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7 July 2018
 
7.30pm
Christ Church
Avenue Road
Malvern
WR14 3AY

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Worcestershire Symphony Orchestra

Chamber Concert

 
11 July 2018
 
7.30pm
Temple Church
1 Inner Temple Lane
London
EC4Y 1AF

Details:
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Free with reservation
The City Choir of Washington In London

The City Choir of Washington
Robert Shafer, conductor

Robert Shafer: Psalm 121: I will lift up mine eyes
Eric Whitacre: The Chelsea Carol
John Tavener: The Lamb
John Tavener: Tolstoy's Creed (2012 Commission by the City Choir of Washington)
Fauré: Requiem in D minor, Op 48

Classical Movements presents The City Choir of Washington on its debut tour of England in July 2018. Under the direction of its GRAMMY award-winning conductor Robert Shafer, in only 10 years TCCW has built a reputation as one of the capital's top choirs, with the Washington Post heralding them 'a first-class chorus'.

The choir's tour program combines American, English and French choral works spanning the 19th century to today. A highlight of this tour will be the Choir's own 2012 commission, John Tavener's Tolstoy's Creed, alongside the Fauré Requiem and works by Robert Shafer and Eric Whitacre.
 
12 July 2018
 
1pm
St Andrew's Hall
Norwich
Norfolk
NR3 1AU

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Britten Sinfonia Academy perform in an hour long chamber concert

 
14 July 2018
 
Colwall Village Hall
Mill Lane, Colwall, near Malvern
Herefordshire
WR13 6EQ

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Cradley Singers summer concert

Details to be confirmed
 
14 July 2018￿
 
70.301pm
St Gabriel's, Pimlico
Warwick Square, Pimlico,
London
SW1V 2AD

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In Advance: £18 (conc. £15), On the Door: £15 (conc. £12)
Above the stars: the genius of the English Verse Anthem

Renaissance Singers, choir
Chelys Consort of Viols
David Allinson, conductor

oin us for a summer's evening of emotive, evocative and joyful sacred music by the astonishingly talented generation of English composers that came to maturity in the decades around 1600. During this period composers of Anglican church music came to write more ‘verse’ music — for viol consort, solo voices and choir — than full anthems. The burgeoning idiom permitted more vivid text setting, new dramatic possibilities and an expanded range of scoring colours.

Among established masterpieces by Gibbons and Tomkins we are excited to include unknown anthems by Michael East, and to be giving a rare performance of John Milsom’s reconstruction of Tomkin’s O God, the heathen are come into thine inheritance — a raw cry of protest at events unfolding in Worcester during the mid-17th century. The choral items will be interspersed with Fantasias and In Nomines by Byrd, Gibbons and East, played by the world-class Chelys Consort.
 
6 July 2018 until 14 July 2018
 
York

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York Early Music Festival

Power and Politics: From the medieval courts of Avignon to the drama of Beethoven's revolutionary politics!
 
15 July 2018
 
5pm
Parabola Arts Centre
Parabola Road
Cheltenham
GL50 3AA

Details:
Box Office
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+44 (0)1242 850 270

£20
JULIANA - world premiere

Nova Music Opera
Cheryl Enever, Juliana
Rebecca Afonwy-Jones, Kerstin
Samuel Pantcheff, Juan
Nova Music Opera
George Vass, conductor
Richard Williams, director

Joseph Phibbs: Juliana (a new chamber opera, with libretto by Laurie Slade)

2018 Cheltenham Music Festival | Event M47

 
30 June 2018 until 15 July 2018
 
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire

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Cheltenham Music Festival

 
21 July 2018
 
8.pm
Christ Church Cathedral
St Aldate's
Oxford
OX1 1DP

Details:
Tickets Oxford
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00 44 (0)1865 305305

Tickets £15/£10(concessions)
"BRUCKNER MOTETS” With music by Stanford, Pärt, Bairstow, & others

The Cathedral Singers of Christ Church
Director - James Morley Potter
Organ - David Bannister


Anton Bruckner's motets stand as monuments of sacred choral music: expressive, peaceful, yearning, explosive. Alongside them sits music by British contemporaries, as well as 20th- and 21st-century choral music. Come and join the Cathedral Singers for this concert, which forms part of the celebrations of their 40th anniversary.

 
11 April 2018 until 22 July 2018
 
Wormsley Estate
Stokenchurch
Buckinghamshire

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Garsington Opera

 
23 July 2018
 
12 noon
Petworth
Sussex

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A programme of Piano Quintets

Fibonacci Ensemble
Kathron Sturrock, piano

To include:
McCabe: Nocturnal, for Piano Quintet

Petworth Summer Festival

 
29 May 2018 until 28 July 2018
 
Holland Park
Kensington
London

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Opera Holland Park

An opera company with a unique voice, based in the London Borough of Kensington, and presenting an annual festival of fully staged productions in a setting combining the best aspects of urban and country house opera under one roof. All year round there are performances, discussions and cultural events in partnership with local venues, unlocking the world of opera. Through accessible pricing, education and outreach programmes and family events, critically acclaimed work is brought to the widest possible audience.
 
13 July 2018 until 29 July 2018
 
Ryedale
North Yorkshire

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Ryedale Festival

Every year, the Ryedale Festival welcomes outstanding performers from all over the world, both established and emerging, to perform a wide-ranging and distinctive programme in the many spectacular venues in and around Ryedale, North Yorkshire - an area full of history and natural beauty.

Founded in 1981, the Festival enjoys a large, loyal and enthusiastic audience, the warm support of the local community and a reputation as one of the most exciting and enterprising in the country. Events range far and wide across the area and performances are given at the great houses of Castle Howard, Hovingham Hall, Duncombe Park, Birdsall House and Sledmere, as well as in Ampleforth Abbey, York Minster, Scarborough Spa and many other local venues. There is also a popular series of Coffee Concerts given in the many beautiful, often remote, country churches of North Yorkshire and a series of literary events, talks, exhibitions and workshops.
 
6 June 2018 until 2 August 2018
 
New Banks Fee
Longborough, Morton-in-Marsh
Gloucestershire
GL56 0QF

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Longborough Festival Opera

 
17 July 2018 until 4 August 2018
 
Petworth
West Sussex

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Petworth Festival

 
28 July 2018 until 4 August 2018
 
Hereford

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Three Choirs Festival

 
23 August 2018
 
8.30pm
St Andrew's Church
Church Street
Presteigne
LD8 2AF

Details:
Box Office
Web site
+44 (0)1544 267 800

£32, 28 reserved; 16 restricted view: 10 student
Juliana

Nova Music Opera
Cheryl Enever, Juliana
Rebecca Afonwy-Jones, Kerstin
Samuel Pantcheff, Juan
Nova Music Opera
George Vass, conductor
Richard Williams, director

Joseph Phibbs: Juliana (a new chamber opera, with libretto by Laurie Slade)

2018 Presteigne Festival event 3

 
24 August 2018
 
7.45pm
St Andrew's Church
Church Street
Presteigne
LD8 2AF

Details:
Box Office
Web site
+44 (0)1544 267 800

£26 reserved, 20 unreserved, 6 student
Lonely Angel

Kristine Balanas, violin
Ruby Hughes, soprano
Presteigne Festival Orchestra
George Vass, conductor

Arvo Pärt: Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
Huw Watkins: Remember
Peteris Vasks: Vientulais engelis (Lonely Angel)
David Matthews: Three Housman Songs, Op 69a
Arvo Pärt: Fratres
Bartók: Divertimento for string orchestra, BB118

2018 Presteigne Festival event 7

 
28 July 2018 until 25 August 2018
 
Dartington
Devon

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Dartington International Summer School and Festival

 
26 August 2018
 
7.45pm
St Andrew's Church
Church Street
Presteigne
LD8 2AF

Details:
Box Office
Web site
+44 (0)1544 267 800

£26 reserved, 20 unreserved, 6 student
A Baltic Celebration

James Turnbull, oboe
Ben Marshall, oboe
Kathryn Thomas, flute
Florence Cooke, violin
The Choir of Royal Holloway
Presteigne Festival Orchestra
George Vass, conductor

Raminta Serksnyte: De profundis
Peteris Vasks: Dona nobis pacem
Ester Magi: Poem
Peteris Plakidis: Concerto for two oboes and string orchestra
Michael Berkeley: Touch Light
Tonu Korvits: Kreek's Notebook

2018 Presteigne Festival event 17

 


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