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Feb 23, 28, Mar 02

Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds

Vanessa Vince-Pang in The Rite of Spring © Tristram Kenton
The Rite of Spring / Gianni Schicchi
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Puccini, Gianni Schicchi
Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Garry Walker, Conductor
Christopher Alden, Director
Charles Edwards, Set Designer
Doey Lüthi, Costume Designer
Richard Burkhard, Gianni Schicchi
Tereza Gevorgyan, Lauretta
Diego Silva, Rinuccio
Leah-Marian Jones, Zita
Victoria Sharp, Nella
Dean Robinson, Betto di Signa
Stephen Richardson, Simone
Peter Savidge, Marco
Claire Pascoe, La Ciesca
Tim Claydon, Buoso Donati
Aled Hall, Gherardo
Richard Mosley-Evans, Guccio
Ross McInroy, Maestro Spinelloccio
Gordon Shaw, Pinellino
Orchestra of Opera North
Chorus of Opera North
Phoenix Dance Theatre
Jeanguy Saintus, Choreography
Adam Silverman, Lighting Designer
Richard Moore, Lighting Designer
Yann Seabra, Costume Designer
Sat 23 Feb at 15:30
Clara Schumann 200th Anniversary Festival: The old Masters
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Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 1: Prelude and Fugue No. 3 in C# Major, BWV848
Schumann C., Three Preludes and Fugues, Op 16
Brahms, Variations and Fugue for Piano on a Theme by Handel, Op.24
Mishka Rushdie Momen, Piano
Gamal Khamis, Piano
Sat 23 Feb at 18:00

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

English Choral Classics by Candlelight
English Choral Classics by Candlelight
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Elgar, Give Unto the Lord (Psalm 29) for choir and orchestra, Op.74
Howells, Requiem
Vaughan Williams, 5 Mystical Songs
Holst, Nunc dimittis
St Martin's Chorus
Peter Edge, Baritone
Andrew Earis, Director
Sat 23 Feb at 19:00

Holy Trinity Church, Rotherhithe, London

© C Annika Derksen
Douce Douleur: Love songs from the Courts of France & Flanders
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Verdelot, O Dolce Notte
da Caserta, Filippotto, De Ma Doulour
da Perugia, Matteo, Dame d'honour
Gombert, Je Prens Congie
Dufay, Belle, veullies moy retenir
Rore, Mon petit coeur
Agricola, Fortuna Desperata
Binchois, Triste plaisir et douloureuse joye
des Prez, Déploration de Johannes Ockeghem: "Nymphes des boys"
Episcopius, Ludovicus, Ghequetst ben ic van binnen
Janequin, Toutes les nuits
Jessica Eucker, Soprano
Charlotte Osborn, Soprano
Tristram Cooke, Countertenor
Matthew O'Keeffe, Countertenor
Oliver Doyle, Tenor
William Wallis, Tenor
Joachim Sabbat, Bass
Chris Jeanes, Bass
Peter Martin, Lute
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden

BBC Concert Orchestra
BBC Concert Orchestra
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Sibelius, Finlandia, symphonic poem for orchestra, Op.26
Glazunov, Concerto in E flat major for alto saxophone and string orchestra, Op.109
Monti, Czardas
Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, Op.46
Jenkins, Palladio
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Milhaud, Scaramouche, Suite for Saxophone and Piano
Bizet, Carmen Suite no. 1
BBC Concert Orchestra
Rumon Gamba, Conductor
Jess Gillam, Saxophone
Thomas Gould, Violin
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

Norrington Conducts Schumann
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Schumann, Symphony no. 4 in D minor, Op.120
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 4 in D major, K218
Schumann, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major 'Rhenish', Op.97
Sir Roger Norrington, Conductor
Francesca Dego, Violin
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Symphonic Pop
Symphonic Pop
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Nick Davies, Conductor
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 1 in C major, Op.15
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Juanjo Mena, Conductor
Javier Perianes, Piano
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

St Albans Cathedral, St Albans

The Sixteen: Monteverdi's Vespers of 1610
The Sixteen: Monteverdi's Vespers of 1610
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Monteverdi, Vespro della Beata Vergine "Vespers of the Blessed Virgin" (1610)
The Sixteen
The Orchestra of The Sixteen
Harry Christophers, Conductor
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30
Clara Schumann 200th Anniversary Festival: Clara & Robert
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Schumann, Myrthen: Widmung, Op.25 no.1
Schumann, Myrthen: Der Nussbaum, Op.25 no.3
Schumann, Myrthen: Die Lotosblume, Op.25 no.7
Schumann, Myrthen: Lied der Braut I, Op.25 no.11
Schumann, Myrthen: Lied der Braut II, Op.25 no.12
Schumann, Myrthen: Aus den östlichen Rosen. Op.25 no.25
Schumann, Myrthen: Zum Schluss, Op.25 no.26
Schumann, Liebesfrühling, nach Gedichten von Friedrich Rückert, op.37
Schumann C., Variations Op.20
Chopin, Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op.23
Beethoven, An die ferne Geliebte, Op.98
Schumann, Fantasy in C major for piano, Op.17
Mhairi Lawson, Soprano
James Newby, Baritone
Eugene Asti, Piano
Mishka Rushdie Momen, Piano
Gamal Khamis, Piano
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30
Chetham's at 50

Stoller Hall, Manchester

Songs for New Life and Love
Songs for New Life and Love
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Schumann, Frauenliebe und -leben, Op.42
Mahler, Kindertotenlieder
Grime, Bright Travellers
Ruby Hughes, Soprano
Joseph Middleton, Piano
Sat 23 Feb at 20:00

Holy Trinity Church, Claygate

Oxshott & Cobham Music Society - Patrons Concert
Oxshott & Cobham Music Society - Patrons Concert
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Schubert, Piano Sonata in A minor, D.845
Mozart, Adagio in B minor for keyboard, K540
Mozart, Minuet in D major for Keyboard, K355 (K576b)
Mozart, Kleine Gigue in G for Keyboard, K574
Debussy, Préludes, Bk 1: selection
Debussy, L'Isle joyeuse, Op.26
Tyler Hay, Piano
Sat 23 Feb at 20:00

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Vivaldi Four Seasons by Candlelight
Vivaldi Four Seasons by Candlelight
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Mozart, Divertimento in D major, "Salzburg Symphony" K136 (K125a)
Pachelbel, Canon in D major
Purcell, Chaconne in G Minor, Z 730
Mozart, Divertimento in F, "Salzburg Symphony no. 3", K138 (K125c)
Vivaldi, The Four Seasons (Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione), Op.8 no. 1-4
Brandenburg Sinfonia
Benjamin Giddens, Director
Feb 23 mat, eve, 26, 27, 28, Mar 01, 02 mat, eve

Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham

Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast (David Bintley)
Birmingham Royal Ballet
Feb 23

University of Manchester, Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama, Manchester

MUMS Opera L'enfant et les sortileges
Ravel, L'Enfant et les sortilèges
Hugh Morris, Conductor
Sophie Crawford, Director
Kate Gabriel, The Child
Alysia Hanshaw, Princess
Hebe Church, Mother, Cat (female), Shepherd
Helena Stanway, China Cup, Dragonfly, The armchair
Grace Gammell, Shepherdess, Bat
Freya Parry, Owl, Fire
Louise Pidoux, Nightingale
Hannah Mackinlay, Squirrel
Jonny Hill, Chair, Cat (male)
Edmund Philips, Tree
Zahid Siddiqui, Wedgwood teapot, Little old man
Jack McCartney, Clock, Tree frog
Feb 23, 24, 25

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

Tanztheater Wuppertal: Bon Voyage Bob (Alan Lucien Øyen)
Bon Voyage Bob
Tanztheater Wuppertal
Feb 23, 28, Mar 02, 07

The London Coliseum, London

Akhnaten
Glass, Akhnaten
English National Opera
Karen Kamensek, Conductor
Phelim McDermott, Director
Tom Pye, Set Designer
Kevin Pollard, Costume Designer
Anthony Roth Costanzo, Akhnaten
Katie Stevenson, Nefertiti
Rebecca Bottone, Queen Tye
James Cleverton, Horemhab
Keel Watson, Aye
Colin Judson, High Priest Amon
Zachary James, Scribe
Charlotte Beament, Soprano
Hazel McBain, Soprano
Rosie Lomas, Soprano
Martha Jones, Soprano
Angharad Lyddon, Mezzo-soprano
Chorus of English National Opera
English National Opera Orchestra
Bruno Poet, Lighting Designer
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30 and 19:30

St Mary's Cathedral, Glasgow

Amicus orchestra - Inspired by Leipzig
Bach, Christ lag in Todesbanden - Cantata, BWV4 (arranged Stokowski)
Vivaldi, Cello Concerto in D minor, RV 405
Bach, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme - chorale prelude in E Flat Major, BWV645 (arranged Stokowski)
Vivaldi, Cello Concerto in G major, RV Anh. 146 (formerly RV 415)
Bach, Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV147: Jesu bleibet meine Fruede (Jesu, joy of man's desiring) (arranged Stokowski)
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Christian Elliott, Cello
Christopher George, Conductor
Feb 23 mat, eve, 27, Mar 01, 02, 22, 25, 30 mat, eve, Apr 01, 03, 04

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Don Quixote
Don Quixote (Marius Petipa, Carlos Acosta)
Royal Ballet
Martin Yates, Conductor
Tim Hatley, Set Designer
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Marianela Núñez, Dancer
Vadim Muntagirov, Dancer
Ryoichi Hirano, Dancer
Laura Morera, Dancer
Fumi Kaneko, Dancer
Anna Rose O'Sullivan, Dancer
Christopher Saunders, Dancer
Gina Storm-Jensen, Dancer
Gary Avis, Dancer
Bennet Gartside, Dancer
Feb 23 mat, eve, 24 mat, eve, 26, 27, 28, Mar 01, 02 mat, eve, 03 mat, eve, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09 mat, eve

Sadler's Wells: Peacock Theatre, London

Cirque Eloize: Hotel
Hotel (Cirque Éloize)
Cirque Éloize
Feb 23

Lyric Theatre, Belfast

Sweeney Todd
Sondheim, Sweeney Todd
Northern Ireland Opera
Sinead Hayes, Conductor
Walter Sutcliffe, Director
Dorota Karolczak, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Steven Page, Sweeney Todd
Julie Mullins, Mrs Lovett
Richard Croxford, Beadle Bamford
Mark O'Regan, Judge Turpin
Jack Wolfe, Tobias
Elaine Harty, Beggar Woman
John Porter, Anthony Hope
Jessica Hackett, Joanna
Matt Cavan, Pirelli
Feb 23

Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

Un ballo in maschera
New production
Verdi, Un ballo in maschera
Carlo Rizzi, Conductor
David Pountney, Director
Raimund Bauer, Set Designer
Marie-Jeanne Lecca, Costume Designer
Gwyn Hughes Jones, Riccardo
Roland Wood, Renato
Mary Elizabeth Williams, Amelia
Sara Fulgoni, Ulrica
Julie Martin du Theil, Oscar
Jihoon Kim, Samuel
Tristan Hambleton, Tom
Gareth Dafydd Morris, Judge
Jason Howard, Silvano
Fabrice Kebour, Lighting Designer
Chorus of Welsh National Opera
Orchestra of Welsh National Opera
Michael Spenceley, Choirmaster / chorus director
Feb 23

The Barn at Bury Court, Farnham

Aurora
Mosley, Aurora
Bury Court Opera
Noah Mosley, Conductor
Aylin Bozok, Director
Holly Pigott, Set Designer
Isolde Roxby, Aurora
Dominic Bowe, Prince
Katherine Aitken, Wild Woman
Andrew Tipple, King
Jean-Max Lattemann, Big Mountain Witch
Magid El-Bushra, Prince, Owl
Ben Pickersgill, Lighting Designer
Sat 23 Feb at 13:30

Magdalen College Chapel, Oxford

Manus Noble
Programme to be announced
Manus Noble, Guitar
Sat 23 Feb at 19:00

St Stephen's Church, Gloucester Road, London

University of London Symphony Orchestra: Vaughan Williams & Ravel
Vaughan Williams, The Wasps: overture
Ravel, Ma Mère l'Oye (Mother Goose)
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 6 in E minor
University of London Symphony Orchestra
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

St Ann's Church, Manchester

Chopin & Champagne by Candlelight | February “Sonata No. 3, Berceuse”
Chopin, Impromptu Fantasie in C sharp minor, Op.66
Chopin, Waltz no. 14 in E minor (posthumous)
Chopin, Variations brillantes in B flat major on "je vends des scapulaires", Op.12
Chopin, Berceuse in D flat major, Op.57
Chopin, Nocturne no. 19 in E minor, Op.72 no.1
Chopin, Mazurka in C sharp minor, Op.41 no.1
Chopin, Piano Sonata no. 3 in B minor, Op.58
Chopin, Ecossaise in D flat major, Op.72 no.5
Chopin, Ecossaise in D major, Op.72 no.3
Chopin, Ecossaise in G major, Op.72 no.4
Warren Mailley-Smith, Piano
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Farnham Methodist Church, Farnham

Violin Sonatas in Farnham - TBS concert
Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 5 in F major "Fruhling (Spring)", Op.24
Beethoven, Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. 2 in F major, Op.50
Pärt, Fratres
Franck, Violin Sonata in A major
Elizabeth Cooney, Violin
Rhind Alison, Piano
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Schumann/Robin Holloway/Valentin Silvestrov
Schumann, Overture, Scherzo and Finale in E major, Op.52
Holloway, Trumpet Concerto (World première)
Silvestrov, Symphony no. 5
Håkan Hardenberger, Trumpet
BBC Philharmonic
John Storgårds, Conductor
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Plymouth University: The House, Plymouth

Gala Concert
Works by Baltas
Gimenes Lampedusa, Forking Paths
Miranda, Lampedusa
BBC Singers
Nicholas Chalmers, Conductor
Kaz Rahman, Visual artist
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

Trio Zimmermann
Schoenberg, String Trio, Op.45
Bach, Goldberg Variations, BWV988 (arr. Trio Zimmermann)
Trio Zimmermann
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Lancaster Priory, Lancaster

Mary's Hand
Bussey, Mary's Hand
McCaldin Arts
Clare McCaldin, Mezzo-soprano
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Stapleford Granary, Cambridge

Living Notes - Opus Ones
Causton, Notturno
Anderson, The Bearded Lady for piano and clarinet
Anderson, Van Gogh Blue
Works by Lisney
Britten, Sinfonietta, Op.1
Cambridge University New Music Ensemble
Sat 23 Feb at 19:30

Hull City Hall, Hull

Hull Philharmonic Orchestra
Weber, Der Freischütz: overture
Schumann, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.54
Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "Eroica", Op.55
James Hendry, Conductor
Richard Uttley, Piano
Hull Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 23 Feb at 20:00

Invisible Wind Factory, Liverpool

Black Angels
Crumb, Black Angels
Schubert, String Quartet no. 14 "Death and the Maiden" in D minor, D.810
Rakhi Singh, Violin
Eva Thorarinsdottir, Violin
Ruth Gibson, Viola
Nicholas Trygstad, Cello
Manchester Collective
Sun 24 Feb at 10:30, 10:30 and 12:00

Purcell Room, London

© binomi, Takayo Akiama
OAE TOTS: A World of Celebration
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Kids event
Sun 24 Feb at 11:00
Sunday Piano Series - Sasha Grynyuk
Sunday Piano Series - Sasha Grynyuk
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Beethoven, Seven Bagatelles for piano, Op.33
Mozart, Piano Sonata in D major, K311 (K284c)
Rachmaninov, 13 Preludes, Op.32 (selection)
Sasha Grynyuk, Piano
Sun 24 Feb at 11:30
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment – Cosmic Dawn
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment – Cosmic Dawn
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Bach, Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern - Cantata, BWV1
Rowan Pierce, Soprano
Nick Pritchard, Tenor
Dingle Yandell, Bass
Sun 24 Feb at 11:30
Clara Schumann 200th Anniversary Festival: Clara & Brahms
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Brahms, Piano Trio no. 3 in C minor, Op.101
Schumann C., Piano Trio in G minor, Op.17
Busch Trio
Mathieu van Bellen, Violin
Ori Epstein, Cello
Omri Epstein, Piano
Sun 24 Feb at 14:30

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Haydn Variations
Haydn Variations
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Brahms, Variations on a Theme by Haydn in B flat major, Op.56a
Wagner, Wesendonck-Lieder
Schubert, Symphony in D major, D.936a: Andante
Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A major, Op.92
Jennifer Johnston, Mezzo-soprano
Carlos Kalmar, Conductor
Sun 24 Feb at 15:00

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden

Postponed: Paul Lewis
Postponed: Paul Lewis
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Haydn, Piano Sonata in E minor Hob XVI:34
Brahms, Three Intermezzi for Piano, Op.117
Beethoven, 33 variations for piano in C major 'Diabelli Variations', Op.120
Paul Lewis, Piano
Sun 24 Feb at 15:00

Bournemouth Pavilion, Bournemouth

Natural Beauty
Natural Beauty
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Mendelssohn, Hebrides Overture "Fingal's Cave", Op.26
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Dvořák, Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
Ning Feng, Violin
Michael Seal, Conductor
Sun 24 Feb at 15:30
Clara Schumann 200th Anniversary Festival: The Mendelssohn Connection
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Brahms, Meine liebe ist grün, Op.63 no.5
Brahms, Junge Lieder II: Wenn um den Holunder, Op.63 no.6
Mendelssohn, Die Liebende schreibt
Mendelssohn, Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song), Op.34 no.2
Mendelssohn, Neue Liebe: In dem Mondenschein im Walde, Op.19a no.4
Mendelssohn, Nachtlied, Op.71 no.6
Mendelssohn, Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Op.62
Mendelssohn, Allegro Brillant, Op.92
Mhairi Lawson, Soprano
Eugene Asti, Piano
Mishka Rushdie Momen, Piano
Gamal Khamis, Piano
Sun 24 Feb at 16:00
Chetham's at 50

Stoller Hall, Manchester

Circle of Song: Vocal Weekend Closing Recital
Circle of Song: Vocal Weekend Closing Recital
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Schumann, Liederkreis, Op.39
Works by Mendelssohn-Hensel
Works by Schumann C.
Works by Mahler
Works by Britten
Marcus Farnsworth, Baritone
Ruby Hughes, Soprano
Joseph Middleton, Piano
Sun 24 Feb at 17:00

Guildhall School of Music & Drama: Milton Court Hall, London

© Dana van Leeuwen
Lucie Horsch & Richard Egarr
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Vivaldi, Recorder Concerto in C major, RV 443 (Arranged in G major for Recorder)
Bach, Keyboard Concerto no. 3 in D major, BWV1054
Sammartini, Recorder Concerto in F major
Bach, St Matthew Passion, BWV244: Erbarme dich mein Gott
Bach, Oboe Concerto in D minor, BWV1059R (Arranged for Recorder)
Bach, Keyboard Concerto no. 7 in G minor, BWV1058
Vivaldi, Flute Concerto in G minor, Op.10 no. 2, RV 439 "La notte”
Lucie Horsch, Recorder
Richard Egarr, Harpsichord
Academy of Ancient Music
Sun 24 Feb at 18:30
Schoenberg, Pierrot Lunaire
Ravel, Miroirs: Oiseaux tristes
Webern, Four Pieces, Op.7
Bach, Cello suite no. 3 in C major, BWV1009
Berio, O King, for eight voices and orchestra
Brahms, Seven Fantasies for Piano, Op.116 (Mvt II: Intermezzo in A minor)
Alluna Ensemble
Sun 24 Feb at 18:30
Consone Quartet with Gillian Keith
Consone Quartet with Gillian Keith
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Schubert, String Quartet no. 4 in C major, D.46
Schubert (arr. Randle), Lieder incl. Die abgeblühte Linde, Der Jüngling an der Quelle, Das Mädchen, Die Männer sind Méchant, Die Liebe hat gelogen, and Du bist die Ruh
Works by Fanny & Felix Mendelssohn
Mendelssohn, String Quartet no. 2 in A minor, Op.13
Consone Quartet
Gillian Keith, Soprano
Sun 24 Feb at 19:30
© Benjamin Suomela
Salonen and Bartók Concertos
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Sibelius, The Oceanides symphonic poem for orchestra, (Aallottaret) Op.73
Salonen, Cello Concerto
Bartók, Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Truls Mørk, Cello
Sun 24 Feb at 19:30
Clara Schumann 200th Anniversary Festival: Clara & Joachim
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Schumann C., Three Romances for violin and piano Op.22
Schumann, Brahms, Dietrich, F-A-E Sonata
Brahms, Vier ernste Gesänge (Four Serious Songs), Op.121
Stephan Loges, Bass-baritone
Eugene Asti, Piano
Mathieu van Bellen, Violin
Omri Epstein, Piano
Feb 24, Mar 17 mat, eve, Apr 14 mat, eve, May 05 mat, eve

Charterhouse, Charterhouse Square, London

London Handel Players at the Charterhouse
Handel, Other (Handel and his contemporaries)
London Handel Players
Feb 24, 27, Mar 01

Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

The Magic Flute
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) (Sung in English)
Damian Iorio, Conductor
Dominic Cooke, Director
Julian Crouch, Set Designer
Kevin Pollard, Costume Designer
Ben Johnson, Tamino
Anita Watson, Pamina
Anna Siminska, Queen of the Night
Mark Stone, Papageno
Gareth Brynmor John, Papageno
James Platt, Sarastro
Jennifer Davis, First Lady
Kezia Bienek, Second Lady
Emma Carrington, Third Lady
Phillip Rhodes, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Claire Hampton, Papagena
Joe Roche, First Armoured Man
Simon Crosby Buttle, First Priest
Howard Kirk, Monostatos
Laurence Cole, Second Armoured Man
Chorus of Welsh National Opera
Orchestra of Welsh National Opera