Music

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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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Yesterday, 15:42

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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Friday, November 17, 2017

I start this piece with a disclaimer.

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Friday, November 17, 2017

A band that was spawned from the legacy of the legendary Thin Lizzy, Black Star Riders (BSR) are now in a league of their own.

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Monday, November 13, 2017

The New Cambridge Singers’ (NCS) first concert of the 2017/18 season, In the Beginning, draws inspiration for their music from around the world, including Russia, Hungary, the Czech Republic and the United States.

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Saturday, November 4, 2017

The age-defying quartet stopped off in Cambridge on their current UK tour, and in doing so put on one of the most awesome shows of the year.

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Friday, November 3, 2017

The London-based orchestra performed four well-chosen pieces at the Corn Exchange on Thursday, November 2.

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

Some consider 2017 to be the 100-year anniversary of jazz and it’s certainly the centenary of some of its biggest stars, including Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk.

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Saturday, October 28, 2017

Despite a slight setback, the band’s hit-packed set still succeeded in delighting their fans.

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Friday, October 27, 2017

Andy McCluskey, founding member of the legendary Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, talks to the Cambridge Independent.

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Friday, October 27, 2017

Fans can expect “some new music, lots of pyrotechnics, some strings, all the hits and a lot of fun” when Clean Bandit return to Cambridge on Monday.

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Friday, October 20, 2017

Singer/songwriter Steven Page has sold millions of albums with The Barenaked Ladies and now he’s back with new music.

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Friday, October 20, 2017

The high-octane sextet, whose music encompasses a wide variety of genres, sold out The Junction’s largest venue, J1.

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Friday, October 20, 2017

City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra (CCSO) opened its new season at West Road Concert Hall with outstanding performances of Stravinsky, Wagner, Mahler and Respighi.

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

We suggest you put November 22 in your diaries. For it is possible historians will look back at it as a pivotal moment in our cultural history.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Last night was the first visit of this year’s Classical Concert Series of orchestra in residence The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. And to kick start the “orchestral” part of the series – after last week’s terrific recital by The Z.E.N. piano trio – we were treated, by organisers Cambridge Live and series sponsors Boldfield Computing – to a programme that could almost be seen in places as a celebration of youthful talent.

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

One of America’s finest songwriters played two of her classic albums in their entirety to a very receptive crowd.

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

THE 2017-18 Classical Concert Series from Cambridge Live got off to a glorious start with a special recital last night.

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Friday, September 22, 2017

The American alternative country star’s effortless mastery drew fans out in force to the city’s main pop music venue.

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

The popular festival of events continues to attract top names in entertainment.

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Arguably the biggest crowd of the 2017 Newmarket Nights series of concerts welcomed the former X Factor contestant to the July Course.

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