The Arthur Bliss Society
Live Performances and UK Radio Broadcasts


If you access this page frequently it is advisable to refresh your browser each time to ensure
that you are not looking at an out-of-date cache, which could be misleading.
This is usually achieved by pressing the F5 key on a PC or Command-R on a Mac.

Now - Keep up with our Performances on Twitter

Cheltenham Town Hall, Imperial Square, Cheltenham GL50 1QA
on Tuesday 17 March 2015 at 1.05-1.55 pm
Lunchtime Piano Recital
Rebeca Omordia

programme includes Suite for Piano

click here for more details

St Mary de Lode Church, Archdeacon Street, Gloucester GL1 2QT
on Saturday 18 April 2015
The Goldfield Ensemble

1-3 pm
:: Concert 1
includes the Clarinet Quintet by Bliss
5.30 pm :: Tea
(must be pre-booked)
6.30 pm :: pre-Concert Talk by Ian Venables
7.30 pm :: Concert 2
includes the Clarinet Quintet by Ian Venables

It is very pleasing to see that the Clarinet Quintet by our President, Ian Venables,
is being performed n the same occasion as that of Sir Arthur's.

click here for more details

Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS
on Friday 15 May 2015 at 7.30 pm
BBC Symphony Orchestra

(conductor: Andrew Davis)
programme includes Morning Heroes (Orator: Samuel West)

click here for more details

St John's, Smith Square, London SW1P 3HA
on Sunday 24 May 2015 at 3 pm
The Werther Ensemble

programme includes Piano Quartet

click here for more details

Philharmonia at the Movies: Sci-Fi

Philharmonia Orchestra
(conductor: James Shearman; presenter: Barry Norman)
programme includes Things to Come: March

click here for more details

the last of their three performances is at
The Anvil, Churchill Way, Basingstoke RG21 7QR
on Sunday 24 May 2015 at 7.45 pm

is on Saturday 13 June 2015 in Cheltenham : 1 pm - 6 pm
at St Andrew's URC, Montpellier Street, Cheltenham GL50 1SP

DUO will be performing Bliss's Violin Sonata, and Masks,
as well as Elgar's Violin Sonata
Eleanor Percy (violin) :: Irina Lyakhovskaya (piano)

further details will be circulated later

held in the borough in which Magna Carta was signed

St John's Church, Manor Farm Lane, Egham, Surrey TW20 9HL
on Saturday 13 June 2015 at 7.30 pm
Kew Sinfonia
and Egham Choral
programme includes Pastoral ("Lie Strewn the White Flocks")

click here for more details

Hereford Three Choirs Festival 2015
on Monday 27 July 2015 at 7.45 pm
Philharmonia Orchestra

Three Choirs Festival Chorus
(conductor: Andrew Davis)
programme includes Morning Heroes (Orator: Samuel West)

click here for more details


David Wilby, our Vice-Chairman, keeps an eye open for Bliss works advertised on Radio 3 and Classic FM. What he finds will be posted here:


please let us know of any forthcoming live performances you hear about so that they can be shown here.
Even if you have only a few details, or only rumours of performances, please tell the webmaster, who will pursue enquiries.

Information about forthcoming performances is supplied to the webmaster from many sources
and is checked as continuously as possible, but as last-minute alterations may not be picked up in time,
you are advised to confirm dates and times.
The Arthur Bliss Society cannot be held responsible for the consequences of incorrect information being given on this page.

click here to return to top of page