Simon Halsey

Born 8 March 1958
Simon Halsey
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1958-03-08
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Simon Halsey

Simon Halsey Biography (Wikipedia)

Simon Halsey, CBE (born 8 March 1958) is an English choral conductor. He is the Chorus Director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus, a position he has held since 1983, and has been Chorus Director of the London Symphony Chorus since 2012. He is also artistic director of the Berlin Philharmonic Youth Choral Programme and the director of the BBC Proms Youth Choir, and Conductor Laureate of the Berlin Radio Choir. He is Professor and Director of Choral Activities at the University of Birmingham.

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Karol Szymanowski
Christe, cum sit hic exire (Stabat mater)
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Christe, cum sit hic exire (Stabat mater)
Eriks Esenvalds
Shadow
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Shadow
Simon Halsey
Parry: I Was Glad
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Parry: I Was Glad
Karol Szymanowski
Stabat Mater - 6th movement Chrystus niech mi...
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Stabat Mater - 6th movement Chrystus niech mi...
Gabriel Prokofiev
Spheres
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Spheres
Jonathan Dove
'I Am the Son/Birth' - There Was a Child
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'I Am the Son/Birth' - There Was a Child
Jonathan Dove
There Was a Child: From All the Jails the Boys and Girls
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There Was a Child: From All the Jails the Boys and Girls
Sir James MacMillan
All the Hills and Vales Along
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All the Hills and Vales Along
Eriks Esenvalds
Shadow for chorus
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Shadow for chorus
Olivier Messiaen
O Sacrum Convivium
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O Sacrum Convivium
Johann Paul Westhoff, Daniel Hope, Christian Badzura, Kammerorchester Berlin & Simon Halsey
Violin Sonata no.3
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Violin Sonata no.3

Violin Sonata no.3

Composer
Johann Paul Westhoff
Performer
Music Arranger
Conductor
Gabriel Fauré
Cantique de Jean Racine
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Cantique de Jean Racine
Percy Grainger
There was a pig went out to dig
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There was a pig went out to dig
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (1st mvt)
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Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (1st mvt)
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (5th mvt)
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Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (5th mvt)
Edward Elgar
The Shower Op 71
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The Shower Op 71
Julian Anderson
Four American Choruses
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Four American Choruses
Julian Anderson
Beautiful Valley Of Eden (4 American Choruses 2.)
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Beautiful Valley Of Eden (4 American Choruses 2.)
Arvo Pärt
Fratres for violin, strings and percussion
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Fratres for violin, strings and percussion
Sergey Rachmaninov
Blessed is the man (Vespers, Op 37)
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Blessed is the man (Vespers, Op 37)
Julian Anderson
Four American Choruses: No. 3 Bright Morning Star
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Four American Choruses: No. 3 Bright Morning Star
Gabriel Fauré
Cantique de Jean Racine arr Rutter
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Cantique de Jean Racine arr Rutter
Jonathan Dove
There Was A Child (viii. New Worlds/High Flight)
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There Was A Child (viii. New Worlds/High Flight)
Gabriel Prokofiev
Spheres
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Spheres
Karl Jenkins
Benedictus (The Armed Man)
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Benedictus (The Armed Man)

Benedictus (The Armed Man)

Performer
Choir
Berlin Radio Chamber Choir
Conductor
Knut Nystedt
Immortal Bach
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Immortal Bach
Judith Weir
Storm
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Storm
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Serenade to Music
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Serenade to Music
Jonathan Dove
From all the Jails the Boys and Girls - from There was a child (cantata)
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From all the Jails the Boys and Girls - from There was a child (cantata)
Michael Tippett
Steal Away (from 5 Negro Spirituals)
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Steal Away (from 5 Negro Spirituals)
Jonathan Dove
There was a child - oratorio for soloists, chorus and orchestra
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There was a child - oratorio for soloists, chorus and orchestra
Jonathan Dove
From all the Jails the Boys and Girls (There was a child)
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From all the Jails the Boys and Girls (There was a child)
Jonathan Dove
‘There was a Child’ – All shod with steel
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‘There was a Child’ – All shod with steel
David Lang
Crowd Out
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Crowd Out

Crowd Out

Performer
David Lang
The Crowd
Julian Anderson
4 American choruses for chorus
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4 American choruses for chorus
Joseph Kaiser, Dimitry Ivashchenko, Camilla Tilling, Ludwig van Beethoven, Nathalie Stutzmann, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Simon Halsey, Berliner Philharmoniker & Simon Rattle
Symphony no. 9 in D minor Op.125 (Choral)
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Symphony no. 9 in D minor Op.125 (Choral)

Symphony no. 9 in D minor Op.125 (Choral)

Performer
Joseph Kaiser, Dimitry Ivashchenko, Camilla Tilling, Ludwig van Beethoven, Nathalie Stutzmann, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Simon Halsey, Berliner Philharmoniker & Simon Rattle
Knut Nystedt
Immortal Bach for chorus (feat. Rundfunkchor Berlin & Simon Halsey)
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Immortal Bach for chorus (feat. Rundfunkchor Berlin & Simon Halsey)
Giuseppe Verdi
Falstaff - Act 3 Scene 2; Tutto nel mondo e un burla (final fugue)
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Falstaff - Act 3 Scene 2; Tutto nel mondo e un burla (final fugue)
Johann Paul von Westhoff
Imitazione delle campane (Sonata III from Soante a Violino solo)
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Imitazione delle campane (Sonata III from Soante a Violino solo)
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Upcoming Events

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2019
Simon Halsey, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir John Eliot Gardiner and London Symphony Chorus
Barbican Centre, London, UK
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Dec
2019
Simon Halsey, London Symphony Orchestra, François-Xavier Roth, London Symphony Chorus and Alisa Weilerstein
Barbican Centre, London, UK
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Feb
2020
Simon Halsey, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle and London Symphony Chorus
Barbican Centre, London, UK
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Feb
2020
Simon Halsey, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle and London Symphony Chorus
Barbican Centre, London, UK

Past BBC Events

Proms 2018: Prom 9: War & Peace
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Royal Albert Hall
2018-07-21T08:23:20
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21
Jul
2018
Proms 2018: Prom 9: War & Peace

Proms 2018: Prom 9: War & Peace

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2004: Prom 17
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Royal Albert Hall
2004-07-28T08:23:20
28
Jul
2004

Proms 2004: Prom 17

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2004: Prom 11
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Royal Albert Hall
2004-07-24T08:23:20
24
Jul
2004

Proms 2004: Prom 11

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2000: Prom 65
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Royal Albert Hall
2000-09-03T08:23:20
3
Sep
2000

Proms 2000: Prom 65

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1998: Prom 36 - Choral Day
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Royal Albert Hall
1998-08-15T08:23:20
15
Aug
1998

Proms 1998: Prom 36 - Choral Day

Royal Albert Hall

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