Friday, 8 May 2009

London Symphony Orchestra 1984 - 2008

London Symphony Orchestra 1984 – 1985 71st Season Saturday 15 September 1984 Barry Tuckwell Overture to The Thieving Magpie ROSSINI Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Horn Concerto No. 4 MOZART Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor BORODIN Peter Katin, piano Barry Tuckwell, horn Tuesday 18 September 1984 Richard Hickox In Honour of the City of London WALTON Violin Concerto ELGAR Belshazzar’s Feast WALTON Oscar Shumsky, violin David Wilson-Johnson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Monday 24 September 1984 Andrzej Panufnik Michael Davis* Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 BACH* Piano Concerto PANUFNIK Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 BACH* Sinfonia Votiva PANUFNIK Alberto Portugheis, piano Thursday 4 October 1984 Claudio Abbado Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Symphony No. 4, ‘Italian’ MENDELSSOHN Rudolf Serkin, piano Monday 8 October 1984 Claudio Abbado The Fair Melusine, Overture MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Symphony No. 4, ‘Italian’ MENDELSSOHN Rudolf Serkin, piano Sunday 14 October 1984 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Capriccio Espagnol RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Lieutenant Kije, Suite PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Friday 19 October 1984 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Cockaigne, Overture ELGAR Piano Concerto No. 4 RACHMANINOV Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY Viktoria Postnikova, piano Monday 22 October 1984 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla GLINKA Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Tuesday 6 November 1984 Paavo Berglund Overture to The Force of Destiny VERDI Violin Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Boris Belkin, violin Thursday 8 November 1984 Paavo Berglund Overture, Scherzo, Nocturne and Wedding March from A Midsummer Night’s Dream MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS András Schiff, piano Thursday 15 November 1984 Andre Bernard Overture to William Tell ROSSINI Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Pierre Amoyal, violin Tuesday 20 November 1984 Pierre Boulez Symphonies of Wind Instruments STRAVINSKY Violin Concerto BERG The Firebird (complete) STRAVINSKY Pinchas Zukerman, violin Thursday 22 November 1984 Pinchas Zukerman Overture to The Italian Girl in Algiers ROSSINI Serenade in D minor, Op. 44 DVOŘÁK The Four Seasons VIVALDI Tuesday 27 November 1984 Pierre Boulez Passacaglia WEBERN Wesendonck Lieder WAGNER Seven Early Songs BERG The Miraculous Mandarin BARTÓK Jessye Norman, soprano Thursday 29 November 1984 John Georgiadis Overture to Fidelio BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Enigma Variations ELGAR Bolero RAVEL Cristina Bruno, piano Saturday 1 December 1984 Grzegorz Nowak Overture to Cosi fan tutte MOZART Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY Suites Nos. 1 and 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Jon Kimura Parker, piano Sunday 9 November 1984 Gilbert Kaplan Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Benita Valente, soprano Maureen Forrester, mezzo soprano Cardiff Polyphonic Choir The Dyfed Choir Monday 10 December 1984 Eduardo Mata Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Sinfonia Concertante for Wind Instruments MOZART Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Anthony Camden, oboe Roy Jowitt, clarinet Robert Bourton, bassoon Hugh Seenan, horn Saturday 19 January 1985 Yan Pascal Tortelier Le Corsaire, Overture BERLIOZ Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Incidental Music to Pelleas and Melisande FAURÉ Danse Macabre SAINT-SAËNS La Valse RAVEL Ju Hee Soh, piano Thursday 24 January 1985 Rudolf Barshai A Night on the Bare Mountain MUSSORGSKY Piano Concerto No. 3 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Ju Hee Soh, piano Sunday 27 January 1985 Norman del Mar Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Clarinet Concerto MOZART Clarinet Concerto FINZI Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Jack Brymer, clarinet Wednesday 30 January 1985 John Georgiadis Andrzej Panufnik* Adagio in G minor ALBINONI Metasinfonia PANUFNIK* Organ Concerto in F (The Cuckoo and the Nightingale) HANDEL Serenade for Strings ELGAR Organ Concerto POULENC Jennifer Bate, organ Thursday 31 January 1985 Edward Downes Tragic Overture BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Sally Ann Bottomley, piano Sunday 3 February 1985 Claudio Abbado Piano Concerto No. 15 MOZART Symphony No. 2 (Hymn of Praise) MENDELSSOHN Rudolf Serkin, piano Elizabeth Connell, soprano Karita Mattila, soprano Hans Peter Blochwitz, tenor London Symphony Chorus Thursday 7 February 1985 Jacek Kasprzyk Le Corsaire, Overture BERLIOZ Cello Concerto ELGAR Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Douglas Cummings, cello Saturday 9 February 1985 Maxim Shostakovich Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla GLINKA Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Viktoria Mullova, violin Thursday 14 February 1985 Tamas Vasary Overture to Egmont BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Tamas Vasary, piano Sunday 17 February 1985 Richard Hickox Elijah MENDELSSOHN Eiddwen Harrhy, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, mezzo soprano Robert Tear, tenor John Shirley-Quirk, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 21 February 1985 Richard Hickox Hungarian Dances BRAHMS Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Enigma Variations ELGAR Mayumi Fujikawa, violin Tuesday 26 February 1985 Yan Pascal Tortelier Overture to The Magic Flute MOZART Les nuits d’été BERLIOZ Rococo Variations TCHAIKOVSKY Kol Nidrei for Cello and Orchestra BRUCH The Firebird (1945) STRAVINSKY Maria Ewing, soprano Paul Tortelier, cello Thursday 28 February 1985 Jeffrey Tate Overture to The Magic Flute MOZART Piano Concerto No. 2 BRAHMS Symphony No. 9, ‘Great’ SCHUBERT Jorge Bolet, piano Saturday 2 March 1985 Richard Hickox Overture to Semiramide ROSSINI Piano Concerto GRIEG Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Jorge Bolet, piano Tuesday 5 March 1985 Yoel Levi Symphony No. 41, ‘Jupiter’ MOZART Trumpet Concerto in D major MOZART Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Maurice Murphy, trumpet Thursday 7 March 1985 Yoel Levi Prelude to Khovanshchina MUSSORGSKY Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Ballet Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Dmitri Alexeev, piano Sunday 10 March 1985 Sir Charles Groves Ritual Dances from The Midsummer Marriage TIPPETT Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Elaine Woods, soprano Pednelope Walker, mezzo soprano John Mitchinson, tenor Donald McIntyre, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 14 March 1985 Claudio Abbado Lontano LIGETI Violin Concerto BERG Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Salvatore Accardo, violin Saturday 16 March 1985 Richard Hickox Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 BACH Harpsichord Concerto in D minor BACH Concerto for Two Violins in D minor BACH Suite No. 3 BACH Michael Davis, violin Ashley Arbuckle, violin Ian Watson, harpsichord Susan Milan, flute Thursday 21 March 1985 Claudio Abbado Three Pieces BERG Kindertotenlieder MAHLER Prelude and Fugue (orch. Schoenberg) BACH Three Fragments from Wozzeck BERG Jessye Norman, soprano Dunja Vejzovic, contralto Saturday 23 March 1985 Barry Tuckwell Romeo and Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 20 MOZART Horn Concerto No. 3 MOZART Firebird Suite (1919) STRAVINSKY Nina Milkina, piano Thursday 28 March 1985 Claudio Abbado Concerto for Two Pianos BERIO Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Bruno Canino, piano Antonio Ballista, piano Wednesday 3 April 1985 Claudio Abbado Coriolan, Overture BEETHOVEN Adagio from Lulu BERG Seven Early Songs BERG Adagio from Symphony No. 10 MAHLER Three Nocturnes DEBUSSY Maria Ewing, soprano Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 7 April 1985 Claudio Abbado Dis-Kontur RIHM Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Lucia Popp, soprano Jessye Norman, soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 11 April 1985 Claudio Abbado Five Pieces WEBERN Notations BOULEZ Symphony No. 7 MAHLER Sunday 14 April 1985 Claudio Abbado Six Pieces for Orchestra WEBERN Oboe Concerto No. 3 MADERNA Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Maurice Bourgue, oboe Ann Murray, soprano Thursday 18 April 1985 John Georgiadis Romeo and Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Introduction and Allegro ELGAR Pines of Rome RESPIGHI Olivier Gardon, piano Sunday 21 April 1985 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 8 MAHLER Julia Varady, soprano Marie McLaughlin, soprano Lynn Hargan, soprano Linda Finnie, mezzo soprano Alfreda Hodgson, contralto William Cochran, tenor Hartmut Welker, baritone Gwynne Howell, bass Brighton Festival Chorus London Symphony Chorus Thursday 25 April 1985 Jane Glover Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 25 MOZART Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN Imogen Cooper, piano Saturday 27 April 1985 Edmon Colomer Polonaise from Eugene Onegin TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Brigitte Engerer, piano Tuesday 30 April 1985 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphonie Fantastique BERLIOZ Stephen Bishop=Kovacevich, piano Thursday 2 May 1985 Geoffrey Simon Overture and Dances from The Bartered Bride SMETANA Nights in the Gardens of Spain FALLA Symphony No. 2, ‘Little Russian’ TCHAIKOVSKY Margaret Fingerhut, piano Thursday 16 May 1985 Myung-Whun Chung Coriolan, Overture BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 6 PROKOFIEV Boris Belkin, violin Sunday 19 May 1985 Myung-Whun Chung Overture to Candide BERNSTEIN Piano Concerto GERSHWIN Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK David Golub, piano Thursday 23 May 1985 Myung-Whun Chung Ballet Suite from Billy the Kid COPLAND Trumpet Concerto from ‘The Indian Queen’ PURCELL Trumpet Concerto HUMMEL Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY Wynton Marsalis, trumpet Saturday 1 June 1985 Richard Hickox Academic Festival Overture BRAHMS Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Heather Harper, soprano Thursday 6 June 1985 James Paul The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave), Overture MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Santiago Rodriguez, piano Saturday 8 June 1985 Claudio Abbado Mother Goose RAVEL Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Pavane for a Dead Infanta RAVEL Rapsodie espagnole RAVEL Viktoria Mullova, violin Igo Pogorelich, piano Thursday 13 June 1985 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 40 MOZART Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Saturday 15 June 1985 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 9, ‘Great’ SCHUBERT The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Thursday 20 June 1985 Barry Tuckwell Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 20 BEETHOVEN Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Horn Concerto No. 0 in E flat, K370b MOZART Overture to The Mastersingers WAGNER Oleg Maisenberg, piano Sunday 23 June 1985 John Georgiadis Overture to Fidelio BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Enigma Variations ELGAR Bolero RAVEL Stephen Hough, piano Thursday 27 June 1985 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Overture to Fidelio BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World DVOŘÁK Pierre Amoyal, violin Saturday 29 June 1985 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Tuesday 2 July 1985 Neville Marriner Overture to The Sicilian Vespers VERDI Piano Concerto No. 17 MOZART Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV John Browning, piano Wednesday 31 July 1985 Claudio Abbado Symphony No. 5, ‘Reformation’ MENDELSSOHN Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Natalia Gutman, cello Friday 23 August 1985 Howard Shelley Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Sinfonia in D major, ‘Veneziana’ SALIERI Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 41, ‘Jupiter’ MOZART Howard Shelley, piano London Symphony Orchestra 1985 – 1986 72nd Season Sunday 15 September 1985 Richard Hickox Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Cello Concerto ELGAR Belshazzar’s Feast WALTON Douglas Cummings, cello John Tomlinson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 22 September 1985 Claudio Abbado Altenberg Lieder BERG Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Jessye Norman, soprano Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Thursday 26 September 1985 Gerard Schwarz Overture and Finale to The Creatures of Prometheus BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN The Firebird (complete) STRAVINSKY Carol Rosenberger, piano Saturday 28 September 1985 Gerard Schwarz Le Chant du Rossignol STRAVINSKY Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Pierre Amoyal, violin Thursday 3 October 1985 Claudio Abbado Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK The General Slocum IVES The Yale Princeton Football Game IVES Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Maurizio Pollini, piano Thursday 10 October 1985 Pierre Boulez Verklärte Nacht SCHOENBERG Das Lied von der Erde MAHLER Hanna Schwarz, mezzo soprano Walter Raffeiner, tenor Saturday 12 October 1985 Yuri Ahronovitch Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Capriccio Italien TCHAIKOVSKY Ilan Rechtman, piano Thursday 17 October 1985 Claudio Abbado Chamber Concerto BERG Songs from Des Knaben Wunderhorn MAHLER Peter Serkin, piano Isaac Stern, violin Elizabeth Connell, soprano Walton Grönroos, baritone Sunday 20 October 1985 Richard Hickox Das klagende Lied MAHLER Spring Symphony BRITTEN Heather Harper, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, contralto Arthur Davies, tenor London Symphony Chorus Thursday 24 October 1985 Claudio Abbado Liebeslied NONO Symphony No. 6 MAHLER A Carlo Scarpa architetto NONO Der Wein BERG Maria Ewing, soprano Saturday 26 October 1985 Claudio Abbado Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Rudolf Serkin, piano Saturday 2 November 1985 Norman del Mar Suite from The Golden Cockerel RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Flute Concerto MOZART Concierto de Aranjuez RODRIGO Three Dances from The Three Cornered Hat FALLA Carol Wincenc, flute Sharon Isbin, guitar Thursday 7 November 1985 Andrew Davis Les Francs-Juges, Overture BERLIOZ Violin Concerto No. 1 PAGANINI Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Viktoria Mullova, violin Thursday 14 November 1985 Andrew Davis Overture to William Tell ROSSINI Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Louis Lortie, piano Sunday 17 November 1985 Geoffrey Simon Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Fantasia on a Theme by Rossini PAGANINI Prayer from Three Sketches of Jewish Life BLOCH Gran Duo Concertante for Violin and Double Bass BOTTESINI Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Gary Karr, double bass Michael Davis, violin Thursday 21 November 1985 Yuri Simonov King Lear, Overture BERLIOZ Les nuits d’été BERLIOZ Symphonie Fantastique BERLIOZ Ann Murray, mezzo soprano Thursday 28 November 1985 Yuri Simonov Kikimora LIADOV Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY Peter Katin, piano Tuesday 3 December 1985 Lukas Foss Ceremony and Fanfare SIMON BAINBRIDGE Decoration Day IVES Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Stephen Hough, piano Saturday 14 December 1985 Raffaello Monterosso I Puritani (Malibran version) (concert performance) BELLINI Suzanne Murphy, soprano Bruce Brewer, tenor Bonaventura Bottone, tenor Fionna Kimm, soprano Ian Caddy, bass Cyril Somers, tenor Martin Elliott, bass The Ambrosian Singers Thursday 9 January 1986 Günther Herbig Overture to Oberon WEBER Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Sergei Edelmann, piano Thursday 16 January 1986 Günther Herbig Overture to Cosi fan tutte MOZART Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Mayumi Fujikawa, violin Saturday 18 January 1986 Hans Vonk Piano Concerto No. 2 BRAHMS Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Christian Zacharias, piano Saturday 25 January 1986 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 SHOSTAKOVICH Thursday 30 January 1986 Richard Williams Overture to William Tell ROSSINI Adagio for Strings BARBER Piano Concerto No. 1 LISZT Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Jorge Bolet, piano Saturday 1 February 1986 Richard Hickox The Dream of Gerontius ELGAR Felicity Palmer, mezzo soprano Arthur Davies, tenor John Shirley-Quirk, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 9 February 1986 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Lieutenant Kijé, Suite PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV The Firebird, Suite STRAVINSKY Thursday 13 February 1986 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Suite from Pelleas and Melisande SIBELIUS Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 5 SIBELIUS Henryk Szeryng, violin Sunday 16 February 1986 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Russian Easter Festival Overture RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Alexander Nevsky, cantata PROKOFIEV Viktoria Postnikova, piano Alfreda Hodgson, contralto London Symphony Chorus Thursday 20 February 1986 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Parade SATIE La Boite à Joujoux DEBUSSY Une barque sur l’ocean RAVEL The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Sunday 23 February 1986 Maxim Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Viktoria Mullova, violin Sunday 2 March 1986 Jorge Rubio Overture to Semiramide ROSSINI Piano Concerto No. 26 MOZART Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN Imogen Cooper, piano Saturday 8 March 1986 John Georgiadis Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Sally Ann Bottomley, piano Tuesday 11 March 1986 Eduardo Mata Overture to Iphigenie en Aulide GLUCK Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY John Lill, piano Thursday 13 March 1986 Eduardo Mata Three Pieces from Iberia ALBENIZ Concierto de Aranjuez RODRIGO Nocturnes DEBUSSY La Valse RAVEL John Williams, guitar Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 16 March 1986 Richard Hickox Suite No. 1 from Carmen BIZET Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor BORODIN Carmina Burana ORFF Penelope Walmsley-Clark, soprano James Bowman, counter tenor Brian Rayner Cook, baritone Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Thursday 20 March 1986 Marek Janowski Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Mass in C minor MOZART Georgine Resick, soprano Jill Gomez, soprano John Graham-Hall, tenor David Thomas, bass Pro Musica Chorus Saturday 22 March 1986 Owain Arwel Hughes Capriccio espagnol RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Piano Concerto GRIEG Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Marguerite Wolff, piano Thursday 27 March 1986 Sir Neville Marriner Ode to Richard Rodney Bennett CULLEN/GUNNING/PALME Music for Strings RODNEY BENNETT Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV The Planets, Suite HOLST Peter Donohoe, piano Sunday 30 March 1986 Sir Neville Marriner Introduction and Dance of the Persian Maidens from Khovanshchina MUSSORGSKY Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Peter Donohoe, piano Thursday 3 April 1986 Myung-Whun Chung Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Stephen Bishop-Kovacevich, piano Saturday 5 April 1986 Myung-Whun Chung Piano Concerto No. 2 BRAHMS Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Stephen Bishop-Kovacevich, piano Monday 13 April 1986 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Suite from The Tale of Tsar Sultan RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin Sunday 20 April 1986 Sir Charles Mackerras Overture di Ballo SULLIVAN Cello Concerto in D major SULLIVAN Romance ELGAR Enigma Variations ELGAR Julian Lloyd Webber, cello Sunday 27 April 1986 Christopher Zimmerman Hamlet TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Naum Grubert, piano Tuesday 29 April 1986 Bramwell Tovey Fanfare for the Common Man COPLAND Rhapsody in Blue (orchestral version) GERSHWIN Suite from On the Waterfront BERNSTEIN Suite from The Firebird STRAVINSKY Halil BERNSTEIN Prelude, Fugue and Riffs BERNSTEIN John Ogdon, piano Jack Brymer, clarinet Ransom Wilson, flute Friday 2 May 1986 David Shallon Symphony No. 1, ‘Jeremiah’ BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Heather Harper, soprano Sunday 4 May 1986 John Mauceri Star Spangled Banner STRAVINSKY Airborne Symphony BLITZSTEIN Suite from Candide BERNSTEIN Nan Christie, soprano Joyce Castle, mezzo soprano Damon Evans, tenor David Eisler, soprano Bonaventura Bottone, tenor Mark Tinkler, baritone Terence Stamp, narrator Richard Hickox Singers Tuesday 6 May 1986 Leonard Bernstein Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Serenade BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 2, ‘The Age of Anxiety’ BERNSTEIN Krystian Zimerman, piano Aled Jones, treble London Symphony Chorus Thursday 8 May 1986 John Mauceri A Musical Toast BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side Story BERNSTEIN The Unanswered Question IVES Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Friday 9 May 1986 Leonard Bernstein Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Serenade BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 2, ‘The Age of Anxiety’ BERNSTEIN Krystian Zimerman, piano Aled Jones, treble London Symphony Chorus Saturday 10 May 1986 Richard Hickox Overture to Oberon WEBER Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN The Music Makers ELGAR Felicity Palmer, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Sunday 18 May 1986 Gilbert Kaplan Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Jill Gomez, soprano Sarah Walker, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Pro Musica Chorus Thursday 22 May 1986 Yoel Levi Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla GLINKA Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Ju Hee Suh, piano Sunday 25 May 1986 Barry Tuckwell Carnival Overture DVOŘÁK Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Adagio for Strings BARBER Horn Concerto No. 3 MOZART Three Dances from The Three Cornered Hat FALLA Olivier Gardon, piano Tuesday 27 May 1986 Yoel Levi Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla GLINKA Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Ju Hee Suh, piano Friday 30 May 1986 Trevor Pinnock Music for the Royal Fireworks HANDEL Jauchzet Gott in Allen Landen from Cantata 51 BACH Overture to Semiramide ROSSINI Two Arias from Semele (Oh sleep, why dost thou leave me? And Myself I shall adore) HANDEL Symphony No. 93 HAYDN Kathleen Battle, soprano Thursday 19 June 1986 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Academic Festival Overture BRAHMS Violin Concerto BRAHMS Petrushka (1947) STRAVINSKY Polka and Fugue from Schwanda the Bagpiper WEINBERGER Nathan Milstein, violin Friday 20 June 1986 Geoffrey Simon Overture to William Tell ROSSINI The Swan of Tuonela SIBELIUS Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Préludeà l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY James Tocco, piano Sunday 22 June 1986 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 100, ‘Military’ HAYDN Piano Concerto No. 3 PROKOFIEV Suite from Hary Janos KODALY Ivo Pogorelich, piano Thursday 26 June 1986 Owain Arwel Hughes Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila GLINKA Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY John Lill, piano Sunday 29 June 1986 Sir Charles Mackerras The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave), Overture MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 20 MOZART Symphony No. 9, ‘Great’ SCHUBERT Cristina Ortiz, piano Sunday 20 July 1986 Jorge Rubio Alborada del gracioso RAVEL Concierto de Aranjuez RODRIGO Three Dances from The Three Cornered Hat FALLA Carmen Preludes BIZET Pavane for a Dead Infanta RAVEL Bolero RAVEL Carlos Bonell, guitar Saturday 26 July 1986 William Boughton Overture to The Mastersingers WAGNER Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Alexander Micheljew, cello Thursday 7 August 1986 Sir Neville Marriner Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream MENDELSSOHN Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Excerpts from Henry V Film Music (with speeches) WALTON Saturday 9 August 1986 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Music for the Royal Fireworks HANDEL London Symphony Orchestra 1986 – 1987 73rd Season Sunday 7 September 1986 Barry Tuckwell Roman Carnival, Overture BERLIOZ Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DV0ŘÁK Cristina Ortiz, piano Saturday 13 September 1986 Geoffrey Simon Carnival Overture DVOŘÁK Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Adagio for Strings BARBER La Valse RAVEL Stephanie Chase, violin Thursday 18 September 1986 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Coriolan, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Symphonie Fantastique BERLIOZ Jon Kimura Parker, piano Saturday 20 September 1986 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Three Nocturnes DEBUSSY The Firebird, Suite (1919) STRAVINSKY Alicia de Larrocha, piano Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Thursday 25 September 1986 Maxim Shostakovich Suite from The Age of Gold SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Lynn Harrell, cello Sunday 28 September 1986 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Bruno Leonardo Gelber, piano London Symphony Chorus Saturday 4 October 1986 Andrew Litton Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Cello Concerto ELGAR Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Alexander Baillie, cello Sunday 5 October 1986 Alvaro Cassuto Le Corsaire, Overture BERLIOZ Pavane pour une infante defunte RAVEL Bolero RAVEL Espana CHABRIER Concierto de Aranjuez RODRIGO Capriccio Espagnol RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Carlos Bonell, guitar Sunday 12 October 1986 Richard Hickox Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS A German Requiem BRAHMS Heather Harper, soprano Stephen Roberts, baritone London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 14 October 1986 Sir Charles Groves Polka and Fugue from Schwanda the Bagpiper WEINBERGER Concertino for Marimba CRESTON Songs from Porgy and Bess GERSHWIN Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso SAINT-SAËNS Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Evelyn Glennie, marimba Jo Ann Pickens, soprano Donnie Ray Albert, bass-baritone Alan Brind, violin Thursday 16 October 1986 Yuri Simonov Excerpts from A Midsummer Night’s Dream MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4, ‘Italian’ MENDELSSOHN Rococo Variations TCHAIKOVSKY Capriccio Italien TCHAIKOVSKY Ralph Kirshbaum, cello Monday 20 October 1986 Sir Yehudi Menuhin Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH The Walk to the Paradise Garden DELIUS Enigma Variations ELGAR Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 23 October 1986 Yuri Simonov Excerpts from Spartacus KHACHATURIAN Piano Concerto No. 4 RACHMANINOV Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Peter Donohoe, piano Sunday 26 October 1986 Claus Peter Flor Overture to Der Freischütz WEBER Piano Concerto No. 23 MOZART Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Jose Feghali, piano Thursday 30 October 1986 Mariss Jansons Overture to The Sicilian Vespers VERDI Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Evgeny Kruchewski, piano Saturday 1 November 1986 Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Ida Haendel, violin Thursday 6 November 1986 James Judd The Swan of Tuonela SIBELIUS Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Ivo Pogorelich, piano Sunday 9 November 1986 Michael Tilson Thomas Overture to Benvenuto Cellini BERLIOZ Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Cecile Ousset, piano Thursday 13 November 1986 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony of Psalms STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Benita Valente, soprano Alfred Hodgson, contralto Arthur Davies, tenor Stafford Dean, baritone Pro Musica Chorus Thursday 20 November 1986 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony of Psalms STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Benita Valente, soprano Alfred Hodgson, contralto Arthur Davies, tenor Stafford Dean, baritone Pro Musica Chorus Sunday 23 November 1986 Claudio Abbado Prélude á l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY Violin Concerto BRAHMS La demoiselle élue DEBUSSY Iberia DEBUSSY Viktoria Mullova, violin Maria Ewing, soprano Claudia Eder, mezzo soprano Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 25 November 1986 Claudio Abbado A Calm Sea and a Properous Voyage, Overture MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 18 MOZART Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Rudolf Serkin, piano Sunday 30 November 1986 Claudio Abbado Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano Tuesday 2 December 1986 James Loughran Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN John Lill, piano Sunday 7 December 1986 James Loughran Overture to Egmont BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN John Lill, piano Tuesday 9 December 1986 Gary Bertini Piano Concerto No. 2 LISZT Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Krystian Zimerman, piano Saturday 13 December 1986 Leonard Slatkin Coriolan, Overture BEETHOVEN Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Natalia Gutman, cello Sunday 14 December 1986 Gary Bertini Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Krystian Zimerman, piano Saturday 3 January 1987 Sir Colin Davis Beatrice and Benedict, Overture BERLIOZ Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Symphony No. 5 SIBELIUS Murray Perahia, piano Sunday 25 January 1987 Claudio Abbado Piano Concerto No. 16 MOZART Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Stephen Hough, piano Tuesday 27 January 1987 Claudio Abbado Piano Concerto No. 17 MOZART Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Jean-Louis Steuermann, piano Thursday 29 January 1987 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Violin Concerto ELGAR The Firebird, complete STRAVINSKY Ida Haendel, violin Sunday 1 February 1987 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Petrushka STRAVINSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Viktoria Postnikova, piano Sunday 8 February 1987 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Images DEBUSSY The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Tuesday 10 February 1987 Richard Hickox March and Scherzo from The Love of Three Oranges PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY The Planets HOLST Lorraine McAslan, violin Thursday 12 February 1987 Gennady Rozhdestvensky The Soldier’s Tale STRAVINSKY The Miraculous Mandarin BARTÓK Janet Suzman, narrator Ian McDiarmid, actor Gary Oldman, actor Sunday 15 February 1987 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Overture to Girl Crazy GERSHWIN Violin Concerto STRAVINSKY Belshazzar’s Feast WALTON Salvatore Accardo, violin Gwynne Howell, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 22 February 1987 Gennady Rozhdestvensky Symphony No. 9 SHOSTAKOVICH Ebony Concerto STRAVINSKY Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Symphony in Three Movements STRAVINSKY Roy Jowitt, clarinet Thursday 26 February 1987 Günther Herbig Overture to Egmont BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin Sunday 1 March 1987 Günther Herbig Concerto for Two Pianos, K365 MOZART Symphony No. 8 BRUCKNER Katia and Marielle Labèque, piano Sunday 15 March 1987 Myung-Whun Chung Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1 CHOPIN Symphony No. 6 SHOSTAKOVICH Fou T’song, piano Tuesday 17 March 1987 Myung-Whun Chung Overture to Die Entführung aus dem Serail MOZART Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL Stabat Mater ROSSINI Kun Woo Paik, piano Cynthia Haymon, soprano Lucia Valentini-Terrani, mezzo soprano Keith Lewis, tenor Willard White, bass baritone Thursday 19 March 1987 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano Saturday 21 March 1987 Myung Whun Chung Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Symphony No. 6 DVOŘÁK Barry Douglas, piano Sunday 22 March 1987 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano Thursday 26 March 1987 Richard Hickox Mass in C major BEETHOVEN Oedipus Rex STRAVINSKY Alison Hargan, soprano Della Jones, mezzo soprano Philip Langridge, tenor John Graham-Hall, tenor Willard White, bass-baritone Geoffrey Moses, bass Robert Hardy, narrator London Symphony Chorus Thursday 2 April 1987 Neeme Järvi Carnival Overture DVOŘÁK Piano Concerto No. 3 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Cecile Ousset, piano Sunday 5 April 1987 Geoffrey Simon Capriccio Italien TCHAIKOVSKY Cello Concerto ELGAR Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Raphael Wallfisch, cello Thursday 9 April 1987 Wyn Morris Coriolan, Overture BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Saturday 11 April 1987 Richard Hickox Les nuits d’été (original version) BERLIOZ Carmina Burana ORFF Penelope Walmsley-Clark, soprano John Aler, tenor Alan Opie, baritone Southend Boys’ Choir London Symphony Chorus Sunday 12 April 1987 Sir Charles Mackerras Vltava SMETANA Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Hideko Udagawa, violin Thursday 16 April 1987 Gerard Schwarz España CHABRIER Nights in the Gardens of Spain FALLA Bolero RAVEL The Three Cornered Hat, complete FALLA Carol Rosenberger, piano Della Jones, mezzo soprano Sunday 19 April 1987 Gerard Schwarz Russian Easter Festival Overture RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Lieutenant Kije, Suite PROKOFIEV Pushkin Waltzes PROKOFIEV Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor BORODIN Augustin Dumay, violin Sunday 26 April 1987 Jerzy Maksymiuk Night on The Bare Mountain MUSSORGSKY Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Ju Hee Suh, piano Tuesday 28 April 1987 Barry Tuckwell Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Horn Concerto No. 4 MOZART Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Barry Tuckwell, horn Michael Roll, piano Sunday 3 May 1987 Jerzy Maksymiuk Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Piano Concerto No, 20 MOZART Pavane for a Dead Infanta RAVEL Piano Concerto for the Left Hand RAVEL La Valse RAVEL Kun Woo Paik, piano Sunday 10 May 1987 Jeffrey Tate Symphony No. 3 BRAHMS Mass in C minor MOZART Arleen Auger, soprano Sheila Armstrong, soprano Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor Willard White, bass-baritone London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 12 May 1987 Jeffrey Tate Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto BRAHMS Raphael Oleg, violin Thursday 14 May 1987 Neeme Järvi Symphony No. 3 RACHMANINOV Rococo Variations TCHAIKOVSKY Suite No. 2 and the Death of Tybalt from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Sunday 17 May 1987 Neeme Järvi Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Thursday 21 May 1987 Leonard Slatkin Overture to The Thieving Magpie ROSSINI Violin Concerto No. 1 PAGANINI Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Midori, violin Sunday 24 May 1987 Leonard Slatkin Overture to The Magic Flute MOZART Piano Concerto No. 25 MOZART Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Christian Zacharias, piano Tuesday 26 May 1987 Leonard Slatkin Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla GLINKA Piano Concerto No. 3 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY John Lill, piano Thursday 31 May 1987 Yuri Ahronovitch Excerpts from The Invisible City of Kitezh RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Violin Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Gil Shaham, violin Thursday 4 June 1987 John Mauceri Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Sunday 7 June 1987 John Mauceri The Isle of the Dead RACHMANINOV Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Alexander Nevsky PROKOFIEV Stephen Hough, piano Sarah Walker, mezzo soprano London Symphony chorus Thursday 11 June 1987 Paul Anthony McRae Overture to Benvenuto Cellini BERLIOZ Piano Concerto GRIEG Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Joanna McGregor, piano Sunday 14 June 1987 Maxim Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 13, ‘Babi Yar’ SHOSTAKOVICH Gary Hoffmann, cello Dimiter Petkov, bass London Voices Sunday 21 June 1987 Michael Tilson Thomas Cuban Overture GERSHWIN Dirge LEVANT The Bad and the Beautiful GERSHWIN The Subway Ride and Imaginary BERNSTEIN Coney Island Sequence BERNSTEIN Second Rhapsody GERSHWIN Songs from Shall We Dance? GERSHWIN Piano Quartet (orch. Schoenberg) BRAHMS Paul Nicholas, singer Thursday 25 June 1987 Michael Tilson Thomas Prélude á l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY La Creation du monde MILHAUD Rhapsody in Blue (orchestral version) GERSHWIN La plus que lente DEBUSSY Nocturne for Lily Pons GERSHWIN Piano Concerto for the Left Hand RAVEL An American in Paris GERSHWIN Michel Beroff, piano Sunday 28 June 1987 Michael Tilson Thomas Lulu Suite BERG Excerpts from Porgy and Bess GERSHWIN Cynthia Harmon, soprano Bernard Thacker, tenor Willard White, bass-baritone London Symphony Chorus London Symphony Orchestra 1987 – 1988 74th Season Sunday 6 June 1987 Richard Hickox Le Corsaire, Overture BERLIOZ Pavane for a Dead Infanta RAVEL Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Nina Milkina, piano Saturday 19 September 1987 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Wilhelmina Fernandez, soprano Linda Finnie, mezzo soprano Kurt Streit, tenor Peter Meven, bass baritone London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 22 September 1987 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Wilhelmina Fernandez, soprano Linda Finnie, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 24 September 1987 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Tuesday 6 October 1987 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Overture to The Italian Girl in Algiers ROSSINI Piano Concerto No. 3 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY John Lill, piano Thursday 15 October 1987 Maxim Shostakovich Slava!, Overture BERNSTEIN Symphony for Cello and Orchestra BRITTEN Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 18 October 1987 Maxim Shostakovich Symphony No. 3 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Thursday 22 October 1987 Otmar Suitner Overture to Der Freischütz WEBER Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Hiroko Nakamura, piano Sunday 1 November 1987 Neeme Järvi Overture to Genoveva SCHUMANN Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Peter Donohoe, piano Thursday 12 November 1987 Claudio Abbado Alborada del gracioso RAVEL Piano Concerto for the Left Hand RAVEL Alexander Nevsky PROKOFIEV Michel Beroff, piano Lucia Valentini-Terrani, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 19 November 1987 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Jard Van Nes, contralto Southend Boys’ Choir London Symphony Chorus Thursday 26 November 1987 Kenneth Klein Overture to Egmont BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Hideko Udagawa, violin Sunday 29 November 1987 Richard Hickox Suite No. 2 from Peer Gynt GRIEG Piano Concerto GRIEG Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Carter Larsen, piano Sunday 13 December 1987 Wyn Morris Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 25 MOZART Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Peter Katin, piano Wednesday 16 December 1987 James Judd Roman Carnival, Overture BERLIOZ Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Suite from The Sleeping Beauty TCHAIKOVSKY 1812, Overture TCHAIKOVSKY John Lill, piano Saturday 2 January 1988 Wyn Morris Overture to William Tell ROSSINI Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN David Golub, piano Wednesday 6 January 1988 Sir Colin Davis Dumbarton Oaks STRAVINSKY Piano Concerto GRIEG The Swan of Tuonela SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7 SIBELIUS Murray Perahia, piano Friday 8 January 1988 Sir Colin Davis Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Guitar Concerto STEVE GRAY Symphony No. 1 ELGAR John Williams, guitar Sunday 17 January 1988 Richard Hickox Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS Carmina Burana ORFF Heather Harper, soprano Penelope Walmsley-Clark, mezzo soprano James Bowman, counter tenor Donald Maxwell, baritone Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Thursday 21 January 1988 Wyn Morris Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN David Golub, piano Sunday 24 January 1988 Richard Hickox Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4 ELGAR The Heaventree of Stars for Violin and Orchestra HODDINOTT Sea Pictures ELGAR Belshazzar’s Feast WALTON Janet Baker, mezzo soprano David Wilson Johnson, baritone Ernst Kovacic, violin London Symphony Chorus Sunday 31 January 1988 Jeffrey Tate In the Beginning ROBERT SAXTON Cello Concerto WALTON Symphony No. 5 VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Yo Yo Ma, cello Thursday 11 February 1988 Geoffrey Simon Suite from Der Rosenkavalier RICHARD STRAUSS Piano Concerto No. 23 MOZART Tales from the Vienna Woods JOHANN STRAUSS II Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Gwendolyn Mok, piano Saturday 13 February 1988 Richard Hickox The Dream of Gerontius ELGAR Felicity Palmer, mezzo soprano Philip Langridge, tenor Gwynne Howell, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 18 February 1988 Paul Freeman Overture to The Barber of Seville ROSSINI Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Piano Concerto No. 1 LISZT The Firebird, Suite STRAVINSKY Sergiu Schwartz, violin Alexis Golovin, piano Sunday 21 February 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY Violin Concerto No. 5 VIEUXTEMPS Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso SAINT-SAËNS Suite from Swan Lake TCHAIKOVSKY Sevilla and Granada from Iberia (orch de Burgos) ALBENIZ Polka and Fugue from Schwanda the Bagpiper WEINBERGER Viktoria Mullova, violin Thursday 25 February 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN David Wehr, piano Sunday 28 February 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Elijah MENDELSSOHN Elizabeth Gale, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, mezzo soprano Robert Tear, tenor Benjamin Luxon, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 6 March 1988 Gennady Rozhdestvensky A Night on the Bare Mountain MUSSORGSKY Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Augustin Dumay, violin Friday 11 March 1988 Bramwell Tovey Overture to Candide BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side Story BERNSTEIN Violin Concerto KORNGOLD Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Gil Shaham, violin Friday 18 March 1988 Richard Williams Le Corsaire, Overture BERLIOZ Piano Concerto GRIEG Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY Bolero RAVEL Gwenneth Pryor, piano Thursday 24 March 1988 Amedeo Monetti Overture to Don Giovanni MOZART Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Vltava SMETANA A Night on the Bare Mountain MUSSORGSKY Romeo and Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY Maria Clara Monetti, piano Sunday 27 March 1988 Claus Peter Flor Overture to Egmont BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Israela Margalit, piano Thursday 31 March 1988 Barry Tuckwell Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Horn Concerto No. 3 MOZART Enigma Variations ELGAR Mayumi Fujikawa, violin Barry Tuckwell, horn Thursday 7 April 1988 Michael Tilson Thomas Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Piano Concerto No. 1 LISZT Rapsodie espagnole RAVEL Mother Goose RAVEL Jorge Bolet, piano Monday 11 April 1988 Michael Tilson Thomas Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Stephen Hough, piano Saturday 16 April 1988 Roger Norrington The Messiah HANDEL Lynne Dawson, soprano Susan Bickley, mezzo soprano Philip Langridge, tenor John Tomlinson, bass The Schutz Choir of London Sunday 17 April 1988 Vladimir Spivakov Violin Concerto No. 5 MOZART Symphony No. 5 SCHUBERT Violin Concerto No. 2 MOZART Symphony No. 94, ‘Surprise’ HAYDN Vladimir Spivakov, violin Thursday 21 April 1988 Pinchas Zukerman David Shallon* Violin Concerto in E major BACH Variations on a Rococo Theme TCHAIKOVSKY Double Concerto BRAHMS* Pinchas Zukerman, violin Ralph Kirshbaum, cello Saturday 23 April 1988 David Zinman Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Renaissance Concerto for Flute and Orchestra LUKAS FOSS Carmen Fantasy (arr. Galway) BIZET Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK James Galway, flute Sunday 24 April 1988 David Zinman Roman Carnival, Overture BERLIOZ Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Itzhak Perlman, violin Sunday 1 May 1988 Yuri Ahronovitch Carnival Overture DVOŘÁK Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Suite from The Nutcracker TCHAIKOVSKY Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor BORODIN Joshua Bell, violin Thursday 5 May 1988 Yuri Ahronovitch Roman Carnival, Overture BERLIOZ Serenade after Plato’s Symposium BERNSTEIN Violin Concerto BRAHMS Salvatore Accardo, violin Sunday 8 May 1988 Wyn Morris Symphony No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Alison Hargan, soprano Dellia Jones, mezzo soprano David Rendall, tenor Gwynne Howell, baritone London Symphony Chorus Friday 13 May 1988 Valery Gergiev Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila GLINKA Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Vadim Repin, violin Sunday 15 May 1988 Valery Gergiev A Night on the Bare Mountain MUSSORGSKY Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Evgeny Kissin, piano Thursday 19 May 1988 Myung-Whun Chung Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Myung-Whun Chung, piano Kyung Wha Chung, violin Myung Wha Chung, cello Sunday 22 May 1988 Myung-Whun Chung Prelude and Gopak from Sorochintsky Fair MUSSORGSKY Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 26 May 1988 Kent Nagano Night Dances TURNAGE Violin Concerto No. 4 SCHNITTKE Symphony No. 2 MAXWELL DAVIES Gidon Kremer, violin Sunday 29 May 1988 Kent Nagano Le Spectre de la Rose WEBER Suite from Les Sylphides CHOPIN Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor BORODIN The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Tuesday 31 May 1988 Yan Pascal Tortelier Tout l’univers obeit a l’amour LAMBERT Air tender, O mon Coeur DUMONT Introduction Nouveau for Le Mariage Force CHARPENTIER Premiere entrée from The Ballet des Nations LULLY Chaconne Charmante paix (Les Arts Florissants) CHARPENTIER Piano Concerto No. 2 CHOPIN Shéhérazade RAVEL Bolero RAVEL Maria Ewing, soprano Cécile Ousset, piano Thursday 2 June 1988 Shlomo Mintz Overture to Rosamunde SCHUBERT Symphony No. 38, ‘Prague’ MOZART The Four Seasons VIVALDI Shlomo Mintz, violin Sunday 5 June 1988 Jeffrey Tate Ringed by the Flat Horizon GEORGE BENJAMIN Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Violin Concerto ELGAR Nigel Kennedy, violin Simon Callow, narrator Friday 10 June 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Pavane for a Dead Infanta RAVEL Alborada del gracioso RAVEL Concierto de Aranjuez RODRIGO Granada and Sevilla from Iberia (orch. De Burgos) ALBENIZ Pantomime and Ritual Fire Dance from Love the Magician FALLA Prelude from La Revoltosa CHAPI Intermezzo from Goyescas GRANADOS Intermezzo from Las Bodas de Luis Alonso GIMINEZ John Williams, guitar Sunday 12 June 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Escales IBERT Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL Symphonie fantastique BERLIOZ Alicia de Larrocha, piano Sunday 19 June 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Three Nocturnes DEBUSSY La Mer DEBUSSY Piano Concerto for the Left Hand RAVEL Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Michel Beroff, piano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 30 June 1988 Paul Freeman Romeo and Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Clarinet Concerto MOZART Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1 ENESCO Sequeira Costa, piano James Campbell, clarinet Sunday 3 July 1988 Sir Charles Mackerras Carnival Overture DVOŘÁK Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Raphael Wallfisch, cello Thursday 7 July 1988 Neeme Järvi Overture, Scherzo and Finale SCHUMANN Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Lydia Mordkovitch, violin Sunday 10 July 1988 Neeme Järvi Symphony No. 3 BRAHMS Concerto for Two Pianos POULENC The Firebird, Suite (1945) STRAVINSKY Katia and Marielle Labèque, piano Sunday 24 July 1988 Richard Hickox Cockaigne, Overture ELGAR Cello Concerto ELGAR The Planets, Suite HOLST Steven Isserlis, cello Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Thursday 28 July 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Divertimento from The Fairy’s Kiss STRAVINSKY Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL Nights in the Gardens of Spain FALLA Suites 1 and 2 from The Three Cornered Hat FALLA Alicia de Larrocha, piano Saturday 30 July 1988 Michael Tilson Thomas Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Piano Quartet in G minor (orch. Schoenberg) BRAHMS Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin London Symphony Orchestra 1988 – 1989 75th Season Thursday 15 September 1988 Michael Tilson Thomas Flourish with Fireworks KNUSSEN Clarissa’s Scene from Clarissa Symphony ROBIN HOLLOWAY Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Anna Steiger, soprano Sunday 18 September 1988 Michael Tilson Thomas Russian Easter Festival Overture RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Piano Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Concerto for Orchestra BARTÓK Vladimir Feltsman, piano Sunday 25 September 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Belshazzar’s Feast WALTON Benjamin Luxon, baritone London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 27 September 1988 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Cello Concerto ELGAR Belshazzar’s Feast WALTON Felix Schmidt, cello Benjamin Luxon, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 9 October 1988 Vladimir Spivakov Concerto in D minor for Two Violins BACH Sinfonia Concertante HAYDN Symphony No. 45, ‘Farewell’ HAYDN Vladimir Spivakov, violin Alexander Barfabtschik, violin Douglas Cummings, cello Roy Carter, oboe Martin Gatt, bassoon Wednesday 12 October 1988 Leonard Bernstein Jubilee Games BERNSTEIN Halil BERNSTEIN Prelude, Fugue and Riffs BERNSTEIN Suite No. 2 from Dybbuk BERNSTEIN Suite from Fancy Free BERNSTEIN Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Andrew Marriner, clarinet Thursday 13 October 1988 Leonard Bernstein Jubilee Games BERNSTEIN Halil BERNSTEIN Prelude, Fugue and Riffs BERNSTEIN Suite No. 2 from Dybbuk BERNSTEIN Suite from Fancy Free BERNSTEIN Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Andrew Marriner, clarinet Thursday 20 October 1988 Lawrence Foster Leonore No. 1, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Alfred Brendel, piano Saturday 22 October 1988 Lawrence Foster Leonore No. 2, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Alfred Brendel, piano Sunday 30 October 1988 Michael Schønwandt Symphony No. 1 BEETHOVEN Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Alfred Brendel, piano Thursday 3 November 1988 Sir Colin Davis Overture to Egmont BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Claudio Arrau, piano Saturday 5 November 1988 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 4, ‘Italian’ MENDELSSOHN Mass in E flat major SCHUBERT Edith Wiens, soprano Anne Mason, mezzo soprano Alejandro Ramirez, tenor Aldo Baldin, tenor Rainer Scholze, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 13 November 1988 Witold Rowicki Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY Igor Oistrakh, violin Tuesday 15 November 1988 Mstislav Rostropovich Festival Overture SHOSTAKOVICH Violin Concerto No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin Thursday 24 November 1988 Mstislav Rostropovich Five Extracts from Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Sunday 27 November 1988 Claudio Abbado Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra PROKOFIEV Daphnis and Chloe (complete) RAVEL Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Thursday 1 December 1988 Mstislav Rostropovich Jazz Suite No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 7, ‘Leningrad’ SHOSTAKOVICH Thursday 8 December 1988 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 12 SHOSTAKOVICH Sunday 11 December 1988 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 3 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’ SHOSTAKOVICH London Symphony Chorus Thursday 15 December 1988 Mstislav Rostropovich Prelude to Khovanshchina MUSSORGSKY Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Thursday 5 January 1989 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Bruno-Leonardo Gelber, piano Sunday 8 January 1989 Richard Hickox Song of Destiny BRAHMS Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Carmina Burana ORFF Hideko Udagawa, violin Penelope Walmsley-Clarke, soprano James Bowman, counter tenor Donald Maxwell, baritone Southend Boys’ Choir London Symphony Chorus Sunday 22 January 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Exsultate, jubilate MOZART Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Sylvia Greenberg, soprano Thursday 26 January 1989 Jun’ichi Hirokami Carnival Overture DVOŘÁK Piano Concerto No. 2 LISZT Hungarian Fantasy LISZT Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Barry Douglas, piano Sunday 29 January 1989 Stanislaw Skrowaczewski Une barque sur l’ocean RAVEL Shéhérazade, song cycle RAVEL Symphonie Fantastique BERLIOZ Arleen Auger, soprano Sunday 5 February 1989 Myung-Whun Chung Suite from The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Piano Concerto No. 2 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Hélène Grimaud, piano Thursday 9 February 1989 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Sunday 12 February 1989 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Requiem Mass VERDI Janice Cairns, soprano Janice Taylor, contralto Tonio de Paulo, tenor Justino Diaz, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 16 February 1989 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Requiem Mass VERDI Janice Cairns, soprano Janice Taylor, contralto Tonio de Paulo, tenor Justino Diaz, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 19 February 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony in Three Movements STRAVINSKY Rapsodie espagnole RAVEL Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Sunday 26 February 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Siegfried Idyll WAGNER Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Sunday 2 April 1989 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Academic Festival Overture BRAHMS Violin Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Igor Oistrakh, violin Thursday 6 April 1989 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Russian Easter Festival Overture RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Concerto for Orchestra BARTÓK Igor Oistrakh, violin Sunday 9 April 1989 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL Piano Concerto for the Left Hand RAVEL Bolero RAVEL Louis Lortie, piano Thursday 20 April 1989 Richard Hickox Elijah MENDELSSOHN Rosalind Plowright, soprano Linda Finnie, mezzo soprano Arthur Davies, tenor John Rawnsley, baritone Jeremy Budd, treble London Symphony Chorus Sunday 30 April 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Russia, symphonic poem BALAKIREV The Sea (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov) BORODIN Suite Concertante (Intermezzo Scherzando) CUI Entr’acte from Khovanshchina MUSSORGSKY Sadko RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Violin Concerto GLAZUNOV Scythian Suite PROKOFIEV Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin Thomas Randle, tenor Peter Ustinov, narrator Sunday 7 May 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Mlada (concert performance) RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Makvala Kasrashvili, soprano Jon Frederic West, tenor Dolora Zajick, mezzo soprano Edward R. White, jnr, bass Sergei Leiferkus, baritone Alfreda Hodgson, contralto Gaby Agis, dancer London Symphony Chorus Sunday 14 May 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Kikimora LIADOV Songs and Dances of Death MUSSORGSKY Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Paata Burchuladze, bass Thursday 18 May 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Finale from Mlada BORODIN A Night on the Bare Mountain MUSSORGSKY March from Mlada MUSSORGSKY The Firebird (complete) STRAVINSKY Wednesday 24 May 1989 Seiji Ozawa Elektra (concert performance) RICHARD STRAUSS Hildegard Behrens, Elektra Christa Ludwig, Klytemnestra Nadine Secunde, Chrysothemis Ragnar Ulfung, Aegist Jorma Hynninen, Orest Joan Khara, Maid Catherine Wyn Rogers, Maid Margaret Yauger, Maid Lesley Garrett, Maid Anna Steiger, Maid Phyllis Cannan, Overseer Roderic Keating, Servant Roderick Kennedy, Servant London Symphony Chorus Friday 26 May 1989 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 SIBELIUS Symphonies of Wind Instruments STRAVINSKY Kyung-Wha Chung, violin Sunday 4 June 1989 Richard Hickox The Kingdom ELGAR Margaret Marshall, soprano Felicity Palmer, mezzo soprano Arthur Davies, tenor David Wilson-Johnson, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 6 June 1989 Sir Georg Solti Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Murray Perahia, piano Thursday 8 June 1989 Sir Georg Solti Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Murray Perahia, piano Thursday 15 June 1989 Kent Nagano Turangalila Symphony MESSIAEN Jean-François Heisser, piano Jeanne Loriod, ondes martenot Sunday 18 June 1989 Bryden Thomson Overture to Cosi fan tutte MOZART Concerto for Two Pianos MOZART A Sea Symphony (Symphony No. 1) VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Brian Rayner Cook, baritone Yvonne Kenny, soprano Katia and Marielle Labèque, piano Thursday 29 June 1989 Mstislav Rostropovich Overture to Khovanshchina MUSSORGSKY Suite from The Age of Gold SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Saturday 1 July 1989 Mstislav Rostropovich Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila GLINKA Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Midori, violin London Symphony Orchestra 1989 - 1990 76th Season Sunday 17 September 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Quatrain COLIN MATTHEWS Variations STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Thursday 21 September 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Academic Festival Overture BRAHMS Serenade No. 2 BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Vladimir Feltsman, piano Sunday 24 September 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Tragic Overture BRAHMS Double Concerto BRAHMS Serenade No. 1 BRAHMS Paul Tortelier, cello Joseph Suk, violin Thursday 28 September 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey WAGNER Violin Concerto GLAZUNOV Excerpts from Carmina Burana ORFF Second Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra GERSHWIN ‘Come scoglio’ from Cosi fan tutte MOZART ‘Mi tradi’ from Don Giovanni MOZART ‘Io son l’umile ancella’ from Adriana Lecouvreur CILEA La Valse RAVEL Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 1 October 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Variations on the St. Anthony Chorale BRAHMS Gesang der Parzen BRAHMS Schicksalslied BRAHMS Violin Concerto BRAHMS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin London Symphony Chorus Thursday 5 October 1989 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos La Oracion del Torero TURINA Concierto de Aranjuez RODRIGO Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Marcisco Yepes, guitar Sunday 8 October 1989 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Seta Tanyel, piano Thursday 12 October 1989 Neeme Järvi Overture to Egmont BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Piano Quartet No. 1 (orch. Schoenberg) BRAHMS Ju Hee Suh, piano Friday 27 October 1989 Kent Nagano Cello Concerto No. 1 MILHAUD Noctis Equi for Cello and orchestra HODDINOTT Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Wednesday 1 November 1989 Sir Colin Davis The Damnation of Faust BERLIOZ Anne Sofie von Otter, soprano Keith Lewis, tenor Andreas Schmidt, baritone Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 2 November 1989 Sir Colin Davis The Damnation of Faust BERLIOZ Anne Sofie von Otter, soprano Keith Lewis, tenor Andreas Schmidt, baritone Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 12 November 1989 Paavo Berglund Symphony No. 6 SIBELIUS Piano Concerto No. 3 PROKOFIEV La Mer DEBUSSY Barry Douglas, piano Thursday 16 November 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 81 HAYDN Piano Concerto in D major HAYDN Piano Concerto No. 2 LISZT Two Episodes from Lenau’s Faust LISZT Alfred Brendel, piano Thursday 23 November 1989 Michael Tilson Thomas Variations on the St. Anthony Chorale BRAHMS ‘Come Scoglio’ from Cosi fan tutte MOZART ‘Per pieta ben mio perdona’ MOZART Symphony No. 6 BRUCKNER Maria Ewing, soprano Sunday 26 November 1989 Richard Hickox Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Cello Concerto ELGAR Spring Symphony BRITTEN Steven Isserlis, cello Felicity Lott, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, contralto Martyn Hill, tenor Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Sunday 3 December 1989 Walter Weller Overture to Rienzi WAGNER Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Dmitri Alexeev, piano Tuesday 12 December 1989 Leonard Bernstein Candide (concert performance) BERNSTEIN June Anderson, Cunegonde Nicolai Gedda, Governor Adolph Green, Pangloss Jerry Hadley, Candide Della Jones, Paquette Christa Ludwig, Old Lady Kurt Ollman, Maximilian Clive Bayley Lindsay Benson Neil Jenkins Richard Suart John Treleaven London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 13 December 1989 Leonard Bernstein Candide (concert performance) BERNSTEIN June Anderson, Cunegonde Nicolai Gedda, Governor Adolph Green, Pangloss Jerry Hadley, Candide Della Jones, Paquette Christa Ludwig, Old Lady Kurt Ollman, Maximilian Clive Bayley Lindsay Benson Neil Jenkins Richard Suart John Treleaven London Symphony Chorus Sunday 7 January 1990 Richard Hickox Hodie VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Carmina Burana ORFF Felicity Lott, soprano Philip Langridge, tenor Stephen Roberts, baritone PenelopeWalmsley-Clark, soprano James Bowman, counter tenor London Symphony Chorus Trinity Boys Choir Friday 12 January 1990 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN The Planets HOLST Rudolf Buchbiner, piano Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 21 January 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 35, ‘Haffner’ MOZART Quiet City COPLAND Prelude, Fugue and Riffs BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Maurice Murphy, trumpet Christine Pendrill, cor anglais Andrew Marriner, clarinet Thursday 25 January 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Aria “Ah, lo previdi!’ MOZART Songs: Wiegenlied – Säusle, liebe Myrthe – Freundliche Vision – Ich wollt’ ein Sträusslein binden – Morgen! – Als mir dein Lied erklang RICHARD STRAUSS Also sprach Zarsathustra RICHARD STRAUSS Barbara Hendricks, soprano Saturday 27 January 1990 John Georgiadis Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Clarinet Concerto MOZART Clarinet Quintet MOZART Sinfonia Concertante for Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon and Horn MOZART Jack Brymer, clarinet Roy Carter, oboe Martin Gatt, bassoon Hugh Seenan, horn Gabrieli String Quartet Sunday 28 January 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Choral KNUSSEN Violin Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Symphonie fantastique BERLIOZ Alexander Barantschik, violin Sunday 4 February 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Country Band March IVES Thanksgiving and Forefather’s Day from Holidays IVES Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen MAHLER Also sprach Zarathustra RICHARD STRAUSS Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, baritone Thursday 22 February 1990 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 1 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Seta Tanyel, piano Sunday 25 February 1990 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS An Alpine Symphony RICHARD STRAUSS Sharon Sweet, soprano Sunday 11 March 1990 Mstislav Rostropovich Jazz Suite No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’ SHOSTAKOVICH Andrei Gavrilov, piano Thursday 15 March 1990 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Flute and Harp Concerto MOZART Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Osian Ellis, harp London Voices Sunday 25 March 1990 Richard Hickox The Apostles ELGAR Marie McLaughlin, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, contralto Arthur Davies, tenor Bryn Terfel, baritone Stephen Roberts, bass Robert Lloyd, bass London Symphony Chorus Saturday 31 March 1990 Jeffrey Tate Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 2 ELGAR Igor Oistrakh, violin Thursday 12 April 1990 Jeffrey Tate The Messiah HANDEL Barbara Bonney, soprano Sarah Walker, mezzo-soprano Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor Robert Lloyd, bass Tallis Chamber Choir Sunday 22 April 1990 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Stephen Hough, piano Thursday 3 May 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Egmont, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano Sunday 6 May 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Egmont, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Also sprach Zarathustra RICHARD STRAUSS Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano Sunday 20 May 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphonies of Wind Instruments STRAVINSKY Arias and Barcarolles BERNSTEIN The King of the Stars STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Judy Kaye, soprano Benjamin Luxon, baritone Male Voices of the Tallis Chamber Choir Wednesday 30 May 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Angels RUGGLES Organum RUGGLES Exultation RUGGLES Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Alison Hargan, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, contralto London Symphony Chorus Sunday 3 June 1990 Richard Hickox The Hymn of Jesus HOLST Variations on a Rococo Theme TCHAIKOVSKY Cello Concerto SCHUMANN Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Ralph Kirshbaum, cello Jeremy Budd, treble London Symphony Chorus Thursday 7 June 1990 Kent Nagano Trittico botticelliano RESPIGHI ‘Tu che invoco’ from La Vestale SPONTINI ‘L’altra notte’ from Mefistofele BOITO Canzone del salce and Ave Maria from Otello VERDI Chant du Rossignol STRAVINSKY Final Scene from Il Pirata BELLINI Rosalind Plowright, soprano Sunday 10 June 1990 Kent Nagano A String around Autumn TAKEMITSU Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Nobuko Imai, viola Thursday 14 June 1990 Jeffrey Tate Adagio and Fugue in C minor MOZART Violin Concerto No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Gidon Kremer, violin Sunday 17 June 1990 Jeffrey Tate Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 BALAKIREV Barry Douglas, piano London Symphony Orchestra 1990 - 1991 77th Season Saturday 8 September 1990 Theodor Guschlbauer Cello Concerto No. 1 SAINT-SAËNS Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto No. 2 SCHNITTKE Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 16 September 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Finale from The Magic Art WUORINEN Flute Concerto in G major MOZART Glagolitic Mass JANÁČEK James Galway, flute Gabriela Beňačková, soprano Felicity Palmer, mezzo-soprano Gary Lakes, tenor Anatoly Kotcherga, bass John Scott, organ Thursday 20 September 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Flute Concerto JOHN McCABE Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY Sinfonietta JANÁČEK James Galway, flute Sunday 30 September 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Flute Concerto in G major MOZART Symphony No. 9 BRUCKNER James Galway, flute Sunday 7 October 1990 Michael Tilson Thomas Scherzo à la Russe STRAVINSKY Piano Concerto No. 3 RACHMANINOV Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY Sinfonietta JANÁČEK Vladimir Feltsman, piano Wednesday 17 October 1990 Witold Lutoslawski Bruno Giuranna* Partita LUTOSLAWSKI Interlude LUTOSLAWSKI Chain II LUTOSLAWSKI Sinfonia concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra MOZART* Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Bruno Giuranna, viola Saturday 20 October 1990 Sir Colin Davis En Rêve MOURET Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Frans Helmerson, cello Andrei Gavrilov, piano Tuesday 23 October 1990 Sir Colin Davis Symphony in Three Movements STRAVINSKY Violin Concerto STRAVINSKY Double Concerto BRAHMS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Frans Helmerson, cello Thursday 1 November 1990 Sir Colin Davis Overture, ‘Padre, germani, Addio!’, ‘Se il padre perdei’ and ‘Zeffiretti lusinghieri’ from Idomeneo MOZART Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Arleen Augér, soprano Sunday 4 November 1990 Richard Hickox Adagio for Strings BARBER Oboe Concerto RICHARD STRAUSS A German Requiem BRAHMS Roy Carter, oboe Felicity Lott, soprano David Wilson-Johnson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 7 November 1990 Paavo Berglund Symphony No. 2 BEETHOVEN Giovanna d’Arco (orch. Sciarrino) ROSSINI Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Teresa Berganza, soprano Sunday 11 November 1990 Kent Nagano Dumbarton Oaks STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 2, ‘Le Double’ DUTILLEUX Violin Concerto BRAHMS Itzhak Perlman, violin Sunday 18 November 1990 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Master Peter’s Puppet Show FALLA Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Pines of Rome RESPIGHI Barry Douglas, piano Susan Hamilton, soprano Manuel Cid, tenor Enrique Baquerizo, bass Sunday 2 December 1990 Mariss Jansons Violin Concerto No. 3 SAINT-SAËNS Symphony No. 7, ‘Leningrad’ SHOSTAKOVICH Julian Rachlin, violin Thursday 6 December 1990 Mariss Jansons Finlandia SIBELIUS Piano Concerto for the Left Hand RAVEL Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Mikhail Rudy, piano Alexander Barantschik, violin Sunday 9 December 1990 Jeffrey Tate Symphony No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Concerto No. 2 BRAHMS Bruno Leonardo Gelber, piano Thursday 13 December 1990 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Serenade in D major, ‘Haffner’ MOZART Radu Lupu, piano Alexander Barantschik, violin Sunday 16 December 1990 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Mass in F minor BRUCKNER András Schiff, piano Karita Mattila, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, contralto Keith Lewis, tenor Gwynne Howell, bass London Symphony Chorus Friday 21 December 1990 Richard Hickox The Childhood of Christ BERLIOZ Felicity Palmer, mezzo-soprano Robert Tear, tenor Bryn Terfel, baritone David Wilson-Johnson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 6 January 1991 Richard Hickox Symphony of Psalms STRAVINSKY Carmina Burana ORFF Penelope Walmsley-Clark, soprano James Bowman, counter-tenor Donald Maxwell, baritone London Symphony Chorus Southend Boys’ Choir Thursday 10 January 1991 Richard Hickox Piano Concerto No. 1 MENDELSSOHN Carmina Burana ORFF Stephen Hough, piano Penelope Walmsley-Clark, soprano James Bowman, counter-tenor Donald Maxwell, baritone London Symphony Chorus Southend Boys’ Choir Thursday 24 January 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Toy Symphony LEOPOLD MOZART Three Little Songs: The Magpie, The Rook, The Jackdaw STRAVINSKY Tilimbom from Three Tales for Children STRAVINSKY The Owl and the Pussycat STRAVINSKY Peter and the Wolf PROKOFIEV Machines and Dreams COLIN MATTHEWS The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Sarah Walker, mezzo-soprano Sir Peter Ustinov, narrator Sunday 27 January 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Concerto in C for Two Trumpets VIVALDI Tuba Concerto VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Halil, for Flute and Orchestra BERNSTEIN Music for Brass INGOLF DAHL Clarinet Concerto COPLAND La valse RAVEL Maurice Murphy, trumpet Rod Franks, trumpet Patrick Harrild, tuba Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Andrew Marriner, clarinet Sunday 3 February 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Oliver Knussen* Nursery Rhymes JANÁČEK Higgelty Pigglety Pop! KNUSSEN* Cynthia Buchan, mezzo-soprano Eileen Hulse, soprano Rosemary Hardy, soprano Hugh Hetherington, tenor Andrew Gallacher, bass baritone Stephen Richardson, bass London Voices Sunday 10 February 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas La Boîte à Joujoux DEBUSSY Carnival of the Animals SAINT-SAËNS Legend and Autumn from Sixteen Children’s Songs TCHAIKOVSKY Suite No. 2 TCHAIKOVSKY Katia and Marielle Labèque, pianos Jeremy Budd, treble Sunday 17 February 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Jubilation GEORGE BENJAMIN Violin Concerto BERG Kindertotenlieder MAHLER Scherzo, Nocturne and March from A Midsummer Night’s Dream MENDELSSOHN Shelagh Sutherland, synthesiser Brass of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama Recorders and Percussion of the Centre for Young Musicians The Kingsdale School Steel Band Finchley Children’s Choir Brigitte Fassbaender, soprano Salvatore Accardo, violin Saturday 23 February 1991 Richard Hickox Sinfonia da Requiem BRITTEN War Requiem BRITTEN Heather Harper, soprano Philip Langridge, tenor John Shirley-Quirk, baritone London Symphony Chorus St. Paul’s Cathedral Choristers Sunday 3 March 1991 Myung-Whun Chung Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphonie fantastique BERLIOZ Igor Oistrakh, violin Sunday 17 March 1991 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Sevilla and Granada from Suite Española (orch de Burgos) ALBENIZ Corpus Christi en Sevilla and Triana from Iberia (orch. Arbos) ALBENIZ Suites 1 and 2 from The Three-Cornered Hat FALLA Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Wednesday 20 March 1991 Sir Georg Solti Symphony No. 40 MOZART Das Lied von der Erde MAHLER Marjana Lipovsek, mezzo-soprano Philip Langridge, tenor Sunday 24 March 1991 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Requiem VERDI Sharon Sweet, soprano Janice Taylor, mezzo-soprano Dennis O’Neill, tenor Justino Diaz, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 26 March 1991 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Requiem VERDI Sharon Sweet, soprano Janice Taylor, mezzo-soprano Dennis O’Neill, tenor Justino Diaz, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 28 April 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Stefan Asbury and Ronald Corp* Children’s Crusade BRITTEN* L’Enfant et les Sortilèges RAVEL Frederica von Stade, soprano Constance Hauman, soprano Helen Field, soprano Anne Howells, mezzo-soprano Alfreda Hodgson, contralto Robert Tear, tenor David Wilson-Johnson, baritone Richard van Allan, bass Finchley Children’s Music Group London Symphony Chorus Suffolk County Music Service Percussion Ensemble Thursday 9 May 1991 Sir Georg Solti Symphony No. 35, ‘Haffner’ MOZART Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Thursday 16 May 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Thursday 30 May 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Siegfried Idyll WAGNER Kinderkatechismus WAGNER From The Diary of Anne Frank TILSON THOMAS Pavane for a Dead Infanta RAVEL I Hate Music BERNSTEIN The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Audrey Hepburn, narrator Louise Edeiken, singer Finchley Children’s Music Group Sunday 2 June 1991 Kent Nagano Ibéria DEBUSSY Capriccio STRAVINSKY Concerto for Orchestra BARTÓK Mikhail Pletnev, piano Thursday 6 June 1991 Kent Nagano The Seven Deadly Sins WEILL Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Ute Lemper, singer Felicity Lott, soprano Sunday 16 June 1991 Richard Hickox Sea Drift DELIUS Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Requiem FAURÉ Tasmin Little, violin David Wilson-Johnson, baritone Jamie Hopkins, treble London Symphony Chorus Thursday 20 June 1991 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Suite from Der Rosenkavalier RICHARD STRAUSS Burleske for Piano and Orchestra RICHARD STRAUSS Alpine Symphony RICHARD STRAUSS Artur Pizarro, piano Tuesday 25 June 1991 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Overture to William Tell ROSSINI Schelomo BLOCH Cello Concerto HONEGGER Firebird Suite (1919) STRAVINSKY Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 30 June 1991 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Prelude Act 3, Dance of the Apprentices, Prelude Act 1 from Die Meistersinger WAGNER Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde WAGNER Dawn, Siegfried’s Rhine Journey, Death and Funeral March of Siegfried, Immolation Scene from Götterdämmerung WAGNER Rita Hunter, soprano Thursday 4 July 1991 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Mass in C major BEETHOVEN Alicia de Larrocha, piano Yvonne Kenny, soprano Diana Montague, mezzo soprano Keith Lewis, tenor Gwynne Howell, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 7 July 1991 Jeffrey Tate Kindertotenlieder MAHLER Symphony No. 1 ELGAR Olaf Baer, baritone London Symphony Orchestra 1991 - 1992 78th Season Thursday 19 September 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Suite from A Quiet Place BERNSTEIN Dance Lament of the Repentant Thief JOHN TAVENER Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Andrew Marriner, clarinet Thursday 26 September 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas The Imaginary Coney Island Ballet BERNSTEIN Zueignung RICHARD STRAUSS Meinen Kinde RICHARD STRAUSS Muttertändelei RICHARD STRAUSS Wiegenlied RICHARD STRAUSS Die Heiliegen drei Könige RICHARD STRAUSS Fruhlingsfeier RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Karita Mattila, soprano Sunday 29 September 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Three Scenes from Mass BERNSTEIN Jeux DEBUSSY Le Martyre de Saint-Sebastien DEBUSSY Sylvia McNair, soprano Ann Murray, mezzo soprano Nathalie Stutzman, soprano Benjamin Luxon, baritone Leslie Carron, narrator London Symphony Chorus Thursday 10 October 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Flourish with Fireworks KNUSSEN Couleurs de la cité celeste MESSIAEN Vers l’arc-en-ciel TAKEMITSU Prélude á l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Peter Donohoe, piano Sunday 13 October 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony in Three Movements STRAVINSKY Quotation of Dream TAKEMITSU Jeux DEBUSSY La Mer DEBUSSY Paul Crossley, piano Peter Serkin, piano Thursday 17 October 1991 Michael Tilson Thomas Overture to Candide BERNSTEIN Three Scenes from Mass BERNSTEIN Suite from A Quiet Place BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side Story BERNSTEIN Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Benjamin Luxon, baritone Daniel Ison, treble London Symphony Chorus Thursday 24 October 1991 Sir Colin Davis Petite Symphonie Concertante MARTIN Les nuits d’été BERLIOZ Symphony No. 1 WALTON Osian Ellis, harp Ian Fountain, piano John Constable, harpsichord Barbara Hendricks, mezzo soprano Thursday 31 October 1991 Paavo Berglund Symphony No. 5 SIBELIUS Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL Symphony No. 6 SHOSTAKOVICH Cécile Ousset, piano Sunday 3 November 1991 Mstislav Rostropovich Seven, They are Seven, cantata PROKOFIEV Ivan the Terrible PROKOFIEV Gegam Grigorian, tenor Tamara Sinyavskaya, mezzo soprano Sergei Leiferkus, baritone London Symphony Chorus New London Children’s Choir Sunday 10 November 1991 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 2 PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 7 PROKOFIEV Itzhak Perlman, violin Thursday 14 November 1991 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 1, ‘Classical’ PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Vladimir Feltsman, violin Saturday 16 November 1991 Ion Marin Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Wesendonck Lieder WAGNER Pacific 231 HONEGGER Shéhérazade, song cycle RAVEL The Poem of Ecstasy SCRIABIN Jessye Norman, soprano Thursday 21 November 1991 Mstislav Rostropovich Russian Overture PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 6 PROKOFIEV Itzhak Perlman, violin Tuesday 26 November 1991 Mstislav Rostropovich Lieutenant Kije, Suite PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Romeo and Juliet, Suite PROKOFIEV Alexander Slobodyanik, piano Thursday 28 November 1991 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 4 PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 3 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 3 PROKOFIEV Martha Argerich, piano Sunday 1 December 1991 Michael Stern Mstislav Rostropovich* Zdravitsa, Stalin PROKOFIEV* Fugue for Solo Cello PROKOFIEV Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra PROKOFIEV Alexander Nevsky PROKOFIEV Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Dolora Zajick, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Sunday 8 December 1991 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Night Ride and Sunrise SIBELIUS Violin Concerto in E minor MENDELSSOHN Symphonia Domestica RICHARD STRAUSS Igor Oistrakh, violin Thursday 12 December 1991 Sir Colin Davis Peter Wiegold* Soft Shoe Shuffle PETER WIEGOLD* Piano Concerto No. 1 MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Mitsuko Uchida, piano Sunday 15 December 1991 Sir Colin Davis Missa solemnis BEETHOVEN Sharon Sweet, soprano Katherine Cieszinski, mezzo soprano Keith Lewis, tenor Bryn Terfel, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 4 January 1992 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 1 HAYDN Symphony No. 6 HAYDN Carmina Burana ORFF Barbara Bonney, soprano Michael Chance, counter tenor Anthony Michaels-Moore, baritone London Philharmonic Choir Southend Boys’ Choir Thursday 9 January 1992 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Symphony No. 1 HAYDN Symphony No. 6 HAYDN Carmina Burana ORFF Barbara Bonney, soprano Michael Chance, counter tenor Anthony Michaels-Moore, baritone London Philharmonic Choir Southend Boys’ Choir Sunday 12 January 1992 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Schicksalslied BRAHMS Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Lubica Rybarska, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, mezzo soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Erich Knodt, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 16 January 1992 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Schicksalslied BRAHMS Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Alfredo Perl, piano Lubica Rybarska, soprano Alfreda Hodgson, mezzo soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Erich Knodt, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 30 January 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Central Park in the Dark IVES The Unanswered Question IVES Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Maria Ewing, soprano Sunday 2 February 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Three Places in New England IVES Knoxville: Summer of 1915 BARBER Rhapsody in Blue GERSHWIN An American in Paris GERSHWIN Barbara Hendricks, soprano Paul Crossley, piano Sunday 9 February 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony for Double Orchestra, Op. 18 No. 1 JOHANN CHRISTIAN BACH Three Movements REICH Violin Concerto BRAHMS Kyung-Wha Chung, violin Thursday 13 February 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Russia BALAKIREV Piano Concerto No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Dmitri Alexeev, piano Sunday 23 February 1992 Ion Marin Trumpet Concerto HAYDN Flute Concerto in G major MOZART Concertino for Trombone, Op. 4 DAVID Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Maurice Murphy, trumpet Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Ian Bousfield, trombone Thursday 27 February 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Overture to The Flying Dutchman WAGNER Concertino for Double Bass BOTTESINI Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Thomas Martin, double bass Sunday 1 March 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Jard Van Nes, mezzo soprano Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Southend Boys’ Choir Tuesday 3 March 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Georg Solti* Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Piano Concerto No. 1 LISZT Prelude to Act 1 of The Mastersingers WAGNER* Clair de Lune DEBUSSY ‘Dove sono’ from The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 VILLA-LOBOS An American in Paris GERSHWIN James Galway, flute Barbara Hendricks, soprano Fabio Bidini, piano Saturday 7 March 1992 Sir Colin Davis Requiem VERDI Sharon Sweet, soprano Katherine Ciesinski, mezzo soprano Vicente Ombuena, tenor Robert Lloyd, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 8 March 1992 Sir Colin Davis Requiem VERDI Sharon Sweet, soprano Katherine Ciesinski, mezzo soprano Vicente Ombuena, tenor Robert Lloyd, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 12 March 1992 Sir Colin Davis Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 BRUCKNER György Pauk, violin Ralph Kirshbaum, cello Peter Frankl, piano Sunday 15 March 1992 Jeffrey Tate Sinfonia concertante for wind instruments MOZART Symphony No. 4 SHOSTAKOVICH Roy Carter, oboe Andrew Marriner, clarinet Martin Gatt, bassoon Hugh Seenen, horn Thursday 19 March 1992 Jeffrey Tate Froissart, overture ELGAR Piano Concerto No. 1 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Peter Donohoe, piano Sunday 29 March 1992 Richard Hickox Dona Nobis Pacem VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Henry V (complete) WALTON Yvonne Kenny, soprano Bryn Terfel, baritone Tom Conti, narrator Choristers of St. Paul’s Cathedral London Symphony Chorus Thursday 2 April 1992 Kent Nagano Memoriales BOULEZ Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Suite from The Wooden Prince BARTÓK Alfred Brendel, piano Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Sunday 5 April 1992 Kent Nagano Sequenza VI for viola BERIO Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6 PROKOFIEV Paul Silverthorne, viola Alfred Brendel, piano Sunday 26 April 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Wind Serenade in C minor MOZART Symphony No. 9 MAHLER LSO Wind Ensemble Thursday 30 April 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Suite from A Quiet Place BERNSTEIN Piano Concerto No. 3 RACHMANINOV Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Vladimir Feltsman, piano Wednesday 6 May 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas The Young Person’s Guide to The Orchestra BRITTEN Violin Concerto BARBER Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Alexander Barantschik, violin Thursday 4 June 1992 Kent Nagano Symphony No. 1, ‘Classical’ PROKOFIEV ‘Bella mia fiamma addio…resta oh cara’ concert aria MOZART ‘Misera dove son’, concert aria MOZART ‘Nehmt meinen Dank’, concert aria MOZART ‘Das Rosenband’, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS ‘Morgen’, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS ‘Muttertändelei’, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS ‘Befreit’, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano Sunday 7 June 1992 Kent Nagano Symphony No. 1, ‘Classical’ PROKOFIEV ‘Bella mia fiamma addio…resta oh cara’ concert aria MOZART ‘Misera dove son’, concert aria MOZART ‘Nehmt meinen Dank’, concert aria MOZART ‘Das Rosenband’, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS ‘Morgen’, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS ‘Muttertändelei’, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS ‘Befreit’, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano Sunday 14 June 1992 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Fanfare to La Peri DUKAS Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Moray Welsh, cello Nigel Kennedy, violin Thursday 18 June 1992 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Fanfare to La Peri DUKAS Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Moray Welsh, cello Nigel Kennedy, violin Sunday 21 June 1992 Mstislav Rostropovich The Golden Cockerel (concert performance) RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Noel Espiritu Velasco, tenor Bulat Mingelkiev, tenor Robin Leggate, tenor David Wilson-Johnson, baritone Simon Keenlyside, baritone Colleen Gaetano, soprano Mette Ejsing, contralto Elena Brilova, soprano London Choral Society Thursday 24 June 1992 Hugh Wolff Symphony No. 10 PANUFNIK Cello Concerto PANUFNIK Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 28 June 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas On the Town (concert performance) BERNSTEIN Tyne Daly Stewart Collins Bruce Ogsten Marie McLaughlin, soprano Thomas Hampson, baritone David Garrison, tenor Kurt Ollmann, baritone Samuel Ramey, bass Evelyn Lear, soprano Cleo Laine Meriel Dickinson, mezzo soprano Lindsay Benson, baritone Nicholas Sears Frederica von Stade, mezzo soprano Adolph Green, tenor London Voices Monday 29 June 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas On the Town (concert performance) BERNSTEIN Tyne Daly Stewart Collins Bruce Ogsten Marie McLaughlin, soprano Thomas Hampson, baritone David Garrison, tenor Kurt Ollmann, baritone Samuel Ramey, bass Evelyn Lear, soprano Cleo Laine Meriel Dickinson, mezzo soprano Lindsay Benson, baritone Nicholas Sears Frederica von Stade, mezzo soprano Adolph Green, tenor London Voices Thursday 2 July 1992 Sir Colin Davis Octet for Wind Instruments STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Harold in Italy BERLIOZ Yuri Bashmet, viola Sunday 5 July 1992 Richard Hickox Excerpts from Porgy and Bess GERSHWIN A Child of our Time TIPPETT Cynthia Haymon, soprano Cynthia Clarey, mezzo soprano Damion Evans, tenor Willard White, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 12 July 1992 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 32 MOZART Piano Concerto No. 25 MOZART Posthorn Serenade MOZART Imogen Cooper, piano Sunday 2 August 1992 En Shao Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Piotr Anderszewski, piano London Symphony Orchestra 1992 - 1993 79th Season Thursday 24 September 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Hidden Variables COLIN MATTHEWS Rococo Variations TCHAIKOVSKY Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Steven Isserlis, cello Wednesday 30 September 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Oboe Concerto DOMINIC MULDOWNEY Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Roy Carter, oboe Sunday 4 October 1992 André Previn Symphony No. 39 MOZART Triple Concerto TIPPETT Moonlight Music and Closing Scene from Capriccio RICHARD STRAUSS Alexander Barantschik, violin Edward Vanderspar, viola Moray Welsh, cello Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano Thursday 8 October 1992 André Previn Aureole DRUCKMAN Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Julian Rachlin, violin Sunday 11 October 1992 André Previn Aureole DRUCKMAN Symphony No. 39 MOZART Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Gary Hofmann, cello Thursday 15 October 1992 Sir Colin Davis Octet STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Sarah Chang, violin Sunday 25 October 1992 Richard Hickox Caractacus ELGAR Judith Howarth, soprano Arthur Davies, soprano David Wilson-Johnson, baritone Stephen Roberts, bass Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 29 October 1992 Libor Pešek Nocturnes DEBUSSY Piano Concerto No. 23 MOZART Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Louis Lortie, piano Sunday 1 November 1992 Libor Pešek Rhapsody Concerto for Piano and Orchestra MARTINŮ Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Paul Silverthorne, viola Nancy Gustafson, soprano Linda Finnie, mezzo soprano Denis O’Neill, tenor Michael Drulett, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 5 November 1992 Kent Nagano Academic Festival Overture BRAHMS Double Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin Ralph Kirshbaum, cello Sunday 8 November 1992 Kent Nagano Concierto de Aranjuez RODRIGO Antarctica (Suite for Guitar and Orchestra) NIGEL WESTLAKE Daphnis and Chloe, complete RAVEL John Williams, guitar London Symphony Chorus Thursday 12 November 1992 Michael Tilson Thomas Overture to Die Entführung aus dem Serail MOZART Violin Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Midori, violin Thursday 26 November 1992 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 3 SIBELIUS Luonnotar SIBELIUS Autumn Evening (Hostkvall) SIBELIUS Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Karita Mattila, soprano Sunday 29 November 1992 Sir Colin Davis Tapiola SIBELIUS Symphony No. 6 SIBELIUS Symphony No. 5 SIBELIUS Sunday 6 December 1992 Sir Colin Davis Kullervo Symphony SIBELIUS Finlandia SIBELIUS Soile Isokoski, soprano Jorma Hynninen, baritone Helsinki University Chorus Thursday 10 December 1992 Sir Colin Davis Pohjola’s Daughter SIBELIUS Violin Concerto SIBELIUS The Swan of Tuonela SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7 SIBELIUS Gidon Kremer, violin Sunday 13 December 1992 Sir Colin Davis Rakastava SIBELIUS Symphony No. 4 SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Friday 16 December 1992 Sir Georg Solti Symphony No. 8 BRUCKNER Thursday 7 January 1993 Richard Hickox Overture from The Wasps VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Symphony No. 3 ALWYN Carmina Burana ORFF Janice Watson, soprano Michael Chance, counter tenor Donald Maxwell, baritone Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Sunday 10 January 1993 Richard Hickox In the South (Alassio) ELGAR Symphony No. 5 (Hydriotaphia) ALWYN Carmina Burana ORFF Janice Watson, soprano Michael Chance, counter tenor Donald Maxwell, baritone Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Thursday 28 January 1993 Ion Marin Passacaglia WEBERN Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Bruno-Leonardo Gelber, piano Saturday 31 January 1993 Richard Hickox Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN The Light of Life ELGAR Jon Kimura Parker, piano Judith Howarth, soprano Linda Finnie, mezzo soprano Arthur Davies, tenor John Shirley-Quirk, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 11 February 1993 Kent Nagano Symphony No. 1 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Concerto for Orchestra BARTÓK Emanuel Ax, piano Wednesday 17 February 1993 Kent Nagano ‘Le train du ciel’, ‘J’attends un navire’ and ‘Youkali’ songs from Marie Galante WEILL ‘The Saga of Jenny’ from Lady in the Dark WEILL ‘Bilbao Song’ and ‘Surabaya Johnny’ from Happy End WEILL Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Ute Lemper, singer Birgit Remmert, mezzo-soprano Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Thursday 18 February 1993 Kent Nagano ‘Le train du ciel’, ‘J’attends un navire’ and ‘Youkali’ songs from Marie Galante WEILL ‘The Saga of Jenny’ from Lady in the Dark WEILL ‘Bilbao Song’ and ‘Surabaya Johnny’ from Happy End WEILL Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Ute Lemper, singer Birgit Remmert, mezzo-soprano Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Thursday 25 February 1993 Mstislav Rostropovich ‘What the wild flowers tell me’ from Symphony No. 3 (arr. Britten) MAHLER Memorial COLIN MATTHEWS Symphony No. 14 SHOSTAKOVICH Elena Prokina, soprano Mikhail Krutikov, bass Sunday 28 February 1993 Mstislav Rostropovich Simple Symphony BRITTEN Piano Concerto BRITTEN Les Illuminations BRITTEN Sinfonia da Requiem BRITTEN Barry Douglas, piano Lynda Russell, soprano Sunday 7 March 1993 Mstislav Rostropovich Suite from Gloriana BRITTEN Violin Concerto BRITTEN Serenade for tenor, horn and strings BRITTEN The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Mark Lubotsky, violin Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor Barry Tuckwell, horn Sunday 14 March 1993 Mstislav Rostropovich Peter Grimes (concert performance) BRITTEN Ben Heppner, tenor Nancy Gustafson, soprano Bryn Terfel, baritone Menai Davies, mezzo soprano Judith Howarth, soprano Claire Daniels, mezzo soprano John Dobson, tenor John Connell, bass Anne Collins, mezzo soprano Jason Howard, baritone Ryland Davies, tenor Michael Druett, baritone London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 17 March 1993 Mstislav Rostropovich Peter Grimes (concert performance) BRITTEN Ben Heppner, tenor Nancy Gustafson, soprano Bryn Terfel, baritone Menai Davies, mezzo soprano Judith Howarth, soprano Claire Daniels, mezzo soprano John Dobson, tenor John Connell, bass Anne Collins, mezzo soprano Jason Howard, baritone Ryland Davies, tenor Michael Druett, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 18 March 1993 Oliver Knussen Pas de Six from The Prince of the Pagodas BRITTEN Cello Concerto ROBERT SAXTON The Way to Castle Yonder from Higglety, Piggelty, Pop! KNUSSEN Cello Symphony BRITTEN Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 21 March 1993 Mstislav Rostropovich Richard Hickox (chamber orchestra) War Requiem BRITTEN Makvala Kasrashvili, soprano Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor Bryn Terfel, baritone Choristers of St. Paul’s Cathedral London Symphony Chorus Thursday 25 March 1993 Valery Gergiev Clarinet Sonata No. 1 (arr. for viola and orch by Berio) BRAHMS Viola Concerto BARTÓK Viola Concerto SCHNITTKE Yuri Bashmet, viola Sunday 28 March 1993 Valery Gergiev Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola MOZART Etudes in Ordinary Tones ALEXANDER TCHAIKOVSKY Viola Concerto WALTON Victor Tretykov, violin Yuri Bashmet, viola Sunday 4 April 1993 Paul Daniel The Swan of Tuonela SIBELIUS Cello Concerto ELGAR Trumpet Concerto HAYDN Symphonic Dances RACHMANINOV Moray Welsh, cello Rod Franks, trumpet Wednesday 5 May 1993 Sir Georg Solti Symphony in Three Movements STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 4, ‘Romantic’ BRUCKNER Thursday 6 May 1993 Sir Georg Solti Symphony in Three Movements STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 4, ‘Romantic’ BRUCKNER Sunday 16 May 1993 Michael Tilson Thomas Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin Thursday 20 May 1993 Michael Tilson Thomas Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Vladimir Feltsman, piano Sunday 23 May 1993 Michael Tilson Thomas Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Vladimir Feltsman, piano Sunday 6 June 1993 André Previn Symphony No. 102 HAYDN Violin Concerto KORNGOLD Also sprach Zarathustra RICHARD STRAUSS Gil Shaham, violin Thursday 10 June 1993 André Previn Son et Lumière STUCKY Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 5 VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Cheryl Studer, soprano Sunday 13 June 1993 André Previn Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART A German Requiem BRAHMS André Previn, piano Sylvia McNair, soprano Thomas Allen, baritone London Symphony Chorus Saturday 19 June 1993 Pierre Boulez Five Orchestral Pieces SCHOENBERG Piano Concerto No. 1 BARTÓK The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Daniel Barenboim, piano Sunday 20 June 1993 Pierre Boulez Five Orchestral Pieces SCHOENBERG Piano Concerto No. 1 BARTÓK The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Daniel Barenboim, piano Thursday 24 June 1993 Pierre Boulez Symphonies of Wind Instruments STRAVINSKY Jeux DEBUSSY Six Pieces WEBERN Erwartung SCHOENBERG Jessye Norman, soprano Saturday 26 June 1993 Pierre Boulez Symphonies of Wind Instruments STRAVINSKY Jeux DEBUSSY Six Pieces WEBERN Erwartung SCHOENBERG Jessye Norman, soprano Sunday 11 July 1993 Mstislav Rostropovich Coriolan, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2, ‘The Morning Star Arises’ ARTIMOV Radu Lupu, piano London Symphony Orchestra 1993 - 1994 80th Season Thursday 23 September 1993 Michael Tilson Thomas Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Shéhérazade RAVEL Symphony No. 5 NIELSEN Maria Ewing, soprano Sunday 26 September 1993 Michael Tilson Thomas Suite from A Quiet Place BERNSTEIN Arias and Bacarolles BERNSTEIN Prelude, Fugue and Riffs BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side Story BERNSTEIN Frederica von Stade, mezzo soprano Thomas Hampson, baritone Andrew Marriner, clarinet John Alley, piano Thursday 30 September 1993 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 3 KNUSSEN Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra MOZART Concerto for Three Pianos and Orchestra MOZART Romeo and Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY Katia and Marielle Labèque, pianos Michael Tilson Thomas, piano Sunday 3 October 1993 Pierre Boulez L’Ascension MESSIAEN Chronochromie MESSIAEN La Ville d’en haut MESSIAEN Poèmes pour Mi MESSIAEN Françoise Pollet, soprano John Alley, piano Thursday 7 October 1993 Ion Marin Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Grand Duo Concertante BOTTESINI Ebony Concerto STRAVINSKY La Valse RAVEL Alexander Barantschik, violin Thomas Martin, double bass Sunday 10 October 1993 Ivor Bolton Marvin Hamlisch* Ballet Suite from Le Cid MASSENET La Mort de Don Quichotte from Don Quichotte MASSENET Overture to The Journey to Rheims ROSSINI ‘Medaglie incomparabili’ from The Journey to Reims ROSSINI Anatomy of Peace MARVIN HAMLISCH* Ruggero Raimondi, bass Ben Kingsley, narrator Connor Burrowes, boy treble Choristers of St. Paul’s Cathedral Thursday 14 October 1993 Daniele Gatti Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Guiliano Carmignola, violin Andrea Lucchesini, piano Mario Brunello, cello Sunday 17 October 1993 Michael Tilson Thomas Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Concerto for Orchestra BARTÓK Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 31 October 1993 Mikhail Pletnev Symphony No. 6 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Wednesday 3 November 1993 André Previn Cello Sonata PREVIN Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Yo Yo Ma, cello Thursday 4 November 1993 André Previn Cello Sonata PREVIN Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Yo Yo Ma, cello Wednesday 10 November 1993 André Previn Violin Concerto BARBER Symphony No. 2 ELGAR Itzhak Perlman, violin Thursday 11 November 1993 André Previn Piano Concerto No. 3 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 2 ELGAR John Browning, piano Thursday 18 November 1993 Kent Nagano Messagesquisse BOULEZ Piano Concerto No. 13 MOZART Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Barry Douglas, piano Sunday 21 November 1993 Kent Nagano Eclairs sur l’Au-Delà MESSIAEN Thursday 25 November 1993 Kent Nagano Messagesquisse BOULEZ Violin Concerto No. 1 PAGANINI Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Sarah Chang, violin Saturday 4 December 1993 Sir Colin Davis The Trojans – Part 1, The Siege of Troy (concert performance) BERLIOZ Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Fiona Janes, mezzo soprano Penelope Walker, mezzo soprano Vladimir Bogachov, tenor Carlos Álvarez, baritone Alan Ewing, bass Brian Bannatyne-Scott, bass Gwynne Howell, bass Graeme Broadbent, bass John Dobson, tenor Anthony Stuart Lloyd, baritone Sunday 5 December 1993 Sir Colin Davis The Trojans – Part 2, The Trojans at Carthage (concert performance) BERLIOZ Markella Hatziano, mezzo soprano Maria Popescu, mezzo soprano Fiona Janes, mezzo soprano Vladimir Bogachov, tenor Gregory Cross, tenor Ian Bostridge, tenor Robert Lloyd, bass Alan Ewing, bass Jason Howard, tenor Roderick Earle, bass Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Carlos Álvarez, baritone Brian Bannatyne-Scott, bass Gwynne Howell, bass Anthony Stuart Lloyd, baritone London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 8 December 1993 Sir Colin Davis The Trojans – Part 1, The Siege of Troy (concert performance) BERLIOZ Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Fiona Janes, mezzo soprano Penelope Walker, mezzo soprano Vladimir Bogachov, tenor Carlos Álvarez, baritone Alan Ewing, bass Brian Bannatyne-Scott, bass Gwynne Howell, bass Graeme Broadbent, bass John Dobson, tenor Anthony Stuart Lloyd, baritone Thursday 9 December 1993 Sir Colin Davis The Trojans – Part 2, The Trojans at Carthage (concert performance) BERLIOZ Markella Hatziano, mezzo soprano Maria Popescu, mezzo soprano Fiona Janes, mezzo soprano Vladimir Bogachov, tenor Gregory Cross, tenor Ian Bostridge, tenor Robert Lloyd, bass Alan Ewing, bass Jason Howard, tenor Roderick Earle, bass Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Carlos Álvarez, baritone Brian Bannatyne-Scott, bass Gwynne Howell, bass Anthony Stuart Lloyd, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 12 December 1993 (aft) Sir Colin Davis The Trojans – Part 1, The Siege of Troy (concert performance) BERLIOZ Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Fiona Janes, mezzo soprano Penelope Walker, mezzo soprano Vladimir Bogachov, tenor Carlos Álvarez, baritone Alan Ewing, bass Brian Bannatyne-Scott, bass Gwynne Howell, bass Graeme Broadbent, bass John Dobson, tenor Anthony Stuart Lloyd, baritone Sunday 12 December 1993 (eve) Sir Colin Davis The Trojans – Part 2, The Trojans at Carthage (concert performance) BERLIOZ Markella Hatziano, mezzo soprano Maria Popescu, mezzo soprano Fiona Janes, mezzo soprano Vladimir Bogachov, tenor Gregory Cross, tenor Ian Bostridge, tenor Robert Lloyd, bass Alan Ewing, bass Jason Howard, tenor Roderick Earle, bass Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Carlos Álvarez, baritone Brian Bannatyne-Scott, bass Gwynne Howell, bass Anthony Stuart Lloyd, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 19 December 1993 Richard Hickox The Protecting Veil TAVENER The Planets HOLST Steven Isserlis, cello Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 9 January 1994 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Serenata Notturna MOZART Piano Concerto No. 27 MOZART Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Alicia de Larrocha, piano Thursday 27 January 1994 André Previn Symphony No. 96 HAYDN Cello Concerto in C major HAYDN Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Wendy Warner, cello Sunday 30 January 1994 Leopold Hager Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Trumpet Concerto HUMMEL Overture, Polka, Furiant and Circus Music from The Bartered Bride SMETANA Duett Concertino for Clarinet and Bassoon RICHARD STRAUSS Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Maurice Murphy, trumpet Andrew Marriner, clarinet Martin Gatt, bassoon Saturday 12 February 1994 André Previn Coriolan, Overture BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin Sunday 13 February 1994 André Previn Sinfonia da Requiem BRITTEN Viola Concerto WALTON Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Yuri Bashmet, viola Thursday 17 February 1994 Carlo Rizzi Neue Lambacher Symphony MOZART Piano Concerto in D major HAYDN Symphony No. 9, ‘Great’ SCHUBERT Lilya Zilberstein, piano Sunday 20 February 1994 Richard Hickox Dumbarton Oaks STRAVINSKY Violin Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV The Planets HOLST Gil Shaham, violin Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Thursday 24 February 1994 Sir Georg Solti Petrushka STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Saturday 5 March 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas La Bohème (concert performance) PUCCINI Barbara Frittoli, soprano Francisco Araiza, tenor Thomas Hampson, baritone Simone Alberghini, bass baritone Jason Howard, baritone Richard Van Allan, bass Simon Bainbridge, tenor Nancy Gustafson, soprano Alan Ewing, bass Dennis Bowen, bass Robin Osterley, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 6 March 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas La Bohème (concert performance) PUCCINI Barbara Frittoli, soprano Francisco Araiza, tenor Thomas Hampson, baritone Simone Alberghini, bass baritone Jason Howard, baritone Richard Van Allan, bass Simon Bainbridge, tenor Nancy Gustafson, soprano Alan Ewing, bass Dennis Bowen, bass Robin Osterley, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 8 March 1994 Richard Hickox Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Horn Concerto No. 1 RICHARD STRAUSS Clarinet Concerto MOZART Symphony No. 2 ARNOLD Hugh Seenan, horn Andrew Marriner, clarinet Monday 14 March 1994 Sir Colin Davis Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Phaedra BRITTEN Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Closing Scene from Capriccio RICHARD STRAUSS Jessye Norman, soprano Thursday 17 March 1994 Sir Colin Davis Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Phaedra BRITTEN Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Closing Scene from Capriccio RICHARD STRAUSS Jessye Norman, soprano Monday 21 March 1994 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 102 HAYDN ‘Berenice che Fai?’, Scena di Berenice HAYDN The Death of Ophelia from Tristia BERLIOZ Sara La Baigneuse BERLIOZ La Mort de Cléopâtre BERLIOZ Jessye Norman, soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 24 March 1994 Sir Colin Davis Morgana FRANCIS BURT Piano Concerto No. 23 MOZART Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Radu Lupu, piano Sunday 27 March 1994 Sir Colin Davis Rakastava SIBELIUS Symphony No. 4 SIBELIUS Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Radu Lupu, piano Sunday 17 April 1994 Mikhail Pletnev Rondo in D major MOZART Piano Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Mikhail Pletnev, piano Sunday 24 April 1994 Sir Colin Davis Overture, Scherzo and Finale SCHUMANN Piano Concerto SCHUMANN En Saga SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7 SIBELIUS Imogen Cooper, piano Sunday 8 May 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Overture to The Thieving Magpie ROSSINI Adagio for Strings BARBER Violin Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Maxim Vengerov, violin Sunday 15 May 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Thursday 26 May 1994 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Maxim Vengerov, violin Sunday 5 June 1994 Kent Nagano Menuet Antique RAVEL Violin Concerto BERG The Firebird, Ballet (complete) STRAVINSKY Viktoria Mullova, violin Thursday 9 June 1994 Kent Nagano These exalted birds JAMES A. ELLIS Overture to Don Giovanni MOZART Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra MOZART Petrushka STRAVINSKY Viktoria Mullova, violin Yuri Bashmet, viola Sunday 12 June 1994 Kent Nagano Rapsodie espagnole RAVEL Harold in Italy BERLIOZ The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Yuri Bashmet, viola Thursday 23 June 1994 Kent Nagano La Valse RAVEL Violin Concerto ADAMS Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Gidon Kremer, violin Thursday 30 June 1994 Mariss Jansons Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 BRUCKNER Alfred Brendel, piano Sunday 3 July 1994 Mariss Jansons Music for Strings, Percussion and Celeste BARTÓK Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Kyung-Wha Chung, violin Tuesday 5 July 1994 Mariss Jansons Violin Concerto BRAHMS Overture to Rienzi WAGNER Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde WAGNER Prelude to Act 3 of Lohengrin WAGNER Funeral Music from Götterdämmerung WAGNER The Ride of the Valkyries WAGNER Midori, violin London Symphony Orchestra 1994 - 1995 81st Season Wednesday 21 September 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Britannia MacMILLAN From the Diary of Ann Frank TILSON THOMAS Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Debra Winger, narrator Thursday 22 September 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Britannia MacMILLAN From the Diary of Ann Frank TILSON THOMAS Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Debra Winger, narrator Sunday 25 September 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Flourish with Fireworks KNUSSEN Die Nachtigall KRENEK Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Sarah Leonard, soprano Nina Stemme, soprano Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 27 September 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Flourish with Fireworks KNUSSEN Die Nachtigall KRENEK Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Sarah Leonard, soprano Nina Stemme, soprano Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto London Symphony Chorus Thursday 29 September 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Mstislav Rostropovich* Sir Colin Davis# Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Rococo Variations TCHAIKOVSKY Gloria from A Life for the Tsar GLINKA* Symphony No. 72 HAYDN# Carmen Fantasy SARASATE# The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sarah Chang, violin Wednesday 5 October 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Four Songs, Op. 17 BRAHMS Jubilation BENJAMIN Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto Karen Vaughan, harp Timothy Jones, horn William Haskins, horn London Symphony Chorus Thursday 6 October 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Four Songs, Op. 17 BRAHMS Jubilation BENJAMIN Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto Karen Vaughan, harp Timothy Jones, horn William Haskins, horn London Symphony Chorus Sunday 9 October 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Stephen Westrop* The Myrrh-Bearer TAVENER* On the River and The Shepherd on the Rock SCHUBERT The Viola in my Life IV FELDMAN Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Renée Fleming, soprano Yuri Bashmet, viola London Symphony Chorus Monday 10 October 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Stephen Westrop* The Myrrh-Bearer TAVENER* On the River and The Shepherd on the Rock SCHUBERT The Viola in my Life IV FELDMAN Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Renée Fleming, soprano Yuri Bashmet, viola London Symphony Chorus Thursday 13 October 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Italian Serenade WOLF Three Movements REICH Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Thursday 20 October 1994 Michael Tilson Thomas Italian Serenade WOLF Three Movements REICH Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Tuesday 25 October 1994 Sir Georg Solti Violin Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Itzhak Perlman, violin Wednesday 2 November 1994 Mstislav Rostropovich King Lear, Overture BALAKIREV Suite from Hamlet SHOSTAKOVICH Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet (with readings) PROKOFIEV Michael Feast, narrator Thursday 3 November 1994 Mstislav Rostropovich King Lear, Overture BALAKIREV Suite from Hamlet SHOSTAKOVICH Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet (with readings) PROKOFIEV Michael Feast, narrator Tuesday 8 November 1994 Seiji Ozawa Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN ‘Sotto voce concerto’ for cello and orchestra SHCHEDRIN Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Wednesday 9 November 1994 Seiji Ozawa Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN ‘Sotto voce concerto’ for cello and orchestra SHCHEDRIN Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 13 November 1994 Mstislav Rostropovich Yuri Bashmet* Symphony No. 6 SCHNITTKE Canon for violin and strings (arr. Schnittke) BERG Concerto for Three SCHNITTKE Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Yuri Bashmet, viola Gidon Kremer, violin Tuesday 15 November 1994 Mstislav Rostropovich Yuri Bashmet* Symphony No. 6 SCHNITTKE Canon for violin and strings (arr. Schnittke) BERG Concerto for Three SCHNITTKE Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Yuri Bashmet, viola Gidon Kremer, violin Friday 25 November 1994 Sir Colin Davis Idomeneo (concert performance) MOZART Francisco Araiza, tenor Susanne Mentzer, mezzo soprano Nancy Gustafson, soprano Maria Bayo, soprano John Dobson, tenor Robert Tear, tenor Michael Druiett, baritone Susan Gritton, soprano Ruby Philogene, mezzo soprano Ian Bostridge, tenor Ashley Thorburn, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 27 November 1994 Sir Colin Davis Idomeneo (concert performance) MOZART Francisco Araiza, tenor Susanne Mentzer, mezzo soprano Nancy Gustafson, soprano Maria Bayo, soprano John Dobson, tenor Robert Tear, tenor Michael Druiett, baritone Susan Gritton, soprano Ruby Philogene, mezzo soprano Ian Bostridge, tenor Ashley Thorburn, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 4 December 1994 Richard Hickox Symphony No. 5 ARNOLD Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV The Black Knight ELGAR Lars Vogt, piano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 8 December 1994 Sir Colin Davis Danses concertantes STRAVINSKY Piano Concerto No. 18 MOZART Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Radu Lupu, piano Sunday 11 December 1994 Sir Colin Davis The Dream of Gerontius ELGAR Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano Thomas Moser, tenor Anthony Michaels-Moore, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 15 December 1994 Sir Colin Davis The Dream of Gerontius ELGAR Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano Thomas Moser, tenor Anthony Michaels-Moore, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 12 January 1995 Iván Fischer Legend No. 10 DVOŘÁK Slavonic Dances Op. 72 Nos. 1 and 2 DVOŘÁK Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Truls Mørk, cello Sunday 22 January 1995 Pierre Boulez Song of the Nightingale STRAVINSKY Notations I – IV BOULEZ Six Pieces WEBERN Piano Concerto No. 1 BARTÓK Daniel Barenboim, piano Tuesday 24 January 1995 Pierre Boulez Livre pour cordes BOULEZ Seven Early Songs BERG Altenberg Lieder BERG The Miraculous Mandarin BARTÓK Jessye Norman, soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 26 January 1995 Pierre Boulez Livre pour cordes BOULEZ Seven Early Songs BERG Altenberg Lieder BERG The Miraculous Mandarin BARTÓK Jessye Norman, soprano London Symphony Chorus Sunday 29 January 1995 Pierre Boulez Three Nocturnes DEBUSSY Piano Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK Le Visage nuptial BOULEZ Maurizio Pollini, piano Françoise Pollet, soprano Lucy Shelton, soprano London Voices Sunday 5 February 1995 Sir Colin Davis Concerto for Two Pianos and orchestra MOZART A Child of our Time TIPPETT Katia and Marielle Labèque, pianos Deborah Riedel, soprano Florence Quivar, contralto Laurence Dale, tenor Siegmund Nimsgern, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 12 February 1995 Sir Colin Davis Triple Concerto TIPPETT Symphony No. 1 ELGAR Alexander Barantschik, violin Edward vanderspar, violin Moray Welsh, cello Thursday 16 February 1995 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3 TIPPETT Stephen Kovacevich, piano Faye Robinson, soprano Sunday 19 February 1995 Sir Colin Davis Ritual Dances from The Midsummer Marriage TIPPETT Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL The Rose Lake TIPPETT La Mer DEBUSSY Gerhard Oppitz, piano Thursday 23 February 1995 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 7 SIBELIUS Symphony No. 4 TIPPETT Midori, violin Sunday 26 February 1995 Sir Colin Davis The Mask of Time TIPPETT Faye Robinson, piano Maria Popescu, mezzo soprano Thomas Randle, tenor Stephen Richardson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 2 March 1995 Pierre Boulez Figures, Doubles, Prismes BOULEZ Le Tombeau de Couperin RAVEL Violin Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK Kyung-Wha Chung, violin Sunday 5 March 1995 Pierre Boulez Mother Goose Suite RAVEL Chronochromie MESSIAEN Messagesquisse BOULEZ Petrushka (1911) STRAVINSKY Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Wednesday 8 March 1995 Pierre Boulez Improvisation III from Pli Selon Pli BOULEZ Violin Concerto BERG The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Laura Aikin, soprano Thursday 9 March 1995 Pierre Boulez Improvisation III from Pli Selon Pli BOULEZ Violin Concerto BERG The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Laura Aikin, soprano Sunday 19 March 1995 Daniele Gatti M50 COLIN MATTHEWS Overture to The Mastersingers WAGNER Nobilissima Visione, Suite HINDEMITH Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Wednesday 22 March 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas Concerto Groso No. 5 SCHNITTKE Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Gidon Kremer, violin Vadim Sakharov, violin Sunday 26 March 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas Opening from Pastorales Vorspiel ROTT Scherzo from Symphony in E major ROTT Das Lied von der Erde MAHLER Ben Heppner, tenor Thomas Hampson, baritone Wednesday 29 March 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas Daniel Harding* Drei Fantasiestücke SCHUMANN Eclat BOULEZ* Symphony No. 7 MAHLER Hamish Milne, piano Andrew Marriner, clarinet Sunday 2 April 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas Ceremonial TAKEMITSU Konzertstück in F minor WEBER Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Kô Ishikawa, shô Moura Lympany, piano Sunday 9 April 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 8, ‘Symphony of a Thousand’ MAHLER Alessandra Marc, soprano Nancy Gustafson, soprano Lynda Russell, soprano Katarina Dalayman, soprano Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto Thomas Moser, tenor Anthony Michaels-Moore, baritone Peter Rose, bass Southend Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Friday 5 May 1995 Sir Simon Rattle Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Excerpts from Porgy and Bess GERSHWIN Jean Rigby, soprano Faye Robinson, soprano Cynthia Clarey, mezzo soprano Wills Morgan, tenor Daniel Washington, baritone Willard White, bass London Symphony Chorus Friday 12 May 1995 Sir Colin Davis Leon Kirchner* The Rose Lake TIPPETT Music for Cello and Orchestra KIRCHNER* Cello Concerto ELGAR Yo-Yo Ma, cello Thursday 8 June 1995 André Previn Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Violin Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Symphonia Domestica RICHARD STRAUSS Gil Shaham, violin Thursday 15 June 1995 André Previn Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART ‘Un moto di gioia’, arietta MOZART ‘Ah! Perfido’, concert aria BEETHOVEN Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Cheryl Studer, soprano Tim Hugh, cello Sunday 18 June 1995 André Previn Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS An Alpine Symphony RICHARD STRAUSS Cheryl Studer, soprano Thursday 29 June 1995 Daniele Gatti Divertimento No. 3 in F major MOZART Sinfonia Concertante for Wind Instruments MOZART Concerto for Orchestra BARTÓK Roy Carter, oboe Andrew Marriner, clarinet Martin Gatt, bassoon Tim Jones, horn Sunday 9 July 1995 Richard Hickox Requiem Mass VERDI Michèle Crider, soprano Markella Hatziano, mezzo soprano Gabriel Sadé, tenor Robert Lloyd, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 13 July 1995 Richard Hickox Requiem Mass VERDI Michèle Crider, soprano Markella Hatziano, mezzo soprano Gabriel Sadé, tenor Robert Lloyd, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 16 July 1995 Yuri Ahronovitch A Quiet City COPLAND Horn Concerto No. 4 MOZART Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Barry Tuckwell, horn Sunday 23 July 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 2, ‘The Age of Anxiety’ BERNSTEIN Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Halil BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side Story BERNSTEIN Robin Sutherland, piano Connor Burrowes, treble Paula Robison, flute London Symphony Chorus London Symphony Orchestra 1995 - 1996 82nd Season Wednesday 20 September 1995 André Previn Spring Music MAW Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Daphnis and Chloe (complete) RAVEL Sarah Chang, violin Thursday 21 September 1995 André Previn Spring Music MAW Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Daphnis and Chloe (complete) RAVEL Sarah Chang, violin Sunday 24 September 1995 Kent Nagano Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Symphony No. 3, ‘Scottish’ MENDELSSOHN Barry Douglas, piano Thursday 28 September 1995 Kent Nagano Concerto à quatre MESSIAEN Symphonie fantastique BERLIOZ Yvonne Loriod, piano Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Roy Carter, oboe Tim Hugh, cello Sunday 1 October 1995 Luciano Berio Ritirata Notturna di Madrid (arr. of Boccherini) BERIO Rendering (arr. of Schubert) BERIO Serenata per un Satellite MADERNA Piano Concerto No. 2, ‘Echoing Curves’ BERIO Andrea Lucchesini, piano Thursday 5 October 1995 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Suite Espagnola (arr. de Burgos) ALBENIZ Nights in the Gardens of Spain FALLA Suites Nos. 1 and 2 from The Three Cornered Hat FALLA Alicia de Larrocha, piano Sunday 8 October 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas The Unanswered Question IVES A Survivor from Warsaw SCHOENBERG Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Robert Tear, narrator Michèle Crider, soprano Maria Popescu, contralto Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor Peter Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 10 October 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas The Unanswered Question IVES A Survivor from Warsaw SCHOENBERG Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Robert Tear, narrator Michèle Crider, soprano Maria Popescu, contralto Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor Peter Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 12 October 1995 Michael Tilson Thomas The Unanswered Question IVES A Survivor from Warsaw SCHOENBERG Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Robert Tear, narrator Michèle Crider, soprano Maria Popescu, contralto Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor Peter Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 15 October 1995 Richard Hickox Dumbarton Oaks STRAVINSKY Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN The Three Kings MAXWELL DAVIES Thomas Zehetmair, violin Steven Isserlis, cello Olli Mustonen, piano Ingrid Attrot, soprano Pamela Helen Stephen, mezzo soprano Nigel Robson, tenor Stephen Roberts, baritone London Symphony Chorus Saturday 21 October 1995 Sir Colin Davis Romeo and Juliet (complete) BERLIOZ Luciana D’Intino, soprano Laurence Dale, tenor Miguel Angel Zapater, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 22 October 1995 Sir Colin Davis Romeo and Juliet (complete) BERLIOZ Luciana D’Intino, soprano Laurence Dale, tenor Miguel Angel Zapater, bass London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 25 October 1995 Sir Colin Davis Ritual Dances from A Midsummer Marriage TIPPETT Piano Concerto No. 27 MOZART Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Alfred Brendel, piano Thursday 26 October 1995 Sir Colin Davis Scena di Berenice – ‘Berenice che Fai? HAYDN Piano Concerto No. 27 MOZART Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK ???, soprano Thursday 2 November 1995 Jiří Bělohlávek Má vlast (complete) SMETANA Wednesday 8 November 1995 André Previn Symphony for Classical Orchestra SHAPIRO Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 9 November 1995 André Previn Symphony for Classical Orchestra SHAPIRO Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Wednesday 22 November 1995 Mstislav Rostropovich Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Helen Huang, piano Thursday 23 November 1995 Mstislav Rostropovich Suite No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Rococo Variations TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Han Na Chang, cello Sunday 26 November 1995 Sir Georg Solti Dance Suite BARTÓK Violin Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta BARTÓK Kyung-Wha Chung, violin Thursday 30 November 1995 Sir Georg Solti Piano Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK Bluebeard’s Castle BARTÓK András Schiff, piano Julia Varady, soprano Laszlo Polgar, bass Sandor Elès, narrator Sunday 10 December 1995 Sir Colin Davis A Midsummer Night’s Dream (concert performance) BRITTEN Brian Azawa, counter tenor Elizabeth Futral, soprano Carl Ferguson, actor Brian Bannatyne Scott, bass Hilary Summers, contralto John Mark Ainsley, tenor Paul Whelan, baritone Ruby Philogene, mezzo soprano Janice Watson, soprano Robert Lloyd, bass Gwynne Howell, bass Ian Bostridge, tenor Stephen Richardson, bass baritone Mark Tucker, tenor Neal Davies, bass David Newman, soprano New London Children’s Choir Tuesday 16 January 1996 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto No. 3 MOZART Symphony No. 9 BRUCKNER Midori, violin Wednesday 24 January 1996 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 18 MOZART Symphony No. 6 BRUCKNER Mitsuko Uchida, piano Sunday 11 February 1996 Myung-Whun Chung Symphony No. 6 DVOŘÁK Glagolitic Mass JANACEK Andrea Dankova, soprano Anne-Marie Owens, mezzo soprano Sergei Larin, tenor Stephen Richardson, bass Catherine Edwards, organ London Symphony Chorus Thursday 15 February 1996 Myung-Whun Chung Prelude and Gopak from Sorochintsky Fair MUSSORGSKY Symphony No. 6 SHOSTAKOVICH Pictures from an Exhibition (arr. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY Sunday 18 February 1996 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 39 MOZART Symphony No. 5 BRUCKNER Wednesday 21 February 1996 Sir Colin Davis Overture to La Clemenza di Tito MOZART Violin Concerto No. 5 MOZART Symphony No. 0 BRUCKNER Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 22 February 1996 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto No. 5 MOZART Symphony No. 5 BRUCKNER Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 29 February 1996 Sir Colin Davis Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola MOZART Symphony No. 7 BRUCKNER Dmitri Vassiliev, violin Yuri Bashmet, viola Wednesday 6 March 1996 David Robertson Clapping Music REICH Eight Lines REICH Sextet REICH Tehillim REICH Sarah Eyden, soprano Micaela Haslam, soprano Rachel Weston, soprano Heather Cairncross, alto Neil Percy, clapper SteveReich, clapper and sound desk Ian Dearden, sound desk Wednesday 13 March 1996 Sir Georg Solti Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Piano Concerto No. 20 MOZART Symphony No. 4, ‘Romantic’ BRUCKNER Murray Perahia, piano Thursday 14 March 1996 Sir Georg Solti Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Piano Concerto No. 20 MOZART Symphony No. 4, ‘Romantic’ BRUCKNER Murray Perahia, piano Sunday 17 March 1996 Daniele Gatti Adagio and Fugue, K546 MOZART Flute and Harp Concerto MOZART Symphony No. 1 BRUCKNER Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Bryn Lewis, harp Wednesday 27 March 1996 Christoph Eschenbach Carnival Overture DVOŘÁK Double Concerto BRAHMS Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Ralph Kirshbaum, cello Pinchas Zukerman, violin Thursday 28 March 1996 Daniele Gatti Symphony No. 40 MOZART Symphony No. 3 BRUCKNER Sunday 31 March 1996 Christoph Eschenbach Piano Concerto No. 23 MOZART Symphony No. 2 BRUCKNER Christoph Eschenbach, piano Tuesday 16 April 1996 Michael Tilson Thomas Concerto No. 3 for Orchestra HOLLOWAY Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Barry Douglas, piano Thursday 18 April 1996 Michael Tilson Thomas Circus Polka STRAVINSKY Ode STRAVINSKY Variations in Memoriam Aldous Huxley STRAVINSKY Agon STRAVINSKY Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL La Valse RAVEL Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Sunday 21 April 1996 Michael Tilson Thomas Concertino STRAVINSKY Scherzo à la Russe STRAVINSKY Scènes de Ballet STRAVINSKY Symphony of Psalms STRAVINSKY Piano Concerto for the Left Hand RAVEL Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano London Symphony Chorus Sunday 28 April 1996 Richard Hickox Tam O’Shanter, Overture ARNOLD Four English Dances (Set 1) ARNOLD Fantasy on a Theme of John Field ARNOLD The Sound Barrier, Film Suite ARNOLD Symphony No. 5 ARNOLD John Lill, piano Thursday 2 May 1996 Daniel Harding Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge BRITTEN Concerto Antico JONATHAN HARVEY To the Edge of Dream TAKEMITSU Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin BARTÓK John Williams, guitar Sunday 12 May 1996 Mstislav Rostropovich Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 6 PROKOFIEV Maxim Vengerov, violin Tuesday 14 May 1996 Mstislav Rostropovich Partita for Orchestra RODNEY BENNETT Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings BRITTEN Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Ian Bostridge, tenor Hugh Seenan, horn Thursday 6 June 1996 André Previn Tommaso Placidi* Machines and Dreams MATTHEWS* Rhapsody in Blue GERSHWIN Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK André Previn, piano Tuesday 11 June 1996 André Previn Spring Music MAW Violin Concerto No. 3 MOZART Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Gil Shaham, violin Thursday 13 June 1996 André Previn Symphony No. 104, ‘London’ HAYDN ‘Dove sono’ and ‘Porgi amor’ from The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Death and Transfiguration RICHARD STRAUSS Closing Scene from Capriccio RICHARD STRAUSS Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano Sunday 7 July 1996 Kent Nagano String Symphony No. 10 in B minor MENDELSSOHN Fantasma/Cantos II TAKEMITSU Also sprach Zarathustra RICHARD STRAUSS Ian Bousfield, trombone Thursday 11 July 1996 Kent Nagano The World’s Ransoming MacMILLAN Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Christine Pendrill, cor anglais Sunday 14 July 1996 Kent Nagano The Damnation of Faust BERLIOZ Susan Graham, mezzo soprano Giuseppe Sabbatini, tenor Natale De Carolis, baritone Anthony Stuart Lloyd, bass London Symphony Chorus New London Children’s Choir London Symphony Orchestra 1996 - 1997 83rd Season Tuesday 17 September 1996 Colin Davis En Saga SIBELIUS Cello Concerto No. 2 COLIN MATTHEWS Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Thursday 19 September 1996 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’ SHOSTAKOVICH Maxim Vengerov, violin Sunday 22 September 1996 Mstislav Rostropovich The Meeting of the Volga and the Don PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Maxim Vengerov, violin Sunday 29 September 1996 Richard Hickox The Canterbury Pilgrims DYSON Yvonne Kenny, soprano Robert Tear, tenor Stephen Roberts, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 3 October 1996 Sir Colin Davis En Saga SIBELIUS Cello Concerto JAMES MacMILLAN Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 6 October 1996 Kent Nagano Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Barbara Hendricks, soprano Wednesday 9 October 1996 Kent Nagano Harold in Italy BERLIOZ Petrushka (1947) STRAVINSKY Yuri Bashmet, viola Sunday 20 October 1996 Mikhail Pletnev Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Mass in C minor, K427 MOZART Alexandrina Pendatchanska, soprano Barbara Frittoli, soprano Gwyn Hughes Jones, tenor Brian Bannatyne-Scott, bass London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 30 October 1996 Riccardo Chailly Sinfonia da Requiem BRITTEN Symphony No. 10 MAHLER Thursday 31 October 1996 Riccardo Chailly Verklärte Nacht SCHOENBERG Act 1 of Die Walküre WAGNER Katarina Dalayman, soprano Wolfgang Schmidt, tenor Gudjon Oskarsson, bass Sunday 3 November 1996 Myung-Whun Chung Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Sunday 24 November 1996 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Kullervo Symphony SIBELIUS Radu Lupu, piano Hillevi Martinpelto, soprano Karl-Magnus Fredriksson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 28 November 1996 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Kullervo Symphony SIBELIUS Radu Lupu, piano Hillevi Martinpelto, soprano Karl-Magnus Fredriksson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 10 December 1996 Sir Colin Davis The World’s Ransoming MacMILLAN Cello Concerto SCHUMANN Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Christine Pendrill, cor anglais Steven Isserlis, cello Wednesday 11 December 1996 Sir Colin Davis The World’s Ransoming MacMILLAN Cello Concerto SCHUMANN Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Christine Pendrill, cor anglais Steven Isserlis, cello Sunday 15 December 1996 Sir Colin Davis Requiem VERDI Georgina Lukacs, soprano Markella Hatziano, mezzo soprano Stuart Neill, tenor Gudjon Oskarsson, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 19 December 1996 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Overture to The Italian Girl in Algiers ROSSINI Piano Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Horacio Gutierrez, piano Thursday 9 January 1997 Antonio Pappano Overture to The Bartered Bride SMETANA Violin Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Maxim Vengerov, violin Thursday 16 January 1997 Tommaso Placidi The Creatures Indoors STEPHEN MONTAGUE Oboe Concerto MOZART Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Suite from The Firebird STRAVINSKY Roy Carter, oboe Benjamin Luxon, narrator Wednesday 29 January 1997 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 3 BRAHMS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 30 January 1997 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 3 BRAHMS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 2 February 1997 Sir Colin Davis Academic Festival Overture BRAHMS Gesang der Pärzen BRAHMS Alto Rhapsody BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 2 BRAHMS Sara Mingardo, contralto Gerhard Oppitz, piano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 6 February 1997 Sir Colin Davis Variations on a theme of Haydn BRAHMS Double Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Alexander Barantschik, violin Moray Welsh, cello Sunday 9 February 1997 Sir Colin Davis Tragic Overture BRAHMS Nänie BRAHMS Schicksalslied BRAHMS Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS London Symphony Chorus Thursday 13 February 1997 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Gerhard Oppitz, piano Sunday 16 February 1997 Sir Colin Davis Variations on a Theme by Haydn BRAHMS A German Requiem BRAHMS Elizabeth Futral, soprano Peter Mattei, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 20 February 1997 Michael Tilson Thomas Three Nocturnes DEBUSSY Rhapsodie for Clarinet DEBUSSY Rhapsodie for Saxophone DEBUSSY Berceuse héroïque DEBUSSY Trois Ballades de François Villon DEBUSSY La Mer DEBUSSY Andrew Marriner, clarinet John Harle, saxophone Peter Mattei, baritone Tallis Chamber Choir Sunday 23 February 1997 Michael Tilson Thomas Jeux DEBUSSY Le Martyre de Saint Sébastien DEBUSSY Paula Aimerares, soprano Jacqueline Miura, mezzo soprano Anna Larson, contralto Leslie Caron, narrator London Symphony Chorus Thursday 27 February 1997 Michael Tilson Thomas ‘Fanfare’ and ‘Le sommeil de Lear’ from King Lear DEBUSSY Danse sacrée et danse profane DEBUSSY La boîte à joujoux DEBUSSY Trois Images DEBUSSY Lucy Wakeford, harp Saturday 8 March 1997 Mstislav Rostropovich Slava! Overture SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 1, ‘Classical’ PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Thursday 11 March 1997 Mstislav Rostropovich Prologue and Fantasia WALTON Novelette SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 6 SCHNITTKE Thursday 13 March 1997 Zubin Mehta Overture to Rienzi WAGNER Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 16 March 1997 Zubin Mehta Symphony in Three Movements STRAVINSKY Schelomo BLOCH Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Monday 17 March 1997 Zubin Mehta Satyagraha NARESH SOHAL Sitar Concerto No. 1 RAVI SHANKAR Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Ravi Shankar, sitar Tuesday 25 March 1997 Seiji Ozawa Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Cello Concerto SCHUMANN Sinfonia concertante PROKOFIEV Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Sunday 13 April 1997 David Robertson Taras Bulba JANACEK Trumpet Concerto HAYDN Symphony No. 6 DVOŘÁK Maurice Murphy, trumpet Sunday 20 April 1997 Richard Hickox The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Piano Concerto BRITTEN Five Tudor Portraits VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Barry Douglas, piano Jean Rigby, mezzo soprano John Shirley-Quirk, baritone London Symphony Chorus Saturday 26 April 1997 Sir Georg Solti Excerpts from Das Knaben Wunderhorn MAHLER Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Charlotte Hellekant, mezzo soprano Tuesday 6 May 1997 Sir Colin Davis Do Not Disturb PIERS HELLAWELL Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Finchley Children’s Music Group Wednesday 7 May 1997 Sir Colin Davis Do Not Disturb PIERS HELLAWELL Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Finchley Children’s Music Group Wednesday 21 May 1997 Sir Colin Davis Do Not Disturb PIERS HELLAWELL Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Alfred Brendel, piano Finchley Children’s Music Group Thursday 22 May 1997 Sir Colin Davis Do Not Disturb PIERS HELLAWELL Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Alfred Brendel, piano Finchley Children’s Music Group Thursday 29 May 1997 Christian Thielemann Metamorphosen RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Sunday 1 June 1997 André Previn Mother Goose, ballet RAVEL Tzigane RAVEL Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Eunice Lee, violin Thursday 5 June 1997 André Previn Valses nobles et sentimentales RAVEL La Valse RAVEL L’enfant et les sortilèges RAVEL Pamela Helen Stephen, mezzo soprano Anne-Marie Owens, mezzo soprano Elizabeth Futral, soprano Juanita Lascarro, soprano Robert Lloyd, bass David Wilson-Johnson, baritone Mark Tucker, tenor Rinat Shaham, mezzo soprano Mary Plazas, soprano Jacqueline Miura, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 12 June 1997 André Previn Le tombeau de Couperin RAVEL Rapsodie espagnole RAVEL L’Heure Espagnole RAVEL Frederica von Stade, mezzo soprano John Mark Ainsley, tenor Georges Gautier, tenor Kurt Ollmann, baritone David Wilson-Johnson, bass Tuesday 17 June 1997 John Eliot Gardiner Symphonie Fantastique BERLIOZ The Firebird, Ballet (complete) STRAVINSKY Sunday 22 June 1997 John Eliot Gardiner The Rake’s Progress (concert performance) STRAVINSKY Ian Bostridge, tenor Bryn Terfel, baritone Martin Robson, bass Deborah York, soprano Anne Howells, mezzo soprano Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano Peter Bronder, tenor Julian Clarkson, bass Monteverdi Choir Tuesday 8 July 1997 Kent Nagano A White House Cantata BERNSTEIN Matthew Long, boy soprano Dietrich Henschel, baritone Thomas Young, tenor Nancy Gustafson, soprano Jacqueline Miura, mezzo soprano Neil Jenkins, tenor Blair Wilson, baritone Keel Watson, bass London Voices London Symphony Orchestra 1997 - 1998 84th Season Tuesday 23 September 1997 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 WALTON Midori, violin Wednesday 24 September 1997 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 WALTON Midori, violin Sunday 28 September 1997 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 1 ‘Vigil’ MACMILLAN Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Maxim Vengerov violin Thursday 2 October 1997 Richard Hickox Overture to The Wasps VAUGHAN WILLIAMS A Cotswold Romance (adapted from Hugh the Drover) VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Symphony No. 2, ‘London’ VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Rosa Mannion, soprano Thomas Randle, tenor Matthew Brook, baritone London Philharmonic Chorus Thursday 9 October 1997 Mark Wigglesworth Requiem (poem by Anna Akhmatova read before the symphony) Symphony No. 7 ‘Leningrad’ SHOSTAKOVICH Fiona Shaw, actor Sunday 12 October 1997 André Previn Violin Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 3 RACHMANINOV Kyung Wha Chung, violin Saturday 18 October 1997 André Previn Eine kleine Nachtmusik MOZART Symphony No. 40 MOZART String Quartet Op. 131 (arranged for string orchestra) BEETHOVEN Thursday 23 October 1997 André Previn Viola Concerto WALTON Cello Concerto WALTON Violin Concerto WALTON Alexander Barantschik, violin Paul Silverthorne, viola Tim Hugh, cello Sunday 26 October 1997 Richard Hickox Extracts from The Poisoned Kiss VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Symphony No. 5 VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Janice Watson, soprano Neal Davies, bass Felicity Palmer, contralto Thomas Randle, tenor Pamela Helen Stephen, mezzo soprano Roderick Williams, baritone John Graham-Hall, tenor Richard Suart, baritone Stephen Richardson, bass Gail Pearson, soprano Helen Williams, soprano Claire Bradshaw, contralto London Symphony Chorus Thursday 30 October 1997 Michael Tilson Thomas Roman Carnival, Overture BERLIOZ Les nuits d’été BERLIOZ Piano Quartet No. 1 (orch. Schoenberg) BRAHMS Jessye Norman, soprano Sunday 2 November 1997 Michael Tilson Thomas Roman Carnival, Overture BERLIOZ Les nuits d’été BERLIOZ Piano Quartet No. 1 (orch. Schoenberg) BRAHMS Jessye Norman, soprano Thursday 6 November 1997 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 7 MAHLER Sunday 16 November 1997 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Thursday 20 November 1997 Sir Colin Davis The Oceanides SIBELIUS Symphony No. 3 SIBELIUS Symphony No. 4 SIBELIUS Sunday 23 November 1997 Sir Colin Davis Four Lemminkaïnen Legends SIBELIUS Five Orchestral Songs (Black Roses, Sigh, rushes, sigh, The First Kiss, Was it a dream?, The girl returned from meeting her lover) SIBELIUS Symphony No. 5 SIBELIUS Katarina Dalayman, soprano Wednesday 26 November 1997 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 6 SIBELIUS Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7 SIBELIUS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 27 November 1997 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 6 SIBELIUS Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7 SIBELIUS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 30 November 1997 Sir Colin Davis Night Ride and Sunrise SIBELIUS Kullervo Symphony SIBELIUS Katarina Dalayman, soprano Peter Mattei, baritone Helsinki University Choir Thursday 18 December 1997 Tadaaki Otaka Piano Concerto No. 3 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Friday 19 December 1997 Tadaaki Otaka Piano Concerto No. 3 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Sunday 11 January 1998 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 86 HAYDN Symphony No. 7 BRUCKNER Wednesday 14 January 1998 Bernard Haitink Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen MAHLER Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano Thursday 15 January 1998 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 86 HAYDN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Wednesday 21 January 1998 Elgar Howarth Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Trombone Concerto GORDON JACOB Night Journeys PHILIP CASHIAN The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Janice Graham, violin Ian Bousfield, trombone Neil Percy, percussion Simon Carrington, timpani Sunday 25 January 1998 Kent Nagano Nixon in China (concert performance) JOHN ADAMS David Wilson-Johnson, baritone Dietrich Henschel, baritone Stephen Richardson, bass Teresa Shaw, mezzo soprano Deborah Miles-Johnson, mezzo soprano Jennifer Higgins, mezzo soprano Carl Tanner, tenor Wendy Hill, soprano Judith Howarth, soprano London Voices Wednesday 28 January 1998 Sir Colin Davis Secret Garden MICHAEL BERKELEY Sinfonia concertante for wind instruments MOZART Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Roy Carter, oboe Andrew Marriner, clarinet Rachel Gough, bassoon Tim Jones, horn Sunday 15 February 1998 Sir Colin Davis The Rose Lake TIPPETT Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Maxim Vengerov, violin Thursday 19 February 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 2, ‘October’ SHOSTAKOVICH Suite from The Nose SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Kenneth Tarver, tenor Egils Silins, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 22 February 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Suite from New Babylon SHOSTAKOVICH Suite from The Golden Age SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 3, ‘May Day’ SHOSTAKOVICH London Symphony Chorus Thursday 26 February 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Five Fragments SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 4 SHOSTAKOVICH Mikhail Rudy, piano Rod Franks, trumpet Sunday 1 March 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Excerpts from Jazz Suite No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 6 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Wednesday 4 March 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Incidental Music from King Lear SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 7, ‘Leningrad’ SHOSTAKOVICH Thursday 12 March 1998 Pierre Boulez Valses nobles et sentimentales RAVEL Three Occasions for Orchestra ELLIOTT CARTER Violin Concerto STRAVINSKY Scythian Suite PROKOFIEV Maxim Vengerov, violin Sunday 22 March 1998 Pierre Boulez Four Orchestral Pieces BARTÓK Piano Concerto SCHOENBERG A Symphony of Three Orchestras ELLIOTT CARTER La Mer DEBUSSY Emanuel Ax, piano Wednesday 25 March 1998 Riccardo Chailly Totenfeier MAHLER Closing Part of Act 3 of Götterdämmerung WAGNER Jane Eaglen, soprano Janice Watson, soprano Jonathan Summers, bass baritone Philip Kang, bass Friday 27 March 1998 Riccardo Chailly Symphony No. 8 BRUCKNER Sunday 5 April 1998 Dmitri Kitaenko Russian Easter Festival Overture RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Manfred Symphony TCHAIKOVSKY Vladimir Feltsman, piano Friday 17 April 1998 Michael Tilson Thomas Adagio from Symphony No. 10 MAHLER Six Songs (The New River, The Pond, The Housatonic at Stockbridge, Serenity (orch Adams) Charlie Rutlage, General William Booth Enters Into Heaven (orch. Becker) IVES Symphony No. 2, ‘The Age of Anxiety’ BERNSTEIN Thomas Hampson, baritone Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Tuesday 21 April 1998 Michael Tilson Thomas Marin Alsop* Der gerettete Alberich CHRISTOPHER ROUSE Symphony No. 5 MAHLER* Evelyn Glennie, percussion Sunday 29 April 1998 Michael Tilson Thomas Suite from A Quiet Place BERNSTEIN Rückert Lieder MAHLER Symphony No. 3 COPLAND Thomas Hampson, baritone Thursday 7 May 1998 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 3, ‘Scottish’ MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Sunday 10 May 1998 Sir Colin Davis Secret Garden MICHAEL BERKELEY Double Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 1 ELGAR Alexander Barantschik, violin Timothy Hugh, cello Sunday 31 May 1998 André Previn Appalachian Spring COPLAND Honey and Rue PREVIN Vocalise PREVIN Symphony No. 3 WILLIAM SCHUMAN Harolyn Blackwell, soprano Sunday 7 June 1998 Andrew Litton Quiet City COPLAND Violin Concerto BARBER Clarinet Concerto COPLAND Rhapsody in Blue GERSHWIN Gil Shaham, violin Andrew Marriner, clarinet Andrew Litton, piano Thursday 11 June 1998 Walter Weller Symphony No. 41, ‘Jupiter’ MOZART Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Sunday 14 June 1998 Claus Peter Flor Symphony No 34 MOZART Vado, ma dove?, concert aria MOZART Bella mia fiamma addio - Resta, oh cara, concert aria MOZART Befreit RICHARD STRAUSS Muttertändelei RICHARD STRAUSS Freundliche Vision RICHARD STRAUSS Morgen RICHARD STRAUSS Frühlingsfeier RICHARD STRAUSS Death and Transfiguration RICHARD STRAUSS Janice Watson, soprano Thursday 18 June 1998 Andrew Davis Symphony No. 35, ‘Haffner’ MOZART Oboe Concerto RICHARD STRAUSS Suite from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme RICHARD STRAUSS Roy Carter, oboe Sunday 12 July 1998 Sir Colin Davis Carmen (concert performance) BIZET Olga Borodina, soprano José Cura, tenor Nikolai Dobrev, baritone Andrea Dankova, soprano Miguel Angel Zapater, bass Susan Gritton soprano Ruby Philogene, mezzo-soprano Neal Davies, baritone Bülent Bezdüz, tenor Liao Chang Yong, baritone London Symphony Chorus Tiffin Boys Choir Wednesday 15 July 1998 Sir Colin Davis Carmen (concert performance) BIZET Olga Borodina, soprano José Cura, tenor Nikolai Dobrev, baritone Andrea Dankova, soprano Miguel Angel Zapater, bass Susan Gritton soprano Ruby Philogene, mezzo-soprano Neal Davies, baritone Bülent Bezdüz, tenor Liao Chang Yong, baritone London Symphony Chorus Tiffin Boys Choir Friday 17 July 1998 Sir Colin Davis Carmen (concert performance) BIZET Olga Borodina, soprano José Cura, tenor Nikolai Dobrev, baritone Andrea Dankova, soprano Miguel Angel Zapater, bass Susan Gritton soprano Ruby Philogene, mezzo-soprano Neal Davies, baritone Bülent Bezdüz, tenor Liao Chang Yong, baritone London Symphony Chorus Tiffin Boys Choir London Symphony Orchestra 1998 - 1999 85th Season Wednesday 23 September 1998 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 27 MOZART Symphony No. 6 BRUCKNER Radu Lupu, piano Thursday 24 September 1998 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 27 MOZART Symphony No. 6 BRUCKNER Radu Lupu, piano Sunday 27 September 1998 Kent Nagano La Transfiguration de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ MESSIAEN Yvonne Loriod, piano Paul Edmund Davies, flute Moray Welsh, cello Andrew Marriner, clarinet Neil Percy, percussion Thursday 1 October 1998 Richard Hickox Swedish Dances Nos. 1-8 BRUCH Double Piano Concerto BRUCH Serenade on Swedish Folk Melodies BRUCH Symphony No. 3 BRUCH Michel Béroff, piano Jean-François Heisser, piano Saturday 3 October 1998 Richard Hickox Swedish Dances 9-15 BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Loreley Prelude BRUCH Symphony No. 1 BRUCH Joshua Bell, violin Saturday 10 October 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Symphony No. 9 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Tuesday 13 October 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich 'Recollection' and 'Winter Garden' from Michurin SHOSTAKOVICH Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Maxim Vengerov, violin Wednesday 14 October 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich 'Recollection' and 'Winter Garden' from Michurin SHOSTAKOVICH Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Maxim Vengerov, violin Saturday 17 October 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Ryusuke Numajiri* Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH* Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’ SHOSTAKOVICH Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Thursday 22 October 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich 'Dresden in Ruins' from Five Days Five Nights SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 12, ‘The Year 1911’ SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 13, ‘Babi Yar’ SHOSTAKOVICH Sergei Aleksashkin, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 25 October 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 14 SHOSTAKOVICH Maxim Vengerov, violin Elena Prokina, soprano Sergei Aleksashkin, bass Wednesday 28 October 1998 Mstislav Rostropovich Suite on Michelangelo Sonnets SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Tigran Martirossian, bass Sunday 1 November 1998 John Adams Scenes and Choruses from The Death of Klinghoffer ADAMS Piano Concerto ADAMS Century Rolls ADAMS Sanford Sylvan, baritone Jeremy White, bass Emanuel Ax, piano London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 4 November 1998 Michael Tilson Thomas The Soldier’s Tale STRAVINSKY The Firebird STRAVINSKY Peter Eyre, narrator Sunday 8 November 1998 Michael Tilson Thomas Ode STRAVINSKY Pulcinella (complete) STRAVINSKY Petrushka (1947) STRAVINSKY Ruby Philogene, mezzo soprano Kenneth Tarver, tenor David Wilson-Johnson, bass baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 15 November 1998 Michael Tilson Thomas Persephone STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Stuart Neill, tenor Stephanie Cosserat, narrator New London Children’s Choir London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 25 November 1998 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto ELGAR Symphony No. 3 (realised Payne) ELGAR Kyoko Takezawa, violin Sunday 6 December 1998 Sir Colin Davis Cello Concerto ELGAR Symphony No. 2 ELGAR Heinrich Schiff, cello Wednesday 9 December 1998 Sir Colin Davis Falstaff ELGAR Symphony No. 1 ELGAR Sunday 13 December 1998 Sir Colin Davis The Dream of Gerontius ELGAR Sara Mingardo, mezzo soprano Robert Dean Smith, tenor Jonathan Summers, bass baritone London Symphony Chorus Friday 18 December 1998 Kent Nagano Candide (concert performance) BERNSTEIN Jerry Hadley, tenor June Anderson, soprano Nickolas Grace, baritone Patricia Routledge, mezzo soprano John Daszak, tenor Jacqueline Miura, mezzo soprano Thomas Allen, baritone Roderick Earle, bass Philip Salmon, tenor Keel Watson, tenor Ashley Holland, baritone Craig Downes, tenor London Symphony Chorus Saturday 19 December 1998 Kent Nagano Candide (concert performance) BERNSTEIN Jerry Hadley, tenor June Anderson, soprano Nickolas Grace, baritone Patricia Routledge, mezzo soprano John Daszak, tenor Jacqueline Miura, mezzo soprano Thomas Allen, baritone Roderick Earle, bass Philip Salmon, tenor Keel Watson, tenor Ashley Holland, baritone Craig Downes, tenor London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 13 January 1999 Ryusuke Numajiri Cello Concerto No. 1 SAINT-SAËNS Rococo Variations TCHAIKOVSKY The Canticle of the Sun GUBAIDULINA Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Simon Carrington, percussion Neil Percy, percussion John Alley, celesta London Voices Wednesday 3 February 1999 Sir Colin Davis Serenade for Strings ELGAR Violin Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Sarah Chang, violin Thursday 4 February 1999 Sir Colin Davis Serenade for Strings ELGAR Violin Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Sarah Chang, violin Sunday 7 February 1999 Sir Colin Davis Coriolan, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Enigma Variations ELGAR Emanuel Ax, piano Thursday 18 February 1999 Myung-Whun Chung Piano Concerto No. 3 RACHMANINOV Symphonic Dances RACHMANINOV Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Sunday 21 February 1999 Myung-Whun Chung Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Andrea Dankova, soprano Sara Mingardo, contralto London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 24 February 1999 Lorin Maazel Wolfgang Gieron* Portrait No. 1, ‘An Ideal’ BARTOK* Music for Violin and Orchestra* MAAZEL* Gypsy Caprice KREISLER ARR MAAZEL* Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Lorin Maazel, violin Cyril Dupuy, cimbalom Thursday 25 February 1999 Lorin Maazel Wolfgang Gieron* Portrait No. 1, ‘An Ideal’ BARTOK* Music for Violin and Orchestra* MAAZEL* Gypsy Caprice KREISLER ARR MAAZEL* Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Lorin Maazel, violin Cyril Dupuy, cimbalom Sunday 28 February 1999 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Symphony No. 7 BRUCKNER Wednesday 10 March 1999 André Previn Symphony No. 5 VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Spring Symphony BRITTEN Felicity Lott, soprano Roberta Alexander, soprano John Mark Ainsley, tenor London Symphony Chorus Monday 15 March 1999 André Previn Overture to The Marriage of Figaro MOZART Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Closing Scene from Capriccio RICHARD STRAUSS Suite from Der Rosenkavalier RICHARD STRAUSS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano Thursday 15 April 1999 Michael Tilson Thomas The Unanswered Question IVES Evocations RUGGLES Symphony No. 9 BRUCKNER Sunday 18 April 1999 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 21 HAYDN Viola Concerto BARTÓK Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Yuri Bashmet, viola Thursday 29 April 1999 Mstislav Rostropovich Polonaise from Eugene Onegin TCHAIKOVSKY Pushkin Waltzes PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto, ‘Concerto Cantabile’ SHCHEDRIN Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Maxim Vengerov, violin Wednesday 5 May 1999 Christoph Eschenbach Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Midori, violin Thursday 6 May 1999 Christoph Eschenbach Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Midori, violin Monday 17 May 1999 Sir Colin Davis Otello (concert performance) VERDI José Cura, tenor Carlos Alvarez, baritone John Daszak, tenor Bülant Bezdüz, tenor Miguel Angel Zapater, bass Andrew Greenan, bass Graeme Broadbent, bass Andrea Dankova, soprano Enkelejda Shkosa, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 20 May 1999 Sir Colin Davis Otello (concert performance) VERDI José Cura, tenor Carlos Alvarez, baritone John Daszak, tenor Bülant Bezdüz, tenor Miguel Angel Zapater, bass Andrew Greenan, bass Graeme Broadbent, bass Andrea Dankova, soprano Enkelejda Shkosa, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Sunday 23 May 1999 Sir Colin Davis Otello (concert performance) VERDI José Cura, tenor Carlos Alvarez, baritone John Daszak, tenor Bülant Bezdüz, tenor Miguel Angel Zapater, bass Andrew Greenan, bass Graeme Broadbent, bass Andrea Dankova, soprano Enkelejda Shkosa, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 26 May 1999 Antonio Pappano Five Orchestral Pieces SCHOENBERG Clarinet Concerto MOZART Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Andrew Marriner, clarinet Wednesday 2 June 1999 Antonio Pappano Three dances from On the Town BERNSTEIN Piano Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Yefim Bronfman, piano Thursday 10 June 1999 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 25 MOZART Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS András Schiff, piano Moray Welsh, cello Sunday 13 June 1999 Bernard Haitink Piano Concerto No. 18 MOZART Burleske for Piano and Orchestra RICHARD STRAUSS Also sprach Zarathustra RICHARD STRAUSS András Schiff, piano Tuesday 22 June 1999 Bernard Haitink Piano Concerto No. 9 MOZART An Alpine Symphony RICHARD STRAUSS András Schiff, piano Wednesday 23 June 1999 Bernard Haitink Piano Concerto No. 9 MOZART An Alpine Symphony RICHARD STRAUSS András Schiff, piano Sunday 27 June 1999 Mstislav Rostropovich American Overture BRITTEN Violin Concerto BRITTEN Symphony No. 6 PROKOFIEV Maxim Vengerov, violin Sunday 4 July 1999 John Eliot Gardiner Symphony in Three Movements RICHARD STRAUSS Seven Deadly Sins WEILL Broadway Songs (My Ship, One Life to Live, Surabaya Johnny, Das Lied von der Harten Nuss, Speak Low, I’m a Stranger Here Myself) WEILL Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Susan Graham, mezzo soprano Jeffrey Stewart, tenor Darren Fox, tenor Simon Preece, baritone Jeremy White, bass Thursday 8 July 1999 John Eliot Gardiner Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY Symphony of Psalms STRAVINSKY Du fond de l’abîme LILLI BOULANGER Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Monteverdi Choir London Symphony Orchestra 1999 - 2000 86th Season Wednesday 29 September 1999 Sir Colin Davis Scherzo Capriccioso DVOŘÁK Violin Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 30 September 1999 Sir Colin Davis Scherzo Capriccioso DVOŘÁK Violin Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 3 October 1999 Sir Colin Davis Overture to La clemenza di Tito MOZART Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Alfred Brendel, piano Monday 4 October 1999 Sir Colin Davis Overture to La clemenza di Tito MOZART Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Alfred Brendel, piano Sunday 10 October 1999 Daniel Harding Symphony No. 34 MOZART Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings BRITTEN Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Ian Bostridge, tenor David Pyatt, horn Thursday 21 October 1999 Mark Wigglesworth La Mer DEBUSSY Turangalîla Symphony MESSIAEN Peter Donohoe, piano Cynthia Millar, ondes martenot Sunday 24 October 1999 Krzysztof Penderecki Cello Concerto No. 2 PENDERECKI Symphony No. 5 PENDERECKI Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Thursday 28 October 1999 Myung-Whun Chung Overture to The Force of Destiny VERDI Trumpet Concerto TOMASI Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet Sunday 31 October 1999 Myung-Whun Chung Les Offrandes oubliées MESSIAEN Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL Incidental Music for Pelleas and Melisande FAURÉ Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Andreas Haefliger, piano Wednesday 3 November 1999 Michael Tilson Thomas Pavane FAURÉ Piano Concerto No. 2 CHOPIN Images DEBUSSY La Valse RAVEL Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Sunday 7 November 1999 Michael Tilson Thomas Siegfried Idyll WAGNER Three Orchestral Pieces BERG Kindertotenlieder MAHLER Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey from Götterdämmerung WAGNER Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo soprano Wednesday 10 November 1999 Michael Tilson Thomas The Swan of Tuonela SIBELIUS Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Sarah Chang, violin Thursday 11 November 1999 Michael Tilson Thomas The Swan of Tuonela SIBELIUS Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Sarah Chang, violin Thursday 25 November 1999 Richard Hickox Billy Budd (concert performance) BRITTEN Philip Langridge, tenor Simon Keenlyside, baritone John Tomlinson, bass baritone AlanOpie, baritone Matthew Best, bass baritone Alan Ewing, bass Francis Egerton, tenor Quentin Hayes, bass Clive Bayley, bass Mark Padmore, tenor Richard Coxon, tenor Timothy DuFore, baritone Christopher Keyte, bass Richard Whitehouse, baritone Daniel Norman, tenor Roderick Williams, baritone Tiffin Boys Choir London Symphony Chorus Sunday 5 December 1999 Sir Colin Davis Benvenuto Cellini (concert performance) BERLIOZ Giuseppe Sabbatini, tenor Elizabeth Futral, soprano Robert Lloyd, bass Laurent Naouri, baritone Bülent Bezdüz, tenor Isabelle Cals, mezzo soprano Richard Whitehouse, baritone Orlin Anastassov, bass Fernand Bernadi, bass John Dobson, tenor London Symphony Chorus Saturday 18 December 1999 Sir Colin Davis The Childhood of Christ BERLIOZ Carmen Oprisanu, mezzo soprano Ian Bostridge, tenor Simon Keenlyside, baritone Robert Lloyd, bass Orlin Anastassov, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 19 December 1999 Sir Colin Davis The Childhood of Christ BERLIOZ Carmen Oprisanu, mezzo soprano Ian Bostridge, tenor Simon Keenlyside, baritone Robert Lloyd, bass Orlin Anastassov, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 11 January 2000 Sir Colin Davis Romeo and Juliet BERLIOZ Daniela Barcellona, mezzo soprano Kenneth Tarver, tenor Orlin Anastassov, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 13 January 2000 Sir Colin Davis Romeo and Juliet BERLIOZ Daniela Barcellona, mezzo soprano Kenneth Tarver, tenor Orlin Anastassov, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 27 January 2000 Pierre Boulez Three Orchestral Pieces BERG Clinamen/Nodus OLGA NEUWIRTH Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Wednesday 2 February 2000 Pierre Boulez ‘Originel’ from …explosante-fixe BOULEZ Palimpsest GOERGE BENJAMIN Piano Concerto SCHOENBERG Petrushka (1911) STRAVINSKY Daniel Barenboim, piano Paul Edmund-Davies, flute Wednesday 16 February 2000 Lorin Maazel Music for Cello and Orchestra MAAZEL Rapsodie espagnole RAVEL Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin BARTÓK Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Thursday 17 February 2000 Lorin Maazel Suite from Mother Goose RAVEL The Empty Pot MAAZEL Cello Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Jeremy Irons, narrator Matthew Godfrey, treble New London Childrens Choir Sunday 20 February 2000 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Sylvia Greenberg, soprano Cornelia Kallisch, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 22 February 2000 Lorin Maazel Suite from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme RICHARD STRAUSS Symphonia Domestica RICHARD STRAUSS Sunday 27 February 2000 Pierre Boulez zeroPoints PETER EÖTVÖS Violin Concerto LIGETI The Wooden Prince BARTÓK Christian Tetzlaff, violin Thursday 2 March 2000 Pierre Boulez Notturno BERIO Recitativo oscuro for piano and orchestra SALVATORE SCIARRINO Pelleas and Melisande SCHOENBERG Maurizio Pollini, piano Sunday 19 March 2000 Riccardo Chailly Symphonic Fragments from The Martyrdom of Saint Sebastien DEBUSSY Un Grand Sommeil Noir VARÈSE Offrandes VARÈSE Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Mireille Delunsch, soprano Thursday 23 March 2000 Riccardo Chailly The Unanswered Question IVES Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta BARTÓK The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Sunday 9 April 2000 Sir Simon Rattle Ariadne auf Naxos (concert performance) RICHARD STRAUSS Anne Schwanewilms, soprano Christine Schäfer, soprano Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo soprano Johan Botha, tenor Thomas Allen, baritone Christopher Maltman, baritone Barry Banks, tenor Toby Spence, tenor Jyrki Korhonen, bass Daniel Norman, tenor Deborah Norman, soprano Anna Larsson, contralto Lisa Milne, soprano Alasdair Elliott, tenor Stephen Loges, bass Hans Christian, bass Tuesday 11 April 2000 Sir Simon Rattle Ariadne auf Naxos (concert performance) RICHARD STRAUSS Anne Schwanewilms, soprano Christine Schäfer, soprano Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo soprano Johan Botha, tenor Thomas Allen, baritone Christopher Maltman, baritone Barry Banks, tenor Toby Spence, tenor Jyrki Korhonen, bass Daniel Norman, tenor Deborah Norman, soprano Anna Larsson, contralto Lisa Milne, soprano Alasdair Elliott, tenor Stephen Loges, bass Heinz Zednik, tenor Wednesday 3 May 2000 Kurt Masur Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto BERG Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Friday 5 May 2000 Kurt Masur Partita for Violin and Orchestra LUTOSLAWSKI Interlude for Orchestra LUTOSLAWSKI Chain II – Dialogue for Violin and Orchestra LUTOSLAWSKI Serenade BERNSTEIN Symphonic Picture from Porgy and Bess (arr. Bennett) GERSHWIN Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 7 May 2000 Kurt Masur Time Chant WOLFGANG RIHM La Valse RAVEL Violin Concerto No. 2 PENDERECKI Till Eulenspiegel RICHARD STRAUSS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 11 May 2000 Kurt Masur Simple Symphony BRITTEN Les Illuminations BRITTEN Symphony No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Ian Bostridge, tenor Tuesday 6 June 2000 Sir Colin Davis Beatrice and Benedict (concert performance) BERLIOZ Susan Gritton, soprano Laurent Naouri, baritone Enkelejda Shkosa, mezzo soprano Knneth Tarver, tenor Sara Mingardo, mezzo soprano David Wilson-Johnson, bass Dean Robinson, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 8 June 2000 Sir Colin Davis Beatrice and Benedict (concert performance) BERLIOZ Susan Gritton, soprano Laurent Naouri, baritone Enkelejda Shkosa, mezzo soprano Knneth Tarver, tenor Sara Mingardo, mezzo soprano David Wilson-Johnson, bass Dean Robinson, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 11 June 2000 André Previn Symphony No. 96, ‘Miracle’ HAYDN Diversions PREVIN Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS Janice Watson, soprano Sunday 18 June 2000 André Previn A German Requiem BRAHMS Harolyn Blackwell, soprano David Wilson-Johnson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 21 June 2000 Bernard Haitink Sinfonia concertante for violin, cello, oboe and bassoon HAYDN Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Gordan Nikolitch, violin Tim Hugh, cello Roy Carter, oboe Rachel Gough, bassoon Thursday 22 June 2000 Bernard Haitink Sinfonia concertante for violin, cello, oboe and bassoon HAYDN Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Gordan Nikolitch, violin Tim Hugh, cello Roy Carter, oboe Rachel Gough, bassoon Thursday 29 June 2000 Richard Hickox Le tombeau de Couperin RAVEL Cello Concerto ELGAR Symphony FRANCK Moray Welsh, cello London Symphony Orchestra 2000 - 2001 87th Season Wednesday 27 September 2000 Sir Colin Davis Harold in Italy BERLIOZ Symphonie Fantastique BERLIOZ Yuri Bashmet, viola Thursday 28 September 2000 Sir Colin Davis Les Nuits d’été BERLIOZ Symphonie Fantastique BERLIOZ Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo soprano Wednesday 4 October 2000 Antonio Pappano Six German Dances, D820 SCHUBERT Verklärte Nacht SCHOENBERG Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Sunday 8 October 2000 Antonio Pappano Symphony No. 3, ‘Liturgique’ HONEGGER Requiem FAURÉ Dorothea Röschmann, soprano Simon Keenlyside, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 15 October 2000 Sir Colin Davis The Damnation of Faust BERLIOZ Enkelejda Shkosa, soprano Giuseppe Sabbatini, tenor Michele Pertusi, bass David Wilson-Johnson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 17 October 2000 Sir Colin Davis The Damnation of Faust BERLIOZ Enkelejda Shkosa, soprano Giuseppe Sabbatini, tenor Michele Pertusi, bass David Wilson-Johnson, baritone London Symphony Chorus Saturday 28 October 2000 Sir Simon Rattle Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Sunday 29 October 2000 Sir Simon Rattle Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Wednesday 1 November 2000 Seiji Ozawa Symphony No. 2 BEETHOVEN Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Yuri Bashmet, viola Thursday 2 November 2000 Seiji Ozawa Symphony No. 2 BEETHOVEN Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Yuri Bashmet, viola Sunday 5 November 2000 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 7 MAHLER Thursday 9 November 2000 Michael Tilson Thomas Roman Carnival, Overture BERLIOZ Violin Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Appalachian Spring COPLAND The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra BRITTEN Leonidas Kavakos, violin Thursday 23 November 2000 Antonio Pappano Scapino, Overture WALTON Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Sarah Chang, violin Sunday 3 December 2000 (1500) Sir Colin Davis The Trojans (Part 1) BERLIOZ Petra Lang, mezzo soprano Isabelle Cals, soprano Gwang Yang, mezzo soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Peter Mattei, baritone Tigran Martirossian, bass Orlin Anastassov, bass Alan Ewing, bass Mark Stone, baritone Bülent Bezdüz, tenor London Symphony Chorus Sunday 3 December 2000 (1930) Sir Colin Davis The Trojans (Part 2) BERLIOZ Michelle DeYoung, mezzo soprano Sara Mingardo, soprano Isabelle Cals, soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Toby Spence, tenor Kenneth Tarver, tenor Stephen Milling, bass Tigran Martirossian, bass Andrew Greenan, bass Roderick Earle, bass Petra Lang, mezzo soprano Peter Mattei, baritone Orlin Anastassov, bass Alan Ewing, bass London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 6 December 2000 Sir Colin Davis The Trojans (Part 1) BERLIOZ Petra Lang, mezzo soprano Isabelle Cals, soprano Gwang Yang, mezzo soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Peter Mattei, baritone Tigran Martirossian, bass Orlin Anastassov, bass Alan Ewing, bass Mark Stone, baritone Bülent Bezdüz, tenor London Symphony Chorus Thursday 7 December 2000 Sir Colin Davis The Trojans (Part 2) BERLIOZ Michelle DeYoung, mezzo soprano Sara Mingardo, soprano Isabelle Cals, soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Toby Spence, tenor Kenneth Tarver, tenor Stephen Milling, bass Tigran Martirossian, bass Andrew Greenan, bass Roderick Earle, bass Petra Lang, mezzo soprano Peter Mattei, baritone Orlin Anastassov, bass Alan Ewing, bass London Symphony Chorus Saturday 9 December 2000 (1500) Sir Colin Davis The Trojans (Part 1) BERLIOZ Petra Lang, mezzo soprano Isabelle Cals, soprano Gwang Yang, mezzo soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Peter Mattei, baritone Tigran Martirossian, bass Orlin Anastassov, bass Alan Ewing, bass Mark Stone, baritone Bülent Bezdüz, tenor London Symphony Chorus Saturday 9 December 2000 (1930) Sir Colin Davis The Trojans (Part 2) BERLIOZ Michelle DeYoung, mezzo soprano Sara Mingardo, soprano Isabelle Cals, soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Toby Spence, tenor Kenneth Tarver, tenor Stephen Milling, bass Tigran Martirossian, bass Andrew Greenan, bass Roderick Earle, bass Petra Lang, mezzo soprano Peter Mattei, baritone Orlin Anastassov, bass Alan Ewing, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 17 December 2000 Richard Hickox A Stirring in the Heavenlies ANDREW MARCH Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2, ‘London’ VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Lars Vogt, piano Sunday 21 January 2001 Antonio Pappano Requiem VERDI Renée Fleming, soprano Violeta Urmana, mezzo-soprano Ramón Vargas, tenor René Pape, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 23 January 2001 Antonio Pappano Requiem VERDI Renée Fleming, soprano Violeta Urmana, mezzo-soprano Ramón Vargas, tenor René Pape, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 28 January 2001 Antonio Pappano Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten PÄRT Violin Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Alexander Barantschik, violin Wednesday 31 January 2001 Mstislav Rostropovich The Nutcracker Suite TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Thursday 1 February 2001 Mstislav Rostropovich The Nutcracker Suite TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Sunday 4 February 2001 Mstislav Rostropovich Leonore No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Nikolaj Znaider, violin Sunday 25 February 2001 Pier Giorgio Morandi José Cura* ‘Deserto sulla terra’ from Il trovatore VERDI Overture from Nabucco VERDI* ‘Ah! si, ben dite’…’Tutto parea sorridere’ from Il corsaro VERDI ‘Egli non riede ancora…Non so le tetre immagini’ from Il corsaro VERDI Prelude to Ernani VERDI ‘Merce diletti amici…come rugiada al cespite’ from Ernani VERDI ‘Surta e la notte ….Ernani, Ernani involami’ from Ernani VERDI ‘Pur ti reveggo’ from Aida VERDI Overture to The Sicilian Vespers VERDI* ‘Io vengo a domandar’ from Don Carlo VERDI Prelude to Act 2 and ‘tu che le vanita’ from Don Carlo VERDI* Overture to The Force of Destiny VERDI ‘La vita e inferno all’infelice’ from The Force of Destiny VERDI Daniela Dessi, soprano José Cura, tenor Tuesday 27 February 2001 Pier Giorgio Morandi José Cura* ‘Deserto sulla terra’ from Il trovatore VERDI Overture from Nabucco VERDI* ‘Ah! si, ben dite’…’Tutto parea sorridere’ from Il corsaro VERDI ‘Egli non riede ancora…Non so le tetre immagini’ from Il corsaro VERDI Prelude to Ernani VERDI ‘Merce diletti amici…come rugiada al cespite’ from Ernani VERDI ‘Surta e la notte ….Ernani, Ernani involami’ from Ernani VERDI ‘Pur ti reveggo’ from Aida VERDI Overture to The Sicilian Vespers VERDI* ‘Io vengo a domandar’ from Don Carlo VERDI Prelude to Act 2 and ‘tu che le vanita’ from Don Carlo VERDI* Overture to The Force of Destiny VERDI ‘La vita e inferno all’infelice’ from The Force of Destiny VERDI Daniela Dessi, soprano José Cura, tenor Sunday 4 March 2001 Jiří Bělohlávek Stabat Mater DVOŘÁK Janice Watson, soprano Dagmar Pecková, mezzo-soprano Valentin Prolat, tenor Peter Mikulás, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 8 March 2001 Jiří Bělohlávek Scherzo fantastique SUK Violin Concerto DVOŘÁK The Fiddler’s Child JANÁČEK Sinfonietta JANÁČEK Sarah Chang, violin Wednesday 21 March 2001 Sir Colin Davis Concerto for Double String Orchestra MARTINŮ Rhapsody for Viola and Orchestra MARTINŮ Symphony No. 7 DVOŘÁK Paul Silverthorne, viola Sunday 25 March 2001 Sir Colin Davis The Eternal Gospel JANÁČEK Taras Bulba JANÁČEK Symphonic Variations DVOŘÁK Te Deum DVOŘÁK Andrea Dankova, soprano Vladimir Dolezal, tenor Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 29 March 2001 Sir Colin Davis Má vlast SMETANA Wednesday 4 April 2001 Pierre Boulez Overture to Beatrice et Bénédict BERLIOZ Les nuits d’été BERLIOZ Daphnis et Chloé (complete) RAVEL Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano Thursday 5 April 2001 Pierre Boulez Overture to Beatrice et Bénédict BERLIOZ Les nuits d’été BERLIOZ Daphnis et Chloé (complete) RAVEL Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano Sunday 22 April 2001 Sir Colin Davis Glagolitic Mass JANÁČEK Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Andrea Dankova, soprano Marina Domashenko, mezzo-soprano Sergej Larin, tenor Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 13 May 2001 Kent Nagano Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 SHOSTAKOVICH Markus Groh, piano Sunday 20 May 2001 Richard Hickox For St Cecilia FINZI Clarinet Concerto FINZI Intimations of Immortality FINZI Andrew Marriner, clarinet Philip Langridge, tenor London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 6 June 2001 (RFH) Myung-Whun Chung Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Gordan Nikolitch, violin Myung-Whun Chung, piano Moray Welsh, cello Thursday 12 July 2001 (St. Paul’s Cathedral) Sir Colin Davis Requiem BERLIOZ Kenneth Tarver, tenor The Bach Choir The Master Chorale of Tampa Bay, Florida London Symphony Orchestra 2001 - 2002 88th Season Sunday 30 September 2001 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 1 ELGAR Mitsuko Uchida, piano Monday 1 October 2001 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 1 ELGAR Mitsuko Uchida, piano Thursday 4 October 2001 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Symphony No. 2 ELGAR Mitsuko Uchida, piano Friday 5 October 2001 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Symphony No. 2 ELGAR Mitsuko Uchida, piano Saturday 20 October 2001 Sir John Eliot Gardiner Romeo & Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY Suite from Romeo & Juliet PROKOFIEV Orchestral Excerpts from Romeo & Juliet BERLIOZ Sunday 21 October 2001 Sir John Eliot Gardiner Romeo & Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY Firebird Suite (1919) STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Thursday 25 October 2001 Daniel Harding Nocturne BRITTEN Symphony No. 10 (arr. Cooke) MAHLER Ian Bostridge, tenor Wednesday 31 October 2001 Mariss Jansons Songs from 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn' MAHLER La valse RAVEL Symphony No. 3 BRAHMS Thomas Hampson, baritone Thursday 1 November 2001 Mariss Jansons Songs from 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn' MAHLER La valse RAVEL Symphony No. 3 BRAHMS Thomas Hampson, baritone Wednesday 7 November 2001 Michael Tilson Thomas Egmont, Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Suite from Prince of the Pagodas (arr. Mitchell and Cooke) BRITTEN Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Sunday 11 November 2001 Michael Tilson Thomas Piano Concerto LUTOSLAWSKI Symphony No. 3, 'Eroica' BEETHOVEN Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Thursday 15 November 2001 Michael Tilson Thomas Dubinushka RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Piano Concerto No. 3 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Friday 30 November 2001 Richard Hickox Hansel and Gretel (concert performance) HUMPERDINCK Laura Claycomb, soprano Pamela Helen Stephen, mezzo soprano Anne Schwanewilms, soprano Dietrich Henschel, baritone Susan Gritton, soprano Saturday 1 December 2001 Richard Hickox Hansel and Gretel (concert performance) HUMPERDINCK Laura Claycomb, soprano Pamela Helen Stephen, mezzo soprano Anne Schwanewilms, soprano Dietrich Henschel, baritone Susan Gritton, soprano Wednesday 5 December 2001 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 32 MOZART Violin Concerto No. 1 MOZART Violin Concerto No. 2 MOZART Symphony No. 38, 'Prague' MOZART Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Friday 7 December 2001 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 32 MOZART Violin Concerto No. 3 MOZART Violin Concerto No. 4 MOZART Symphony No. 38, 'Prague' MOZART Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 9 December 2001 Sir Colin Davis Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola MOZART Violin Concerto No. 5 MOZART Symphony No. 41, 'Jupiter' MOZART Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Yuri Bashmet, viola Thursday 13 December 2001 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3 (elab. Payne) ELGAR Radu Lupu, piano Friday 14 December 2001 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3 (elab. Payne) ELGAR Radu Lupu, piano Wednesday 19 December 2001 Ingo Metzmacher Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Leonidas Kavakos, violin Steven Isserlis, cello Stephen Hough, piano Thursday 20 December 2001 Ingo Metzmacher Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Leonidas Kavakos, violin Steven Isserlis, cello Stephen Hough, piano Sunday 27 January 2002 Marin Alsop In Honour of the City of London WALTON Capriccio Burlesco WALTON Henry V: A Shakespeare Scenario (arr C. Palmer) WALTON Samuel West, actor London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 30 January 2002 André Previn Sinfonia da Requiem BRITTEN Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings BRITTEN Death and Transfiguration RICHARD STRAUSS Suite from Der Rosenkavalier RICHARD STRAUSS John Mark Ainsley, tenor David Pyatt, horn Sunday 3 February 2002 André Previn Diversions PREVIN Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No 7 DVOŘÁK Kyung-Wha Chung, violin Monday 4 February 2002 André Previn Diversions PREVIN Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No 7 DVOŘÁK Kyung-Wha Chung, violin Tuesday 19 February 2002 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6 BRUCKNER Alfred Brendel, piano Wednesday 20 February 2002 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6 BRUCKNER Alfred Brendel, piano Friday 22 February 2002 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Symphony No. 9 BRUCKNER Nikolaj Znaider, violin Sunday 24 February 2002 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Symphony No. 9 BRUCKNER Nikolaj Znaider, violin Thursday 28 February 2002 Mikko Franck Kindertotenlieder MAHLER Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Alice Coote, mezzo soprano Thursday 7 March 2002 Antonio Pappano Quiet City COPLAND Sinfonia Concertante PROKOFIEV Daphnis and Chloë RAVEL Christine Pendrill, cor anglais Rod Franks, trumpet Han Na Chang, cello London Symphony Chorus Thursday 14 March 2002 Mstislav Rostropovich Romeo and Juliet (concert staging) PROKOFIEV Lithuanian National Ballet Friday 15 March 2002 Mstislav Rostropovich Romeo and Juliet (concert staging) PROKOFIEV Lithuanian National Ballet Saturday 16 March 2002 Mstislav Rostropovich Romeo and Juliet (concert staging) PROKOFIEV Lithuanian National Ballet Tuesday 19 March 2002 Mstislav Rostropovich Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’ SHOSTAKOVICH Denis Shapovalov, cello Wednesday 20 March 2002 Mstislav Rostropovich Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’ SHOSTAKOVICH Denis Shapovalov, cello Sunday 24 March 2002 Mstislav Rostropovich An American Overture BRITTEN Violin Concerto BRITTEN Les Illuminations BRITTEN Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes BRITTEN Maxim Vengerov, violin John Mark Ainsley, tenor Saturday 13 April 2002 Riccardo Chailly Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Tim Hugh, cello Sunday 14 April 2002 Riccardo Chailly Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Tim Hugh, cello Sunday 5 May 2002 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 96, ‘Miracle’ HAYDN Dance Suite BARTÓK Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Wednesday 15 May 2002 Bernard Haitink Symphony in C major BIZET La Mer DEBUSSY Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Thursday 16 May 2002 Bernard Haitink Symphony in C major BIZET La Mer DEBUSSY Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Wednesday 22 May 2002 Yan Pascal Tortelier Petrushka STRAVINSKY Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Thursday 6 June 2002 André Previn Serenade BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Felicity Lott, soprano Friday 7 June 2002 André Previn Serenade BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Felicity Lott, soprano Tuesday 11 June 2002 André Previn Violin Concerto PREVIN Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Wednesday 12 June 2002 André Previn Violin Concerto PREVIN Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 20 June 2002 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Sunday 23 June 2002 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Dolora Zajick, mezzo soprano Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 26 June 2002 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BRAHMS The Planets, Suite HOLST Sarah Chang, violin Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Thursday 27 June 2002 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BRAHMS The Planets, Suite HOLST Sarah Chang, violin Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 30 June 2002 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BRAHMS The Planets, Suite HOLST Sarah Chang, violin Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 14 July 2002 Sir Andrew Davis Four Studies STRAVINSKY Violin Concerto GOLDMARK Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Sarah Chang, violin London Symphony Orchestra 2002 - 2003 89th Season Wednesday 25 September 2002 Sir Colin Davis Royal Hunt and Storm from Les Troyens BERLIOZ Te Deum (opening movement) DVOŘÁK Bachianas Brasileiras No. 1 (second movement) VILLA-LOBOS Chant du menestral GLAZUNOV Zigeunerweisen SARASATE Piano Concerto No. 7 for 3 pianos MOZART Taras Bulba JANACEK Sarah Chang, violin Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Mitsuko Uchida, piano Imogen Cooper, piano Radu Lupu, piano London Symphony Chorus Saturday 28 September 2002 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 6 SIBELIUS Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Radu Lupu, piano Sunday 29 September 2002 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 6 SIBELIUS Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Radu Lupu piano Saturday 5 October 2002 Pierre Boulez Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune DEBUSSY Palimpsest (complete) GEORGE BENJAMIN Le Martyre de Saint Sebastien DEBUSSY Sally Matthews, soprano Alice Coote, mezzo soprano Sara Mingardo, contralto Wednesday 9 October 2002 Pierre Boulez Music for Strings, Percussion and Celeste BARTOK Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Friday 11 October 2002 Pierre Boulez Intégrales VARÈSE Piano Concerto No. 1 BARTOK Firebird Ballet (complete 1910) STRAVINSKY Maurizio Pollini, piano Thursday 17 October 2002 Pierre Boulez Le Poeme de L'Extase SCRIABIN Violin Concerto No. 1 SZYMANOWSKI Six Pieces WEBERN The Miraculous Mandarin - Ballet BARTOK Christian Tetzlaff, violin London Symphony Chorus Sunday 3 November 2002 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Wednesday 6 November 2002 Michael Tilson Thomas Andante for Strings RUTH CRAWFORD SEEGAR Violin Concerto BERG Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Thursday 7 November 2002 Michael Tilson Thomas Theme and Variations SCHOENBERG Violin Concerto BERG Adagio from Symphony No. 10 MAHLER Three Orchestral Pieces BERG Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Saturday 16 November 2002 Michael Tilson Thomas Cello Concerto No. 2 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Lynn Harrell, cello Sunday 17 November 2002 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Wednesday 20 November 2002 John Adams Lollapalooza ADAMS Century Rolls ADAMS Harmonielehre ADAMS Joanna MacGregor, piano Wednesday 27 November 2002 Mariss Jansons Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Thursday 28 November 2002 Mariss Jansons Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Wednesday 4 December 2002 Sir Colin Davis Coriolan Overture BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 12 MOZART A Mind of Winter GEORGE BENJAMIN Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Radu Lupu, piano Valdine Anderson, soprano Sunday 15 December 2002 Sir Colin Davis Samson et Dalila (concert performance) SAINT-SAËNS Jose Cura, tenor Olga Borodina mezzo soprano Juha Uusitalo, baritone John Relyea, bass Robert Lloyd, bass Mark Stone, baritone Alasdair Elliott, tenor London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 17 December 2002 Sir Colin Davis Samson et Dalila (concert performance) SAINT-SAËNS Jose Cura, tenor Olga Borodina mezzo soprano Juha Uusitalo, baritone John Relyea, bass Robert Lloyd, bass Mark Stone, baritone Alasdair Elliott, tenor London Symphony Chorus Thursday 19 December 2002 Sir Colin Davis Samson et Dalila (concert performance) SAINT-SAËNS Jose Cura, tenor Olga Borodina mezzo soprano Juha Uusitalo, baritone John Relyea, bass Robert Lloyd, bass Mark Stone, baritone Alasdair Elliott, tenor London Symphony Chorus Sunday 26 January 2003 Richard Hickox Pulcinella (complete) STRAVINSKY Alexander Nevsky PROKOFIEV Sara Mingardo, contralto Kenneth Tarver, tenor Lorenzo Regazzo, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 2 February 2003 Kent Nagano Chant du rossignol STRAVINSKY Antara GEORGE BENJAMIN Das Lied von der Erde MAHLER Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano Robert Gambill, tenor Sunday 9 February 2003 Emmanuel Krivine Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Sunday 16 February 2003 Sir Colin Davis Harold en Italie BERLIOZ Symphonie fantastique BERLIOZ Tabea Zimmermann, viola Monday 17 February 2003 Sir Colin Davis Harold en Italie BERLIOZ Symphonie fantastique BERLIOZ Tabea Zimmermann, viola Sunday 23 February 2003 Sir Colin Davis La Damnation de Faust BERLIOZ Petra Lang, mezzo soprano Stuart Neill, tenor Alastair Miles, bass Jonathan Lemalu, bass baritone London Symphony Chorus Friday 28 February 2003 Sir Colin Davis Roméo et Juliette BERLIOZ Sara Mingardo, contralto Stuart Neill, tenor Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Saturday 15 March 2003 Yakov Kreizberg Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Linda Mabbs, soprano Katarina Dalayman, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Sunday 16 March 2003 Yakov Kreizberg Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Linda Mabbs, soprano Katarina Dalayman, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Friday 28 March 2003 Richard Hickox Salome (concert performance) RICHARD STRAUSS Jane Eaglen, soprano Matthew Best, baritone Peter Bronder, tenor Andrea Baker, mezzo soprano James Gilchrist, tenor Pamela Helen Stephen, mezzo soprano Stephan Loges, bass baritone Mark Richardson, bass Alasdair Elliott, tenor Neil Jenkins, tenor Christopher Gillett, tenor Richard Roberts, tenor Jeremy White, bass Roderick Williams, baritone Sunday 30 March 2003 Richard Hickox Salome (concert performance) RICHARD STRAUSS Jane Eaglen, soprano Matthew Best, baritone Peter Bronder, tenor Andrea Baker, mezzo soprano James Gilchrist, tenor Pamela Helen Stephen, mezzo soprano Stephan Loges, bass baritone Mark Richardson, bass Alasdair Elliott, tenor Neil Jenkins, tenor Christopher Gillett, tenor Richard Roberts, tenor Jeremy White, bass Roderick Williams, baritone Thursday 3 April 2003 Sir John Eliot Gardiner Four Sea Interludes BRITTEN La mer DEBUSSY Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Sunday 27 April 2003 Zubin Mehta Leonora No. 3, Overture BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto No. 3 MOZART Violin Concerto ELGAR Midori, violin Sunday 4 May 2003 Sir Colin Davis Symphony of Psalms STRAVINSKY Sometime Voices BENJAMIN Three scenes from Roméo et Juliette BERLIOZ Alan Opie, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 8 May 2003 Sir Colin Davis Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 BACH Viola, Viola BENJAMIN Three Inventions for Chamber Orchestra BENJAMIN The Firebird STRAVINSKY Paul Silverthorne, viola Sir Colin Davis, viola Saturday 17 May 2003 Bernard Haitink Tragic Overture BRAHMS Double Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Gordan Nikolitch, violin Tim Hugh, cello Sunday 18 May 2003 Bernard Haitink Tragic Overture BRAHMS Double Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Gordan Nikolitch, violin Tim Hugh, cello Wednesday 21 May 2003 Bernard Haitink Serenade No. 2 BRAHMS Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Thursday 22 May 2003 Bernard Haitink Serenade No. 2 BRAHMS Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Thursday 29 May 2003 Antonio Pappano Prelude to Khovanshchina MUSSORGSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Thursday 5 June 2003 David Zinman Three Places in New England IVES Sudden Time BENJAMIN Daphnis et Chloé RAVEL London Symphony Chorus Sunday 8 June 2003 André Previn Symphony No. 38, ‘Prague’ MOZART Tod und Verklärung RICHARD STRAUSS Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Emanuel Ax, piano Thursday 12 June 2003 André Previn Also Sprach Zarathustra RICHARD STRAUSS Piano Concerto No. 2 BRAHMS Emanuel Ax, piano Tuesday 17 June 2003 André Previn Variations on a Theme by Haydn BRAHMS Symphonic variations FRANCK Enigma Variations ELGAR Emanuel Ax, piano Wednesday 25 June 2003 André Previn A Streetcar Named Desire (semi-staged performance) PREVIN Renée Fleming, soprano Janice Watson, soprano Rodney Gilfry, bass baritone Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor Jeffrey Lentz, tenor Elizabeth Sikora, mezzo soprano Neil Jenkins, tenor Friday 27 June 2003 André Previn A Streetcar Named Desire (semi-staged performance) PREVIN Renée Fleming, soprano Janice Watson, soprano Rodney Gilfry, bass baritone Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor Jeffrey Lentz, tenor Elizabeth Sikora, mezzo soprano Neil Jenkins, tenor London Symphony Orchestra 2003 - 2004 90th Season Sunday 14 September 2003 Sir Colin Davis The Oceanides SIBELIUS Symphonie Espagnole LALO Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Maxim Vengerov, violin Wednesday 24 September 2003 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN The World’s Ransoming MacMILLAN Symphony No. 7 SIBELIUS Sarah Chang, violin Christine Pendrill, cor anglais Thursday 25 September 2003 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN The World’s Ransoming MacMILLAN Symphony No. 7 SIBELIUS Sarah Chang, violin Christine Pendrill, cor anglais Sunday 28 September 2003 Yuri Temirkanov Petrushka (1911) STRAVINSKY Act 2 from The Nutcracker TCHAIKOVSKY Wednesday 1 October 2003 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 3 SIBELIUS Violin Concerto ELGAR Hilary Hahn, violin Thursday 2 October 2003 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 3 SIBELIUS Violin Concerto ELGAR Hilary Hahn, violin Wednesday 22 October 2003 Sir Colin Davis Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune DEBUSSY Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Daphnis and Chloe (complete) RAVEL Maxim Vengerov, violin Thursday 23 October 2003 Sir Colin Davis Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune DEBUSSY Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Daphnis and Chloe (complete) RAVEL Maxim Vengerov, violin Sunday 26 October 2003 André Previn Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune DEBUSSY Cello Concerto ELGAR Symphonia domestica RICHARD STRAUSS Moray Welsh, cello Sunday 2 November 2003 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 9 BRUCKNER Te Deum BRUCKNER Christine Goerke, soprano Alice Coote, mezzo soprano Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor Peter Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 4 November 2003 Richard Hickox Norfolk Rhapsody No. 2 VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL A London Symphony (Symphony No. 2) VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Andreas Haefliger, piano Saturday 8 November 2003 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Christine Goerke, soprano Alice Coote, mezzo soprano Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor Peter Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 9 November 2003 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Christine Goerke, soprano Alice Coote, mezzo soprano Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor Peter Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 13 November 2003 Myung-Whun Chung Piano Concerto GRIEG Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Friday 14 November 2003 Myung-Whun Chung Piano Concerto GRIEG Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Thursday 20 November 2003 John Eliot Gardiner Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Piotr Anderszewski, piano Sunday 30 November 2003 John Eliot Gardiner Crown Imperial, Coronation March WALTON Viola Concerto WALTON Belshazzar’s Feast WALTON Paul Silverthorne, viola Christopher Maltman, baritone London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 3 December 2003 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Suite from The Firebird (1919) STRAVINSKY Wednesday 10 December 2003 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto SCHUMANN The Lark Ascending VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Symphony No. 5 SIBELIUS Hilary Hahn, violin Radu Lupu, piano Thursday 11 December 2003 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto SCHUMANN The Lark Ascending VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Symphony No. 5 SIBELIUS Hilary Hahn, violin Radu Lupu, piano Saturday 10 January 2004 Sir Colin Davis Peter Grimes (concert performance) BRITTEN Glenn Winslade, tenor Janice Watson, soprano Anthony Michaels-Moore, baritone Jill Grove, mezzo soprano Sally Matthews, soprano Alison Buchanan, soprano Christopher Gillett, tenor James Rutherford, bass Catherine Wyn-Rogers, mezzo soprano Ryland Davies, tenor Nathan Gunn, baritone Jonathan Lemalu, bass-baritone London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 12 January 2004 Sir Colin Davis Peter Grimes (concert performance) BRITTEN Glenn Winslade, tenor Janice Watson, soprano Anthony Michaels-Moore, baritone Jill Grove, mezzo soprano Sally Matthews, soprano Alison Buchanan, soprano Christopher Gillett, tenor James Rutherford, bass Catherine Wyn-Rogers, mezzo soprano Ryland Davies, tenor Nathan Gunn, baritone Jonathan Lemalu, bass-baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 1 February 2004 Antonio Pappano Tod und Verklärung RICHARD STRAUSS Horn Concerto No. 2 RICHARD STRAUSS Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS David Pyatt, horn Wednesday 4 February 2004 Antonio Pappano Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Piano Concerto No. 3 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY David Stark, treble Dmitri Alexeev, piano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 5 February 2004 Antonio Pappano Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Piano Concerto No. 3 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY David Stark, treble Dmitri Alexeev, piano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 12 February 2004 Franz Welser-Möst Don Quixote RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 6 SHOSTAKOVICH Tim Hugh, cello Sunday 15 February 2004 Franz Welser-Möst Symphony No. 4 SIBELIUS Requiem Mass MOZART Ave Verum Corpus MOZART Sally Matthews, soprano Pamela Helen Stephen, mezzo-soprano Mark Padmore, tenor Alfred Reiter, bass London Symphony Chorus Saturday 21 February 2004 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Piano Concerto No. 26, ‘Coronation’ MOZART Mitsuko Uchida, piano Thursday 25 March 2004 Marin Alsop Hungarian Dance No. 5 BRAHMS Electric Violin Concerto RACHEL LOCKWOOD Capriccio Espagnol RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Maxim Vengerov, violin Didier Lockwood, violin Roby Lakatos, violin ????? Wednesday 31 March 2004 Richard Hickox In the South, ‘Alassio’ ELGAR Sea Pictures ELGAR Symphony No. 2 ELGAR Jennifer Larmore, mezzo soprano Sunday 4 April 2004 Richard Hickox The Apostles ELGAR Glenn Winslade, tenor Alastair Miles, bass Alice Coote, mezzo soprano Sally Matthews, soprano London Symphony Chorus Friday 16 April 2004 Harry Christophers St. Matthew Passion BACH Stephen Roberts, baritone John Mark Ainsley, tenor Malin Hartelius, soprano Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo soprano Kenneth Tarver, tenor René Pape, bass Bas Ramselaar, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 18 April 2004 Harry Christophers St. Matthew Passion BACH Stephen Roberts, baritone John Mark Ainsley, tenor Malin Hartelius, soprano Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo soprano Kenneth Tarver, tenor René Pape, bass Bas Ramselaar, bass London Symphony Chorus Saturday 1 May 2004 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 1, ‘Classical’ PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 2 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 3 PROKOFIEV Sunday 2 May 2004 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 1, ‘Classical’ PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 4 (original version) PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Wednesday 5 May 2004 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 6 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 7 PROKOFIEV Thursday 6 May 2004 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 1, ‘Classical’ PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 4 (original version) PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Saturday 8 May 2004 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 6 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 7 PROKOFIEV Monday 17 May 2004 Sir Colin Davis Falstaff (concert performance) VERDI Alasdair Elliott, tenor Michele Pertusi, bass Anthony Mee, tenor Darren Jeffrey, bass-baritone Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Ana Ibarra Nadal, soprano Marina Domashenko, mezzo soprano Maria José Moreno, soprano Bülent Bezdüz, tenor Carlos Alvarez, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 20 May 2004 Sir Colin Davis Falstaff (concert performance) VERDI Alasdair Elliott, tenor Michele Pertusi, bass Anthony Mee, tenor Darren Jeffrey, bass-baritone Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Ana Ibarra Nadal, soprano Marina Domashenko, mezzo soprano Maria José Moreno, soprano Bülent Bezdüz, tenor Carlos Alvarez, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 23 May 2004 Sir Colin Davis Falstaff (concert performance) VERDI Alasdair Elliott, tenor Michele Pertusi, bass Anthony Mee, tenor Darren Jeffrey, bass-baritone Jane Henschel, mezzo soprano Ana Ibarra Nadal, soprano Marina Domashenko, mezzo soprano Maria José Moreno, soprano Bülent Bezdüz, tenor Carlos Alvarez, baritone London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 26 May 2004 Sir Andrew Davis Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Laura Claycomb, soprano Michelle DeYoung, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Sunday 13 June 2004 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Wednesday 16 June 2004 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 3 BRAHMS Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Thursday 17 June 2004 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 3 BRAHMS Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Wednesday 7 July 2004 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Vadim Repin, violin Thursday 8 July 2004 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Vadim Repin, violin Sunday 11 July 2004 Marin Alsop Prelude, Fugue and Riffs BERNSTEIN Symphony No 2, 'The Age of Anxiety' BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from 'West Side Story' BERNSTEIN I feel pretty from 'West Side Story' BERNSTEIN Somewhere, from 'West Side Story' BERNSTEIN Overture to 'Candide' BERNSTEIN I am easily assimilated from 'Candide' BERNSTEIN Lament from 'Candide' BERNSTEIN 3 Dances from 'On The Town' BERNSTEIN I can cook too from 'On The Town' BERNSTEIN Overture to 'Wonderful Town' BERNSTEIN One hundred easy ways from 'Wonderful Town' BERNSTEIN A little bit in love from 'Wonderful Town' BERNSTEIN Island Magic from 'Trouble in Tahiti' BERNSTEIN Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Kim Criswell, vocals London Symphony Orchestra 2004 - 2005 91st Season Thursday 23 September 2004 (St Paul's Cathedral) Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Christine Brewer, soprano Karen Cargill, mezzo-soprano Robert Gambill, tenor David Pittsinger, bass London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 29 September 2004 Sir Colin Davis LSO Centenary Concertante RICHARD BISSELL Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6 DVOŘÁK Maxim Vengerov, violin Roderick Franks, trumpet David Pyatt, horn Andrew Marriner, clarinet Thursday 30 September 2004 Sir Colin Davis LSO Centenary Concertante RICHARD BISSELL Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6 DVOŘÁK Maxim Vengerov, violin Roderick Franks, trumpet David Pyatt, horn Andrew Marriner, clarinet Friday 8 October 2004 Pierre Boulez Livre pour cordes BOULEZ Piano Concerto No. 3 BARTÓK The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Hélène Grimaud, piano Wednesday 13 October 2004 Pierre Boulez Dérive 2 BOULEZ Symphony No. 7 MAHLER Tuesday 19 October 2004 Pierre Boulez Four Pieces BARTÓK Gesungene Zeit RIHM Notations BOULEZ Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Wednesday 3 November 2004 Mstislav Rostropovich Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila GLINKA Violin Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Nikolaj Znaider, violin Thursday 4 November 2004 Mstislav Rostropovich Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila GLINKA Violin Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Nikolaj Znaider, violin Thursday 11 November 2004 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 1 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Evgeny Kissin, piano Sunday 14 November 2004 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Evgeny Kissin, piano Saturday 20 November 2004 Michael Tilson Thomas Festival Coronation March TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Joshua Bell, violin Wednesday 24 November 2004 François-Xavier Roth Alborada del gracioso RAVEL Danzas peregrines HORATIO SALINAS Concierto de Aranjuez RODRIGO Symphonic Dances from West Side Story BERNSTEIN John Williams, guitar Horacio Duran, charango Richard Harvey, flute Sunday 28 November 2004 Lorin Maazel Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8 BRUCKNER Wednesday 1 December 2004 Lorin Maazel The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave), Overture MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Elisabeth Batiashvili, violin Sunday 5 December 2004 Myung-Whun Chung Overture to Tannhäuser WAGNER Double Concerto BRAHMS Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Gordon Nikolitch, violin Tim Hugh, cello Wednesday 8 December 2004 Daniel Harding Symphony No. 10 (ed. Cooke) MAHLER Sunday 12 December 2004 Bernard Haitink Don Juan RICHARD STRAUSS Horn Concerto No. 1 RICHARD STRAUSS Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS David Pyatt, horn Sunday 19 December 2004 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 96, ‘Miracle’ HAYDN Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Sunday 9 January 2005 Daniel Harding Violin Concerto SCHUMANN Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Gordon Nikolitch, violin Lisa Milne, soprano Sunday 6 February 2005 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 72 HAYDN LSO Centenary Concertante KARL JENKINS Violin Concerto BRAHMS Gordon Nikolitch, violin Gareth Davies, flute John Alley, piano Neil Percy, percussion Sunday 27 February 2005 Sir Colin Davis Sonata for Four Horns TIPPETT The Rose Lake TIPPETT Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Timothy Jones, horn Jonathan Lipton, horn David Pyatt, horn John Ryan, horn Thursday 10 March 2005 Sir Colin Davis Suite for the Birthday of Prince Charles TIPPETT Piano Concerto TIPPETT Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Lang Lang, piano Sunday 20 March 2005 Richard Hickox Violin Concerto ELGAR Symphony No. 1 ELGAR Tasmin Little, violin Wednesday 23 March 2005 Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Fountains of Rome RESPIGHI The Firebird, Suite (1919) STRAVINSKY Ayako Uehara, piano Thursday 7 April 2005 Sir John Eliot Gardiner Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Saturday 16 April 2005 Antonio Pappano Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 2 BRAHMS Daniel Barenboim, piano Sunday 17 April 2005 Antonio Pappano Piano Concerto No. 1 BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 2 BRAHMS Daniel Barenboim, piano Sunday 24 April 2005 Emmanuel Krivine Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune DEBUSSY Violin Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK Scheherazade RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Julia Fischer, violin Thursday 28 April 2005 James DePreist Cello Concerto in C major HAYDN Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Moray Welsh, cello Thursday 5 May 2005 Michael Tilson Thomas Agnegram TILSON THOMAS Piano Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Yefim Bronfman, piano Tuesday 10 May 2005 Sir Colin Davis Mà Vlast SMETANA Sunday 15 May 2005 Sir Colin Davis Mà Vlast SMETANA Wednesday 18 May 2005 Xian Zhang Overture to The Force of Destiny VERDI London Concerto HUW WATKINS Symphony No. 5 TCHAIKOVSKY Rachel Gough, bassoon Gordon Nikolitch, violin Bryn Lewis, harp Sunday 20 May 2005 Antonio Pappano Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront BERNSTEIN Cello Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 2 RACHMANINOV Han-Na Chang, cello Thursday 2 June 2005 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Mayu Kishima, violin Sunday 5 June 2005 Marin Alsop Mass BERNSTEIN Edward Phillips, treble Jubilant Sykes, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 9 June 2005 André Previn Excerpts from The Sea Hawk Suite (arr. Russ) KORNGOLD Tango, Song and Dance PREVIN Piano Concerto for the Left Hand RAVEL Four Last Songs RICHARD STRAUSS Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Renée Fleming, soprano Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Tuesday 14 June 2005 André Previn Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH André Previn, piano Saturday 18 June 2005 André Previn Cello Sonata PREVIN An Alpine Symphony RICHARD STRAUSS Tim Hugh, cello Wednesday 22 June 2005 André Previn Violin Concerto KORNGOLD Symphony No. 1 WALTON Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Wednesday 6 July 2005 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2 EFREM PODGAITS Maxim Vengerov, violin Wednesday 13 July 2005 (St. Paul’s Cathedral) Sir Colin Davis Messa da Requiem VERDI Tamar Iveri, soprano Ildiko Komlosi, soprano Stuart Neill, tenor Orlin Anastassov, bass London Symphony Chorus London Symphony Orchestra 2005 - 2006 92nd Season Sunday 18 September 2005 Sir Colin Davis Pohjola’s Daughter SIBELIUS Kullervo Symphony SIBELIUS Monica Groop, soprano Peter Mattei, baritone Gentlemen of the London Symphony Chorus Friday 23 September 2005 Sir Colin Davis Introduction and Allegro ELGAR Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Symphony No. 1 WALTON Mitsuko Uchida, piano Thursday 6 October 2005 Andrey Boreyko Symphony No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Violin Concerto DVOŘÁK Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin BARTÓK Leonidas Kavakos, violin Sunday 9 October 2005 Sir Colin Davis Pohjola’s Daughter SIBELIUS Kullervo Symphony SIBELIUS Monica Groop, soprano Peter Mattei, baritone Gentlemen of the London Symphony Chorus Saturday 15 October 2005 Valery Gergiev Cello Concerto SCHUMANN Symphony No. 8 SHOSTAKOVICH Johannes Moser, cello Sunday 16 October 2005 Valery Gergiev Dawn on the Moscow River from Khovanshchina (orch. Shostakovich) MUSSORGSKY Dance of the Persian Slave Girls from Khovanshchina (orch. Shostakovich) MUSSORGSKY Symphony No. 7, ‘Leningrad’ SHOSTAKOVICH Sunday 23 October 2005 Daniel Harding Nocturne BRITTEN Wo die Schonen Trompeten blasen & Revelge from 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn' MAHLER Symphony No. 4 BRAHMS Ian Bostridge, tenor Sunday 13 November 2005 Michael Tilson Thomas Romeo and Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 1, ‘Winter Daydreams’ TCHAIKOVSKY Vladimir Feltsman, piano Wednesday 16 November 2005 Bernard Haitink Leonore No. 2, Overture BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin Thursday 17 November 2005 Bernard Haitink Leonore No. 2, Overture BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin Monday 21 November 2005 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 2 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Tuesday 22 November 2005 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 2 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Saturday 26 November 2005 Bernard Haitink Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN Gordon Nikolitch, violin Tim Hugh, cello Lars Vogt, piano Sunday 27 November 2005 Bernard Haitink Triple Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastoral’ BEETHOVEN Gordon Nikolitch, violin Tim Hugh, cello Lars Vogt, piano Thursday 1 December 2005 Marin Alsop Tragic Overture BRAHMS Serenade BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’ TCHAIKOVSKY James Ehnes, violin Sunday 4 December 2005 Sir Colin Davis Introduction and Allegro ELGAR Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 1 WALTON Midori, violin Sunday 11 December 2005 Sir Colin Davis The Dream of Gerontius ELGAR Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 13 December 2005 Sir Colin Davis The Dream of Gerontius ELGAR Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano Ben Heppner, tenor Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 5 January 2006 Bernard Haitink Piano Concerto No. 27 MOZART Symphony No. 5 SHOSTAKOVICH Murray Perahia, piano Sunday 8 January 2006 Bernard Haitink Piano Concerto No. 20 MOZART Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Murray Perahia, piano Tuesday 24 January 2006 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Maxim Vengerov, violin Wednesday 25 January 2006 Mstislav Rostropovich Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Maxim Vengerov, violin Sunday 5 February 2006 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 36, ‘Linz’ MOZART Symphony No. 4 SHOSTAKOVICH Sunday 19 February 2006 Sir Colin Davis Missa solemnis BEETHOVEN Soile Isokoski, soprano Sara Mingardo, contralto Pavol Breslik, tenor Franz-Josef Selig, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 21 February 2006 Sir Colin Davis Missa solemnis BEETHOVEN Soile Isokoski, soprano Sara Mingardo, contralto Pavol Breslik, tenor Franz-Josef Selig, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 26 February 2006 Sir Colin Davis Posthorn Serenade MOZART Mass in C major BEETHOVEN Sally Matthews, soprano Sara Mingardo, contralto John Mark Ainsley, tenor Alastair Miles, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 28 February 2006 Myung-Whun Chung Piano Concerto No. 1 CHOPIN Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Yundi Li, piano Friday 3 March 2006 Myung-Whun Chung Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel) MUSSORGSKY Maxim Vengerov, violin Saturday 2 April 2006 Sir John Eliot Gardiner Overture to Rosamunde SCHUBERT Piano Concerto No. 3 BARTÓK Symphony No. 9, ‘Great’ SCHUBERT Piotr Anderszewski, piano Thursday 6 April 2006 Donald Runnicles Serenade for Strings ELGAR Piano Concerto No. 25 MOZART Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Andreas Haefliger, piano Thursday 13 April 2006 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 14 SHOSTAKOVICH Vladimir Ognovenko, bass Wednesday 19 April 2006 Bernard Haitink Leonore, Overture No. 3 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Murray Perahia, piano Thursday 20 April 2006 Bernard Haitink Leonore, Overture No. 3 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Murray Perahia, piano Monday 24 April 2006 Bernard Haitink Overture to Fidelio BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Tuesday 25 April 2006 Bernard Haitink Overture to Fidelio BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 BEETHOVEN Saturday 29 April 2006 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Twyla Robinson, soprano Karen Cargill, mezzo soprano John Mac Master, tenor Gerald Finley, bass baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 30 April 2006 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ BEETHOVEN Twyla Robinson, soprano Karen Cargill, mezzo soprano John Mac Master, tenor Gerald Finley, bass baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 4 May 2006 Yuri Temirkanov Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Concert Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Hélène Grimaud, piano Sunday 7 May 2006 Yuri Temirkanov Violin Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Elisabeth Batiashvili, violin Tuesday 23 May 2006 Sir Colin Davis Fidelio (concert performance) BEETHOVEN Oleg Bryjak, bass baritone John MacMaster, tenor Christine Brewer, soprano Sally Matthews, soprano Andrew Kennedy, tenor Darren Jeffrey, bass-baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 25 May 2006 Sir Colin Davis Fidelio (concert performance) BEETHOVEN Oleg Bryjak, bass baritone John MacMaster, tenor Christine Brewer, soprano Sally Matthews, soprano Andrew Kennedy, tenor Darren Jeffrey, bass-baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 4 June 2006 Richard Hickox Overture to The Wasps VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Cello Concerto ELGAR A Sea Symphony (Symphony No. 1) VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Moray Welsh, cello Susan Gritton, soprano Gerald Finlay, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 8 June 2006 Thomas Adès Powder Her Face (concert performance) ADÈS Mary Plazas, soprano Daniel Norman, tenor Valdine Anderson, soprano Stephen Richardson, bass Thursday 15 June 2006 Yakov Kreizberg Piano Concerto No. 5, ‘Emperor’ BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’ SHOSTAKOVICH Stephen Hough, piano Sunday 25 June 2006 Paavo Järvi Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Lilli Paasikivi, contralto Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 27 June 2006 (St. Paul’s Cathedral) Tadaaki Otaka A German Requiem BRAHMS Hiromi Omura, soprano Christopher Maltman, baritone London Symphony Chorus Sunday 2 July 2006 Ilan Volkov Violin Concerto No. 1 BRUCH Concerto for Orchestra BARTÓK Sarah Chang, violin Wednesday 5 July 2006 Roland Boer Serenata notturna MOZART Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola MOZART Ballet Music from Idomeneo MOZART Symphony No. 29 MOZART Janine Jansen, violin Julian Rachlin, viola London Symphony Orchestra 2006 - 2007 93rd Season Saturday 23 September 2006 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Evgeny Kissin, piano Sunday 24 September 2006 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto SCHUMANN Symphony No. 1 SIBELIUS Evgeny Kissin, piano Wednesday 27 September 2006 Sir Colin Davis Les Franc-Juges, Overture BERLIOZ Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Evgeny Kissin, piano Thursday 28 September 2006 Sir Colin Davis Les Franc-Juges, Overture BERLIOZ Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS Evgeny Kissin, piano Sunday 1 October 2006 Xian Zhang The Desert Music (arr. Alan Pierson) REICH Three Movements REICH The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Synergy Vocals Thursday 9 November 2006 Sir John Eliot Gardner Concerto for Double String Orchestra MARTINŮ Piano Concerto No. 17 MOZART Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Saturday 11 November 2006 Richard Hickox Piano Concerto GRIEG The Planets HOLST Lars Vogt, piano Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 12 November 2006 Richard Hickox Piano Concerto GRIEG The Planets HOLST Lars Vogt, piano Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 19 November 2006 David Zinman Piano Concerto No. 25 MOZART Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Alfred Brendel, piano Sunday 26 November 2006 Marin Alsop Fearful Symmetries ADAMS Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Sunday 3 December 2006 Sir Colin Davis The Childhood of Christ BERLIOZ Karen Cargill, soprano Ian Bostridge, tenor Matthew Rose, bass Peter Rose, bass Tenebrae Choir Sunday 10 December 2006 Sir Colin Davis The Messiah HANDEL Susan Gritton, soprano Sara Mingardo, contralto Mark Padmore, tenor Alastair Miles, bass Tenebrae Choir Tuesday 12 December 2006 Sir Colin Davis The Messiah HANDEL Susan Gritton, soprano Sara Mingardo, contralto Mark Padmore, tenor Alastair Miles, bass Tenebrae Choir Sunday 17 December 2006 Antonio Pappano Francesca da Rimini TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 2 SAINT-SAËNS Symphonic Dances RACHMANINOV Simon Trpceski, piano Saturday 6 January 2007 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 35, ‘Haffner’ MOZART Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Enigma Variations ELGAR Emanuel Ax, piano Sunday 7 January 2007 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 35, ‘Haffner’ MOZART Piano Concerto No. 22 MOZART Enigma Variations ELGAR Emanuel Ax, piano Saturday 13 January 2007 Valery Gergiev Fairytale Poem GUBAIDULINA Offertorium GUBAIDULINA Sarabande from Partita No. 2 BACH Pro et Contra GUBAIDULINA Leonidas Kavakos, violin Tuesday 23 January 2007 Valery Gergiev King of the Stars STRAVINSKY Scythian Suite PROKOFIEV Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments STRAVINSKY The Firebird (complete) STRAVINSKY Alexander Toradze, piano Gentlemen of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 28 January 2007 John Adams Slonimsky’s Earbox ADAMS The Dharma at Big Sur ADAMS On the Transmigration of Souls ADAMS Leila Josefowicz, violin London Symphony Chorus New London Children’s Choir Thursday 1 February 2007 John Adams Short Ride in a Fast Machine ADAMS Violin Concerto ADAMS Naïve and Sentimental Music ADAMS Midori, violin Sunday 18 February 2007 Mark Elder Jealousy Overture JANACEK Violin Concerto BRAHMS The Fiddler’s Child JANACEK Taras Bulba JANACEK Joshua Bell, violin Wednesday 21 February 2007 Sir Colin Davis The Confession of Isobel Gowdie MacMILLAN Piano Concerto No. 13 MOZART Symphony No. 6 DVOŘÁK Mitsuko Uchida, piano Thursday 22 February 2007 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 2 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 13 MOZART Symphony No. 6 DVOŘÁK Mitsuko Uchida, piano Saturday 3 March 2007 Sir Colin Davis The Confession of Isobel Gowdie MacMILLAN Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Mitsuko Uchida, piano Tuesday 6 March 2007 Sir Colin Davis Stomp (with Fate and Elvira) MacMILLAN Piano Concerto No. 21 MOZART Symphony No. 4 TCHAIKOVSKY Mitsuko Uchida, piano Musicians from Guidhall School of Music and Drama Friday 9 March 2007 Michael Tilson Thomas Variations for Winds, Strings and Keyboards REICH Stargazer JONATHAN DOVE Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Ian Bousfield, trombone Sally Matthews, soprano Sunday 11 March 2007 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Sally Matthews, soprano Karen Cargill, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 22 March 2007 Daniel Harding Suite from Hippolyte and Aricie RAMEAU Symphony No. 7 MAHLER Sunday 25 March 2007 Daniel Harding The Golden Spinning Wheel DVOŘÁK Violin Concerto BERG Symphony No. 9, ‘From the New World’ DVOŘÁK Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin Thursday 29 March 2007 Valery Gergiev Symphonies of Wind Instruments STRAVINSKY La Mer DEBUSSY Seven, They are Seven PROKOFIEV Prélude á l’après-midi d’un faune DEBUSSY The Rite of Spring STRAVINSKY Avgust Amonov, tenor London Symphony Chorus Thursday 12 April 2007 Daniel Harding Mémoriale BOULEZ Piano Concerto in G major RAVEL Symphonie Fantastique BERLIOZ Lang Lang, piano Tuesday 8 May 2007 Ion Marin Overture to Nabucco VERDI ‘Caro mio ben’ GIORDANI ‘Lascia ch’io pianga’ from Rinaldo HANDEL Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana MASCAGNI ‘Stridono lassù’ from Pagliacci LEONCAVALLO ‘Ch’il bel sogno di Doretta’ from La rondine PUCCINI ‘In quelle trine morbide’ from Manon Lescaut PUCCINI Habanera from Carmen BIZET Romeo and Juliet TCHAIKOVSKY ‘O mio babbino caro’ from Gianni Schicchi PUCCINI ‘Un bel dì vedremo’ from Madama Butterfly PUCCINI Angela Gheroghiu, soprano Wednesday 9 May 2007 Daniel Harding In-Schrift WOLFGANG RIHM Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Sunday 13 May 2007 Valery Gergiev Four Portraits and Denouement from 'The Gambler' PROKOFIEV Symphonic fragments from 'Le martyre de Saint Sebastien' DEBUSSY Oedipus Rex STRAVINSKY Simon Callow, narrator Zlata Bulycheva, mezzo soprano Oleg Balashov, tenor Evgeny Nikitin, bass Fedor Kuznetsov, bass Alexander Timchenko, tenor Gentlemen of the London Symphony Chorus Monday 14 May 2007 Valery Gergiev Symphony in C STRAVINSKY Nocturnes DEBUSSY Suite from Romeo and Juliet PROKOFIEV Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Thursday 24 May 2007 Myung-Whun Chung Piano Concerto No. 23 MOZART Symphony No. 7 BRUCKNER Piotr Anderszewski, piano Sunday 3 June 2007 Richard Hickox The Dream of Gerontius ELGAR Anna Larsson, mezzo soprano Philip Langridge, tenor Peter Coleman-Wright, baritone London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 13 June 2007 Valery Gergiev Symphony in Three Movements STRAVINSKY Violin Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Three Preludes (orch. Colin Matthews) DEBUSSY Petrushka (1911) STRAVINSKY Vadim Repin, violin Thursday 14 June 2007 Valery Gergiev Les Noces (1923 version) STRAVINSKY First Rhapsody for Clarinet DEBUSSY October Cantata PROKOFIEV Andrew Marriner, clarinet Irina Vasilieva, soprano Olga Savova, mezzo soprano Andrei Ilyushnikov, tenor Gennady Bezzubenkov, bass Members of the Mariinsky Chorus London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 26 June 2007 Sir Colin Davis Benvenuto Cellini (concert performance) BERLIOZ Gregory Kunde, tenor Laura Claycomb, soprano Darren Jeffery, bass baritone Peter Coleman-Wright, baritone Andrew Kennedy, tenor Isabelle Cals, mezzo soprano Jacques Imbrailo, baritone John Relyea, bass baritone Andrew Foster-Williams bass baritone Alasdair Elliot, tenor London Symphony Chorus Friday 29 June 2007 Sir Colin Davis Benvenuto Cellini (concert performance) BERLIOZ Gregory Kunde, tenor Laura Claycomb, soprano Darren Jeffery, bass baritone Peter Coleman-Wright, baritone Andrew Kennedy, tenor Isabelle Cals, mezzo soprano Jacques Imbrailo, baritone John Relyea, bass baritone Andrew Foster-Williams bass baritone Alasdair Elliot, tenor London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 3 July 2007 Yan Pascal Tortelier Piano Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Métaboles DUTILLEUX Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe RAVEL Barry Douglas, piano London Symphony Orchestra 2007 - 2008 94th Season Monday 24 September 2007 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 3 MAHLER Anna Larsson, contralto Ladies of the London Symphony Chorus Tiffin Boys’ Choir Thursday 27 September 2007 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 3 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Evgeny Kissin, piano Sunday 30 September 2007 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto No. 27 MOZART Requiem (compl. Süssmayr) MOZART Mitsuko Uchida, piano Marie Arnet, soprano Anna Stéphany, mezzo-soprano Andrew Kennedy, tenor Darren Jeffery, bass London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 3 October 2007 Sir Colin Davis Violin Concerto ELGAR Requiem (compl. Süssmayr) MOZART Gidon Kremer, violin Marie Arnet, soprano Anna Stéphany, mezzo-soprano Andrew Kennedy, tenor Darren Jeffery, bass London Symphony Chorus Sunday 7 October 2007 Sir Colin Davis The Creation HAYDN Sally Matthews, soprano Ian Bostridge, tenor Dietrich Henschel, baritone London Symphony Chorus Thursday 11 October 2007 Michal Dworzynski Othello, Overture DVOŘÁK Piano Concerto DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano Sunday 14 October 2007 Daniel Harding Sinfonietta JANACEK Act 2 from Jenůfa JANACEK Angela Denoke, soprano Elizabeth Connell, soprano Christopher Ventris, tenor David Kuebler, tenor Saturday 27 October 2007 André Previn In tempus praesens (Violin Concerto No. 2) GUBAIDULINA Symphony No. 5 PROKOFIEV Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 4 November 2007 Marin Alsop Dances from West Side Story for Percussion and Chamber Orchestra BERNSTEIN Der Gerettete Alberich CHRISTOPHER ROUSE Symphony No. 3 COPLAND Evelyn Glennie, percussion Thursday 8 November 2007 Kristjan Järvi An American in Paris GERSHWIN Piano Concerto GERSHWIN Harmonielehre ADAMS Wayne Marshall, piano Sunday 11 November 2007 Kristjan Järvi Central Park in the Dark IVES Rhapsody in Blue GERSHWIN The Unanswered Question IVES Amériques VARÈSE Wayne Marshall, piano Wednesday 14 November 2007 Ilan Volkov Viola Concerto BARTÓK Symphony No. 10 SHOSTAKOVICH Yuri Bashmet, viola Saturday 17 November 2007 Richard Hickox Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Knoxville: Summer of 1915 BARBER Carmina Burana ORFF Laura Claycomb, soprano Barry Banks, tenor Christopher Maltman, baritone Jesus Duque, treble London Symphony Chorus Tiffin Boys’ Choir Sunday 18 November 2007 Richard Hickox Chichester Psalms BERNSTEIN Knoxville: Summer of 1915 BARBER Carmina Burana ORFF Laura Claycomb, soprano Barry Banks, tenor Christopher Maltman, baritone Jesus Duque, treble London Symphony Chorus Tiffin Boys’ Choir Thursday 22 November 2007 Valery Gergiev Cello Concerto No. 1 (orch. Shostakovich) TISHCHENKO Symphony No. 6 MAHLER Tim Hugh, cello Friday 7 December 2007 Daniel Harding Billy Budd (concert performance) BRITTEN Ian Bostridge, tenor Nathan Gunn, baritone John Relyea, bass Neal Davies, baritone Jonathan Lemalu, bass Matthew Rose, bass Alasdair Elliott, tenor Daniel Teadt, baritone Matthew Best, bass baritone Andrew Kennedy, tenor Andrew Tortise, tenor Mark Stone, baritone Adam Green, baritone Darren Jeffery, bass baritone Andrew Staples, tenor Roderick Williams baritone Gentlemen of the London Symphony Chorus Members of LSO St. Luke’s Youth Choir Sunday 9 December 2007 Daniel Harding Billy Budd (concert performance) BRITTEN Ian Bostridge, tenor Nathan Gunn, baritone John Relyea, bass Neal Davies, baritone Jonathan Lemalu, bass Matthew Rose, bass Alasdair Elliott, tenor Daniel Teadt, baritone Matthew Best, bass baritone Andrew Kennedy, tenor Andrew Tortise, tenor Mark Stone, baritone Adam Green, baritone Darren Jeffery, bass baritone Andrew Staples, tenor Roderick Williams baritone Gentlemen of the London Symphony Chorus Members of LSO St. Luke’s Youth Choir Wednesday 12 December 2007 Sir Colin Davis King Lear, Overture BERLIOZ Les nuits d’été BERLIOZ Harold in Italy BERLIOZ Anne Schwanewilms, soprano Tabea Zimmermann, viola Sunday 16 December 2007 Sir Colin Davis Piano Concerto TIPPETT A Child of our Time TIPPETT Lang Lang, piano Inda Thomas, soprano Mihoko Fujimura, contralto Steve Davislim, tenor Matthew Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Tuesday 18 December 2007 Sir Colin Davis Enigma Variations ELGAR A Child of our Time TIPPETT Inda Thomas, soprano Mihoko Fujimura, contralto Steve Davislim, tenor Matthew Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Thursday 20 December 2007 François-Xavier Roth The Sorcerer’s Apprentice DUKAS Flute and Harp Concerto MOZART Symphony No. 3, ‘Organ’ SAINT-SAËNS Sir James Galway, flute Bryn Lewis, harp Daniel Roth, organ Saturday 12 January 2008 Valery Gergiev Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 4 MAHLER Leonidas Kavakos, violin Laura Claycomb, soprano Sunday 13 January 2008 Valery Gergiev Pelleas und Melisande SCHOENBERG Symphony No. 1 MAHLER Tuesday 22 January 2008 Sir John Eliot Gardiner Symphony No. 2 BEETHOVEN Leonore No. 2, Overture BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN Thursday 7 February 2008 Sir John Eliot Gardiner Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3, ‘Eroica’ BEETHOVEN Maria João Pires, piano Sunday 10 February 2008 Michael Tilson Thomas Symphony No. 8 DVOŘÁK Glagolitic Mass JANACEK Measha Brueggergosman, soprano Karen Cargill, mezzo soprano Stuart Skelton, tenor Matthew Rose, bass London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 13 February 2008 Vasily Petrenko Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 15 SHOSTAKOVICH Ayako Uehara, piano Thursday 21 February 2008 Leif Segerstam Violin Concerto No. 1 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS Sarah Chang, violin Sunday 24 February 2008 Yuri Temirkanov Violin Concerto No. 1 PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 13, ‘Babi Yar’ SHOSTAKOVICH Sayaka Shoji, violin Sergei Leiferkus, bass Gentlemen of the London Symphony Chorus Sunday 2 March 2008 Xian Zhang Alexander Nevsky (film score accompanying film) PROKOFIEV Anna Stéphany, mezzo soprano London Symphony Chorus Thursday 6 March 2008 Valery Gergiev Symphony No. 4 KARETNIKOV Symphony No. 5 MAHLER Friday 7 March 2008 Valery Gergiev Chamber Symphony No. 1 SCHOENBERG Symphony No. 7 MAHLER Thursday 27 March 2008 Daniel Harding Symphony No. 14 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 9, ‘Great’ SCHUBERT Olga Sergeeva, soprano Sergei Leiferkus, bass Sunday 30 March 2008 Daniel Harding Violin Concerto No. 2 PROKOFIEV Spring Symphony BRITTEN Viktoria Mullova, violin Susan Gritton, soprano Sarah Connolly, contralto Mark Padmore, tenor London Symphony Chorus Tiffin Boys’ Choir Thursday 3 April 2008 Daniel Harding Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY The Firebird, Suite (1911) STRAVINSKY Midori, violin Sunday 6 April 2008 Daniel Harding Violin Concerto BRITTEN Symphony No. 2 BRAHMS Midori, violin Sunday 20 April 2008 Valery Gergiev Metamorphosen RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Elena Mosuc, soprano Zlata Bulycheva, mezzo-soprano London Symphony Chorus Monday 21 April 2008 Valery Gergiev Metamorphosen RICHARD STRAUSS Symphony No. 2, ‘Resurrection’ MAHLER Elena Mosuc, soprano Zlata Bulycheva, mezzo-soprano London Symphony Chorus Sunday 27 April 2008 Sir Colin Davis St. John Passion MacMILLAN Christopher Maltman, baritone London Symphony Chorus Wednesday 30 April 2008 Pierre Boulez Concerto for Two Pianos and Percussion BARTÓK Five Orchestral Pieces SCHOENBERG Chant du Rossignol STRAVINSKY Notations I, VII, IV, III, II BOULEZ Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano Tamara Stefanovich, piano Neil Percy, percussion Nigel Thomas, timpani/percussion Sunday 11 May 2008 Pierre Boulez Die glückliche Hand SCHOENBERG Osiris MATTHIAS PINTSCHER Duke Bluebeard’s Castle BARTÓK Michelle DeYoung, mezzo soprano Peter Fried, bass BBC Singers Thursday 15 May 2008 Gianandrea Noseda Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 11, ‘The Year 1905’ SHOSTAKOVICH Janine Jansen, violin Friday 23 May 2008 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 5 SCHUBERT Symphony No. 7 BRUCKNER Sunday 1 June 2008 Sir Colin Davis Symphony No. 8, ‘Unfinished’ SCHUBERT Symphony No. 6 BRUCKNER Thursday 5 June 2008 Valery Gergiev Adagio from Symphony No. 10 MAHLER Symphony No. 9 MAHLER Sunday 8 June 2008 Bernard Haitink Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART An Alpine Symphony RICHARD STRAUSS Alfred Brendel, piano Tuesday 10 June 2008 Bernard Haitink Piano Concerto No. 24 MOZART An Alpine Symphony RICHARD STRAUSS Alfred Brendel, piano Sunday 15 June 2008 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 25 MOZART Das Rosenband, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Freundliche Vision, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Ruhe, meine Seele!, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Wiegenlied, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Die heiligen drei Könige, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Felicity Lott, soprano Tuesday 17 June 2008 Bernard Haitink Symphony No. 25 MOZART Das Rosenband, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Freundliche Vision, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Ruhe, meine Seele!, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Wiegenlied, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Die heiligen drei Könige, concert aria RICHARD STRAUSS Ein Heldenleben RICHARD STRAUSS Felicity Lott, soprano Sunday 22 June 2008 André Previn Eine kleine Nachtmusik MOZART Symphony No. 39 MOZART Violin Concerto BRAHMS Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Sunday 29 June 2008 Sir Colin Davis The Oceanides SIBELIUS Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 4 SIBELIUS Nikolaj Znaider, violin Wednesday 2 July 2008 Sir Colin Davis The Oceanides SIBELIUS Violin Concerto SIBELIUS Symphony No. 4 SIBELIUS Nikolaj Znaider, violin

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