Next season – 2018/2019

Our 2018/2019 season includes

Haydn  The Seasons  Vladimir Jurowski
Janáček  The Eternal Gospel  Vladimir Jurowski
Magnus Lindberg  Triumph to Exist  Vladimir Jurowski
Mozart  Requiem  Neville Creed
Orff  Carmina Burana  Andrew Nethsingha
Orff  Carmina Burana  Jérémie Rhorer
Poulenc  Stabat Mater  Jérémie Rhorer
Rossini  Petite messe solennelle  Gustavo Gimeno
Stravinsky  Requiem Canticles  Vladimir Jurowski
Stravinsky  Threni  Vladimir Jurowski


Poulenc & Orff
Saturday 13 October 2018
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Jérémie Rhorer  conductor
Louise Alder  soprano
Toby Spence  tenor
Simon Keenlyside  baritone

London Philharmonic Orchestra
Tiffin Boys’ Choir
London Philharmonic Choir

Poulenc  Stabat Mater
Orff  Carmina Burana

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Rossini  Petite messe solennelle
Saturday 27 October 2018
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Gustavo Gimeno  conductor
Elizabeth Watts  soprano
Sara Mingardo  contralto
Kenneth Tarver  tenor
Luca Pisaroni  bass-baritone

London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Rossini  Petite messe solennelle

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Stravinsky, Janáček & Magnus Lindberg
Saturday 10 November 2018
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Vladimir Jurowski  conductor
Andrea Dankova  soprano
Angharad Lyddon  mezzo-soprano
Vsevolod Grivnov  tenor
Maxim Mikhailov  bass

London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Debussy  Berceuse héroïque
Magnus Lindberg  Triumph to Exist (world première*)
Stravinsky  Requiem Canticles
Janáček  The Eternal Gospel

*Triumph to Exist is co-commissioned by the London Philharmonic Orchestra and 14-18 NOW: WW1 Centenary Art Commissions (with support from the National Lottery through Arts Council England and the Heritage Lottery Fund, and from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport), the Gulbenkian Orchestra and the Orchestra National de Lille.

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A Celebration of Christmas
Sunday 2 December 2018
3.00 pm,  Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

Neville Creed  conductor

Soloists of the London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Gabrieli  O Magnum Mysterium
Praetorius  In dulci jubilo
Cornelius  The Three kings
Byrd  O Magnum Mysterium
Schütz  Herr, unser Herrscher
Poulenc  Christmas Motets
Britten  Hymn to the Virgin
Vaughan Williams  Wassail Song
Lauridsen  O Magnum Mysterium
Bartók  Romanian Christmas Carols
Trad arr. Harvey  I Wonder as I Wander
Schütz  Hodie Christus Natus Est
Trad arr. Harvey  Lord of the Dance
Trad arr. Harvey  The Twelve Days of Christmas

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Stravinsky  Threni
Saturday 8 December 2018
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Vladimir Jurowski  conductor

The Swingles
London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Stravinsky  Variations (Aldous Huxley in Memoriam)
Stravinsky  Threni
Stravinsky  Tango
Berio  Sinfonia

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Grand Christmas Classics
Friday 14 December 2018
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Toby Purser  conductor
Laura Mitchell  soprano
Alexander James Edwards  tenor
Matt Baker  presenter

London Concert Orchestra
Fanfare Trumpeters of the Band of the Coldstream Guards
London Philharmonic Choir

Grand Christmas Classics

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The Glory of Christmas
Friday 21 December 2018
7.30 pm,  Barbican Hall

John Pryce-Jones  conductor
Freddie Jemison  treble
David Butt Philip  tenor
Crispian Steele-Perkins  trumpet

London Concert Orchestra
Trinity Boys Choir
London Philharmonic Choir

The Glory of Christmas

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Mozart  Requiem
Friday 1 February 2019
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Neville Creed  conductor
Daniel Lebhardt  piano
Gemma Summerfield  soprano
Clare Presland  mezzo-soprano
David Webb  tenor
David Shipley  bass

Mozart Festival Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Mozart  Overture, The Magic Flute
Mozart  Piano Concerto No.21 in C, K.467
Mozart  Requiem

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Haydn  The Seasons
Saturday 2 March 2019
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Vladimir Jurowski  conductor
Sophie Bevan  soprano
Mark Padmore  tenor

London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Haydn  The Seasons

Sung in English

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Orff  Carmina Burana
Friday 10 May 2019
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Andrew Nethsingha  conductor
Federico Colli  piano
Louise Alder  soprano
Anthony Gregory  tenor
Mark Stone  baritone

Philharmonia Orchestra
City of Birmingham Choir
Trinity Boys Choir
London Philharmonic Choir

Glinka  Overture, Ruslan and Lyudmila
Rachmaninov  Piano Concerto No. 2
Orff  Carmina Burana

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