Canolfan UCHELDRE Centre

Canolfan UCHELDRE Centre

Courtyard beside the Ucheldre Kitchen
Courtyard beside the Ucheldre Kitchen
Canolfan UCHELDRE Centre
Centre for the performing and visual arts in Anglesey, North Wales

Diary — Music

The remarkable acoustic of the main hall of the Ucheldre Centre has made it one of the major music venues in North Wales. Concerts range from early music to modern jazz and pop music, and include operatic, chamber, choral, and solo performances.


Community

Weekly Classes and Groups


Weekly Classes and Groups Are Held at Ucheldre

for more information please see the News tab on this website


Drama PropsAnvil Weekly

PropsAnvil

Artistic Director and Props Principal Anne Jones

Props Theatre School and Anvil Productions

Currently producing up to five shows a year, and holding weekly classes, examinations and rehearsals at the Ucheldre

Props Theatre School

The education and training unit of PropsAnvil is for children and adults.  

Anvil Productions

As a leading theatre company Anvil nurtures fresh young talent introducing them to experienced professionals. Together they rediscover the classics and more to produce quality theatre of all kinds for audiences across the country.

click here to see the PropsAnvil website for futher information.
Music Jazz Club
Monday 20 August8pm

Jazz Club

The Ucheldre Jazz Club meets monthly on Mondays.

Non-members welcome


Free
Music This Event is Cancelled
Saturday 25 August7.30pm

Due to unforseen circumstances this event has had to be cancelled

Pinc Ffloyd


Music The Garden Consort
Sunday 26 August7.30pm

THE COVENT GARDEN CONSORT OPERA GALA

Covent Garden -West End - Broadway

A journey across the musical spectrum 

Verdi, Puccini, Mozart, Strauss, Bizet, Bernstein, Gershwin, Sullivan and Edith Piaf. 

Glenys Roberts (Soprano), Kate McCarney (Mezzo-Soprano),

George Owen (Tenor), John Morgan (Baritone), Roy Gregory (Pianist).

The Covent Garden Consort is an accomplished group of singers from the Royal Opera House,       Covent Garden and performed to great acclaim at venues across the UK and abroad.  

"They might have taken requests, so versatile and accessible were their talents.” The Observer 

“Here was singing of the highest quality.” BBC Radio   “Fizzing with promise they showed the qualities their Covent Garden credentials suggest.” The Croydon Advertiser

PATRON: SIR THOMAS ALLEN, CBE

£12, £10 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant
Community PROPS Summer Workshops
Monday 27 August10.30-4pm

PROPS Summer Workshops

          Artistic Director and Props Principal Anne Jones

Meeting daily for a week of fun workshops. 

For children aged 7 and over

                 preparing for a show to be staged on Friday 31 August 

An opportunity  to experience the excitement, creativity and enjoyment found through drama with the opportunity to make lasting friendships with others along the way.

PROPS Theatre School the education and training unit of PropsAnvil for children and adults.

click here to see the PropsAnvil website for further information.

£25 for the week or £6 per day
Community PROPS Summer Workshops
Tuesday 28 August10.30-4pm

PROPS Summer Workshops

          Artistic Director and Props Principal Anne Jones

Meeting daily for a week of fun workshops. 

For children aged 7 and over

                 preparing for a show to be staged on Friday 31 August 

An opportunity  to experience the excitement, creativity and enjoyment found through drama with the opportunity to make lasting friendships with others along the way.

PROPS Theatre School the education and training unit of PropsAnvil for children and adults.

click here to see the PropsAnvil website for further information.

£25 for the week or £6 per day
Community PROPS Summer Workshops
Wednesday 29 August10.30-4pm

PROPS Summer Workshops

          Artistic Director and Props Principal Anne Jones

Meeting daily for a week of fun workshops. 

For children aged 7 and over

                 preparing for a show to be staged on Friday 31 August. 

An opportunity  to experience the excitement, creativity and enjoyment found through drama with the opportunity to make lasting friendships with others along the way.

PROPS Theatre School the education and training unit of PropsAnvil for children and adults.

click here to see the PropsAnvil website for further information.

£25 for the week or £6 per day
Community PROPS Summer Workshops
Thursday 30 August10.30-4pm

PROPS Summer Workshops

          Artistic Director and Props Principal Anne Jones

Meeting daily for a week of fun workshops. 

For children aged 7 and over

                 preparing for a show to be staged on Friday 31 August 

An opportunity  to experience the excitement, creativity and enjoyment found through drama with the opportunity to make lasting friendships with others along the way.

PROPS Theatre School the education and training unit of PropsAnvil for children and adults.

click here to see the PropsAnvil website for further information.

£25 for the week or £6 per day
Community PROPS Summer Workshops
Friday 31 August10.30-4pm

PROPS Summer Workshops

          Artistic Director and Props Principal Anne Jones

Meeting daily for a week of fun workshops. 

For children aged 7 and over

                 preparing for a show to be staged on Friday 31 August. 

An opportunity  to experience the excitement, creativity and enjoyment found through drama with the opportunity to make lasting friendships with others along the way.

PROPS Theatre School the education and training unit of PropsAnvil for children and adults.

click here to see the PropsAnvil website for further information.

£25 for the week or £6 per day
Community PROPS Summer Show
Friday 31 August6pm

PROPS Summer Show

                                  August Allsorts

A production by PROPS Theatre at the culmination of their weeklong  summer workshops here at the Ucheldre Centre

PROPS Theatre School the education and training unit of PropsAnvil for children and adults.

click here to see the PropsAnvil website for further information.

£5, £4 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant
Music Voice Workshop
& Sharing
Saturday 1 September10am - 4pm

Voice Workshop


With Marian Bryfdir and Kiefer Jones

An opportunity to meet and work with two music professionals.

Whether you want to improve your singing voice or even find it. If you want to find those top notes or learn how to breath whilst singing. These monthly workshops are for you. 

All musical tastes are covered: classical, operatic arias, folk songs, pop and songs from the musicals. You would be joining a group of people with similar aims, and have the opportunity to have a private session with Marian or Kiefer.

Marian Bryfdir studied at the Royal Academy of Music and sang with the Glyndebourne Festival Opera and at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden before specialising in opera-in-education and voice teaching. Now based in North Wales, she arranges short intensive courses of vocal rehabilitation for individuals with vocal problems of all types and also gives short courses for young singing teachers.We are very pleased to host her workshops here at Ucheldre.

Kiefer Jones is classically trained and a solo performer. He has also sung with among others Boys Aloud.


6hrs
£12, £6 gostyngiadau a mufyrwyr/concessions & students
Music This event has been cancelled
Sunday 9 September

Magna Carta

Acoustic rock band Magna Carta led by Chris Simpson are coming to Ucheldre.

The line up is made up of:

Chris Simpson - vocals, guitar, mouthharp

Ken Nicol - the guitar and mandolin wizard from Steeleye Span

Wendy Ross - vocals and violin.

With 78 countries played down 49 years and 9,000,000 albums sold, we are thrilled to be hosting a band of such experience. Magna Carta’s musicians fit seamlessly together creating a richly interwoven sound. A wonderful mix of acoustic, folk rock, and prog. rock.  From the Royal Albert Hall, backed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, to Kathmandu, and the jungles of South America…The story is a rich one.

  Their albums include: Songs of Wasties Orchard, Lord of Ages, The Fields of Eden.

'Lord of the Ages,'..'one of the finest albums of its kind ever made’ ....[Rick Wakeman]

2hrs
*£15, £12 concessions/ gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant
Music Iwan Llewelyn-Jones:
Pianists Galore!
Pianyddion diri!
Sunday 16 September3pm

Pianists Galore!

Pianyddion Diri!

Join Iwan Llewelyn-Jones for a magical afternoon of music performed by some of Wales’ most talented young pianists

  Ymunwch â Iwan Llewelyn-Jones i fwynhau prynhawn o gerddoriaeth hudolus yn nwylo rhai o bianyddion ifanc talentog Cymru


£5, £4 concessions/gostyngiadau, £2 children/plant
Music Jazz Club
Monday 24 September8pm

Jazz Club

The Ucheldre Jazz Club meets monthly on Mondays.

Non-members welcome


Free
Music Welsh Chamber Orchestra
Friday 5 October7.30pm

Welsh Chamber Orchestra

Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Anthony Hose 

and baritone Jeremy Huw Williams bring the

Welsh Chamber Orchestra to Ucheldre.

With music from composers Mozart, Bach - Stokowski, Debussy, Hilary Tann, Morfydd Owen and Schubert the evening promises to be a delight.

click here to here to listen to Jeremy Huw Williams (Baritone with the WCO)
£12, £10 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant
Music Voice Workshop
Saturday 6 October10am - 4pm

Voice Workshop


With Marian Bryfdir and Kiefer Jones

An opportunity to meet and work with two music professionals.

Whether you want to improve your singing voice or even find it. If you want to find those top notes or learn how to breath whilst singing. These monthly workshops are for you. 

All musical tastes are covered: classical, operatic arias, folk songs, pop and songs from the musicals. You would be joining a group of people with similar aims, and have the opportunity to have a private session with Marian or Kiefer.

Marian Bryfdir studied at the Royal Academy of Music and sang with the Glyndebourne Festival Opera and at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden before specialising in opera-in-education and voice teaching. Now based in North Wales, she arranges short intensive courses of vocal rehabilitation for individuals with vocal problems of all types and also gives short courses for young singing teachers.We are very pleased to host her workshops here at Ucheldre.

Kiefer Jones is classically trained and a solo performer. He has also sung with among others Boys Aloud.


6hrs
£12, £6 gostyngiadau a mufyrwyr/concessions & students
Music Jazz Club
Monday 22 October8pm

Jazz Club

The Ucheldre Jazz Club meets monthly on Mondays.

Non-members welcome


Free
Community Cyngerdd Radio
Ysbyty Gwynedd Concert
Friday 26 October7.30pm

KEV BACH YN CYFLWYNO

KEV BACH PRESENTS

Bryn Fôn

Gwen Edwards

Tri Tenar

Moniars

Harmoneli


ticket price £10
Music Voice Workshop
Saturday 10 November10am - 4pm

Voice Workshop

                                          With Marian Bryfdir and Kiefer Jones

An opportunity to meet and work with two music professionals.

Whether you want to improve your singing voice or even find it. If you want to find those top notes or learn how to breath whilst singing. These monthly workshops are for you. 

All musical tastes are covered: classical, operatic arias, folk songs, pop and songs from the musicals. You would be joining a group of people with similar aims, and have the opportunity to have a private session with Marian or Kiefer.

Marian Bryfdir studied at the Royal Academy of Music and sang with the Glyndebourne Festival Opera and at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden before specialising in opera-in-education and voice teaching. Now based in North Wales, she arranges short intensive courses of vocal rehabilitation for individuals with vocal problems of all types and also gives short courses for young singing teachers.We are very pleased to host her workshops here at Ucheldre.

Kiefer Jones is classically trained and a solo performer. He has also sung with among others Boys Aloud.


6hrs
£12, £6 gostyngiadau a mufyrwyr/concessions & students

Music Jazz Club
Monday 19 November8pm

Jazz Club

The Ucheldre Jazz Club meets monthly on Mondays.

Non-members welcome


Free
Music Jazz Club
Monday 17 December8pm

Jazz Club

The Ucheldre Jazz Club meets monthly on Mondays.

Non-members welcome


Free
Music Voice Workshop
Saturday 19 January10am - 4pm

Voice Workshop

With Marian Bryfdir and Kiefer Jones

An opportunity to meet and work with two music professionals.

Whether you want to improve your singing voice or even find it. If you want to find those top notes or learn how to breath whilst singing. These monthly workshops are for you. 

All musical tastes are covered: classical, operatic arias, folk songs, pop and songs from the musicals. You would be joining a group of people with similar aims, and have the opportunity to have a private session with Marian or Kiefer.

Marian Bryfdir studied at the Royal Academy of Music and sang with the Glyndebourne Festival Opera and at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden before specialising in opera-in-education and voice teaching. Now based in North Wales, she arranges short intensive courses of vocal rehabilitation for individuals with vocal problems of all types and also gives short courses for young singing teachers.We are very pleased to host her workshops here at Ucheldre.

Kiefer Jones is classically trained and a solo performer. He has also sung with among others Boys Aloud.


6hrs
£12, £6 gostyngiadau a mufyrwyr/concessions & students
Music Voice Workshop
Saturday 30 Marach10am - 4pm

Voice Workshop


With Marian Bryfdir and Kiefer Jones

An opportunity to meet and work with two music professionals.

Whether you want to improve your singing voice or even find it. If you want to find those top notes or learn how to breath whilst singing. These monthly workshops are for you. 

All musical tastes are covered: classical, operatic arias, folk songs, pop and songs from the musicals. You would be joining a group of people with similar aims, and have the opportunity to have a private session with Marian or Kiefer.

Marian Bryfdir studied at the Royal Academy of Music and sang with the Glyndebourne Festival Opera and at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden before specialising in opera-in-education and voice teaching. Now based in North Wales, she arranges short intensive courses of vocal rehabilitation for individuals with vocal problems of all types and also gives short courses for young singing teachers.We are very pleased to host her workshops here at Ucheldre.

Kiefer Jones is classically trained and a solo performer. He has also sung with among others Boys Aloud.


6hrs
£12, £6 gostyngiadau a mufyrwyr/concessions & students

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