• Wed 8 Jan 2014

    Barbican, London
    Beethoven, Schumann and Matthews
    • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
    • Konzertstück for Four Horns in F major, Op 86
    • Colin Matthews b.1946
    • Traces Remain
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica' Symphony No 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica' Also known as: Symphony No 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica', Op 55
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Horn players of the BBC SO Martin Owen, Michael Murray, Andrew Antcliff and Nicholas Hougham

    An exhilarating menu of Beethoven, Schumann and Colin Matthews.

  • Wed 8 Jan 2014

    St Giles' Cripplegate, London
    Schumann and Friends
    • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
    • Nord oder Süd
    • Gute Nacht
    • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
    • 5 Songs, Op 104
    • Clara Schumann 1819–1896
    • Three Choruses for Mixed Choir
    • Heinrich von Herzogenberg 1843–1900
    • Selig sind, die da Leid tragen
    • Und ich hörete eine Stimme vom Himmel
    • Siehe, um Trist war mir sehr bange
    • Dame Ethel Mary Smyth 1858–1944
    • Fête galante (opera version)
    • We watched her breathing through the night
    • BBC Singers
    • Paul Brough conductor
  • Tue 14 Jan 2014

    St Paul's Knightsbridge, London
    Early Sacred Music
    • John Taverner 1490–1545
    • Western Wynde Mass
    • William Cornysh 1470–1523
    • Ave Maria
    • William Horwood d.1484
    • Magnificat
    • Walter Lambe
    • Nesciens mater virgo virum
    • Robert Wylkynson 1450–1515
    • Salve Regina
    • BBC Singers
    • Andrew Carwood Conductor

    A selection of Latin pre-reformation motets from the Eton Choirbook

  • Thu 16 Jan 2014

    Barbican, London
    Shostakovich's Leningrad Symphony
    • Bohuslav Martinu 1890–1959
    • Concerto for Two Pianos, H 292
    • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Symphony No 7 in C major, 'Leningrad' Symphony No 7 in C major, 'Leningrad' Also known as: Symphony No 7 in C major, 'Leningrad', Op 60
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Semyon Bychkov conductor
    • Katia & Marielle Labèque Piano

    Semyon Bychkov presents two utterly contrasting works by Martinů and Shostakovich.

  • Sat 18 Jan 2014

    The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    Strauss - Also sprach Zarathustra
    • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
    • Also sprach Zarathustra
    • Three Hymns by Friedrich Hölderlin, Op 71 Three Hymns by Friedrich Hölderlin, Op 71 Also known as: 3 Hymns, Op 71
    • Don Quixote, Op 35
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Juanjo Mena Conductor
    • Soile Isokoski Soprano
    • Steven Isserlis Cello

    Juanjo Mena conducts the BBC Philharmonic in Strauss's Also Sprach Zarathustra.

  • Wed 22 Jan 2014

    Barbican, London
    Beethoven, Boulez and Grisey
    • Gérard Grisey 1946–1998
    • Mégalithes
    • Hugues Dufourt b.1943
    • Piano Concerto
    • Pierre Boulez 1925–2016
    • cummings ist der Dichter
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 7 in A major Symphony No. 7 in A major Also known as: Symphony No 7 in A major
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • BBC Singers
    • Ilan Volkov conductor

    Ilan Volkov conducts Beethoven

  • Thu 23 Jan 2014

    Watford Colosseum, Watford
    Come and Sing Broadway

    Love the glitz and glamour of Broadway?

  • Thu 23 to Fri 24 Jan 2014

    Watford Colosseum, Watford
    Come & Sing Broadway

    An evening singing Broadway classics with the BBC Concert Orchestra & BBC Singers

  • Thu 23 Jan 2014

    The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    Strauss - An Alpine Symphony
    • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
    • Festival Prelude. Festival Prelude. Also known as: Festliches Präludium
    • Songs Notturno
    • Hymnus
    • Nächtliche Gang, Op. 44
    • Pilgers Morgenlied
    • An Alpine Symphony An Alpine Symphony Also known as: Eine Alpensinfonie, Op 64
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Hallé Choir & Orchestra
    • Juanjo Mena Conductor
    • Roderick Williams Baritone
    • William Dazeley Baritone

    The BBC Philharmonic and Hallé storm the very summit of Strauss's mighty Alpine Symphony.

  • Fri 24 Jan 2014

    Barbican, London
    Memoryhouse: Max Richter
    • Max Richter b.1966
    • Memoryhouse
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Max Richter Live Electronics
    • André de Ridder conductor

    Contemporary composer Max Richter premieres his 2001 debut album Memoryhouse.

  • Tue 28 Jan 2014

    St Paul's Knightsbridge, London
    Composers’ Workshop and Concert

    Composers’ Workshop and Concert

  • Wed 29 Jan 2014

    Barbican, London
    Beethoven & Ravel
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 4 in B flat major
    • Gérard Pesson b.1958
    • Ravel à son âme
    • Marc-André Dalbavie b.1961
    • Flute Concerto
    • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
    • Boléro
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Lionel Bringuier conductor

    Lionel Bringuier conducts Beethoven, Ravel, Pesson and Dalbavie

  • Fri 31 Jan 2014

    Grand Theatre, Swansea
    Dvořák’s New World Symphony
    • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
    • Prometheus
    • Miklós Rózsa 1907–1995
    • Viola Concerto
    • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
    • Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World'
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Cerddorfa Genedlaethol Gymreig y BBC
    • Anu Tali Conductor
    • Lawrence Power Viola

    Dvořák’s New World Symphony