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Benjamin Grosvenor - Piano, Doric String Quartet

Janáček: String Quartet No 1

Janáček: Kreutzer Sonata

Chopin: Piano Concerto No 2

Dvořák: Piano Quintet No 2

Piano

String Quartet

15.0020.00

25.0030.00

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

SMTF

Trafalgar Sinfonia, Ivor Setterfield - Conductor

Vivaldi: La Stravaganza No 6

Purcell: Chaconne

Corelli: Concerto Grosso Op 6 No 8

Bach: Air ‘on the G String’

Warlock: Capriol Suite

Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

Orchestral

9.0016.00

22.0029.00

32.00

RFH

Verdi: Requiem

Philharmonia Orchestra, Ivor Setterfield - Conductor

Anna Patalong - Soprano, Marta Fontanals-Simmons - Mezzo-soprano

David Butt Philip - Tenor, Ashley Riches - Baritone, Barts Choir

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Choral)

17.0023.00

29.0032.00

WH

L'Arpeggiata

Programme to include works by:

John Dowland, Robert Johnson, John Bennet

William Brade, John Playford and Purcell

Chamber Orchestra

18.0025.00

30.0040.00

50.00

WH

The Endellion String Quartet

Beethoven: String Quartet in F Op. 18 No. 1

Sally Beamish: New work

Prach Boondiskulchok: New work

Jonathan Dove: New work

Giles Swayne: New work

Schubert: String Quartet in D minor D810 'Death and the Maiden'

String Quartet

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

BH

London Symphony Orchestra

Cage: The Seasons

Beethoven: Violin Concerto

Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra

Julia Fischer - Violin, Michael Tilson Thomas - Conductor

Orchestral

Violin Concerto

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

56.00

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

RFH

The Music of Zimmer vs Williams

London Concert Orchestra

Anthony Inglis conductor

Orchestral

16.5019.50

24.5032.50

39.5049.50

MC

Il Pomo d’Oro, Edgar Moreau - Cello

Handel: Concerto Grosso Op 6, No 2

Platti: Cello Concerto in D major

Durante: Concerto for strings in F minor

Tartini: Cello Concerto in A major

Hasse: Sinfonia in G minor Op 5 No 6

Corelli: Concerto Grosso, Op 6 No 1

Boccherini: Cello Concerto in D major

Piano

Cello Concerto

Orchestral

15.0025.00

30.00

QEH

Pierre-Laurent Aimard - Piano, Dirk Rothbrust - Percussion

Stockhausen: Klavierstücke I-XI

Stockhausen: Kontakte for electronic sounds, piano & percussion

Keyboard (other)

Piano

15.0020.00

25.00

RFH

The Music of Zimmer vs Williams

London Concert Orchestra

Anthony Inglis conductor

Orchestral

16.5019.50

24.5032.50

39.5049.50

BH

London Symphony Orchestra, Daniil Trifonov - Piano

Ives: A Symphony - New England Holidays

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 5

Michael Tilson Thomas - Conductor

London Symphony Chorus, Simon Halsey - Chorus director

Piano Concerto

Symphony

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

56.00

RFH

Philharmonia Orchestra, Nicola Benedetti - Violin

Mendelssohn: Overture, The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave)

Bruch: Violin Concerto No.1

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4

Pablo Heras-Casado - Conductor

Orchestral

Violin Concerto

12.0019.00

28.0036.00

45.0058.00

BH

Murray Perahia - Piano *** Cancelled ***

Murray Perahia's solo piano recital

has unfortunately been cancelled.

Piano Recital

15.0025.00

35.0050.00

WH

Jonathan Biss - Piano, Doric String Quartet

Martinů: String Quartet No. 3

Dvořák: Piano Quartet in D Op. 23

Brahms: Piano Quintet in F minor Op. 34

Piano

String Quartet

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

CH

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Alpesh Chauhan - Conductor

Borodin: Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor

Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2

Mussorgsky: Night on the Bare Mountain (orch. Rimsky‑Korsakov)

Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini

Diana Adamyan - Violin

Orchestral

Violin Concerto

15.0025.00

32.5040.00

BH

London Symphony Orchestra, Alice Sara Ott - Piano

Liam Mattison: New work (world premiere)

Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No 1

Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

Elim Chan - Conductor

Piano Concerto

Orchestral

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

56.00

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

Pavel Haas Quartet

Beethoven: String Quartet in C Op. 59 No. 3 'Razumovsky'

Schubert: Piano Quintet in A D667 'The Trout'

Enno Senft - Double bass, Boris Giltburg - Piano

Piano

String Quartet

Strings (Other)

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

CH

Music for Syria

A unique evening of music and readings and entertainment to raise money

for the Hands Up Foundation, funding aid projects in and around Syria.

Beethoven: String Quartet, Op. 59 No. 2 (first movement) – Heath Quartet

A reading by Jan Ravens

Tba – Dame Mitsuko Uchida

Lament for Syria by Amineh Abou Kerech

James MacMillan: The Children - Rowan Pierce & Iain Burnside

Schubert: Der blinde Knabe – Rowan Pierce & Iain Burnside

Reading by David Dimbleby

Dia al Succari: Chant de Leila – Riyad Nicolas

Paganini/Liszt: Étude No. 6 – Riyad Nicolas

Britten: Billy Budd’s aria – Simon Keenlyside

Ravel: String Quartet (first movement) – Heath Quartet

Lyse Doucet/Hands Up interview

Alex Woolf: New work (setting extract from Lament for Syria) – Rowan Pierce & Alex Woolf

Poulenc: L’Histoire de Babar – Hugh Laurie & Iain Burnside

Piano

Song (Other)

30.0040.00

50.0090.00

CCK

Barcarolle Choir - The Drama of the Song

B.J. Thomas: Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head

Bernstein and Sondheim: America from West side Story

Bricusse and Newley: Pure Imagination from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Burt Bacharach: What is all about Alfie

Carly Simon: Let the river run

Domenico Modugno: Volare

Verdi: Va, pensiero from Nabucco

Duke Ellington: It don’t mean a thing

Lloyd Webber: I don't know how to love him from Jesus Christ Superstar

Jacques Offenbach: Barcarolle from The Tales of Hoffman

Jacques Offenbach: La belle Hélène

Mozart: ‘Soave sia il vento' from Cosi fan Tutte

Berlioz: La mort d’Ophélie H92

Handel: ‘Ombra mai fu' from Serse

Bach: Suscepit Israel from Magnificat BWV243

Puccini: ‘Vissi d'arte' from Tosca

Bob Chilcott: Like a Singing Bird

Barcarolle Choir, Sam Evans - Musical Director

Catherine Hopper - Mezzo-soprano, Oliver Lallemant - Piano

Christ Church, Victoria Road, Eldon Road, Off Gloucester road, London, W8 5RQ

Piano

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

0.0013.38

WH

Beethoven, piano trios

Beethoven: Piano Trio in E flat WoO. 38

Beethoven: Piano Trio in E flat Op. 70 No. 2

Beethoven: Variations in E flat on an Original Theme Op. 44

Beethoven: Piano Trio in D Op. 70 No. 1 'Ghost'

Isabelle Faust - Violin

Jean-Guihen Queyras - Cello

Alexander Melnikov - Piano

Piano Trio

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

WH

Gerald Finley - Bass-baritone, Julius Drake - Piano

Programme to include songs by:

Schubert, Rachmaninov, Mark-Anthony Turnage and Britten

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

BH

London Symphony Orchestra, Daniil Trifonov - Piano

Beethoven: Overture - Egmont

Shostakovich: Concerto No 1 for piano, trumpet and strings

Berlioz: Harold in Italy

London Symphony Orchestra, Gianandrea Noseda - Conductor

Philip Cobb - Trumpet, Antoine Tamestit - Viola

Piano Concerto

Orchestral

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

56.00

BH

London Symphony Orchestra

Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Grainger: Lincolnshire Posy for Winds

Bruckner: Symphony No 4

Sir Simon Rattle - Conductor, Guildhall School musicians

Orchestral

Symphony

16.0022.00

31.0041.00

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, 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

Alice Sara Ott - Piano

Debussy: Suite bergamasque

Debussy: Rêverie

Satie: Gnossienne No. 1

Satie: Gymnopédie No. 1

Satie: Gnossienne No. 3

Chopin: Nocturne in B flat minor Op. 9 No. 1

Chopin: Nocturne in E flat Op. 9 No. 2

Chopin: Ballade No. 1 in G minor Op. 23

Piano Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

BH

Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen (semi-staged, 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

19.9530.48

39.5244.80

50.0658.49

62.1063.76

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

Ian Bostridge - Tenor, Lars Vogt - Piano

Schubert: Schwanengesang D957

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

WH

Ian Bostridge - Tenor, Lars Vogt - Piano

Schubert: Schwanengesang D957

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

WH

Imogen Cooper - Piano

Brahms: Intermezzo in E flat Op. 117 No. 1

Brahms: Intermezzo in B flat minor Op. 117 No. 2

Liszt: Gretchen - 2nd movement from A Faust Symphony S513

Brahms: 7 Fantasien Op. 116

Piano Recital

14.0016.00

RAH

BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Zosha Di Castri: Long Is the Journey – Short Is the Memory

Dvořák: The Golden Spinning Wheel (28 mins)

Janáček: Glagolitic Mass (final version, 1928, 43 mins)

BBC Singers, Karina Canellakis - Conductor

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

16.2821.89

26.4832.60

38.6055.04

WH

Sarah Connolly - Mezzo-soprano, Malcolm Martineau - Piano

Schumann: 6 Gedichte von N Lenau und Requiem Op. 90

Mahler: Kindertotenlieder

Frank Bridge: Day after day

Frank Bridge: Speak to me my love

Britten: Winter Words Op. 52

Piano

Song Recital

18.0025.00

30.0035.00

40.00

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

Prom 14: Haydn: The Creation (sung in German)

BBC Philharmonic, Omer Meir Wellber - Conductor

BBC Proms Youth Choir, Sarah-Jane Brandon - Soprano

Benjamin Hulett - Tenor, Christoph Pohl - Baritone

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

11.6917.81

24.4440.76

47.9053.00

RAH

Prom 43: BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Jonathan Dove new work (c10 mins, BBC commission: world premiere)

Dieter Ammann: Piano Concerto (c25 mins, world premiere)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D minor ‘Choral’ (70 mins)

Anu Komsi - Soprano, Hilary Summers - Contralto, Michael Weinius - Tenor

Mika Kares - Bass, Andreas Haefliger - Piano

Sakari Oramo - Conductor, Neil Ferris - Conductor

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

Symphony

16.2821.89

26.4832.60

38.6041.78

RAH

Prom 44: London Symphony Orchestra, Simon Rattle - Conductor

Koechlin: Les bandar-log (16 mins)

Varese: Amériques (original version,1921, 25 mins)

Walton: Belshazzar’s Feast (34 mins)

Orfeo Catala, Orfeo Catala Youth Choir

London Symphony Chorus, Gerald Finley - Baritone

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

20.3627.50

32.6040.76

67.2870.34

RAH

Prom 46: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Howell: Lamia (12 mins)

Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor (31 mins)

Knussen: The Way to Castle Yonder (8 mins)

Weinberg: Symphony No. 3 in B minor (32 mins, London premiere)

Sheku Kanneh-Mason - Cello, Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla - Conductor

Cello Concerto

Symphony

9.6514.75

32.6038.72

40.76

RAH

Prom 47: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Andris Nelsons - Conductor

Bach: Organ Pieces

Bruckner: Symphony No. 8 in C minor (1890 version, ed. Haas, 80 mins)

Michael Schonheit - Organ

Keyboard (Other)

Symphony

16.2821.89

26.4831.58

51.9860.14

RAH

Prom 51: Mozart: The Magic Flute (155 mins, semi-staged)

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Ryan Wigglesworth - Conductor

Glyndebourne, David Portillo as Tamino, Sofia Fomina as Pamina

Bjorn Burger as Papageno, Alison Rose as Papagena, Brindley Sherratt as Sarastro

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Choral)

20.3627.50

32.6040.76

67.2870.34

RAH

Prom 61: Vienna Philharmonic, Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor

Dvořák: The Noonday Witch (14 mins)

Korngold: Violin Concerto (26 mins)

Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 in E minor (From the New World, 43 mins)

Leonidas Kavakos - Violin

Symphony

Violin Concerto

20.3627.50

32.6040.76

70.00

RAH

Prom 63: Staatskapelle Dresden, Yuja Wang - Piano

Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor (41 mins)

Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D major (43 mins)

Myung-Whun Chung - Conductor

Piano Concerto

Symphony

20.3627.50

32.6040.76

67.2870.34

RAH

Prom 65: Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D major ‘Haffner’ (21 mins)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major (39 mins)

and further works by Mozart and Strauss some sung by Danae Kontora - Soprano

Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, Constantinos Carydis - Conductor

Orchestral

Song (Other)

Symphony

11.6917.81

22.4024.44

44.8453.00

RAH

Prom 75: Last Night of the Proms

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo - Conductor

BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Chorus

Jamie Barton - Mezzo-soprano

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

Song (Other)

27.0047.00

62.0095.00

MC

Australian Chamber Orchestra, Richard Tognetti - Director

Bach: Fourteen Canons on a Goldberg Ground BWV1087 (arr Tognetti)

Stravinsky: Three pieces for String Quartet

Adès: ‘Nightfalls’ from The Four Quarters

Bach: Goldberg Variations (arr Labadie)

Erin Helyard - Keyboards

Chamber Orchestra

Keyboard (Other)

15.0021.00

31.0041.00

MC

Australian Chamber Orchestra, Richard Tognetti - Director & Violin

Webern: Five movements for string orchestra Op 5

Britten: Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge

Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending

Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht

Guildhall musicians

Chamber Orchestra

15.0021.00

30.0036.00

SL

LSO Chamber Orchestra, Nikolaz Szeps-Znaider - Conductor

Mozart: Horn Concerto No 4

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto

Mozart: Oboe Concerto

Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat major

Olivier Stankiewicz - Oboe, Andrew Marriner - Clarinet

Timothy Jones - Horn

Chamber Orchestra

16.0022.00

32.00

RAH

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Karl Jenkins

The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace

Palladio

Miserere (world premiere)

6000 Pipes! Organ Concerto

excerpts from symphonic adiemus

Sir Karl Jenkins - Conductor and Composer

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

60.0070.00

SL

LSO Chamber Orchestra, Nikolaz Szeps-Znaider - Conductor

Mozart: Horn Concerto No 4

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto

Mozart: Oboe Concerto

Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat major

Olivier Stankiewicz - Oboe, Andrew Marriner - Clarinet

Timothy Jones - Horn

Chamber Orchestra

16.0022.00

32.00

BH

Steve Reich: Runner

Film by Gerhard Richter and Corinna Belz, music by Steve Reich.

Britten Sinfonia, Colin Currie - Conductor

Orchestral

21.5026.50

BH

Philip Glass: Music with Changing Parts

Philip Glass Ensemble, Michael Riesman - Conductor

Tiffin Chorus, James Day - Tiffin Chorus director

Valérie Saint-Agathe - Conductor

Orchestral

Song (Choral)

45.0050.00

55.0065.00

CH

Christmas Cracker 2019

Christmas songs, Yuletide classics and audience carols.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Stephen Bell - Conductor

Anna-Jane Casey and Matt Ford - Vocalists

Orchestral

Song (Other)

23.0033.00

43.0053.00

CH

Christmas Cracker 2019

Christmas songs, Yuletide classics and audience carols.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Stephen Bell - Conductor

Anna-Jane Casey and Matt Ford - Vocalists

Orchestral

Song (Other)

23.0033.00

43.0053.00