Forthcoming performances of works by John Ireland:

Notification of forthcoming concerts and events which include works by John Ireland should be sent to the Publicity Officer: 
archerypromos@btinternet.com 

The Trust cannot be held responsible for external content information which is subsequently changed so it is advisable to check with the organiser before making a special journey.

Tuesday 24th October 2017 at 7.30pm

Altes Rathaus, Vienna
Peter Copley: Aubade (world premiere)
Joseph Haydn: Sonata No.60 in C major Hob.XVI/50
John Ireland: London Pieces
Francis Pott: Farewell to Hirta
Peter Maxwell Davies: Farewell to Stromness
Yesnaby Ground
Arnold Bax: Winter Waters
Kenneth Leighton: Five Studies Op.22
Margaret Fingerhut, piano
Supported by the John Ireland Trust
http://www.neubaur.at/de/karten/detail.asp?id=3723&tit=Margaret+Fingerhut+-+Klavierabend+"England+in+Wien"&datum=24.10.2017

Friday 27th October 2017 at 7.30pm

Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
Elgar: Overture: Cockaigne
Ireland: Piano Concerto
Holst: The Planets
Barry Wordsworth  conductor
Mark Bebbington  piano
Cantamus Girls Choir
Free pre-concert talk, 6.30pm in the auditorium: Bruce Phillips, Director of the John Ireland Charitable Trust, in conversation with Mark Bebbington.
Supported by the John Ireland Charitable Trust
https://trch.co.uk/whats-on/royal-philharmonic-orchestra/

Wednesday 1st November 2017 at 7:30pm

Cadogan Hall, London
Vaughan Williams: The Wasps: overture
Ireland: Piano Concerto
Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
Elgar: Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth, Conductor
Mark Bebbington, Piano
Duncan Riddell, Violin
Supported by The John Ireland Charitable Trust
http://www.cadoganhall.com/event/royal-philharmonic-orchestra-171101/

Thursday 9th November at 7.30pm 

Kansas State University, Manhattan Kansas
A Century of British Music
Judith Weir: Atlantic Drift duos (with Cora Cooper violin)
Rebecca Clarke: Nocturne for 2 violins & piano
John Ireland: Violin Sonata no.2 (1917)
Herbert Howells: 3 Pieces (1917)
Michael Nyman: Taking it as Read
Frank Bridge: Morceau Caracteristique
Madeleine Mitchell, violin
Amanda Arrington piano
https://www.madeleinemitchell.com/dates  

Friday 10th November 2017 at 1:00pm

Birmingham and Midland Institute, Birmingham
'The Slaughter of the Times': English Piano Music and the First World War
Cyril Scott: Britain's War March
Lord Berners: Trois Petites Marches funebres
William Baines: Seven Preludes
John Ireland: London Pieces
Arnold Bax: Sonata No. 2
Eric McElroy, piano
http://bmi.org.uk/events.html

Sunday 12th November at 2:00pm 

Texas Tech University Lubbock, TX
A Century of British Violin Music
Judith Weir: Atlantic Drift duos (with John Gilbert violin)
Rebecca Clarke: Nocturne for 2 violins & piano
John Ireland: Violin Sonata no.2 (1917)
Herbert Howells: 3 Pieces (1917)
Michael Nyman: Taking it as Read
Frank Bridge: Morceau Caracteristique 
Madeleine Mitchell, violin
https://www.madeleinemitchell.com/dates  

Thursday16th November at 7:30pm 

Boulder Piano Gallery, Colorado
Recital Boulder, Colorado 
Elgar Chansons
John Ireland: Violin Sonata no.2 (1917)
Howells: 3 Pieces (1917)
Bridge: Morceau Caracteristique
Nyman: Taking it as Read with Tamara Goldstein 
www.boulderpianogallery.com/events.html
Madeleine Mitchell, violin
Tamara Goldstein piano
www.madeleinemitchell.com/dates

Thursday 30th November at 7.30pm

Menuhin Hall, Yehudi Menuhin School, Cobham Road, Stoke D'Abernon, Surrey KT11 3QQ
'His (Head)master’s Voice'
Bach Three Arias
Martin Trio sur des mélodies populaires irlandaises
Haydn Three English Canzonettas
Duparc, Saint-Saëns, Massenet Three Songs
Ireland: Phantasie Trio in A minor
Vaughan Williams Five Mystical Songs
Richard Hillier Baritone
Thomas Carroll Cello
Nigel Hutchison Piano,
Svitlana Kosenko Piano, 
Akiko Ono Violin 
James O’Donnell Organ
All proceeds from the concert will go to the School’s bursary fund
https://themenuhinhall.co.uk

3rd December 2017 at 6:30pm

Kings Place: Hall One, London
Elgar: Introduction and Allegro for string quartet and string orchestra, Op.47
Holst I.: The Fall of the Leaf
Ireland: Cello Sonata
Rubbra: Soliloquy
Britten: Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge for string orchestra, Op.10
Orchestra of the Swan
David Curtis, Conductor
Raphael Wallfisch, Cello

Sunday 17th December 2017 at 7:30pm

St John's Smith Square, London
Britten Saint Nicolas
Fletcher, Ring out, wild bells
Fraser, This Christmastide
Carol Canning, Lullay my liking
Traditional, Silent Night
Traditional, I wonder as I wander
Ireland: The Holy Boy
Traditional, O Holy Night
Britten, Saint Nicolas for mixed chorus, strings, piano (4 hands), percussion and organ, Op.42
London Choral Sinfonia
Gallery Choir of Westminster Cathedral Choir School
Francisco Chiejina, Soprano
Nick Pritchard, Tenor
Michael Waldron, Organ

18th January 2018 at 1:00pm

Bournville Lunchtime Concert
Friends Meeting House, 65 Linden Rd, Birmingham B30 1JT
John Ireland: London Pieces
John Ireland: Ballade of London Nights

Arnold Bax: Sonata No. 1
Eric McElroy, piano

Friday 2nd February,2018 at 7.30pm

St. Luke's Church, Brighton
Haydn: Sonata No.60 in C major Hob.XVI/50
Chopin: Nocturne in F sharp minor Op.48 No.2
Ballade No.3 in A flat Op.47
John Ireland: London Pieces
Peter Copley: Aubade (UK premiere)
Rachmaninoff: Two Moments Musicaux Op.16
Supported by the John Ireland Trust
http://www.stlukesconcerts.webeden.co.uk/

Wednesday 14th February 2018 at 2:30pm

Town Hall, Birmingham
Orchestra of the Swan
Roderick Williams (baritone)
Patrycja Pieczara (conductor)
5 Variants on 'Dives and Lazarus' - Ralph Vaughan Williams
5 Mystical Songs - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Let us garlands bring Op 18 - Gerald Finzi
Romance for Strings in E flat Op 11 - Gerald Finzi
A Downland Suite, for brass ensemble - John Ireland

Saturday 24th February 2018 at 7.30pm 

The Central Theatre, Chatham
British Classics
Vaughan-Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
John Ireland: Piano Concerto
Robert Saxton: Music to Celebrate the Resurrection
Elgar: Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 ("Enigma Variations")
City of Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Peter Bassano, Conductor
Meng Yang Pan, Piano
Supported by the John Ireland Charitable Trust
http://crso.org.uk/

19th March 2018

Österreichisch-Britische Gesellschaft, Vienna
'The Slaughter of the Times': English Piano Music and the First World War
British Embassy (Vienna, Austria)
Cyril Scott: Britain's War March
Lord Berners: Trois Petites Marches funebres
William Baines: Seven Preludes
John Ireland: London Pieces
Arnold Bax: Sonata No. 2
Eric McElroy, piano

4th - 6th May 2018

The Phoenix Piano Trio - The 'English Impressionist': John Ireland and his influences
The Phoenix Piano Trio perform works by composers who became dominant influences on John Ireland.
The weekend culminates in a performance of Ireland’s Piano Trio No.3 in E.
Pre-concert talks are also included (speaker to be confirmed).
Stay for two nights at the Castle Hotel in Taunton, where all the events of the weekend take place.
https://www.martinrandall.com/phoenix-piano-trio

4th - 7th May 2018

'Parry and his Pupils'
Gala Concert:
Parry: I was glad
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis
Holst: Hymn of Jesus
John Ireland: Greater Love
Parry: Ode on the Nativity
Parry: Jerusalem
Gloucester Choral Society
http://gloucesterchoral.com/booking-tickets/gloucester-cathedral/

Saturday 20th May at 7.30pm

GLive, Guildford
Guildford Symphony Orchestra Summer Prom
Orb and Sceptre March: Walton
Largo and Rejoice Greatly: Walton
A Song Before Sunrise: Delius
Piano Concerto: Ireland
Enigma Variations: Elgar
Sea Songs Fantasia: Wood
Songs From the Last Night of the Proms
Guildford Symphony Orchestra
Alexandra Stevenson, Soprano
John Paul Ekins, Piano
David Leonard, Narrator
Supported by the John Ireland Trust
http://www.g-s-o.org.uk/

Friday 2nd November 2018 at 7:30pm

Kings Place: Hall One, London
Before Life and After – Roderick Williams & Iain Burnside
Britten, Winter Words for soprano or tenor and piano, Op.52 (Before Life and After)
Finzi, Earth and Air and Rain: The Clock of the years, Op.15 no.8
Finzi, Earth and Air and Rain: Proud Songsters, poem by Thomas Hardy, Op.15 no.10
Finzi, The Too Short Time: Amabel (Before and after Summer)
Ireland, Three Songs to Poems by Hardy: Summer Schemes
Roderick Williams, Baritone
Iain Burnside, Piano
Harriet Walter, Narrator

Information provided on this page was accurate at the time of entry.  However, when booking tickets it would be advisable to enquire whether there have been any changes to the programme, venue, timing etc.  The Trust cannot be held responsible for any subsequent changes.

The Trust is registered as a charity. Reg. No. 255004
Trustees: Bruce Phillips, Graham Parlett, Simon Wright.

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