Performances 2001-2002

2001-02 Season at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall

Sunday 16 Sep 2001

Kurt Masur conductor
Dame Felicity Lott soprano

Richard Strauss Four Last Songs
Bruckner Symphony 3 in D minor

Friday 21 Sep 2001

Vernon Handley conductor
Raphael Wallfisch cello

Dvorak Scherzo capriccioso
Grieg (arr. Horovitz) Cello Concerto
Brahms Symphony 2 in D

Friday 28 Sep 2001

Vernon Handley conductor
Raphael Wallfisch cello

Dvorak Scherzo capriccioso
Grieg (arr. Horovitz) Cello Concerto
Brahms Symphony 2 in D

Sunday 30 Sep 2001

Carl Davis

One Week and The General
A Screening of Buster Keaton's silent films with music by Carl Davis performed on stage by the London Philharmonic Orchestra

Sunday 7 Oct 2001

Kurt Masur conductor
Sarah Chang violin

Britten Simple Symphony
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D
Dvorak Symphony 8 in G

Wednesday 31 Oct 2001

Louis Langrée conductor
Gottlieb Wallisch piano
London Philharmonic Youth Orchestra

Schubert Symphony 8 in B minor (Unfinished)
Ervin Schulhoff Piano Concerto
Mozart Piano Concerto 12, K.414
Richard Strauss Tod und Verklärung

Wednesday 7 Nov 2001

Jukka-Pekka Saraste conductor
Nikolaj Znaider violin
Denis Shapovalov cello

Rheinberger Passacaglia, Op.132
Brahms Concerto in A minor for Violin and Cello
Tchaikovsky Symphony 4 in F minor

Friday 9 Nov 2001

Alexander Polianichko conductor
Maria-Elisabeth Lott violin

Mozart Overture, Don Giovanni
Paganini Violin Concerto 1 in E flat
Prokofiev Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet

Friday 23 Nov 2001

Dirk Brossé conductor
Ian Fountain piano

Brahms Hungarian Dances Nos. 1,2,5 and 6
Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor
Smetana Excerpts from Má Vlast

Saturday 24 Nov 2001

Alan Gilbert conductor
Gidon Kremer violin

Ravel Le tombeau de Couperin
Saariaho Graal Théâtre for Violin and Orchestra
Sibelius Symphony 5 in E flat

Wednesday 28 Nov 2001

Frans Bruggen conductor

Beethoven Symphony 1 in C
Beethoven Symphony 2 in D
Beethoven Symphony 3 in E flat (Eroica)

Saturday 1 Dec 2001

Vernon Handley conductor

Beethoven Symphony 5 in C minor
Beethoven Symphony 6 in F (Pastoral)

Wednesday 5 Dec 2001

André Previn conductor

Beethoven Symphony 4 in B flat
Beethoven Symphony 7 in A

Friday 7 Dec 2001

Sir Roger Norrington conductor
Christine Brewer soprano
Carolin Masur mezzo soprano
Stuart Neill tenor
Matti Salminen bass
London Philharmonic Choir

Beethoven Symphony 8 in F
Beethoven Symphony 9 in D minor (Choral)

Wednesday 12 Dec 2001

Vladimir Jurowski conductor
Joshua Bell violin

Sibelius Pohjola's Daughter
Chausson Poème
Ravel Tzigane
Prokofiev Symphony 5 in B flat

Saturday 15 Dec 2001

Thomas Dausgaard conductor
John Lill piano

Debussy Prélude à l'aprés-midi d'un faune
Prokofiev Piano Concerto 2 in G minor
Sibelius Symphony 2 in D

Saturday 26 Jan 2002

Gennadi Rozhdestvensky conductor
Mstislav Rostropovich cello

Dvorak Cello Concerto in B minor
Tchaikovsky Symphony 5 in E minor

Saturday 9 Feb 2002

Carl Davis

The Crowd
A screening of King Vidor's 1928 silent film with music by Carl Davis performed on stage by the London Philharmonic Orchestra

Wednesday 13 Feb 2002

Yan Pascal Tortelier conductor
Maria Joao Pires piano

Stravinsky Suite: Pulcinella
Mozart Piano Concerto 9 in E flat, K.271
Stravinsky The Rite of Spring

Sunday 17 Feb 2002

Lothar Zagrosek conductor
Jane Henschel Jocasta
Stuart Neill Oedipus
Gilles Cachemaille Creon/The Messenger
Franz-Josef Selig Tiresias
Peter Auty Shepard
London Voices
Timothy West narrator

Mozart Symphony 39 in E flat
Stravinsky Oedipus Rex

Friday 22 Feb 2002

Owain Arwel Hughes conductor
Sally Matthews soprano
Patricia Bardon mezzo soprano
Alfred Boe tenor
Stephan Loges baritone
London Philharmonic Choir

Handel Messiah

Saturday 23 Feb 2002

Itzak Perlman conductor / violin

Mozart Violin Concerto 3 in G, K.216
Mozart Divertimento in F, K.138
Mozart Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K.546
Mozart Symphony 41 in C (Jupiter)

Wednesday 27 Feb 2002

Kent Nagano conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard piano
Cynthia Millar ondes martenot

Mozart Piano Concerto 17 in G, K.453
Messiaen Turangalîla symphonie

Friday 1 Mar 2002

Owain Arwel Hughes conductor
Sally Matthews soprano
Patricia Bardon mezzo soprano
Alfred Boe tenor
Stephan Loges baritone
London Philharmonic Choir

Handel Messiah

Wednesday 6 Mar 2002

Vladimir Jurowski conductor
Camilla Hoitenga flute

Prokofiev Suite, Lieutenant Kijé
Saariaho Aile du Songe for Flute and Orchestra (UK premiere of a joint commission)
Stravinsky The Firebird (complete)

Saturday 9 Mar 2002

Marin Alsop conductor
Ladies of the London Philharmonic Choir
Dogon Tribe, Mali, West Africa, Ritual Masque Dancing and Singing
New London Consort Round Dance of the Stars (Medieval Music)
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Classical Indian Song and Music

Holst The Planets
Colin Matthews Pluto

Friday 5 and 12 Apr 2002

Rachel Worby conductor
Andreas Boyde piano
Lane Alexander tap dancer

Copland Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo
Ellington Suite for The River
Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
Gould Tap Dance Concerto
Bernstein Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Wednesday 10 Apr 2002

Michael Schonwandt conductor
Hélene Grimaud piano

Smetana Overture, The Bartered Bride
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto 2 in C minor
Sibelius Symphony 1 in E minor

Sunday 21 Apr 2002

Mark Elder conductor
Sarah Connolly mezzo-soprano
Donald Kaasch tenor
Alastair Miles baritone
London Philharmonic Choir
The Choir of the Temple Church, London

Elgar The Dream of Gerontoius

Sunday 28 Apr 2002

Kurt Masur conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter violin

Beethoven Two Romances for Violin and Orchestra
Dutilleux Sur le même accord - Nocturne for Violin and Orchestra
(world premiere)
Debussy La Mer
Ravel La Valse

Friday 10 and 24 May 2002

David Parry conductor
Anthony Marwood violin

Beethoven Overture, Leonore 3
Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor
Wagner Entry of the Gods into Valhalla from Das Rheingold; The Ride of the Valkyries from Die Walküre; Forest Murmers from Siegfried; Siegfried's Rhine Journey and Funeral Music from Götterdämmerung

Sunday 19 May 2002

Christoph Eschenbach conductor
Lang Lang piano

Saariaho Nymphea Reflection (London premiere)
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto 1 in B flat minor
Brahms Symphony 1 in C minor

Tuesday 18 Jun 2002

Paavo Berglund conductor
Jane Eaglen soprano

Richard Strauss Four Last Songs
Shostakovich Symphony 8 in C minor