Concert Listings


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You are advised to check with the Concert Organiser before travelling.
Stay well !

The Elgar Society has a programme of online events.
It is hoped that members will be able to take advantage of this service
in order to enjoy a wide ranging selection of talks and presentations,
some of which are branch meetings, others being presentations produced
by the Society’s national committee.

All members are invited to attend any online event.
Non-members may also take advantage of this facility by arrangement.

For details see

Wednesday 21 April 2021, 8.15pm
Recital Hall, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam
String Quartet
(plus music by Mendelssohn)
Piatti String Quartet

Friday and Saturday May 7, 8 2021
Teatro Monumental, Madrid
Cello Concerto
(plus music by Mahler)
Pablo Ferrández, Cello;
Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE

Friday 7 May 2021, 7.30pm
Auditorio de Tenerife Adán Martí,
Av de la Constitucion, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Symphony No. 2
(plus Shostakovich: Symphony no. 9)
Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife, Antonio Méndez, Conductor

from Thursday 13 May 2021
Recorded at Wyastone Concert Hall,
on 9th October 2020
‘Elgar Reimagined’
String Quartet arr. Matthews
English Symphony Orchestra, Kenneth Woods, conductor
Online event: see

Tuesday 18 May 2021, 8.15pm
Recital Hall, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam
Music by Elgar, Mendelssohn, Liszt,
Debussy, Ravel, Chaminade
Dame Sarah Connolly, Mezzo-soprano;
Julius Drake, Piano

Tuesday 1 June 2021, 7.30pm
Royal Festival Hall, London SE1 8XX
Symphony no. 1
(plus Dove : ‘Sunshine’;
Dvorak : Cello Concerto)
Kian Soltani, Cello;
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vasily Petrenko, Conductor
Tickets: £50, £40, £30, £20, £10

Friday 4 June 2021, 8.00pm
Saturday 5 June 2021, 8.00pm
Cultural Centre, Salisburg Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui Kowloon, Hong Kong
Enigma Variations
(plus Ravel: Ma mère l’Oye;
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, suite)
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Ankush Kumar Bahl, Conductor
Grégoire Pont, Live illustration

Saturday 19 June 2021, 7.30pm
Town Hall, Leeds LS1 3AD
Leeds Conductors Competition Gala Final
Enigma Variations
(plus Beethoven: Symphony No. 5;
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Orchestra of Opera North,
conducted by the winner

Monday 21 June 2021, 8.15pm
Main Hall, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam
Cello Concerto
(plus Holst: The Planets)
Maximilian Hornung, Cello;
Nationaal Vrouwen Jeugdkoor;
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins, Conductor

Friday 25 June 2021, 7.30pm
Royal Festival Hall, London
The Dream of Gerontius
Kitty Whately, Mezzo-soprano;
Andrew Staples, Tenor;
Neal Davies, Bass;
The Bach Choir;
Philharmonia Orchestra, David Hill, Conductor

Sunday 27 June 2021, 4.30 pm
St Andrew’s, Holborn, London, EC4A 3AF
Symphonic Study ‘Falstaff’
(plus Delius: Violin Concerto;
MacCunn: The Land of the Mountain and the Flood)
Supported by David Coronel and the Finzi Trust.
Sasha Rozdestvensky, Violin;
Elgar Sinfonia, Adrian Brown, conductor
Tickets: EMail

Saturday 24 July 2021, 7.30pm
St Thomas’ Church, Lymington SO41 9ND
Cello Concerto
(plus Mahler Symphony No. 1)
Phil Daish-Handy, cello;
Nova Foresta Classical Players, Paul Ingram, conductor
Information and Booking:

Saturday 7 August 2021, 11.00am
Elmore Church, Elmore, Gloucestershire GL2 3SP
Organ recital
Vesper Voluntaries Op.14 (selection)
(plus music by Reger and Liszt)
Jed Hughes, Organ
Tickets: £10 (Under 16s Free)
For further information:

Friday 20 August 2021, 7.00pm
Opera House, Riga LV-1050 ,Latvia
Sea Pictures
(plus Britten: Four Sea Interludes;
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 in B minor)
Alice Coote, Mezzo-soprano;
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Riccardo Muti, Conductor

Sunday 29 August 2021, 7.30pm
Parish Church of St Cuthbert,
5 Lothian Road, Edinburgh EH1 2EP
Violin Concerto
(plus music by Walton, R Strauss)
Charles Mutter, violin;
Scottish Sinfonia, Neil Mantle, conductor

Wednesday 13 October 2021, 8.00pm
Thursday 14 October 2021, 1.30pm
Friday 15 October 2021, 8.00pm
Saturday 16 October 2021, 8.00pm
Town Hall, George St, Sydney NSW
Symphony No. 1
(plus Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.3)
Konstantin Shamray, Piano;
Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Mark Wigglesworth, Conductor

Sunday 24 October 2021, 4.30pm
St Andrew’s, Holborn, London, EC4A 3AF
In Association with, and to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of
the London Branch of The Elgar Society.
Sea Pictures
Canto Populare
Song from ‘Grania and Diarmid’
Suite: ‘The Crown of India’
Overture, Cockaigne
Diana Moore, Mezzo-soprano;
Elgar Sinfonia, Adrian Brown, conductor
Information: EMail

Saturday October 30, 2021, 5.00pm
St Laurence’s Church, College Street, Ludlow SY8 1AN
Sea Pictures
(plus music by Finzi, Samuel, Hoiby)
Kathryn Rudge, mezzo-soprano;
Natalya Romaniw, soprano;
Iain Burnside, piano

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