HarrisonParrott celebrates 50 years at the Royal Festival Hall


HarrisonParrott’s 50th anniversary celebrations

Jasper Parrot with Vladimir Ashkenazy, Paavo Järvi, Elim Chan
and Santtu-Matias Rouvali (c) Kaupo Kikkas

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Highgate International Chamber Music Festival’s Beethoven 249 in November


Highgate International Chamber Music Festival, 23 – 30 November 2019 in Highgate, London.

The theme for 2019, Beethoven 249, sees HICMF celebrate this notable anniversary of the great man, with Beethoven featuring in each of the main concerts.

The festival opens with Beethoven’s Kreutzer Sonata (arr. for String Quintet) and much-loved String Quintet in C major, performed by Alexander SitkovetskyNatalie KloudaLaurence PowerSheku Kanneh-Mason and Ashok Klouda. Further highlights include Julian Bliss performing Beethoven’s Clarinet Trio Op.11 and Dohnányi’s Sextet Op.37, and on 28 November Classic FM presenter John Suchet provides spoken introductions to music by Beethoven and Tchaikovsky. Read more

The Leeds Lieder Concert Series 2019-20


Leeds Lieder announces 2019-20 Concert Series and advance information about 2020 Festival Read more

The 18th Oxford Lieder Festival from 11 to 26 October 2019



Tales of Beyond – Magic, Myths and Mortals

The 18th Oxford Lieder Festival (11 – 26 October 2019) inhabits a world of storytelling and fairy tales, from Norse legend to the Brothers Grimm, from the Grim Reaper to Greek myth. Concerts, talks and study days will explore life, death and the mysterious areas between and beyond, with other events including live magic, a film screening, a ghost trail and more. Read more

Anjali Dance Company Genius UK Tour 2019


Anjali Dance Company’s Genius

Anjali Dance Company’s Genius (c) Judie Waldmann

Anjali Dance Company is on tour across the UK from now until 20 November with Genius, a double bill of work by award-winning choreographers Lea Anderson MBE and Gary Clarke. Read more

2019 Autumn English Music Festival from 27 to 29 September



This year’s Northern complement to the Dorchester-on-Thames English Music Festival takes place once more in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales in St Andrew’s Church, Aysgarth, Leyburn DL8 3SR near the famous Falls. The programme over the weekend of 27-29 September 2019 is again confined (and ‘confined’ that is not really the word) to chamber music events. Read more

Opera Loki’s Madam Butterfly can be seen in Alton and London this September


Opera Loki’s Madam Butterfly

Opera Loki cuts right to the soulful heart of Puccini’s famous tale of love, desire and betrayal Read more

The Refugee Orchestra Project Comes to LSO St Luke’s on Sunday 1st September



A one-off concert in aid of Refugee Action

LSO St Luke’s, Sunday 1st September 2019 Read more

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