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Sat 21 Apr at 15:00, 16:30, 19:00 and 20:30

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden

BBC Radio 3 Big Chamber Day
BBC Radio 3 Big Chamber Day
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Anush Hovhannisyan, Soprano
Caitlin Hulcup, Mezzo-soprano
Alessandro Fisher, Tenor
Ashley Riches, Baritone
Anna Tilbrook, Piano
Apr 21 mat, eve

Barbican Theatre, London

Kenneth MacMillan: Steps Back in Time
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House of Birds (Sir Kenneth MacMillan)
Danses Concertantes (Sir Kenneth MacMillan)
Laiderette (Sir Kenneth MacMillan)
Ballet Black
Lauren Cuthbertson, Dancer
Edward Watson, Dancer
Francesca Hayward, Dancer
Akane Takada, Dancer
Dancers of Scottish Ballet, Dancer
José Alves, Dancer
Benjamin Ella, Dancer
Apr 21

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

Playlist (Track 1, 2) © Laurent Liotardo
Voices of America
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Playlist (Track 1, 2) (William Forsythe)
Approximate Sonata (William Forsythe)
The Cage (Jerome Robbins)
Fantastic Beings (Aszure Barton)
English National Ballet Philharmonic
Aaron Robinson, Dancer
Alina Cojocaru, Dancer
Jurgita Dronina, Dancer
Apr 21

Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge

© Jane Hobson
The Marriage of Figaro
New Production
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) (Sung in English)
Christopher Stark, Conductor
Blanche McIntyre, Director
Neil Irish, Set Designer
Dawid Kimberg, Count Almaviva
Nadine Benjamin, Countess Almaviva
Ross Ramgobin, Figaro
Rachel Redmond, Susanna
Katherine Aitkin, Cherubino
Omar Ebrahim, Doctor Bartolo
Gaynor Keeble, Marcellina
John-Colyn Gyeantey, Don Basilio
Stuart Haycock, Don Curzio
Devon Harrison, Antonio
Abigail Kelly, Barbarina
English Touring Opera Orchestra
Sat 21 Apr at 14:00

Sage One, Gateshead

Musical Inspiration
Musical Inspiration
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Alexandre Bloch, Conductor
Bradley Creswick, Violin
Ruth Rosales, Presenter
Royal Northern Sinfonia
Sat 21 Apr at 18:00

St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, London

Visual Sonorities (dual-art experience) with simultaneously projected interpretative images
Visual Sonorities (dual-art experience) with simultaneously projected interpretative images
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Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition
Rachmaninov, Etudes-tableaux, Op.39
Comito, Francesco, Piano
Anna Bulkina, Piano
Sat 21 Apr at 18:30

Venue Cymru, Llandudno

La forza del destino
La forza del destino
New Production
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Verdi, La forza del destino
Carlo Rizzi, Conductor
David Pountney, Director
Raimund Bauer, Set Designer
Marie-Jeanne Lecca, Costume Designer
Luis Cansino, Don Carlo
Claire Rutter, Leonora
Gwyn Hughes Jones, Don Alvaro
Miklós Sebestyén, Padre Guardiano, Marquis of Calatrava
Justina Gringyte, Preziosilla
Donald Maxwell, Fra Melitone
Alun Rhys-Jenkins, Trabuco
Wyn Pencarreg, Alcalde
Chorus of Welsh National Opera
Orchestra of Welsh National Opera
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

Oundjian Conducts Shastakovich's Leningrad
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Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Leningrad" Op.60
Peter Oundjian, Conductor
Xiayin Wang, Piano

British Museum, London

John Cage's Music of Changes
John Cage's Music of Changes
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Cage, Music of Changes
Francesco Tristano, Piano
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30
London Philharmonic Orchestra: Ode to Beethoven
London Philharmonic Orchestra: Ode to Beethoven
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Hillborg, Homage to Stravinsky
Falik, Requiem for Igor Stravinsky
Beethoven, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.61
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Gil Shaham, Violin
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Southwark Cathedral, London

Vivaldi's Four Seasons by Candlelight
Vivaldi's Four Seasons by Candlelight
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Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons)
Mendelssohn, String Octet in E flat major, Op.20
London Concertante
Ben Norris, Director
Apr 21 mat, eve

Milton Keynes Theatre, Milton Keynes

The Little Mermaid (World Première)
The Little Mermaid (David Nixon)
Northern Ballet
Apr 21

Normansfield Theatre, Teddington

Don Giovanni
Mozart, Don Giovanni (sung in italian)
Instant Opera
Oliver Till, Conductor
João Aboim, Director
Nicholas George, Don Giovanni
Crispin Lewis, Leporello
Emma Dogliani, Donna Anna
Tamara Ravenhill, Donna Elvira
Stephen Holloway, The Commendatore
Sat 21 Apr at 10:00

All Saints Church Pocklington, York

Come and Sing Coronation Anthems
Handel, Coronation Anthems, HWV 258-61
Parry, I was glad
Handel, Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus
Stamford Bridge Singers
Sat 21 Apr at 10:00

Leeds College of Music: The Venue, Leeds

Leeds Lieder Young Artists
Sat 21 Apr at 10:00

Tyndale Baptist Church, Bristol

Come and Sing Messiah - Bristol Choral Society
Handel, Messiah (Come and Sing)
Bristol Choral Society
Hilary Campbell, Director
Sat 21 Apr at 13:00

Leeds College of Music: The Venue, Leeds

Kathryn Rudge & Jonathan Fisher: A Garland of English Song
Howells, King David
Quilter, Three Shakespeare Songs, Op.6
Elgar, Sea Pictures - song cycle for contralto and orchestra, Op.37
Finzi, Let us Garlands Bring
Bridge, Coleridge Settings
Kathryn Rudge, Mezzo-soprano
Jonathan Fisher, Piano
Sat 21 Apr at 14:30

Leeds College of Music: The Venue, Leeds

Masterclass with Sir Thomas Allen
Sat 21 Apr at 17:00

Leeds College of Music: The Venue, Leeds

Leeds Lieder Composers & Poets Showcase
Sat 21 Apr at 18:00

St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London

'Façade: An Entertainment' by William Walton and Edith Sitwell
Miller, Dances (World première)
Walton, Façade
St Cecilia Collective
Rosalind Dobson, Narrator
Richard Miller, Conductor
Sat 21 Apr at 19:00

Our Lady Star of the Sea RC Church, Lowestoft

Handel's Messiah, staged: Lowestoft
Handel, Messiah (Handel's Messiah, staged)
John Ramster, Director
Richard Leach, Conductor
Merry Opera
Sat 21 Apr at 19:00

Church of the Holy Rude, Stirling

50th Anniversary Concert
Charpentier, Te Deum, H.146
Handel, My heart is inditing; Coronation Anthem No. 3, HWV 261
Mozart, Splendente te, Deus, KV Anh. 121
Britten, Psalm CL for children's chorus and instruments, Op.67
Various, Opera Choruses
Stirling University Choir
Alistair Warwick, Conductor
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Leeds Town Hall, Leeds

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Ravel, Mother Goose Suite (Ma Mère l'Oye)
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C major, Op.26
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Harish Shankar, Conductor
Boris Giltburg, Piano
Darius Battiwalla, Organ
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Strauss, Simpson, Shostakovich
Strauss R., Tod und Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration), Op.24
Simpson, Cello Concerto (World premiere)
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 1 in F minor, Op.10
BBC Philharmonic
Clemens Schuldt, Conductor
Leonard Elschenbroich, Cello
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Dorking Halls, Dorking

Alexei Grynyuk Piano - Dorking Concertgoers
Bach, Partita no. 1 in B flat major, BWV825
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 23 in F minor 'Appassionata', Op.57
Chopin, Nocturne no. 3 in B major, Op.9 no.3
Chopin, Polonaise no. 6 in A flat major, "Heroic," Op.53
Chopin, Andante spianato et Grande Polonaise brillante, Op.22
Liszt, Années de pèlerinage, Deuxième année, Italie: Sonetto del Petrarca no. 123, S 161 no. 6
Liszt, Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 in C sharp minor, S 244/2 (arranged by Vladimir Horowitz)
Alexei Grynyuk, Piano
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Royal Choral Society – Fauré, Bernstein, Copland
Fauré, Requiem, Op.48
Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Copland, Appalachian Spring: Suite
Fauré, Cantique de Jean Racine
Royal Choral Society
London Mozart Players
Richard Cooke, Conductor
Zoe Brown, Soprano
Dominic Sedgwick, Baritone
Tom Lilburn, Countertenor
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

St Andrews Church, Farnham

TBS: Farnham Sinfonia plays Haydn, Mozart, Arnold
Haydn, Symphony no. 44 in E minor "Mourning" (Trauersymphonie)
Mozart, Symphony no. 1 in E flat major, K16
Arnold, Concerto for Flute and Strings no. 1, Op.45
Arnold, Flute Concerto no. 2
Susan Milan, Flute
Matthew Taylor, Conductor
Farnham Sinfonia
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

St Albans Cathedral, St Albans

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
St Albans Choral Society
Orchestra Nova
George Vass, Conductor
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Anvil, Basingstoke, Basingstoke

Verdi Requiem
Verdi, Messa da Requiem
Newbury Choral Society
Billingshurst Choral Society
Cathal Garvey, Conductor
London Ulysses Orchestra
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Leeds College of Music: The Venue, Leeds

Matthew Rose & Malcolm Martineau: Schubert Schwanengesang
Schubert, Schwanengesang D.957
Matthew Rose, Bass
Malcolm Martineau, Piano
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Wiltshire Music Centre, Bradford on Avon

Westminster Chamber Orchestra/Cordelia Williams
Holst, St Paul's Suite, Op.29 no.2
Tchaikovsky, Elegy for String Orchestra in G major
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 12 in A, K414 (K385p)
Respighi, Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite no.3
Nielsen, Little Suite in A minor for string orchestra, Op.1
Westminster Chamber Orchestra
Cordelia Williams, Piano
Peter Davis, Conductor
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London

Bach Motets
Schütz, Herr, unser Herrscher
Schütz, Passion Motet Cycle
Bach, Kyrie in F Major, BWV233a
Bach, Fürchte dich nicht - motet, BWV228
Bach, Jesu, meine Freude - motet, BWV227
de Lassus, Musica Dei donum
de Lassus, Ave Verum Corpus
de Lassus, Laetentur coeli
Bach, Lobet den Herrn alle Heiden (Psalm 117) - motet, BWV230
Ripieno Choir
Tatty Theo, Cello
Jan Zahourek, Double Bass
Carolyn Gibley, Organ
David Hansell, Conductor
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

Venera Gimadieva
Glière, Wake up, child! Op.50 no. 2
Glière, Rusalka Op.52 no. 8
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nimfa, words by Maykov, Op.56 no.1
Rimsky-Korsakov, Summer Night's Dream (Son v letnjuju noch') Op.56 no. 2
Rimsky-Korsakov, Enslaved by the rose, the nightingale, (Vostochnyj romans) words by Kol'tsov, Op.2 no.2
Tchaikovsky, Dumka - Russian rustic scene in C minor for piano, Op.59
Tchaikovsky, Tell me, what in the shade of the branches, Op.57. no.1
Tchaikovsky, Cradle song, Op.16 no.1
Tchaikovsky, O Child Beneath my Window, Op.63 no.6
Tchaikovsky, Pimpinella, Op.38 no.6
Glière, We will live Op.28 no. 5
Rachmaninov, Sing not to me, beautiful maiden (Ne poy krasavitsa pri mne), Op.4 no.4
Rachmaninov, Prelude in C sharp minor for piano, Op.3 no.2
Rachmaninov, A dream, (Son) Op.8 no.5
Rachmaninov, Daisies, Op.38 no.3
Rachmaninov, They replied, Op.21 no.4
Rachmaninov, At the night is my garden, Op.38 no.1
Rachmaninov, A passing breeze, Op.34 no.4
Rachmaninov, The pied piper, Op.38 no.4
Scriabin, Etude in D sharp minor, Op.8 no.12
Prokofiev, True tenderness Op.27 no. 2
Prokofiev, Greetings Op.27 no. 4
Prokofiev, Chatterbox Op.68 no. 1
Scriabin, Etude in C sharp minor, Op.42 no.5
Banevich, The Story of Kay and Gerda: Song of Gerda
Venera Gimadieva, Soprano
Pavel Nebolsin, Piano
Sat 21 Apr at 19:30

Nordic Church and Cultural Centre, Liverpool

Liverpool String Quartet | Schubert's "Death and the Maiden"
Puccini, Crisantemi
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 4 in C minor, Op.18 no.4
Schubert, String Quartet no. 14 "Death and the Maiden" in D minor, D.810
Roisin Walters, Violin
Sarah Hill, Violin
Daniel Sanxis, Viola
Nick Byrne, Cello
Liverpool String Quartet
Apr 22

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

© Jim Hinson
The Hallé - Brahms' First Symphony
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Wagner, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Prelude to Act 1
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Nicholas Collon, Conductor
Augustin Hadelich, Violin
Apr 22, 25

Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds

Salome
Strauss R., Salome (Concert performance)
Sir Richard Armstrong, Conductor
Jennifer Holloway, Salome
Katarina Karnéus, Herodias
Robert Hayward, Jochanaan
Arnold Bezuyen, Herod
Oliver Johnston, Narraboth
Heather Lowe, Herodias's Page
Dean Robinson, 1st Nazarene
Alexander Banfield, 2nd Nazarene
Richard Mosley-Evans, 1st Soldier
Jihoon Kim, 2nd Soldier, 5th Jew
Adrian Dwyer, 1st Jew
John Findon, 2nd Jew
Stuart Laing, 3rd Jew
Nicholas Watts, 4th Jew
Gordon Shaw, Cappadocian
Orchestra of Opera North
Sun 22 Apr at 10:00

Barbican Hall, London

Discovery Day: Tippett
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Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 22 Apr at 11:00
© Kaupo Kikkas
Sunday morning piano series: Martin James Bartlett
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Bach, Partita no. 2 in C minor, BWV826
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 18 in E flat major "Hunt", Op.31 no.3
Prokofiev, Piano Sonata no. 7 in B flat major, Op.83
Martin James Bartlett, Piano
Sun 22 Apr at 15:00

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Mozart’s ‘Jupiter’ Symphony
Mozart’s ‘Jupiter’ Symphony
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Mozart, Serenade no. 13 in G major, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik", K525
Britten, Les Illuminations, for soprano or tenor and strings, Op.18
Bridge, 3 Idylls, for 2 violins, viola and cello, H.67
Mozart, Symphony no. 41 in C major, "Jupiter”, K551
Claire Booth, Soprano
Laura Samuel, Violin
Sun 22 Apr at 15:00

Royal Albert Hall, London

Film Music Gala (matinee)
Film Music Gala (matinee)
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Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
Nick Davies, Conductor
Tommy Pearson, Presenter

British Museum, London

From Isfahan to Versailles: Persia, the Ottoman court and French Baroque music
From Isfahan to Versailles: Persia, the Ottoman court and French Baroque music
Works by Marais
Works by Cantemir
Ensemble Constantinople
Sun 22 Apr at 18:30
Haydn, String Quartet no. 60 in G major, Op.76 no.1, Hob III:75
Bartók, String Quartet no. 2 in A minor, Sz.67, Op.17
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, "Serioso", Op.95
Benyounes Quartet
Sun 22 Apr at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Tippett's The Rose Lake
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Tippett, The Rose Lake
Mahler, Symphony no. 10 in F sharp major (completed Cooke)
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 22 Apr at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

Film Music Gala (evening)
Film Music Gala (evening)
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Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
Nick Davies, Conductor
Tommy Pearson, Presenter
Sun 22 Apr at 10:00

Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College, Oxford

Folk Singer Cushion Concerts
Kids event
Sun 22 Apr at 11:00

Leeds College of Music, Recital Room, Leeds

Lieder for Little'uns: Stories in Song
Kids event
Sun 22 Apr at 13:00

Leeds College of Music: The Venue, Leeds

Nick Pritchard & Ian Tindale: Kidane world premiere
Works by Kidane
Schumann, Liederkreis, Op.24
Britten, Winter Words for soprano or tenor and piano, Op.52
Nicholas Pritchard, Tenor
Ian Tindale, Piano
Sun 22 Apr at 15:00

Leeds College of Music: The Venue, Leeds

Masterclass with Malcolm Martineau
Sun 22 Apr at 15:00

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Czech National Symphony Orchestra with Pavel Kolesnikov
Schubert, Symphony no. 8 in B minor "Unfinished", D.759
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, Op.58
Dvořák, Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Ben Palmer, Conductor
Pavel Kolesnikov, Piano
Sun 22 Apr at 15:00

St Peter and St Paul Church, Swaffham

Handel's Messiah, staged: Swaffham
Handel, Messiah (Handel's Messiah, staged)
John Ramster, Director
Richard Leach, Conductor