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.        

Tuesday 23rd April at 7.30pm

St George's Church, Pinner View, Harrow HA1 4RJ
Vaughan Williams: The Lake in the Mountains
Robert Matthew Walker: Piano Sonata no 3 ‘Hamlet’ (1980)
John Ireland: London Pieces
Delius transcribed Peter Warlock: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring (Piano duet with Irene Loh)
Delius: Three Preludes
John Ireland: Sarnia
Mark Bebbington, piano

Sunday 28th April at 7:45pm

St Machar's Cathedral, Aberdeen
'I Was Glad': A Paean of Praise for Choir and Organ
Handel, Zadok the priest; Coronation Anthem No. 1, HWV 258
Ireland, Greater Love
Hadley, My Beloved Spake
Pärt, The Beatitudes
Howells, St Paul's Service: Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis
Howells, Like as the Hart
Vaughan Williams, Let All the World in Every Corner Sing
Finzi, God is gone up, Op.27 no.2
Bainton, And I saw a New Heaven
Parry, Blest Pair of Sirens
Weir, Wild Mossy Mountains
Elgar, Give Unto the Lord (Psalm 29) for choir and orchestra, Op.74
Gowers, Viri Galilaei
Parry, I was glad
Aberdeen Bach Choir
David Gerrard, Organ
Roger B Williams, Organ

Wednesday 8th May at 7:30pm

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
John Ireland Sea Fever
John Ireland Vagabond
John Ireland The Bells of San Marie Roger

Quilter Now sleeps the crimson petal
Roger Quilter Weep you no more sad fountains
Roger Quilter Go lovely rose
Roger Quilter Fair house of joy
Jacques Ibert 4 Chansons de Don Quichotte
Franz Schubert Trinklied D888
Franz Schubert Ständchen D889
Franz Schubert An Silvia D891
Roger Quilter Come away death
Roger Quilter Oh mistress mine
Roger Quilter Blow blow thou winter wind
W. S Gwynn Williams My Little Welsh Home
W. S Gwynn Williams Tosturi Duw
Owen Williams Sul y Blodau Arr. Bryan Davies Ar lan y môr/ Deryn y bwn Britten The foggy foggy dew
Aaron Copland At the River
Aaron Copland Ching a ring chaw
Sir Bryn Terfel, Bass-baritone

Wednesday 15th May at 7:30pm

Gallery 21, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
'In Our Hands'
Charlotte Tetley, soprano
Cayenna Ponchione, conductor
Butterworth: On the Banks of Green Willow
Toby Young: (Premiere of a setting of Tony Issac’s poem) In Our Hands
Grace Williams: Sea Sketches
Britten Folk Songs set
Ireland: Concertino Pastorale
Ireland: Merry Month of May

Orchestra of St John's
John Lubbock, conductor

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

1st July at 1.00pm

St Martin in the Fields, London
Ireland: Sarnia, and The Island Spell 
Tchaikovsky: The Seasons (selection)                    

Wed 3 Jul at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London
A Transatlantic Voyage: English Songs from Here to There
Britten, Lemady (eight folk song arrrangements)
Britten, I was lonely and forlorn
Britten, Folk Song Arrangements, Vol. 3: O Waly, Waly
Gurney, The scribe
Gibbs, Silver
Holloway, Fare Well
Finzi, To a poet Op.13a: The birthnight
Britten, Tit for Tat
Ireland, Sea Fever
Clarke, The Seal Man
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 6. The Infinite Shining Heavens
Willan, Drake's Drum
Vaughan Williams, Joy, Shipmate, Joy!
Somers, Look down, fair moon
Rorem, War Scenes: Inauguration Ball
Rorem, War Scenes: Specimen Case
Urquhart, Among The Multitude
Blitzstein, Emily (Ballad of the Bombardier)
Barber, Sure on this Shining Night
Duke, I ride the great black horses
Ives, Charlie Rutledge
Copland, Shall we gather at the river
Copland, Zion's walls
Copland, Ching-a-ring chaw
Brett Polegato, Baritone
Iain Burnside, Piano

4th July at 7:30pm    

Fanny Davies International Piano Series     
St James Concert Hall, Guernsey    
Tchaikovsky: The Seasons (selection)
Ireland: Sarnia, and The Island Spell               

8th July at 7:30pm

Alderney Music Society, Anne French Room, Island Hall, Alderney    
Tchaikovsky: The Seasons (selection)
Ireland: Sarnia and The Island Spell

13th July

Hitchin Chamber Orchestra
Finzi – Prelude in F minor Op 25
John Ireland – Concertino Pastorale
Malcolm Arnold – Concerto for Flute and strings (Soloist: Emma Halnan)
Howells - organ piece arr. Rufus Frowde (World premiere)
Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis
Elgar - Serenade for Strings

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

Tuesday 12th November 2019 at 1:00pm

Cheltenham Town Hall
Rachmaninov: Sonata for cello & piano op. 19 in G minor  
Ireland: Sonata for cello & piano in G minor (1923)
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, cello and Rebeca Omordia, piano

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Trustees: David Wordsworth, Graham Parlett, Simon Wright.

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