Forthcoming performances of works by John Ireland:

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Fri 19 Jul at 15:30
St John’s Church, Buxton
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 1. The Vagabond
Ireland, Sea Fever
Butterworth, On the Idle Hill of Summer
Butterworth, A Shropshire Lad: The lads in their hundreds
Gurney, In Flanders
Gurney, The fields are full
Gibbs, Silver
Head, Sweet Chance that led my steps abroad
Finzi, Earth and Air and Rain: Proud Songsters, poem by Thomas Hardy, Op.15 no.10
Garry Magee, Baritone
Fri 26 Jul at 13:00
Charlton House, London
Lunchtime Recital – Lewis Kesterton (piano)
Chopin, Etude in A flat major, Op.25 no.1
Chopin, Nocturne no. 13 in C minor, Op.48 no.1
Bach, Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV1004: Chaconne arr. Busoni
Ireland, The Island Spell
Ireland, Green Ways: The Palm and May

Garry Magee
Lewis Kesterton, Piano

King’s Lynn Festival: Tasmin Little and Piers Lane
King’s Lynn Minster
25th July 2019 7:30 PM
Franz Schubert – Sonata for violin & piano in D major ‘Sonatina’, D.384 (Op. posth.137 no.1)
Johannes Brahms – F.A.E. Sonata, sonatensatz: Scherzo in C minor
John Ireland – Violin Sonata no.2 in A minor
Ludwig van Beethoven – Violin Sonata no.9 in A major ‘Kreutzer’, Op.47
Tasmin Little – violin
Piers Lane – piano

Sat 17 Aug at 15:00
BBC Proms
St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, London
Proms at…Holy Sepulchre
Walton, Where does the uttered music go?
Britten, Sacred and Profane
Ireland, The Holy Boy
Musgrave, Rorate coeli
Maconchy, Three Donne Songs – No. 1: A Hymn to God the Father
Vaughan Williams, Valiant for truth
Weir, Missa del Cid
Lee, At this man’s hand (BBC commission: world premiere)
BBC Singers
Sofi Jeannin, Conductor

Sun 18 Aug at 14:00
Riga Jurmala Music Festival
Dzintari Concert Hall: Small Hall, Jūrmala
Singer Benjamin Appl’s solo concert
Singer Benjamin Appl’s solo concert
Schubert, Seligkeit (Hölty), D.433
Reger, Das Kindes Gebet, Op.76 no.22
Schubert, Freude der Kinderjahre (Köpken), D.455
Brahms, 49 Deutsche Volkslieder, WoO 33: Guten Abend, mein tausiger Schatz, no.4
Schubert, Der Einsame (Lappe), D.800
Brahms, In der Fremde – Far From Home , Op.3 no.5
Schreker, Waldeinsamkeit
Brahms, Mein Mädel hat einen Rosenmund
Strauss R., Allerseelen (All Souls’ Day), Op.10 no.8
Schubert, Nachtstück (Mayrhofer), D.672
Schubert, Drang in die Ferne (Leitner), D.770
Schubert, Der Wanderer an den Mond (Seidl), D.870
Strauss, Ich weiß bestimmt, ich werd dich wiedersehn! (I Know for Certain that I Shall See You Again!)
Schubert, Das Heimweh (Oft in einsam stillen Stunden) (Hell), D.456
Schubert, Der Wanderer (Ich komme vom Gebirge her) (Schmidt), D.489
Poulenc, Hyde Park
Britten, Folk song arrangement: Greensleeves
Vaughan Williams, The House of life: no. 2 Silent Noon
Bishop, Home, Sweet Home
Warlock, My own country
Warlock, The Bachelor
Ireland, If there were dreams to sell
Grieg, 6 Songs, Op.48
Benjamin Appl, Baritone

Sat 31 Aug at 19:30
BBC Proms
Royal Albert Hall, London
Prom 56: Henry Wood Tribute
Ravel, Rapsodie espagnole
Ireland, Piano Concerto
Tabakova, new work (BBC commission: world premiere)
Debussy, orch. Wood, Préludes, Book 1 – La cathédrale engloutie
Granados, orch. Wood, Danzas españolas – Andaluza
Wagner, arr. Wood, Wesendonck Lieder – Träume
Grainger, arr. Wood, Handel in the Strand
Ravel, La valse
Nathaniel Anderson-Frank, Violin
Leon McCawley, Piano
BBC Concert Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor

Sun 26 Jan 2020 at 15:00
Courtenay Centre, Newton Abbot
SCAW (Piano/bass clarinet duo)
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
Piazzolla, L’Histoire du Tango: Nightclub 1960
Sarah Watts, Bass Clarinet
Clare, Anthony, Piano

Wed 4 Mar 2020 at 19:30
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