Forthcoming performances of works by John Ireland:

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

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.

Friday 19th October at 1:05pm

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford
My Heart is Like a Singing Bird
Hubert Parry  My True Love Hath My Heart from English Lyrics - Set 1
Sir William Sterndale Bennett Maienthau (Op.23 no.2)
Johannes Brahms Die Mainacht (Op.43 no.2) So laß uns wandern! (Op.75 no.3)
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford O mistress mine from The Clown's songs from 'Twelfth Night'
Hubert Parry  Blow, blow thou winter wind from English Lyrics, Through the Ivory Gate from English Lyrics
Ralph Vaughan Williams  Summum bonum
John Ireland: The trellis
Hubert Parry 
On a time the amorous Silvy from English Lyrics
Nightfall in Winter from English Lyrics
My heart is like a singing bird from English Lyrics
Hubert Parry From a City Window from English Lyrics
Gustav Holst The Heart Worships
Frank Bridge The Last Invocation 
Hubert Parry  The Sound of Hidden Music from English Lyrics
Herbert Howells An Old Man's Lullaby
Mary Bevan, Soprano
Nicky Spence, Tenor
William Vann, Piano

Saturday 20th October 2018 at 3:00pm

St. Mary's Church, Church Street, Beaminster, Dorset DT8 3BA
Beethoven – Trio in D for Clarinet, ‘Cello & Piano in Bb Major, Op. 11
Glinka – Trio Pathétique for Clarinet, ’Cello & Piano
Bruch – A selection from 8 Pieces for Piano Trio, Op. 83
Ireland – Trio in D for Clarinet, ‘Cello & Piano
with Anna Hashimoto (clarinet) & Liubov Ulybysheva (‘cello)
http://www.jpekinspianist.com

Monday 22nd October at 1:05pm

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford
Heimat: Benjamin Appl & James Baillieu
Schubert, Seligkeit (Hölty), D.433
Reger, Das Kindes Gebet, Op.76 no.22
Schubert, Der Einsame (Lappe), D.800
Schreker, Waldeinsamkeit
Brahms, Mein Mädel hat einen Rosenmund
Wolf, Eichendorff Songs: Verschwiegene Liebe, no. 3
Strauss R., Allerseelen (All Souls' Day), Op.10 no.8
Schubert, Drang in die Ferne (Leitner), D.770
Schubert, Der Wanderer (Ich komme vom Gebirge her) (Schmidt), D.489
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!)
Poulenc, Hyde Park
Vaughan Williams, The House of Life: Silent Noon
Bishop, Home, Sweet Home
Warlock, My own country
Warlock, The Bachelor
Ireland, If there were dreams to sell
Grieg, Ein Traum Op.48 no. 6
Benjamin Appl, Baritone
James Baillieu, Piano

Tuesday 23rd October at 7:45pm

St Margaret's Roman Catholic Church, Twickenham
Schubert, Seligkeit (Hölty), D.433
Reger, Das Kindes Gebet, Op.76 no.22
Schubert, Freude der Kinderjahre (Köpken), D.455
Brahms, Wiegenlied - Lullaby , Op.49 no.4
Schubert, Der Einsame (Lappe), D.800
Brahms, Mondnacht (Moon Night)
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: 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
James Baillieu, Piano

Sunday October 28, 2018 at 19:30

Town Hall, Ayr
Ayr Choral 
Catriona Hewitson (soprano) 
Graham McCusker (baritone) 
Andrew Huggan (cello) 
Andrew Forbes (piano) 
Andrew McTaggart (conductor) 
Eternal Light: A Requiem - Howard Goodall
Dona nobis pacem - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Greater love hath no man - John Ireland

Friday 2nd November 2018 at 12:40pm

St. Chad's, Lunchtime Recital Series, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
Ireland: London Pieces
Ireland: Ballade of London Nights
Eric McElroy, piano
https://stchadschurchshrewsbury.com/music/concerts/

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
https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/classical/before-life-and-after/
 

Saturday November 3, 2018 at 19:00

St James's Church, Piccadilly, London
Melinda Maxwell (oboe) 
Alison Teale (oboe) 
James Turnbull (oboe) 
Ian Crowther (oboe) 
Festival Chamber Orchestra 
David Rees-Williams (piano) 
Stephen Barlow (conductor) 
Intercession for 3 oboes - James MacMillan
St Paul's Suite, for strings Op 29 No 2 - Gustav Holst
Adagio for oboe, cello and strings - Domenico Zipoli
Departure of the Queen of Sheba, for oboe, cor anglais and strings - Alan Roth
Capriol Suite - Peter Warlock
Concertino Pastorale (Threnody) for string orchestra - John Ireland
Concerto for 2 oboes and strings in F Op 9 No 3 - Tomaso Albinoni
Jazz inspired works for oboe and piano - Melinda Maxwell

Tuesday 6th November 2018 at 1:15pm

St. Bride's Church (Fleet Street), London
Lunchtime Recital Series
John Ireland: London Pieces and Ballade of London Nights
Aaron Copland: Piano Sonata
Eric McElroy, piano

Tuesday 6th November at 19:00

Westminster Abbey, London
Armistice Centenary Concert: Fauré Requiem
Fauré, Requiem, Op.48
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Vaughan Williams, Lord, Thou hast been our refuge (Psalm 90)
Ireland, Greater Love
Guest, For the Fallen
Parry, My soul there is a country
Parry, There is an old belief
Parry, Songs of Farewell: At the Round Earth's Imagined Corners
Tavener, The peace that surpasseth understanding
Choir of Westminster Abbey
CHROMA
Marcus Barcham-Stevens, Violin
Peter Holder, Organ
James O'Donnell, Conductor

Thursday November 8, 2018 at 19:30

St Katharine Cree, London
Ad Libitum Chamber Choir 
Julian Collings (conductor) 
Requiem (Officium defunctorum) a 6 - Tomás Luis de Victoria
And I saw a new heaven - Edgar Bainton
Blessed City, heavenly Salem - Sir Edward Bairstow
Ne irascaris, Domine - William Byrd
They are at rest - Sir Edward Elgar
Greater love hath no man - John Ireland

Saturday 10th November 2018 at 7:45pm

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes
Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.4 in G major
Ed Hughes: Chroma for 11 solo strings
Peter Copley: Farnham Fantasia
John Ireland: Concertino Pastorale
The Musicians of All Saints 
Directed by Ed Hughes
Supported by the John Ireland Trust

Saturday November 10, 2018 at 19:30

Chelmsford Cathedral, Chelmsford
Chelmsford Singers 
The choirs of Chelmsford Cathedral 
Samantha Crawford (soprano) 
Tom Stapleton (tenor) 
Chelmsford Sinfonietta 
James Davy (conductor) 
Hymnus paradisi - Herbert Howells
Greater love hath no man - John Ireland
Lord, thou hast been our refuge - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Remembrance, for choir, organ and trumpet - Michael Leighton Jones

Sunday 11th November at 18:00

Cadogan Hall, London
Armistice Day – 100 Years On with the Royal Choral Society & London Philharmonic Orchestra
Elgar, The Apostles, Op.49: The Spirit of the Lord
Ireland, Greater Love
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Vaughan Williams, Dona nobis pacem
Royal Choral Society
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Kate Royal, Soprano
Dominic Sedgwick, Bass
Richard Cooke, Conductor
Paul McGann, Narrator

Thursday 22nd November 2018 at 7.30pm             

Malvern Concert Club, Forum Theatre, Malvern Theatres, Grange Road, Malvern, Worcs. WR14 3HB
Faith, Fate and the Futility of War
Works by Purcell arr Britten, Elgar, Vaughan Williams, Rebecca Clarke, Gurney, Ireland, Britten, David Bednall
James Gilchrist, tenor 
Philip Dukes, viola   
Anna Tilbrook, piano 

Fri 23 Nov at 19:30

SJE Arts at St John the Evangelist Church, Oxford
Parry, Songs of Farewell
Stanford, For lo, I raise up, Op.145
Dove, The Wind on the Downs, from ‘For an Unknown Soldier’z
Ireland, Greater Love
Elgar, Sospiri for string orchestra and harp, Op.70 (arranged for violin and organ)
Vaughan Williams, Lord, Thou hast been our refuge (Psalm 90)
Oxford Bach Choir
Benjamin Nicholas, Conductor
Francesca Millar, Soprano
Tom Herring, Bass
Hawksley-Walker, Athena, Violin
Stephen Clarke, Organ

Saturday 24th November 2018 at 7.30pm                          

Ludlow Music Society, Henderson Hall, Moor Park, Overton, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 4DZ
Everyone Sang
Roderick Williams brings the centenary of the Great War to a close.
Roderick Williams, baritone
Susie Allan, piano 

Sunday November 25, 2018 at 15:00

Oxford Bach Choir 
Francesca Millar (soprano) 
Tom Herring (bass) 
Stephen Clarke (organ) 
Benjamin Nicholas (conductor) 
Songs of Farewell - Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry
For lo, I raise up Op 145 - Sir Charles Villiers Stanford
The wind on the Downs, words by Marian Allen, from For an unknown soldier - Jonathan Dove
Greater love hath no man - John Ireland
Lord, thou hast been our refuge - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Sunday 16th December 2018 at 6:30pm

Conway Hall, Holborn
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, from Solomon HWV 67 - George Frideric Handel
Ave Maria, 'Ellens Gesänge III', from 7 Gesänge aus Walter Scotts 'Fräulein vom See' Op 52 - Franz Schubert
Serenade for Strings in E minor Op 20 - Sir Edward Elgar
Simple Symphony Op 4 - Benjamin Britten
Overture, from L'Olimpiade RV 725 - Antonio Vivaldi
Air on the G string, from Orchestral Suite No 3 in D BWV 1068 - Johann Sebastian Bach
Praeludium and Allegro in the style of Pugnani - Fritz Kreisler
Cavatina, for violin and piano - John Ireland
Bagatelle for violin and piano - John Ireland

Tarte au Citron - Clive Jenkins
Serenade No 13 in G for strings, 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik' K 525 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Hoe-down, from Rodeo - Aaron Copland
Chamber Ensemble of London 

2019

30th January 2019 at 1:00pm

Emmanuel United Reform Church, Cambridge
Lunchtime Recital Series
Maurice Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
W.A. Mozart: Rondo in A minor, KV511
John Ireland: Sarnia - An Island Sequence
Eric McElroy, piano

Tuesday 26th February 2019 at 7:30pm

Guildhall School of Music & Drama: Milton Court Hall, London
Butterworth, A Shropshire Lad
Fauré, Mirages, Op.113
Ireland, Santa Chiara; Sea Fever; Great Things
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel
Ravel, Don Quichotte à Dulcinée
Wigglesworth, New work (world première)
Roderick Williams, Baritone

10th March 2019 at 11:00am

LSO St Luke's
Come and spend the day getting to know some great works for choir by Vaughan Williams and Ireland with the LSO's Choral Director Simon Halsey.
Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs and O Clap Your Hands
Ireland: Greater Love
Accompanied by piano
Simon Halsey, conductor

Thursday 21st March 2019 at 7:30pm

Konzerthaus: Mozart Saal, Vienna
Poulenc, Le travail du peintre
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 1. The Vagabond
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 4. Youth and Love
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 6. The Infinite Shining Heavens
Somervell, A Shropshire Lad: There pass the careless people, no. 3
Ireland, The three ravens
Warlock, My own country
Warlock, Cradle Song
Warlock, Piggesnie
Ireland, Sea Fever
Schubert, Ausgewählte Lieder
Wolf, Ausgewählte Lieder
Simon Keenlyside, Baritone
Malcolm Martineau, Piano
Simon Keenlyside

Saturday 30th March 2019 7:30pm

St Mary's Church  Chart Lane  Reigate  Surrey  RH2 7DZ
John Ireland – Downland Suite 
Maurice Duruflé – Requiem, Op.9 
Ralph Vaughan Williams – Five Mystical Songs 
Ola Gjeilo – The Ground 
Performers
Reigate and Redhill Choral Society

Thursday 4th April 2019 at 7:30pm

St John's Smith Square, London
Fauré, Nocturne for piano in D flat major, Op.63
Franck, Prelude, Chorale and Fugue
Satie, Gnossienne no. 4
Satie, Embryons desséchés
Ireland, Sarnia: An Island Sequence
Chopin, Nocturne no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.9 no.1
Chopin, Nocturne no. 15 in F minor, Op.55 no.1
Chopin, Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op.23
Mark Bebbington, Piano


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Trustees: David Wordsworth, Graham Parlett, Simon Wright.

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