Past events

The Virtues of Things

Sat 2 May 2015

12.00am, Various London Venues

Conceived by composer Matt Rogers and writer Sally O’Reilly, The Virtues of Things is a witty dissection of how objects carry meaning and operas unfold their fictions.

Mozart Requiem

Sat 28 March 2015

7.30pm, Kings Place

A stellar lineup of guest soloists join the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge and Aurora Orchestra at Kings Place for this performance under the direction of Nicholas Collon.

Christmas with Aurora

Sat 20 December 2014

7.00pm, Hall One, Kings Place

Join Aurora Orchestra at Kings Placefor the perfect start to the Christmas season: a ravishing choral programme of seasonal favourites including Fauré’s much-loved Requiem setting.

Pre-concert talk with John Rutter

Sat 20 December 2014

6.00pm, St Pancras Room, Kings Place

John Rutter discusses his discovery of the original version of Fauré’s Requiem in the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris and the preparation of what has become the definitive edition of the work.

John Rutter ‘Come and Sing’ Day

Sat 20 December 2014

2.00pm, Hall One, Kings Place

One of the UK’s best-loved choral composer conducts a seasonal selection of Christmas music and carols, including some of his own.

Mozart in the Garden

Sat 29 November 2014

10.30am, Hall Two, 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 Mozart Odyssey

Fri 28 November 2014

7.30pm, Wigmore Hall

Principal players of Aurora Orchestra return to Wigmore Hall to perform Mozart's Quintet in E flat for piano and winds.


Fri 28 November 2014

6.00pm, Royal College of Music, Amaryllis Flemming Concert Hall

Aurora’s percussion section teams up with musicians from the Royal College of Music to give a performance of Michael Gordon’s hypnotic concert-length work Timber.


Thu 13 November 2014

7.30pm, Multiple UK Venues

Aurora Orchestra launches a new residency at St Mary’s Ashford with a collaborative performance featuring Manu Delago, known worldwide for his work with Icelandic superstar Björk.

Colin Currie – Steve Martland Tribute

Tue 11 November 2014

7.30pm, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre

Colin Currie joins Aurora Orchestra under Nicholas Collon for a concert dedicated to the memory of composer Steve Martland.