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Friday, November 20, 2015

If I’d travelled back in time to tell my adolescent self that I would one day end up interviewing the flame-haired songstress whose features adorned my bedroom wall then I doubt very much he would have believed me.

John Gibbons

A rare opportunity to hear a classic work performed by young professionals of the first rank is on offer from St Albans Chamber Choir next Saturday, November 28.

Galliard Ensemble

One of Britain’s leading chamber groups, the Galliard Wind Ensemble, are performing for Radlett Music Club next Tuesday, November 24.


Sax giant Simon Spillett returns to Herts Jazz Club this Sunday, November 22.

Bine Bryndorf

A celebrity organ recital by Bine Bryndorf can be heard at St Albans Cathedral next Saturday, November 21.


Formerly Baby Godzilla, the band now known as HECK will be playing The Horn in St Albans next Wednesday, November 11.

New Orleans jazz legend Leroy Jones will be appearing at The Alban Arena in St Albans [Picture: Katja Toivola]

For all the hype that has surrounded Leroy Jones’s return to the UK, he is surprisingly humble.

The Master, Natasha Bizarra the Cyberman, Eastenders star Derek Martin, a Darlek, Doctor Who star Sophie Aldred, Shaun Levy and Lord President Nigel Ludbrook with children from St Luke's Special School receiving a cheque from Chelsea Lodge to keep the Eisteddfod going at the Radlett Centre

Children at nine special needs schools came together to perform on stage at an Eisteddfod at the Radlett Centre last week.

Trailer Trash Orchestra

A special benefit evening to raise money for St Albans for Refugees is being held tonight (29) at The Farmer’s Boy in London Road, St Albans.

Theatre organ maestro plays

Thursday, October 29, 2015
Robert Wolfe

One of the world’s leading organists, Robert Wolfe, is playing at St Albans Organ Theatre next Saturday, November 7.

John Suchet

When it comes to Beethoven, the man and his music, Classic FM presenter and television newscaster John Suchet’s encyclopaedic knowledge is unbeatable.

Enrico Tomasso

Performing the music of Clark Terry and Bob Brookmeyer, the Enrico Tomasso & Roy Williams Quintet plays Herts Jazz Club this Sunday, November 1.

David Temple with Hertfordshire Chorus

A chance to sing Mozart’s Requiem accompanied by a professional orchestra and soloists is on offer from Hertfordshire Chorus.


Former Steeleye Span fiddle player Peter Knight brings his trio Gigspanner to the Trestle Arts Base in St Albans next Saturday, November 7.

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