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Sun 18 Feb at 15:30

St David's Hall, Cardiff

© Zbynek Maderyc
Philharmonia Orchestra
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 1 in C major, Op.15
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor: Finale (Rondo)
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Piotr Anderszewski, Piano
Sun 4 Mar at 19:30
Greta Garbo – Live Screening
Greta Garbo – Live Screening
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Davis, The Divine Woman
Davis, The Mysterious Lady
Tue 6 Mar at 19:30
© The Bach Choir
The Bach Choir: Darkness to Light
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Mahler, Rückertlieder: Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (arr. Gottwald)
Copland, Quiet City for cor anglais, trumpet and strings
Ešenvalds, Passion and Resurrection
Haydn, Mass no. 11 in D Minor “Nelson Mass” or “Missa in Angustiis", Hob XXII:11
The Bach Choir
David Hill, Conductor
Carolyn Sampson, Soprano
Kathryn Rudge, Mezzo-soprano
Andrew Tortise, Tenor
James Platt, Bass
Thu 8 Mar at 19:30

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

© Alamy
Love stories from the silver screen
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Lai, Film music from Love Story
Steiner, Film music from Gone with the Wind
Various, Film music from La La Land
Bernstein, West Side Story: Selections
Jarre, Film music from Dr Zhivago
ABBA, Film music from Mamma Mia
Williams, Film music from Star Wars
Barry, Film music from James Bond
Carl Davis, Conductor
Tue 13 Mar at 19:30

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

La Filarmónica: Heroica
Mendelssohn, Hebrides Overture "Fingal's Cave", Op.26
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 1 in E minor, Op.11
Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "Eroica", Op.55
Sergei Redkin, Piano
Karl-Heinz Steffens, Conductor
Tue 20 Mar at 19:30

Bedford Corn Exchange, Bedford

© Felix Broede
The young Mozart
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Haydn, Symphony no. 47 in G major “Palindrome”
Mozart, Serenade in D, "Haffner", K250 (K248b)
Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay, Violin, Conductor
Wed 21 Mar at 19:45

Anvil, Basingstoke, Basingstoke

© Keith Saunders
Voices of Revolution: Russia 1917
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Mosolov, The Iron Foundry (Zavod), Op.19
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C major, Op.26
Glière, Concerto for coloratura soprano and orchestra, Op.82
Glière, The Red Poppy: Russian Sailors Dance
Behzod Abduraimov, Piano
Ailish Tynan, Soprano
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
Thu 22 Mar at 19:30
© Keith Saunders
Voices of Revolution: Workers & The State
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Mosolov, The Iron Foundry (Zavod), Op.19
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C major, Op.26
Glière, Concerto for coloratura soprano and orchestra, Op.82
Glière, The Red Poppy: Suite
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
Ailish Tynan, Soprano
Behzod Abduraimov, Piano
Sun 25 Mar at 15:00
Brahms, Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115
Brahms, Ein Deutsches Requiem - A German Requiem, Op.45
Karl-Heinz Steffens, Clarinet, Conductor
Elsa Dreisig, Soprano
Michael Kraus, Baritone
Philharmonia Chorus
Sat 7 Apr at 19:30

Bedford Corn Exchange, Bedford

© Ben Ealovega
Tchaikovsky: Symphony no.4
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Brahms, St Anthony Variations
Birchall, Labyrinth for Cello and Orchestra
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op.36
Michael Collins, Conductor
Timothy Walden, Cello
Sun 8 Apr at 19:30

Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, Canterbury

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Love Stories from the Silver Screen
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Lai, Film music from Love Story
Steiner, Film music from Gone with the Wind
Various, Film music from La La Land
Bernstein, West Side Story: Selections
Jarre, Film music from Dr Zhivago
ABBA, Film music from Mamma Mia
Williams, Film music from Star Wars
Barry, Film music from James Bond
Carl Davis, Conductor
Tue 10 Apr at 19:30

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

© Minna Hatinen
Esa-Pekka Salonen: Mahler 1
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
David Fray, Piano
Wed 11 Apr at 19:45

Anvil, Basingstoke, Basingstoke

© Nicolas Brodard
Salonen conducts Mahler
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
David Fray, Piano
Thu 12 Apr at 19:30
© Benjamin Suomela
Esa-Pekka Salonen: Mahler 1
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
David Fray, Piano
Sun 15 Apr at 18:00
Music of Today: Vito Žuraj
Music of Today: Vito Žuraj
World première
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Žuraj, Aftertouch, for ensemble (UK première)
Žuraj, Ubuquité (World première: English version)
Joana Mallwitz, Conductor
Nika Gorič, Soprano
Sun 15 Apr at 19:30
© Priska Ketterer
The Song of the Children of Stars
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.36
Chin, Le Chant des Enfants des Etoiles
Biber, Battalia, for strings and continuo
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Philharmonia Voices
Tue 17 Apr at 20:00

Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris

Philharmonia Orchestra
Beethoven, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.36
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Sun 29 Apr at 19:30
© Benjamin Ealovega
Voices of Revolution: Fear & Repression
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Shostakovich, Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 4 in C minor, Op.43
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
James Ehnes, Violin
Thu 3 May at 19:30
© The Bach Choir
The Bach Choir: Alexander Nevsky
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Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Barber, Agnus Dei, (transcr. from Adagio for strings), Op.11
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Prokofiev, Alexander Nevsky, Op.78
The Bach Choir
David Hill, Conductor
Fri 4 May at 19:30

Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, Canterbury

© Benjamin Ealovega
Passion & Poetry
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Wagner, Siegfried Idyll
Massenet, Cendrillon (Cinderella) (arias and excerpts)
Verdi, La traviata (arias and excerpts)
Liszt, Les Préludes, symphonic poem no. 3, S 97
Christoph Altstaedt, Conductor
Singers from the Glyndebourne Jerwood Young Artists Scheme
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 19:30

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

© Ben Ealovega
Passion & Poetry
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Wagner, Siegfried Idyll
Massenet, Cendrillon (Cinderella) (arias and excerpt )
Verdi, La traviata (arias and excerpt )
Liszt, Les Préludes, symphonic poem no. 3, S 97
Christoph Altstaedt, Conductor
Singers from the Glyndebourne Jerwood Young Artists Scheme
Wed 9 May at 19:30

Bedford Corn Exchange, Bedford

© Ben Ealovega
Passion & Poetry
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Wagner, Siegfried Idyll
Massenet, Cendrillon (Cinderella) (arias and excerpts)
Verdi, La traviata (arias and excerpts)
Liszt, Les Préludes, symphonic poem no. 3, S 97
Christoph Altstaedt, Conductor
Singers from the Glyndebourne Jerwood Young Artists Scheme
Thu 10 May at 19:30
© Benjamin Ealovega
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
Thu 17 May at 19:30
Parry, I was glad
Ravel, Daphnis and Chloé, orchestral suite no. 2
Respighi, Pines of Rome (Pini di Roma)
Walton, Belshazzar's Feast
Barts Choir
Ivor Setterfield, Conductor
Ashley Riches, Baritone
Fri 18 May at 19:30

St David's Hall, Cardiff

© Keith Saunders
Philharmonia Orchestra
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Prokofiev, Violin Concerto no. 1 in D major, Op.19
Prokofiev, Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Op.74
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Maxim Aksenov, Tenor
Crouch End Festival Chorus
Musicians from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama
Sun 20 May at 19:30
© Kaapo Kamu
Voices of Revolution: Exile & Return
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Prokofiev, Seven, They Are Seven, Op.30
Prokofiev, Violin Concerto no. 1 in D major, Op.19
Prokofiev, Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Op.74
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Maxim Aksenov, Tenor
Philharmonia Voices
RCM students
Wed 23 May at 19:45

Anvil, Basingstoke, Basingstoke

© Christine Bush
Mendelssohn & Brahms
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Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 4 in A major "The Italian", Op.90
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Daniele Gatti, Conductor
Thu 24 May at 18:00
Music of Today: Christian Mason
Music of Today: Christian Mason
World première
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Mason, Layers of Love
Mason, Man Made, for soprano and chamber orchestra (World première)
Gergely Madaras, Conductor
Anu Komsi, Soprano
Thu 24 May at 19:30
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 4 in A major "The Italian", Op.90
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Daniele Gatti, Conductor
Sun 3 Jun at 19:30
© Julia Wesely
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique
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Dukas, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30
Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, Op.14
Paavo Järvi, Conductor
Khatia Buniatishvili, Piano
Thu 7 Jun at 18:00
Music of Today: Composer’s Academy
Music of Today: Composer’s Academy
World première
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Leung, Other (World première)
Waley-Cohen, Other (World première)
Birman, Other (World première)
Anna-Maria Helsing, Conductor
Thu 7 Jun at 19:30
© Clive Barda
Dohnányi: Beethoven Symphony No. 5
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Haydn, Symphony no. 12 in E major
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major "Turkish", K219
Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Christoph von Dohnányi, Conductor
Arabella Steinbacher, Violin
Thu 14 Jun at 19:30
© Luciano Romano
2017-18 Korea-UK Year of Culture: Closing Concert
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Rossini, William Tell: overture
Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Han-Na Chang, Conductor
Sunwook Kim, Piano
Fri 15 Jun at 19:30

Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, Canterbury

© Sheila Rock
Action & Romance
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Rossini, William Tell: overture
Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Han-Na Chang, Conductor
Sunwook Kim, Piano
Jun 16, 18, 21, 29, Jul 04, 07, 13, 15, 20, 22

Garsington Opera, High Wycombe

Falstaff
Verdi, Falstaff
Garsington Opera Company
Richard Farnes, Conductor
Bruno Ravella, Director
Giles Cadle, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Henry Waddington, Sir John Falstaff
Mary Dunleavy, Alice Ford
Richard Burkhard, Ford
Soraya Mafi, Nannetta
Yvonne Howard, Mistress Quickly
Oliver Johnston, Fenton
Victoria Simmonds, Meg Page
Colin Judson, Dr Caius
Adrian Thompson, Bardolph
Nicholas Crawley, Pistol
Garsington Opera Chorus
Tue 26 Jun at 20:30

Basilique de Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis

Schoenberg
Schoenberg, Gurrelieder
Michelle DeYoung, Mezzo-soprano
Robert Dean Smith, Tenor
Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Tenor
David Soar, Bass
Barbara Sukowa, Spoken word
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Thu 28 Jun at 19:30
© Minna Hatinen
Esa-Pekka Salonen: Gurrelieder
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Schoenberg, Gurrelieder
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Alwyn Mellor, Soprano
Michelle DeYoung, Mezzo-soprano
Robert Dean Smith, Tenor
Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Tenor
David Soar, Bass
Barbara Sukowa, Spoken word
Thu 27 Sep at 19:30
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Philharmonia Orchestra - Bruckner, Wagner & Schoenberg Part I
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Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Death
Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Funeral March
Schoenberg, Erwartung
Bruckner, Symphony no. 6 in A major, WAB 106
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Camilla Nylund, Soprano
Sun 30 Sep at 19:30
© Mika Ranta
Philharmonia Orchestra - Bruckner, Wagner & Schoenberg Part II
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Wagner, Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod
Schoenberg, Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night) for orchestra, Op.4
Bruckner, Symphony no. 7 in E major, WAB 107
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Thu 25 Oct at 19:30
© Aris Stoulil
Philharmonia Orchestra - Brian Tyler Returns: Live In Concert
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Brian Tyler, Music from Power Rangers
Dankworth, Film music from The Avengers: Suite
Mark Mothersbaugh, Film music from Thor
Various, Film music from Fast and Furious
Brian Tyler, Conductor
Sun 28 Oct at 15:00
© Benjamin Ealovega
Philharmonia Orchestra - Sibelius & Tchaikovsky
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Brahms, Academic Festival Overture for large orchestra, Op.80
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Rafael Payare, Conductor
Alexander Gavrylyuk, Piano
Thu 1 Nov at 19:30
© Benjamin Ealovega
Philharmonia Orchestra - Brahms & Strauss
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Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor, Op.15
Strauss R., Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life), Op.40
Edward Gardner, Conductor
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano
Sun 4 Nov at 15:00
© Marco Borggreve
Philharmonia Orchestra - Brahms & Beethoven
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Weber, Oberon: overture
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Lahav Shani, Conductor
Francesco Piemontesi, Piano
Thu 15 Nov at 19:30
© Sim Canetty Clarke
Philharmonia Orchestra - John Wilson: Gerswhin & Walton
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Bennett, Celebration
Gershwin, Piano Concerto in F major
Walton, Symphony no. 1 in B flat minor
John Wilson, Conductor
Louis Schwizgebel, Piano
Thu 22 Nov at 19:30
© Petra Klackova
Philharmonia Orchestra - Jakub Hrůša: Dvořák & Shostakovich
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Kabeláč, Mystery of Time
Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F major, Op.102
Dvořák, Eight Slavonic Dances, Op.46
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Simon Trpčeski, Piano
Thu 29 Nov at 19:30
Philharmonia Orchestra - Long Yu Conducts Tchaikovsky
Philharmonia Orchestra - Long Yu Conducts Tchaikovsky
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Glazunov, The Seasons: Autumn
Tchaikovsky, Variations on a Rococo Theme in A major, for cello and orchestra, Op.33
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Long Yu, Conductor
Jian Wang, Cello
Thu 6 Dec at 19:30
© Camilla Greenwell
Philharmonia Orchestra - Rouvali Conducts Strauss
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Strauss R., Der Rosenkavalier, Op.59: Suite
Strauss R., Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs)
Strauss R., Eine Alpensinfonie (An Alpine Symphony), Op.64
Santtu-Matias Rouvali, Conductor
Sophie Bevan, Soprano
Sun 9 Dec at 15:00
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Philharmonia Orchestra - Ashkenazy Conducts Elgar
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Mendelssohn, Overture, Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, Op.27
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 24 in C minor, K491
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
Piotr Anderszewski, Piano
Thu 13 Dec at 19:30
© Kevin Leighton
Philharmonia Orchestra - King'S College Choir
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Traditional, Christmas carols
Stephen Cleobury, Conductor
Choir of King's College Cambridge