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ELGAR - A Musical Diary
of concerts and other events featuring works by Elgar
June 2016

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Saturday 4 June 2016, 10 am
Chapter House, Gloucester Cathedral
'Sing Saturday' with Adrian Partington

The Music Makers
Two hour workshop

Tickets at the door (including music hire) �12


Saturday 11 June 2016, 7.30 pm
The Royal Hall, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Nimrod, from Enigma Variations
Pomp and Circumstance March No 1
Pomp and Circumstance March No 4

(plus music by M�rquez, Britten, Piazzolla, Arnold, Williams,
Vaughan Williams, Walton, Wood, Arne, Parry)

Harrogate Symphony Orchestra, Bryan Western, conductor

Tickets: �14 �12 Telephone: 01423502116


Saturday 11 June 2016, 7.00pm
Gloucester Cathedral

Dream of Gerontius

Diana Moore, mezzo-soprano;
Philip Lloyd Holtam, tenor; Quentin Hayes, baritone;
South Cotswold Choral Group; Burford Singers;
Regency Sinfonia Orchestra, Brian Kay
, conductor

Tickets: �25, �20, �15 Nave, �10 aisle
from Cathedral Box Office 0845 6521823
from Jos Gregson 18 Willoughby Close, Alveston, Bristol BS35 3RW
Tel 01454 411652 email [email protected]
Further Information:


Saturday 11 June 2016, 7.30 pm
Saffron Hall, Audley End, Saffron Walden, Essex

The Dream of Gerontius

Jennifer Johnston, mezzo-soprano;
Andrew Kennedy, tenor; Ashley Riches, bass;
Cambridge University Musical Society Chorus;
Cambridge University Musical Society Symphony Orchestra,
Stephen Cleobury
, conductor

Tickets: �28 �22 �15 �10 Telephone: 0845 548 7650


Saturday 11 June, 7:30 pm
Ware Drill Hall, Amwell End, Ware SG12 9HP

The Kingdom

Lesley Jane Rogers, Soprano; Margaret McDonald, Contralto;
Mark Wilde, Tenor; James Platt, Bass:
Pro Arte Orchestra, Julian Williamson, Conductor

Tickets: �15 reserved or �13 unreserved from
Cannon Travel, 49 Ware High Street, at the door, or 01920 462346


Friday 17 June 2016, 7.30 pm
Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Fantasia and Fugue in C minor
(plus music by Butterworth, Carpenter, Carter, Bray, Berg)

Benjamin Appl, baritone;
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Oliver Knussen, conductor

Tickets: �33 �29 �25 �20 �15 Telephone: 01728 687110


Saturday 18 June 2016, 7.30 pm
Elgar Concert Hall, University of Birmingham

The Dream of Gerontius

Gaynor Keeble, mezzo-soprano;
Richard Lloyd Owen, tenor; Terence Ayebare, bass;
Birmingham Choral Union; Chandos Choir;
Birmingham Choral Union Orchestra, Colin Baines
, conductor

Tickets: �18 (concessions �15) Telephone: 0121 345 0600


Saturday, 18 June, 11.00
Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Violin Sonata
(plus music by Debussy, Carter, Waley-Cohen)

Tamsin Waley-Cohen, violin;
James Baillieu, piano

Tickets: �18 and �15 Telephone 01728 687110


Saturday 18 June 2016, 7.30 pm
St Luke's Church, Torquay, Devon

My love dwelt in a Northern land
(plus music by Byrd, Weelkes, Pearsall, Stanford,
Harris, Howells, Parry, Finzi, Vaughan Williams,
Sullivan, Dove, MacMillan, Britten)

Rowena Brown, alto; Torbay Singers;
Nigel Guthrie
, organ; Tina Guthrie, conductor

Tickets: �10 Telephone: 01803 782677


Saturday 18 June 2016, 7.30 pm
The Bramall, University of Birmingham, B15 2TT

The Dream of Gerontius

Birmingham Choral Union; Solihull Chandos Choir

Tickets: �18.00, �15.00 (seniors), �9.00 (students)

Information: 0121 345 0600 or


Tuesday 21 June, 7.30 pm
Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Enigma Variations
(plus music by Tippett, Anderson, Matthews)

Carolin Widmann, violin;
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ryan Wigglesworth, conductor

Tickets: �33 to �15 Telephone 01728 687110


Saturday 25 June 2016, 7.30 pm
Southwell Minster, Nottinghamshire

Cockaigne Overture
(plus music by Dvor�k, Rimsky-Korsakov)

Nottingham Philharmonic Orchestra, Mark Heron, conductor

Tickets: �15 �11 (children/students �5) Telephone: 0115 989 5555


Saturday 25 June 2016, 7.30 pm
St Michael and All Angels Church, Ledbury

Prelude from 'For the Fallen' (arr Grace)
(plus music by Handel, Telemann, Stradella, Guilmant,
Mozart, Purcell, Goodall, Matthias)

Crispian Steele-Perkins, trumpet; Jennifer Bate, organ

Tickets: �25 �20 Telephone: 01432 340555


Saturday 25 June 2016, 7.30 pm
De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Chanson de Nuit
Chanson de Matin

(plus music bu Orff, Parry, Goodall, Jenkins,
Faur�, Saint-Sa�ns, Brahms, Handel, Rutter)

Leicester Philharmonic Choir;
Orchestra da Camera, John Gull
, conductor

Tickets: �25 �20 �10 (students and under 25s �5)
Telephone: 0116 2333111


Saturday 25 June 2016, 7.30 pm
Woodford Green United Free Church, Essex

The Light of Life (excerpt)
(plus music by Schubert, Wood, Lauridsen, Byrd,
MacMillan, Harris, Tallis, Whitacre, Purcell, Haydn)

Felicitas Chamber Choir, Simon Winters, director

Tickets: �12 (�10 if bought in advance)
Telephone: 07931 972204


Saturday 25 June 2016, 7.30 pm
All Saints Church, Broadchalke, Wiltshire

My love dwelt in a Northern land
(plus music by Grier, Clemens non Papa, Victoria, Guerrero,
Palestrina, Wilbye, Ward, Pearsall, Stanford)

The Farrant Singers, chamber choir;
Simon McEnery, reader; Andrew Mackay, conductor

Tickets: �10 bought in advance, �13 on the door
Telephone: 01722 324731


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please e-mail the necessary details to :

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