The Gift

As part of the ‘Wagner 200’ celebrations marking the 200th anniversary of Richard Wagner’s birth, Aurora presents a narrated re-creation of the events surrounding the premiere of Siegfried Idyll.

BBC Proms 2013

Aurora makes its debut late-night appearance for the BBC Proms with a characteristically eclectic programme of American music, ranging from Nancarrow to Glass.

Musikfest Bremen

Mahler (arr. Iain Farrington) Das Lied von der Erde Andrew Staples tenor Christianne Stotijn mezzo-soprano Nicholas Collon conductor Following its successful debut appearance at Musikfest Bremen in 2012, Aurora returns in 2013 with a performance of Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde. Composed between 1907-09, during a time of great personal tragedy, Mahler’s ‘Song of the Earth’ has… Read more »

Contrasts

Opening this year’s Kings Place Festival, this programme showcases the virtuosity of four of Aurora’s principal players: Thom Gould, Timothy Orpen, Nicolas Fleury and John Reid.

Storytelling with Debussy

Spin with snowflakes, meet the girl with the flaxen hair and help send a wandering elephant to sleep…

Wayne McGregor | Random Dance

Internationally-acclaimed choreographer Wayne McGregor CBE curates an evening of short dance pieces created by choreographers currently working closely with him.

Zeitgeist: Britten Films

Aurora presents a London premiere of Benjamin Britten’s complete documentary film scores, performed alongside the original films with narration from actor Samuel West.

Watch this space!

Join principal players of Aurora Orchestra for a musical journey to outer space!