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REPERTOIRE

All repertoire is
subject to change

SOCHI (9 SEPTEMBER)


Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Rachmaninov – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (piano: Miroslav Kultyshev)
Interval

Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Shostakovich – Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra:
March, Polka, Waltz, Finale

SOCHI (10 SEPTEMBER)


Elgar – Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1
Britten – Young Apollo (piano: Ilya Chirskov)
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture

Interval


Prokofiev – Extracts from Romeo & Juliet: 

Montagues and Capulets, Death of Tybalt, Romeo at Juliet’s Grave, The Death of Juliet

MOSCOW (12 SEPTEMBER)


Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Rachmaninov – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (piano: Miroslav Kultyshev)

Interval


Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes

Shostakovich – Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra:
March, Polka, Waltz, Finale

MOSCOW (14 SEPTEMBER)


Elgar – Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1
Britten – Young Apollo
 (piano: Ilya Chirskov)
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture

Interval
Prokofiev – Extracts from Romeo & Juliet:
Montagues and Capulets, Death of Tybalt, Romeo at Juliet’s Grave, The Death of Juliet

Shostakovich – Symphonic Poem Execution of Stepan Razin (bass: Alexei Antonov ​chorus: Choir of the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow)

ST PETERSBURG (15 SEPTEMBER)


Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Rachmaninov – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (piano: Miroslav Kultyshev)

Interval


Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes

Shostakovich – Symphonic Poem Execution of Stepan Razin

(bass/chorus: Alexei Antonov / Choir of the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow)

BIRMINGHAM (17 SEPTEMBER)


Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Rachmaninov – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (piano: Pavel Kolesnikov)

Interval

Prokofiev – Extracts from Romeo & Juliet:

Montagues and Capulets, Death of Tybalt, Romeo at Juliet’s Grave
Shostakovich – Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra:
March, Waltz, Finale
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture

NOTTINGHAM (18 SEPTEMBER)


Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes with readings from George Crabbe's poem The Borough
Vaughan Williams – The Lark Ascending
 (violin: Jennifer Pike)
with readings from George Meredith's poem The Lark Ascending
(actors: Edward Fox, Freddie Fox)
Prokofiev – Extracts from Romeo & Juliet:
Montagues and Capulets, Death of Tybalt, Romeo at Juliet’s Grave
Interval


Shostakovich – Hamlet, op. 116, for Actors and Orchestra (arr. Jan Latham-Koenig)

(actors: Edward Fox, Freddie Fox)

Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture

LEEDS (19 SEPTEMBER)


Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture

Rachmaninov – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (piano: Pavel Kolesnikov)
Interval

Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Shostakovich – Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra:
March, Waltz, Finale

MANCHESTER (21 SEPTEMBER)


Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Rachmaninov – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (piano: Pavel Kolesnikov)
Interval

Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
S
hostakovich – Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra:
March, Polka, Waltz, Finale

EDINBURGH (22 SEPTEMBER)


Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Vaughan Williams – The Lark Ascending
 (violin: Jennifer Pike)
Shostakovich – Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra:
March, Polka, Waltz, Finale
Interval


Prokofiev – Extracts from Romeo & Juliet:
Montagues and Capulets, Death of Tybalt, Romeo at Juliet’s Grave, The Death of Juliet
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture

BASINGSTOKE (24 SEPTEMBER)


Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Vaughan Williams – The Lark Ascending

 (violin: Jennifer Pike)
Shostakovich – Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra
March, Polka, Waltz, Finale

Interval


Shostakovich – Hamlet, op. 116 
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture

LONDON (25 SEPTEMBER)


Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Rachmaninov – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (piano: Pavel Kolesnikov)

Interval


Britten – Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes with readings from George Crabbe's poem The Borough

Shostakovich – Hamlet, op. 116, for Actors and Orchestra (arr. Jan Latham-Koenig)

(actors: Edward Fox, Freddie Fox)

BRITTEN-SHOSTAKOVICH FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA  

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR JAN LATHAM-KOENIG