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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sun 1 Sep 2019, 18:00, Kloster Eberbach, Eltville am Rhein
ELGAR The Dream of Gerontius: Prelude
VERDI Requiem
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Darmstädter Kantorei
Frankfurter Kantorei
Nina Bennet soprano
Ciara Hendrick mezzo-soprano
Mark Wilde tenor
Sam Carl bass
Ben Palmer conductor
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Covent Garden Sinfonia

Covent Garden Sinfonia
Sun 22 Sep 2019, 19:15, Purcell Room, Southbank Centre, London
MAHLER (arr. Iain Farrington) Symphony No. 9
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 28 Sep 2019, 15:00, Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall
Sat 28 Sept 2019, 20:00, Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall
HERBERT CHAPPELL Paddington Bear’s First Concert
POULENC Les Animaux modèles
COPLAND The Red Pony Suite: Happy Ending
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Eric Monson narrator
Ben Palmer conductor
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BBC Concert Orchestra
Fri 4 Oct 2019, 20:00, Alexandra Palace Theatre, London
Sound of Cinema: What’s the score with Dickens?
Programme TBA
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Matthew Sweet presenter
Ben Palmer conductor
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Pordenone

Orchestra San Marco
Sat 12 Oct 2019, 20:30, Teatro Verdi, Pordenone
Le Giornate del Cinema Muto (Pordenone Silent Film Festival)
NEIL BRAND
The Lodger
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Ben Palmer conductor
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London Haydn Project

London Haydn Project
Sat 19 Oct 2019, St Mary Brookfield, London
HAYDN Symphony No. 44 in E minor ‘Trauer’
HAYDN Cello Concerto in C
HAYDN Symphony No. 51 in B flat
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Edward Furse cello
Ben Palmer conductor
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sun 17 Nov 2019, 18:00, Staatstheater Darmstadt
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade
STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Senbla Concert Orchestra
Sat 23 Nov 2019, 19:30, Great Hall, Exeter University
Sun 24 Nov 2019, 19:30, Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
Mon 25 Nov 2019, 19:30, St David’s Hall, Cardiff
Tue 26 Nov 2019, 19:30, De Montfort Hall, Leicester
Wed 27 Nov 2019, 19:30, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
CRAIG ARMSTRONG Love Actually in Concert
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Ben Palmer conductor
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BBC National Orchestra of Wales (CD recording)
28-30 Nov 2019, Cardiff
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Ben Palmer conductor


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BBC Concert Orchestra
Sun 8 Dec 2019, 13:30, Royal Albert Hall, London
Sun 8 Dec 2019, 19:00, Royal Albert Hall, London
JOHN WILLIAMS E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert
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Ben Palmer conductor
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BBC Singers • National Youth Jazz Orchestra
Fri 13 Dec 2019, 19:30, Milton Court, London
Sun 15 Dec 2019, 15:00, Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
A Big Band Christmas
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Clare Teal singer
Alexander L’Estrange Jazz Trio
Ben Palmer conductor
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Hallé Orchestra
Fri 20 Dec 2019, 16:00, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
STEVE PICKETT/TONY MITTON Alien Party on Planet Zum-Zee
HOWARD BLAKE The Snowman
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Tom Redmond presenter
Ben Palmer conductor
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Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen
Sat 21 Dec 2019, 19:00, Liederhalle Beethovensaal, Stuttgart
Sun 22 Dec 2019, 17:00, Meistersingerhalle, Nürnberg
ALAN MENKEN Beauty and the Beast (2017) in Concert
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Hallé Orchestra
Mon 23 Dec 2019, 11:00, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Mon 23 Dec 2019, 13:30, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Mon 23 Dec 2019, 16:00, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
STEVE PICKETT/TONY MITTON Alien Party on Planet Zum-Zee
HOWARD BLAKE The Snowman
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Tom Redmond presenter
Ben Palmer conductor
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Hallé Orchestra
Sun 29 Dec 2019, 19:00, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
THOMAS NEWMAN Skyfall in Concert
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Heidelberger Sinfoniker
Wed 1 Jan 2020, 17:00, Palatin, Wiesloch
Thu 2 Jan 2010, 17:00, Rokokotheater, Schwetzingen
Amore”
MOZART Le nozze di Figaro: Overture
DOWLAND Time stands still
MAHLER Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
HANDEL Joshua: Heroes, when with glory burning
ANDREAS HAMMERSCHMIDT Die Kunst des Küssens
J. STRAUSS II Hochzeitsreigen
MOZART Così fan tutte: Overture
GALUPPI La Gelosia
MASCAGNI Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
HANDEL Serse: Ombra mai fu
J. STRAUSS II Rosen aus dem Süden
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Stefan Müller-Ruppert presenter
Franz Vitzthum countertenor
Ben Palmer conductor
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sat 11 Jan 2020, 15:00, Wagenhalle Griesheim (open general rehearsal)
Sun 12 Jan 2020, 16:00, Kurhaus Wiesbaden
BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3 in E flat major ‘Eroica’
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Kristine Balanas violin
Ben Palmer conductor
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Orchestra of Opera North
Thu 23 Jan 2020, 19:30, Huddersfield Town Hall
MAX STEINER Casablanca: Suite
KORNGOLD Violin Concerto
PROKOFIEV Winter Bonfire: Suite (excerpts)
STRAVINSKY The Firebird: 1945 Suite
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Kristine Balanas violin
Ben Palmer conductor
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BBC Singers
Wed 4 Mar 2020, 18:00, St Giles Cripplegate, London
GERALD BARRY O Lord, how vain
GERALD BARRY The coming of winter
GERALD BARRY O Tannenbaum
GERALD BARRY Carol
GERALD BARRY Long Time
GERALD BARRY Schott and Sons, Mainz
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sun 8 Mar 2020, 18:00, Hallenstadion, Zurich
JOHN WILLIAMS Star Wars in Concert: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sun 15 Mar 2020, 18:00, Staatstheater Darmstadt
Programme TBA
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Ben Palmer conductor


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Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg
Sun 22 Mar 2020, 16:00, Tempodrom, Berlin
ALAN MENKEN Beauty and the Beast (2017) in Concert
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Star Wars in Concert

Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg
Sun 22 Mar 2020, 20:00, Tempodrom, Berlin
Thu 9 Apr 2010, 19:30, Arena Leipzig
Sat 11 Apr 2020, 19:30, Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg

JOHN WILLIAMS Star Wars in Concert: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Grimethorpe Colliery Band • Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
Wed 15 Apr 2020, 19:00, Royal Albert Hall, London
TREVOR JONES Brassed Off Live
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Star Wars in Concert

Pilsen Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 18 Apr 2020, 19:30, Wiener Stadthalle
JOHN WILLIAMS Star Wars in Concert: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
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Ben Palmer conductor
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St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
Mon 18 May 2020, 20:00, Grand Hall, St Petersburg Philharmonia
PROKOFIEV Romeo and Juliet: excerpts
BERNSTEIN West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
NINO ROTA Romeo and Juliet: suite
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Marina Sosnina sand artist
Alexander Malich presenter
Ben Palmer conductor
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St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
Wed 20 May 2020, 19:30, St Edmundsbury Cathedral
Thu 21 May 2020, 19:30, Warwick Arts Centre
Fri 22 May 2020, 19:00, City Hall, Sheffield
Sun 24 May 2020, 15:00, Cambridge Corn Exchange
Programmes to include:
SIBELIUS Finlandia
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 1
BRAHMS Tragic Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto
RACHMANINOV Piano Concerto No. 1
KORNGOLD Violin Concerto
PROKOFIEV Romeo and Juliet: excerpts
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Jennifer Pike violin
Peter Donohoe piano
Ben Palmer conductor
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sun 5 Jul 2020, 15:00, Darmstadtium
Programme TBA
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Ben Palmer conductor


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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sat 11 Jul 2020, 20:00, Jagdschloss Kranichstein
Programme TBA
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Ben Palmer conductor


Die XII Cornisten

Die XII Cornisten
Fri 9 Oct 2020, 19:30, Hugenottenhalle, Neu-Isenburg
Programme TBA
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Juri Tetzlaff presenter
Ben Palmer conductor