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Forthcoming Concerts and Talks

Details of forthcoming concerts containing works by Delius can be sent to:
Venues shown in RED CAPS are outside the British Isles.  
We cannot be held responsible for external content information which is subsequently changed so please check with the organiser before making a special journey. 

Saturday 16th June at 5:30pm

All Saints Church, Hertford
Brahms: Violin Sonata no. 2 in A major, Op.100
Beach: Romance for violin and piano, Op.23
Debussy: Violin Sonata in G minor
Schumann C.: Three Romances for violin and piano Op.22
Delius: Légende for violin and piano
Ravel: Tzigane, for violin and piano
Tasmin Little, Violin
John Lenehan, Piano

Saturday 23rd June 2018 at 7:30pm

All Saints Church, Market Place, Kingston-on-Thames, Surrey KT1 1JP
Elgar: Overture to Froissart 
Elgar: Cello Concerto 
Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring 
Delius: Summer Night on the River 

Stanford: Symphony No 7 
Conductor, Lewis Gaston
Cello, Stephanie Tress

Wednesday 27th June at 7:30pm

St Giles-without-Cripplegate, London
'Gathering Storm Clouds'
Gurney: Sehnsucht; The sea; Prelude in D flat major
Ireland: London Pieces 
Vaughan Williams: The lake in the mountains
Fantasia on Greensleeves (piano duet)
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis (arr. Maurice Jacobson and Vaughan Williams for two pianos -
first public performance in modern times)
Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring (transcribed for piano duet by Peter Warlock)
Frank: Bridge Sonata for piano
Mark Bebbington, piano
Rebeca Omordia, piano
Irene Loh, piano

Tuesday 3rd July 2018 at 7.30pm

St John's Smith Square, London
Delius: A Song of Summer
Bridge: The Sea
Sibelius: Symphony No. 6 in D minor, Op.104
Kensington Symphony Orchestra
Russell Keable, conductor

Sunday 8th July 2018

Elgar: String Quartet
Delius: String Quartet
Sterndale Bennett: String Quartet
Mendelssohn: String Quartet, Op 13
The Villiers Quartet

Friday 13th July 2018 at 7.30pm

St Pancras Church, Euston Road London WC2H 9DY
'Music for a summer evening' 
Mozart: Violin Sonata K377
Elgar: Violin Sonata
Delius: Violin Sonata No. 3
Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
Plus works by Paganini, Sarasate and Massenet
Gavin Davies, Violin
Murray Hipkin, Piano

Friday 20th July 2018

Brickwall Music and Arts Society
Elgar: String Quartet
Delius: String Quartet
Sterndale Bennett: String Quartet
Mendelssohn: String Quartet, Op 13
The Villiers Quartet

Tuesday 24th July 2018 at 8.00pm

Spanish Summer Nights
Mussorgsky: Night on a Bare Mountain
de Falla:  Noches en los Jardines de Espana (Nights in the gardens of Spain)
Delius:  In a Summer Garden
Chabrier:  Espana
Jorge Luis Prats, piano
Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo
Kazuki Yamada, conductor

Sunday 23rd September 2018 at 3.00pm

St John’s Smith Square London SW1P 3HA
'American 2018'
Winton Marsalis: String Quartet
Delius: Late Swallows (original 1913 version)
Barber: Dover Beach
Dvorak: String Quartet, op 105
The Villiers Quartet

Sunday 14th October 2018 at 3.00pm

Razumovsky Music Studio, 56 College Road, London NW10 5ET
CD Launch: 'From the Shadow of the Great War' 
Delius: ‘Cello Sonata
Ireland: Sonata for ‘Cello & Piano in G Minor
Bridge: Sonata for ‘Cello & Piano in D Minor
Bridge: Berceuse, Elegie, Spring Song, Cradle Song & Serenade
John Paul Ekins, piano and Liubov Ulybysheva, 'cello.
The event will feature a short talk about the project and the works recorded, and a performance of selected works featured on the recording.
Refreshments provided.
Free entry by emailing: to book your place.

Friday 26th October 2018 at 1.00pm

Jerwood Hall, LSO St Luke's, London
War's Embers - A BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Delius (arr Fenby):  Air and Dance for Strings
Elgar: Sospiri for string orchestra and harp
Vaughan Williams:  Romance for viola and piano
Bliss:  Conversations for woodwinds and strings
Gurney:  Ludlow and Teme
Nash Ensemble

Sunday 11th November 2018 at 3.00pm

Assembly Hall Theatre, Crescent Road, Tunbridge Wells TN1 2 LU
Programme to include
Vaughan Williams:  Dona nobis pacem
Delius:  The Walk to the Paradise Garden
Delius:  In a Summer Garden

Royal Tunbridge Wells Choral Society
Salomon Orchestra
Rebecca Miller, conductor

Saturday 15th December at 1:30pm

Delius: A Village Romeo and Juliet (in concert)
Marina Costa-Jackson, Vreli
Matthew Newlin, Sali (adult)
Tim Kuypers, Manz
Callum Thorpe, Marti
David Stout, The Dark Fiddler
Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
Netherlands Radio Choir (Groot Omroepkoor)
Sir Mark Elder, Conductor
Benjamin Goodson, Choirmaster / chorus director


Friday 18th January at 7:30pm

Bradford Cathedral
Brahms:  Sonata No 2 in A major
Beethoven:  Sonata in E flat major Op 12 No 3
Clara Schumann:  Romance Op 22 No 1
Delius: Legende
Grieg: Sonata No 2 in G major
Tasmin Little, violin
John Lenehan, piano

28th and 30th March 2019

Stockholm Composer Weekend
Haglund: Serenata per Diotama
Haglund: Hymns to the Night
Delius: Fennimore and Gerda: Intermezzo
Haglund: La rosa profunda
Haglund: Symphony
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Tobias Ringborg, Conductor
Ilya Gringolts, Violin
Miah Persson, Soprano

Information provided on this page was accurate at the time of entry and is published in good faith.  However, when booking tickets it would be wise to enquire whether there have been any changes to the programme, venue, timing etc.  The Society cannot be held responsible for any subsequent changes.

Photograph - Midori Komachi, violin, and Simon Callaghan, piano

The Villiers Quartet

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