Part of the Southbank Centre’s Festival for the Living
The surprisingly turbulent story of Hubert Parry and Charles Stanford, told through their letters and music
Music by American composers, or composers with American influences.
Also on 13 May 2012 at St Lawrence West Wycombe
Sacred works by Allegri, White, Brahms and Frank Martin. Guest Conductor: Jeremy Summerly
Part of the 2012 York Late Music Festival (York concert).
Also on 11 October 2012 at St Paul’s Covent Garden, London WC2
The first three movements of Bach’s Christmas masterpiece and music by Finzi
Five wartime works, including Poulenc’s masterpiece ‘Figure Humaine’, at once a threnody and a celebration of the French Resistance
Part of the 2013 English Music Festival
A concert performance of Dido and Aeneas, preceded by the Ode for St Cecilia’s Day 1683.
Also on 9 July 2013 at St Martin in the Fields, London WC2
A charity concert in aid of the City Music Foundation
Hosted by the Lord Mayor of London. Conductor: Ben Hoffnung
A concert to mark the day on which Benjamin Britten would have celebrated his 100th birthday