Past events

Wigmore Hall: Julian Anderson

Tue 7 July 2015

7.30pm, Wigmore Hall

Julian Anderson curates a concert of compelling reflections on the music of poetry and the poetry of music, including music from Stravinsky and Julian Anderson.

Seven Seeds

Tue 23 June 2015

6.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

Seven Seeds is a newly-commissioned piece of music written by composer John Barber and writer Hazel Gould inspired by the Greek myth, Persephone.

Wigmore Hall

Sat 6 June 2015

7.30pm, Wigmore Hall

Aurora Orchestra returns to Wigmore Hall to present Mendelssohn’s String Octet alongside Copland’s sublime Appalachian Spring, and a new piece by Judith Weir featuring Sarah Connolly.

Jitterbug

Wed 20 May 2015

7.00pm, Various UK Venues

HUSH HUSH FOLKS! It’s time to give prohibition a shake-down: the Aurora Jitterbug is coming to town.

Colin Currie: A Tribute to Steve Martland

Sat 2 May 2015

6.00pm, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Strathclyde Suite

Colin Currie joins Aurora Orchestra at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall for a concert dedicated to the memory of composer Steve Martland.

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.