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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sat 13 Jan 2018, 11:30, Wagenhalle Griesheim (youth concert)
KORNGOLD Der Schneemann
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Juri Tetzlaff presenter
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sat 13 Jan 2018, 15:00, Wagenhalle Griesheim (open general rehearsal)
Sun 14 Jan 2018, 16:00, Kurhaus Wiesbaden (performance)

KORNGOLD Der Schneemann
RACHMANINOV Symphony No. 2 in E minor
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Covent Garden Sinfonia
Thu 25 Jan 2018, 19:30, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London
JOHN WILLIAMS E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Aylesbury Symphony Orchestra
Sun 4 Feb 2018, 16:00, Aylesbury Vale Academy
GOTTFRIED HUPPERTZ Metropolis (film screening with live orchestra)
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London Haydn Project
Sun 11 Feb 2018, 17:30, St Mary Brookfield, Dartmouth Park Road, London
HAYDN Symphony No. 6 in D 'Le matin'
MOZART/M. HAYDN Symphony No. 37 in G KV 444
HAYDN Symphony No. 65 in A
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Covent Garden Sinfonia • Woking Choral Society
Sat 17 Feb 2018, 19:30, St John's Church, West Byfleet
FAURÉ (arr. John Rutter) Cantique de Jean Racine
J.S. BACH Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat
FAURÉ Requiem
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Covent Garden Sinfonia
Thu 22 Feb 2018, 19:30, St Martin-in-the-Fields, London
Sounds from the Screen
JUSTIN HURWITZ City of Stars (La La Land)
JOHN WILLIAMS Schindler's List
DARIO MARIANELLI Pride and Prejudice
JOHN LUNN Downton Abbey
THOMAS NEWMAN Any Other Name (American Beauty)
BERNARD HERRMANN Psycho Prelude
BARBER Adagio (Platoon)
JOHN WILLIAMS The Hatikva (Munich)
JOHN WILLIAMS Dartmoor, 1912 (War Horse)
DEBUSSY Clair de lune (Ocean's Eleven)
WILLIAM WALTON Two Pieces from Henry V
KARL JENKINS Palladio (De Beers Diamonds)
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Fenella Humphreys violin
Daniel King Smith piano
Ben Palmer conductor
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Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg
Tue 27 Feb 2018, 19:30, Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich
Wed 28 Feb 2018, 19:30, Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich

DAVID ARNOLD Casino Royale in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sun 11 Mar 2018, 11:00, Staatstheater Darmstadt
Sun 11 Mar 2018, 18:00, Staatstheater Darmstadt
Mon 12 Mar 2018,
19:30, Staatstheater Darmstadt
ALAN MENKEN Beauty and the Beast: Overture
MICHAEL GIACCHINO Rogue One
JOHN WILLIAMS The Book Thief
MICHAEL GIACCHINO Star Trek
JOHN WILLIAMS The BFG
MICHAEL GIACCHINO Jurassic World
JOHN WILLIAMS Superman: Love Theme
BERNARD HERRMANN Psycho: Prelude
JOHN WILLIAMS Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
BARBER Adagio for Strings
HOWARD SHORE The Lord of the Rings
HANS ZIMMER Gladiator
JOHN WILLIAMS Star Wars: Suite for Orchestra (excerpts)
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Juri Tetzlaff presenter
Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Tue 3 Apr 2018, 19:00, Municipal House, Smetana Hall, Prague
JOHN WILLIAMS Raiders of the Lost Ark in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Thu 5 Apr 2018, 19:00, Colston Hall, Bristol
JOHN WILLIAMS Raiders of the Lost Ark in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Fri 6 Apr 2018, 19:30, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
JOHN WILLIAMS Jaws in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sat 7 Apr 2018, 19:30, Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
JOHN WILLIAMS Jaws in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sun 8 Apr 2018, 19:30, York Barbican, Paragon Street, York, YO10 4AH
JOHN WILLIAMS Jaws in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Tue 10 Apr 2018, 19:30, Cliffs Pavillion, Southend-on-Sea
JOHN WILLIAMS Jaws in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Wed 11 Apr 2018, 19:30, Symphony Hall, Birmingham
JOHN WILLIAMS Jaws in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Thu 12 Apr 2018, 20:00, Brighton Dome
JOHN WILLIAMS Jaws in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Fri 13 Apr 2018, 19:30, The Anvil, Basingstoke RG21 7QR
JOHN WILLIAMS Jaws in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sat 14 Apr 2018, 19:00, Colston Hall, Bristol
JOHN WILLIAMS Jaws in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sun 15 Apr 2018, 19:30, Norwich Theatre Royal
SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8 'Unfinished'
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat 'Emperor'
DVORAK Symphony No. 9 in E minor 'From the New World'
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Pavel Kolesnikov piano
Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Mon 16 Apr 2018, 19:30, Cadogan Hall, London
SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8 'Unfinished'
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 in G
DVORAK Symphony No. 7 in D minor
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Pavel Kolesnikov piano
Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Tue 17 Apr 2018, 19:30, G-Live, Guildford
SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8 'Unfinished'
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat 'Emperor'
DVORAK Symphony No. 7 in D minor
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Pavel Kolesnikov piano
Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sat 21 Apr 2018, 19:30, The Sands Centre, Carlisle
SMETANA The Moldau
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat 'Emperor'
PIAZZOLLA Libertango
DVORAK Symphony No. 7 in D minor
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Pavel Kolesnikov piano
Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sun 22 Apr 2018, 15:00, Usher Hall, Edinburgh
SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8 'Unfinished'
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4 in G
DVORAK Symphony No. 7 in D minor
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Pavel Kolesnikov piano
Ben Palmer conductor
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Covent Garden Sinfonia
Fri 27 Apr 2018, 19:30, The Brewhouse, Taunton
JAMES McWILLIAM London Symphony (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Philharmonia Voices (co-chorus master)
Sat 28 Apr 2018, 19:00, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London
KUBRICK 2001: A Space Odyssey (film screening with live orchestra)
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Philharmonia Orchestra
André de Ridder conductor
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Aylesbury Symphony Orchestra
Sun 29 Apr 2018, 16:00, Aylesbury Vale Academy
MENDELSSOHN Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt
ARNOLD English Dances Set 1
ARNOLD Trumpet Concerto
ELGAR Enigma Variations
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Matilda Lloyd trumpet
Ben Palmer conductor
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sun 6 May 2018, 18:00, Staatstheater Darmstadt
R. STRAUSS Don Juan
ELGAR Cello Concerto in E minor
ELGAR Symphony No. 1 in A flat
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Maximilian Hornung cello
Ben Palmer conductor
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Covent Garden Sinfonia • Woking Choral Society • Octavian Singers
Sat 12 May 2018, 19:30, Guildford Cathedral
ELGAR The Dream of Gerontius
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Ciara Hendrick mezzo-soprano
Richard Edgar-Wilson tenor
TBC bass
Ben Palmer conductor
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Aylesbury Symphony Orchestra
Sun 24 Jun 2018, 16:00, Aylesbury Vale Academy
Programme to include:
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park
ENNIO MORRICONE Gabriel's Oboe
JOHN WILLIAMS Close Encounters of the Third Kind
ELMER BERNSTEIN The Magnificent Seven
HANS ZIMMER Gladiator
JOHN WILLIAMS E.T.: Adventures on Earth
JOHN WILLIAMS Star Wars: Suite for Orchestra (excerpts)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sun 1 Jul 2018, 14:00, Darmstadtium, Darmstadt
VERDI La forza del destino
BIZET Carmen Suite No. 1
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 5 in E minor
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Deutsche Philharmonie Merck
Sat 7 July 2018, 20:00, Jagdschloss Kranichstein, Darmstadt
Die "Last Night": Helden und Schurken
Programme to include:
ROSSINI William Tell: Overture
SAINT-SAËNS Danse macabre
GRIEG Peer Gynt: Suite No. 1
BERLIOZ Symphonie fantastique: March to the Scaffold
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade: The Kalendar Prince
SAINT-SAËNS Samson et Delila: Bacchanale
ELGAR Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1
HENRY WOOD Fantasia on British Sea Songs
ARNE Rule, Britannia!
PARRY (orch. Elgar) Jerusalem
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 19:30, Symphony Hall, Birmingham
JOHN WILLIAMS Raiders of the Lost Ark (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sun 23 Sep 2018, 14:00, Symphony Hall, Birmingham
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Tue 25 Sep 2018, 19:00, Plymouth Pavillions
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Fri 28 Sep 2018, 19:30, St David's Hall, Cardiff
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sat 29 Sep 2018, 14:30, Royal Albert Hall, London
Sat 29 Sep 2018, 19:30, Royal Albert Hall, London

JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Mon 19 Nov 2018, 19:30, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Tue 20 Nov 2018, 19:30, De Montfort Hall, Leicester
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Wed 21 Nov 2018, 19:30, Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Thu 22 Nov 2018, Bournemouth Pavillion
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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BBC Singers
Fri 30 Nov 2018, 18:00, St Giles Cripplegate, London
CHERYL FRANCES-HOAD Gaude et Laetare
ARNOLD BAX I sing of a maiden
CHERYL FRANCES-HOAD This time a child is born
ARNOLD BAX This Worldes Joie
CHERYL FRANCES-HOAD From the beginning of the world
CHERYL FRANCES-HOAD Floodlight, Starlight
ARNOLD BAX Five Greek Folksongs
CHERYL FRANCES-HOAD There is no rose
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Sat 1 Dec 2018, 19:30, Hull Venue
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Mon 3 Dec 2018, 19:30, Symphony Hall, Birmingham
JOHN WILLIAMS Home Alone in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Wed 5 Dec 2018, 19:00 Portsmouth Guildhall
JOHN WILLIAMS Jurassic Park in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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Cinematic Sinfonia
Sat 22 Dec 2018, 19:00, Royal Albert Hall, London
JOHN WILLIAMS Home Alone in Concert (film screening with live orchestra)
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Crouch End Festival Chorus
Ben Palmer conductor
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Tri-borough Music Hub • Albert's Band
Thu 7 Mar 2019, 19:00, Royal Albert Hall, London
CHARLOTTE HARDING Convo (world premiere)
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Ben Palmer conductor
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