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

Concerts & Recordings 2005

7:30pm Wednesday 23 February 2005

Elgar - The Dream of Geronitius

Royal Festival Hall, London

Monica Groop - mezzo-soprano
Peter Auty - tenor
Brindley Sherratt - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

The New Queen's Hall Orchestra
conducted by Robert Dean

7:30pm Sunday 27 February 2005

Children's Classic Concert

Barbican Concert Hall, London

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

London Concert Orchestra
conducted by Robert Dean

7:30pm Wednesday 16 March 2005

Brahms - Schicksalslied
Brahms - Ein deutsches Requiem

Royal Albert Hall, London

Barbara Hendricks - soprano
Thomas Hampson - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

The Crouch End Festival Chorus
Chorus Master - David Temple

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Daniele Gatti

8:00pm Sunday 8 May 2005

Verdi - Messa da Requiem

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Rebecca Nash - soprano
Margaret McDonald - mezzo-soprano
Tuomas Katajala - tenor
Graeme Broadbent - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

Oxford Philimusica Chorus
Chorus Master - Andrew Stewart

Oxford Philomusica
conducted by Marios Papadopoulos

7:30pm Sunday 12 June 2005

Mozart (Levin completion) - Requiem

Royal Festival Hall, London

Susan Gritton - soprano
Catherine Wyn-Rogers - mezzo-soprano
John Mark Ainsley - tenor
Peter Rose - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras

7:30pm Saturday 16 July 2005

Elgar - The Dream of Geronitius

St David's Hall, Cardiff

Alice Coote - mezzo-soprano
Wynne Evans - tenor
David Kempster - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Deborah Miles-Johnson

Cardiff Polyphonic Choir
Chorus Master - John Hugh Thomas

Cardiff Ardwyn Singers
Chorus Master - David Leggett

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Owain Arwel-Hughes

Welsh Proms

8:00pm Sunday 31 July 2005

Ranjbaran - Open Secret
Mozart - Requiem

Piazza Grande, Montepulciano

Simona Mihai - soprano
Wendy Dawn Thompson - mezzo-soprano
Thomas Walker - tenor
Timm de Jong - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Deborah Miles-Johnson

Corale Poliziana

Young Janácek Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Jan Latham-Koenig

8:00pm Monday 1 August 2005

Ranjbaran - Open Secret
Mozart - Requiem

Duomo, Forli

Simona Mihai - soprano
Wendy Dawn Thompson - mezzo-soprano
Thomas Walker - tenor
Timm de Jong - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Deborah Miles-Johnson

Young Janácek Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Jan Latham-Koenig

8:00pm Tuesday 2 August 2005

Ranjbaran - Open Secret
Mozart - Requiem

Abbazzia di Casamari, Frosinone

Simona Mihai - soprano
Wendy Dawn Thompson - mezzo-soprano
Thomas Walker - tenor
Timm de Jong - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Deborah Miles-Johnson

Young Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Jan Latham-Koenig

8:00pm Wednesday 3 August 2005

Ranjbaran - Open Secret
Mozart - Requiem

Piazza Santo Stefano, Bologna

Simona Mihai - soprano
Wendy Dawn Thompson - mezzo-soprano
Thomas Walker - tenor
Timm de Jong - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Deborah Miles-Johnson

Young Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Jan Latham-Koenig

6:30pm Sunday 4 September 2005

Brahms - Ein deutsches Requiem

Royal Albert Hall, London

Marie Arnet - soprano
Simon Keenlyside - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

BBC Symphony Chorus
Chorus Master - Stephen Jackson

BBC Symphony Orchestra
conducted by James Conlon

BBC Prom Concert

BBC Radio 3 live relay

7:30pm Friday 23 September 2005

Mozart - Requiem

The Forum, Bath

Lynne Dawson - soprano
Jeanette Ager - mezzo-soprano
Paul Austin Kelly - tenor
Joao Fernandez - bass

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

London Mozart Players
conducted by Jason Thornton

7:30pm Tuesday 18 October 2005

Mahler - Symphony No. 2 'Resurrection'

Royal Albert Hall, London

Sally Matthews - soprano
Karen Cargill - mezzo-soprano

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

Brighton Festival Chorus
Chorus Master - James Morgan

Crouch End Festival Chorus
Chorus Master - David Temple

Southend Festival Chorus
Chorus Master - Michael Crabb

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Gilbert Kaplan

7:30pm Thursday 20 October 2005

Mozart - Mass in C Minor
Mozart - Requiem

Westminster Cathedral, London

Sally Matthews - soprano
Yvonne Howard - mezzo-soprano
Andrew Tortise - tenor
Roderick Williams - baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

Philharmonia Orchestra
conducted by Robert Dean

Tuesday 22 November 2005

Britten - War Requiem

Royal Albert Hall, London

Lada Biriucov - soprano
Neil Jenkins - tenor
Stefan Loges - bass-baritone

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Deborah Miles-Johnson

Goldsmiths Choral Union
Chorus Master - Brian Wright

New London Children's Choir
Chorus Master - Ronald Corp

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Brian Wright

8:00pm Saturday 17 December 2005

Classic Carols

Royal Albert Hall, London

Trad. arr. Hughes - Deck the Hall
Trad. arr. Wood - Ding, dong! merrily on high
Berlioz - The Shepherd's Farewell from L'enfance du Christ
Arnold Cooke - O men from the fields
Trad. arr. Rutter - Quem pastores laudavere
Mason arr. Cullen - Joy to the Worl
Warlock - Adam lay ybounden
Trad. arr. Willcocks - Sussex Carol
Rutter - Star Carol
Frank - Panus Angelicus
Trad. arr. Cullen - Coventry Carol
Gruber arr. Willcocks - Silent Night
Trad. arr. Rutter - Sans Day Carol
Schubert arr. Hazell - Ave Maria
Adams - Star of Bethlehem
Broadhurst arr. Sargent - Cowboy Carol
Carols

Peter Auty - tenor

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Robert Dean

7:30pm Thursday 22 December 2005

Christmas with the Choir of King's College, Cambridge

Royal Albert Hall, London

Handel - And the glory of the Lord, For unto us a child is born, Glory to God, Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah
Verdi - Te Deum
Carols

Philharmonia Chorus
Chorus Master - Robert Dean

The Choir of Kings College, Cambridge

London Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Stephen Cleobury