Department of Music

Lunchtime concerts

The student-run societies Mussoc and Blowsoc present a lively series of free lunchtime concerts, which are open to everyone.


  • 1.15–2pm, Tuesdays and Fridays during term-time


  • Djanogly Recital Hall, Department of Music.
Lunchtime concerts
Lunchtime concerts are performed by Mussoc and Blowsoc ensembles

For details of individual ensembles visit the Mussoc or Blowsoc websites:




Autumn 2018
Tuesday 2 October  Blowsoc Committees
Friday 5 October  Soloists' Platform
Tuesday 9 October  Mussoc Committees
Friday 12 October  UoN Jazz Staff
Tuesday 16 October Soloists' Platform
Friday 19 October Freshers' Platform
Tuesday 23 October Guest Societies
Friday 26 October Double Reeds and Flutes
Tuesday 30 October Barbershop and Coro Sorelle 
Friday 2 November Percussion
Tuesday 6 November Clarinets
Friday 9 November Viva Voce
Tuesday 13 November Brass Band             
Friday 16 November Concert Band     
Tuesday 20 November Moonlighters Big Band
Friday 23 November Collegium Musicum
Tuesday 27 November  Mussoc Jazz
Friday 30 November  String Orchestra 
Tuesday 4 December  Double Reeds and Flutes
Friday 7 December  Barbershop and Coro Sorelle
Tuesday 11 December Saxophones
Friday 14 December  Chamber Music Programme 
Spring 2017
Tuesday 31 January Soloist Recitals
Friday 3 February Jazz Trio   
Tuesday 7 February Ensemble Recitals    
Friday 10 February Opera Nova
Tuesday 14 February Double Reeds and Flute Ensemble
Friday 17 February Contempo      
Tuesday 21 February World Fusion 
Friday 24 February Saxophone Ensemble
Tuesday 28 February Brass Band    
Friday 3 March Flute Ensemble and Double Reeds
Tuesday 7 March Collegium Musicum 
Friday 10 March Viva Voce
Tuesday 14 March Barbershop                 
Friday 17 March Moonlighters        
Tuesday 21 March Coro Sorelle            
Friday 24 March Concert Band
Tuesday 28 March Blueshift
Friday 31 March Clarinet Ensemble
Tuesday 4 April String Orchestra
Friday 7 April Percussion Ensemble
Autumn 2016
Tuesday 4 October Music Lecturers
Friday 7 October Mussoc Committee
Tuesday 11 October Blowsoc Committee
Friday 14 October Music Freshers
Tuesday 18 October Brass Quartet
Friday 21 October Brass Band
Tuesday 25 October World Fusion and Two Busketeers
Friday 28 October Saxophone Ensemble
Tuesday 1 November Coro Sorelle
Friday 4 November Flute Ensemble and Double Reeds
Tuesday 8 November Contempo
Friday 11 November Viva Voce
Tuesday 15 November Clarinet Ensemble
Friday 18 November Double Reeds and Flute Ensemble
Tuesday 22 November Blueshift
Friday 25 November Concert Band
Tuesday 29 November Opera Nova and World Fusion
Friday 2 December Moonlighters
Tuesday 6 December String Orchestra
Friday 9 December Popsemble
Tuesday 13 December Barbershop
Friday 16 December Percussion Ensemble
Spring 2016
Tuesday 26 January Momentum - established saxophone quartet
Friday 29 January Phil Cellos
Tuesday 2 February Highlights from Ensemble Performance
Friday 5 February Zhu Hong – Chinese Piano Music Recital
Tuesday 9 February Gilbert and Sullivan
Friday 12 February Flute Ensemble
Tuesday 16 February Moonlighters – big band performing a range of jazz tunes and ballads
Friday 19 February Clarinet Ensemble
Tuesday 23 February Opera Nova – choir focusing on operatic works
Friday 26 February Brass Band
Tuesday 1 March Blueshift – small jazz ensemble
Friday 4 March Concert Band – Blowsoc's biggest ensemble tackles memorable classics
Tuesday 8 March Coro Sorelle – women's choir
Friday 11 March Barbershop Ensemble and The Three Busketeers
Tuesday 15 March Saxophone Ensemble
Friday 18 March String Orchestra – classic and contemporary repertoire from chamber string ensemble
Tuesday 19 April Collegium Musicum - targets early music, mainly Renaissance and Baroque
Friday 22 April Viva Voce - student led choir with a range of inspiring choral works
Friday 29 April Contempo
Friday 6 May Film Music Exposition

Department of Music

The University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts Centre
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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Telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5841