Residencies canterbury

The Philharmonia Orchestra's residency at the Marlowe in Canterbury is the first by a major symphony orchestra in Kent, performing six concerts each year, and three Insight Talks.

In 2019/20, highlights include Santtu-Matias Rouvali returning to start the season with Tchaikovsky's ever-popular Swan Lake, Carl Davis conducting a night of James Bond classics, and Joana Carneiro closing our season with a programme including Bernstein’s West Side Story.

Sunday 16 Feb 2020, 6.15pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

An introduction to the evening concert's programme.
FREE admission


Part of
19/20
CANTERBURY SEASON

Sunday 16 Feb 2020, 7.30pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Angus Webster conductor


Timothy Ridout viola


Opener TBC

Walton Viola Concerto [1962 rev. version]

Brahms Symphony No. 2


Part of
19/20
CANTERBURY SEASON

BOOK

Sunday 8 Mar 2020, 2pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Robin O'Neill conductor


Lucy Drever presenter

Angie Newman


Programme to include:

Shostakovich Festive Overture, Vangelis Chariots of Fire (1981), Grieg In the Hall of the Mountain King', Peer Gynt


Part of
19/20
CANTERBURY SEASON

BOOK

Sunday 8 Mar 2020, 7.30pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Alpesh Chauhan conductor


Valentina Lisitsa piano


Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture, The Tempest (Op. 18) (Burya)

Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 2

Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition


Part of
19/20
CANTERBURY SEASON

BOOK

Friday 17 Apr 2020, 7.30pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Paavo Järvi conductor


Zhang Zuo piano


Liszt Piano Concerto No. 2

Rachmaninov Symphony No. 2


Part of
19/20
CANTERBURY SEASON

BOOK

Friday 8 May 2020, 6.15pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Joana Carneiro in conversation.
FREE admission


Part of
19/20
CANTERBURY SEASON

Friday 8 May 2020, 7.30pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Joana Carneiro conductor


Esther Yoo violin


Barber Violin Concerto

Copland Appalachian Spring Suite

Bernstein Symphonic Dances from West Side Story


Part of
19/20
CANTERBURY SEASON

BOOK