Classical Music (88)

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21
AUG

MET Encore: Turandot

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 21st Aug

26
AUG

Last Night of the Hever Proms

Hever Festival Theatre

Sun 26th Aug

28
AUG

MET Encore: Il Trovatore

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 28th Aug

29
AUG

Carmen

Assembly Hall Theatre

Wed 29th Aug

Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a large live Orchestra with over 30 musicians, the Russian State Opera present Carmen.

30
AUG

Jonas Kauffman: Under The Stars

Hawkhurst

Thu 30th Aug

Join Jonas Kaufmann for this spectacular outdoor concert, captured live at Berlin’s iconic Waldbuhne amphitheatre. The star tenor will perform famous arias and timeless Italian songs from his bestselling album Dolce Vita, in what promises to be a magical night of music under the stars.

30
AUG

Jonas Kaufmann: Under The Stars

Odeon Cinema

Thu 30th Aug

Regarded as one of the world’s greatest tenors, Jonas Kaufmann has captivated audiences across the globe with his incredible voice.

Join him this summer for a spectacular outdoor concert, captured live at Berlin’s iconic Waldbuhne amphitheatre. The star tenor will perform famous arias and timeless Italian songs from his bestselling album Dolce Vita, in what promises to be a magical night of music under the stars.

30
AUG

Jonas Kaufmann: Under The Stars

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 30th Aug

Join Jonas Kaufmann for this spectacular outdoor concert, captured live at Berlin’s iconic Waldbuhne amphitheatre. The star tenor will perform famous arias and timeless Italian songs from his bestselling album Dolce Vita, in what promises to be a magical night of music under the stars.

1
SEP

William Bass (cello) & Masahiro Yamaguchi (p...

King Charles the Martyr

Sat 1st Sep

The Church of King Charles the Martyr is a noted venue for classical music concerts, particularly of chamber music, in the heart of Tunbridge Wells town.

13
SEP

La Boheme on Sydney Harbour

Hawkhurst

Thu 13th Sep

13
SEP

La Boheme from Sydney Harbour

Odeon Cinema

Thu 13th Sep

13
SEP

Opera Australia: La Boheme

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 13th Sep

16
SEP

Green and Pleasant Land: The Allan Bunney Co...

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Sun 16th Sep

This Autumn’s series focusses on these composers, starting with instrument works by Elgar, Warlock, Ireland, Britten and Tippett.

21
SEP
23
SEP

International Composers Festival

De La Warr Pavilion

Fri 21st Sep to Sun 23rd Sep

International Composers Festival is back at DLWP performing some of the world's most beautiful and exciting orchestral music written today. Six sublime concerts over three days.

21
SEP

Organ Recital: Music at Malling

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Fri 21st Sep

International organ soloist, Rupert Jeffcoat performs Debussy, Elgar, Faure, Bach and Weir on the magnificent organ of St.Augustine’s Chapel, Tonbridge School.

22
SEP

Ex Cathedra: In 40 Parts

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sat 22nd Sep

Ex Cathedra are one of Britain’s very best choirs according to the New York Times. They bring an epic programme with no fewer than four pieces written in 40 parts.

23
SEP

Tenebrae: Music at Malling

E M Forster Theatre / Tonbridge School

Sun 23rd Sep

One of the world’s leading choirs, under the direction of Nigel Short, perform a concert of music commemorating the First World War.

26
SEP

Marcus Andrews (piano) & Ruth Beedham (cello)

King Charles the Martyr

Wed 26th Sep

The Church of King Charles the Martyr is a noted venue for classical music concerts, particularly of chamber music, in the heart of Tunbridge Wells town.

5
OCT

Twilight Ensemble

King Charles the Martyr

Fri 5th Oct

Singers Sarah Dacey, Ciara Hendrick, Greg Tassell, James Oldfield and pianist Belinda Jones, plus guests, perform Brahms Liebeslieder and arrangements by Faure, Holst and Flanders and Swann, amongst others.

6
OCT

Tenors Unlimited

Trinity Theatre

Sat 6th Oct

6
OCT

Met Opera: Aida

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 6th Oct

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

7
OCT

RTWSO: Freddie Kempf (Piano)

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sun 7th Oct

Freddy Kempf has performed a number of times in Tunbridge Wells and we are delighted to have him back to play Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No 1.

9
OCT

Met Opera: Aida

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 9th Oct

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

20
OCT

Alex Metcalfe Piano Trio

King Charles the Martyr

Sat 20th Oct

Programme includes Shostakovich's second piano trio. Written in the midst of World War II, this work is an outpouring of grief for the death of his friend Ivan Sollertinsky and is the most heartfelt masterpiece of all of his chamber music.

20
OCT

Tenebrae Consort

Lamberhurst

Sat 20th Oct

The Lamberhurst Musical Festival.

20
OCT

Chineke! Chamber Ensemble

Tonbridge

Sat 20th Oct

Tonbridge Music Club bringing outstanding musicians to West Kent.

20
OCT

Met Opera: Samson et Dalila

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 20th Oct

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

27
OCT

Met Opera: Fanciulla del West

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 27th Oct

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

28
OCT

ROH: Die Walkure

Odeon Cinema

Sun 28th Oct

28
OCT

ROH: Die Walkure

Uckfield Picture House

Sun 28th Oct

30
OCT

ROH: Die Walkure

Trinity Theatre

Tue 30th Oct

30
OCT

Met Opera: Fanciulla del West

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 30th Oct

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

1
NOV

ROH: Die Walkure

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 1st Nov

10
NOV

Matchbox Opera: La Boheme

Burrswood

Sat 10th Nov

10
NOV

Met Opera: Marnie

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 10th Nov

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

11
NOV

RTWCS: In Memoriam

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sun 11th Nov

The Royal Tunbridge Wells Choral Society presents a programme of music to mark this very special Remembrance Sunday at the centenary of the end of World War 1. 

11
NOV

Faure Requiem

King Charles the Martyr

Sun 11th Nov

A devotional performance in place of the evening service to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War, with the King Charles Special Services Choir and the King Charles Singers.

13
NOV

Met Opera: Marnie

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 13th Nov

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

16
NOV

Emma Abbate and Julian Perkins

Lamberhurst

Fri 16th Nov

Emma and Julian have played together at a variety of venues around the UK, including the now closed Finchcocks Museum.

24
NOV

Tonbridge Philharmonic: Britten: War Requiem

Tonbridge

Sat 24th Nov

Formed in 1946, the Tonbridge Philharmonic Society is a vibrant part of musical life in the West Kent area.

1
DEC

Ruth Wall: The Three Harps of Christmas

Tonbridge

Sat 1st Dec

Tonbridge Music Club bringing outstanding musicians to West Kent.

2
DEC

RTWSO: Nicola Benedetti

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sun 2nd Dec

It's a welcome back as Nicola Benedetti performs Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No 2 in this concert. She is now an internationally acclaimed soloist and we are privileged to have her to play again with the RTWSO

8
DEC

Handel’s Messiah

King Charles the Martyr

Sat 8th Dec

Four world-class soloists, with the Decimus Ensemble and the orchestra of Devine Music – principal players of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, The Academy of Ancient Music and others, directed by Steven Devine. This Christmas performance aims to capture the raw spirit and energy of Handel’s original conception by using forces similar to those he envisaged.

15
DEC

Tonbridge Philharmonic: Family Carols

Tonbridge

Sat 15th Dec

Formed in 1946, the Tonbridge Philharmonic Society is a vibrant part of musical life in the West Kent area.

15
DEC

Met Opera: La Traviata

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 15th Dec

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

16
DEC

Clare College, Cambridge – Carols by Candl...

Lamberhurst

Sun 16th Dec

The Lamberhurst Musical Festival.

18
DEC

Met Opera: La Traviata

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 18th Dec

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

12
JAN

Met Opera: Adriana Lecouvreur

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 12th Jan

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

13
JAN

Vivaldi and Piazzolla - The 8 Seasons

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sun 13th Jan

Baroque meets sizzling tango in the enticing programme of works spirited by 200 years and two continents.

15
JAN

Met Opera: Adriana Lecouvreur

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 15th Jan

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

22
JAN

ROH: Queen of Spades

Hawkhurst

Tue 22nd Jan

22
JAN

ROH: The Queen Of Spades

Odeon Cinema

Tue 22nd Jan

22
JAN

ROH: The Queen Of Spades

Trinity Theatre

Tue 22nd Jan

22
JAN

ROH: The Queen Of Spades

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 22nd Jan

24
JAN

ROH: The Queen Of Spades

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 24th Jan

27
JAN

A Celebration of Dvořák

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sun 27th Jan

Join Kenneth Woods and the English Symphony Orchesra for the celebration of the greatest of all Czech composers with today's distinguished Czech violin virtuoso, Pavel Šporcl.

30
JAN

ROH: La Traviata

Hawkhurst

Wed 30th Jan

30
JAN

ROH: La Traviata

Odeon Cinema

Wed 30th Jan

30
JAN

ROH: La Traviata

Trinity Theatre

Wed 30th Jan

30
JAN
31
JAN

ROH: La Traviata

Uckfield Picture House

Wed 30th Jan to Thu 31st Jan

2
FEB

Met Opera: Carmen

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 2nd Feb

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

3
FEB

RTWSO: Aleksandar Djermanović

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sun 3rd Feb

Pianist Aleksandar Djermanović returns to play Brahms’s mighty Piano Concerto No 1 under the baton of Neil Thomson.

5
FEB

Met Opera: Carmen

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 5th Feb

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

9
FEB

Septura Brass Ensemble

Tonbridge

Sat 9th Feb

Tonbridge Music Club bringing outstanding musicians to West Kent.

16
FEB

Tonbridge Philharmonic: Orchestral Concert -...

Tonbridge

Sat 16th Feb

Formed in 1946, the Tonbridge Philharmonic Society is a vibrant part of musical life in the West Kent area.

2
MAR

Met Opera: La Fille du Regiment

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 2nd Mar

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

3
MAR

RTWSO: Katherine Lacy

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sun 3rd Mar

Katherine Lacy joins the RTWSO for the first time as soloist in Malcolm Arnold’s Clarinet Concerto No 2.

5
MAR

Met Opera: La Fille du Regiment

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 5th Mar

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

16
MAR

Maxwell String Quartet

Tonbridge

Sat 16th Mar

Tonbridge Music Club bringing outstanding musicians to West Kent.

30
MAR

Tonbridge Philharmonic: Choral Concert - Brahms

Tonbridge

Sat 30th Mar

Formed in 1946, the Tonbridge Philharmonic Society is a vibrant part of musical life in the West Kent area.

30
MAR

Met Opera: Die Walkure

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 30th Mar

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

2
APR

ROH: La Forza Del Destino

Hawkhurst

Tue 2nd Apr

2
APR

ROH: La Forza Del Destino

Odeon Cinema

Tue 2nd Apr

2
APR

ROH: La Forza Del Destino

Trinity Theatre

Tue 2nd Apr

2
APR

ROH: La Forza Del Destino

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 2nd Apr

2
APR

Met Opera: Die Walkure

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 2nd Apr

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

4
APR

ROH: La Forza Del Destino

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 4th Apr

7
APR

RTWSO: Hooray For Hollywood

Assembly Hall Theatre

Sun 7th Apr

The final RTWSO concert this season is a celebration of the wonderful scores (many awardwinning) that Hollywood composers have written for some of our most popular films.

30
APR

ROH: Faust

Odeon Cinema

Tue 30th Apr

30
APR

ROH: Faust

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 30th Apr

2
MAY

ROH: Faust

Uckfield Picture House

Thu 2nd May

4
MAY

Tasmin Little, Andrey Gugnin

Tonbridge

Sat 4th May

Tonbridge Music Club bringing outstanding musicians to West Kent.

5
MAY

ROH: Faust

Trinity Theatre

Sun 5th May

11
MAY

Met Opera: Dialogues des Carmelites

Uckfield Picture House

Sat 11th May

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

14
MAY

Met Opera: Dialogues des Carmelites

Uckfield Picture House

Tue 14th May

The Metropolitan Opera brings world class opera live from New York.

18
MAY

Tonbridge Philharmonic: Orchestral Concert

Tonbridge

Sat 18th May

Formed in 1946, the Tonbridge Philharmonic Society is a vibrant part of musical life in the West Kent area.

30
MAY

ROH: Faust

Hawkhurst

Thu 30th May

6
JUL

Tonbridge Philharmonic: Summer Concert

Tonbridge

Sat 6th Jul

Formed in 1946, the Tonbridge Philharmonic Society is a vibrant part of musical life in the West Kent area.

15
NOV

Sheku Kanneh-Mason

Lamberhurst

Fri 15th Nov

Sheku won the BBC Young Musician of the year in 2016 and since then his career has grown and grown.

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75 events

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28 events

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27 events

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15 events

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We all love free music! But there is a substantial cost to putting on an event on the scale of Local and Live.

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Tunbridge Wells
Today | Tomorrow
Today (Sunday)
The information for this list comes from a 3rd party source (Cinelist), we recommend you check with Odeon Cinema for confirmation of films and times.
Top Venues

Trinity Theatre

103 events

Assembly Hall Theatre

75 events

Odeon Cinema

28 events

The Forum

27 events

The Pantiles

15 events

See all 57 venues...

Contact Us
Tunbridge Wells Events is an independently run listings site, we gather our data and images from a wide range of public and private sources. Inevitably details change from time to time and we're not told, so we recommend you check with the venue or organiser before travelling to an event!