Music

Thu, 16:41

British band The Temperance Movement have emerged unscathed from one of the most turbulent periods of their career.

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Thu, 16:29

The Endellion String Quartet, Cambridge University’s ‘Quartet in Residence,’ continued their current season’s programme at West Road Concert Hall on Wednesday evening (February 14) with a work each by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.

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Wed, 11:08

The City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, under its conductor Robert Hodge, presented an all-Russian programme to a packed West Road Concert Hall on Sunday evening (February 11).

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Sunday, February 11, 2018

The legendary pop duo, now in their 32nd year, delivered a fine selection of classic favourites and songs from their most recent album, World Be Gone.

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Saturday, February 3, 2018

A major name in American music since the late 1980s, Suzy Bogguss is to feature in Transatlantic Sessions, part of a collaborative nationwide tour of Celtic and Americana acts from both sides of the Atlantic.

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Monday, January 29, 2018

The City Roots Festival returns to Cambridge this February and March after the success of last year’s inaugural event.

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Monday, January 29, 2018

We find out more about The Amazons, a young, hip rock band hotly tipped to make it huge this year, which has taken its name from a classic children’s novel.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

There have been some big changes in Lucy Porter’s life recently.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

In the short but excellent pre-concert interview with tonight’s (Thursday, January 18) conductor, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra’s (CBSO) newly-appointed musical director Mirga Gražinytè-Tyla, the word “energy” recurs many times.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

The Endellion String Quartet’s concert at West Road on Wednesday evening (January 17) began with the cheerful elegance of a late eighteenth-century work by Beethoven, but ended with the sombre tones of Tchaikovsky lamenting the loss of an esteemed friend and colleague.

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

A full house of children, parents and grandparents enjoyed Cambridge Philharmonic’s annual family concert at West Road Concert Hall on Saturday (January 13) afternoon with Tim Redmond, principal conductor, and brother, Tom Redmond, as presenters.

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

Mr Hill is the new man at Cambridge Summer Music (CSM) and as the director he has a tough task facing him in the festival’s 40th year.

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Cambridge Independent is proud to announce an exclusive new media partnership with the prestigious Cambridge Classical Concert Series (supported by Boldfield Computing) which for the past 30 years has hosted some of the world’s top orchestras, soloists and conductors at Cambridge Corn Exchange.

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Fans’ hearts skipped a beat as he posed with them for selfies

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Saturday, December 23, 2017

It’s that time of year again when choristers in Cambridgeshire have been busy rehearsing for their annual carol services – and not always where one would expect.

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Friday, December 22, 2017

Jesus College choristers helping Big Big Train to close in on number one in physical chart sales

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Friday, December 22, 2017

Features for earbuds now include fitbit-style options

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

The legendary purveyors of reggae played a varied set drawing from nearly 40 years of hits.

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Saturday, December 16, 2017

The choristers of Jesus College have joined forces with award-winning prog rockers Big Big Train on a song full of seasonal cheer.

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Monday, December 11, 2017

The overture to one of Rossini’s two act operas, The Thieving Magpie, made a glorious opening to Saturday’s concert by the City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra (CCSO) under its endlessly imaginative conductor Robert Hodge.

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

Female folk artists Jess Morgan, Kitty MacFarlane and sister duo Doubleknot all performed strong sets.

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Saturday, December 9, 2017

The college’s chapel will host the event at 7.30pm on Tuesday, December 12.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

The two folk singers from opposite sides of the country will appear in the venue above the Golden Hind pub on Milton Road.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

This rising star of rap and R&B, who seeks to change commonly held perceptions of the genre, supported Nelly at the Corn Exchange on Monday, December 4.

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Ticketing operation unveiled for the famous Christmas Eve concert

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Monday, December 4, 2017

Australian-born mezzo-soprano Lynette Alcántara will lead the popular children’s choir at the performance at Emmanuel United Reformed Church on December 14.

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Organisers behind the City Roots Festival have been working hard to bring a host of talent to the city next year.

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The video for Adam Lanceley’s new song A Film We All Saw was filmed in the streets, riverbanks and beauty spots of the city.

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Sunday, November 26, 2017

Troublesome crowd members couldn’t spoil a hit-packed set from the reformed and rejuvenated Shaun, Bez and co.

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Monday, November 20, 2017

The classically-trained vocalist spoke to the Cambridge Independent before her recent performance at the Corn Exchange.

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