Oxford Coffee Concerts

The Oxford Coffee Concerts began in 1986 and have since established themselves as one of the most successful chamber music series in the country. The concerts are held nearly every Sunday morning throughout the year in the stunning setting of the Holywell Music Room, with performances by the best musicians and ensembles from this country and abroad.

The Oxford Coffee Concerts have been described by The Independent as one of the top ten things to do in Oxford, and they are recognised as one of the most successful chamber music series in the country.


£12 adults, £11 full time students, senior citizens and under 16s
Free admission to children ages 5 -10 accompanied by an adult (under 5s not permitted entry)

Season tickets are also available: £135 adults, £120 concessions

For information on how to be a Patron please phone 07711 606996 or download this form

Tickets are available on the door        

Advance booking available on 01865 305305 or on the Oxford Playhouse Box Office website: www.ticketsoxford.com


All Oxford Coffee Concerts start at 11.15am

Coffee served at:    The Vaults and Garden Café from 9.00am

SPRING AND SUMMER PROGRAMME  from 12 April – 28 June

12 April 2015

Taranaki Piano Trio

Robert Thompson – piano
Benjamin Baker – violin
Steffan Morris – cello

Beethoven Piano Trio op.1 no.1
Brahms Piano Trio in B major op.8

19 April 2015


Zeilinski String Quartet

Purcell Fantasias
Beethoven String Quartet op.59 no.3 (Razumovsky)

26 April 2015

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Ben Baker – violin
Petr Limonov – piano

Chausson: Poème
Lilburn: Sonata (1950)
Gareth Farr: Wakatipu

 3 May 2015

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Robert Thompson – piano

Mozart Fantasy in D minor
Schumann Arabesque
Schubert Piano Sonata in B flat

10 May 2015


Adderbury Ensemble
Directed by David Lepage

Mozart String Quintet in C minor
Brahms Sextet no.2 in G major

17 May 2015


Petr Liminov

Bach: Partita no. 4
Schubert: 4 Impromptus op. 90
Scriabin: Sonata no. 4

24 May 2015


Carducci String Quartet

Shostakovich String Quartet no.7
Beethoven String Quartet op.18 no.4
Shostakovich String Quartet no.13

31 May 2015

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Trio Isimsiz

Beethoven Piano Trio in C minor
Korngold Piano Trio in D, Op.1

7 June 2015


Cavaleri String Quartet

Haydn Quartet no. 57 in C Major, op. 74, no. 1, Hob.III:72
Janácek Quartet no.2, Intimate Letters

14 June 2015

David le Page

David le Page

Adderbury Ensemble
Directed by David Lepage

Strauss Intermezzo
Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht

21 June 2015


Heath String Quartet

Haydn String Quartet op.72 no.1
Tchaikovsky String Quartet no.1

28 June 2015

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Omri Epstein– piano
Daniel Palmizio – viola

Schubert    Arpeggione
Takemitsu  A Bird Came Down the Walk
Brahms F minor Op.120 no.1


Coffee served at:    The Vaults and Garden Café from 9.00am