• Fri 6 Feb

    20:00 Victoria Hall, Stoke-on-Trent
    Beethoven's Emperor Concerto
    • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
    • Overture to an English Opera 'Windsor Castle', Hob. Ia:3
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73
    • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
    • Symphony No. 3 in A minor 'Scottish', Op 56
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Juanjo Mena Conductor
    • Hannes Minnaar Piano

    Pianist Hannes Minnaar performs Beethoven's Emperor Concerto in Hanley's Victoria Hall.

  • Sat 7 Feb

    19:30 The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    Schoenberg and Beethoven
    • SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg 1874–1951
    • Pelleas und Melisande, Op 5
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Juanjo Mena Conductor
    • Hannes Minnaar Piano

    Pianist Hannes Minnaar performs Beethoven’s majestic ‘Emperor’ Concerto.

  • Wed 11 Feb

    11:30 MediaCityUK, Salford
    Casella’s First Symphony
    • CasellaAlfredo Casella 1883–1947
    • Symphony No.1
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Gianandrea Noseda Conductor

    Conductor Laureate Gianandrea Noseda conducts a BBC Radio 3 recording.

  • Fri 13 Feb

    13:30 MediaCityUK, Salford
    Open Rehearsal - Enigma Variations
    • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
    • 'Enigma' Variations
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Fantasy-Overture 'Romeo and Juliet'
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Bramwell Tovey Conductor

    An open rehearsal of Elgar's Enigma Variations and Tchaikovsky's Romeo & Juliet overture.

  • Sat 14 Feb

    19:30 Kendal Leisure Centre, Kendal
    Valentine's Day in Kendal
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Peer Gynt, Op 23
      - selection
    • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Symphony No. 1 in G minor, FS16, Op 7
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op 33
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Finlandia
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Bramwell Tovey Conductor

    It’s Valentine’s Day so celebrate with a concert of romantic music from

  • Fri 20 Feb

    19:00 Sheffield City Hall
    Tchaikovsky and Nielsen
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Peer Gynt, Op 23
      - selection
    • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Symphony No. 1 in G minor, FS16, Op 7
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op 33
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Finlandia
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • John Storgårds Conductor
    • Leonard Elschenbroich Cello

    John Storgårds, conducts the BBC Philharmonic in an exciting concert of Scandinavian and Russian music.

  • Sat 21 Feb

    19:30 The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    The Lark Ascending
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Lyric Suite, Op 54
    • DeliusFrederick Delius 1862–1934
    • Violin Concerto
    • Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
    • The Lark Ascending
    • Symphony No. 6 in E minor
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • John Storgårds Conductor
    • Guy Braunstein Violin

    John Storgårds conducts Vaughan Williams’s much-loved work ‘The Lark Ascending’.

  • Thu 26 Feb

    15:25 MediaCityUK, Salford
    Sibelius and Nielsen
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Rakastava
    • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Symphony No. 5 Symphony No. 5, FS97, Op 50
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • John Storgårds Conductor

    John Storgårds leads a thoughtful pairing of works by Nielsen and Sibelius.