Chamber Concerts

This page features chamber music concerts that are happening in Oxford each term. These will be taken from the OUMS events list, so if you would like your chamber event to be featured here, email the OUMS secretary who can also put your event on the OUMS weekly email.

OUMS Events

Smetana Piano Trio – Thursday 6th March in Magdalen College.

Oxford Chamber Music Society

This is a town society which invites several chamber groups per year to play concerts in the Holywell Music Room. These are free for 8-25 year olds. Click here to visit their website.


19 January 2014 3.00 pm: London Soloists Ensemble


Mozart: Piano Quartet in E flat K.493
Walton: Piano Quartet in D minor
Brahms: Piano Quartet no 2 in A major opus 26


Renowned soloists and chamber-music players John Lenehan, Lorraine McAslan, Sarah-Jane Bradley and Karine Georgian offer a compelling mix of much-loved masterworks

9 February 2014 3.00 pm: Hieronymus String Quartet

Haydn: Quartet in D opus 20 no 4
Bartók: Quartet no 6 in D
Beethoven: Quartet in F opus 135

Three inspirational quartets presented by an exceptional young ensemble; admired for their thrilling prize winning performances, the Hieronymus Quartet is one to follow for the future

2 March 2014 3.00 pm: Colin Carr (cello) and Thomas Sauer (piano)

Beethoven: Sonata in C major opus 102 no 1
Debussy: Sonata in D minor
Adès: Lieux Retrouvés
Mendelssohn: Sonata in D major opus 58

Internationally renowned cellist Colin Carr and sought-after pianist Thomas Sauer bring us a highly attractive programme of pieces drawn from the classical, contemporary and romantic repertoire

27 April 2014 3.00 pm: The Gagliano Ensemble

Schubert: Piano Quintet in A D.667 The Trout
Schubert: String Quintet in C D.956

Sublime Schubert masterpieces, performed by a young international ensemble that is rapidly gaining a reputation for its fresh interpretation of major chamber works | OU Orchestra | OU Philharmonia | OU Sinfonietta | OU Chorus | OU Wind Orchestra | OU String Ensemble | OU Brass Band | OU Jazz Orchestra | OUCMS