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Wed 1 May at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

John Adams & Harrison Birtwistle
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Stravinsky, Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947 version)
Birtwistle, The Shadow of Night
Adams, Harmonielehre
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Wed 12 Jun at 19:30
Quartet Week
Crawford Seeger, String Quartet
Webern, String Quartet, Op.28
Feldman, Structures for String Quartet
Nancarrow, String Quartet no. 3
Birtwistle, Tree of Strings
Arditti String Quartet
Fri 14 Jun at 20:15
© Marco Borggreve
Pierre-Laurent Aimard and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
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Debussy, Jeux
Birtwistle, Responses: Sweet disorder and the carefully careless for piano & orchestra (Dutch première)
Messiaen, Oiseaux exotiques, for orchestra
Ravel, La Valse, for orchestra
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano
Tue 18 Jun at 19:00

Royal Academy of Music: Angela Burgess Recital Hall, London

Waley-Cohen, Snap Dragon
Birtwistle, Bourdon
Drewett, Quiver
Birtwistle, Oboe Quartet
Bartók, String Quartet no. 3, Sz. 85
Echéa String Quartet
Imogen Davies, Oboe
Mon 9 Sep at 13:00
BBC Proms

Cadogan Hall, London

Proms at…Cadogan Hall 8: Oliver Knussen Tribute
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Knussen, ...upon one note – Fantasia after Purcell
Birtwistle, Fantasia upon all the notes
Waley-Cohen, new work (BBC commission: world premiere)
Knussen, Study for ‘Metamorphosis’
Abrahamsen, Herbstlied
Putt, Halazuni
Knussen, Songs without Voices
Knussen Chamber Orchestra
Ryan Wigglesworth, Conductor
Oct 18, 25, 29, Nov 07, 13

The London Coliseum, London

The Mask of Orpheus
New production
Birtwistle, The Mask of Orpheus
English National Opera
Martyn Brabbins, Conductor
James Henshaw, Conductor
Daniel Kramer, Director
Lizzie Clachan, Set Designer
Daniel Lismore, Costume Designer
Peter Hoare, Orpheus the Man
Daniel Norman, Orpheus the Myth/Hades
Marta Fontanals-Simmons, Eurydice the Woman
Susan Bickley, Eurydice the Myth/Persephone
James Cleverton, Aristaeus the Man
Simon Bailey, Aristaeus the Myth/Charon
Claron McFadden, The Oracle of the Dead/Hecate
Robert Hayward, The Caller
William Morgan, First Priest/Judge of the Dead
David Ireland, Second Priest/Judge of the Dead
Simon Wilding, Third Priest/Judge of the Dead
Charlotte Shaw, First Woman/Fury 1
Katie Coventry, Second Woman/Fury 2
Katie Stevenson, Third Woman/Fury 3
Peter Mumford, Director
Chorus of English National Opera
English National Opera Orchestra