Solem Quartet

Writing for quartet composition workshop. Details here.

May 20

at Online

Solem Quartet at Oxford University

Performing string quartets 4 and 5 by Joseph Horovitz alongside a new work work by Luke Lewis.

May 24 @ 7:30 pm

at St. Johns College

Wigmore Hall – Kaleidoscope Chamber Collective

Performing Mendelssohn’s Sextet in D Major with Kaleidoscope Chamber Collective. Details here.

May 31 @ 7:30 pm

at Wigmore Hall

Solem Quartet and Friends

Performing Schubert’s Octet as part of the Spotlight Chamber Concerts. Details here.

June 4 @ 9:00 pm

at st johns Waterloo

SOLSTICES at King’s Place

Riot Ensemble perform Georg Haas’ ‘SOLSTICES’ at King’s Place. Details here.

June 11 @ 8:00 pm

at Kings Place

Solem Quartet

Tilford Bach Society – Music of Beethoven and Bartok. Details here.

June 25 @ 7:30 pm

at St Andrews Church Farnham

Solem Quartet BBN 1

Performing the first in our BBN series featuring Bartok 5, Beethoven op. 130 and a new work by Aaron Parker. Details here.

July 1 @ 8:30 pm

at st giles church

Aberystwyth Musicfest

Th Solem Quartet continues its annual appearance as Quartet in Residence at the Aberystwyth Musicfest. Full programme announced soon.

July 26

at Aberystwyth

Solem Quartet + Robert Plane

Performing alongside clarinetist Robert Plane in the Winchfield Festival. Details here.

August 11

at Winchfield

Solem Quartet + Robert Plane

Performing alongside clarinetist Robert Plane in music of Mozart, Vasks and Florence Price.

August 12

at Royal Overseas League

Lucerne Festival / Patricia Kopatchinskaja

“Bye-Bye Beethoven”
A staged concert

Fragments from works by Ives, HaydnCage, J. S. Bach, Kurtág, Sánchez-Chiong, and Oliveros

Ludwig van Beethoven(1770–1827)
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61
Details HERE
September 4 @ 4:00 pm

at KKL Lucerne

Vale of Glamorgan Festival

The Solem Quartet are resident quartet for this year’s festival, playing the complete string quartets of Petris Vasks alongside other new works. Details here.

September 10

at Multiple

Past Events
Riot Ensemble

Working with Brunel composition students on writing new ensemble works.

May 3

at Brunel University

Cardiff University Composition Workshop

Riot Ensemble returns to Cardiff University to work with composition students on writing new ensemble works.

April 21

at Cardiff University

Riot Ensemble

Chamber music concert at Cardiff University featuring “New Hymns” for solo viola and electronics by Aaron Holloway Nahum.

April 20 @ 7:00 pm

at Cardiff University Concert Hall

Sound Chunnel – Riot Ensemble in France (Postponed)

Riot Ensemble performs alongside ensemble Ars Nova in a programme of recently commissioned works. Supported by Diaphonique. Details here.

March 31 @ 8:00 pm

at Cité Musicale

Riot ‘Solstices’ in Ghent (Postponed)

Performing Haas’ “Solstices” at De Bijloke in Ghent. Details HERE.

March 19 @ 9:00 pm

at De Bijloke

New Music Players Recording

Recording string chamber music of composer Ed Hughes.

March 18

at St Johns Smith Square

Bangor Music Festival

Solem Quartet performs a programme of four new works. Details here.

March 12 @ 7:30 pm

at Online

Solem Quartet

Recording debut disc “The Four Quarters” for Orchid Classics.

March 2

at Stapleford Granary

Zagreb Music Panel

Broadcast of Riot Ensemble programme filmed for the Zagreb Music Panel / Croatian Composers Society. Full details HERE.

February 23

at Online

Solem Quartet

Performing Vasks Quartet no. 2 and Brahms Clarinet Quintet with Anthony Friend alongside short pieces of Bartok, Florence Price and Schumann. Details here.

February 21 @ 6:30 pm

at Conway Hall

Riot Ensemble at Wigmore Hall

Performing contemporary chamber music with fellow Riot Ensemble soloists. Watch on demand HERE.

February 18 @ 7:30 pm

at Wigmore Hall

Solem Quartet

Online “Night Music” concert with the University of Liverpool. Details here.

February 10

at Online

Solem Quartet (Postponed)

Launching the their new 4 year “Beethoven Bartok Now” Series, the Solem Quartet play Bartok Quartet no. 5, Beethoven op. 130 and a new quartet by Aaron Parker. Details HERE.

February 4

at st giles church

Solem Quartet

Online “Writing for Quartet” composition workshop. Details here.

January 28

at Online

Riot Ensemble (Postponed)

“House of Rumours”- the next in our Re:New Series at Kings Place. Full details HERE.

January 21 @ 7:00 pm

at kings place

Solem Quartet

As part of the new Spotlight Chamber Concerts, the Solem Quartet play Thomas Ades’ “The Four Quarters” and Beethoven’s Quartet in B-flat op. 130. More details HERE.

December 11, 2020 @ 6:30 pm

at st johns Waterloo

Solem Quartet

Online concert in partnership with the University of Liverpool. Details here.

December 9, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

at Online

Deutschlandfunk Recording

Riot Ensemble records is second album in the Deutschlandfunk studio Cologne.

November 30, 2020

at Deutschlandfunk

Solem Quartet

Performing works of Beethoven and Ades. Details here.

November 26, 2020

at St Peter’s South Weald

Chineke! at the Southbank

Performing music of Coleridge-Taylor, Beethoven and Tchaikovsky. Details here.

November 23, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Royal Festival Hall

Wimbledon International Music Festival

Performing and discussing Beethoven’s Quartet op. 130 with the Solem Quartet. Details HERE.

November 22, 2020 @ 9:00 pm

at Online

BBC Radio 3 “This Classical Life”

Featured guest on “This Classical Life” discussing music from across time and location with host Jess Gillam. Details here.

November 21, 2020

at Radio Three

Wimbledon International Music Festival

Performing and discussing Beethoven’s Quartet op. 130 with the Solem Quartet. Details HERE.

November 20, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Online

Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

Performing the world premiere of new solo work by Tonia Ko. Details here.

November 20, 2020

at Online

Radio 3 “In Tune” with the Solem Quartet

Performing and speaking about our upcoming projects live on Radio Three.

November 18, 2020

at Broadcasting House

Wien Modern Festival

Performing major world premieres of Clara Iannotta and Chaya Czernowin. Read more HERE.

November 13, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Konzerthaus

Riot Ensemble in Salzburg (POSTPONED)

The Riot Ensemble perform in the opening concert of the Salzburg Mozarteum’s Crossroads Festival 2020. Details here.

November 5, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Mozarteum

Solem Quartet

Stour Valley Arts Festival – Haydn Quartet op. 76 no. 6 and Beethoven op. 130.

October 25, 2020

at st marys church

AORA/ Frieze pop up concert

Performing solo viola music plus visuals as part of AORA Frieze Week residency.

October 9, 2020

at SOOK

Concerts in the West

Solo viola concert featuring works of young British composers. Details here.

October 8, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

at Online

Chineke! YouTube Festival

Playing Errollyn Wallen’s “Concerto Grosso” as part of YouTube’s online Festival.

October 8, 2020

at Online

Solem Quartet

Performing Beethoven and Haydn in the Stratford on Avon Festival. Details here.

October 6, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

at Town Hall

Riot Ensemble (POSTPONED)

Performing Georg Haas’ “Solstices” in Valencia’s ENSEMS Festival. Details here.

September 28, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Palau de la Música

Solem Quartet

Performing music of Haydn and Brahms as part of the new Bandstand Chamber Music Festival. Details here.

September 10, 2020 @ 6:30 pm

at Palau de la Música

Concerts in the West

Online concert with the Solem Quartet – music from Ades to Schumann to Florence Price to William Byrd. Details here.

August 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

at Online

Solem Quartet

Concert in Theatre Clwyd Flintshire – details here.

August 18, 2020 @ 8:00 am

at Online

Nonclassical Academy

Working with Nonclassical on their academy for composers. details here.

August 18, 2020

at Online

Riot Ensemble at Kings Place

Concert two of Riot Ensemble’s RE[NEW] series at Kings place featuring GF Haas’ SOLSTICES, written for Riot alongside Oliver Knussen’s Océan de Terre. Details here.

June 19, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Kings Place

Norrbotten NEO

Working on a new collaborative project with music and dance.

May 25, 2020

at Studio Acusticum

Into Ocean – Solo Viola Concert

Performing new works for solo viola from young graduates and staff of Trinity Laban.

May 21, 2020

at Hundred Years Gallery

Solem Quartet

Performing works of Haydn, Beethoven and Blackford. Details here.

May 17, 2020 @ 3:00 pm

at Bournemouth University

Riot Ensemble at ENSEMS Festival

Riot Ensemble brings Haas’ SOLSTICES to Valencia’s ENSEMS Festival.

May 14, 2020

at Palau de la Música

Chineke! at the Southbank Centre

Performing music of Coleridge-Taylor, Dvorak and Beethoven. Details here.

May 12, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Queen Elizabeth Hall

Solem Quartet

Performing music of Beethoven and Bartok for the Tilford Bach Society. Details here.

May 9, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at St Andrews Church Farnham

Solem Quartet at Liverpool University

As Quartet in Residence at the University, the Quartet will perform a special digital lunchtime concert broadcast live and available for replay. Details here.

May 6, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

at liverpool university

Chineke! USA Tour

Chineke USA tour featuring the works of Brahms, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and Stewart Goodyear.

April 27, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at National Arts Center

Chineke! USA Tour with Sheku Kanne-Mason

Chineke USA tour featuring the works of Brahms, Haydn and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. Details here.

April 25, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Mechanics Hall

Chineke! USA Tour with Sheku Kanneh-Mason

Chineke USA tour featuring the works of Brahms, Haydn and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. Details here.

April 23, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Hill Auditorium

Chineke! USA Tour with Sheku Kanneh-Mason

Chineke USA tour featuring the works of Brahms, Haydn and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. Details here.

April 21, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Kennedy Center

Chineke! USA Tour

Chineke USA tour featuring the works of Brahms, Stewart Goodyear and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. Details here.

April 19, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Davies Symphony Hall

Chineke! USA Tour

Chineke USA tour featuring the works of Brahms, Stewart Goodyear and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. Details here.

April 15, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Walt Disney Hall

Chineke! USA Tour

Chineke USA tour featuring the works of Brahms, Stewart Goodyear and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. Details here.

April 14, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Granada Theater

Concerts in the West

Chamber music tour with Eloisa Fleur-Thom and Sam Armstrong in music of Mendelssohn, Bach, Finnis, Schumann and Debussy. Details here.

April 4, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at The Dance House

Concerts in the West

Chamber music tour with Eloisa Fleur-Thom and Sam Armstrong in music of Mendelssohn, Bach, Finnis, Schumann and Debussy. Details here.

April 3, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Ilminster Arts Centre

Concerts in the West

Chamber music tour with Eloisa Fleur-Thom and Sam Armstrong in music of Mendelssohn, Bach, Finnis, Schumann and Debussy. Details here.

April 3, 2020 @ 11:30 am

at Bridport Arts Centre

Solem Quartet

Performing music of Brahms, Beethoven and John Luther Adams. Details here.

March 27, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Trinity Church

Cardiff University Composition Workshop

Working with postgraduate composers on new pieces – details here.

March 18, 2020

at Cardiff University

Riot Ensemble at Cardiff University

Riot Ensemble makes our third appearance at Cardiff University, with an array of chamber songs spatialized throughout Cardiff University’s concert hall, punctuated by virtuosic solos from Berio (Sequenza XIV) and Donatoni (Soft). Details here.

March 17, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

at Cardiff University Concert Hall

Solem Quartet at Conway Hall

Performing works of Brahms, Beethoven and the world premiere of Camden Reeves’ Quartet no. 5. Details here.

March 15, 2020 @ 6:30 pm

at Conway Hall

Riot Ensemble at Liverpool University

Playing works in the Open Circuit festival at Liverpool University. Details here.

March 14, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

at Leggate Theatre

Solem Quartet at Kettle’s Yard

Birdsong programme featuring  music of Cassandra Miller, John Luther Adams, Bartok and Kaare Husby. Details here.

March 12, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at Kettle’s Yard

Solem Quartet at Eton

Performing at coaching at Eton College.

March 10, 2020

at Eton College

CoMA Festival Brighton

Working with CoMA Brighton and Riot Ensemble on the 2020 Contemporary Music for All Festival. 

March 8, 2020

at St Mary’s Church

CoMA Festival Brighton

Working with CoMA Brighton and Riot Ensemble on the 2020 Contemporary Music for All Festival. 

March 7, 2020

at St Marys Church

Solem Quartet

Performing music of Beethoven, Brahms and John Luther Adams. Details here.

March 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

at St Mary’s Church

Solem Quartet

Music of Brahms, Beethoven and John Luther Adams in Aberystwyth. Details here.

March 4, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Holy Trinity Church

Solem Quartet

Performing Beethoven’s Quartet in E-Flat op. 127  For Lionsgate Music Series. Details here.

March 3, 2020 @ 1:30 pm

at Royal Marsden Hospital

Solem Quartet

Day of concerts and coaching students at King’s College School Wimbledon.

February 25, 2020

at King’s College School

Chineke! at the Southbank Centre

Performing music of Coleridge-Taylor, Bruch and Beethoven. Details here.

February 23, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Queen Elizabeth Hall

BBC Filming

With Chineke! for new “Hidden History of Classical Music” Programme.

February 22, 2020

at St. James’s Piccadilly

Chineke! in Germany

Performing music of Coleridge-Taylor, Bruch and Beethoven. Details here.

February 20, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at BASF-Feierabendhaus

Chineke! in Germany

Performing music of Coleridge-Taylor, Bruch and Beethoven. Details here.

February 19, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

at BASF-Feierabendhaus

Solo concert with Edouard Malingue Gallery

Performing solo works in response to Tromarama | Madakaripura show at Edouard Malingue’s St. Saviours Project Space in Islington. Details HERE.

February 18, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

at St Saviours

Chineke! in Warwick

Performing works of Coleridge-Taylor, Bruch and Beethoven in Warwick. Details here.

February 17, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Warwick Arts Centre

Riot Ensemble Kings Place

The Riot Ensemble launch their multi concert ReNEW series at Kings Place, bringing the cream of international contemporary music on to the Hall One stage. Details here.

February 14, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at King’s Place

UCLH Chamber Concert

Performing Bach’s Goldberg Variations for string trio and James Layton’s ‘Wandering’ for solo viola at University College London hospital.

February 10, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

at University College Hospital

Riot Ensemble

The world premiere of Laura Bowler’s new opera GOLD will be preformed alongside brand new works commissioned from the Call for Scores from Igor Santos and Peggy Polias. Details here.

January 31, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at CLF Art Cafe

Solem Quartet

Performing as guest violist with the Solem Quartet in works of Haydn, Brahms and Beethoven. Details here.

January 26, 2020 @ 3:00 pm

at St Johns Church

Solem Quartet

Performing as guest violist with the Solem Quartet in works of Haydn, Beethoven and Bartok. Details here.

January 25, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

at Whitstable

Solem Quartet @ LSE

Performing as guest violist with the Solem Quartet in works of Brahms and Bartok. Details here.

January 23, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

at London School of Economics