Philip Dale trombone
Adrian Bending timpani
Orchestra of the Age of
Enlightenment Experience
Brass Players

Exceptional young players from the OAE’s Experience scheme highlight some of the most captivating repertoire for brass ensemble using period instruments. Directed by leading players in their fields – David Blackadder, Philip Dale and Adrian Bending (OAE Principal Trumpet, Trombone and Timpani) – the band will showcase music from around Europe and describe how their instruments have developed into their modern descendants that you see today. 

Join us for a post-concert Lunch Club

Enjoy a post-concert Lunch Club for £18. Book your place along with your concert ticket, click Book Now above or phone our Box Office.

1pm concert, 2pm post-concert lunch


Chicken, green olive and preserved lemon tagine with giant herb and almond cous cous 
Butternut, chickpea and apricot tagine with giant herb and almond cous cous

Poached pear with frangipane crumble and vanilla custard