February 2017
U.K. Diary

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Various Local Venues

25 February 2017 | 5.55pm Metropolitan Opera, Kristine Opolais, Mark Elder
Dvorák: Rusalka (cinema screening)
VENUE: Cinemas throughout the UK
Contact your local cinema

London

5 February 2017 | 7.30pm
Wihan Quartet and Gemma Rosefield
Works by Rachmaninoff, Glazunov and Schubert.
VENUE: Henrietta Barnett School, Central Sq, Hampstead Garden Suburb
Tel: 020 8959 3866

> www.millhillmusicclub.co.uk

5 February 2017 | 11.30am
Nash Ensemble with Ian Brown and Philippa Davies
Dvořák Sonatina in G Op.100 (arr. for flute and piano) and String Quintet in Eb Op. 97,
Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor Op. 15
VENUE: Wigmore Hall, London
Tel: 020 2935 2141
> wigmore-hall.org.uk

8 February 2017 | 7.30pm
Janine Jansen and friends
Korngold: Suite for two violins, cello and piano left hand Op. 23
VENUE: Wigmore Hall, London
Tel: 020 2935 2141
> wigmore-hall.org.uk

12 February 2017 | 2.30pm
Tippett Quartet and Julian Gallant
Dvořák: String Quartet no.12 in F 'American', Op.96
plus works by Haydn and Brahms
VENUE: St Mary's Church, Ealing
Tel: 020 8566 0573
> www.ealingmusicandfilmfestival.org

13 February 2017 | 7.30pm
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jochen Rieder (conductor), Jonas Kaufmann (tenor)
• Korngold: Schauspiel-Ouvertüre (Overture to a Play), Op.4
• Richard Strauss: Symphonic Interludes from “Intermezzo”
• Richard Strauss: Selected Songs
• Elgar: In the South
• Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs
VENUE: Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS
Tickets O 020 7638 8891
> www.barbican.org.uk

21 February 2017 | 7.30pm
András Schiff
Janáček: Piano Sonata I.X.1905
and works by Bach, Bartók and Schumann
VENUE: Wigmore Hall, London
Tel: 020 2935 2141
> wigmore-hall.org.uk

25 February 2017 | 10.00am – 6.00pm
Croydon Bach Choir ‘Come and Sing’ - Participatory One Day Workshop
Dvorák: Mass in D
VENUE: St Matthew's Church, Croydon
Registration form on Choir’s website
> www.croydonbachchoir.org

26 February 2017 | 7.00pm
Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra, Sado
Dvořák: Symphony no. 9
and works by Mozart and Beethoven
VENUE: Cadogan Hall, London
Tel: 020 7730 4500
> www.cadoganhall.com

South East

12 February 2017 | 3.00pm
Wihan Quartet
Suk: Meditation on the ancient Czech Chorale
Janáček: String Quartet No 2 'Intimate Letters'
Dvořák: String Quartet Op51 in Eb 'Slavonic'
VENUE: St Gregory's Centre for Music, Canterbury Christ Church University
> www.wegottickets.com/CanterburyMusicClub

25 February 2017 | 12 noon
Veniamin Zhukov
Janáček On an Overgrown Path
VENUE: Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, Chichester
Tel: 01243 774557
> pallant.org.uk

South West

11 February | 7.30pm
North Devon Sinfonia, Emma Kent (conductor), Ben Hughes (cello)
Dvořák: Cello Concerto
and works by Marquez and Elgar
VENUE: St. Peter's Church, Highfield Road, Ilfracombe, EX34 9LH (note change of venue)
Tickets on the door. £10, under 18s free. First come first served basis.
> www.northdevonsinfonia.org.uk

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East of England

5 February 2017 | 4.00pm
Anna Huntley (mezzo-soprano) and James Baillieu (piano)
Dvořák: Gypsy Songs, Op.55
and works by Rossini and Schumann
VENUE: Clarendon Muse, Watford Grammar School for Boys, Watford
Tel: 01923 231917
> www.octagonmusic.ticketsource.co.uk

Midlands

8 February 2017 | 7.30pm
Wihan Quartet
Suk
: Meditation on the ancient Czech Chorale
Janáček: String Quartet No 2 'Intimate Letters'
Dvořák: String Quartet Op51 in Eb 'Slavonic'
VENUE
: Keele University Concert Society, Westminster Theatre, Keele University
Tel: 01782 734340
> www.keele.ac.uk/artskeele/whatson/music

22 February 2017 | 7.30pm
City of Birmingham SO, Marković
Janáček: Taras Bulba
and works by Beethoven and Schumann,
VENUE: Symphony Hall, Birmingham
Tel. 0121 780 3333
> www.thsh.co.uk

24 February 2017 | 7.30pm
Stamic Quartet
Dvořák: String Quartet no. 14 in A flat major, Op.105
Mucha: String Quartet no. 1
and Haydn
VENUE: Royal Pump Rooms, Leamington Spa
Tel: 01926 334418
> www.leamingtonmusic.org

East Midlands

4 February 2017 | 7.30pm
Nottingham Festival Chorus, East of England Singers,Nottingham Concert Orchestra, Farnsworth
Dvořák: Te Deum, Op.103 and Carnival Overture, Op.92
and a work by Haydn
VENUE: Albert Hall, Nottingham
Tel: 0115 958 9312
> www.alberthallnottingham.co.uk

North

21 February 2017 | 7.30pm
Fujita, Maijala, Waterman, Shih
Dvořák: Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op.87
and works by Haydn, Fauré, Rachmaninov
VENUE: Leeds College of Music: The Venue, Leeds
Tel: 0113 222 3434
> www.lcm.ac.uk

North West

9 February 2017 | 7.30pm
The Hallé, Măcelaru
Dvořák: Legends (selection)
Janáček: Taras Bulba
and works by Sibelius and Poulenc
VENUE: Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Tel: 0161 907 9000
> tickets.bridgewater-hall.co.uk

Scotland

16 February 2017 | 2.00pm
BBC Scottish SO, Chauhan
Dvořák: Symphony No.8
and works by Mendelssohn, Arnold and Webern
VENUE: City Halls: Concert Hall, Glasgow
Tel: 0141 353 8000
> www.glasgowconcerthalls.com

19 February 2017 | 3.00pm
Ryan Drucker
Janáček: From the Street: Piano Sonata 1 X 1905
and works by Schubert, Brahms, and Ravel
VENUE: Woodend Barn, Banchory
Tel: 01330 825431
> www.woodendbarn.com

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