Concerts & Events

Martyn Brabbins, conductor, smiling at camera, wearing blue shirt and jacket
Online concert

Life in Vienna, Death in Venice

Martyn Brabbins – conductor
Steven Osborne – piano

  • R Strauss Festmusik der Stadt Wien
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4
  • Britten Death in Venice Suite (arr. Steuart Bedford)

Available to book from 1 April

View from the pit of Garsington Opera, orchestra in the foreground, audience in the back
Opera

Garsington Opera: Der Rosenkavalier

Performers include:
Jordan de Souza – conductor
Miah Persson – soprano (Marschallin)
Hanna Hipp – mezzo soprano (Octavian)
Derrick Ballard – bass baritone (Ochs)

R STRAUSS Der Rosenkavalier

Garsington Opera, Stokenchurch

Garsington Opera's Eugene Onegin
Opera

Garsington Opera: Eugene Onegin

Performers include:
Douglas Boyd – conductor
Jonathan McGovern – tenor (Eugene Onegin)
Natalia Tanasii – soprano (Tatyana)
Sam Furness – tenor (Lenski)

TCHAIKOVSKY Eugene Onegin

Garsington Opera, Stokenchurch

Concert

Salonen: the finale I, with Yefim Bronfman

Esa-Pekka Salonen – conductor
Yefim Bronfman – piano

  • Beethoven Symphony No. 1
  • Liszt Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Stravinsky Symphonies of Wind Instruments
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 7
Royal Festival Hall

Concert

Salonen: the finale II, with Mitsuko Uchida

Esa-Pekka Salonen – conductor
Mitsuko Uchida – piano

  • Bach arr. Klemperer Bist du bei mir
  • Bach arr. Webern Ricercata No. 2 a 6 voci
  • Bach arr. Berio Contrapunctus XIX
  • Bach Prelude from Partita No. 3 in E major for solo violin BWV 1006.1
  • Esa-Pekka Salonen Fog (World premiere, version for orchestra)
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3
Royal Festival Hall

Concert

Fizz to Fireworks: an evening with the Philharmonia Winds

Robin O’Neill – conductor
Philharmonia Winds

  • Bach/Robin O'Neill Bach's Fizz Overture
  • Debussy, arr. Robin O'Neill Preludes (selection)
  • Stravinsky Octet for Wind Instruments
  • Gershwin, arr. Robin O'Neill Preludes
  • Salzedo Divertimento
  • Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks
Bedford Corn Exchange

Booking opens to Friends of the Philharmonia on Wednesday 19 May, 10am. General booking opens on Monday 24 May, 10am.

Online concert

Salonen: the finale I, with Yefim Bronfman

Esa-Pekka Salonen – conductor
Yefim Bronfman– piano

  • Beethoven Symphony No. 1
  • Liszt Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Stravinsky Symphonies of Wind Instruments
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 7
Online

Online concert

Salonen: the finale II, with Mitsuko Uchida

Esa-Pekka Salonen – conductor
Mitsuko Uchida – piano
Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay – violin

  • Bach arr. Klemperer 'Bist du bei mir'
  • Bach arr. Webern Ricercata 2 a 6 voci
  • Bach arr. Berio Contrapunctus XIX
  • Bach Prelude from Partita No. 3 in E major for solo violin BWV 1006.1
  • Esa-Pekka Salonen Fog (World premiere, version for orchestra)
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3
Online

Philharmonia at Garsington
Opera

Garsington Opera: Le Comte Ory

Performers include:
Valentina Peleggi – conductor
Jack Swanson – tenor (Count Ory)
Andrea Carroll – soprano (Countess Adèle)

ROSSINI Le Comte Ory

Garsington Opera, Stokenchurch

Photo of mezzo soprano Marta Fontanals-Simmons
Concert

The Music Makers

Samuel Hudson – conductor
Marta Fontanals-Simmons – mezzo-soprano
Tom Mole – baritone
Three Choirs Festival Chorus

  • Copland Fanfare for the Common Man
  • Beethoven Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
  • Vaughan Williams Songs of Travel
  • Elgar The Music Makers
Worcester Cathedral

Violinist wearing a red suit at Hear and Now culmination performance, 2019
Small-ensemble performance

Philharmonia MMSF Young Artists Recital

Julia Liang – violin
David López Ibáñez – violin
Ana Teresa de Braga e Alves – viola
Yaroslava Trofymchuk – cello

  • Ravel String Quartet in F
  • Mozart String Quartet No. 15
Worcester Baptist Church

Photo of soprano Ruby Hughes
Concert

Coleridge-Taylor, Copland & Gibbs

Adrian Partington – conductor
Ruby Hughes – soprano
Njabulo Madlala – baritone
Three Choirs Festival Chorus

  • Coleridge-Taylor Solemn Prelude
  • Copland Appalachian Spring
  • Gibbs Symphony No. 2, Odysseus
Worcester Cathedral

Cathedral concert at Three Choirs Festival, seen through a window shaped like a clover
Concert

Duruflé Requiem

Geraint Bowen – conductor
Three Choirs Festival Youth Choir

  • Fauré Cantique de Jean Racine
  • Williams Sea Sketches
  • Duruflé Requiem
Worcester Cathedral

Drawing of Gaspard the Fox running through grass, buildings in the background
Family concert

Gaspard's Foxtrot

Holly Mathieson – conductor
Zeb Soanes – author/narrator
James Mayhew – live illustration

  • Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf, arr. David Matthews
  • Jonathan Dove Gaspard's Foxtrot (world premiere concert performance)
Rogers Theatre, Malvern

Photo of Philharmonia cellist Timothy Walden
Concert

Britten: Saint Nicolas

Samuel Hudson – conductor
Joshua Ellicott – tenor
Worcester Cathedral Choir

  • Dobrinka Tabakova Centuries of Meditations
  • John Rutter Visions
  • Britten Saint Nicolas
Worcester Cathedral