Sir Arthur Bliss International Song Series

8College Music benefits greatly from the frequent involvement of professional musicians, many of whom come to the college under the auspices of the Sir Arthur Bliss Song Series to work with students and to give recitals. Highlights have included concerts from such luminaries as Sir Thomas Allen, Dame Felicity Lott, Joan Rodgers, Mark Padmore and Wolfgang Holzmair all with Pembroke’s College Musician, pianist Joseph Middleton.

Forthcoming Events


Friday 24th February from 2-5pm in the Old Library: Public masterclass given by Sir Thomas Allen (admissions free – tickets available from Porter’s Lodge)

Monday 1st May: Pembroke Lieder Scheme Showcase recital

Monday 8th May at 8pm in the Old Library: Recital given by Carolyn Sampson and Joseph Middleton.

Tickets: £20, £15 OAPs, £10 college members, or £5 students. Tickets can be purchased here or from The Porters’ Lodge or on the door on the evening of performance.


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