What's On - May 2018

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Opera Prelude: The Golden Age of the Imperial Theatres

Tuesday 1 May 2018, 10.30am

Opera Prelude: The Golden Age of the Imperial Theatres

Opera at the Mariinsky, 1890-1917

In this morning’s lecture, Dr Rosamund Bartlett and pianist Maria Levandovskaya take us back to the glory days of imperial St Petersburg’s Mariinsky Theatre, highlighting the...

Bruckner Orchester Linz

Thursday 3 May 2018, 7.30pm

Bruckner Orchester Linz

Mahler: Resurrection Symphony

Markus Poschner conducts a performance of Mahler's epic Second Symphony, the 'Resurrection', a grand musical exploration of life and humanity, culminating in a transcendent choral...

St John’s at Cadogan Hall

Friday 4 May 2018, 7.30pm

St John’s at Cadogan Hall

A Celebration of Music

St John’s Leatherhead makes its debut at Cadogan Hall for an evening celebrating the school’s flourishing musical life. The eclectic and exciting programme highlights the...

English Choral Music

Saturday 5 May 2018, 7.30pm

English Choral Music

This concert of English Choral Music celebrates the 30th anniversary of the formation of the English Concert Singers and Chorus. The programme includes works by a number of...

West End Does: The Magic of Animation

Sunday 6 May 2018, 6.00pm

West End Does: The Magic of Animation

A host of musical theatre stars including Rob Houchen, Eva Noblezada, Celinde Schoenmaker, Rachel Tucker and Carrie Hope Fletcher perform well-known songs from classic animated...

Opera Prelude: Accidents in Opera

Tuesday 8 May 2018, 10.30am

Opera Prelude: Accidents in Opera

The mishaps, mayhem and misfortune of productions, singers and theatres

Opera: the most complete art form, and (most of the time) a stunning blend of music, stagecraft, lighting and passion – but what happens when it all goes wrong? Ask any singer...

The London Oratory Schola Cantorum Boys Choir

Friday 18 May 2018, 7.30pm

The London Oratory Schola Cantorum Boys Choir

Music for Ascension - Victoria's Missa Ascendens Christus and sacred motets by Philips, Stanford and Gowers, at Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Square.

A Celebration of the Royal Wedding with the London Festival Sinfonia and Eltham College

Saturday 19 May 2018, 7.30pm

A Celebration of the Royal Wedding with the London Festival Sinfonia and Eltham College

The outstanding Eltham College Choir and Choral Society partner with the London Festival Sinfonia in a stimulating programme of British choral and orchestral music, conducted by...

Opera Prelude: Happily Never After

Tuesday 22 May 2018, 10.30am

Opera Prelude: Happily Never After

Why are we so drawn to operatic tragedy?

Tosca, plummeting to her doom from the roof of the Castel Sant’Angelo; Juliette, stabbing herself to be reunited with her dying lover Romeo; Rodrigo, shot in front of his...

Vox Luminis

Friday 25 May 2018, 7.30pm

Vox Luminis

Media Vita: Music at the time of Elizabeth I

The award-winning vocal ensemble performs some of the greatest Renaissance works including Tallis’ Lamentations and Sheppard’s Media vita, interwoven with some of the...

Opera Prelude: The Opera Awards Masterclass with Dame Anne Evans

Tuesday 29 May 2018, 10.30am

Opera Prelude: The Opera Awards Masterclass with Dame Anne Evans

Dame Anne Evans kindly leads this morning’s event with emerging young singers. She made her debut as Countess Ceprano in _Rigoletto_ in 1967 in Geneva and went on to make her...

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