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 07518 479062, 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

20 September

Fournier Piano Trio

Schubert Sonatensatz in B Flat

Schubert Piano Trio no2 in E flat


27 September

Heath String Quartet

Beethoven String Quartet op 135

Bartok String Quartet no 5


4 October

Adderbury Ensemble

Julian Sperry flute, Jane Fenton cello
John Mills violin,Chris Windass viola

Mozart Flute Quartet in C major
Beethoven String Trio in C minor
Mozart Flute Quartet in D major

11 October

Savitri Grier violin and Richard Uttley piano

JS Bach: Partita no.1 in B minor BWV.1002
Brahms Violin Sonata no.1 in G op.78

18 October

Carducci String Quartet

with Chris Windass viola

Shostakovich String Quartet no.2
Mozart String Quintet in C major

25 October

Benjamin Baker violin and Daniel Lebhardt piano

Britten Suite op.6
Schubert arr Ernst; Der Erlkönig op.26
Elgar Violin Sonata in E minor op.82 (1918)

1 November

Fournier Piano Trio

Tchaikovsky Trio in A minor

8 November

Busch Ensemble

Haydn E major XV:27
H.W. Henze Kammersonate
Dvorak ‘Dumky’ Trio

15 November

Adderbury Ensemble
with Viv Mclean piano
directed by David Le Page

Beethoven String Quartet op.59 no.3
Beethoven Piano Concerto no.4 (chamber version)

22 November

Tippett String Quartet
with Emilie Capulet piano

Mozart Adagio & Fugue,
Haydn op.103
Dvorak Piano Quintet in A op.81

29 November
Piatti String Quartet

Schubert Quartetsatz
Turnage “Contusion”
Ravel String Quartet

6 December

Navarra String Quartet

Mozart String Quartet K80
Beethoven String Quartet op.131

13 December

Emperor String Quartet

Haydn String Quartet “Sunrise” op.76 no.4
Debussy String Quartet

20 December

Adderbury Ensemble Chamber Orchestra

Christmas Concert
Bach, Handel, Pachelbel, Corelli



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