Delius banner

Forthcoming Concerts and Talks

Details of forthcoming concerts containing works by Delius can be sent to: Publicity@TheDeliusSociety.org.uk
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. 

Tuesday 11th July 2017 at 1.05pm

National Concert Hall, Dublin
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Delius: Summer Evening
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture
German: Henry VIII: Three Dances
Wagner: Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Listen live: http://www.rte.ie/lyricfm/#!
https://orchestras.rte.ie/events/1003/rte-national-symphony-orchestra-lunchtime-concerts-2/?ticketID=1499778300

https://www.rte.ie/culture/2017/0706/888285-introducing-karen-ni-bhroin/

Wednesday 19th July 2017 at 7:00pm

DCR Hatch Memorial Shell, Boston
Music for a Summer Evening by Boston Landmarks Orchestra
Works by Vaughan Williams
Delius, Other (Summer Evening)
Barber, Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Verdi, I vespri siciliani (“Winter” and “Summer” from I ves)
Elgar, Enigma Variations: Nimrod
Boston Landmarks Orchestra
Sonja Tengblad, Soprano

Saturday 22nd July 2017

12:30pm, 3.00pm and 5.30pm - BBC Proms at ... Stage@TheDock, Hull
Georg Philipp Telemann Water Music – overture
Frederick Delius Summer Night on the River
George Frideric Handel Water Music – Suite No. 3 in G major
Felix Mendelssohn Calm Sea and a Prosperous Voyage
Jean‐Philippe Rameau Naïs – overture
Grace Williams Sea Sketches – High Wind, Sea Sketches – Calm Sea in Summer
George Frideric Handel Water Music – Suite No. 2 in D Major
Royal Northern Sinfonia
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
https://www.bbc.co.uk

Monday 24th July 2017 at 7:30pm

Prom 13: Malcolm Sargent's 500th Prom
Royal Albert Hall, London
Marking 50 years since the death of Malcolm Sargent, Sir Andrew Davis and the BBC SO recreate Sargent’s 500th Prom. With music by Elgar, Holst, Walton and Berlioz.
The National Anthem (arr. Wood)
Hector Berlioz Overture 'Le carnaval romain'
Robert Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor
Edward Elgar Overture 'Cockaigne (In London Town)
William Walton Façade, Suite No. 1; Façade Suite No. 2 – Popular Song
Gustav Holst The Perfect Fool, Op 39(11 mins)
Frederick Delius On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Benjamin Britten The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Beatrice Rana, piano
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Davis, conductor
https://www.bbc.co.uk

Saturday 29th July 2017 at 7.30pm

Christuskirche, Maienstraße, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Parry: Songs of Farewell 
and music by Delius, Elgar, Schumann and Stanford
The Carice Singers 
Director, George Parris
https://www.thecaricesingers.co.uk/events

Sunday 6th August at 3:30pm

St Katherine's Church, Lincoln, Lincoln
Rachmaninov, Delius, Prokofiev, Debussy
Rachmaninov, Piano Trio no. 1 in G minor "Trio Élégiaque"
Delius, String Quartet
Prokofiev, Sonata for Two Violins in C major, Op.56
Debussy, La Mer
Trio Apaches
Guy Braunstein, Violin
Solem String Quartet

Friday 6th - Sunday 8th October 2017

English Music Festival 2017 Yorkshire Autumn Festival
St Andrew’s Church, Aysgarth
www.englishmusicfestival.org.uk

Saturday 7th October 2017 at 11.00am
Alwyn: Sonata alla Toccata
Delius: Three Preludes
Howells: Sonatina
Milford: Prelude, Air and Finale
Vaughan Williams: Hymn Tune Prelude on ‘Song 13’ (Orlando Gibbons);
The Lake in the Mountains
Ireland: Sarnia
Duncan Honeybourne, piano

3.00pm
Fogg: Poem
Cooke: Sea Croon
Delius: Sonata
Alwyn: Two Folk-Songs
Ireland: Sonata
Milford: Threne
Joseph Spooner, cello
Duncan Honeybourne, piano

7.30pm
Howells: Sonata No.1
Havergal Brian: Legend
Vaughan Williams: Violin Sonata
Delius: Violin Sonata No.2
Ireland: Violin Sonata No.1
Rupert Marshall-Luck, violin
Duncan Honeybourne, piano

Sunday 8th October 2017 at 7.30pm
Moeran: Loveliest of Trees
Butterworth: The Lads in their Hundreds
Bax: When I was one-and-twenty
Orr: Along the Field
Ireland: In Boyhood
Sommervell: Into my heart an air that kills
Delius: To Daffodils; The Violet; In the Seraglio Garden
Finzi: Let us Garlands Bring: Come away, come away death; Who is Sylvia; O Mistress Mine; Fear no more the heat o’ the sun; It was a lover and his lass;
Armstrong Gibbs: Old wine in new bottles; Silver
Howells: Five Songs for Low Voice: The Valley of Silence; When the dew is falling; By the Grey Stone
Howells: St Bride’s Song; When there is Peace
Vaughan Williams: The House of Life
Christopher Foster, bass-baritone
Duncan Honeybourne, piano

Friday 3rd November at 6:00pm

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest
Ellen Nisbeth
Grainger, La Scandinavie (arr. H Palmqvist and E. Nisbeth)
Leyman, New work for solo viola
Delius, Violin Sonata no. 2 (transcription L. Tertis)
Ellington, Anatomy of a Murder (Suite): Low Key Lightly (tr. H. Palmqvist and E. Nisbeth)
Ellington, Anatomy of a Murder (Suite): Flirtibird (tr. H. Palmqvist and E. Nisbeth)
Bach, Violin partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV1004: Gigue (transcription E. Nisbeth)
Grainger, Train Music - signal melody for solo viola
Grainger, To a Nordic Princess (tr. H. Palmqvist and E. Nisbeth)
Grieg, Violin Sonata no. 3 in C minor, Op.45 (transcription T. Riebl)
Ellen Nisbeth, Viola
Bengt Forsberg, Piano

9th and 10th November 2017

Teatro Monumental, Madrid
Delius, Idylle de Printemps, RTvi/5
Debussy, Printemps
Ravel, Piano Concerto in D major for the left hand
Ravel, Daphnis et Chloé
Benedetto Lupo, Piano
Juanjo Mena, Conductor
Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE

Saturday 4th November 2017 at 7:30pm

St George's Bristol, Bristol
The Walk to the Paradise Garden - Frederick Delius
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A minor Op 54 - Robert Schumann
Adagietto, from Symphony No 5 in C sharp minor - Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 4 in E minor Op 98 - Johannes Brahms
Bristol Symphony Orchestra 
Nicola Meecham (piano) 
William Goodchild (conductor) 

Sunday 19th November 2017 at 6:30pm

Kings Place: Hall One, London
Paul & Huw Watkins – First World War: Channel Crossings
Scott: Pastoral and Reel
Delius: Cello Sonata
Fauré: Cello Sonata No.1 in D minor, Op.109
Webern: Sonate für Violoncello und Klavier
Boulanger: 3 Pieces for cello and piano: no.1 Modere
Bridge: Sonata for cello and piano in D minor, H 125
Paul Watkins, cello
Huw Watkins, piano
http://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/music/paul-huw-watkins-first-world-war-channel-crossings#.WFz8TlOLTIU

Monday 20th November 2017 at 7:30pm

Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
Manchester Chamber Concerts Society
Scott, Pastoral and Reel
Delius, Cello Sonata
Fauré, Cello Sonata No.1 in D minor, Op.109
Debussy, Cello sonata in D minor
Boulanger, 3 Pieces for cello and piano: no.1 Modere
Webern, Sonate für Violoncello und Klavier
Bridge, Sonata for cello and piano in D minor, H 125
Paul Watkins, Cello
Huw Watkins, Piano

3rd December 2017 at 3:00pm 

Neumann University Meagher Theatre)
Dukas: La Péri Fanfare for Brass
Fauré: Masques et bergamasques Suite
Delius: Brigg Fair
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4
Delaware County Symphony
Joseph Caminiti, Music Director
Ching-Yun Hu, piano
http://www.dcsmusic.org/symphony-series

Saturday 13th January 2018 at 7:30pm

Leeds Town Hall, Leeds
The Hallé
Delius, Paris: A Nocturne "The Song of a Great City"
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Bach, Fantasia (Prelude) and Fugue in C Minor, BWV537
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
The Hallé
Sir Mark Elder, Conductor
Anna Tsybuleva, Piano

1st February 2017

Leeds Town Hall, Leeds
European Union Chamber Orchestra
Handel, Water Music, HWV 348-50
Haydn, Cello Concerto no. 1 in C major, Hob VIIb:1
Delius, Two Aquarelles
Mozart, Symphony no. 29 in A major, K201 (K186a)
European Union Chamber Orchestra
Hans-Peter Hofmann, Conductor
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Cello

Saturday 10th February 2018 at 7.30pm

St Barnabas Church, Pitshanger Lane, London W5 1QG
An Ealing Music and Film Festival concert
Delius: Appalachia
Gershwin: Porgy and Bess, Concert Version (arr. Robert Russell Bennett)
Ealing Symphony Orchestra
John Gibbons, conductor

Wednesday 21st February 2018 at 7:30pm

Royal Festival Hall, London
Debussy, Printemps
Ravel, Piano Concerto in D major for the left hand
Delius, Idylle de Printemps
Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Juanjo Mena, Conductor
Benedetto Lupo, Piano
London Philharmonic Orchestra

Saturday 17th March 2018

Leeds Town Hall, Leeds
European Union Chamber Orchestra
Handel, Water Music, HWV 348-50
Haydn, Cello Concerto no. 1 in C major, Hob VIIb:1
Delius, Two Aquarelles
Mozart, Symphony no. 29 in A major, K201 (K186a)
European Union Chamber Orchestra
Hans-Peter Hofmann, Conductor
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Cello

Saturday 17th March 2018 at 7:30pm

Oaklands School, Waterlooville
Liszt, Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 in C sharp minor, S 244/2
Dvořák, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
Delius, Walk to the Paradise Garden
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition (arr Ravel)
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Violin
Jonathan Butcher, Conductor
Havant Symphony Orchestra

Sunday 25th March 2018 at 7:00pm

Stockholm Concert Hall (Konserthuset): Grünewaldsalen, Stockholm
Grainger, La Scandinavie (arr. E. Nisbeth)
Leyman, New piece for viola solo
Delius, Violin Sonata no. 2 (arr. Lionel Tertis)
Ellington, Anatomy of a Murder (Suite): Low Key Lightly (arr. Hans Palmqvist/E. Nisbeth)
Ellington, Anatomy of a Murder (Suite): Flirtibird (arr. Hans Palmqvist/E. Nisbeth)
Bach, Violin partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV1004: Gigue (Version in G minor for viola)
Grainger, In a Nutshell: Arrival Platform Humlet
Grainger, To a Nordic Princess (arr. Hans Palmqvist/E. Nisbeth)
Grieg, Violin Sonata no. 3 in C minor, Op.45 (arr. Thomas Riebl)
Ellen Nisbeth, Viola
Bengt Forsberg, 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

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

Delius Society, Secretary@TheDeliusSociety.org.uk
Delius Trust, 13 Calico Row, Plantation Wharf, London, SW11 3YH. Tel: 0207 924 4250

Copyright © Delius Trust and The Delius Society 2010

Web design by Sparticle
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!