature of music itself to the ultimate technical, intellectual and emotional test.
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West Road Concert Hall 11:46 on 27th January Twitter

New event: America’s mid-west meets Cambridge - The young people of Iowa City Orchestra, Choir and Wind Band raise the roof of West Road in a celebration of classical, traditional American, jazz and band music
📅 Friday 10th March, 7:30pm
westroad.org/event-info/ame…


West Road Concert Hall 16:54 on 26th January Twitter

Formed via the Instrumental Awards for Chamber Music scheme, the Delfas Quintet perform Dvořák’s Piano Quintet in Tuesday's lunchtime concert.
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West Road Concert Hall 15:12 on 25th January Twitter

Join @SampsonOrch on Saturday for music by Reznicek, Grieg, and Dvořák. The orchestra is joined by Christos Fountos for Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 1.
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West Road Concert Hall 11:07 on 25th January Twitter

New events: @CamUniOperaSoc - The Magic Flute
📅 Thursday 23rd - Saturday 25th February, 7:45pm & 1:00 pm Saturday matinee
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West Road Concert Hall 17:09 on 24th January Twitter

Paris-based Trio Wanderer perform music by Schubert and Shostakovich this Friday
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West Road Concert Hall 12:52 on 24th January Twitter

New event: 狹路相縫 Stitches - CUCS Variety Show 2023
📅 Sunday 5th March, 6:30 pm
westroad.org/event-info/sti…


West Road Concert Hall 09:33 on 24th January Twitter

New events: The Pirates of Penzance - @CUGSS's production of the world's favourite swashbuckling operetta
📅 Thursday 9th - Saturday 11th February, 7:45 pm & 2:00pm Saturday matinee
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West Road Concert Hall 10:31 on 23rd January Twitter

Piano duo Isaac Sebenius and Tammas Slater perform in Tuesday's lunchtime concert this week. The duo present Prokofiev's Cinderella, arranged for two pianos by Mikhail Pletnev.
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West Road Concert Hall 10:54 on 20th January Twitter

New event: @Cambridge_Phil - Les Illuminations
📅 Saturday 18th March, 7:30pm
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West Road Concert Hall 09:58 on 20th January Twitter

New event: Cambridge Concert Orchestra: Hear, There and Everywhere – a World of Women Composers
📅 Sunday 12th March, 7:00pm
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West Road Concert Hall 16:25 on 19th January Twitter

New event: Whirling Dervishes - Mevlevi Sema Ceremony & Devran Dhikr
Sunday 12th February, 7:00pm
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@yeelondra


West Road Concert Hall 15:47 on 18th January Twitter

East Anglia Chamber Orchestra returns on Saturday to perform music by Glinka and Brahms alongside the Dvořák Cello Concerto with soloist Leonid Gorokhov.
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West Road Concert Hall 12:04 on 18th January Twitter

New event: Mahler’s Symphony No.1 - @CamUniOrchestra
📅 Saturday 18th February, 7:30pm
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West Road Concert Hall 09:45 on 17th January Twitter

Join Lieder Scheme Duo Ailsa McTernan (soprano) and Matt Cresswell (piano) for a lunchtime Schubertiade TODAY featuring selections from the Mignon Lieder. Ailsa and Matt are undergraduates at @pembroke1347 and semi-finalists in the Clare Song Competition.
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West Road Concert Hall 13:40 on 16th January Twitter

Join Zacharias Brandman and Petr Limonov on Friday evening as they perform music for two pianos, featuring works by Mozart, Chopin, Medtner, Ravel and Rachmaninov.
westroad.org/event-info/zac…


West Road Concert Hall 11:09 on 12th January Twitter

New event: The Musical Analysis of Music - @Chilingirians and Andrew Marriner perform Hans Keller’s Wordless Functional Analysis of Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet
📅 Tuesday 7th February, 5:00 pm
westroad.org/event-info/the…


West Road Concert Hall 17:27 on 11th January Twitter

New events: Family Concert and English Orchestral Masterpieces from @CCSOonline
📅 Saturday 25th March, 4:30pm & 7:30 pm
westroad.org/event-info/cit…


West Road Concert Hall 13:20 on 10th January Twitter

Join @Cambridge_Phil on Saturday as Principal Guest Conductor @lucyaehollins takes you on a whistle-stop tour around the world, featuring music and dance from every corner of the globe, a musical quiz and singalongs.
westroad.org/event-info/cam…


West Road Concert Hall 11:53 on 4th January Twitter

On Thursday evening, in the second lecture of the new Hans Keller Forum series, Simon Rowland-Jones will delve into The Inner Workings of Britten’s Quartets.
westroad.org/event-info/cha…


West Road Concert Hall 16:12 on 3rd January Twitter

Witness the immersive behind-the-scenes preparation of great chamber music in masterclasses and open rehearsals by @chamberstudio ensembles and mentors this Thursday
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West Road Concert Hall 14:51 on 16th December Twitter

New event: Zacharias Brandman and Petr Limonov - Mozart and Rachmaninov for two pianos plus solo piano masterpieces by Chopin, Medtner and Ravel
📅 Friday 20th January, 7:30pm westroad.org/event-info/zac…


West Road Concert Hall 14:21 on 15th December Twitter

Join @CambsMusic County Youth Orchestra & County Ensembles on Sunday for a traditional celebration of Christmas as well as the premier performance of ‘Celebration’, composed by the orchestra working with Pete Letanka and the @Ldn_Sinfonietta
westroad.org/event-info/cel…


Shows

  • Sun 5 Feb
  • Mon 6 Feb
  • Tue 7 Feb
  • Wed 8 Feb
  • Thu 9 Feb
  • Fri 10 Feb
  • Sat 11 Feb
  • Sun 19 Feb
  • Mon 20 Feb
  • Tue 21 Feb
  • Wed 22 Feb
  • Thu 23 Feb
  • Fri 24 Feb
  • Sat 25 Feb

Past shows

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