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Four Seasons by Candlelight is a programme of 18th century classics played by in a candle-lit setting with the Mozart Festival Orchestra in 18th century costume.

Alison Balsom

She may have been acclaimed as the best international trumpet soloist of her generation, but Alison Balsom is just an ordinary gal at heart.

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Saffron Walden Symphony Orchestra

One of the most haunting and evocative pieces of music ever written, Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No 2, used as the score for David Lean’s film Brief Encounter, based on the Noel Coward play Still Life, will be part of the programme played by Saffron Walden Symphony Orchestra at Saffron Hall on Sunday November 29.


A founding member of Madness, the charismatic Lee Thompson will be at Saffron Walden Town Hall in December with the band The Silencerz.

The Proclaimers play Cambridge

Thursday, October 22, 2015
The Proclaimers

The Proclaimers will be at Cambridge Corn Exchange on Wednesday, November 4. Many people will want to walk 500 Miles to hear them.

Military Concert

The Band of the Queens Division supported by the Wimbish Station Military Wives Choir present a concert to mark the 75th anniversary of Royal Engineers Bomb Disposal.

Winter and Eden

Singer-songwriter Cara Winter will be in concert with a string quartet and full band at the Holy Trinity Church, Littlebury, on Sunday October 11.

Sam Smith to sing new Bond theme

Saturday, September 12, 2015
Sam Smith announces on Twitter he will sing Bond theme

Singer Sam Smith, whose singing teacher, Joanna Eden is celebrated in Saffron Walden, will perform the theme song for the upcoming Bond movie Spectre.

East Anglia Chamber Orchestra

The East Anglia Chamber Orchestra will be at Saffron Hall on Saturday, September 26, playing Beethoven’s Symphony No 5, as well as pieces by Ravel and Gyorgy Ligeti.

Soul Legends

Billed as the ‘feel good show of the year’, the brand-new smash-hit, Soul Legends is at The Rhodes Theatre on October 3.

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