Upcoming Concerts

September 13th, 2014
Christ Church, Malvern
English Symphony Orchestra
7:30 PM (Pre-concert talk at 6:45)
English String Orchestra
Tchaikovsky- Serenade for Strings
Shostakovich- Chamber Symphony op 110a
Dvorak- Serenade for Strings

September 20, 2014
Surrey Mozart Players
Mozart- Overture “The Impressario”
Sibelius- Violin Concerto
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin
Brahms arr. Woods- Orchestral transcription of Piano Quartet in  A major, opus 26

October 3rd at Christ Church, Malvern
English Symphony Orchestra
7:30 PM  (Pre-concert talk at 6:45)
ESO Winds
Mozartarr Triebensee  –Harmonium selections from Don Giovanni 
Gál – Divertimento for Winds
Dvorak – Serenade for Wind Instruments

October 8th at Elgar Concert Hall, Birmingham University Campus
English Symphony Orchestra
7:30 PM  (Pre-concert talk at 6:45)
English String Orchestra
Tippett- Concerto for Double String Orchestra
John McCabe- “Pilgrim” for Double String Orchestra
Vaughan Williams- Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Elgar- Introduction and Allegro for Strings

October 18th at LSO Saint Luke’s, Old Street, London
English Symphony Orchestra
Wall of Water
7:30 PM  (Pre-concert talk at 6:30)
English String Orchestra
Harriet Mackenzie violin
Thea Musgrave- Green for String Orchestra
Deborah Pritchard- Violin Concerto “Wall of Water” (World Premiere)
Emily Doolittle- “falling still” for Violin and strings (UK Premiere)
Kaija Saariaho- Terra memoria for String Orchestra (UK Premiere)

November 3, 2014
Ensemble Epomeo
Swarthmore College Series
Penderecki- String Trio
Reise- String Trio
Whitman- String Trio

November 8, 2014
Ensemble Epomeo
Newburyport Chamber Music Festival
Penderecki- String Trio
Jay Reise- String Trio
Tom Whitman- “Elizabeth Bray’s Diaries” for string trio and soprano
Beethoven- String Trio in G major Opus 9 no. 1

November 9, 2014
Ensemble Epomeo
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Penderecki- String Trio
Jay Reise- String Trio
Tom Whitman- “Elizabeth Bray’s Diaries” for string trio and soprano
Beethoven- String Trio in G major Opus 9 no. 1

November 10, 2014
Ensemble Epomeo
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Penderecki- String Trio
Jay Reise- String Trio
Tom Whitman- “Elizabeth Bray’s Diaries” for string trio and soprano
Beethoven- String Trio in G major Opus 9 no. 1

November 14th at Christ Church, Malvern
7:30 PM  (Pre-concert talk at 6:45)
English Symphony Orchestra
Peter Adams- Cello
McCabe- Red Leaves
Haydn- Cello Concerto in C Major
Mozart- Symphony no 29 in A Major

15 November, 2014
Surrey Mozart Players
Ravel- Le Tombeau de Couperin
Vaughan Williams- On Wenlock Edge
Butterworth- The Banks of Green Willow
Haydn- Symphony no. 44 “Trauer”

November 30, 2014
Niagara Symphony Orchestra
Ullmann arr. Woods- Chamber Symphony
Britten- Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Beethoven- Symphony no. 4
Lawrence Wiliford, tenor 
Austin Hitchcock, horn

January 19, 2015
CD/Book Release Event
Hans Gál- The Complete Symphonies
Hans Gál- Music Behind Barbed Wire
Grand Central Synagogue, London

January 30, 2015
English String Orchestra
National Gallery of Art
Deborah Pritchard- Wall of Water

January 31, 2015
Surrey Mozart Players
Hans Gál- Idyllikon
Vaughan Williams- Oboe Concerto
Barber- Canzonetta
Victoria Brawn- Oboe
Sibelius- Incidental Music from “Pelleas and Melisande”

February 13, 2015
Ensemble Epomeo
University of Pennsylvanian
Weinberg: String Trio
Beethoven:  G Major, Opus 9/2
Mahler-Schnkttke- Piano Quartet
Reise- Piano Quartet

February 14, 2015
Ensemble Epomeo
Bowdin College
Weinberg: String Trio
Beethoven:  G Major, Opus 9/2
Mahler-Schnkttke- Piano Quartet
Reise- Piano Quartet

February 15, 2015
Ensemble Epomeo
Exeter New Hampshire

February 26, 2015
Ensemble Epomeo
Penarth Pavillion
John McCabe- String Trio
Weinberg- String Trio
Beethoven- String Trio in G Major opus 9 no. 2

February 27, 2015
English Symphony Orchestra
Academica Musica
Hereford Cathedral
Handel- Amen from Dettingen Te Deum
WF Bach- Adagio in D Minor
Handel- Funeral Anthem for Queen Caroline “The Ways of Zion do Mourn”
Mozart- Requiem

March 1, 2015
Ensemble Epomeo
St Leonard’s Church, Malvern
John McCabe- String Trio
Weinberg- String Trio
Beethoven- String Trio in G Major opus 9 no. 2

March 7, 2015
Harborough Music Collective
Cabaret of the Moon
Schönberg- Verklärte Nacht
Mahler- Rückert Lieder

March 21, 2015
Surrey Mozart Players
The Menuhin Hall, Stoke D’Abernon
Mozart Overture and ballet music from Idomeneo
Mark Bebbington - Piano
Mozart Piano Concerto in Bb Major K595
Schubert Symphony No. 6

April 18, 2015
Wilmslow Symphony Orchestra
Beethoven- Symphony no. 1
Richard Strauss- Ein Heldenleben

April 24, 2015
English Symphony Orchestra
St John’s Smith Square, London
Handel- Amen from Dettingen Te Deum
WF Bach- Adagio in D Minor
Handel- Funeral Anthem for Queen Caroline “The Ways of Zion do Mourn”
Mozart- Requiem

May 12-13, 2015
English Symphony Orchestra
Elgar Concert Hall, Birmingham
Recording for Signum Records
Clare Hammond- piano
Simon Desbruslais- trumpet

May 13, 2015
English Symphony Orchestra
Elgar Concert Hall

May 24-June 7 2015
Scotia Festival of Music
Conductor, Scotia Festival Orchestra
Ensemble Epomeo- Ensemble in Residence

June 19, 2015
English Symphony Orchestra Chamber Music
Worcester Cathedral Magna Carta Celebration
Barber- Dover Beach
Kile Smith- Plain Truths (UK Premiere)
Shostakovich- String Quartet no. 8

June 20, 2015
English Symphony Orchestra
Worcester Cathedral Magna Carta Celebration
Mozart- Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
Beethoven- Overture and Incidental Music from Egmont
Beethoven- Symphony no. 3 in E-flat Major “Eroica”

June 27,  2015
Surrey Mozart Players
The Electric Theatre, Guildford
Smetana Bartered Bride Overture
Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 2
Brahms Piano Quartet No. 2
Arranged for Orchestra by Kenneth Woods
Soloist: Suzanne Casey - Violin