PERFORMANCE DIARY

10 November 2018 at 7.30pm
St Saviour’s Church, St Albans AL1 4DF
Sibelius Rakastava, Op 14
Pēteris Vasks Pater noster
Pēteris Vasks Dona nobis pacem
Britten St Nicolas, Op 42
Bradley Smith tenor, St Albans Choral Society, Orchestra Nova, George Vass conductor
https://www.choralsociety.com/concerts

18 November 2018 at 3pm
Grand Hall, Bushey Academy, Bushey WD23 3AA
Lars-Erik Larsson Pastoral Suite, Op 19
Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 129
Beethoven Symphony No 6 in F, Op 68 ‘Pastoral’
Joanna Gutowska cello, Bushey Symphony Orchestra, George Vass conductor
http://www.busheysymphony.org.uk/concerts.php

24 November 2018 at 7pm
Hampstead Parish Church, London NW3 6UU
Elgar Cello Concerto
Gemma Rosefield cello, Orpheus Sinfonia, George Vass conductor
http://www.hampsteadartsfestival.com/whats-on/elgar-cello-concerto.html

9 December 2018 at 7pm
Marlborough Road Methodist Church, St Albans AL1 3XG
A Christmas Celebration
St Albans Choral Society, George Vass conductor
https://www.choralsociety.com/concerts

20 January 2019 at 3pm
Grand Hall, Bushey Academy, Bushey WD23 3AA
Elgar Overture ‘Froissart’, Op 19
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47
Dvořák Symphony No 8 in G, Op 88
Fenella Humphreys violin, Bushey Symphony Orchestra, George Vass conductor
http://www.busheysymphony.org.uk/concerts.php

12 February 2019 at 1.15pm
St Bride’s Church, London EC4Y 8AU
Haydn Symphony No 7 in C ‘Le Midi’; Symphony No 8 in G ‘Le Soir’
Blaze Ensemble, George Vass conductor
http://www.stbrides.com/music/recitals.php

3 March 2019 at 3pm
Assembly Hall Theatre, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2LU
Walton Façade Suite
Frederick Viner Sleeping Gomatz
Arnold Clarinet Concerto No 2, Op 115
Dvořák Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95 ‘From the New World’
Katherine Lacy clarinet, Royal Tunbridge Wells Symphony Orchestra, George Vass conductor
https://rtwso.org/concerts/katherine-lacy

17 March 2019 at 3pm
Grand Hall, Bushey Academy, Bushey WD23 3AA
Schubert Overture in the Italian Style in C, D591
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor, Op 37
Mozart Symphony No 38 in D, K504 ‘Prague’
Alim Beisembayev piano, Bushey Symphony Orchestra, George Vass conductor
http://www.busheysymphony.org.uk/concerts.php

23 March 2019 at 7.30pm
Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban, St Albans AL1 1BY
J S Bach St John Passion
St Albans Choral Society, Orchestra Nova, George Vass conductor
https://www.choralsociety.com/concerts

24 March 2019 at 3pm
St Mary’s Church, Perivale, Middlesex UB6 8SS
Dvořák Serenade in D minor, Op 44
Blaze Ensemble, George Vass conductor
https://www.blazeensemble.com/concerts

9 May 2019 at 7.30pm
St James’ Church, Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL
Schumann Overture ‘Genoveva’, Op 81
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47
Dvořák Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70
Fenella Humphreys violinBlaze Ensemble, George Vass conductor
https://www.blazeensemble.com/concerts

19 May 2019 at 3pm
Grand Hall, Bushey Academy, Bushey WD23 3AA
Janáček Suite, Op 3
Mozart Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat, K417
Saint-Saëns Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op 28
Poulenc Sinfonietta
Joseph Longstaff horn, Martin Smith violin
Bushey Symphony Orchestra, George Vass conductor
http://www.busheysymphony.org.uk/concerts.php

15 June 2019 at 7.30pm
St James’ Church, Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL
Walton Spitfire Prelude and Fugue
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18
Chris Hopkins piano, Orchestra of the City, George Vass conductor
http://www.sjp.org.uk/evening-concerts.html

22 June 2019 at 7.30pm
St Saviour’s Church, St Albans AL1 4DF
Mozart Divertimento in D, K 136
Cecilia McDowall Ave maris stella
Haydn Little Organ Mass in B flat, Hob XXII:7
Mozart Misericordias Domini, K222
Vivaldi Gloria in D, RV589
Anna Cavaliero soprano, Olivia Warburton mezzo
St Albans Choral Society, Orchestra Nova, George Vass conductor
https://www.choralsociety.com/concerts

24 June 2019 at 1pm
St Martin-in-the-Fields, London WC2N 4JJ
Mozart Symphony No 35 in D, K385 ‘Haffner’
Barber Violin Concerto, Op 14
Benjamin Nabarro violin, Blaze Ensemble, George Vass conductor
https://www.blazeensemble.com/concerts

27 July 2019
Gloucester Three Choirs Festival | Tewkesbury Abbey GL20 5RZ
Stephen McNeff The Burning Boy
Nova Music Opera, George Vass conductor
http://www.novamusic.org.uk/current.htm

22-27 August 2019
Presteigne Festival, Powys
https://presteignefestival.com

‘The result is a fantastic opera which absolutely gripped me and held my attention throughout … Hyde is honoured by a performance of breathtaking compulsion from Damian Thantrey and played superbly under George Vass’Classical Source
‘… luced orchestral support under the sympathetic eyes and ears of George Vass’ [David Matthews concertos CD] – Gramophone