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Sun 29 Apr at 19:30

New Theatre Royal, Lincoln

English Symphony Orchestra perform Dvorak, Elgar and Vaughan Williams
Elgar, Songs for Strings: songs and miniatures for string orchestra by Donald Fraser.
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Chambers, The Tall-eared Fox and the Wild-eyed man
Dvořák, Serenade for Strings in E major, Op.22
English Symphony Orchestra
Zoe Beyers, Violin
Mon 14 May at 11:30

Crucible Theatre, The Studio, Sheffield

Sheffiel Chamber Music Concert - Meet the Musicians 1: Taking Flight
Elgar, Chanson de nuit
Britten, Lachrymae: Reflections on a Song of John Dowland, Op.48
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Ensemble 360
Sun 20 May at 19:00

Royal Albert Hall, London

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The Armed Man & Lark Ascending
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Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Vaughan Williams, English Folk Song Suite
Jenkins, The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace
Tasmin Little, Violin
Brian Kay, Conductor
The Really Big Chorus
The English Festival Orchestra
Emily Gray, Mezzo-soprano
Manvinder Rattan, Voice
Sat 2 Jun at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Remembrance
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Holmes, La nuit et l’amou
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Ritchie, Gallipoli to the Somme (European premiere)
Southbank Sinfonia
Annabel Drummond, Violin
Anna Leese, Soprano
Jon Stainsby, Bass
City Choir Dunedin
Parliament Choir
Simon Over, Conductor
Tue 5 Jun at 19:30

St George's, Hanover Square, London

A unique musical event featuring the extraordinary sound of overtone voices in music by Nicholas Korth with James Gilchrist, tenor and the Orpheus Sinfonia
Korth, Like Shining from Shook Foil for Soprano and Orchestra
Britten, Les Illuminations, for soprano or tenor and strings, Op.18 (James Gilchrist, tenor)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending (Maya Koch, violin)
Korth, Harmonie Naturales VI for soprano, tenor, 4 overtone singers and orchestra (world premiere)
James Gilchrist, Tenor
Maya Koch, Violin
Rollin Rachele, Voice
Wolfgang Saus, Voice
Gareth Lubbe, Viola
Heineke, Jan, Voice
Orpheus Sinfonia
Thomas Carroll, Cello, Conductor
Wed 13 Jun at 19:30
Gallipoli to the Somme
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Montgomery, Banner!, for string orchestra
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Ritchie, Gallipoli to the Somme
Southbank Sinfonia
Allegri Quartet
Anna Leese, Soprano
Jon Stainsby, Bass
Annabel Drummond, Violin
City Choir Dunedin
Parliament Choir
Simon Over, Conductor
Sat 16 Jun 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)
Elgar, Introduction and Allegro for strings, Op.47
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
London Concertante
Fri 6 Jul at 19:00
Cheltenham Music Festival

Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham

BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Brabbins and Kanneh-Mason
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Brabbins and Kanneh-Mason
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Higgins, Velocity
Howells, Paradise Rondel, Op.40
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Holst, Beni Mora Oriental Suite, Op.29 no.1: In the street of the Ouled Nails
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Parry, From Death to Life
Martyn Brabbins, Conductor
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Cello
Daniel Pioro, Violin
Tue 17 Jul at 18:00
Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival

Kuhmo Arts Centre, Kuhmo

Papageno's Trade
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Respighi, The Birds
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K620: Papagena! Papageno!
Rautavaara, Cantus Arcticus
Dinicu, The Lark
Sibelius, Scene with Cranes, Op.44 no.2
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Ellington, The Queen's Suite: Sunset and the mockingbird
Niamh McKenna, Flute
Irina Stachinskaya, Flute
Kyeong Ham, Oboe
Michel Lethiec, Clarinet
Lauri Sallinen, Clarinet
Jaakko Luoma, Bassoon
Noora Kärnä, Piano
Olivier Darbellay, French horn
Jukka Harju, French horn
Mari Pakarinen, Trumpet
Lior Ouziel, Harp
Siljamari Heikinheimo, Violin
Anahit Kurtikjan, Violin
Razvan Popovici, Viola
Vlad Bogdanas, Viola
Dorel Fodoreanu, Cello
Tuomas Lehto, Cello
Panu Pärssinen, Double Bass
Naoko Ichihashi, Piano
Ralph Szigeti, Viola
Thomas Florio, Baritone
Sophie Klußmann, Soprano
Claudio Trovajoli, Piano
Laura Mikkola, Piano
Enesco Quartet
Thorsten Johanns, Clarinet
Tuija-­Maija Nurminen, Percussion
Khoa-Nam Nguyen, Violin
Daichi Nakamura, Violin
Barbora Hilpo, Viola
Beata Antikainen, Cello
Maria Krykov, Double Bass
Priya Mitchell, Violin
Hugo Ticciati, Violin
Born Lau, Viola
Joona Pulkkinen, Cello
Petri Mäkiharju, Double Bass
Matilda Kärkkäinen, Piano
Harri Lehtinen, Percussion
Fri 27 Jul at 19:30
BBC Proms

Royal Albert Hall, London

Prom 17: Parry, Vaughan Williams & Holst
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Parry, Symphony No. 5 in B minor
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Parry, Hear my words, ye people
Holst, Ode to Death, H.144, Op.38
Vaughan Williams, Pastoral Symphony (No. 3)
Tai Murray, Violin
Francesca Chiejina, Soprano
Ashley Riches, Bass-baritone
BBC National Chorus of Wales
Martyn Brabbins, Conductor
Fri 31 Aug at 20:00
Robeco SummerNights
Rossini, La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture
Coates, Knightsbridge March
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Shostakovich, Tahiti Trot, "Tea for Two" for orchestra, Op.16
Khachaturian, Gayaneh: Dance of the Rose Maidens
Khachaturian, Gayaneh: Lullaby
Khachaturian, Gayaneh: Sabre Dance
de Falla, La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance no. 1 (Danse Espagnole)
Rodrigo, Concierto de Aranjuez
Ravel, Boléro
Pablo Sáinz Villegas, Guitar
Rosanne Philippens, Violin
Philharmonie Zuidnederland
Bas Wiegers, Conductor