The Arthur Bliss Society
Live Performances and UK Radio Broadcasts


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Bremerhaven City Theatre, Bremerhaven, Germany
Ballett Bremerhaven
(choreogr. Sergei Vanaev)
programme includes Adam Zero

on 13, 16, 23 May 2015
4 June 2015
all at 7.30 pm

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Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS
on Friday 15 May 2015 at 7.30 pm
BBC Symphony Orchestra

(conductor: Andrew Davis)
programme includes Morning Heroes (Orator: Samuel West)

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St John's, Smith Square, London SW1P 3HA
on Sunday 24 May 2015 at 3 pm
The Werther Ensemble

programme includes Piano Quartet

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Philharmonia at the Movies: Sci-Fi

Philharmonia Orchestra
(conductor: James Shearman; presenter: Barry Norman)
programme includes Things to Come: March

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the last of their three performances is at
The Anvil, Churchill Way, Basingstoke RG21 7QR
on Sunday 24 May 2015 at 7.45 pm

is on Saturday 13 June 2015 in Cheltenham : 1 pm - 6 pm
at St Andrew's URC, Montpellier Street, Cheltenham GL50 1SP

DUO will be performing Bliss's Violin Sonata, and Masks,
as well as Elgar's Violin Sonata
Eleanor Percy (violin) :: Irina Lyakhovskaya (piano)

further details will be circulated later

held in the borough in which Magna Carta was signed

St John's Church, Manor Farm Lane, Egham, Surrey TW20 9HL
on Saturday 13 June 2015 at 7.30 pm
Kew Sinfonia
and Egham Choral
programme includes Pastoral ("Lie Strewn the White Flocks")

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Hereford Three Choirs Festival 2015
on Monday 27 July 2015 at 7.45 pm
Philharmonia Orchestra

Three Choirs Festival Chorus
(conductor: Andrew Davis)
programme includes Morning Heroes (Orator: Samuel West)

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Lake District Summer Music - International Festival

Ambleside Parish Centre, Vicarage Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 9DH

Friday 7 August 2015
at 12 noon
programme includes Viola Sonata
(viola: Roger Chase; piano: Andrew Dunlop)
and on
Monday 10 August 2015
at 11 am
programme includes Pastoral (1916)
(clarinet: Timothy Orpen; piano: Andrew Brownell)

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David Wilby, our Vice-Chairman, keeps an eye open for Bliss works advertised on Radio 3 and Classic FM. What he finds will be posted here:

Friday 24 April 2015
on Classic FM between 8 and 10 pm
"The Full Works Concert" includes the
hings to Come Suite
(comes after Walton Spitfire Prelude and Fugue and Elgar Violin Concerto)

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