Past events

‘Eroica’ from Memory

Fri 21 July 2017 – Fri 21 July 2017

  • Fri 21 July 2017, 7.30PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sat 22 July 2017, 7.30PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Fri 4 August 2017, 8.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}

Various Venues

Aurora performs what is thought to be the first memorised performance of Beethoven's 'Eroica' in the modern era with BBC Radio 3's Tom Service presenting.

Albert Herring

Sun 25 June 2017 – Sun 9 July 2017

  • Sun 25 June 2017, 4.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Thu 29 June 2017, 5.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sat 1 July 2017, 4.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Fri 7 July 2017, 5.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sun 9 July 2017, 4.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}

The Grange Festival

Aurora makes its debut at the Grange Festival, performing Benjamin Britten's Albert Herring under Steuart Bedford.

Max Richter

Fri 16 June 2017

7.30pm, Blenheim Palace

Aurora joins genre-defying composer Max Richter in the world premiere of his evocative new chamber suite Three Worlds: Music from Woolf Works.

In the Alps

Sat 3 June 2017 – Sun 4 June 2017

  • Sat 3 June 2017, 7.30PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sun 4 June 2017, 4.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}

St. John's Smith Square & Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Welcome to the Alps! A mountain journey featuring Brahms' monumental first symphony – performed from memory – and Richard Ayres' 'In the Alps'.

Brahms from Memory

Wed 24 May 2017 – Fri 26 May 2017

  • Wed 24 May 2017, 7.30PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Fri 26 May 2017, 7.30PM – {Venue, Name of City}

The Apex; Colyer-Fergusson Hall

Aurora return to Bury St. Edmunds and Canterbury for a memorised performance of Brahms' First Symphony.

Mozart in the Garden

Sat 6 May 2017 – Sun 14 May 2017

  • Sat 6 May 2017, 10.30AM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sun 7 May 2017, 10.00AM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sat 13 May 2017, 10.00AM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sun 14 May 2017, 10.00AM – {Venue, Name of City}

Kings Place

‘Mozart in the Garden’ invites you to wander among the lavender, wiggle with worms and snooze to the music of a twinkling firefly.

The Lock-In: Play what you see

Fri 5 May 2017

10.15pm, Hall Two, Kings Place

Immerse yourself in the beautiful, baffling, brilliant world of the graphic score.

Mozart’s Piano: Mad Rush

Fri 5 May 2017

7.30pm, Hall One, Kings Place

Shai Wosner makes his Kings Place debut in a programme of breathtaking virtuosity including Ligeti's Piano Concerto.

In Conversation: Collon on Ligeti

Fri 5 May 2017

6.15pm, St Pancras Room, Kings Place

In this free pre-concert talk, Nicholas Collon talks with Aurora Chief Executive John Harte about Ligeti's dazzling Piano Concerto.

Fauré Requiem

Tue 11 April 2017 – Wed 12 April 2017

  • Tue 11 April 2017, 7.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Wed 12 April 2017, 7.30PM – {Venue, Name of City}

St George's Bristol & St John's Smith Square

Aurora joins Tenebrae under Nigel Short for the launch of a new Holy Week Festival at St John's, Smith Square.