Matthew Taylor’s weekly talks: Music Explored

Wednesday lunchtime at Farnham United Reformed Church

Matthew Taylor is a composer, conductor and pianist who lives in Farnham. He gives weekly talks about different composers andMatthew Taylor portrait-5 their music during which he plays various pieces on the piano and sometimes plays recordings. Full details are on our website HERE. All are welcome.



NEW -Godalming – Conservatoire Concerts

Led by Suzanne Cacciottolo, we are starting a series of concerts in the Godalming area with the aim of providing performing opportunities for advanced students from the London collnservatoires and particularly Trinity Laban. The first concert next Saturday 21 January with the excellent Isbilia String Quartet, see below and full details are HERE. These concerts are FREE with retiring collections. These concerts will appear in the list on the left of our front page in the list of forthcoming concerts.


Welcome to the Tilford Bach Society! We have been running top quality concerts in Farnham and Tilford since 1952. We organise a period instrument festival each June in Tilford Church with internationally famous performers and regular monthly concerts from September to April in Farnham.

Adrian Butterfield

All our concerts are open to the public and you can buy tickets on-line from this website. We are a registered charity and especially welcome young people and for our Farnham concerts entry for 8-25 year olds is FREE through CAVATINA. Accompanying parents and teachers to may also attend FREE – details HERE.

Our Music Director is Adrian Butterfield, who is professor of baroque violin at the Royal College of Music.



Our Next Event

Isbilia Quartet

Saturday 21 January: 6-30pm  (NOT 7-30pm!!!)

Busbridge Church, Brighton Road, Godalming GU7 1XA

Isbilia Quartet

String Quartet from Trinity Laban Conservatoire

Enrique Santiago Cabera, violin
Beatriz Carbonell, violin
Rosalia López Sánchez, viola
Cristina Elizabeth Cooper, cello

Haydn string quartet in E flat Major op. 33 no2 “The Joke”

Dvorak string quartet in F Major op. 96 no2 “The American”

Entrance FREE, retiring collection

Full details HERE

Then we have our normal January Farnham concert on Friday 27 Jan – details HERE


TBS is a registered charity and we rely on donations as well as ticket sales to cover the costs of our festival. If you would like to make a donation via PayPal please use the button below.

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