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SBC

Vasari Singers - The path of purity

Schnittke: Concerto for Choir

Chilcott: Salisbury Motets

Tavener: Mother and Child

Ešenvalds: O salutaris hostia

Ešenvalds: Stars

Jeremy Backhouse - Conductor

“One of the world’s finest choirs": MusicWeb International

UK's Top Chamber Choir

Song (Choir)

12.0020.00

RFH

Mozart: 'Great' Mass with a choir of 300

Brahms: Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny)

Schumann: Piano Concerto (Nico de Villiers - Piano)

Mozart: Mass in C minor (Great)

London Mozart Players, Dan Ludford-Thomas - Conductor

Elin Manahan Thomas - Soprano, Helen Meyerhoff - Soprano

Peter Davoren - Tenor, Philip Tebb - Bass

Lewisham Choral Society, Hackney Singers

Piano Concerto

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

10.0015.00

20.0025.00

30.00

HTSS

Mendelssohn: Elijah

The Battersea Ensemble, Sam Evans - Conductor

Battersea Choral Society, Riccardo Bonci - Organ

Fflur Wyn - Soprano, Catherine Hopper - Mezzo Soporano

Andrew Staples - Tenor, William Dazeley - Baritone

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

21.49

WH

Fauré: Piano Quartet No. 2 in G minor Op. 45

Fauré: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Op. 13

Schumann: Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor Op. 63

Schumann: 5 Stücke im Volkston Op. 102

Fauré: Piano Quartet No. 2 in G minor Op. 45

Joshua Bell - Violin, Timothy Ridout - Viola

Steven Isserlis - Cello, Jeremy Denk - Piano

Piano

Strings (Other)

18.0030.00

40.0050.00

60.00

WH

Dover Quartet

Mendelssohn: 4 Pieces Op. 81

Dvořák: String Quartet No. 14 in A flat Op. 105

String Quartet

14.0016.00

RAH

Classical Spectacular

Programme to include works by:

Strauss, Rossini, Sousa, Handel, Bizet, Vaughan

Verdi, Puccini, Monti, Vivaldi, Mascagni and Tchaikovsky

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, John Rigby - Conductor, London Philharmonic Choir

Alexander James Edwards - Tenor, Anna Patalong - Soprano

Thomas Gould - Violin, Classical Spectacular Dancers

The British Imperial Military Band, Muskets and Cannons of the Moscow Militia

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

20.0027.00

40.0048.50

62.0075.00

BH

Philippe Manoury: Ring

François-Xavier Roth - Conductor, London Symphony Orchestra

London Symphony Chorus, LSO Community Choir

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

56.00

RFH

Philharmonia Orchestra, Douglas Boyd - Conductor

Mozart: Overture, The Marriage of Figaro

Mozart: Piano Concerto No.17 in G K453

Schubert: Symphony No.9 (Great)

Jonathan Biss - Piano

Piano Concerto

Symphony

12.0019.00

28.0036.00

45.0058.00

CH

Purcell School Symphony Orchestra

Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances

Ginestra: Harp Concerto

Márquez: Danzón No. 2

Cherry Ge - Harpist, Natalia Luis-Bassa - Conductor

Orchestral

Strings (Other)

7.5015.00

17.5020.00

QEH

Nikolai Lugansky - Piano

Debussy: Suite bergamasque and 2 Arabesques

Debussy: Images, Set 2 and L'isle joyeuse

Scriabin: Sonata No.2 in G sharp minor, Op.19 (Sonata-fantasia)

Scriabin: Etudes Op.8 Nos.1, 2, 4, 7, 10, 11

Scriabin: Sonata No.3 in F sharp minor, Op.23

Piano Recital

10.0018.00

25.0035.00

45.00

WH

The King's Consort, Carolyn Sampson

Handel: Cantata - Dietro l'orme fuggaci (Armida abbandonata) HWV105

Johann Adolf Hasse: Fuga e Grave in G minor

Handel: Cantata - Tra le fiamme HWV170

Francesco Geminiani: Concerto grosso in E minor Op. 3 No. 3

Handel: Cantata - Dunque sarà pur vero HWV110

Carolyn Sampson - Soprano, The King's Consort, Robert King - Director

Chamber Orchestra

Song (Other)

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

BH

London Symphony Orchestra

Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 3

Balakirev: Islamey (arr Casella

Shostakovich: Symphony No 1

Gianandrea Noseda - Conductor, Seong-Jin Cho - Piano

Piano Concerto

Symphony

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

56.00

MC

Academy of Ancient Music, Nicolas Altstaedt - Director, cello

Boccherini Overture in D major Op 43 G521

CPE Bach: Cello Concerto in A major Wq 172 H439

Haydn: ‘Andante Cantabile’ from Symphony No 13

Haydn: Symphony No 14

Haydn: Concerto for Cello No 1

Orchestral

Violin

15.0025.00

32.00

RFH

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Pinchas Zukerman - Conductor, violin

Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis

Mozart: Violin Concerto No.5 in A K219

Beethoven: Symphony No.5

Orchestral

Violin Concerto

10.0020.00

30.0040.00

50.00

CH

Russian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 9

Konstantin Boyarsky: Concerto for Cello, Soprano and Symphony Orchestra

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5

Vladimir Spivakov - Conductor, Dali Gutserieva - Cello, Ekaterina Lekhina - Soprano

Symphony

Song (Other)

18.0022.00

28.0035.00

42.0045.00

RFH

Juan Diego Flórez - Tenor

Programme to include works by:

Verdi, Donizetti, Massenet and Offenbach

London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sascha Goetzel - Conductor

Orchestral

Song (Other)

15.0025.00

35.0045.00

60.0080.00

SSP

Haydn: Mass in Time of War

Haydn: Missa in tempore belli (Mass in Time of War) Hob. XXII/9

Haydn: Insanae et vanae curae

Haydn: The Symphony No. 104 in D major (London)

“….My heart dances within me for joy, and

then my music has to dance, too.” Joseph Haydn

Adoramus Choir and Orchestra

Orchestral

Song (Choir)

10.0015.00

18.00

BH

Khatia Buniatishvili - Piano

Schubert: Sonata in B-flat major D960

Schubert: Standchen (arr Liszt)

Schubert: Gretchen am Spinnrade (arr Liszt)

Schubert: Erlkönig (arr Liszt)

Liszt: Transcendental Étude No 4 in D minor (Mazeppa)

Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No 6

Piano Recital

15.0020.00

30.0040.00

RFH

Bach: St. John Passion, Stellar cast

Bach: St. John Passion

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Choir of the Enlightenment

Sir Simon Rattle - Conductor, Magdalena Kozená - Mezzo-soprano

Mark Padmore as Evangelist, Roderick Williams as Jesus

Christian Gerhaher as Pilate and Peter, Andrew Staples - Tenor

Song (Choral)

Orchestral

Song (Other)

10.0025.00

50.0090.00

RFH

Parry: Judith - oratorio

London Mozart Players, William Vann - Conductor

Sarah Fox - Soprano, Kathryn Rudge - Mezzo-soprano

Toby Spence - Tenor, Henry Waddington - Bass-baritone

Crouch End Festival Chorus

Oratorio

15.0025.00

40.0055.00

KP

The Sixteen

Plainsong: Salve Regina

Tavener: Hymn to the Mother of God

Sheppard: Gloria from Cantate Mass

Whitacre: Sainte-Chapelle

Wylkynson: Salve Regina

Fayrfax: Aeternae laudis lilium

Gabriel Jackson: Ave Maria

Tavener: Hymn for the Dormition of the Mother of God

James Macmillan: O virgo prudentissima (new commission – based on Wylkynson fragment)

Sheppard: Agnus Dei from Cantate Mass

Song (Choral)

24.5029.50

34.5039.50

44.50

WH

Handel: Aci, Galatea e Polifemo HWV72

Anna Dennis as Aci, Anna Huntley as Galatea, Edward Grint as Polifemo

London Handel Orchestra, Adrian Butterfield - Conductor

Chamber Orchestra

Song (Other)

25.0035.00

40.0042.00

45.00

CH

Voces8

Programme to include works by:

Byrd, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninov, Jonathan Dove, Mundy

Marson, Hunt, Britten, Monteverdi, Kate Rusby, Ben Folds

Demetrio & Beltrán Ruiz, Van Heusen and Duke Ellington

Song (Choral)

19.0023.00

27.0031.00

RFH

Philharmonia Orchestra, Stanislav Kochanovsky - Conductor

Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No.2

Shostakovich: Symphony No.7 (Leningrad)

Denis Matsuev - Piano

Piano Concerto

Symphony

12.0019.00

28.0036.00

45.0058.00

HTS2

Epiphoni Consort, Tim Reader - Conductor

Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music

Bednall: Lux orta est iusto

Bednall: Cloths of Heaven

Ešenvalds: Stars

Daley: Upon Your Heart

Daniel-Lesur: Le Cantique des Cantiques (Mvt.7 'Epithalame' only)

Gibbons: O clap your hands

Weelkes: Hosanna to the Son of David

Chilcott: Thou, my love, art fair

Martin: Mass for double choir (Sanctus & Benedictus only)

Jackson: Song "I gaze upon you"

Vasks: The Fruit of Silence based on a text by Mother Teresa

Bruckner: Locus Iste, gradual, WAB 23

Michael Cayton - Piano, Claudia Fuller - Violin

Piano

Song (Choral)

Violin

12.0015.00

RFH

Bach: St Matthew Passion (performed in English)

Florilegium, The Bach Choir, David Hill - Conductor

James Gilchrist as Evangelist, Mark Stone as Christ, Sophie Bevan

Hilary Summers - Mezzo-soprano, Ed Lyon - Tenor, Neal Davies - Bass

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

12.0024.00

35.0042.00

55.00

CH

Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, Pietari Inkinen - Conductor

Rautavaara: In the Beginning

Elgar: Cello Concerto

Takemitsu: Requiem for String Orchestra

Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

Sheku Kanneh-Mason - Cello

Cello Concerto

Symphony

18.0022.00

28.0035.00

42.0045.00

RFH

Czech National Symphony Orchestra

Silvestri: Back to the Future screening

with live music.

Ben Palmer - Conductor

Orchestral

35.0045.00

55.0099.00

RFH

Czech National Symphony Orchestra

Silvestri: Back to the Future screening

with live music.

Ben Palmer - Conductor

Orchestral

35.0045.00

55.0099.00

WH

Ian Bostridge - Tenor, Saskia Giorgini - Piano

Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin D795

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

YMCA

Hertfordshire Chamber Orchestra, Johann Von Stuckenbruck - Conductor

Poulenc: Sinfonietta (1947)

Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in Eb Major

Korngold: Tanzchen im alten Stil (Dances in the antique style)

Haydn: Symphony No 100 in G Major (the "Military")

Mary Brace - Leader (Violin), Phil Cobb - Solo Trumpet

One £15 ticket includes one glass of Prosecco.

Brass

Chamber Orchestra

10.0012.00

15.00

WH

Ian Bostridge - Tenor, Saskia Giorgini - Piano

Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin D795

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

WH

Solomon’s Knot

Bach: St John Passion BWV245 (2nd version, 1725)

Jacob Handl: Ecce quomodo moritur justus

Song (Other)

18.0025.00

30.0040.00

50.00

WH

The Sixteen - Conductor

Programme to include works by:

Henry Cooke, John Blow, Pelham Humfrey, Francesco Corbetta and Samuel Pepys.

Harry Christophers - Conductor, Michael Pennington - Narrator

Song (Choral)

18.0030.00

40.0050.00

60.00

QEH

Gilbert & Sullivan

Trial by Jury - comic opera in 1 act

Overture, The Gondoliers

Ring forth ye bells from The Sorcerer

and other works.

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, John Wilson - Conductor

Simon Butteriss as The Learned Judge, Louise as Angelina (The Plaintiff)

Simon Bailey as Counsel for the Plaintiff, Choir of the Enlightenment

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

10.0025.00

45.0075.00

WH

Angela Hewitt - Piano

Bach: Toccatas in C minor BWV911 and in G BWV916

Bach: Toccatas in F sharp minor BWV910 and in E minor BWV914

Bach: Toccatas in D minor BWV913, in G minor BWV915 and in D BWV912

Bach: Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor BWV903

Piano Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

SJSS

Bach: St John Passion

Polyphony, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

Stephen Layton - Conductor, Nick Pritchard as Evangelist, Neal Davies as Christ

Rowan Pierce - Soprano, Helen Charlston - Mezzo-soprano

Ruairi Bowen - Tenor, Ashley Riches - Bass

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

25.0040.00

50.0060.00

RAH

Classic FM Live

Programme to include:

Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2 (Martin James Bartlett - Piano)

Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending (Jennifer Pike - Violin)

John Suchet and Margherita Taylor - Presenters, Miloš Karadaglić - Guitar

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Michael Seal - Conductor

Crouch End Festival Chorus

Orchestral

Piano Concerto

Song (Choral)

12.7019.50

28.0033.10

43.0052.99

WH

Schumann: Piano Quartet in E flat Op. 47

Schumann: Fantasiestücke Op. 73

Faure: Piano Quintet No. 1 in D minor Op. 89

Faure: Romance Op. 69

Faure: Elégie Op. 24

Schumann: Piano Quartet in E flat Op. 47

Steven Isserlis - Cello, Arisa Fujita - Violin

Veronika Eberle - Violin, Amihai Grosz - Viola, Connie Shih - Piano

Piano

Strings (Other)

18.0025.00

30.0040.00

50.00

WH

Sarah Connolly, Anna Huntley, Robin Tritschler

Schumann: Myrthen Op. 25

Schumann: Er und Sie Op. 78 No. 2

Schumann: In der Nacht from Spanisches Liederspiel Op. 74

Schumann: Liebhabers Ständchen Op. 34 No. 2

Schumann: Unterm Fenster Op. 34 No. 3

Dame Sarah Connolly - Mezzo-soprano, Anna Huntley - Mezzo-soprano

Robin Tritschler - Tenor, Malcolm Martineau - Piano

Piano

Song (Other)

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

WH

Kathleen Ferrier Awards 2019

Famous singing competition,

founded in memory of one of the UK’s best-loved contraltos

Please note that this event runs from 6pm to 10pm.

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

WH

Hagen Quartet

Schubert: Quartettsatz in C minor D703

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 13 in B flat minor Op. 138

Beethoven: String Quartet in C sharp minor Op. 131

String Quartet

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

BH

London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle - Conductor

John Adams: Harmonielehre

Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique

Symphony

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

56.00

BH

Mahler: Symphony No 5

Britten: Sinfonia da Requiem

Mahler: Symphony No 5

London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle - Conductor

Symphony

Orchestral

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

56.00

WH

Sir András Schiff - Piano

Bach: Partita No. 5 in G BWV829

Bach: Partita No. 3 in A minor BWV827

Bach: Partita No. 1 in B flat BWV825

Bach: Partita No. 2 in C minor BWV826

Bach: Partita No. 4 in D BWV828

Bach: Partita No. 6 in E minor BWV830

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Piano Recital

25.0035.00

40.0045.00

50.00

WH

Sir András Schiff - Piano

Bach: Partita No. 5 in G BWV829

Bach: Partita No. 3 in A minor BWV827

Bach: Partita No. 1 in B flat BWV825

Bach: Partita No. 2 in C minor BWV826

Bach: Partita No. 4 in D BWV828

Bach: Partita No. 6 in E minor BWV830

Piano Recital

25.0035.00

40.0045.00

50.00

WH

Takács Quartet

Haydn: String Quartet in G Op. 76 No. 1

Bartók: String Quartet No. 6 BB119

Grieg: String Quartet No. 1 in G minor Op. 27

String Quartet

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

RAH

Distant Worlds

Celebrate the original FINAL FANTASY VII!

Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Arnie Roth - Conductor

RIKKI - Vocal soloist, Susan Calloway - Vocal soloist

Maida Vale Singers

Orchestral

Song (Other)

30.9436.18

47.1963.45

72.3786.00

RAH

Distant Worlds

Celebrate the original FINAL FANTASY VII!

Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Arnie Roth - Conductor

RIKKI - Vocal soloist, Susan Calloway - Vocal soloist

Maida Vale Singers

Orchestral

Song (Other)

30.9436.18

47.1963.45

72.3786.00

WH

Igor Levit - Piano

Bach: Goldberg Variations BWV988

Piano Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

WH

Sheku Kanneh-Mason - Cello, Isata Kanneh-Mason - Piano

Beethoven: 12 Variations on 'Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen'

Lutosławski: Grave (Metamorphoses)

Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata No. 2 in D Op. 58

Cello

Piano

14.0016.00

WH

Hilary Hahn - Violin

Bach: Sonata No. 2 in A minor for solo violin BWV1003

Bach: Partita No. 3 in E for solo violin BWV1006

Bach: Sonata No. 3 in C for solo violin BWV1005

Violin

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

BH

Handel Agrippina, Joyce DiDonato as Agrippina

Handel: Agrippina (concert performance)

Il Pomo d’Oro, Maxim Emelyanychev - Harpsichord, director

Joyce DiDonato as Agrippina

Orchestral

Song (Other)

15.0030.00

50.0065.00

75.00

BH

Daniil Trifonov - Piano

Programme to include:

Beethoven: Sonata No 18 in E-flat major Op 31 No 3

Prokofiev: Sonata No 8 in B-flat major Op 84

Piano Recital

16.0024.00

32.00

WH

Matthias Goerne - Baritone, Sir Antonio Pappano - Piano

Shostakovich: 4 Romances on Poems by Alexander Pushkin Op. 46

Shostakovich: 4 Monologues to Poems by Alexander Pushkin Op. 91

Frank Martin: 6 Monologues from Jedermann

Mahler: Selection of early songs from Des Knaben Wunderhorn

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

WH

Simon Keenlyside - Baritone, Emanuel Ax - Piano, Dover Quartet

Schumann: Piano Quartet in E fla Op. 47

Schumann: Fantasiestücke Op. 12

Schumann: Dichterliebe Op. 48

Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat Op. 44

Piano

Song (Other)

String Quartet

18.0025.00

30.0040.00

50.00

WH

Matthias Goerne - Baritone, Alexander Schmalcz - Piano

Programme to consist of songs by Schubert.

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

BH

Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen (semi-staged performances, sung in Czech)

London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle - Conductor, Peter Sellars - Director

Lucy Crowe as Vixen, Gerald Finley as Forester, Sophia Burgos as Fox and Chocholka

Peter Hoare as Schoolmaster, Cock and Mosquito, Jan Martiník as Badger and Parson

London Symphony Chorus, Simon Halsey - Chorus director

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

25.0035.00

55.0075.00

BH

Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen (semi-staged performances, sung in Czech)

London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle - Conductor, Peter Sellars - Director

Lucy Crowe as Vixen, Gerald Finley as Forester, Sophia Burgos as Fox and Chocholka

Peter Hoare as Schoolmaster, Cock and Mosquito, Jan Martiník as Badger and Parson

London Symphony Chorus, Simon Halsey - Chorus director

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

25.0035.00

55.0075.00

WH

Evgeny Kissin - Piano

Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor Op. 13 'Pathétique'

Beethoven: 15 Variations and a Fugue on an Original Theme in E flat 'Eroica Variations' Op. 35

Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor Op. 31 No. 2 'Tempest'

Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Op. 53 'Waldstein'

Piano Recital

50.0075.00

100.00125.00

150.00

RAH

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Nick Davies - Conductor

Strauss: Also Sprach Zarathustra - Introduction

J. Strauss II: Blue Danube Waltz

Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor (Orch. Stokowski)

Beethoven: Symphony No.7 - Allegretto

Williams: Star Wars - Main Theme

Holst: The Planets

Orchestral

18.4528.98

39.5244.80

50.0658.49

60.6063.76

RAH

Il Divo

Il Divo will bring their epic show to the UK,

following their run throughout America this December.

Fans can expect performances from Il Divo’s new album Timeless and other songs,

and the production that will include dancers, acrobats and much more.

Orchestral

Song (Other)

31.5640.84

51.5059.13

80.63

WH

Mark Padmore - Tenor, Paul Lewis - Piano

Brahms: Es liebt sich so lieblich im Lenze Op. 71 No. 1

Brahms: Sommerabend Op. 85 No. 1

Brahms: Es schauen die Blumen Op. 96 No. 3

Brahms: Meerfahrt Op. 96 No. 4

Brahms: Der Tod, das ist die kühle Nacht Op. 96 No. 1

Mahler: Rückert Lieder

Schumann: Dichterliebe Op. 48

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0040.00

50.00

RAH

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Karl Jenkins - Conductor and Composer

The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace

Palladio

Miserere (world premiere)

6000 Pipes! Organ Concerto

excerpts from symphonic adiemus

Kathryn Rudge - Mezzo soprano, Jonathan Scott - Organ soloist

Abel Selaocoe - Cello soloist, Crouch End Festival Chorus

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

22.5127.50

40.0051.00

62.0070.00