FEBRUARY 2019
U.K. Diary

Performances and other events in the United Kingdom

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This section of the website provides details of concerts, operas and festivals featuring Czech and Slovak composers and performers. In compiling these lists, we rely heavily on information supplied to us by event organisers and members of the Dvorak Society.

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Please note: We aim to provide accurate details but The Dvorak Society is not responsible for any changes to programmes made by event organisers or for errors in information provided. We would advise you to check with the event organiser or venue before making arrangements to attend an event.

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Finding more information about concerts and events featuring Czech and Slovak music and performers:

Every month there are numerous concerts and events in the UK, and around the world, which feature Czech and Slovak music and performers, but sadly we cannot list them all!

There are some additional online sources of information which are well worth checking for details of forthcoming classical concerts:

>  Chamber Music Plus
>  BachTrack
>  Concert Diary
>  Classical Events
and in the US
>  Instant Encore

And individual composers are featured on these sites
>  Kapralova Society
>  Korngold Society
>  Mahler Society

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London

3 February | 7.30pm
Goldner Quartet, Lane
Korngold: Piano Quintet in E major, Op.15
VENUE: Wigmore Hall
Tel: 020 7935 2141
>  https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/

4, 6, 9, 18, 21, 26 February | 8.00pm (7.00pm on 9th)
Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Gardner
Janáček: Káťa Kabanová
VENUE: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Tel: 020 7304 4000
>  www.roh.org.uk

5 February | 7.30pm
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Bringuier, Müller-Schott
Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104
VENUE: Royal Festival Hall
Tel: 020 3879 9555
>  www.southbankcentre.co.uk

5 February | 7.30pm
Escher String Quartet Dvořák String Quartet no. 12 in F major, "American", Op.96
VENUE
: Wigmore Hall
Tel: 020 7935 2141
>  https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/

13 February | 1.00pm
Britten Sinfonia, McDonough, Gould, Dearnley, Watkins
Janáček Pohádka (Fairy Tale)
Martinů Sonata for flute, violin and piano, H254
VENUE: Wigmore Hall
Tel: 020 7935 2141
>  https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/

17 February | 7.30pm
Philharmonia Orchestra, Hrůša
Dvořák: 8 Slavonic Dances, Op.72
VENUE" Royal Festival Hall
Tel: 020 3879 9555
>  www.southbankcentre.co.uk

28 February | 7.30pm
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Shelley, Pike
Korngold: Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Dvořák: Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World", Op.95
VENUE
: Cadogan Hall
Tel: 020 7730 4500
>  www.cadoganhall.com

Scotland

28 February | 7.30pm
Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Varga
Dvořák: Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95 VENUECaird Hall, Dundee
Tel: 01382 434940
>  www.leisureandculturedundee.com/culture/caird-hall/whats-on

Northern Ireland

14 February | 1.05pm
Ulster Orchestra, Rožeň
Dvořák: Carnival Overture, Op.92
Suk: Meditation on an Old Czech Hymn "St Wenceslas”, Op.35a
Kabeláč: Symphony no. 4 in A major "Camerata", Op.36
VENUE: Ulster Hall, Belfast
Tel: 028 9033 4455
>  www.ulsterhall.co.uk

South

8 February | 7.30pm
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Seal
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Portsmouth Guildhall, Portsmouth
Tel: 0844 4539028
>  www.portsmouthguildhall.org.uk/

7 February | 7.30pm
Worthing Symphony Orchestra, Gibbons, Pike
Korngold: Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
VENUE: Assembly Hall, Worthing
Tel: 01903 206206
>  https://worthingtheatres.co.uk

South West

7 February | 7.30pm
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Seal
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Plymouth Guildhall, Plymouth
Tel: 01752 277222
>  www.plymouth.gov.uk

9 February | 7.30pm
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Seal
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Bath Forum, Bath
Tel: 0117 203 4040 (Colston Hall box office)
>  www.bathforum.co.uk/

24 February | 3.00pm
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Seal
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Bournemouth Pavilion, Bournemouth
Tel: 0844 5763000
>  www.bournemouthpavilion.co.uk/

East

15 February | 1.00pm
Britten Sinfonia, McDonough, Gould, Dearnley, Watkins
Janáček: Pohádka (Fairy Tale)
Martinů: Sonata for flute, violin and piano, H254
VENUE: St Andrew's Hall, Norwich
Tel:01603 628477
>  www.thehallsnorwich.com

12 February | 1.00pm
Britten Sinfonia, McDonough, Gould, Dearnley, Watkins
Janáček: Pohádka (Fairy Tale) Martinů: Sonata for flute, violin and piano, H254
VENUE: West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge
Tel: 01223 335184
>  www.westroad.org/

20 February | 7.30pm
Linos Piano Trio
Dvořák: Piano Trio no. 3 in F minor, op. 65
VENUE: Rothamsted Manor Recitals, West Common, Harpenden, Herts AL5 2JQ
>  www.linospianotrio.com/concert/rothamsted-manor-recitals-hertfordshire

West Midlands

22 February | 8.00pm
Lawson Piano Trio
Dvořák: Piano Trio no. 4 in E minor "Dumky", Op.90
VENUE: Artrix, Bromsgrove
Tel: 01527 577330
>  www.artrix.co.uk

Yorkshire

2, 9, 21, 27 February | 7.30pm
Orchestra and Chorus of Opera North, Edwards
Janáček: Káťa Kabanová
VENUE: Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds
Tel: 0844 848 2700
>  www.leedsgrandtheatre.com

9 February | 7.00pm
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Ward
Dvořák: Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
VENUE: Leeds Town Hall, Leeds
Tel: 0113 3760318
>  www.leedstownhall.co.uk/

North West

9 February | 7.30pm
Northern Chamber Orchestra
Dvořák: Waltzes, Op.54
VENUE:Heritage Centre, Macclesfield