• Sun 1 Mar

    16:00 St David's Hall, Cardiff
    St David's Day Gala
    • Gareth Glyn b.1951
    • Gwlad y Gan
    • R S Hughes
    • Y Dymestl
    • T Vincent Davies
    • Bryniau Aur fy Ngwlad
    • E T Davies
    • Ynys y Plant
    • David Richards
    • Cymru Fach
    • Robat Arwyn
    • Benedictus
    • Karl Jenkins
    • Adiemus
    • Bryan Davies
    • A Medley of Welsh Folk Songs
    • HoddinottAlun Hoddinott 1929–2008
    • Investiture Dances
    • Meirion Williams
    • Aros Mae'r Mynyddau Mawr
    • W S Gwynn Williams
    • Tosturi Duw
    • MathiasWilliam Mathias 1934–1992
    • Harp Concerto
      Mvt III only / yn unig
    • Trad / Tradd
    • Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn
      arr. / trefn. Chris Hazell
    • Mansel Thomas
    • Daffodils
    • Robat Arwyn
    • Anfonaf Angel
    • HughesArwel Hughes 1909–1988
    • Tydi a Roddaist
    • Jeff Howard
    • A Welsh Celebration
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Gareth Jones Conductor
    • Bryn Terfel Bass-Baritone
    • Menna Cazel Soprano
    • Hannah Stone Harp
    • BBC National Chorus of Wales
    • National Youth Choir of Wales

    Bryn Terfel joins the Orchestra and Chorus for their annual St David's Day celebrations

  • Sun 8 Mar

    19:30 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    International Women's Day
    • HolmèsAugusta Holmès 1847–1903
    • Andromede
    • BoulangerLili Boulanger 1893–1918
    • D'un matin de Printemps
    • TailleferreGermaine Tailleferre 1892–1983
    • Concerto for Two Pianos, Mixed Chorus, Saxophones and Orchestra
    • ChaminadeCécile Chaminade 1857–1944
    • Konzertstück
    • Mélanie Bonis
    • Trois Femmes de Legende
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • BBC National Chorus of Wales
    • Jessica Cottis Conductor
    • Katie Derham Presenter
    • Pascal & Ami Roge Piano Duet
    • Noriko Ogawa Piano

    Katie Derham presents an evening concert exploring the role of women in classical music

  • Thu 12 Mar

    19:30 Brangwyn Hall, Swansea
    Tchaikovsky & Shostakovich
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Concerto for Piano No. 1 in B flat minor, Op 23
    • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Symphony No. 10 in E minor Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Op 93
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård Conductor
    • Nikolai Demidenko Piano

    Nikolai Demidenko joins the Orchestra for Tchaikovsky's first piano concerto

  • Wed 18 Mar

    19:30 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    Vale of Glamorgan Festival - Festival Preview
    • Richard Ayres
    • No. 37b: I. Alfred Wallis (in paradise)
    • Arvo Pärt b.1935
    • Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten
    • Dobrinka Tabakova
    • Fantasy Homage to Schubert
    • Richard Ayres
    • No. 40 (NONcerto for oboe)
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Clark Rundell Conductor
    • David Cowley Oboe

    Join BBC NOW to explore the music of composers featured in this year’s festival

  • Fri 20 Mar

    19:00 St David's Hall, Cardiff
    BBC Music’s Ten Pieces: Family Concert

    Experience the music from BBC's Ten Pieces live in the concert hall

  • Thu 26 Mar

    19:30 Aberystwyth Arts Centre
    Fate and Celebration
    • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Festive Overture, Op 96
    • ArutiunianAlexander Arutiunian 1920–2012
    • Trumpet Concerto
    • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
    • Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, Hob. VIIe:1
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No. 4 in F minor
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Ben Gernon Conductor
    • Philippe Schartz Trumpet

    By the time he wrote his Fourth Symphony, Tchaikovsky was obsessed by the idea of fate.

  • Fri 27 Mar

    19:30 Pontio, Bangor
    Fate and Celebration
    • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Festive Overture, Op 96
    • ArutiunianAlexander Arutiunian 1920–2012
    • Trumpet Concerto
    • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
    • Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, Hob. VIIe:1
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No. 4 in F minor
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Ben Gernon Conductor
    • Philippe Schartz Trumpet

    By the time he wrote his Fourth Symphony, Tchaikovsky was obsessed by the idea of fate.

  • Sat 28 Mar

    19:30 Glyndŵr University, Wrexham
    The American Dream
    • CoplandAaron Copland 1900–1990
    • Fanfare for the Common Man
    • HummelJohann Nepomuk Hummel 1778–1837
    • Concerto for Trumpet in E major
    • CoplandAaron Copland 1900–1990
    • Quiet City
    • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
    • Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World', Op 95
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Ben Gernon Conductor
    • Philippe Schartz Trumpet

    Dvořák wrote his last symphony soon after he had moved to New York

  • Sun 29 Mar

    15:00 Venue Cymru, Llandudno
    The American Dream
    • CoplandAaron Copland 1900–1990
    • Fanfare for the Common Man
    • HummelJohann Nepomuk Hummel 1778–1837
    • Concerto for Trumpet in E major
    • CoplandAaron Copland 1900–1990
    • Quiet City
    • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
    • Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World', Op 95
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Ben Gernon Conductor
    • Philippe Schartz Trumpet

    Dvořák wrote his last symphony soon after he had moved to New York

  • Tue 31 Mar

    14:00 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    Composition: Wales - Open Workshop

    Come and hear the latest in composition in Wales