Forthcoming performances of works by John Ireland:

Notification of forthcoming concerts and events which include works by John Ireland should be sent, in the format as shown below, to the Publicist:

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Monday 21st October at 7:30pm
Wigmore Hall, London
Debussy: 24 Preludes, Op.28: extracts (arr. White)
Enescu: Impromptu concertant in G flat major
Ireland: Cello Sonata
Debussy: Nocturne et Scherzo for cello and piano
Delius: Romance for Cello and Piano
Moeran: Prelude for cello and piano
Strauss R.: Sonata for violin and piano in E flat major, Op.18
Roberto Ruisi, Violin
Toby White, Cello
Sten Heinoja, Piano
Marina Staneva, Piano

Sunday 3rd November 2019 at 3:00pm
Ivor Gurney Hall, Pitt Street, GL1 2BH
Gloucester Music Society
Britten: Holiday Diary
Bliss: Valses Fantastiques no 3, Triptych, A One Step
Roderick Williams: Goodwood by the Sea, Sea Fever (Ireland arr Williams)
Bingham: The Moon over Westminster Cathedral
Howells: Slow Dance, Cobbler’s Hornpipe
Bantock: Cloisters at Midnight, Memories of Sapphire
Ireland: Decorations: The Island Spell, Moon-glade, The Scarlet Ceremonies
Adrian Williams: new commission, World Première
Maria Marchant, piano

Monday 16th November 2019
Hereford Cathedral
Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music
Ireland: These Things Shall Be
Butterworth: Rhapsody: A Shropshire Lad
Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem
Hereford Choral Society
Geraint Bowen, Conductor

Thursday 19th December 2019 at 7.30pm
Piano Masters Series
Stoke-on-Trent Repertory Theatre
Scarlatti: Sonata in F sharp
Schubert: Sonata in B flat major
Ireland: Sarnia
Reminiscences of Lucia di Lammamoor
Mark Bebbington, piano

Sunday 26th January 2020 at 3:00pm
Courtenay Centre, Newton Abbot, Devon
Ireland: Fantasy Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel
Weber: Andante and Rondo Ungarese in C minor, Op.35
Finzi: Five Bagatelles, Op.23
Piazzolla: L’Histoire du Tango: Cafe 1930, and Nightclub 1960
SCAW (Piano/bass clarinet duo):
Sarah Watts, Bass Clarinet
Clare Anthony, Piano

Sunday 23rd February 2020 at 3:00pm
Ivor Gurney Hall, Pitt Street, GL1 2BH
Gloucester Music Society
Tomkins: O sing unto the Lord
Byrd: Civitatis Sanctis Tui, Laudibus in Sanctis
Bennett: All Creatures Now
Weelks: As Vesta was from Latmos Hill descending
Tavener: Mother of God her I stand
Macmillan: O Radiant Dawn
Britten: Hymn to the Virgin, The Evening Primrose
Howells: The Scribe
Ireland: The Hills
Finzi: Nightingales, I praise the tender flower, My spirit sang all day
Delius: 3 songs from Six Early Songs
Pearsall: Lay a Garland
Bairstow: Music when soft voices die
Quilter: Daffodils
Holst: Lisa Lan
Vaughan Williams: The Cloud Capp’d Towers, Linden Lea

Wednesday 4th March 2020 at 7:30pm
St George’s Hall, Liverpool, Liverpool
Jennifer Johnston: A Journeywoman’s Tale
Head: Sweet Chance that led my steps abroad
Gurney: In Flanders
Ireland: Earth’s Call
Ives: Tom Sails Away
Britten: Folk Song Arrangements, Vol. 3: O Waly, Waly
Warlock: My own country
Vaughan Williams: Songs of Travel
Wolf: Kennst du das Land?
Wolf: Mignon Lieder
Schumann: Gedichte der Königin Maria Stuart (Poems of Mary Queen of Scots), for voice and piano, Op.135
Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Jennifer Johnston, Mezzo-soprano
Joseph Middleton, Piano

Saturday 4th April 2020 at 7:30pm
St. Stephen’s Church, Enfield
Fantastic Chronicles
Ireland: Piano Concerto
Elgar: ‘Froissart‘ Overture
Vaughan Williams: ‘Fantasia on Greensleeves’.
Arnold: ‘Symphony No. 2’
Southgate Symphony Orchestra
Rustam Khanmurzin, piano

Saturday 1st August 2020 (time tbc)
Worcester Cathedral
The Three Choirs Festival
Ireland: A London Overture
Beethoven: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Vaughan Williams: Songs of Travel
Walton: Belshazzar’s Feast
Philharmonia Orchestra
Božidar Smiljanić
Samuel Hudson, conductor