St Davids Hall Cardiff
  • St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
  • Viva La Drag!
  • Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Karl Jenkins' 70th Birthday
  • The Sixteen
  • Paul Hollywood
  • The Music of John Barry
  • Handel Messiah
  • An Evening with Noel Fielding
  • Four Last Songs with Søndergård
  • Sing-A-Long-A Frozen
  • John Wilson and The John Wilson Orchestra
  • Alison Balsom
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Swan Lake
  • Omid Djalili
Just Kidding Ballet Orchestral Concert Series Lunchtime Concerts Comedy Orchestra in Residence Roots Volunteer

October 2014

1 October 2014
2 October 2014
3 October 2014

03 October 2014

Four Last Songs with Søndergård

7:30 PM

Sibelius’s Second Symphony, one of his most fiercely nationalistic works, is the highlight of Principal Conductor Thomas Søndergård’s first concert of the season. It’s paired with B Tommy Andersson’s The Garden of Delights..

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4 October 2014

04 October 2014

Debbie Chapman Dancers present DANSATION X1

7:30 PM

Due to overwhelming demand; The Debbie Chapman Dancers, as seen on “Britain’s Got Talent” and Sky’s “Got To Dance" return to St. David’s Hall with Dansation XI..

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5 October 2014

05 October 2014

Alison Balsom

7:30 PM

Alison Balsom: From Baroque to Broadway Further to a hugely successful 2013, during which The Times declared her as "an astonishing virtuosa", multi-award-winning trumpet player Alison Balsom will be performing her first solo show throughout the UK.

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6 October 2014
7 October 2014

07 October 2014

Jeremy Huw Williams and Nigel Foster

1:00 PM

Today’s concert includes the first performance of Cecilia McDowall’s If I touched the earth which is in celebration of the Dylan Thomas Centenary in October 2014. The composer has chosen three poems to form a contrasting trilogy: Here is the Spring, Clown in the Moon, and Being But Men..

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John Illsley & His Band CANCELLED

7:30 PM

John Illsley & His Band : A brand new album Testing The Water and the music of Dire Straits...

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8 October 2014

08 October 2014

Gutterfly Tribe

7:30 PM

Lefel 1 By Louise Osborn with songs by James Williams

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Mavron Quartet

9:45 PM

Lefel 1 Enjoy a short 30 minute concert by St David’s Hall’s String quartet in residence: The Mavron Quartet who will play Shostakovich String Quartet No.3 30’..

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Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra

7:30 PM

Melody lies at the heart of Russian music. Whether they are the soulful themes of Tchaikovsky or the bright rhythmic tunes of Prokofiev, the Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra bring a genuine authenticity to this music..

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9 October 2014

09 October 2014

Gutterfly Tribe

7:30 PM

Lefel 1 By Louise Osborn with songs by James Williams

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Elaine Paige

7:30 PM

50th Anniversary Farewell Tour Actress, recording artists, producer and broadcaster, Elaine Paige, ' The First Lady of Musical Theatre' performs this concert as part of her farewell tour.

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10 October 2014

10 October 2014

Viva La Drag!

8:00 PM

Over 16s Fresh from its latest critically-acclaimed West End run. . . directed by Kylie Minogue’s creative director. . . songs especially composed by Boy George. . . as featured on London Live TV. . . it’s the stage show sensation everyone’s talking about..

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Educating Ronnie

7:00 PM

Lefel 1 Created by Joe Douglas and Gareth Nicholls, produced by macrobert and Utter. In 2002, Joe went on a gap year trip to Uganda, to visit an aunt who was working for a charity. Amidst the six week blur of safaris, white-water rafting and orphanages, Joe made friends with Ronnie...

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11 October 2014

11 October 2014

Peter Andre

7:30 PM

In his first major UK tour in two years, Peter Andre performs all his hits including Mysterious Girl and Behind Closed Doors plus songs from his previous studio albums Revelation, Accelerate and Angels and Demons..

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Everyman Youth Theatre -Impro Night

7:00 PM

Lefel 1 Members of Everyman Youth Theatre are tested and challenged to make drama, comedy and solve puzzles using their Improvisational acting skills.

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12 October 2014
13 October 2014
14 October 2014

14 October 2014


8:00 PM

Ireland's No 1 instrumental traditional music legends, internationally acknowledged sd the finest traditional Irish instrumental band of recent times bring inventive arrangements and brass driven grooves which have steered Irish acoustic music into surprising new territory.

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Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay and Min-Jung Kym

1:00 PM

Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay and Min-Jung Kym started working together as a duo in 2009. They were brought together by a common love for mixing both popular repertoire with pieces that are not so familiar, along with the desire to play chamber music with a like-minded musician..

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15 October 2014

15 October 2014

Crazy for Gershwin

7:30 PM

Enjoy Broadway glamour and toe-tapping tunes in an all-Gershwin extravaganza.

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16 October 2014
17 October 2014
18 October 2014

18 October 2014

Contemporary Lunchtime Concert

1:00 PM

The Arcomis Ensemble A trio of players from The Arcomis Ensemble will perform a range of solo and small ensemble pieces including Steve Reich’s New York Counterpoint and other well-known pieces by twentieth-century composers, including John Adams..

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19 October 2014

19 October 2014

Dance Angels

3:00 PM

Featuring Britain’s Got Talent Semi Finalists, Dance Angels and BDO Street Dance Champions K-OSS Street Crew

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20 October 2014
21 October 2014

21 October 2014

Mei Yi Foo

1:00 PM

Mei Yi Foo, the winner of the 2013 BBC Music Magazine Newcomer Award for her album Musical Toys and the winner of the Maria Callas Grand Prix ’08 in Athens is a pianist who continues to captivate audiences around the world..

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22 October 2014

22 October 2014

The Legendary John Mayall

7:30 PM

Blues legend John Mayall returns for his 80th anniversary tour with special guest King King in an explosive blues bill. Sporting the formidable title Godfather of British Blues and an OBE, John Mayall is regarded by many as blues’ most influential artist. John is joined by King King..

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23 October 2014

23 October 2014

An Evening of Burlesque

8:00 PM

Come and enjoy Britain’s biggest burlesque extravaganza – we dare you! Arriving direct from London’s West End, a fresh cast of burlesque all-stars are unveiled for 2014. It’s flushed with success..

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24 October 2014

24 October 2014

Cardiff Philharmonic Orchestra- Organ Symphony

7:30 PM

Cardiff Philharmonic Orchestra opens its new season in spectacular style with a concert featuring the magnificent sound of the great St David’s Hall organ in Saint Saëns’ hugely popular Organ Symphony, the most famous work written for organ and large orchestra. We welcome Jeffrey Howard as our soloist..

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25 October 2014

25 October 2014

Dave Gorman

8:00 PM

The wonderfully innovative comedy mind behind Modern Life Is Goodish (Dave TV), Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure is back with a brand new live show that promises more of his unique blend of stand-up comedy and visual story-telling.

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26 October 2014

26 October 2014

Halloween Spooktacular

3:00 PM

Back by popular demand; our Halloween Spooktacular offers tricks and treats for all the family. Join us for an afternoon full of some of the spookiest music ever written by composers including Saint-Saëns, Dukas, Grieg and John Williams..

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27 October 2014
28 October 2014

28 October 2014

Capital City Jazz Orchestra

8:00 PM

Jeff Hooper The Capital City Jazz Orchestra return to St David's Hall as part of the Jazz on the Level series with Jeff Hooper, one of the most talented and best-liked singers on the European music scene..

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Sing-A-Long-A Frozen

11am & 3pm Sing-a-long-a-Frozen is a fun-packed, interactive celebration of the comedy-adventure Disney movie Frozen that has wowed children and adults alike throughout the country. Who doesn’t know the words to ‘Let it Go’? Well if you don’t, the words are there on the screen for you to join in..

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29 October 2014

29 October 2014

Sixties Gold

7:30 PM

Featuring record breaking Merseybeat band The Pacemakers. The first act to reach No. 1 and the first act ever to top the charts with their first three singles..

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30 October 2014

30 October 2014

Steve Hackett - Genesis Extended

7:30 PM

Legendary guitarist Steve Hackett has announced his Genesis Extended Tour, featuring a selection of classics to include some of the gems he had to sacrifice on the Award winning Genesis Revisited live shows..

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31 October 2014

31 October 2014

Welsh National Opera Orchestra

7:30 PM

Three great works of elemental struggle. Beethoven’s heroic Fifth Symphony, ending in a blaze of joyous light, is heard alongside one of his final defiant works, the mighty Grosse Fuge..

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10am - 5pm when there is no performance

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Bank Holiday

Saturday 23 August 10am - 5pm




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Ticket Service Charge
For most shows* on sale after 20 February 2014 there will be a Ticket Service Charge (TSC) of £2.95 per transaction where applicable. This will replace the current booking and transaction fees.



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