• Fri 2 May 2014

    Jazz Festival Big Top, Cheltenham
    Hoods Horns and Hooch

    Cheltenham Jazz Festival with Kurt Elling, Curtis Stigers and Liane Carroll

  • Wed 7 May 2014

    Southbank Centre, London
    Edge of Sound
    • Béla Bartók 1881–1945
    • Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106
    • György Ligeti 1923–2006
    • Concert Românesc
    • Béla Bartók 1881–1945
    • Three Village Scenes
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • A Hawk and a Hacksaw Jeremy Barnes | Heather Trost | Balázs Ungar
    • Synergy Vocals
    • André de Ridder conductor

    Immerse yourself in the folk cultures of Eastern Europe

  • Tue 13 May 2014

    Hackney
    Friday Night is Music Night

    Featuring guitarists Miloš Karadaglić, Martin Simpson and Martin Taylor.

  • Sun 18 May 2014

    Barbican, London
    The Sound of Nonesuch Records
    • Steve Reich b.1936
    • Electric Counterpoint
    • Jonny Greenwood b.1971
    • There Will Be Blood - suite
    • Henryk Mikolaj Górecki 1933–2010
    • Symphony No. 3, 'Symphony of Sorrowful Songs'
    • Jessica Rivera soprano
    • Jonny Greenwood electric guitar, ondes martenot
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • André de Ridder conductor

    Music from Jonny Greenwood and Gorecki's Symphony No. 3 with Jessica Rivera.

  • Fri 23 May 2014

    Dorchester Abbey
    English Music Festival
    • Hubert Parry 1848–1918
    • Jerusalem
    • Ernest John Moeran 1894–1950
    • Violin Concerto
    • Rutland Boughton 1878–1960
    • Troilus and Cressida - overture
    • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
    • Burley Heath
    • Harnham Down
    • Sir Arnold Bax 1883–1953
    • Variations for Orchestra
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Rupert Marshall-Luck violin
    • Martin Yates conductor

    World premieres by Vaughan Williams, Bax and Boughton

  • Thu 29 May 2014

    Hackney
    Friday Night is Music Night

    Celebrating Tony Blackburn's 50 years in broadcasting

  • Sat 31 May 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    La Traviata
    • Giuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
    • La traviata
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Gianluca Marciano conductor
    • Lindsay Posner director
    • Richard Hudson designer
    • Claire Rutter Violetta Valery
    • Marco Panuccio Alfredo Germont
    • Damiano Salerno Giorgio Germont
    • Olivia Ray Flora Bervoix
    • Alberto Sousa Gaston
    • Timothy Dawkins Baron Douphol
    • Matthew Stiff Doctor Grenvil

    BBC Concert Orchestra perform in La Traviata at Grange Park Opera