Past events

Brahms Re-Imagined

Sat 21 April 2012

7.30pm, Hall One, Kings Place

Brahms Clarinet Trio in A Minor (trans. for viola by Maxim Rysanov) Brahms Scherzo from the ‘FAE’ Sonata (performed with viola and piano) Brahms Serenade No. 1 in D (chamber version) Maxim Rysanov viola Oliver Coates cello John Reid piano Principal Players of Aurora Orchestra Nicholas Collon conductor Brahms: unwrapped; re-conceived; distilled. Firmly established as one of the world’s leading viola players, Maxim… Read more »

Abracadabra: Wigmore Hall Family Concert

Sat 15 October 2011

2.30pm, Wigmore Hall

This hour-long concert will take you on a magical journey. Six musicians from Aurora Orchestra and magician Neil Henry bring to life snowy scenes, twinkling stars, quacking ducks and floating swans, whilst throwing in a few surprises along the way!

BBC Proms: ‘Inspire’ Young Composers’ Competition

Sat 6 August 2011

4.30pm, Royal College of Music, Concert Hall

Loré Lixenberg soprano Nicholas Collon conductor Aurora performs winning and highly commended entries from this year’s Proms Inspire Young Composers’ Competition.  

BBC Proms: Horrible Histories Prom

Sat 30 July 2011

11.00am, Royal Albert Hall

Anyone who has split their sides laughing at CBBC's award-winning Horrible Histories series now has the chance to see and hear the cast perform some of the most popular songs from the show.

Cambridge Summer Music Festival

Sat 23 July 2011

8.15pm, King's College Chapel

Staged in the incomparable surroundings of King's College Chapel, Cambridge, this concert as part of the Cambridge Summer Music Festival features Beethoven's Symphony No. 6.

Bella mia fiamma

Wed 9 March 2011

7.30pm, Kings Place

Internationally-renowned soprano Rosemary Joshua joins Aurora under Principal Conductor Nicholas Collon for a rare London concert appearance.

Aurora plays Mozart

Thu 6 January 2011

7.30pm, Kings Place

Works include the ravishing concert aria 'Vorrei spiegarvi, oh Dio!' (with soprano Fflur Wyn) and Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major (Thomas Gould, violin).

Alexander Goehr’s ‘Promised End’

Sat 9 October 2010

7.45pm, Various UK Venues

Aurora joins English Touring Opera to give the première performances of Promised End by Alexander Goehr, setting one of Shakespeare’s greatest plays, King Lear.