Past events

The Kaleidoscope

Sat 13 October 2018–

  • Fri 12 October 2018, 7.30PM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sat 13 October 2018, 7.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}

Colyer-Fergusson Hall & Kings Place

Aurora explores musical extraordinaires from the 18th century to the modern day with celebrated pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.

In conversation: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet and Timothy Orpen

Sat 13 October 2018

6.00pm, St. Pancras Room, Kings Place

Pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet discusses his career and relationship to Mozart’s music with Aurora Chief Executive John Harte.

Smoke and Mirrors

Sun 16 September 2018

4.00pm, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre

An Orchestral Theatre production of ghost stories and orchestral music, awakening the spirits of Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein' and Beethoven's Fifth Symphony.

Wigmore Hall Chamber Concert

Sat 15 September 2018

7.30pm, Wigmore Hall

Joseph Middleton is joined by renowned singers Mary Bevan and Henk Neven in the opening concert of his series at Wigmore Hall with a programme of French music.

Kölner Philharmonie

Sun 9 September 2018

4.00pm, Cologne, Germany

We return to the Kölner Philharmonie with a programme pairing two early romantic masterpieces: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and Beethoven’s fifth symphony.

Concertgebouw Amsterdam

Mon 27 August 2018

8.00pm, Amsterdam, Netherlands

We return to the Concertgebouw with a programme including Beethoven’s fifth symphony performed from memory.

Festival de Pollença

Mon 20 August 2018

10.00pm, Santo Domingo Convent, Mallorca

We debut at the Festival de Pollença with Beethoven’s fifth symphony performed from memory.

Snape Proms

Sat 18 August 2018

7.30pm, Snape Maltings Concert Hall

We return to Snape Proms with a programme including Beethoven's fifth symphony performed from memory.

BBC Proms: Inside Shostakovich

Mon 6 August 2018

10.15pm, Royal Albert Hall

We return to the BBC Proms with an epic all-Shostakovich programme, performing the composer’s ninth symphony from memory.

Saffron Hall: Shostakovich from Memory

Sat 4 August 2018

7.30pm, Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden

For this concert, which forms part of Cambridge Summer Music Festival, Aurora applies this thrilling approach of playing from memory to Shostakovich’s Ninth.