The Melrose Music Society, Melrose, Scotland



The Melrose Music Society has been bringing classical and contemporary chamber concerts of international standard to Melrose and the Scottish Borders since 1962.


Concert Season 2016–2017

Friday 16 September 2016 | Society Supper 6pm; Concert 8pm

Isimsiz Piano Trio

Isimsiz Piano Trio

Melrose Music Society Supper at 6pm for 6.30pm, concert follows at 8pm.
Mozart: Piano Trio in E, K542
Fauré: Piano Trio in D Minor, op.120
Interval
Schumann: Piano Trio No.3 in G Minor, op.110

Melrose Parish Church Hall →

Sunday 16 October 2016 | 7.30pm

Jessica Leary, soprano; Chris Baxter, piano

Jessica Leary

'It's a Grand Night for Singing!'
A programme inspired by popular musicals of the 20th Century with songs by composers ranging from Purcell and Bach to Debussy and Loewe.

Melrose Parish Church Hall →

Saturday 12 November 2016 | 7.30pm

Wihan String Quartet

Wihan String Quartet
  • Mozart: String Quartet in D Minor K421
  • Janacek: String Quartet No.1 'Kreutzer Sonata'
  • Interval
  • Dvorak: Quartet in G Major op.106

Melrose Parish Church Hall →

Sunday 4 December 2016 | 2.30pm

Paul Chamberlain, accordion; Michael Haywood, violin, saxophone, clarinet

Paul Chamberlain, accordion; Michael Haywood, violin, saxophone, clarinet

A varied programme of Classical, Traditional and Original compositions designed to delight and sure to set toes tapping.

Melrose Parish Church Hall →

Friday 13 January 2017 | 7.30pm

Bernard d'Ascoli, piano

Bernard d'Ascoli
  • 'From Darkness to Light'
  • Liszt: Ballade No.2 in Bm
  • Chopin: Ballade No.2 in F op.38
  • Franck: Prélude Chorale and Fugue
  • Liszt: Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude
  • Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
  • Debussy: L'isle joyeuse

Melrose Parish Church Hall →

Friday 24 February 2017 | 7.30pm

Ruisi String Quartet

Ruisi String Quartet
  • (Sponsored by The Tunnell Trust)
  • Mozart: String Quartet No.19 in C Major K.465 'Les Dissonances'
  • Interval
  • Wolf: 'Italian Serenade'
  • Schubert: String Quartet in Am 'Rosamunde'

Melrose Parish Church Hall →

Saturday 11 March 2017 | 7.30pm

Alasdair Beatson, piano

Alasdair Beatson
  • Beethoven: 7 Bagatelles op.33
  • Bartók: from Mikrokosmos (selection)
  • Debussy: Images, Book 2
  • Interval
  • Schumann: Kinderszenen op.15
  • Eric Satie: Embryons Desséchés
  • Dohnányi: Rhapsody in C op.11 no. 3

Melrose Parish Church Hall →

Tickets for all concerts can be purchased at the door on the evening of the performance. Unless otherwise stated above tickets are £12 for non-members, and £7 for members. Society members may also purchase a season ticket giving entrance to all concerts for just £25: please see Membership & Tickets for full details on how to become a member.


Melrose Music Society gratefully acknowledges support from: