• Tue 3 Mar

    13:55 MediaCityUK, Salford
    An afternoon of Alberto Ginastera
    • GinasteraAlberto Ginastera 1916–1983
    • Ollantay (12 mins)
    • Pampeana No. 3 (17 mins)
    • Overture to the Creole, 'Faust' (8 mins)
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Juanjo Mena Conductor
    • Adam Tomlinson BBC Radio 3 Presenter

    The BBC Philharmonic performs two works by the Argentinian composer.

  • Sat 7 Mar

    19:30 The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    Elgar, Dvořák and Tchaikovsky
    • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
    • Serenade in E minor, Op 20
    • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
    • Cello Concerto in B minor
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Juanjo Mena Conductor
    • Johannes Moser Cello

    The BBC Philharmonic perform Tchaikovsky’s deliriously romantic Sixth Symphony.

  • Thu 12 Mar

    19:30 Nottingham Royal Concert Hall
    Ravel's Bolero in Nottingham
    • GinasteraAlberto Ginastera 1916–1983
    • Estancia, Op 8a – suite
    • LaloEdouard Lalo 1823–1892
    • Symphonie espagnole, Op 21
    • Bizet 1838–1875
    • Carmen, Suite Nos. 1 and 2 (selection)
    • RavelMaurice Ravel 1875–1937
    • Boléro
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Juanjo Mena Conductor
    • Alexandra Soumm Violin

    This Latin-spirited concert features music from Bizet's opera Carmen and Ravel's Bolero.

  • Sat 14 Mar

    19:30 Leeds Town Hall
    Orff's Carmina Burana in Leeds
    • DukasPaul Dukas 1865–1935
    • The Sorcerer's Apprentice
    • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
    • INTERVAL
    • OrffCarl Orff 1895–1982
    • Carmina Burana
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • David Hill Conductor
    • Sarah Tynan Soprano
    • Daniel Norman Tenor
    • William Dazeley Baritone

    A dramatic evening of music concludes with Carl Orff's unforgettable Carmina Burana.

  • Mon 16 to Fri 20 Mar

    Ten Pieces School Tour

    Schools from across the North of England are working with BBC Philharmonic musicians creating responses to some of the ten pieces.

  • Fri 20 Mar

    19:30 The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    Vaughan Williams’s Job
    • LyadovAnatoly Lyadov 1855–1914
    • Eight Russian Folk Songs
    • ProkofievSergey Prokofiev 1891–1953
    • Symphony-Concerto in E minor, Op 125
    • Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
    • Job: A Masque for Dancing
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Vassily Sinaisky Conductor
    • Leonard Elschenbroich Cello

    Vassily Sinaisky conducts this thrilling concert featuring Vaughan Williams’s ‘Job’.

  • Thu 26 Mar

    10:00 MediaCityUK, Salford
    Open rehearsal - Tchaikovsky
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Oxana's caprices - overture
    • Symphony No. 4 in F minor
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Yutaka Sado Conductor

    Join Yutaka Sado for an open rehearsal of music by Tchaikovsky.

  • Fri 27 Mar

    20:00 Victoria Hall, Stoke-on-Trent
    An evening of Tchaikovsky in Hanley
    • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Oxana's caprices - overture
    • Violin Concerto
    • INTERVAL
    • Symphony No. 4 in F minor
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Yutaka Sado Conductor
    • Elena Urioste violin

    Conductor Yutaka Sado leads the orchestra in an evening devoted to Tchaikovsky.

  • Sat 28 Mar

    19:30 MediaCityUK, Salford
    Bruckner's Symphony No. 5
    • BrucknerAnton Bruckner 1824–1896
    • Symphony No. 5 in B flat major
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Pietari Inkinen Conductor
    • Martin Handley BBC Radio 3 Presenter

    Conductor Pietari Inkinen conducts Bruckner's masterpiece.