Repertoire

A select list of repertoire performed with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, English Chamber Orchestra, London Mozart Players, London Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Choir and Orchestra of the University of London, Oxford Chamber Orchestra, Ealing Choral Society, Bernwode Singers, Newbury Symphony Orchestra, Crendon Chamber Orchestra, Slough Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra, North Herts Guild of Singers and at GSMD, at Piggott’s Music Camp. Venues include the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Blackheath Concert Hall, The Duke’s Hall (RAM), Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford Playhouse and Holywell Music Room.

MALCOLM ARNOLD Commonwealth Christmas Overture, Horn Concerto no. 2

J S BACH Cantata Darzu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes BWV 40, Cantata Wachet! betet! betet! wachet! BWV 70, Cantata Du sollt Gott, deinen Herren, lieben BWV 77, Cantata Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir BWV 130, Cantata Erschallet, ihr Lieder, erklinget, ihr Saiten! BWV 172, Motet Jesu, meine Freude BWV 227, Mass in B minor BWV 232, Magnificat in D BWV 243, St John Passion BWV 245, Christmas Oratorio BWV 248, Double Violin Concerto in D minor BWV 1043, Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051, Orchestral Suite no. 2 in B minor BWV 1067

BARBER Adagio for Strings, Violin Concerto (with David Le Page)

BARTOK Divertimento for Strings, Rumanian Dances

BEETHOVEN Elegischer Gesang op. 118, Overture to Coriolan, Mass in C op. 86, Symphonies nos. 2, 3, 4, 5 & 8, Violin Concerto

BERLIOZ Les nuits d’été, Symphonie fantastique

BERNSTEIN Chichester Psalms, Overture to Candide

BORODIN ‘Polovtsian Dances’ from Prince Igor (with chorus), Symphony no. 2

BIZET Suites 1-3 from Carmen

BRAHMS Requiem, Sieben Lieder, Schicksalslied, ‘Tragic’ Overture, Symphonies 1 & 4, Violin Concerto

BRITTEN Ballad of Heroes, Cantata Misericordium, Ceremony of Carols, Deus in adjutorium, Hymn of St Columba, Hymn to St Peter Missa Brevis, Rejoice in the Lamb, St Nicolas, Serenade for tenor, horn and strings, King Arthur, Simple Symphony, Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge

BRUCKNER Motets, Symphony no. 6

CHARPENTIER Actéon & the Marian antiphons for upper voices

COPLAND Appalachian Spring, Suite from Rodeo

DEBUSSY Danses sacrée et profane, Prélude à ‘L’après-midi d’un faune’, Trois Nocturnes

DURUFLÉ Requiem

DVORAK Mass in D, Overture ‘Carnival’, Symphonies nos. 8 & 9

ELGAR Elegy for strings, Introduction and Allegro, Serenade for strings, Sospiri, Spirit of England, Variations for orchestra ‘Enigma’

FAURÉ Messe basse, Requiem, Elegy, Pavane, Pelléas et Mélisande

FANSHAWE African Sanctus

FINZI Dies natalis (with Adrian Thompson), In terra pax, Requiem da camera, Five Bagatelles for clarinet and orchestra, Eclogue, Prelude, Romance

GLINKA Overture to Ruslan und Ludmila

GRIEG ‘Holberg’ Suite, ‘Peer Gynt’ Suite

HANDEL Concerti grossi op. 6, nos. 1, 6 & 12, Coronation Anthems,Dixit dominus, Messiah, Nisi dominus, Te Deum H282

HAYDN Guardian Spirit’s Aria’ (from Alfred, King of Anglo-Saxons), The Creation, ‘Nelson’ Mass, Seven Words from the Cross (excerpts), Te Deum, Trumpet Concerto, Symphonies nos. 45 & 104

HOLST The Hymn of Jesus, Two Psalms, Brook Green Suite, The Planets, St Paul’s Suite, Somerset Rhapsody

JANÁCEK The Cunning Little Vixen (Assistant)

KODALY Missa Brevis

LAURIDSEN Lux Aeterna

MACMILLAN As others see us…

MENDELSSOHN Fair Melusine, Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture and incidental music, String Symphony no. 12, Violin Concerto

MARTINU Miracle of our Lady, act 2 ‘Mariken of Nijmegen’ (in my own translation)

MONDONVILLE Dominus regnavit

MOZART Idomeneo, Le nozze di Figaro, Zaïde, Die Zauberflöte, ‘Coronation’ Mass, Mass in C minor, Missa Solemnis, Requiem, Vesperae de Dominica, Vesperae de Confessore, Divertimenti K136-8, Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Horn Concerto no. 4, Violin Concerto in A, Sinfonie concertante, Overture to Die Entführung aus dem Serail, Overture to La clemenza di Tito, Symphonies nos. 25, 29 & 41

NIELSEN Flute Concerto, Clarinet Concerto, Symphony no. 4

OFFENBACH Tales of Hoffmann (fully staged)

ORFF Carmina Burana

PART De profundis, Fratres for strings

POULENC Gloria, Litanies à la vierge noire, Organ Concerto

PROKOFIEV Lieutenant Kijé, Peter and the Wolf, Violin Concertos nos. 1 & 2

PUCCINI La bohème (fully staged), Tosca (semi-staged)

RAMEAU Anacréon (1754, semi-staged with dance), Dardanus (fully staged), Les fêtes d’Hébé (fully staged), In convertendo dominus, Pigmalion (semi-staged with dance), Zaïs (semi-staged with dance), Extracts from Les Boréades, Dardanus, Les fêtes de Polymnie and Naïs

RAVEL Trois chansons, Trois chansons de Stephane Mallarmé, Bolero, Daphnis et Chloé (complete), Ma mère l’oye (suite & ballet)

ROSSINI Count Ory (fully staged), Petite Messe Solenelle, Overture to An Italian girl in Algiers, Overture to William Tell

SAINT-SAENS Carnival of the Animals, Symphony no. 3 ‘Organ’

SCHUBERT Mass in G, Symphony no. 8 ‘Unfinished’

SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto no. 1, Chamber Symphonies opp. 83a and 110a (arr. Barshai), Festive Overture, Symphonies nos. 10 & 12, Symphony for Strings

SIBELIUS En saga, Finlandia, Karelia, Rakastava, Suite champêtre, Symphonies nos. 1 & 2

SMETANA Vltava

STRAUSS Horn Concerto no. 1

STRAVINSKY Firebird (Suites from 1919 & 1945), Mass, Motets, Oedipus rex, Suite no. 1 for small orchestra, Symphony of Psalms

SUK Serenade for Strings

TCHAIKOVSKY Eugene Onegin (fully staged), Serenade for Strings, Symphonies 5 & 6

TIPPETT ‘Five Spirituals’ from Child of our time, Concerto for double string orchestra, Little Music for String Orchestra

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Dona nobis pacem, Fantasia on Christmas Carols, Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis, Five Variants on ‘Dives and Lazarus’, The Lark Ascending, On Wenlock Edge

VERDI Overture to The force of destiny, Requiem, Stabat mater

VARESE Octandre

VIVALDI Credo, Dixit dominus, Gloria, Magnificat, The Four Seasons

VON SUPPE Beautiful Galathea overture, Light Cavalry overture

WAGNER Siegfried Idyll, Tristan und Isolde (Assistant)

WALTON Suite from the Battle of Britain, Crown Imperial, Façade, Two movements from Henry V

WEBER Overture to Oberon

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