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Thu 5 Oct at 19:30

Hull City Hall, Hull

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: Last Night of the Proms
Sibelius, Karelia Suite: Intermezzo
Bizet, Carmen: "Habanera", L'amour est un oiseau rebelle
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492: Voi che sapete
Arne, Rule Britannia
Parry, Jerusalem
Elgar, Enigma Variations: Nimrod
Hilary Davan Wetton, Conductor
Annie Gill, Contralto
Fri 6 Oct at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

Symphonic Queen
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Ken Bruce, Presenter
Capital Voices, Vocals
Matthew Freeman, Conductor
Tue 10 Oct at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

James Fountain performs Haydn
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Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61: Nocturne
Haydn, Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, Hob VIIe:1
Beethoven, Symphony no. 6 in F major "Pastoral", Op.68
Christoph Altstaedt, Conductor
Fountain, James, Trumpet
Wed 11 Oct at 19:30

Cambridge Corn Exchange, Cambridge

Daniel Kharitonov performs Beethoven
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Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream: overture, Op.21
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, Op.58
Dvořák, Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
Christoph Altstaedt, Conductor
Daniel Kharitonov, Piano
Sun 15 Oct at 19:30

Royal & Derngate, Northampton

The Royal Philharmonic perform Malcolm Arnold's compelling Symphony No.5, and a World Premiere film soundtrack
Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Arnold, The Bridge on the River Kwai
Arnold, Film music from Heroes of Telemark (World Premiere)
Arnold, Symphony no. 5, Op.74
John Gibbons, Conductor
Arta Arnicane, Piano
Tue 24 Oct at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

City of London Choir performs Haydn's 'Creation Mass'
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Haydn, Te Deum in C, for the Empress Marie Therese
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 22 in E flat, K482
Haydn, Mass no. 13 in B flat major, “Creation Mass”, Hob XXII:13
Hilary Davan Wetton, Conductor
City of London Choir
Llŷr Williams, Piano
Laura Mitchell, Soprano
Anna Harvey, Mezzo-soprano
Daniel Norman, Tenor
Edward Grint, Baritone
Wed 25 Oct at 19:30

Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe

Janina Fialkowska performs Chopin
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Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream: overture, Op.21
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Vaughan Williams, The Wasps: overture
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Barry Wordsworth, Conductor
Janina Fialkowska, Piano
Thu 26 Oct at 19:30

St Paul's Cathedral, London

John Rutter conducts Fauré's Requiem
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Tallis, Hymn Tune (Arr. John Rutter)
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Rutter, Visions
Rutter, Hymn to the Creator of Light
Fauré, Requiem, Op.48
Kerson Leong, Violin
Matthew Brook, Bass-baritone
Temple Church Choir
The Bach Choir
John Rutter, Conductor
Fri 27 Oct at 19:30
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra with Barry Wordsworth and Mark Bebbington
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Elgar, Cockaigne (In London Town) - overture for orchestra, Op.40
Ireland, Piano Concerto
Holst, The Planets, Op.32
Barry Wordsworth, Conductor
Mark Bebbington, Piano
Cantamus Girls' Choir
Sun 29 Oct at 15:00

Royal Albert Hall, London

Symphonic Star Wars
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Williams, Film music from Star Wars
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: The Phantom Menace - IV: Duel of the Fates
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: The Imperial March
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope: Cantina Band
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Princess Leia's theme
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi - Parade of the Ewoks
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi - The Forest Battle
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope: Here They Come
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Throne Room & End Titles
Stephen Bell, Conductor
Marc Silk, Presenter
Sun 29 Oct at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

Symphonic Star Wars
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Williams, Film music from Star Wars
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: The Phantom Menace - IV: Duel of the Fates
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: The Imperial March
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope: Cantina Band
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Princess Leia's theme
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi - Parade of the Ewoks
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi - The Forest Battle
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope: Here They Come
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: Throne Room & End Titles
Stephen Bell, Conductor
Marc Silk, Presenter
Tue 31 Oct at 19:30

Ipswich Regent Theatre, Ipswich

From Russia with Love
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Borodin, Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake: Act III
Mussorgsky, Night on Bare Mountain
Rimsky-Korsakov, Capriccio espagnol, Op.34
Khachaturian, Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Tchaikovsky, 1812 Festival overture in E flat major, Op.49
Stephen Bell, Conductor
Danny Driver, Piano
Wed 1 Nov at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Mark Bebbington performs John Ireland
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Vaughan Williams, The Wasps: overture
Ireland, Piano Concerto
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Barry Wordsworth, Conductor
Mark Bebbington, Piano
Duncan Riddell, Violin
Thu 2 Nov at 19:30

Cambridge Corn Exchange, Cambridge

Janina Fialkowska performs Chopin
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Beethoven, Coriolan overture, Op.62
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Vaughan Williams, The Wasps: overture
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Barry Wordsworth, Conductor
Janina Fialkowska, Piano
Fri 3 Nov at 19:30

The Hexagon, Reading

Classical Music Alive in Reading
Elgar, Cockaigne (In London Town) - overture for orchestra, Op.40
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Holst, The Planets, Op.32
Barry Wordsworth, Conductor
Duncan Riddell, Violin
Sat 4 Nov at 19:30

New Theatre, Oxford

The Music of John Williams
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Stephen Bell, Conductor
Tommy Pearson, Presenter
Tamas Andras, Violin
Tue 7 Nov at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Myths and Fairytales I: Leonard Elschenbroich performs Tchaikovsky
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Tchaikovsky, Sleeping Beauty: Suite
Tchaikovsky, Variations on a Rococo Theme in A major, for cello and orchestra, Op.33
Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
Alexander Shelley, Conductor
Leonard Elschenbroich, Cello
Thu 9 Nov at 19:30

Hull City Hall, Hull

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Tchaikovsky, Sleeping Beauty: Suite
Tchaikovsky, Variations on a Rococo Theme in A major, for cello and orchestra, Op.33
Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
Alexander Shelley, Conductor
Leonard Elschenbroich, Cello
Sat 11 Nov at 19:30

Swindon Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

Here Come the Classics
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Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite: Morning
Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream: overture, Op.21
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Schubert, Rosamunde, Princess of Cyprus: ballet music
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85 (Third Movement)
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64 (Fourth Movement)
John Rigby, Conductor
Jonathan Ayling, Cello
Laurence Davies, French horn
Sun 12 Nov at 19:30

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Here Come the Classics
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Strauss II, Blue Danube Waltz, (An der schönen blauen Donau), Op.314
Grieg, Peer Gynt (Selection)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Mozart, Horn Concerto no. 4 in E flat major, K495
Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a: excerpts
John Rigby, Conductor
Duncan Riddell, Violin
Laurence Davies, French horn
Wed 15 Nov at 19:30

G Live, Guildford

Elizabeth Sombart performs Chopin
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Schumann, Overture, Scherzo and Finale in E major, Op.52
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Beethoven, Symphony no. 6 in F major "Pastoral", Op.68
Christoph Altstaedt, Conductor
Elizabeth Sombart, Piano
Mon 20 Nov at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

Let's Face The Music: A Tribute To The Great Musicals
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Armstrong, Alexander, Voice
Anna-Jane Casey, Voice
Celinde Schoenmaker, Voice
Tompsett, Oliver, Voice
ArtsEd Ensemble
Richard Balcombe, Conductor
Wed 22 Nov at 19:30

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Romantic Classics
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Beethoven, Coriolan overture, Op.62
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 6 in D major
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Mathieu Herzog, Conductor
Francesca Dego, Violin
Thu 23 Nov at 19:30

Hawth Theatre, Crawley

Francesca Dego performs Bruch
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Mozart, Don Giovanni, K527: overture
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 6 in D major
Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Dvořák, Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
Mathieu Herzog, Conductor
Francesca Dego, Violin
Fri 24 Nov at 19:30

Marina Theatre, Lowestoft

The Music of John Williams
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Anthony Weeden, Conductor
Tommy Pearson, Presenter
Sun 26 Nov at 19:30

Royal & Derngate, Northampton

Francesca Dego performs Bruch
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Beethoven, Coriolan overture, Op.62
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 6 in D major
Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Mathieu Herzog, Conductor
Francesca Dego, Violin
Tue 28 Nov at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Alexandra Dariescu performs Grieg
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Enescu, Romanian Rhapsody no. 1 in A major, Op.11
Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Lipatti, Concertino in Classic Style, Op.3
Tchaikovsky, Francesca da Rimini, Symphonic Fantasia in E minor, Op.32
Cristian Mandeal, Conductor
Alexandra Dariescu, Piano
Wed 6 Dec at 15:00

Royal Albert Hall, London

John Rutter's Christmas Celebration (matinee)
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Andrew Lucas, Organ
The King's Singers
John Rutter, Conductor
Wed 6 Dec at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

John Rutter's Christmas Celebration (evening)
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Andrew Lucas, Organ
The King's Singers
John Rutter, Conductor
Mon 11 Dec at 19:30

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

John Rutter's Christmas Festival
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John Rutter, Conductor
Jonathan Scott, Organ
The King's Singers
Chetham's Chamber Choir
St George's Singers
Wed 13 Dec at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

A Choral Christmas
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Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Howells, A Spotless Rose
Darke, In the Bleak Midwinter
Works by Rutter
Dankworth, Coventry Carol
Traditional, O Little Town of Bethlehem
Traditional, O Come, All ye Faithful
Traditional, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
City of London Choir
Hilary Davan Wetton, Conductor
Roderick Williams, Baritone
Sat 16 Dec at 15:00

Cadogan Hall, London

Christmas Cracker
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Nick Davies, Conductor
Graham Bickley, Voice
Anna-Jane Casey, Voice
Sat 16 Dec at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Christmas Cracker
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Nick Davies, Conductor
Graham Bickley, Voice
Anna-Jane Casey, Voice
Thu 25 Jan 2018 at 20:00

Segerstrom Center for the Arts: Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa

Royal Philharmonic
Respighi, Fountains of Rome (Fontane di Roma)
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 5 in F major, "Egyptian," Op.103
Stravinsky, Petrushka
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
Sun 28 Jan 2018 at 19:30

Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Gautier Capuçon
Debussy, Petite Suite (Arr Büsser)
Haydn, Cello Concerto no. 1 in C major, Hob VIIb:1
Stravinsky, The Firebird
Gautier Capuçon, Cello
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Mon 29 Jan 2018 at 20:00

Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra plays Petrushka
Respighi, Fountains of Rome (Fontane di Roma)
Liszt, Piano Concerto no. 2 in A major, S 125
Stravinsky, Petrushka
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Sat 3 Feb 2018 at 19:30

Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames

Kian Soltani performs Elgar
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Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Rory MacDonald, Conductor
Kian Soltani, Cello
Sun 4 Feb 2018 at 15:00

Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone

Kian Soltani performs Elgar
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Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Rory MacDonald, Conductor
Kian Soltani, Cello
Tue 6 Feb 2018 at 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, London

Ilan Volkov conducts Mahler
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Liszt, Von der Wiege bis zum Grabe (From the Cradle to the grave), Symphonic Poem, S 107
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, Op.58
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Ilan Volkov, Conductor
Pavel Kolesnikov, Piano
Wed 14 Feb 2018 at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

With a Song in my Heart: The Golden Sound of Hollywood
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Louise Dearman, Vocals
Stuart Barr, Conductor
Petroc Trelawny, Presenter
Thu 15 Feb 2018 at 19:30

Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry

Rory Macdonald conducts Dvořák
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Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Rory MacDonald, Conductor
Kian Soltani, Cello
Fri 16 Feb 2018 at 19:30
David Firman, Conductor
Ken Bruce, Presenter
Capital Voices, Vocals
Sun 18 Feb 2018 at 15:00

Royal & Derngate, Northampton

Michael Petrov performs Tchaikovsky
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Beethoven, Egmont, Op.84: Overture
Grieg, Two Elegiac Melodies for string orchestra, Op.34
Tchaikovsky, Variations on a Rococo Theme in A major, for cello and orchestra, Op.33
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 4 in A major "The Italian", Op.90
Rory MacDonald, Conductor
Michael Petrov, Cello
Tue 27 Feb 2018 at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Myths and Fairytales II: Susanne Hou performs Tchaikovsky
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Mussorgsky, Night on Bare Mountain
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Sibelius, Night Ride and Sunrise, Op.55
Khachaturian, Spartacus: Suite
Alexander Shelley, Conductor
Yi-Jia Susanne Hou, Violin
Sun 4 Mar 2018 at 15:00

Cadogan Hall, London

Myths and Fairytales III: Madeleine Shaw performs Wagner
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Humperdinck, Hänsel und Gretel: Overture
Wagner, Wesendonck-Lieder
Grieg, Peer Gynt (Selection)
Alexander Shelley, Conductor
Madeleine Shaw, Mezzo-soprano
Sat 10 Mar 2018 at 11:00

The Hexagon, Reading

Orchestras Live Sound Around Relaxed Concert
Sat 10 Mar 2018 at 19:30

The Hexagon, Reading

Classical Music Alive in Reading
Weber, Euryanthe: Overture
Martucci, Notturno in G flat major, Op.70 no.1
Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F major, Op.102
Dvořák, Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
Christoph Koenig, Conductor
Dmitry Masleev, Piano
Tue 13 Mar 2018 at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Dmitry Masleev performs Shostakovich
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Weber, Euryanthe: Overture
Martucci, Notturno in G flat major, Op.70 no.1
Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F major, Op.102
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, "Pathétique", Op.74
Christoph Koenig, Conductor
Dmitry Masleev, Piano
Wed 14 Mar 2018 at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

Best of Broadway
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David Firman, Conductor
Janson, Cassidy, Vocals
Abbie Osmon, Vocals
Garcia, Adam, Vocals
Henry, Matt, Vocals
Tue 27 Mar 2018 at 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, London

Charles Dutoit conducts Strauss
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Strauss R., Don Juan, symphonic poem, Op.20
Mozart, Symphony no. 35 in D major, "Haffner", K385
Strauss R., Don Quixote, Op.35
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Alban Gerhardt, Cello