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 in The Great Hall, Sutherland Building. Admission is free, no booking required.

The recitals are 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.


Tuesday 22 March,13:15pm - 13:45pm

Duets and solos by Handel, Monteverdi, Tunder and Blow

  • Kris Thomsett (countertenor)
  • Laura Oldfield (alto)
  • David J. Smith (harpsichord)


Tuesday 29 March,13:15pm - 13:45pm

Songs by Schumann, Beethoven, Fauré, Wolf, Schubert and Vaughan Williams

  • Patrick Owston (baritone)
  • Kris Thomsett (piano)


Tuesday 26 April, 13:15pm - 13:45pm

University Choir, Handbells and First-Year Music Students present a mixed and varied programme


Tuesday 3 May, 13:15pm onwards

Second-Year Student Recitals.

For further information, please email