• Tue 3 Jun 2014

    14:00 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    Afternoon with Thomas Søndergård
    • BartókBéla Bartók 1881–1945
    • Dance Suite, Sz 77
    • BruchMax Bruch 1838–1920
    • Double Concerto for Clarinet and Viola in E minor, Op 88
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No. 2 in C minor, 'Little Russian' (Symphony No. 2 in C minor 'Little Russian', Op 17)
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård Conductor
    • Lise Berthaud Viola
    • Robert Plane Clarinet

    Experience two very different approaches to folk music in one concert

  • Thu 5 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    La Traviata
    • VerdiGiuseppe 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

  • Fri 6 Jun 2014

    Royal Albert Hall
    D-Day 70 Years On

    Friday Night is Music Night commemorates 70 years since the D-Day landings

  • Sat 7 Jun 2014

    19:00 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    Tŷ Cerdd Showcase
    • HoddinottAlun Hoddinott 1929–2008
    • Overture, Jack Straw
    • MathiasWilliam Mathias 1934–1992
    • Concerto for Piano, No. 2
    • WilliamsGrace Williams 1906–1977
    • Fairest of Stars
    • JonesDaniel Jones 1912–1993
    • Symphony No. 10
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Grant Llewellyn Conductor
    • Llyr Williams Piano
    • Elin Manahan Thomas Soprano

    Join us to celebrate the last 60 years of Welsh music

  • Sun 8 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    La Traviata
    • VerdiGiuseppe 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

  • Sun 8 Jun 2014

    10:00 MediaCityUK, Salford
    Salford Family Orchestra <br>- Rehearsal 2

    Second rehearsal for the Salford Family Orchestra & Chorus ahead of their June concert.

  • Sun 8 Jun 2014

    14:00 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    BBC Radio 3 Chamber Music Series - Llŷr Williams
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Piano Sonata No. 25 in G major, Op 79
    • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Night Piece (Notturno)
    • BartókBéla Bartók 1881–1945
    • 14 Bagatelles, Sz 38, Op 6
      Selection of bagatelles
    • JonesDaniel Jones 1912–1993
    • Bagatelles
    • BartókBéla Bartók 1881–1945
    • Microcosms
      6 dances in Bulgarian rhythm
    • Albéniz 1860–1909
    • Iberia
      Triana
    • Llŷr Williams Piano

    BBC Radio 3 Chamber Music Series - Llŷr Williams

  • Tue 10 Jun 2014

    19:30 Milton Court
    Eric Whitacre and Friends
    • Eric Whitacre b.1970
    • Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine
    • Bob Chilcott b.1955
    • Even Such is Time
    • Eric Whitacre b.1970
    • Five Hebrew Love Songs
    • Alone
    • The Stolen Child
    • Morten Johannes Laurisden b.1943
    • Six Fire Songs on Italian Renaissance poems
    • Bob Chilcott b.1955
    • High Flight
    • Eric Whitacre b.1970
    • The City and the Sea
    • BBC Singers
    • Eric Whitacre Conductor
    • The King’s Singers
    • Richard Pearce piano
    • String Quartet from Guildhall School of Music and Drama

    Eric Whitracre conducts the BBC Singers and The King's Singers

  • Fri 13 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    La Traviata
    • VerdiGiuseppe 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

  • Fri 13 Jun 2014

    14:00 BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
    Music from Sweden
    • Tobias Broström b.1978
    • Transit Underground
    • Alfvén 1872–1960
    • Mountain King Suite
    • RangströmAnders Johan Ture Rangström 1884–1947
    • Mälarlegender
    • Mats Larsson Gothe b.1965
    • Symphony no.2
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Rumon Gamba conductor
    • Clare Hammond piano

    Music from Sweden

  • Fri 13 Jun 2014

    19:30 St David's Hall, Cardiff
    Brahms's Requiem with Søndergård
    • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
    • Symphony No. 99 in E flat major
    • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
    • A German Requiem
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • BBC National Chorus of Wales
    • National Youth Choir of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård Conductor
    • Gisela Stille Soprano
    • John Lundgren Baritone

    Thomas Søndergård closes the season with one of the world’s great choral works.

  • Sat 14 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    Don Quichotte
    • MassenetJules Massenet 1842–1912
    • Don Quichotte
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Renato Balsadonna conductor
    • Charles Edwards designer
    • Gabrielle Dalton costume designer
    • Clive Bayley Don Quichotte
    • Sara Fulgoni La belle Dulcinée
    • David Stout Sancho Panza
    • Alberto Souza Juan

    BBC Concert Orchestra perform in Don Quichotte at Grange Park Opera

  • Sat 14 Jun 2014

    10:00 MediaCityUK, Salford
    Salford Family Orchestra <br>- Rehearsal 3

    Third rehearsal for the Salford Family Orchestra & Chorus ahead of their June concert.

  • Tue 17 Jun 2014

    14:00 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    Afternoon with Cornelius Meister
    • WagnerRichard Wagner 1813–1883
    • Tannhäuser, WWV 70 - Overture
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Concerto for Piano No. 21 in C major, K 467
    • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
    • Aus Italien, Op 16
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Cornelius Meister Conductor
    • Zhang Zuo Piano

    We round off our season with a trio of classical greats

  • Wed 18 Jun 2014

    15:15 City Halls, Glasgow
    Open Rehearsal with the BBC SSO
    • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Symphony No. 14, Op 135
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Sergei Leiferkus baritone
    • Joan Rodgers soprano
    • Thomas Dausgaard Conductor

    A chance to eavesdrop as the BBC SSO rehearse two major Russian works.

  • Wed 18 Jun 2014

    20:00 The Mermaid, London
    Friday Night is Music Night

    Tying in with the National Gallery's exhibition, Making Colour.

  • Thu 19 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    Don Quichotte
    • MassenetJules Massenet 1842–1912
    • Don Quichotte
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Renato Balsadonna conductor
    • Charles Edwards director
    • Gabrielle Dalton costume designer
    • Clive Bayley Don Quichotte
    • Sara Fulgoni La belle Dulcinée
    • David Stout Sancho Panza
    • Alberto Sousa Juan

    BBC Concert Orchestra perform in Don Quichotte at Grange Park Opera

  • Thu 19 Jun 2014

    19:30 BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
    Peter Maxwell Davies’ 80th birthday
    • Sir Peter Maxwell Davies b.1934
    • Throstle's Nest Junction
      London premiere
    • A Spell for Green Corn -The MacDonald Dances
      London premiere
    • Worldes Blis
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Chloë Hanslip violin
    • Michael Seal conductor

    Peter Maxwell Davies's 80th Birthday

  • Fri 20 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    La Traviata

    BBC Concert Orchestra perform in La Traviata at Grange Park Opera

  • Fri 20 Jun 2014

    19:30 Grand Theatre, Swansea
    Brahms’s Second Symphony
    • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
    • Overture 'Carnival' Overture 'Carnival', Op 92
    • BruchMax Bruch 1838–1920
    • Concerto for Violin No. 1 in G minor
    • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
    • Symphony No. 2 in D major Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Cornelius Meister Conductor
    • Jennifer Pike Violin

    The high spirits of Dvořák’s Carnival Overture and the joy of Brahms’s Second Symphony

  • Sat 21 Jun 2014

    10:00 The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    Salford Family Orchestra <br>- Final rehearsals

    Finals rehearsals for the Salford Family Orchestra & Chorus ahead of their concert.

  • Sat 21 Jun 2014

    15:00 The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    The BBC Philharmonic Family Concert

    The BBC Philharmonic presents a fun-filled family afternoon with music all about....time!

  • Sun 22 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    Don Quichotte
    • MassenetJules Massenet 1842–1912
    • Don Quichotte
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Renato Balsadonna conductor
    • Charles Edwards director
    • Gabrielle Dalton costume designer
    • Clive Bayley Don Quichotte
    • Sara Fulgoni La belle Dulcinée
    • David Stout Sancho Panza
    • Alberto Sousa Juan

    BBC Concert Orchestra perform in Don Quichotte at Grange Park Opera

  • Sun 22 Jun 2014

    19:30 The Pickaquoy Centre
    Vaughan Williams, Sibelius & Walton
    • Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
    • The Wasps - overture
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Violin Concerto in D minor
    • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
    • Belshazzar's Feast
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • BBC Singers
    • St Magnus Festival Chorus
    • Mayfield Singers
    • Ben Gernon conductor
    • Jennifer Pike violin
    • Sergei Leiferkus baritone
    • Denis Stout chorus director

    Ben Gernon conducts works by Vaughan Williams, Sibelius & Walton.

  • Mon 23 Jun 2014

    19:30 St David's Hall, Cardiff
    Welsh Singers Competition

    Your chance to hear the next generation of Welsh opera stars.

  • Tue 24 Jun 2014

    20:00 The Pickaquoy Centre
    Nielsen, Strauss & Tchaikovsky
    • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Rhapsodic Overture 'A Imaginary Journey to the Faroes', FS123
    • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
    • Concerto for Oboe in D major
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Nicholas Daniel oboe
    • Thomas Dausgaard conductor

    Thomas Dausgaard conducts works by Nielsen, Strauss & Tchaikovsky.

  • Wed 25 Jun 2014

    19:30 St Magnus Cathedral
    Ives, Ravel & Shostakovich
    • IvesCharles Ives 1874–1954
    • The Unanswered Question
    • RavelMaurice Ravel 1875–1937
    • Le tombeau de Couperin
    • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Symphony No. 14, Op 135
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Sergei Leiferkus baritone
    • Joan Rodgers soprano
    • Thomas Dausgaard conductor

    Thomas Dausgaard conducts works by Ives, Ravel & Shostakovich.

  • Thu 26 Jun 2014

    Watford Colosseum, Watford
    A Captive Audience

    Music and Words from World War One

  • Fri 27 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    La Traviata
    • VerdiGiuseppe 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

  • Fri 27 Jun 2014

    19:00 Salford Quays
    BBC Philharmonic Quays Cruise

    An evening with the BBC Philharmonic on a Quays circular cruise.

  • Fri 27 Jun 2014

    19:00 Aberystwyth Arts Centre
    Gregynog Festival
    • ButterworthGeorge Butterworth 1885–1916
    • Rhapsody: A Shropshire Lad
    • Van de WoestijneDavid Van de Woestijne 1915–1979
    • Symphony
    • JongenJoseph Jongen 1873–1953
    • Harp Concerto
    • OwenMorfydd Owen 1891–1918
    • Morfa Rhuddlan
    • KellyFrederick Kelly 1881–1916
    • Elegy for strings, in memoriam Rupert Brooke
      In memoriam Rupert Brooke
    • ParrottIan Parrott 1916–2012
    • Luxor
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Jac van Steen Conductor
    • Sioned Williams Harp

    The Orchestra performs at Aberystwyth Arts Centre as part of the Gregynog Festival.

  • Fri 27 Jun 2014

    20:00 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    Any Questions?

    BBC Radio 4’s Any Questions? will be broadcast live from BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff Bay

  • Sat 28 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    Don Quichotte
    • MassenetJules Massenet 1842–1912
    • Don Quichotte
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Renato Balsadonna conductor
    • Charles Edwards director
    • Gabrielle Dalton costume designer
    • Clive Bayley Don Quichotte
    • Sara Fulgoni La belle Dulcinée
    • David Stout Sancho Panza
    • Alberto Sousa Juan

    BBC Concert Orchestra perform in Don Quichotte at Grange Park Opera

  • Sat 28 Jun 2014

    19:30 Snape Maltings Concert Hall
    BBC SO at Aldeburgh Festival
    • MessiaenOlivier Messiaen 1908–1992
    • Un sourire
    • Tristan Murail b.1947
    • Le Désenchantement du monde
      UK Premiere
    • Janáček 1854–1928
    • Concerto for Violin 'Pilgrimage of the Soul'
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Symphony No. 7 in C major Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op 105
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Pierre-Laurent Aimard piano
    • Thomas Zehetmair violin
    • Sakari Oramo Conductor

    The BBC Symphony Orchestra perform at the 67th Aldeburgh Festival.

  • Sun 29 Jun 2014

    Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    La Traviata
    • VerdiGiuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
    • La traviata
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Gianluca Marciano
    • Lindsay Posner
    • 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

  • Sun 29 Jun 2014

    19:30 St Paul's Knightsbridge, London
    World War One
    • DaviesHenry Walford Davies 1869–1941
    • A Short Requiem
    • HolstGustav Holst 1874–1934
    • 6 Choral Folk Songs, Op 36b
      (selection)
    • Nunc dimittis
    • DaviesHenry Walford Davies 1869–1941
    • Solemn Melody
    • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
    • Five Unaccompanied Part Songs
    • DarkeHarold Darke 1888–1976
    • As the leaves fall
    • BrowneWilliam Denis Browne 1888–1915
    • Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in G major
    • ParryHubert Parry 1848–1918
    • Songs of Farewell
    • BBC Singers
    • Andrew Griffiths conductor
    • Stephen Farr organist

    BBC Singers perform a concert of choral, folk and part songs written between 1914-1918.