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We've got lots of great performances lined up for you this season, including free lunchtime concerts and paid events with the BBC Concert Orchestra and Young Musician of the Year finalist, Rob Burton. Come along to support and celebrate our talented students, staff and community members.

Upcoming concerts

Take a look at what we've got coming up!

Female student playing the flute

Free Lunchtime Concerts – Wednesdays

Take a break from work, study or shopping and enjoy one of our free lunchtime concerts. From vocal to instrumental, classical to folk and jazz, enjoy performances from our talented students in a relaxed setting.

Day: Wednesdays
Dates: 13 / 27 October, 24 November, 19 January, 2 / 16 / 30 March, 27 April, 11 / 25 May
Location: 
University Hall, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus
Time: 1 pm
Cost: free

Christmas Spectacular

Christmas Spectacular

Join the NTU Music ensembles as they perform a selection of uplifting Christmas favourites for everyone to enjoy. Featuring talented students, staff and members of the local community, this popular concert is the perfect way to celebrate the festive season, and the end of term, in style!

Date: Thursday 9 December 2021
Time: 7.30 pm
Location: 
Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus
Cost: £12 (£5 concessions)

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Big Band on stage.

NTU Big Band live gigs

Get your glad rags on for an evening at Metronome with NTU Music's award-winning Big Band. Join them for an energetic performance of everything from Miles Davis to Frank Sinatra.

Concert Band

An Evening of Animation

Love animated movies? Don't miss this relaxed and fun concert from NTU Music's Concert Band, Brass Band and Drumline. Join them on NTU's City Campus for an evening of tunes from some of the best animated film soundtracks.

Date: Thursday 3 March 2022
Time: 7.30 pm
Location: 
Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus
Cost: £10 (£5 concessions)

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BBC Young Musician 2018 finalist Rob Burton

Paul Carr's Stabat Mater and Saxophone Concerto

Our fabulous Chamber Choir and the English Pro Musica string orchestra return to the beautiful Southwell Minster – this time with BBC Young Musician 2018 finalist and woodwind category winner, saxophonist Rob Burton.

Date: Saturday 12 March 2022
Time: 7.30 pm
Location: 
Southwell Minster
Cost: £15 - £18 (£5 concessions)

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Two male students playing guitar

Battle of the Bands

Come along and witness bands from NTU and Confetti battling it out for some incredible prizes, in front of industry judges. At this free event you can get your hands on free pizza, drinks offers and crowd giveaways – oh, and Notts TV will be filming it too! Head to Metronome for a lively evening of rock, indie and alternative music.

Date: Tuesday 15 March 2022
Time: 7.30 pm
Location: 
Metronome
Cost: free

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The BBC Concert Orchestra playing on stage.

A Night at the Movies with the BBC Concert Orchestra

Let the BBC Concert Orchestra and NTU Choir transport you to Hollywood, with an evening of iconic music from the silver screen. Join us at Nottingham's Albert Hall for epic tunes from your favourite blockbusters.

Date: Saturday 30 April 2022
Time: 7.30 pm
Location: 
Albert Hall, Nottingham
Cost: £15 - £38 (£5 concessions)

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Girl playing cello in concert

Summer Celebration

Join the NTU Music ensembles at Nottingham’s Albert Hall for a refreshing mix of music on a summer’s afternoon. Enjoy performances from our Choir, Chamber Choir, Concert Band, Brass Band and more, as they perform a selection of music to celebrate the end of the academic year.

Date: Saturday 28 May 2022
Time: 3 pm
Location: 
Albert Hall, Nottingham
Cost: £12 (£5 concessions)

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