Current season – 2021/2022

Our 2021/2022 season includes

Beethoven  Symphony No. 9  Neville Creed
Lili Boulanger  Psalm 129  Edward Gardner
Brahms  A German Requiem  Edward Gardner
Brahms  Schicksalslied  Oliver Gooch
Danny Elfman  Alice in Wonderland Suite  Ludwig Wicki
Danny Elfman  Batman Suite  Ludwig Wicki
Elgar  The Dream of Gerontius  Edward Gardner
James MacMillan  Christmas Oratorio  Sir Mark Elder
Mozart  Requiem  Ádám Fischer
Howard Shore  The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring  Ludwig Wicki
Tippett  The Midsummer Marriage  Edward Gardner


Beethoven  Symphony No. 9
Saturday 18 September 2021
7.30 pm,  Royal Albert Hall

Neville Creed  conductor
Tom Poster  piano
Elizabeth Watts  soprano
Renata Pokupić  mezzo-soprano
Stuart Jackson  tenor
Jonathan Lemalu  bass-baritone

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Beethoven  Piano Concerto No. 5
Beethoven  Symphony No. 9

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Tippett  The Midsummer Marriage
Saturday 25 September 2021
6.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Edward Gardner  conductor
Robert Murray  Mark
Rachel Nicholls  Jenifer
Ashley Riches  King Fisher
Jennifer France  Bella
Toby Spence  Jack
Claire Barnett-Jones  Sosostris
Susan Bickley  She-Ancient
Joshua Bloom  He-Ancient

London Philharmonic Orchestra
English National Opera Chorus
London Philharmonic Choir

Tippett  The Midsummer Marriage

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James MacMillan  Christmas Oratorio
Saturday 4 December 2021
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall*

Sunday 5 December 2021
3.00 pm,  Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden

Sir Mark Elder  conductor
Lucy Crowe  soprano
Roderick Williams  baritone

London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

James MacMillan  Christmas Oratorio (UK première*)

Commissioned by the London Philharmonic Orchestra with the generous support of The Boltini Trust, NTR Zaterdagmatinee, Radio 4’s concert series in The Concertgebouw Amsterdam, The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and New York Philharmonic Orchestra.

Sat 4 Dec, Royal Festival Hall – more info

Sun 5 Dec, Saffron Hall – more info


Carols at the British Museum
Sunday 12 December 2021
7.00 pm & 9.00 pm,  Great Court, British Museum

Neville Creed  conductor

Brass players from the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Foyle Future Firsts programme
London Philharmonic Choir

Christmas with the London Philharmonic Choir

7.00 pm – More info

9.00 pm – More info


Mozart  Requiem
Saturday 19 February 2022
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Ádám Fischer  conductor
Mariam Battistelli  soprano
Helen Charlston  mezzo-soprano
Ilker Arcayürek  tenor
James Newby  baritone

London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Schubert  Symphony No. 8
Mozart  Requiem

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Brahms  Schicksalslied
Saturday 5 March 2022
7.30 pm,  Cadogan Hall

Oliver Gooch  conductor
Francesca Chiejina  soprano

Imperial College Symphony Orchestra
Imperial College Choir
Imperial College Chamber Choir
Members of the London Philharmonic Choir

Brahms  Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny)
Strauss  Four Last Songs
Nielsen  Symphony No. 4 (The Inextinguishable)

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Movie Legends
Friday 25 March 2022
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Ludwig Wicki  conductor
Colin Currie  percussion
Grace Davidson  soprano

London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir

Howard Shore  The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring for Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Danny Elfman  Percussion Concerto (world première)
Danny Elfman  Batman Suite
Danny Elfman  Alice in Wonderland Suite

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Lili Boulanger  Psalm 129
Brahms  A German Requiem

Saturday 2 April 2022
7.30 pm,  Royal Festival Hall

Edward Gardner  conductor
Christiane Karg  soprano
Roderick Williams  baritone

London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir
The Rodolfus Choir

Lili Boulanger  Psalm 129
Messiaen  Le tombeau resplendissant
Brahms  Ein deutsches Requiem

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Elgar  The Dream of Gerontius
Wednesday 31 August 2022
7.30 pm,  Royal Albert Hall
Prom 59

Edward Gardner  conductor
Jamie Barton  mezzo-soprano
Allan Clayton  tenor
James Platt  bass

London Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Choir
Hallé Choir

Elgar  The Dream of Gerontius

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