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The London Chamber Music Society (LCMS) is dedicated to bringing the best in chamber music to London audiences and can trace its origins back to Victorian music making in London in the 1870s. The LCMS Concert Series aims to continue this rich legacy.

The list of famous artists and ensembles appearing through the years includes Henry Wood, Frank Bridge, Albert Sammons, Samuel Coleridge Taylor, Goosens, Ysaÿe, Percy Grainger, Primrose, Harriet Cohen, Myra Hess, John Ireland and many more. Britain’s most celebrated string quartets have regularly appeared in the Series, from the Brosa and Amadeus to the Allegri, Lindsay and Chilingirian Quartets. Patrons: Sir Jeremy Dixon and Julia Somerville.

‘The London Chamber Music Sundays are an absolute joy and we should ‘spread the word’ as far and wide as possible.’ Seen & Heard International

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Philharmonia Chamber Players with Andrew Brownell (piano)

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

Principals and co-principals from the famous Philharmonia Orchestra are joined by American pianist Andrew Brownell in a wonderful collection of music for wind and piano.

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Chilingirian Quartet 50th-Anniversary Concert

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

In celebration of their remarkable 50-year career, the Chilingirian Quartet's perform some of the works that have forged their reputation over the years.

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Rossetti Ensemble

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

John Lenehan (piano), Sara Trickey (violin), Sarah-Jane Bradley (viola) & Tim Lowe (cello) perform two of the most famous piano quartets in the repertoire: Mozart’s Piano Quartet in G minor paired with Fauré’s Piano Quartet in C minor.

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Solem Quartet

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

The award winning Solem Quartet (William Newell, Amy Tress, Stephen Upshaw & Stephanie Tress) perform the first of Bartók’s quartets, completed in 1909, and Beethoven's late, great Op. 131 Quartet.

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Mark Simpson with Leonard Elschenbroich & Richard Uttley

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

Acclaimed composer & clarinettist Mark Simpson is an Artist in Focus at Kings Place in 2021. Here he is joined by Leonard Elschenbroich (cello) and Richard Uttley (piano) for clarinet trios by Beethoven and Brahms. In between, we hear Simpson’s own, highly atmospheric Echoes & Embers.

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Thomas Carroll & Anthony Hewitt

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

Cellist Thomas Carroll and pianist Anthony Hewitt present two of the most popular Russian cello sonatas in this late-morning LCMS concert.

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Northern Chords Festival Orchestra

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

The strings of the Northern Chords Festival Orchestra present a concert of British classics.

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Navarra Quartet

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

The distinguished Navarra Quartet in a mixed programme of quartet classics, starting with Mozart’s late E flat Quartet and ending with Dvořák’s masterful Quartet in G.

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Barbican Trio

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

The wonderful Barbican Trio present Haydn’s late Trio in E, Brahms’s majestic Trio in C, and Saint-Saëns’s Second Trio.

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Chamber Ensemble of London

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

This concert of popular British music for strings opens with an exuberant overture by Handel’s great friend John Christopher Smith (1712-1795).

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Fitzwilliam Quartet & Anna Tilbrook

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

The celebrated Fitzwilliam Quartet perform a selection of works for quartet, including works by Wolf, Clarke, Schubert and Brahms.

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Linos Piano Trio

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

The prize-winning Linos Piano Trio perform Ravel’s hauntingly beautiful Trio (1914), perfectly preludised by the delicately expressive writing of CPE Bach’s Sonata for piano and strings, published in 1776.

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Philippe Graffin & friends

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

The famous French violinist Philippe Graffin is joined by friends Capucine Prin (oboe), Roger Chase (viola) and Lidy Blijdorp (cello), in a programme that features three oboe quartets.

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Sergey Levitin & Friends

Classical / London Chamber Music Society

Russian violinist Sergey Levitin, Konzertmeister of the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, is joined by other distinguished chamber musicians in a programme culminating in Schumann’s powerful and dramatic Piano Quartet.

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