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Music & Drama Events

Tickets for these events can be obtained online using the links below or by telephone (0116 2591966). Enquiries for music events can also be made by email music@leicestergrammar.org.uk 

We welcome group bookings, however, if you would like to bring a group along to any of our concerts, please get in touch with our Director of Music, John Barker - barkerj@leicestergrammar.org.uk to discuss your requirements.

Tickets for under 18s are free. However, if you would like to make a donation to support our Music in the Community Programme, please select the £3, £5 or £10 options on Ticketsource or let the Music Administrator know at the time of booking.


Music Teachers’ Concert

Wednesday 29 September 2021
Leicester Grammar School Recital Room
7.00pm Free Admission (Donations encouraged!)

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Our season begins with a concert by our team of resident musicians and teachers.  Wine, beer, nibbles and background music will be available from 6.30pm in the Recital Room with the concert starting formally at 7pm. The eclectic programme will include works by Mendelssohn, Beyonce, Schubert, Bollywood and Gilbert and Sullivan. The climax of the evening will be a world premiere of “Finale” by our drummer, Mr Darron Cleary-McHarg. 

Tickets may be ordered online via Ticketsource or via our school Music Office.  In the meantime, if you have any queries please contact the Music Department Office on 0116 259 1966 or bloomfieldm@leicestergrammar.org.uk.


Roots of Jazz

Friday 8 October 2021
Leicester Grammar School St Nicholas Hall
7.30pm Tickets £12.50, U18s Free

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This stunning jazz ensemble leads our celebrations of Black History Month, exploring the intertwining histories of Jazz and the traditional Christian message.  Spirituals, such as Let My People Go and Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen will combine with modern jazz and soul numbers, along with an explanation of music's contribution to the black and worldwide church.  Profits from the event will support A21, an anti-slavery charity.  The LGS Big Band will also return to the stage in this unmissable event.

Tickets may be purchased online (card payment, small booking fee applies) or via our school Music Office (payment by card, cheque or cash).  Please make cheques payable to Leicester Grammar School.  In the meantime, if you have any queries please contact the Music Department Office on 0116 259 1966 or bloomfieldm@leicestergrammar.org.uk.


Bardi Symphony Orchestra

Saturday 6 November 2021
Leicester Grammar School St Nicholas Hall
7.00pm Free Admission

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The perfect opportunity for GCSE and A Level pupils to see and hear set works and related repertoire.  Bring your phone to make the most of this interactive evening, featuring music from Star Wars, Wicked and Haydn's 100th Symphony.

Tickets may be ordered online or via our school Music Office.  In the meantime, if you have any queries please contact the Music Department Office on 0116 259 1966 or bloomfieldm@leicestergrammar.org.uk.


Gould Piano Trio

Friday 12 November 2021
Leicester Grammar School Recital Room
7.30pm £16.00, U18s Free

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The UK's finest piano trio have been compared in the Washington Post to the great Beaux Arts Trio for their "musical fire" and "dedication to the genre" and have remained at the forefront of the international chamber music scene for a quarter for a century.  The programme will include Mozart's Trio in G major (K564) and Dvorak's Trio No. 4 "Dumky".


Tickets may be purchased online (card payment, small booking fee applies) or via our school Music Office (payment by cheque or cash). Please make cheques payable to Leicester Grammar School and complete a separate cheque for each concert that you wish to attend.

In the meantime, if you have any queries please contact the Music Department Office on 0116 259 1966 or bloomfieldm@leicestergrammar.org.uk