Past events

18 & 19 March 2021

Opera Scenes, Royal Academy Opera

Susie Sainsbury Theatre, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone, London NW1 5HT

19 December 2020, 19.30

Fantasia Orchestra
Tasmin Little, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Corelli – Christmas Concerto
Bach – Violin Concerto in E Major
Tchaikovsky – Serenade for Strings

Wells Cathedral, Cathedral Green, Wells, BA5 2UE

18 December 2020, 19.30

Fantasia Orchestra
Tasmin Little, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Corelli – Christmas Concerto
Bach – Violin Concerto in E Major
Tchaikovsky – Serenade for Strings

Wells Cathedral, Cathedral Green, Wells, BA5 2UE

28 November 2020, 19.00

Britten, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Music Producer)

Susie Sainsbury Theatre, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone, London NW1 5HT

27 November 2020, 19.00

Britten, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Music Producer)

Susie Sainsbury Theatre, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone, London NW1 5HT

29 September 2020, 19:30 [cancelled due to coronavirus]

Piccadilly Sinfonia
Warren Mailley-Smith, piano
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Concert 5 (and last) of Beethoven Piano Concerto Series:

Beethoven – Symphony no. 8
Beethoven – Piano Concerto no. 5, ‘Emperor’

St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ

25 September 2020, 13:00

Hana Mizuta-Spencer, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, piano

Beethoven – Violin Sonata no. 10 in G major, op. 96
Brahms – Violin Sonata no. 1 in G major, op. 78

St James’ Church, Sussex Gardens, London W2 3UD

19 September 2020, 15.30 & 19.00

Fantasia Orchestra
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Wagner – Siegfried Idyll
Dvorak – Cello Concerto (arr. George Morton)

St Mary Abbots, Kensington, London

16 September 2020, 14.30 & 19.30

Fantasia Orchestra
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Dvorak – 3 Slavonic Dances (arr. Clements)
Wagner – Siegfried Idyll
Dvorak – Cello Concerto (arr. George Morton)

Wells Cathedral, Cathedral Green, Wells, BA5 2UE

30 June 2020, 19:30 [cancelled due to coronavirus]

Piccadilly Sinfonia
Warren Mailley-Smith, piano
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Concert 4 of Beethoven Piano Concerto Series:

Beethoven – Symphony no. 3
Beethoven – Piano Concerto no. 1

St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ

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11 June 2020, 13:00 [cancelled due to coronavirus]

Ayla Sahin, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, piano

Beethoven – Violin Sonata no. 8 in G major, op. 30/3
Brahms – Violin Sonata no. 1 in G major, op. 78

All Saints Church, The Drive, Hove BN3 3QE

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17 May 2020, 18:00 [cancelled due to coronavirus]

London Festival of Contemporary Church Music

Organ recital and Evensong

St Mary Abbots Church, Kensington Church Street, London W8 4LA

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28 April 2020, 19:30 [cancelled due to coronavirus]

Piccadilly Sinfonia
Warren Mailley-Smith, piano
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Concert 3 of Beethoven Piano Concerto Series:

Beethoven – Symphony no. 7
Beethoven – Piano Concerto no. 2
Mozart – Marriage of Figaro Overture

St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ

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23 April 2020, 19:00 [cancelled due to coronavirus]

Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Premieres of student compositions mentored by Hans Abrahamsen

Angela Burgess Recital Hall, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone Road, London NW1 5HT

15 April 2020, 19:30 [cancelled due to coronavirus]

Fantasia Orchestra
Laura van der Heijden, cello
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Sibelius – Symphony 7
Bridge – Oration (Cello Concerto)
Grieg – Peer Gynt Suite no. 1

Grand Junction at St Mary Magdalene, Paddington, Rowington Close, London W2 5TF

17 April 2020, 19:30 [cancelled due to coronavirus]

Piccadilly Sinfonia
Warren Mailley-Smith, piano
Martyn Jackson, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Concert 2 of Beethoven Piano Concerto Series:

Beethoven – Symphony no. 4
Beethoven – Piano Concerto no. 4
Barber – Adagio for Strings
Vaughan Williams – The Lark Ascending

St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ

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1 March 2020

Leicester Symphony Orchestra
‘Come and play’ day

Elgar – Falstaff

14 February 2020, 19.30

Brahms – String Quartet in C minor, op. 51/2, arr. John Whitfield

Duke’s Hall, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone, London NW1 5HT

12 February 2020, 21.00

Carte Blanche: premieres by student composers

Angela Burgess Recital Hall, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone, London NW1 5HT

28 January 2020, 19:30

Piccadilly Sinfonia
Warren Mailley-Smith, piano
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Concert 1 of Beethoven Piano Concerto Series:

Beethoven – Symphony no. 5
Beethoven – Piano Concerto no. 3
Beethoven – Egmont Overture

St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ

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25 January 2020, 19:00

Ensemble Adapter
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Ton-Art Festival
‘Labor neue musik’: compositions by students at Hochshule für Musik Saar’
Bunita Marcus – Music for Japan

Stadtkirche St. Dionys, Esslingen am Nectar, nr. Stuttgart, Germany

11 January 2020, 19:30

Godalming Baroque Festival
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor/organ

Baroque Gala Concert

Godalming Baptist Church, 15 Queen Street, Godalming GU7 1BA

13 July 2019, 14:00

Lindenbaum Festival Orchestra
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Concert for Peace in the Korean DMZ

Korean Demilitarized Zone

26 June 2019, 19:30

Proms at St Jude’s

Fantasia Orchestra
Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Beethoven – Symphony 7
Beethoven – Piano Concerto no. 3
Pärt – Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten

St Jude-on-the-Hill, Central Square, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London NW11 7AH

14 May 2019

Conducting masterclass with David Robertson

London

14 April 2019, 17.00

Merton Passiontide Festival

Bach – St Matthew Passion

Instruments of Time and Truth (continuo)

Merton College Chapel, Merton College, Merton Street, Oxford, OX1 4JD

6 March 2019, 19:30

Oxford University Sinfonietta
Oxford University Jazz Orchestra
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Turnage – Blood on the Floor

Jacqueline du Pré Building, St Hilda’s College, Cowley Pl, Cowley, Oxford OX4 1DY

5 March 2019, 19:30

Oxford University Sinfonietta
Oxford University Jazz Orchestra
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Turnage – Blood on the Floor (first student performance, in the presence of the composer)

Jacqueline du Pré Building, St Hilda’s College, Cowley Pl, Cowley, Oxford OX4 1DY

22 February 2019, 20:00

Oxford University Sinfonietta
Charlie Lovell-Jones, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Beethoven – Symphony no. 5
Prokofiev – Violin Concerto no. 1
Metcalf – Brilliance and Fire (world premiere)

University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ

27 January 2019

Leicester Symphony Orchestra
‘Come and play’ day

Rachmaninoff – Symphonic Dances

13 December 2018, 19.30

Fantasia Orchestra
Rebecca McNaught – cello
Tom Fetherstonhaugh – conductor

Elgar – Cello Concerto
Finzi – Romance
Parry – English Suite
Richard English – Visions of Odysseus (world premiere)

St Gabriel’s, Warwick Square, Pimlico, London SW1V 2AD

4 December 2018

Merton College Choir
Tom Fetherstonhaugh – organ
Benjamin Nicholas – conductor

Christmas programme

Victoria Hall, Singapore

16 November 2018, 20.00

Oxford University Sinfonietta
Dan Mort – clarinet
Tom Fetherstonhaugh – conductor

Beethoven – Symphony no. 3
Copland – Appalachian Spring
Macmillan – Tuireadh

University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ

29 October 2018, 19.30

Athena Hawksley-Walker, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh – piano

5th (and final) concert in complete Beethoven Violin Sonatas series

Beethoven – Violin Sonatas nos. 8 & 9 (‘Kreutzer’)

Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford, OX1 3SD

4 October 2018, 13.00

Oxford Chamber Music Festival Orchestra
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Beamish – The Day Dawn
Fauré – Après une Rêve

Christ Church Cathedral, St Aldate’s, Oxford OX1 1DP

3 October 2018, 19.30

Oxford Chamber Music Festival Orchestra
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
Alena Baeva, violin
Priya Mitchell, violin
Johannes Marmen, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Beamish – Seasons
Tchaikovsky – Rococo Variations

Oxford Town Hall, St Aldate’s, Oxford OX1 1BX

2 October 2018, 20.00

Oxford Chamber Music Festival

Tom Fetherstonhaugh, organ

programme including Ligeti – Volumina

University Church, High Street, Oxford, OX1 4BJ

2 October 2018, 20.00

Oxford Chamber Music Festival

Tom Fetherstonhaugh, organ

programme including Ligeti – Volumina

University Church, High Street, Oxford, OX1 4BJ

13 September 2018, 15.00

Merton College Choir
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, organ
Ben Nicholas, conductor

BBC Radio 3 Choral Evensong recording

Merton College Chapel, Merton College, Merton Street, Oxford OX1 4JD

12 September 2018, 15.00

Merton College Choir
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, organ
Ben Nicholas, conductor

BBC Radio 3 live Choral Evensong

Merton College Chapel, Merton College, Merton Street, Oxford OX1 4JD

23 August 2018

Pro Corda Senior Orchestra
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Lennox Berkeley – Serenade for Strings

Pro Corda, Leiston Abbey, Abbey Road, Leiston IP16 4TD

1 June 2018, 20.00

Oxford University Sinfonietta
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Beethoven – Symphony no. 4
Ives – Three Places in New England
Stravinsky – Dumbarton Oaks

University Church, High Street, Oxford Ox1 4BJ

14 May 2018, 19.30

Athena Hawksley-Walker, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, piano

Concert 4 in complete Beethoven Violin Sonata series

Beethoven – Violin Sonatas nos. 6 & 10

Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SD

30 April 2018, 19.30

Athena Hawksley-Walker, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, piano

Concert 3 in complete Beethoven Violin Sonata series

Beethoven – Violin Sonatas nos. 5 & 7

Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SD

30 March 2018, 19.45

Ulster Orchestra (orchestral organ)
Jonathan Darlington, conductor

Brahms – A German Requiem

Ulster Hall, 34 Bedford St, Belfast BT2 7FF

25 March 2018, 17.00

Instruments of Time and Truth (continuo)
Benjamin Nicholas, conductor

Bach – Mass in B Minor

Merton College Chapel, Merton College, Merton Street, Oxford OX1 4JD

23 February 2018, 20.00

Oxford University Sinfonietta
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Bartók – Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta
Mozart – Symphony no. 40
Harry Baker – Lament (world premiere)

University Church, High Street, Oxford, OX1 4JD

12 February 2018, 19:30

Athena Hawksley-Walker, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, piano

Concert 2 in complete Beethoven Violin Sonata series

Beethoven – Violin Sonatas nos. 3 & 4

Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SD

5 February 2018, 19:30

Athena Hawksley-Walker, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, piano

Concert 1 in complete Beethoven Violin Sonata series

Beethoven – Violin Sonatas nos. 1 & 2

Holywell Music Room, Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SD

16 December 2017, 19:30

Fantasia Orchestra
Harry Baker, piano
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Mozart – Symphony no. 41, ‘Jupiter’
Elgar – Introduction and Allegro
Ted Mair – Of Itself (world premiere)

St Giles-in-the-Fields, 60 St Giles High Street, London WC2H BLG

17 November 2017, 20:00

Oxford University Sinfonietta
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Schubert – Symphony no. 3
Debussy – Prélude à l’après-midi d’un Faune
Schoenberg – Chamber Symphony no. 2

University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ

23 September 2017, 18:00

Fantasia Orchestra
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Bach – Orchestral Suite no. 3
Handel – Organ Concerto in A major op. 7/2
Alex Ho – Reinventions (world premiere)

St Matthew’s Church, 20 Great Peter Street, London SW1P 2BU

15 September 2017, 19:30

Fantasia Orchestra
Kenny Fu, piano
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Brahms – Symphony no. 2
Mozart – Piano Concerto no. 13
Raymond Yiu – Oslo – Hommage à Lukas Foss (world premiere orchestral performance)

St Gabriel’s Church, Warwick Square, London SW1V 2AD

2 June 2017, 20:00

Oxford University Sinfonietta
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Beethoven – Symphony no. 1
Ravel – Le Tombeau de Couperin
Pärt – Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten

University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ

19 April 2017, 19:30

Fantasia Orchestra
Sofia Kolupov, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Strauss – Metamorphosen
Bach – Violin Concerto in A minor
Elgar – Sospiri

St Matthew’s Church, 20 Great Peter Street, London SW1P 2BU

20 December 2016, 19:30

Fantasia Orchestra
Sheku Kanneh-Mason
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Sibelius – Symphony no. 2
Haydn – Cello Concerto no. 1 in C major
Mendelssohn – Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream

St Gabriel’s Church, Warwick Square, London SW1V 2AD

7 July 2016, 19:30

Fantasia Orchestra
Hana Mizuta-Spencer, violin
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Tchaikovsky – Symphony no. 5
Vaughan Williams – The Lark Ascending
Delius – 2 Pieces for Small Orchestra

St Francis Church, Pottery Lane, London W11 4NQ

24 January 2016, 19:30

Fantasia Orchestra (debut concert)
Tom Fetherstonhaugh, conductor

Beethoven – Symphony no. 7
Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Ravel – Le Tombeau de Couperin

St Francis Church, Pottery Lane, London W11 4NQ