Sunday 1 July – Vasilis Xenopoulos

Vasilis Xenopoulos  is making a very welcome return to the OBS!
Sunday, 1st July, 2018 at 4 p.m.
Tea and cake from 3.30 p.m.
Vasilis Xenopoulos, “a tremendous asset to the UK jazz scene”, (Andy Boeckstaens, London Jazz News) and Paul Edis, ‘a significant new voice in British Jazz’, (Brian Morton, Jazz Journal) will perform music from the Great American Songbook alongside original compositions rooted in the straight ahead jazz and swing tradition.
Tickets available on the door priced at  £10 adult, £5 schoolchild
For more information call Simon on 01635 869 869 or email

Sunday 6 May – Matt Lowe Cello Recital

Matt Lowe – Cello Recital 
Old Bluecoat School, Thatcham RG18 4JT
Sunday, 6th May, 2018 4 p.m.
Matt Lowe, Cello, is Director of Music at Bradfield College having led a busy and diverse musical life performing as a soloist, chamber musician and teacher.  He has performed with many national orchestras and taught at prestigious international cello courses.  He will be performing works by Martinu, Mendelssohn and Popper.
Matt will be accompanied by John Paul Elkins, who is a multi-award winning piano soloist and who has performed all around Europe.  Education and outreach work is enormously important to Joh Paul, who gives workshops and master classes as well as teaching at St. Paul’s School.
Tickets £10 adult, £5 schoolchild
Available from Picture It, 17 High Street, Thatcham RG19 3JG or on the door
Call Simon on 01635 869 869 or email