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Tue 20 Feb at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

National Youth Chamber Choir - Twenty Somethings
Monteverdi, Rimante in pace
Ramsey, Sleep, fleshly birth
Weelkes, The Triumphs of Oriana: As Vesta was from Latmos Hill descending
Purcell, Hear my prayer, O Lord, Z 15
Vaughan Williams, Sonnet 71, No longer mourn for me
Britten, Hymn to the Virgin
Campbell, Ave Maria
Leighton, God's Grandeur
Hamilton, Caliban’s Song
Swingle, It was a lover
Traditional American, Shenandoah
Traditional, Star of the County Down
Sting, Fields of Gold
Joel, Lullaby
Various, Various pieces
National Youth Chamber Choir
Ben Parry, Director
Thu 22 Feb at 20:00

Kaiser Friedrich Halle, Mönchengladbach

Sinfoniekonzert
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Vaughan Williams, The Wasps: overture
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Niederrheinische Sinfoniker
Mihkel Kütson, Conductor
Elina Vähälä, Violin
Fri 23 Feb at 19:30

Victoria Concert Hall, Singapore

VCH Presents Gold 50: The King's Singers
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Ley, The Prayer of King Henry VI
Chilcott, We Are
Palestrina, Sicut cervus
Tallis, In manus tuas
Byrd, Sing joyfully unto God
Hession, Toby, Master of Music
Stanford, The bluebird
Traditional, The little Green Lane (arr. Lovatt)
Vaughan Williams, Rest
Poulenc, Quatre petites prières de St François d'Assise
Simon, Some Folks Lives Roll Easy ( arr. Jackman)
Traditional, Down by the Riverside (arr. Rice)
Muhly, To Stand in this House
Chilcott, Thou, my love, art fair
Bennett, The Seasons of His Mercies
The King's Singers
Feb 23, 27

Seidenweberhaus, Krefeld

Sinfoniekonzert
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Vaughan Williams, The Wasps: overture
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Niederrheinische Sinfoniker
Mihkel Kütson, Conductor
Elina Vähälä, Violin
Fri 23 Feb at 19:30

The Chapel, Abergavenny

Schubert, Matthews, Vaughan Williams, Beethoven
Schubert, Violin Sonata (Sonatina) in D major, D.384
Matthews D., Adonis Op.105
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 5 in F major "Fruhling (Spring)", Op.24
Sara Trickey, Violin
Daniel Tong, Piano
Fri 23 Feb at 19:30

St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London

Angelic Voices
Coombes, Godolphin Missa Brevis: Gloria (London premirere)
Weir, The King of France
Chilcott, Like a singing bird
Coombes, How a little girl danced (London premiere)
Gardner, Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Respighi, 3 preludi sopra melodie gregoriane: Molto lento, no. 1
Traditional, Brother James's Air (arr. Gordon Jacob)
Schutte, Hear I am, Lord
Britten, Missa Brevis: Gloria
Vaughan Williams, Hymn tune prelude on Song 13
Chilcott, For Him all stars have shone
Jones, All Shall be Well (London premiere)
Sparkhall, Lux Aeterna (World premiere)
Respighi, 3 preludi sopra melodie gregoriane: Lento, no. 3
Hadley, I sing of a maiden
Barratt, Praise the Lord
Godolphin Vocal Ensemble
Christopher Guild, Piano
Olivia Sparkhall, Conductor
Sat 24 Feb at 19:30

St John's Church, Sharow, Ripon

Paulinus Singers
Byrd, Praise our Lord, all ye Gentiles
Tomkins, Almighty God, the fountain of all wisdom
Gibbons, Glorious and powerful God
Bainton, And I saw a New Heaven
Elgar, The Apostles, Op.49: The Spirit of the Lord
Stanford, For lo, I raise up, Op.145
Vaughan Williams, The Turtle Dove
Pearsall, Lay a Garland
Stanford, The Blue Bird, Op.119/iii
Goodall, The Lord is My Shepherd (Psalm 23)
Wilby, If ye love Me
Wilby, The Word made Flesh
Bruckner, Locus Iste, gradual, WAB 23
Rheinberger, Abendlied, Op.69. no.3
Fauré, Cantique de Jean Racine
Timothy Harper, Organ
Sam Gardner, Conductor
Wed 28 Feb at 20:00

Theater, Mönchengladbach

Sinfoniekonzert
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Vaughan Williams, The Wasps: overture
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Niederrheinische Sinfoniker
Mihkel Kütson, Conductor
Elina Vähälä, Violin
Sat 3 Mar at 19:00

Liederhalle: Beethoven-Saal, Stuttgart

Akademiekonzert IV & Konzertclub
Mendelssohn, Overture, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, Op.27
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 1 "A Sea Symphony"
Simone Schneider, Soprano
James Rutherford, Bass
Gaechinger Cantorey Stuttgart Orchestra
SWR Symphony Orchestra
Dennis Russell Davies, Conductor
Sun 4 Mar at 19:00

Liederhalle: Beethoven-Saal, Stuttgart

Akademiekonzert IV - A Sea Symphony
Mendelssohn, Overture, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, Op.27
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 1 "A Sea Symphony"
Simone Schneider, Soprano
James Rutherford, Bass
Gaechinger Cantorey Stuttgart Orchestra
SWR Symphony Orchestra
Dennis Russell Davies, Conductor
Fri 9 Mar at 19:30

Royal Northern College of Music: Concert Hall, Manchester

Quatuor Voce
Debussy, String Quartet in G minor, Op.10
Britten, 3 Divertimenti for string quartet
Dutilleux, Ainsi la Nuit, for string quartet
Vaughan Williams, On Wenlock Edge
Quatuor Voce
Jeremy Young, Piano
Nicky Spence, Tenor
Sat 10 Mar at 20:00

Winspear Centre: Enmax Hall, Edmonton

Bernstein & Vaughan Williams
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Bernstein, Fancy Free (Three dance variations)
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Vaughan Williams, 5 variants on Dives and Lazarus
Vaughan Williams, Symphony No.8 in D minor
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
William Eddins, Conductor
Andrew Wan, Violin
Sat 10 Mar at 19:30

St John the Evangelist Church, Sidcup

Sidcup Symphony Orchestra March Concert
Sibelius, Pelléas och Mélisande (Pelléas and Mélisande), suite for orchestra, Op.46
Rodrigo, Concierto de Aranjuez (For Harp and Orchestra)
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 5 in D major
Laure Genthailon, Harp
James Ross, Conductor
Sat 10 Mar at 19:30

St Mary's Barnes, London

Opening Concert
Moeran, Symphony in G minor
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Vaughan Williams, Serenade to Music
Thames Youth Orchestra
Simon Ferris, Conductor
Guy Johnston, Cello
Jim Tse, Violin
Sat 10 Mar at 19:30

St Barnabas Church, Jericho, Oxford

An Oxford Elegy
Finzi, Magnificat, Op.36
Parry, Long since in Israel’s plenteous Land
Parry, Music, when soft voices die
Parry, There is an old belief
Holst, Two Psalms for chorus, string orchestra & organ
Vaughan Williams, An Oxford Elegy for chorus, orchestra & speaker
Jubilate Chamber Choir
Berkeley Sinfonia
Sat 10 Mar at 19:30

Trinity-Henleaze United Reform Church, Bristol

Henleaze Concert Society: Strings Showcase
Copland, Clarinet Concerto
Elgar, Serenade in E minor for string orchestra, Op.20
Vaughan Williams, 5 variants on Dives and Lazarus
Grieg, Holberg Suite for String Orchestra, Op.40
Oliver Pashley, Clarinet
Bristol Ensemble
Sun 11 Mar at 13:15

Firth Hall, Sheffield

SongMakers - La Belle Époque: Ravel and Vaughan Williams
Ravel, Cinq mélodies populaires grecques
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel
James Newby, Baritone
Simon Lepper, Piano
Wed 14 Mar at 19:30

St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London

Around the World in 80 Minutes
Vaughan Williams, The Turtle Dove
Stravinsky, Four Russian Peasant Songs
Takemitsu, Small Sky
Davies, Five English Folksongs (world premiere)
Berger, Psalmo Brasiliero
Debussy, 3 Chansons de Charles d'Orleans for chorus: Dieu! Qu'il la fait bon regarder!
Grainger, Irish Tune from County Derry "Londonderry Air"
Gough, Tall Stories
Canticum
Mark Forkgen, Conductor
Thu 15 Mar at 19:30

St Katharine Cree, London

Rorate Caeli: a 90th birthday concert for Thea Musgrave
Tomkins, When David Heard
Vaughan Williams, Three Shakespeare Songs
Weelkes, When David heard
Britten, Hymn to St Cecilia for SSATB, Op.27b
Norriss, When David heard
Musgrave, Ithaca
Musgrave, The Lord's Prayer
Musgrave, Starlight
Musgrave, On the Underground, Set 2
Musgrave, O caro m'e il sonno
Musgrave, Lobet den Herrn
Musgrave, Rorate Coeli
Rubythroat
Linda Hirst, Soprano
Trinity Laban Chamber Choir
Richard Gowers, Organ
Stephen Jackson, Conductor
Thu 15 Mar at 19:30

Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh

Mark Padmore and Friends
Works by Schubert
Works by Britten
Works by Vaughan Williams
Mark Padmore, Tenor
Julius Drake, Piano
Krzysztof Chorzelski, Viola
Thu 15 Mar at 20:00

Queen's Park Theatre, Geraldton

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Fri 16 Mar at 20:00

Goldfields Arts Centre, Kalgoorlie

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Sat 17 Mar at 18:45

Gunma Music Centre, Takasaki

The 526th Subscription Concert
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Elgar, Cockaigne (In London Town) - overture for orchestra, Op.40
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 2 "A London Symphony"
Gunma Symphony Orchestra
Naoto Otomo, Conductor
Noriko Ogawa, Piano
Sat 17 Mar at 15:00

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

Oiseaux de feu
Respighi, Pines of Rome (Pini di Roma) (Pins du Janicule)
Messiaen, Des Canyons aux étoiles (La Grive des bois)
Rautavaara, Cantus Arcticus (Melankolia)
Brahms, Double Concerto in A minor for Violin, Cello and Orchestra, Op.102 (Finale)
Brahms, Symphony no. 3 in F major, Op.90: Poco allegretto
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending (extrait)
Stravinsky, L'Oiseau de Feu
Orchestre Pasdeloup
Elena Schwarz, Conductor
Olivier Besnard, Piano
Lesaffre, Guilhem
Deroussen, Fernand
Sat 17 Mar at 19:30

Derby Cathedral, Derby

Brahms Requiem
Brahms, Ein Deutsches Requiem - A German Requiem, Op.45
Vaughan Williams, Five Mystical Songs: Antiphon
Derby Bach Choir
Derby Bach Orchestra
Clare Devine, Soprano
Gregory Skidmore, Baritone
Richard Roddis, Conductor
Sat 17 Mar at 20:00

Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, Mandurah

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Sun 18 Mar at 15:00

Sumida Triphony Hall, Tokyo

Gunma Symphony Orchestra in Tokyo Sumida Triphony Hall
Gunma Symphony Orchestra in Tokyo Sumida Triphony Hall
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Elgar, Cockaigne (In London Town) - overture for orchestra, Op.40
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 2 "A London Symphony"
Gunma Symphony Orchestra
Naoto Otomo, Conductor
Noriko Ogawa, Piano
Tue 20 Mar at 19:30

Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Square, London

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In Every Corner Sing!
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Vaughan Williams, 5 Mystical Songs
Willis, A Light not yet ready to go out
London Concert Choir
Mark Forkgen, Conductor
Jack Lawrence-Jones, Baritone
Bethany Partridge, Soprano
Jessica Dandy, Mezzo-soprano
Hiroshi Amako, Tenor
Stephen Disley, Organ
Tue 20 Mar at 20:00

Bunbury Regional Entertainment Centre, Bunbury

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Thu 22 Mar at 20:00

Margaret River Cultural Centre, Margaret River

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Mar 24, 25

Arts Centre Melbourne: Hamer Hall, Melbourne

Proms Family Concert
Elgar, Cockaigne (In London Town) - overture for orchestra, Op.40
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Vaughan Williams, English Folk Song Suite
Britten, The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op.34
Wood, Fantasia on British Sea Songs
Elgar, Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major, Op.39
Tasmin Little, Violin
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, Conductor
Sat 24 Mar at 19:30

West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge

City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra with Ben Goldscheider (Horn)
Bax, Tintagel
Penderecki, Horn Concerto
Vaughan Williams, Job - a masque for dancing
City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra (CCSO)
Robert Hodge, Conductor
Ben Goldscheider, French horn
Sat 24 Mar at 19:30

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Copland, Korngold, Vaughan Williams
Copland, Appalachian Spring: Suite
Korngold, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 5 in D major
BBC Philharmonic
John Wilson, Conductor
Andrew Haveron, Violin
Sat 24 Mar at 20:00

Albany Entertainment Centre, Albany

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Sun 25 Mar at 18:30
Haydn, String Quartet no. 27 in D major, Op.20 no.4, Hob III:34
Vaughan Williams, String quartet no. 1 in G minor
Schubert, String Quartet no. 14 "Death and the Maiden" in D minor, D.810
Maggini String Quartet
Tue 27 Mar at 19:30
Vaughan Williams, Mass in G Minor
Pärt, Annum per annum
Alain, Litanies
Poulenc, Quatre motets pour un temps de pénitence: Vinea mea electa
Finzi, Lo, the full final Sacrifice, Op.26
Tallis, Lamentations of Jeremiah
Janáček, Otčenaš
Temple Church Choir
Roger Sayer, Conductor
Greg Morris, Organ
Anne Denholm, Harp
Mar 29, 30, 31

Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

Richard Goode plays Mozart
Bacewicz, Overture
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 18 in B flat, "Paradis", K456
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 6 in E minor
Richard Goode, Piano
Andrew Manze, Conductor
Sun 15 Apr at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Andreas Scholl
Works by Frankel
Works by Copland
Works by Vaughan Williams
Works by Berg
Works by Cage
Works by Pärt
Works by Britten
Works by Tawadros
Andreas Scholl, Countertenor
Tamar Halperin, Piano
Sat 21 Apr at 17:00

Church of the Epiphany, Washington

After Spring Sunset
Britten, Five Flower Songs for SATB, Op.47
Janequin, Le chant des oiseaux
Vaughan Williams, Linden Lea
Works by Hindemith
Schickele, After Spring Sunset
Choral Arts Chamber Singers
Sat 28 Apr at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

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Adams's The Wound-Dresser & the UK premiere of Harris's Face
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Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Adams, The Wound-Dresser
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Allison Bell, Soprano
Anthony Gregory, Tenor
Marcus Farnsworth, Baritone
BBC Singers
Sun 29 Apr at 14:30

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall: New Auditorium - RSNO Centre, Glasgow

20th Century Chamber Masterworks
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Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67
Vaughan Williams, Piano Quintet in D major
Scott Mitchell, Piano
Lena Zeliszewska, Violin
Arthur Boutillier, Cello
Tom Dunn, Viola
Ana Cordova, Double Bass
Fri 4 May at 19:30

Auditorio de Tenerife Adán Martín, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Metamorfosis
Strauss R., Metamorphosen
Boieldieu, Concerto for harp and orchestra, Op.82
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 5 in D major
James Judd, Conductor
Anneleen Lenaerts, Harp
Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife
Sat 5 May at 19:15

Gloucester Cathedral, Gloucester

Parry Festival Gala Concert
Parry, I was glad (Part of a Parry Festival)
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Holst, Hymn of Jesus
Ireland, Greater Love
Parry, Ode on the Nativity
Parry, Jerusalem
Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay, Violin
Gloucester Choral Society
Oxford Bach Choir
Adrian Partington, Conductor
Tue 8 May at 13:10
Choral Eucharist: Free of charge
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Schubert, Mass no. 2 in G major, D.167
Vaughan Williams, O Taste and See
Thu 10 May at 19:30
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I was glad: Parry Anniversary Concert
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Parry, I was glad
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Parry, Ode on the Nativity
Parry, Jerusalem
Adrian Partington, Conductor
Marie-Elisabeth Hecker, Cello
Eleanor Dennis, Soprano
Gloucester Choral Society
May 10, 11 mat, 12

Kennedy Center: Concert Hall, Washington

Elder conducts Vaughan Williams' "Pastoral Symphony"
Butterworth, A Shropshire Lad, rhapsody for string orchestra
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 3, "Pastoral"
Ravel, Mother Goose (Ma mère l'Oye)
Ravel, Daphnis and Chloé, orchestral suite no. 2
National Symphony Orchestra
Sir Mark Elder, Conductor
Sat 12 May at 19:30

Trinity Church, Harrow

Trinity Orchestra: Bax, Gershwin, Vaughan Williams
Bax, Tintagel
Gershwin, Piano Concerto in F major
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 3, "Pastoral"
John Andrews, Conductor
Nikola Avramovic, Piano
Trinity Orchestra Harrow
Sun 13 May at 19:15

St Marie's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Sheffield

Sheffield Chamber Music Concert - Rhapsody
Elgar, Chanson d'amour for violin and piano
Elgar, Romance, Op.62 (for bassoon and piano)
Howells, Rhapsodic Clarinet Quintet, Op.31
Butterworth, Suite for String Quartet (excerpts)
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Ensemble 360
Sheffield Youth String Collective
Mon 14 May at 11:30

Crucible Theatre, The Studio, Sheffield

Sheffiel Chamber Music Concert - Meet the Musicians 1: Taking Flight
Elgar, Chanson de nuit
Britten, Lachrymae: Reflections on a Song of John Dowland, Op.48
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Ensemble 360
Sun 20 May at 14:30

Kimmel Center, Perelman Theater, Philadelphia

Bluegrass, Bernstein, and the Blues
Beal, Música para House of Cards
O'Connor, Concerto No. 6 "Old Brass"
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Brubeck, Blue Rondo a la Turk
Vidiksis, Concerto grosso (World Premiere)
The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz