Past Concerts

 2018

 

Thursday 18th October 2018

Dvorak - The Noon Witch

R. Strauss - Horn Concerto No. 2

Dvorak - Symphony No. 9

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Horn - Matthew Sackman

 

Friday 25th May 2018

Mozart - Overture to Cosi fan tutte

Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 4

Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 'Eroica'

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Violin - Yume Fujise

 

Thursday 22nd February 2018

Warlock (arr.Thomas) - Capriol Suite

Berg - Violin Concerto

Vaughan Williams - A London Symphony

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Soloist - Janice Graham

 

2017

Friday 1st December 2017

Copland - Quiet City

Williams - Harry Potter Symphonic Suite

Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake Suite

Stravinsky - Firebird Suite

Conductor Chis Hopkins

 

 

Thursday 12th October 2017

Bizet - Prelude to Carmen

Lalo - Symphonie Espagnole

Shostakovich - Symphony No. 10

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Violin - Amber Emson

 

Friday 7th July 2017

Saint-Saëns - Bacchanale from Samson and Delilah

Strauss - Four Last Songs

Wagner - Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde

Tchaikovsky - Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Soprano - Tanya Hurst

 

Thursday 27th April, St James's Piccadilly

Sullivan - Overture to Pirates of Penzance

Britten - Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes

Elgar - Symphony No. 1

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

 

Friday 17th February, St James's Piccadilly

Mozart - Marriage of Figaro Overture

Brahms - Violin Concerto

Beethoven - Symphony No. 7

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Violin - Min Kym

 

2016

 

Thursday 8th December, St James's Piccadilly

Humperdink - Hansel & Gretel Overture

Ravel - Mother Goose Suite

Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 20th October, St James's Piccadilly

Salieri - Les Danaides Overture

Mozart Piano Concerto No. 15

Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5

Conductor & Piano - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 7th July, St James's Piccadilly

Mozart - Aprite presto aprite, Le nozze di Figaro

Humperdink - Brüderchen, komm tanz mit mir, Hänsel und Gretel

Berlioz - Nuit paisible et sereine! Béatrice et Bénédict

Mozart - Sull'aria...che soeve zeffiretto, Le nozze di Figaro

Humperdink - Evening Prayer, Hänsel und Gretel

Rachmaninov - Symphony No. 2

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Solists - Katie Bray & Nathalie Chalkley

 

Friday 13th May, St James's Piccadilly

Mendelssohn - Ruy Blas Overture Op. 95

Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante in E flat major for violin, viola and orchestra

Brahms - Symphony No. 4

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Violin - Oscar Perks

Viola - Elliott Perks

 

Thursday 25th February, St. James's Piccadilly

Weber - Overture Der Freischutz

Schumann - Cello Concerto

Sibelius - Symphony No. 5

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Cello - Michael Newman

 

2015

 

Thursday 26th November, St. James's Piccadilly

Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture

Britten - Serenade for Tenor, Horn & Strings

Beethoven - Symphony No. 5

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Horn - Matthew Sackman

Tenor - Nick Pritchard

 

Thursday 8th October, St. James's Piccadilly

Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 2

Grieg - Piano Concerto

Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Piano - Ivana Gavric

 

Thursday 10th July, St. James's Piccadilly

Mendelssohn - Mendelssohn Violin Concerto

Mahler - Symphony No. 4

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Violin - Amarins Wierdsma

Soprano - Nathalie Chalkley

 

Thursday 23rd April, St. James's Piccadilly

Shostakovich - Festive Overture

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1

Shostakovich - Symphony No. 1

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Clarinet - Antonia Mott

 

Friday 27th February, St. James's Piccadilly

Mussorgsky - Night on the Bare Mountain

Finzi - Five Bagatelle

Ravel - Pavane pour une Infante defunte

Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Clarinet - Antonia Mott

 

2014

 

Thursday 4th December 2014, St. James's Piccadilly

Mussorgsky - Introduction to Khovanshchina

Britten - Les Illuminations

Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Soprano - Mary Bevan

 

Thursday 16th October 2014, St. James's Piccadilly

Holst - Egdon Heath

Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending

Butterworth - 6 songs from A Shropshire Lad

Elgar - Variations on an original theme (Enigma)

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Baritone - Henry Manning

Violin - Rebecca Smith

 

Thursday 10th July 2014, St. James's Piccadilly

Strauss - Moonlight Music from Capriccio

Dvorak - Violin ConcertoRachmaninoff - Isle of the Dead

Strauss - Death and Transfiguration

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Violin - Josef Spacek

 

Thursday 22nd May 2014, St. James's Piccadilly

Berlioz - Overture to King Lear

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2

Brahms - Symphony No. 2

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Piano - Christopher White

 

Friday 4th April 2014, St. James's Piccadilly

Gilad Hochman - Nedidum (Wanderings) Fantasia Concertante

Strauss - Serenade in E-flat majo

Smetana - Ma Vlast (Vysehrad, Vltava, Tabor & Blanik)

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Mandolin - Alon Sariel

 

Thursday 13th February 2014, St. James's Piccadilly

Elgar - In the South 'Alassio'

Mozart - Violin Concerto No.3 K216

Delius - Walk to the Paradise Garden

Mahler - Totenfeier

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Violin - Sara Trickey

 

2013

 

Friday 6th December 2013, St. James's Piccadilly

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3

Beethoven - Coriolan Overture

Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 4 'Italian'

Piano - Chris Hopkins

Conductors - Chris Hopkins and Christopher White

 

Friday 18th & Saturday 19th October 2013, St. John's Smith Square

Lehár - The Merry Widow

With Opera Danube

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 11th July 2013, St. James's Piccadilly

Bernstein - Overture to Candide

Chausson - Poème Op. 25

Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 3Violin - Anna Ovsyanikova

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 16th May 2013, St. James's Piccadilly

Mozart - Overture to Don Giovanni

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 'Pastoral'

Piano - Christopher White

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 4th April 2013, St. James's Piccadilly

Mozart - Clarinet Concerto 1st Movement

Saint-Saens – Odelette

Mozart - Adagio for Horn and Orchestra

Saint-Saens - Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso

Sibelius - Symphony No. 2

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 7th February 2013, St. James's Piccadilly

Borodin - Overture to Prince Igor

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5

Shostakovich - Symphony No. 9

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Piano - Christopher White

 

2012

 

Friday 30th November 2012, St. James's Piccadilly

Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker Suite

Lyadov - Enchanted LakeFinzi - Dies Natalis

Tchaikovsky - Voyevoda Symphonic Ballad

Strauss - Overture to 'Die Fledermaus'

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

Soprano - Nathalie Chalkley

 

Thursday 18th October 2012, St. James's Piccadilly

Brahms - Variations on a Theme by Haydn

Elgar - Introduction and Allegro

Dvorak - Symphony No. 7

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 12th July 2012, St. James's Piccadilly

Beethoven - Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus

Dvorak - Cello Concerto

Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 'Eroica'

Cello - Linda Lin

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

Saturday 19th May 2012, St. James's Piccadilly

Glinka - Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmila

Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto No. 5

Borodin - Symphony No. 2

Violin - Charlie Siem

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 22nd March 2012, St. James's Piccadilly

Elgar - Froissart Overture

Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 22

Brahms - Symphony No. 1

Conductor & Piano - Chris Hopkins

 

Thursday 9th February 2012, St. James's Piccadilly

Mahler - Songs of a WayfarerShostakovich - Symphony No. 10

Baritone - Jonathan McGovern

Conductor - Chris Hopkins

 

2011

 

Thursday 1st December 2011, St. James's Piccadilly

Wagner - Overutre to Die Meistersinger von Nurmburg

Christopher Gunning - Guitar Concerto - World Premiere

Dvorak - Symphony No. 8

Guitar - Craig Ogden

Conductor - Nic Chalmers

 

Thursday 6th October 2011, St. James's Piccadilly

Mendelssohn - Overture to a Midsummer Night's Dream

Saint-Saens - Cello Concerto No. 1

Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3 'Scottish'

Cello - Brian O'Kane

Conductor - Nic Chalmers

 

Thursday 14th July 2011, St. James's Piccadilly

Brahms - Hungarian Dances

Dvorak - Slavonic Dances

Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5

Conductor - Chris Hopkins