" Their ability to listen to each other as true chamber musicians suggests a group that are committed to their genre, but saying that does not adequately convey the honest vibrancy of their performances. "
Richard Cartmale | Conductor

welcome

Since forming in 2009, the Waldegrave Ensemble's players have set out to share their passion for chamber music and to bring a wide variety of works to audiences in greater London and the South-East.

The Waldegrave Ensemble comprises a handful of Britain's top young chamber musicians; as individuals, the players regularly perform with other ensembles including Philharmonia Orchestra, Orpheus Sinfonia, London Musical Arts Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra of India and Southbank Sinfonia.

latest news

2017 marks the 20th anniversary of the death of composer Jean Francaix and as a tribute his memory the waldegrave ensemble are preparing a programme around his first Wind Quintet for performances later this year. Watch this space for more news about recital dates.


"Their performance of the Nielsen Quintet was one of the most magical I had ever heard, offering a generous range of colour and vividly portraying the individual characteristics of the players and instruments as Nielsen intended... They are undoubtedly one of the finest Ensembles of their generation, and I reccommend them whole heartedly"

Matthew Taylor, Composer & Conductor