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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
Fri 2 Feb 2018 at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Adagio: musique et lumière - Elizabeth Sombart and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492: overture
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 23 in A major, K488
Grieg, Peer Gynt (Selection)
Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Weber, Der Freischütz: overture
Chopin, Klavierkonzert Nr. 2 in f-Moll, Op.21: Larghetto
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 5 in F sharp minor
Elizabeth Sombart, Piano
Pierre Vallet, 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
Wed 4 Apr 2018 at 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, London

Steven Isserlis performs Elgar
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Britten, Peter Grimes, Op.33a: Four Sea Interludes
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Rachmaninov, Symphonic Dances, Op.45
Thomas Dausgaard, Conductor
Steven Isserlis, Cello
Wed 11 Apr 2018 at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Federico Colli performs Rachmaninov
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Smetana, The Bartered Bride: overture
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Dvořák, Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
Alan Buribayev, Conductor
Federico Colli, Piano
Thu 12 Apr 2018 at 19:30

Hull City Hall, Hull

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Smetana, The Bartered Bride: overture
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Alan Buribayev, Conductor
Mark Bebbington, Piano
Fri 13 Apr 2018 at 19:30

Hawth Theatre, Crawley

Mark Bebbington performs Chopin
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Smetana, The Bartered Bride: overture
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Alan Buribayev, Conductor
Mark Bebbington, Piano
Sun 15 Apr 2018 at 19:00

Cadogan Hall, London

Katherine Lacy performs Mozart
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Haydn, Il ritorno di Tobia, Hob XX1:1 : Overture
Haydn, Insanae et vanae curae
Mozart, Clarinet Concerto in A major, K622
Haydn, Mass no. 14 in B flat major, “Harmoniemesse”, Hob XXII:14
Hilary Davan Wetton, Conductor
Katherine Lacy, Clarinet
City of London Choir
Joanne Lunn, Soprano
Marta Fontanals-Simmons, Mezzo-soprano
Daniel Norman, Tenor
Ashley Riches, Baritone
Sat 21 Apr 2018 at 19:30

Victoria Hall, Geneva

Senior Finals
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Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major "Turkish", K219
Prokofiev, Violin Concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.63
Saint-Saëns, Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor, Op.61
Julian Rachlin, Violin
Senior finalists of the Menuhin competition, Violin
Sun 22 Apr 2018 at 17:00

Victoria Hall, Geneva

Closing Gala Concert
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492: overture
Vivaldi, The Four Seasons, Op.8 no.1-4
Kreisler, Three Old Viennese Dances: Liebesfreud
Kreisler, Three Old Viennese Dances: Liebesleid
Vivaldi, L'estro armonico: Concerto for 4 violins in B minor, Op.3 no.10, RV 580
Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Julian Rachlin, Violin, Conductor
Prizewinners of the Menuhin Competition, Violin
Maxim Vengerov, Violin
Soyoung Yoon, Violin
Ilya Gringolts, Violin
Thu 26 Apr 2018 at 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, London

Pinchas Zukerman performs Bruch
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Sibelius, The Swan of Tuonela, Op.22 no.2
Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Elgar, Sospiri for string orchestra and harp, Op.70
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Pinchas Zukerman, Violin
Tue 1 May 2018 at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

Symphonic Rock
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Nick Davies, Conductor
Metro Voices
Ken Bruce, Presenter
Wed 2 May 2018 at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Esther Yoo performs Sibelius
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Górecki, Three pieces in the old style, for string orchestra
Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Michał Nesterowicz, Conductor
Esther Yoo, Violin
Thu 3 May 2018 at 19:30

G Live, Guildford

Esther Yoo performs Sibelius
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Grieg, Holberg Suite for String Orchestra, Op.40
Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Michał Nesterowicz, Conductor
Esther Yoo, Violin
Sat 5 May 2018 at 19:30

Cambridge Corn Exchange, Cambridge

Esther Yoo performs Glazunov
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Grieg, Holberg Suite for String Orchestra, Op.40
Glazunov, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.82
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Michał Nesterowicz, Conductor
Esther Yoo, Violin
Wed 9 May 2018 at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Myths and Fairytales IV: Jayson Gillham performs Chopin
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Dukas, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition
Alexander Shelley, Conductor
Jayson Gillham, Piano
Fri 11 May 2018 at 19:30

Hawth Theatre, Crawley

Jayson Gillham performs Beethoven
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Beethoven, Coriolan overture, Op.62
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, Op.37
Beethoven, Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60
Alexander Shelley, Conductor
Jayson Gillham, Piano
Wed 16 May 2018 at 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, London

Charles Dutoit conducts Stravinsky
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Stravinsky, The Firebird
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Kirill Gerstein, Piano
Fri 18 May 2018 at 20:30
Stravinsky, Scherzo fantastique, Op.3
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 27 in B flat major, K595
Stravinsky, The Firebird
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Radu Lupu, Piano
Thu 31 May 2018 at 11:30

The Hexagon, Reading

RPO Noisy Kids
Zimmer, Pirates of the Caribbean
Wood, Fantasia on British Sea Songs
Coates, By the Sleepy Lagoon
Williams, Film music from Jaws
Steiner Tim, Presenter
Kids event
Thu 31 May 2018 at 19:30

The Hexagon, Reading

Classical Music Alive in Reading
Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Tchaikovsky, Variations on a Rococo Theme in A major, for cello and orchestra, Op.33
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Rory MacDonald, Conductor
Michael Petrov, Cello
Sun 17 Jun 2018 at 15:00

Hawth Theatre, Crawley

Here Come the Classics
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Nick Davies, Conductor
Sat 7 Jul 2018 at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

Symphonic Russia
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Stephen Bell, Conductor
Natasha Paremski, Piano