Next 3 Events:

  • Wednesday 14 October 2015
  • 7.45pm
  • BRISTOL St George's
  • Arvo Pärt 80th Birthday Celebration

In Arvo Pärt's 80th birthday year, Bristol Ensemble and the Choir of Royal Holloway perform an all-Pärt programme including Tabula Rasa, the work that brought his music to a world-wide audience, the tranquil Spiegel im Spiegel, the luminous Te Deum and the meditative, minimalist masterpiece Fratres

  • Saturday 17 October 2015
  • 10am
  • BRISTOL St Monica's
  • All4Music: The Best of Billy Joel vocal day

Spend a day under the direction of inspirational workshop leader Jo Sercombe singing some of Billy Joel’s best creations in this friendly group-singing workshop

  • Friday 30 October 2015
  • 7.30pm
  • THORNBURY Armstrong Hall
  • Thornbury

Back in Thornbury by popular demand after their spellbinding concerts of the last four Autumn seasons, the Bristol Ensemble returns with a performance music from Latin America and England




Award for Preludes project
We are delighted to announce that Bristol Ensemble's Preludes project has been awarded the inaugural St George's Prize For Music

PRS Support for TreeSong Concert
We're very grateful to the PRS for Music Foundation for its support for the concert which will be the culmination of our TreeSong project

Stephen Hoddell CBE
We are delighted to announce that Stephen Hoddell, our Chairman of the Board of Trustees, who was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list for services to Civil Society

These are children from Ilminster Avenue who are the first Preludes children to take ABRSM exams.