On 11th May at 19:30 Ellie Blackshaw (violin) and David Elwin (piano) will be playing ‘Cortège?’ by John Hawkins in a concert which also includes Beethoven, Rebecca Clarke and Frank Bridge. The concert is at St. Michael and All Angels Church, Victoria Road, Brighton BN1 3FU,
 

On Saturday 8th June at 18:00 at St. Mary’s Church, 61 St. James’s Street, Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1PR Ivana Peranic and Jon Rattenbury perform duos and solo works for cello and guitar, including music by NMB members Patrick Harrex and Phil Baker. Other  pieces include works by Henry Eccles, de Falla and Villa-Lobos.

On Sunday 16th June at 18:00 at Hamsey Church, Hamsey, Lewes BN8 5TB, a quartet from Musicians of All Saints will perform ‘Meditations on Gibbons’ 20th Fantasia’ by Guy Richardson, plus quartets by Haydn and Frank Bridge.

 
An NMB concert, for solo and duo guitars, will be at the Friends Meeting House, Ship St., Brighton on Saturday 22 June 2019 at 3pm. The guitarists will be Jon Rattenbury and Brian Ashworth. The programme includes pieces by NMB members Phil Baker, Patrick Harrex, Guy Richardson, Peter Copley, John Hawkins and Barry Mills
 
On April 5th 2019 a concert – in collaboration with Music and Wine at St Luke’s – was given by Ivana Peranic (‘cello) and Rachel Fryer (piano) which included pieces for solo ‘cello by Phil Baker, Jonathan Clark, Patrick Harrex and John Hawkins followed by the Shostakovich Sonata for ‘Cello and Piano.

Our events for 2018 started with a concert given by The Duruflé Trio, flute, viola and piano, on June 17th at St Luke’s Church, Queen’s Park Road, Brighton. Several pieces by NMB composers were included in their programme.

The second event was a memorial concert for Malcolm Lipkin, one of our original members, who died in 2017. This took place on October 6th at St Anne’s Church, Lewes. Musicians within NMB performed a selection of Malcolm’s works.

Our third event was Ellie Backshaw Violin & Viola & Ric Graebner Piano playing NMB music at the Friends Meeting House on
October 30th 

Our fourth event was a collaboration with CoMA (Contemporary Music for All) Sussex, an ensemble which includes musicians with a wide variety of abilities and who perform works using flexible instrumental and/or vocal line-ups.

We were also in collaboration with the experimental clarinetist Luca Luciano to develop a project combining clarinet ( using extended techniques), dance, lighting and electronics.