Concert Archive

Bushey Symphony Orchestra
Concert Archive

26 November 2023

E J Moeran Sinfonietta

Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat

Mozart Symphony No 39 in E flat, K543

Imogen Whitehead trumpet

14 May 2023

Edward Longstaff Just One Thing (World premiere)

Mozart Oboe Concerto in C, K314

Sibelius ‘Scene with Cranes’ and ‘Valse Triste’ from ‘Kuolema’, Op 44

Beethoven Symphony No 1 in C, Op 21

James Turnbull oboe

19 March 2023

Schubert Symphony No 5 in B flat, D485

Dvořák Violin Romance in F minor, Op 11

Mozart Symphony No 40 in G minor, K550

Martin Smith violin

15 January 2023

Brahms Three Hungarian Dances

Verdi ‘La Traviata’, prelude to Act I

Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor, op 26

Handel Suite from the Water Music

Brahms Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a

Mathilde Milwidsky violin

13 November 2022

Vaughan Williams Overture: The Wasps

George Butterworth Idyll: The Banks of Green Willow

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Greensleeves

Vaughan Williams Cantata ‘In Windsor Forest’

Vaughan Williams Toward the Unknown Region

Delius Irmelin’ Prelude

Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music

Elizabeth Green soprano

Angharad Rowlands mezzo-soprano

Rhys Meilyr Jones tenor

Will Pate baritone

St Albans Choral Society

15 May 2022

Mozart Overture: Così fan tutte, K588

Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending

Fauré Suite: Masques et Bergamasques, Op 112

Honegger Pastorale d’Été

Haydn Symphony No 99 in E flat

Martin Smith violin

27 March 2022

Humperdinck Overture: Hänsel und Gretel

Dvořák Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104

Berwald Symphony No 3 in C ‘Singulière’

Gemma Rosefield cello

16 January 2022

Dvořák Czech Suite, Op 39

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64

Gade Symphony No 4 in B flat, Op 20

Benjamin Nabarro violin

14 November 2021

Mendelssohn Overture ‘The Hebrides’, Op 26

Bruch Concerto for clarinet, viola and orchestra in E minor, Op 88

Beethoven Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 55 ‘Eroica’

Sarah Jenkins clarinet ∙ Rosalind Ventris viola

18 July 2021

Donizetti Sinfonia for wind instruments in G minor, A509

John Ireland Elegy & Minuet from ‘A Downland Suite’

Frederick Delius Intermezzo from ‘Fennimore and Gerda’

Elgar Chanson de Nuit, Op 15 No 1; Chanson de Matin, Op 15 No 2

Copland Quiet City

Joseph Haydn Symphony No 30 in C ‘Allelulia’

Duncan Brown cor anglais ∙ Richard Knights trumpet

19 January 2020

Johann Strauss II Overture: Die Fledermaus

Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36

Kristiana Ignatjeva cello

20 October 2019

Beethoven Overture: Egmont, Op 84

Brahms Violin Concerto in D, Op 77

Gounod Symphony No 2 in E flat

Júlia Pusker violin

19 May 2019

Janáček Suite, Op 3

Mozart Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat, K417

Saint-Saëns Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op 28

Poulenc Sinfonietta

Joseph Longstaff horn ꞏ Martin Smith violin

17 March 2019

Schubert Overture in the Italian Style in C, D591

Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor, Op 37

Mozart Symphony No 38 in D, K504 ‘Prague’

Alim Beisembayev piano

20 January 2019

Elgar Overture: Froissart, Op 19

Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47

Dvořák Symphony No 8 in G, Op 88

Fenella Humphreys violin

18 November 2018

Lars Erik Larsson Pastoral Suite, Op 19

Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 129

Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F, Op 68 ‘Pastoral’

Joanna Gutowska cello

13 May 2018

Vaughan Williams Overture ‘The Wasps’

Barber Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op 24

Fauré Pelléas et Mélisande Suite, Op 80

Ravel Pavane pour une infant défunte

Grieg Songs for voice and orchestra

Debussy Petite Suite

Donna Lennard soprano

11 March 2018

Elgar Serenade in E minor, Op 20

Mozart Piano Concerto No 19 in F, K459

Kodály Hungarian Rondo

Mozart Symphony No 40 in G minor, K 550

Chris Hopkins piano

14 January 2018

Mendelssohn Overture ‘The Fair Melusina’, Op 32

Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 33

Tchaikovsky Suite No 1 in D minor, Op 43

Rowena Calvert cello

19 November 2017

Christopher Gunning Spring Winds (World premiere)

Beethoven Violin Concerto in D, Op 61

Haydn Symphony No 103 in E flat ‘Drumroll’

Mathilde Milwidsky violin

14 May 2017

Rossini Overture ‘L’Italiana in Algeri’

Fauré Pavane, Op 50

Vaughan Williams Violin Concerto in D minor ‘Concerto accademico’

Beethoven Symphony No 7 in A, Op 92

Martin Smith violin

5 March 2017

Edward Longstaff Sator Arepo (World premiere)

Beethoven Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat, Op 19

Brahms Serenade No 2 in A, Op 16

Timothy Horton piano

15 January 2017

Malcolm Arnold Serenade for small orchestra, Op 26

Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K622

Wagner Siegfried Idyll

Schubert Symphony No 3 in D, D200

Katherine Lacy basset clarinet

20 November 2016

Bizet Suite ‘Jeux d’enfants’, Op 22

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D, Op 35

Mendelssohn Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56 ‘Scottish’

Sadie Fields violin

9 July 2016

Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor, D759 ‘Unfinished’

Mendelssohn Symphony No 2 in B flat, Op 52 ‘Lobgesang’

Pippa Goss & Áine Cook soprano ꞏ Christopher Bowen tenor
St Albans Choral Society

14 May 2016

Liadov Eight Russian Folksongs

Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor, Op 26

Handel/Harty Suite from ‘The Water Music’

Kodály Dances of Galanta

Katharine Gowers violin

6 March 2016

Vaughan Williams Charterhouse Suite

Mozart Piano Concerto No 23 in A, K488

Svendsen Romance for violin and orchestra, Op 26

Mozart Symphony No 33 in B flat, K319

Aisa Ijiri piano ꞏ Martin Smith violin

17 January 2016

Dvořák Czech Suite, Op 39

Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 1 in E flat, Op 107

Beethoven Symphony No 8 in F, Op 93

Thomas Carroll cello

15 November 2015

Sibelius Pelléas et Mélisande suite, Op 46

Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat

Christopher Brammeld The Tale of Thumbelina – ballet suite (World premiere)

Haydn Symphony No 101 in D, ‘The Clock’

Angela Whelan trumpet

4 July 2015

Beethoven Overture ‘The Ruins of Athens’, Op 113

Samuel Barber Violin Concerto, Op 14

Brahms Serenade No 1 in D, Op 11

Fenella Humphreys violin

16 May 2015

Butterworth The Banks of Green Willow

Elgar Sospiri, Op 70

Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending

Elgar/David Matthews Intermezzo for string Orchestra, Op 82

Vaughan Williams Five Variants of ‘Dives and Lazarus’

Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin

Martin Smith violin

14 March 2015

Fauré Suite: Masques et Bergamasques, Op 112

Sibelius Romance for string orchestra, Op 42

Richard Strauss Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat, Op 11

Beethoven Symphony No 1 in C, Op 21

Francisco Gómez Ruiz horn

25 January 2015

Brahms Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a

Shostakovich Piano Concerto No 2 in F, Op 102

Rachmaninov Vocalise, Op 34 No 14

Dvořák Six Legends, Op 59

Huw Watkins piano


16 November 2014

Mozart Overture ‘La Clemenza di Tito’, K621

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64

Schubert Rosamunde, D797 – Entr’acte No 3 and Ballet Music No 2

Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A, Op 90 ‘Italian’

Sadie Fields violin

7 July 2014

Beethoven Overture: Egmont, Op 84

Brahms Violin Concerto in D, Op 77

Saint-Saëns Symphony No 2 in A minor, Op 55

Freya Ritts-Kirby violin

12 May 2014

Rossini Overture ‘Il signor Bruschino ‘

Dag Wirén Serenade for string orchestra, Op 11

Mozart Serenade in E flat, K375

Honegger Pastorale d’été

Mozart Symphony No 25 in G minor, K183

15 March 2014

Dvořák Symphonic Variations, Op 78

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 1 in F sharp minor, Op 1

Schumann Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 97 ‘Rhenish’

Alissa Firsova piano

19 January 2014

Mendelssohn Overture ‘The Hebrides’, Op 26

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis

Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo theme, Op 31

Richard Strauss Romanze in F for cello and orchestra

Haydn Symphony No 104 in D ‘London’

Gemma Rosefield cello

16 November 2013

Grieg Lyric Suite, Op 54

Glazunov Violin Concerto in A minor, Op 82

Mahler Blumine

Sibelius Symphony No 3 in C, Op 52

Benjamin Nabarro violin

6 July 2013

Weber Overture ‘Der Freischütz’, J277

Brahms Schicksalslied, Op 54

Rossini Stabat Mater

Mary Nelson soprano ꞏ Jeanette Ager mezzo-soprano

Andrew Mackenzie-Wicks tenor ꞏ Stephen Holloway bass

St Albans Choral Society

11 May 2013

Bartók Romanian Folk Dances, Sz68

Dvořák Romance in F minor, Op 11

Kodaly Summer Evening

Mozart Symphony No 40 in G minor, K550

Jamie Hutchinson violin

16 March 2013

Mozart Overture ‘Don Giovanni’, K527

Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No 1 in G minor, Op 25

Beethoven Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 55 ‘Eroica’

Clare Hammond piano

10 November 2012

Debussy Petite Suite

Ravel Ma mère l’oye

Mahler Symphony No 4 in G

Marianne Cotterill soprano

7 July 2012

Brahms Tragic Overture, Op 81

Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 54

Brahms Symphony No 2 in D, Op 73

Alissa Firsova piano

12 May 2012

Rossini Overture ‘The Silken Ladder’

Barber Adagio for string orchestra, Op 11

Gounod Petite Symphonie

Peter Warlock Capriol Suite

Fauré Pavane, Op 50

Mozart Symphony No 33 in B flat, K319

17 March 2012

Schubert Overture in the Italian Style, D591

Richard Strauss Oboe Concerto

Beethoven Symphony No 2 in D, Op 36

Suzanne Thorn oboe

21 January 2012

Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No 1, Op 46

Holst Concerto for two violins, Op 49

Dvořák Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95 ‘New World’

Philippa Mo & Harriet Mackenzie violins

12 November 2011

Nicolai Overture: The Merry Wives of Windsor

Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 2 in C minor, Op 17 ‘Little Russian’

Gemma Rosefield cello

2 July 2011

Verdi Messa di Requiem

Claire Seaton soprano ꞏ Susie Self mezzo-soprano

Andrew Mackenzie-Wicks tenor ꞏ Stephen Holloway bass

St Albans Choral Society

City of Canterbury Chamber Choir

7 May 2011

Mozart Symphony No 13 in F, K112

Gerald Finzi Concerto for clarinet and string orchestra, Op 31

Lennox Berkeley Serenade for string orchestra, Op 12

Haydn Symphony No 85 in B flat ‘La Reine’

Catriona Scott clarinet

19 March 2011

Fauré Suite: Pelléas et Mélisande, Op 80

William Walton Viola Concerto in A minor

Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F, Op 68 ‘Pastoral’

Sarah-Jane Bradley viola

22 January 2011

Hamish MacCunn The Land of the Mountain and the Flood

John Ireland Piano Concerto in E flat

Dvořák Symphony No 8 in G, Op 88

Mark Bebbington piano

13 November 2010

Beethoven Fidelio overture, Op 72c

Nielsen Symphony No 1 in G minor, Op 7

Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor, Op 61

David Adams violin

3 July 2010

Dvořák Three Slavonic Dances, Op 72

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36

Danny Driver piano

24 April 2010

Elgar Serenade in E minor, Op 20

Frederick Delius On hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring; Summer Night on the River

Vaughan Williams Oboe Concerto in A minor

Holst Brook Green Suite

E J Moeran Two pieces for small orchestra

Elgar Chanson de Matin, Op 15 No 2; Chanson de Nuit, Op 15 No 1

Alan Rawsthorne Divertimento for small orchestra

Ilid Jones oboe

13 March 2010

Mozart Symphony No 32 in G, K318

Tarik O’Regan And there was a great calm

Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 33

Michael Torke Saxophone Concerto

Cecilia McDowall Lonely Hearts

Bizet Suite ‘Jeux d’Enfants’

Anna Beryl cello ꞏ Hannah Marcinowicz saxophone

The Choir of Parmiter’s School, Garston

23 January 2010

Smetana Overture: The Bartered Bride

Brahms Concerto for violin, cello and orchestra in A minor, Op 102

Schubert Symphony No 9 in C, D944 ‘Great’

Tamsin Waley-Cohen violin ꞏ Gemma Rosefield cello

14 November 2009

William Alwyn Elizabethan Dances

Richard Strauss Four Last Songs

Elgar Symphony No 1 in A flat, Op 55

Marianne Cotterill soprano

4 July 2009

Lars-Erik Larsson Pastoral Suite, Op 19

Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 in B minor, Op 23

Sibelius Symphony No 5 in E flat, Op 82

Tom Poster piano

25 April 2009

Richard Strauss Serenade in E flat, Op 7

Honegger Pastorale d’été

Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations, Op 33

Fauré Elégie, Op 24

Haydn Symphony No 89 in F

Katherine Jenkinson cello

14 March 2009

John Ireland A London Overture

George Butterworth Rhapsody ‘A Shropshire Lad’

George Dyson In Honour of the City

Edward Elgar The Music Makers, Op 69

Susie Self mezzo-soprano

St Albans Choral Society

24 January 2009

Mendelssohn Overture ‘Ruy Blas’, Op 95

Martinů Rhapsody-Concerto for viola and orchestra

Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 68

Sarah-Jane Bradley viola

8 November 2008

Liadov Eight Russian Folksongs, Op 58

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D, Op 35

Dvořák Five Legends, Op 59

Kodaly Dances of Galanta

Tamsin Waley-Cohen violin

28 June 2008

Malcolm Arnold English Dances, Op 27

Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music

William Walton Suite ‘Henry V’

Fauré Suite ‘Masques et Bergamasques’, Op 112

Poulenc Gloria

Rachel Nicolls soprano

St Albans Choral Society

26 April 2008

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis

Mozart Violin Concerto No 4 in D, K218

Gerald Finzi Three soliloquies from ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’, Op 28

Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending

Haydn Symphony No 83 in G minor, ‘La Poule’

Tamsin Waley-Cohen violin

8 March 2008

Cecilia McDowall Rain, Steam, Speed

Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 2 in G minor, Op 63

Beethoven Symphony No 7 in A, Op 92

David Adams violin

19 January 2008

Tchaikovsky Waltz from ‘The Sleeping Beauty’, Op 66

Dvorák Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104

Bruckner Symphony No 4 in E flat ‘Romantic’

Thomas Carroll cello

10 November 2007

Sibelius Suite ‘Pelléas et Mélisande’, Op 46

Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16

Grieg Two Elegiac Melodies, Op 34

Sibelius Symphony No 7 in C, Op 106

Tom Poster piano

30 June 2007
Opera Gala

Alwyn Mellor soprano ꞏ Michael Bracegirdle tenor ꞏ Michael Bundy baritone

Finchley Choral Society

28 April 2007

Lennox Berkeley Sinfonietta, Op 34

Beethoven Piano Concerto in E flat, Op 73 ‘Emperor’

Mendelssohn Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56 ‘Scottish’

Evelina Puzaite piano

10 March 2007

Handel/ Harty Suite from ‘The Water Music’

Paul Patterson The Red Riding Hood Songbook

Cecilia McDowall Galileo’s Ground

Cecilia McDowall Time Piece

Schubert Symphony No 6 in C, D591

Emily Taylor narrator

St Catherine’s Singers, Haberdasher’s Askes’ Girls School ꞏ Lucy Bernays director

Watford School of Music String Ensemble

20 January 2007

Sibelius Suite: ‘King Christian II’, Op 27

Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor, Op 26

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 1 in G minor, Op 13 ‘Winter Dreams’

Sara Trickey violin

11 November 2006

Berlioz Overture ‘Béatrice et Bénédict’

Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K622

William Walton Symphony No 1 in B minor

Catriona Scott clarinet

1 July 2006

Einojuhani Rautavaara Autumn Gardens

Shostakovich Piano Concerto No 2 in F, Op 102

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 2 in C minor, Op 17 ‘Little Russian’

Nicola Eimer piano

6 May 2006

Beethoven Overture ‘Coriolan’, Op 62

Arvo Pärt Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten

Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 129

Peteris Vasks Musica Dolorosa

Beethoven Symphony No 1 in C, Op 21

Gemma Rosefield cello

11 March 2006

Sullivan Overture ‘Macbeth’

Elgar Enigma Variations, Op 36

Gerald Finzi Intimations of Immortality, Op 29

Andrew Carwood tenor ꞏ St Albans Choral Society

12 November 2005

Elgar OvertureFroissart’, Op 19

Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47

Vaughan Williams Symphony No 5 in D

Freya Ritts-Kirby violin

2 July 2005

Janáček Lachian Dances
Alan Rawsthorne Piano Concerto No 2

Mussorgsky Night on bare mountain

Stravinsky Suite ‘The Firebird’ (1919)

John McCabe piano

7 May 2005

Mozart Overture ‘Don Giovanni’, K527

Voříšek Symphony in D, Op 23

Beethoven Violin Concerto in D, Op 61

Katherine Gowers violin

5 March 2005

Haydn Creation
Rachel Nicholls
soprano ꞏ Ed Lyon tenor ꞏ Michael Bundy baritone

Finchley Choral Society

29 January 2005

Bartók Romanian Folkdances

Schubert Symphony No 5 in B flat, D485

Vivaldi The Four Seasons

Anna Bradley violin

13 November 2004

Haydn Symphony No 100 in G ‘Military’

Alun Hoddinott Clarinet Concerto No 2, Op 128
Sibelius Valse Triste, Op 44 No 1

Ravel Mother Goose (complete ballet)

Catriona Scott clarinet

3 July 2004

Smetana Vyšehrad, Vltava and From Bohemia’s meadows and groves from ‘Má vlast’

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor, Op 30

Katya Apekisheva piano

8 May 2004

Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf, Op 67

Cecilia McDowall King Leo – concert version

Bryan Rycroft narrator

Soloists and chorus from local primary and secondary schools

20 March 2004

Beethoven Overture ‘The Ruins of Athens’, Op 113

Dvořák Violin Concerto in A minor, Op 53

Brahms Serenade No 1 in D, Op 11

Jana Nováková violin

31 January 2004

Mozart Overture ‘Così fan tutte’, K588

Haydn Symphony No 94 in G ‘Surprise’

J Strauss II, Josef Strauss, Franz Lehár Waltzes and Polkas

8 November 2003

Wagner Overture ‘Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg’

Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85

Sibelius Symphony No 1 in E minor, Op 39

Gemma Rosefield cello

5 July 2003

Glinka Kamarinskaya

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 1 in F sharp minor, Op 1

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 3 in D, Op 29 ‘Polish’

Mark Bebbington piano

3 May 2003

Beethoven Overture ‘Egmont’, Op 84

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64

Cecilia McDowall Not just a place

Gade Symphony No 4 in B flat, Op 20

Freya Ritts-Kirby violin ꞏ Ben Griffiths bass

8 March 2003

Schumann Overture, Scherzo and Finale, Op 52

Debussy Danse sacreé et danse profane

Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem, Op 45

Stefanie Heichelheim soprano ꞏ Michael Bundy baritone ꞏ Sally Pryce harp

Finchley Choral Society

25 January 2003

Suppé Overture Pique Dame

Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor, D759 Unfinished

J Strauss II, Josef Strauss Waltzes and Polkas

9 November 2002

Rossini Overture ‘La Cenerentola’

Samuel Barber Cello Concerto, Op 22

Beethoven Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 55 ‘Eroica’

Alice Neary cello

6 July 2002

Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No 1, Op 46

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18

Dvořák Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95 ‘From the New World’

Jonathan Ayerst piano

27 April 2002

Kodály Summer Evening

Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364

Holst Lyric Movement, H191

Schubert Symphony No 3 in D, D200

Lucy Jeal violin ꞏ Sarah-Jane Bradley viola

2 March 2002

Tchaikovsky Suite No 2 in C, Op 53

Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 1 in D, Op 19

Dvořák Scherzo Capriccioso, Op 66

Katharine Gowers violin

10 November 2001

Brahms Overture ‘Academic Festival’, Op 80

Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 54

Malcolm Arnold Symphony No 2, Op 40

Gretel Dowdeswell piano

7 July 2001

Tchaikovsky Overture ‘Romeo and Juliet’

Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op 43

Borodin Symphony No 2 in B minor

Katya Apekisheva piano

12 May 2001

Lennox Berkeley Divertimento in B flat, Op 18

Mozart Concerto for Flute and Harp in C, K299

Honegger Pastoral d’été

Haydn Symphony No 103 in E flat Drum roll

Clare Bentley flute ꞏ Emma Granger harp

10 March 2001

Rossini Overture ‘The Barber of Seville’

Gerald Finzi Cello Concerto, Op 40

Dvořák Symphony No 6 in D, Op 60

Alice Neary cello

18 November 2000

Berlioz Overture ‘Rob Roy’

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D, Op 35

Sibelius Symphony No 6 in D minor, Op 104

Fiona McNaught violin

7 October 2000

J S Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G, BWV1049

J S Bach Cantata ’Non sa che sia dolore’, BWV209

J S Bach Sinfonia to Cantata No 42

Hindemith Five Pieces for string orchestra, Op 44

J S Bach Suite No 1 in C, BWV1066

Stefanie Heichelheim soprano

8 July 2000

Elgar Overture ‘Cockaigne’, Op 40

Williams Walton Viola Concerto in A minor

Vaughan Williams Symphony No 2 ‘A London Symphony’

David Adams viola

13 May 2000

Ravel Ballet Suite ‘Ma Mere l’oye’

Celia Harper Cantata ‘Icarus’ (World premiere)

Copland Ballet Suite ‘Appalachian Spring’

Peter Stearn narrator ꞏ BSO Children’s Chorus ꞏ Concordia Choir of Parmiter’s School

18 March 2000

Mozart Overture ‘Così fan Tutte’, K588

Mozart Clarinet Concerto in A, K622

Bruckner Symphony No 7 in E

David Campbell clarinet

19 February 2000

Mozart Overture ‘Così fan Tutte’, K588

Beethoven Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat, Op 73 ‘Emperor’

Sibelius Suite ‘Pelléas et Mélisande’, Op 46

Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A, Op 90 ‘Italian’

Gordon Fergus-Thompson piano

13 November 1999

Dvořák Overture ‘Carnival’, Op 92

Hamilton Harty Violin Concerto in D minor

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36

Freya Ritts-Kirby violin

3 July 1999

Dag Wirén Serenade for string orchestra, Op 11

Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16

Sibelius Symphony No 2 in D, Op 43

Stephen De Pledge piano

8 May 1999

Mendelssohn Overture ‘The Hebrides’, Op 26

Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor, Op 26

Barber Adagio, Op 11

E J Moeran Sinfonietta

Frances Dewar violin

6 March 1999

Brahms Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56b

Beethoven Symphony No 9 in D minor, Op 125 ‘Choral’

Mary Nelson soprano ꞏ Christina Wilson mezzo-soprano

Darren Abrahams tenor ꞏ Michael Bundy baritone

Canterbury Chamber Choir

7 November 1998

Glinka Overture ‘Ruslan and Lyudmilla’

Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 1 in E minor, Op 107

Dvořák Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70

Alice Neary cello

4 July 1998

Mussorgsky Night on a Bare Mountain

Glazunov Violin Concerto in A minor, Op 82

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 6 in B minor, Op 64 ‘Pathétique’

Timothy Garland violin

16 May 1998

Patrick Hadley One morning in spring

Elgar Chanson de Matin, Op 15 No 1; Chanson de Nuit, Op 15 No 2

Richard Strauss Duet-Concertino

Vaughan Williams Five variants of ‘Dives and Lazarus’

Haydn Symphony No 85 in B flat ‘La Reine’

Angela Crispe clarinet ꞏ Stephen Greengrass bassoon

7 March 1998

Poulenc Sinfonietta

Mozart Motet ‘Exsultate Jubilate’, K165

Samuel Barber Knoxville, Summer of 1915, Op 24

Beethoven Symphony No 8 in F, Op 93

Mary Nelson soprano

15 November 1997

Smetana Vltava from ‘Má vlast’

Franck Symphonic Variations

Elgar Symphony No 1 in A flat, Op 55

Anthony Zerpa-Falcon piano

5 July 1997

Gershwin An American in Paris

Copland Ballet Suite ‘Appalachian Spring’

Samuel Barber Violin Concerto, Op 14

Gershwin Symphonic Picture ‘Porgy and Bess’

Freya Kirby violin

17 May 1997

Lars Erik Larsson Pastoral Suite, Op 19

Arvo Pärt Fratres

Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations, Op 33

Beethoven Symphony No 7 in A, Op 92

Alice Neary cello

1 March 1997

Debussy Petite Suite

Mahler Songs from ‘Des Knaben Wunderhorn’

Butterworth The Banks of Green Willow

Schubert Symphony No 4 in C minor, D417 ‘Tragic’

John Bernays baritone

16 November 1996

Mozart Overture ‘Die Zauberflöte’, K620

Mozart Piano Concerto in C, K467

Bruckner Symphony No 2 in C minor

Gretel Dowdeswell piano

13 July 1996

Suppé Overture Light Cavalry

Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor, D759 ‘Unfinished’

J Strauss II, Josef Strauss, Eduard Strauss, Franz Lehár Waltzes and Polkas

11 May 1996

Beethoven Overture ‘Fidelio’, Op 72c

Richard Strauss Oboe Concerto

Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F, Op 68 ‘Pastoral’

Ruth Bolister oboe

9 March 1996

Mozart Overture ‘Le Nozze di Figaro’, K492

Brahms Symphony No 3 in F, Op 90

Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor, Op 61

Peter Tanfield violin

11 November 1995

Tchaikovsky Polonaise ‘Eugene Onegin’, Op 24

Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor, Op 23

Rachmaninov Symphony No 2 in E minor, Op 27

Philip Smith piano

8 July 1995

Rezniček Overture ‘Donna Diana’

Brahms Violin Concerto in D, Op 77

Beethoven Symphony No 2 in D, Op 36

Lucy Jeal violin

13 May 1995

Mendelssohn Overture ‘Son and Stranger’, Op 89

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis

Mozart Horn Concerto No 3 in E flat, K447

Haydn Symphony No 104 in D ‘London’

Mark Paine horn

4 March 1995

Borodin Overture ‘Prince Igor’

Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5 in E minor, Op 64

Janice Graham violin

12 November 1994

Dvořák Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104

Brahms Symphony No 2 in D, Op 73

Martin Storey cello

9 July 1994

Walton Prelude and Fugue ‘The Spitfire’

E J Moeran Cello Concerto

Malcolm Arnold Eight English Dances

Delius Prelude Irmelin

Henry Wood Fantasia on British Sea Songs

Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March, Op 39 No 1

Parry Jerusalem

Nia Harries cello ꞏ Tony Eldridge baritone

14 May 1994

Delibes Ballet Suite ‘Le Roi s’amuse’

Dvořák Serenade for string orchestra in E minor, Op 22

(Haydn Symphony No 104 in D London) cancelled due to power cut

5 March 1994

Beethoven Overture ‘Leonora No 3’, Op 72b

Beethoven Violin Concerto in D, Op 61

Beethoven Symphony No 5 in C minor, Op 67

Lucy Jeal violin

20 November 1993

Elgar Overture ‘Froissart’, Op 19

John Ireland Concertino Pastorale

Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 68

10 July 1993

Weber Overture ‘Oberon’

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64

Schumann Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 97 ‘Rheinish’

Rachel Allen violin

6 March 1993

Mozart Overture Don Giovanni, K 527

Jacques Ibert Flute Concerto

Delius A song before sunrise

Beethoven Symphony No 4 in B flat, Op 60

Ilga Grants flute

7 November 1992

Brahms Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a

Elgar Introduction and Allegro, Op 47

Brahms Symphony No 4 in E minor, Op 98

11 July 1992

Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85

Bruckner Symphony No 4 in E flat Romantic

Lionel Handy cello

16 May 1992

Fauré Suite ‘Pelléas et Mélisande’, Op 80

Tchaikovsky/Glazunov Souvenir d’un lieu cher, Op 42

Saint-Saëns Havanaise, Op 81

Reger Variations and Fugue on a theme of Mozart, Op 132

Alexa Wilson violin

7 March 1992

Mozart Symphony No 31 in D, K297 ‘Paris’

Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto No 1 in A minor, Op 33

Dvořák Silent Woods, Op 68 No 5

Haydn Symphony No 101 in D The Clock

Lesley Shrigley-Jones cello

16 November 1991

Beethoven Overture ‘The Creatures of Prometheus’, Op 43

Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor, Op 37

Beethoven Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 55 ‘Eroica’

Gretel Dowdeswell piano

13 July 1991

Mendelssohn Overture ‘The Fair Melusine’, Op 32

Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 54

Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F, Op 68 ‘Pastoral’

Elizabeth Hayes piano

11 May 1991

Arthur Bliss Five Dances from ‘Checkmate’

Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor, Op 26

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 2 in C minor, Op 17 ‘Little Russian’

Luigi di Filippi violin

9 March 1991

Adrian Williams Serenade for string orchestra

Handel Harp Concerto in B flat, Op 4 No 6

Grieg Two Norwegian Melodies, Op 63

Debussy Danse sacreé et danse profane

Parry English Suite

Lucy Wakeford harp

2 February 1991

Haydn Symphony No 88 in G

Saint-Saëns Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op 28

Mozart Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364

Malcolm Arnold Serenade for small orchestra, Op 26

Candida Thompson violin ꞏ Michel Camille viola

3 November 1990

Dvořák Czech Suite, Op 39

Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E flat

Mendelssohn Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56 ‘Scottish’

Timothy Hawes trumpet

7 July 1990

Brahms Tragic Overture, Op 81

Hindemith Violin Concerto (1939)

Dvořák Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95 ‘From the New World’

Alexa Wilson violin

19 May 1990

Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No 3

Vaughan Williams Oboe Concerto

Stravinsky Ballet Suite ‘Pulcinella’

Christopher O’Neil oboe

7 April 1990

Walton Coronation March ‘Crown Imperial’

Delius The walk to The Paradise Garden

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18

Shostakovich Symphony No 5 in D minor, Op 47

William Stephenson piano

3 February 1990

Mendelssohn Overture ‘The Hebrides’, Op 26

Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 129

Fauré Pavane, Op 50

Beethoven Symphony No 1 in C, Op 21

Nia Harries cello

11 November 1989

Beethoven Overture Leonora No 1, Op 138

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D, Op 35

Brahms Serenade No 1 in D, Op 11

Freya Kirby violin

15 July 1989

Suppé Overture ‘Morning, Noon and Night in Vienna’

Mozart Symphony No 36 in C, K425 ‘Linz’

Richard Strauss First Waltz Sequence from ‘Der Rosenkavalier’, Op 59

J Strauss II, Josef Strauss Waltzes and Polkas

13 May 1989

Handel Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op 3 No 2

Vivaldi Spring from ‘The Four Seasons’

Boyce Symphony No 2 in A, Op 2 No 2

J S Bach Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV1043

J S Bach Suite No 1 in C, BWV1066

Ingrid Sellschop violin ꞏ Richard Spenceley violin

8 April 1989

Sibelius Finlandia, Op 26

Berwald Symphony No 3 in C, Singulière

Brahms Violin Concerto in D, Op 77

Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No 1, Op 46

Alison Kelly violin

4 February 1989

Schubert Symphony No 5 in B flat, D485

Mozart Oboe Concerto in C, K314

Mendelssohn Symphony No 4 in A, Op 90 ‘Italian’

Sue Böhling oboe

26 November 1988

Beethoven Overture Coriolan, Op 62

Beethoven Triple Concerto in C, Op 56

Beethoven Symphony No 7 in A, Op 92

Viviane Ronchetti violin ꞏ John Catlow cello ꞏ David Oliver piano

18 June 1988

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64

Mahler Symphony No 5 in C sharp minor

Alexa Wilson violin

14 May 1988

Holst St Paul’s Suite

Grieg Two Elegiac Melodies, Op 34

Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending

Barber Adagio, Op 11

E J Moeran Two Pieces for small orchestra

Elgar Serenade in E minor, Op 20

Richard Spenceley violin

26 March 1988

Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture ‘Romeo and Juliet’

Glazunov Symphony No 5 in B flat, Op 55

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor, Op 30

William Stephenson piano

6 February 1988

Mozart Overture ‘Der Schauspieldirektor’, K486

Beethoven Violin Concerto in D, Op 61

Schubert Symphony No 6 in C, D589

Robin Alleson violin

7 November 1987

Philip White Overture Drake 400

Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85

Arnold Bax Northern Ballad No 1

Elgar Enigma Variations, Op 36

Rohan de Saram cello

27 June 1987

Arnold Bax Tintagel

Richard Strauss Four Last Songs

Tchaikovsky Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36

Julia Dewhurst soprano

4 April 1987

Beethoven Overture Fidelio, Op 72c

Dvořák Violin Concerto in A minor, Op 53

Brahms Symphony No 2 in D, Op 73

Catherine Schofield violin

7 February 1987

Schubert Overture in the Italian Style in C, D591

Beethoven Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat, Op 19

Delius Two pieces for small orchestra

Haydn Symphony No 94 in G ‘Surprise’

Nicholas Oliver piano

22 November 1986

Vaughan Williams Overture ‘The Wasps’

Malcolm Arnold Trumpet Concerto, Op 125

Malcolm Arnold Four Scottish Dances, Op 59

Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor, D759 ‘Unfinished’

Rossini Overture ‘William Tell’

John Wallace trumpet

28 June 1986

Borodin Overture ‘Prince Igor’

Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations, Op 33

Tchaikovsky Swan Lake Suite, Op 20

Stravinsky Circus Polka

Rachmaninov Vocalise, Op 34 No 14

Tchaikovsky Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op 66

Lesley Shrigley-Jones cello

22 March 1986

Sibelius Karelia Suite, Op 11

Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16

Nielsen Symphony No 1 in G minor, FS16

William Stephenson piano

1 February 1986

Handel/Harty Water Music Suite

Mozart Flute Concerto in G, K313

Richard Strauss Serenade in E flat, Op 7

Haydn Symphony No 99 in E flat

Denise Dance flute

23 November 1985

Beethoven Overture ‘Egmont’, Op 84

Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor, Op 26

Schubert Symphony No 9 in C, D944

Lorna Osbon violin