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: 

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.

Monday 7th January 2019 at 7:30pm

Wigmore Hall Park Lane Group - Monday Platform
Domenico Scarlatti    
Sonata in A minor Kk175
Sonata in D minor Kk141
Sonata in B minor Kk87
Sonata in D Kk224
Claude Debussy: Première rapsodie
Paul Patterson: Conversations Op. 25
John McCabe: Scrunch: Omaggio a Domenico Scarlatti
Alban Berg: Piano Sonata in B minor Op. 1
John Ireland: Fantasy-Sonata
Francis Poulenc: Sonata for clarinet and piano
Dominic Degavino, piano
Matthew Scott, clarinet
Christine Zerafa, piano

Wednesday 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

Saturday 2nd February at 1:30pm

Eglesfield Musical Society, The Queen's College, Oxford
Maurice Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
Frederic Rzewski/Stephen Sondheim: I'm Still Here
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, London
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,The Vagabond, Youth and Love, 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 at 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 
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

Friday 5th April 2019 at 7.00pm

Ludlow Song Festival
St Laurence’s Church, Ludlow, Shropshire
Songs by John Ireland and other British composers including:
Hawthorn Time

The Land of Lost Content
The Lent lily
Goal and wicket
The vain desire
The Encounter

Rowan Pierce, soprano
Elgan Llŷr, Thomas tenor
David Ireland, bass baritone
Michael Foyle, violin
Iain Burnside, piano


Saturday 25th May 2019 at 2.15pm

Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxon.
English Music Festival
Charles Wood:  O Thou the Central Orb  
Stanford:  O For a Closer walk with God 
Frank Bridge:  Adagio in E 
Stanford:  How Beauteous are the feet
John Ireland:  Ex ore innocentium
Stanford:  Pray that Jerusalem
Herbert Howells: Mine eye for Beauty Pine 
Parry:   Long Since in Egypt’s Plenteous land 
John Sheppard:  In Manus tuas
Thomas Tomkins: Hear my Prayer
Thomas Tallis:  If ye Love me
Tallis:   Te Lusic ante terminum 
Stanford:  Prelude on St Columba (Op. 101, no. 6) 
Bairstow:  The King of Love 
Robin Milford:  Prelude on St Columba
Vaughan Williams: The Call, Antiphon (from Five Mystical Songs)  
Chapel Choir of Worcester College, Oxford

Sunday 26th May 2019 at 7:00pm 

Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxon.
English Music Festival
Dyson: Hierusalem      
Elgar: Two Choral Songs op. 73 – Serenade; Love’s Tempest
Holst: Brook Green Suite     
Finzi: Magnificat       
Howells: Elegy for Solo Viola & Strings op. 15 
Ireland: Greater Love      
Holst: I Love my Love
Howells: Like as the Hart                 
Elgar: Serenade for Strings     
Rubbra: Inscape 
Holst Orchestra, Godwine Choir Hilary Davan Wetton, Rupert Marshall-Luck (viola)

Monday 27th May 2019 at 10:45am

Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxon.
English Music Festival
Howells: Four Songs, Op.22
Ireland: Songs Sacred and Profane 
The advent 
Hymn for a child 
My fair 
The Salley Gardens 
The soldier's return 
The scapegoat 

Finzi: Oh Fair to See, Op. 13b
Ian Venables: Venetian Songs – Love’s Voice Op.22  
Warlock: Three Belloc Songs
Anando Mukerjee, tenor and Pavel Timofeyevsky, piano

Monday 27th May 2019 at 7:00pm

Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxon.
Bainton: Pavan, Idyll and Bacchanal
Delius: Légende
Alwyn: Love Scene from ‘The Fallen Idol’
Jenkins: Sinfonietta for Strings
Ireland: Cavatina
Ireland: Soliloquy
Ireland: Bagatelle

Finzi: Romance
Vaughan Williams: Concerto Grosso
Chamber Ensemble of London
Peter Fisher, Director

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.

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Trustees: David Wordsworth, Graham Parlett, Simon Wright.

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