Concert & Recital Series

Programme of Concerts & Recitals Hosted by Northumbria University's Music Department.

Recordings of previous concerts are available on the Northumbria Music YouTube Channel

Concerts take place on campus at 1.15pm in St James' Church, Northumberland Road (unless otherwise stated)*. Admission is free, no booking required.

The recitals are free of charge, informal, and you are welcome to come and go as you please and to bring your lunch with you. Some concerts will be live-streamed and recorded and links will appear on this page. Concerts last around 35 minutes.

*please note change of venue from the Great Hall, Sutherland Building.


10/10/23 – John Treherne - Harpsichord, Iona Brown – Violin (taking place in the Great Hall, Sutherland Building)

17/10/23 – Chris Why – Tenor, Kris Thomsett – Piano 

24/10/23 – Tom Klafkowski – Baritone, Hugh Clist-Woodward – Piano 

31/10/23 – Matthew Farrell – Countertenor

(7/11/23 – No Concert)

14/11/23 – John Pope Double Bass, John Garner – Violin

21/11/23 – Yoshie Kawamura – Piano, Iona Brown and Alexandra Raikhlina -Violin

28/11/23 – Jeremy Teasdale – Piano

5/12/23 – Kris Thomsett – Organ

12/12/23 – University Choir Christmas Concert


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