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Friday Lunchtime Concerts

Charlton House
Every Fri 1pm – 2pm

The Charlton House Concerts bring together music lovers and aspiring young artists. With the enthusiastic support of Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust management and a loyal and generous audience we present a continuing programme of wonderful concerts, inspiring competitions and creative sponsorship.



April 7

Hawksmoor Wind Ensemble
Stephen Maw conductor
Grieg – Wedding at Trolhagan
Arensky – Variations on Legend (Christ in his garden by Tchaikovsky)
Tchaikovsky - Serenade
(all arrangements by Geoffrey Emerson)

April 14

Good Friday - House closed

April 21

Royal Academy of Music presents
Ondine String Quartet
Chieko Arai & Mari Wakasugi violins
Maite Colas Blanco viola
Daryl Giuliano cello
Haydn - Quartet Op.20 No.3 in G minor
Kodály - Quartet No.2 Op.10 Beethoven - Quartet Op.74 No.10

April 28

Royal Academy of Music presents
Alexei Watkins French horn
Alex Woolf piano
Messiaen - Appel Interstellaire
Alex Woolf - New Commission (Premiere)
Britten Canticle No.3
Vinter - Hunter's Moon

May 5

Orlando Shamlou piano
Bach - Partita No.5 in G major, BWV 829
Bach - French Overture, BWV 831 Holland 

May 12

Royal Greenwich Brass Band
Stephen Maw conductor
Paul Lovat-Cooper – Horizons
Dean Goffin – Light of the World
Philip Sparke – The Year of the Dragon
Dean Goffin – Symphony of Thankgiving

May 19

Royal Academy of Music presents
Academy Horn Ensemble
Rossini arr. John Humphries - Barber of Seville Overture
Joseph Landers - Nocturne in Blue & Green
Mendelssohn arr. Barack Schmool Nocturne and Wedding March from Midsummer Night's Dream
Chance - Requiescite Alternis
Chance - Vinyl Grooves
Chabrier arr. R. Payne - España

May 26

Royal College of Music presents
Bryony Gibson-Cornish viola
Gamal Khamis piano
Prokofiev - Selections from Romeo & Juliet
Schumann – Märchenbilder

Jun 2

Guildhall School of Music & Drama presents
Katherine Clarke viola
Jennifer Carter piano
Rebecca Clarke - Sonata
Libby Larsen - Sonata

Jun 9

Royal Academy of Music presents
Asagi Nakata piano
Liszt - Années de pèlerinage II, S.161 Sposalizio
Liszt - Valse de bravoure 
Schubert/Liszt - Erlkonig
Liszt - 3 Sonetto 47, 104,123 del Petrarca
Liszt - Aprés une lecture du Dante II, fantasia quasi sonata 

Jun 16

Lucia Veintimilla violin Kathy Chow piano
Mozart - Sonata No. 21 in E minor, K.304
Grieg - Sonata No. 2 in G major, Op.13
Prokofiev - Sonata No. 1 Op.80

Jun 23

CHCS Solo Brass Competition 2017
Winner’s Concert
Sam Taber & friends

Jun 30

There will be no concert today due to filming. 

Forthcoming Events

July 7 - Royal Greenwich Brass Band
July 14 - Wagner Moreira Nascimento
Souza tenor
Michael Roshan Pandya piano
July 21 - Sacha Rattle clarinet
Zeynep Özsuca Rattle piano
July 28 - Clare Deniz cello
Alan Brown piano 

Recordings of performances at Charlton House:

A recording of Teo Gheorghiu playing Schumann Kinderszenen on piano in June 2016 at Charlton House. 


For those who are interested in performing in one of our Lunchtime Concerts please contact office@rght.org.uk with a short biography

Opening times

Every Friday 1pm – 2pm



We suggest a minimum donation of £2

Charlton House Concerts are made possible by your generous donations.