Sutton House Music Society

Bringing classical music of the highest quality to Hackney audiences
 at affordable prices in a friendly relaxed setting.

This season

7 pm Sunday 15th November 2015, Old Church N16

Fitzwilliam String Quartet

Purcell Fantazias Nos. 11,  7 and 6
Beethoven Quartet No. 10 in E
major, Op. 74
Beethoven Quartet No. 16 in F major, Op. 135

Following their wonderful concert in St Mary’s Old Church in May, the renowned Fitzwilliam Quartet will continue their exploration of the magnificent late quartets of Beethoven in the inspirational setting of the medieval church on Stoke Newington Church Street.  Their last concert sold out, so early booking is recommended.

6 pm Sunday 13th December 2015, Sutton House

Wing-It Singers

Festive concert

The dynamic hackney-based Wing-It Singers return for another festive concert of unaccompanied songs from around the world. Their last concert at Sutton House sold out, so early booking recommended.

Complimentary mince pies, and mulled wine for sale from the café/bar.

3 pm Sunday 21st February 2016, Sutton House

Raphaela Papadakis (soprano)
Alessandro Ruisi (violin)

English songs with violin

A welcome return by the charismatic soprano, this time offering us a rare opportunity to hear repertoire for this unusual combination, with songs by Vaughan Williams, ‘Along the Filed’ and ‘Two English folksongs’; Holst, ‘Four songs for voice and violin’; and Ivor Gurney; and a new piece by George Arthur.

3 pm Sunday 20th March 2016, Sutton House

Nicola Meecham (piano)

Twentieth-century piano music

Nicola plays a programme of early twentieth century repertoire by Kodály, Janáček, Debussy and Stravinsky, much of which she has recorded.

3 pm Sunday 17th April 2016, Sutton House

Roskell Piano Trio

A delightfully varied programme by our fabulous resident ensemble with string trios by Beethoven and Dohnanyi, plus the magnificent Piano Quartet in G minor by Mozart.  Their last concert sold out so please book early.

7 pm Sunday 15th May 2016, Sutton House

Tamsin Lewis with members of Passamezzo and John Newton (narrator)

An evening of English baroque music to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Ben Johnson’s ground-breaking publication: The Works.  On this musical voyage we accompany Shakespeare’s friend and greatest contemporary author along a remarkable walk he took from London to Edinburgh.

7 pm Sunday 5th June 2016, Old Church N16

Fitzwilliam String Quartet

Late Beethoven

The culmination of the series of the magnificent late Beethoven quartets played in the inspirational setting of the medieval Old Church.  The programme will feature the monumental  Quartet in B flat major Op.130 and the Große Fuge.