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Recorded at Wyastone Hall, Wyastone Leys, Monmouth
Miniatures for Cello and Strings, arr. Donald Fraser
Chanson de Matin, Op.15 No.2
Chanson de Nuit, Op.15 No.1
The Wild Bears, Wand of Youth Suite No.2
Nimrod, The Enigma Variations, Op.36
Romance, Op.62
Sospiri, Op.70
Mazurka, Op.10 No.1
Pleading, Op.48
In Moonlight
Salut d’Amour, Op.12
Adieu
Raphael Wallfisch, cello;
English Symphony Orchestra, Kenneth Woods, conductor
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Sun 28 November 2021, 7.30pm
Musikverein: Brahms-Saal, Vienna
Elgar: Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op.20
Haydn: Cello Concerto no. 1 in C major, Hob VIIb:1
Bartolomey: New work (world première)
Pleyel, Symphony in D Major: Ben. 126
Matthias Bartolomey: Cello;
Wiener Concert-Verein, Patrick Hahn, Conductor

Thu 2 December 2021, 7.30pm
Fri 3 December 2021, 7.30pm
Sat 4 December 2021, 7.30pm
Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco
Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op.61
Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Christian Tetzlaff, Violin;
San Francisco Symphony, Simone Young, Conductor

Fri 3 December 2021, 7.30pm
Birmingham Symphony Hall
Music by Elgar, Mozart, Williams, Borodin,
Mascagni, Vaughan Williams, Tchaikovsky, Wiseman,
Bruch, Morricone, Wagner, Elgar, Holst
Jennifer Pike, Violin;
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Michael Seal, Conductor

Fri 3 December 2021, 7.30pm
Auditorio de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85
Vaage: Orkesterdialogar
Dvorák: Symphony no. 9 in E minor
Alban Gerhardt, Cello;
Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife, Eivind Gullberg Jensen, Conductor

Sun 5 December 2021, 3.00pm
Stoller Hall, Manchester
Elgar: Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op.20
Grieg: Holberg Suite, Op.40
Finzi: Romance in E flat major, for strings, Op.11
Shostakovich: Sonata for violin, percussion and string orchestra Op.134
Chloë Hanslip, Violin;
Northern Chamber Orchestra

Sun 5 December 2021, 8.00pm
Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Barber: Symphony no. 1, Op.9
Ravel: Daphnis and Chloé, orchestral suite no. 2
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Cello;
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Marin Alsop, Conductor

Wed 8 December 2021, 8.00pm
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris
Elgar: Introduction and Allegro for strings, Op.47
Haydn: Piano Concerto in F major, Hob XVIII:3
(cadence de Bavouzet)
Benjamin: At first light for chamber orchestra
Haydn: Symphony no. 82 in C major “The Bear”
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Piano;
Orchestre de chambre de Paris, Douglas Boyd, Conductor

Tue 14 December 2021, 8.00pm
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris
Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op.61
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: excerpts
Julia Fischer, Violin;
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor

Tue 21 December 2021, 5.00pm
Teatro Góngora, Córdoba
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Blüml: A Christmas Carol
Marisol Membrillo, Narrator;
Orquesta de Córdoba, Carlos Domínguez-Nieto, Conductor

Wed 22, Thu 23 December 2021, 8.30pm
Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris
Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op.61
Schubert: Gesang der Geister über den Wassern, D.705
Brahms: Song of Destiny for Chorus and Orchestra, Op.54
Renaud Capuçon, Violin;
Chœur de l’Orchestre de Paris;
Orchestre de Paris, Daniel Harding, Conductor

Wed 12 January 2022, 7.30pm
Victoria Hall, Geneva
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Franck: Le Chasseur maudit
Beethoven: Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider, Violin;
Rudolf Buchbinder, Piano;
Orchestre National de Lyon

Thu 13, Fri 14 January 2022, 7.30pm
Tonhalle: Grosser Saal, Zürich
Elgar: Symphony no. 1 in A flat major, Op.55
Adams: City Noir
Tonhalle Orchester Zürich, Robert Trevino, Conductor

Sun 16 January 2022, 11.00am
Mon 17 January 2022, 8.00pm
Tue 18 January 2022, 7.00pm
Fri 21 January 2022, 7.30pm
Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna
Semperoper, Dresden
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Britten: Peter Grimes, Op.33a: Four Sea Interludes
Walton: Viola Concerto
Antoine Tamestit, Viola;
Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden, Daniel Harding, Conductor

Thu 20, Fri 21 January 2022, 7.30pm
Sat 22 January 2022, 3.00pm
Rudolfinum: Dvorák Hall, Prague
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Suk: Epilogue, Op.37
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello;
Czech Philharmonic Choir of Brno;
Czech Philharmonic, Jakub Hruša, Conductor

Mon 31 January 2022, 8:00pm
Carnegie Hall Stern Auditorium, New York City
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Britten: Peter Grimes, Op.33a: Four Sea Interludes
Holst: The Planets, Op.32
Kian Soltani, Cello;
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vasily Petrenko, Conductor

Thu 3 February 2022, 8.00pm
Auditorio y Centro de Congresos
Victor Villegas: Murcia
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Palomo: Nocturnos de Andalucía para piano y orquesta
Judith Jáuregui, Piano;
Orquesta Sinfónica de la Región de Murcia, Ramón Tebar, Conductor

Fri 4 February 2021, 1.00pm
LSO St Lukes, London EC1V 9NG
Elgar: Sospiri
Beethoven: Violin Sonata no. 8 in G major, Op.30 no.3
Monnakgotla: Companion
Prokofiev: Violin Sonata no. 2 in D major, Op.94a
Johan Dalene, Violin;
Nicola Eimer, Piano

Wed 16, Thu 17 February 2022, 7.00pm
Suntory Hall: Main Hall, Tokyo
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Britten: Peter Grimes, Op.33a: Four Sea Interludes
Barber: Violin Concerto, Op.14
Hilary Hahn, Violin;
NHK Symphony Orchestra Tokyo, Paavo Järvi, Conductor

Tue 22 February 2022, 7.30pm
Theatre Royal and Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
Stephen Johnson, Presenter
Programme to include:
Elgar: Symphony no. 1 in A flat major, Op.55
BBC Philharmonic, Mark Wigglesworth, Conductor

Fri 25, Sat 26 February 2022, 8.00pm
Sun 27 February 2022, 2.30pm
Jones Hall, Houston
Programme to include:
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Alisa Weilerstein, Cello;
Houston Symphony Orchestra, Ryan Bancroft, Conductor

Wed 2 March 2022, 7.30pm
Palau de Les Arts: Auditori, Valencia
Cruixent: Cyborg
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Ravel: Piano Concerto in G major
George Li, Piano;
Orquesta de Valencia, Leonard Slatkin, Conductor

Fri 4 March 2022, 11.00am
Sat 5 March 2022, 7.30pm
Music Hall, Cincinnati
Thomas: Brio
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Sibelius: Lemminkäinen Suite for orchestra, Op.22
Alisa Weilerstein, Cello;
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Karina Canellakis, Conductor

Fri 4 March 2022, 8.00pm
Sat 5, Sun 6 March 2022, 2.00pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 6 in B minor, “Pathétique”, Op.74
Camille Thomas, Cello;
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Paolo Bortolameolli, Conductor

Thu 10, Fri 11 March 2022, 8.00pm
Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig
Elgar: Symphony no. 2 in E flat major, Op.63
Britten: Nocturne for tenor, 7 obbligato instruments
and string orchestra, song cycle, Op.60
Andrew Staples, Tenor;
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, Daniel Harding, Conductor

Sunday 20 March 2022, 6.00pm
Queen Elizabeth Hall, London SE1 8XX
Cockaigne Overture
(plus music by Korngold, Barber, Still)
Joo Yeon Sir;
Stoneleigh Training, Youth and Alumni Orchestras;
Conductors Robert Hodge, Dan Shilladay, Adrian Brown
Tickets: £10 to £20
https://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/whats-on

Thu 24 March 2022, 7.30pm
Fri 25 March 2022, 8.30pm
Sat 26 March 2022, 6.00pm
Auditorium, Sala Santa Cecilia, Rome
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Britten: Violin Concerto, Op.15
Janine Jansen, Violin;
Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia,
Sir Antonio Pappano, Conductor

Thu 24 March 2022, 8.00pm
Heinrich Lades Hall, Erlangen
Sat 26 March 2022, 8.00pm
Sun 27 March 2022, 5.00pm
Konzerthalle Bamberg: Joseph Keilberth Saal
Elgar: Symphony no. 2 in E flat major, Op.63
Chevalier de Saint-Georges: Violin Concerto in G
major, Op.8 no.2
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto no. 1 in D major, Op.19
Karen Gomyo, Violin;
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, Nicholas Collon, Conductor

Friday, 25th March, 2022, 7.30 pm
Trinity Centre, Christchurch Road,
Ringwood, BH24 1DH
Violin Sonata / String Quartet / Piano Quintet
Castalian Quartet & Leon McCawley
Tickets: £15 (plus £1.05 booking fee), Under 25s free
https://www.avonvalleyconcerts.com/concerts

Fri 25, Sat 26 March 2022, 8.00pm
Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin
Elgar: Symphony no. 2 in E flat major, Op.63
Grime: Meditations on Joy (World premiere)
Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Christian Tetzlaff, Violin;
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin,
Robin Ticciati, Conductor

Wed 30 March 2022, 7.00pm
Thu 31 March 2022, 6.00pm
Konserthuset Stockholm: Stora Salen
Elgar: Enigma Variations
MacMillan: Cello Concerto
Marie Macleod, Cello;
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, Ryan Bancroft, Conductor

Thursday 7 April 2022, 7:30pm
Royal Albert Hall, London SW7 2AP
Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius
(plus Wagner, Parsifal: Prelude to Act I)
Christine Rice, Mezzo-soprano;
Ed Lyon, Tenor;
Roderick Williams, Baritone;
Philharmonia Chorus;
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vasily Petrenko, Conductor
Tickets: see https://www.royalalberthall.com

Wed 13 April 2022, 7.30pm
Royal Festival Hall, London SE1
Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op.61
Enescu: Symphony no. 2 in A major, Op.17
Julia Fischer, Violin;
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor

Wed 13 April 2022, 7.30pm
Victoria Hall, Geneva
Elgar: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op.61
Stravinsky: Le Sacre du printemps
Renaud Capuçon, Violin;
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Jonathan Nott, Conductor

Wed 11 May 2022, 8.00pm
Semperoper, Dresden
Elgar: Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op.20
Herchet: Concerto for violin, contralto and orchestra
Bizet: Symphony no. 2 in C major, “Rome”
Christa Mayer, Mezzo-soprano;
Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden, Gaetano D’Espinosa, Conductor

Thu 12, Sat 14 May 2022, 8.00pm
Atlanta Symphony Hall
Elgar: Enigma Variations
Clyne: Sound and Fury
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, Op.107
Rainer Eudeikis, Cello;
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Soddy, Conductor

Fri 13 May 2022, 7.30pm
Palacio Euskalduna: Auditórium, Bilbao
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Catalán: La victoria vacía
Dutilleux: Symphony no. 1
Asier Polo, Cello;
Basque National Orchestra, Robert Trevino, Conductor

Sun 15 May 2022, 3.00pm
Konserthuset Stockholm: Grünewaldsalen
Music by Elgar, Purcell, Frances-Hoad, Bridge
Andrej Power, Violin;
Patrik Swedrup, Violin;
Vicki Powell, Viola

Mon 16, Tue 17 May 2022, 7.30pm
Kursaal Auditorium, San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Dutilleux: Symphony no. 1
Asier Polo, Cello;
Basque National Orchestra, Robert Trevino, Conductor

Tue 17 May 2022, 8.00pm
Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Berlin
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Tippett: Little Music
Vaughan Williams: Symphony no. 5 in D major
Julia Hagen: Cello;
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis, Conductor

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