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Fri 23 Feb at 19:30

The Chapel, Abergavenny

Schubert, Matthews, Vaughan Williams, Beethoven
Schubert, Violin Sonata (Sonatina) in D major, D.384
Matthews D., Adonis Op.105
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 5 in F major "Fruhling (Spring)", Op.24
Sara Trickey, Violin
Daniel Tong, Piano
Sat 10 Mar at 19:30

St Mary's Barnes, London

Opening Concert
Moeran, Symphony in G minor
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Vaughan Williams, Serenade to Music
Thames Youth Orchestra
Simon Ferris, Conductor
Guy Johnston, Cello
Jim Tse, Violin
Thu 15 Mar at 20:00

Queen's Park Theatre, Geraldton

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Fri 16 Mar at 20:00

Goldfields Arts Centre, Kalgoorlie

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Sat 17 Mar at 15:00

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

Oiseaux de feu
Respighi, Pines of Rome (Pini di Roma) (Pins du Janicule)
Messiaen, Des Canyons aux étoiles (La Grive des bois)
Rautavaara, Cantus Arcticus (Melankolia)
Brahms, Double Concerto in A minor for Violin, Cello and Orchestra, Op.102 (Finale)
Brahms, Symphony no. 3 in F major, Op.90: Poco allegretto
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending (extrait)
Stravinsky, L'Oiseau de Feu
Orchestre Pasdeloup
Elena Schwarz, Conductor
Olivier Besnard, Piano
Lesaffre, Guilhem
Deroussen, Fernand
Sat 17 Mar at 20:00

Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, Mandurah

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Tue 20 Mar at 20:00

Bunbury Regional Entertainment Centre, Bunbury

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Thu 22 Mar at 20:00

Margaret River Cultural Centre, Margaret River

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Mar 24, 25

Arts Centre Melbourne: Hamer Hall, Melbourne

Proms Family Concert
Elgar, Cockaigne (In London Town) - overture for orchestra, Op.40
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Vaughan Williams, English Folk Song Suite
Britten, The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op.34
Wood, Fantasia on British Sea Songs
Elgar, Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major, Op.39
Tasmin Little, Violin
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, Conductor
Sat 24 Mar at 20:00

Albany Entertainment Centre, Albany

The Lark Ascending
Meurant, Other (World première)
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Purcell, Fantasy upon One Note for 5 viols in F major, Z 745
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36 (Arr. David Matthews)
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, 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
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 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