Patron: HRH The Prince of Wales
Chorus Master: Gavin Carr
Accompanist: Timothy End
Arts Council England

Concerts & Recordings 1992

Wednesday 1 January 1992

Mahler - Symphony No.2 'Resurrection'

Rosalind Plowright - soprano
Brigitte Fässbender - mezzo-soprano

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Andrew Greenwood

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Giuseppe Sinopoli

Recorded by Deutsche Grammophon

7:30pm Saturday 25 January 1992

Karg-Elert - Sinfonia
Rachmaninov - All Night Vigil

Winchester Cathedral

David Hill - organ
Alexa Wilson - violin

Sarah Fryer - mezzo-soprano
Peter Butterfield - tenor

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

conducted by David Hill

7:30pm Saturday 8 February 1992

Beethoven - Mass in C

Royal Festival Hall, London

Nancy Argenta - soprano
Susan Bickley - mezzo-soprano
Phillip Langridge - tenor
Michael George - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

The Philharmonia
conducted by Claus Peter Flor

7:30pm Thursday 27 February 1992

Karg-Elert - Sinfonia
Duruflé - Veni-Creator
Rachmaninov - All Night Vigil

Westminster Cathedral

James O'Donell - organ
Alexa Wilson - violin

Sarah Fryer - mezzo-soprano
Peter Butterfield - tenor

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

conducted by David Hill

7:30pm Sunday 12 April 1992

Rossini - Stabat Mater

Royal Festival Hall, London

Maria Bayo - soprano
Cecilia Bartoli - mezzo-soprano
Laurence Dale - tenor
Alastair Miles - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Johannes Mikkelsen

The Philharmonia
conducted by Guiseppe Sinopoli

2:00pm Saturday 2 May 1992

Rugby League Cup Final, Castleford v Wigan

Wembley Stadium

Pre-match entertainment

Elgar - Land of Hope and Glory
Parry - Jerusalem
Monk - Abide with Me

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Simon Halsey

Combined Bands of Scots and Irish Guards
conducted by Lt Col. Price

7:30pm Saturday 6 June 1992

Pärt - Credo
Prokofiev - Cantata for the Twentieth Anniversary of the October Revolution

Royal Festival Hall, London

Boris Berman - piano

Gennady Rozhdestvensky - Speaker

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Simon Halsey

The Philharmonia
conducted by Neeme Järvi

Monday 8 June 1992

Pärt - Credo
Prokofiev - Cantata for the Twentieth Anniversary of the October Revolution

All Saints Tooting, London

Boris Berman - piano

Gennady Rozhdestvensky - Speaker

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Simon Halsey

The Philharmonia
conducted by Neeme Järvi

Further recording session held on 9 June 1992

Recording Producer - Brian Couzens

Recording Engineers - Ben Connellan and Ralph Couzens

Recorded by Chandos

8:00pm Saturday 13 June 1992

Vaughan Williams - A Sea Symphony

Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Benita Valente - soprano
Thomas Allen - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Horst Neumann

The Philharmonia
conducted by Leonard Slatkin

7:30pm Sunday 14 June 1992

Vaughan Williams - A Sea Symphony

Royal Festival Hall, London

Benita Valente - soprano
Thomas Allen - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Horst Neumann

The Philharmonia
conducted by Leonard Slatkin

Friday 19 June 1992

Vaughan Williams - A Sea Symphony

Abbey Road Studios, London

Benita Valente - soprano
Thomas Allen - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Horst Neumann

The Philharmonia
conducted by Leonard Slatkin

Further recording session held on 20 June 1992

Recording Producer - Andrew Keener

Recording Engineer - Mark Vigars

Recorded by BMG

7:30pm Saturday 27 June 1992

Ives - Symphony No.4

Royal Festival Hall, London

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Gareth Morrell

The Philharmonia
conducted by Christoph von Dohnányi

7:30pm Saturday 27 June 1992

Ives - Symphony No.4

Royal Festival Hall, London

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Gareth Morrell

The Philharmonia
conducted by Christoph von Dohnányi

7:30pm Wednesday 1 July 1992

Mahler - Symphony No.2 'Resurrection'

Royal Festival Hall, London

Maria Bayo - soprano
Waltraud Meier - mezzo-soprano

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Nicolae Moldoveanu

The Philharmonia
conducted by Guiseppe Sinopoli

8:00pm Wednesday 22 July 1992

Elgar - The Dream of Gerontius

St Paul's Cathedral, London

Catherine Wyn Rogers - mezzo-soprano
Kim Begley - tenor
Michael George - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Terry Edwards

The Philharmonia
conducted by Vernon Handley

Monday 3 August 1992

Hadley - The Trees so High

All Saints Tooting, London

David Wilson-Johnson - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

The Philharmonia
conducted by Matthias Bamert

Recording Producer - Ralph Couzens

Recording Engineers - Ben Connellan and Richard Smoker

Recorded by Chandos

8:30pm Tuesday 11 August 1992

Beethoven - Symphony No.9 'Choral'

Sharon Sweet - soprano
Jard van Nes - mezzo-soprano
Keith Lewis - tenor
Jan-Hendrik Rootering - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Ronald Corp

European Community Youth Orchestra
conducted by Carlo Maria Guilini

7:30pm Wednesday 12 August 1992

Beethoven - Symphony No.9 'Choral'

Tivoli Koncertsalen, Copenhagen

Sharon Sweet - soprano
Jard van Nes - mezzo-soprano
Keith Lewis - tenor
Jan-Hendrik Rootering - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Ronald Corp

European Community Youth Orchestra
conducted by Carlo Maria Guilini

8:15pm Friday 14 August 1992

Beethoven - Symphony No.9 'Choral'

Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

Sharon Sweet - soprano
Jard van Nes - mezzo-soprano
Keith Lewis - tenor
Jan-Hendrik Rootering - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Ronald Corp

European Community Youth Orchestra
conducted by Carlo Maria Guilini

7:30pm Saturday 15 August 1992

Beethoven - Symphony No.9 'Choral'

Kunsthaus, Lucerne

Sharon Sweet - soprano
Jard van Nes - mezzo-soprano
Keith Lewis - tenor
Jan-Hendrik Rootering - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Ronald Corp

European Community Youth Orchestra
conducted by Carlo Maria Guilini

8:00pm Sunday 16 August 1992

Beethoven - Symphony No.9 'Choral'

Philharmonie de Gasteig, Munich

Sharon Sweet - soprano
Jard van Nes - mezzo-soprano
Keith Lewis - tenor
Jan-Hendrik Rootering - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Ronald Corp

European Community Youth Orchestra
conducted by Carlo Maria Guilini

7:30pm Saturday 26 September 1992

Elgar - The Dream of Gerontius

Royal Festival Hall, London

Jard van Nes - mezzo-soprano
Dennis O'Neill - tenor
David Wilson-Johnson - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Terry Edwards

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Yevgeny Svetlanov

9:00pm Monday 28 September 1992

Verdi - Messa da Requiem

Teatro Regio, Parma

Margaret Price - soprano
Hanna Schwarz - mezzo soprano
Vincenzo la Scuola - tenor
Roberto Scandiuzzi - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Terry Edwards

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Giuseppe Sinopoli

Monday 26 October 1992

Rachmaninov - The Bells (Extract)

Henry Wood Hall, London

Alexander Fedin - tenor

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Vladimir Ashkenazy

Recorded for The South Bank Show by London Weekend Television

7:30pm Monday 9 November 1992

Mahler - Symphony No.2 'Resurrection'

Royal Festival Hall, London

Yvonne Kenny - soprano
Diana Montague - mezzo-soprano

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Gilbert Kaplan

7:30pm Tuesday 8 December 1992

Beethoven - Symphony No.9 'Choral'

Warwick Arts Centre

Susan Bullock - soprano
Susan Bickley - mezzo-soprano
Glenn Winslade - tenor
William Shimell - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Claus Peter Flor

7:30pm Wednesday 9 December 1992

Beethoven - Symphony No.9 'Choral'

Royal Festival Hall, London

Susan Bullock - soprano
Susan Bickley - mezzo-soprano
Glenn Winslade - tenor
William Shimell - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Claus Peter Flor

7:30pm Sunday 13 December 1992

Mahler - Symphony No.8

Royal Albert Hall, London

Faye Robinson - soprano
Pamela Coburn - soprano
Alison Hargen - soprano
Linda Finnie - mezzo-soprano
Christa Ludwig - mezzo-soprano
Peter Straka - tenor
Ludwig Baumann - baritone
Kurt Rydl - bass

Tiffin School Boys Choir

BBC Symphony Chorus
Brighton Festival Chorus
Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

Phliharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Lorin Maazel

Gala Concert in aid of the World Wide Fund for Nature

7:30pm Friday 18 December 1992

Mahler - Symphony No.3

Anne-Sophie Von Otter - mezzo-soprano

Winchester Cathedral Choristers
Winchester Cathedral Quiristers
Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - David Hill

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen