Concerts calendar

The Lark Ascending

Royal Festival Hall Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX, United Kingdom

Join Alan Titchmarsh as he hosts an exquisite programme of great English classics, crowned by Vaughan Williams’ sublime masterpiece, The Lark Ascending. WALTON Coronation March, Crown Imperial DELIUS The Walk to the Paradise Garden PARRY Blest pair of sirens BUTTERWORTH The Banks of Green Willow..

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The Music of Eric Whitacre

Royal Festival Hall Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX, United Kingdom

Compelling composer and conductor Eric Whitacre performs an all-American programme, including pieces by Bernstein, John Adams and Copland. The Grammy-winning composer is known for his charismatic conducting style and inventive and complex choral compositions. His own works complete the concert’s repertoire, culminating before the interval..

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Summer Music in City Churches: Voice and Verse

St Giles' Cripplegate Church Fore Street, London, EC2Y 8DA

Finzi                   My spirit sang all day (Bridges) Stanford                The blue bird (Mary Coleridge) Sterndale Bennett       Come live with me (Marlowe) Vaughan Williams       Three Shakespeare Songs Pearsall           Lay a garland (Beaumont & Fletcher) Elgar                   As torrents in summer (Longfellow) Vaughan Williams       Love bade me welcome Vaughan..

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Summer Music in City Churches: A Midsummer Night’s Serenade

St Giles' Cripplegate Church Fore Street, London, EC2Y 8DA

Mendelssohn      A Midsummer Night’s Dream Walton                Henry V suite Finzi                    Love’s Labours Lost Vaughan Williams     Serenade to Music (text from The Merchant of Venice) London Mozart Players City of London Choir Hilary Davan Wetton, conductor Tama Matheson, actor Rebecca Bottone,..

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