Concerts & Tickets

Cadogan Hall

Wednesday 2nd February 2022 - 7.30 pm

Strauss Jr Emperor Waltz
Schumann Konzertstück for Four Horns
Strauss An Alpine Symphony

Conductor James Blair

Soloists Zachary Hayward, Jacob Parker, Alex Willett, Caoime Glavin

Tickets available here.

St. John's Smith SquareWednesday 24th November 2021 - 7.30 pm

  • Humperdinck Hansel and Gretel Overture
  • Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major
  • Strauss Ein Heldenleben
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Rustam Khanmurzin

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 13th October 2021 - 7.30 pm

  • Wagner Lohengrin Prelude
  • Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor
  • Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist William Bracken

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 16th June 2021 - 7.00 pm

  • Elgar In the South
  • Glazunov Symphony No. 5 in B flat Major
  • Conductor James Blair

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 25 November 2020 - 7.00 pm

  • Suppe Light Cavalry Overture
  • Brahms Symphony No. 1 in C minor
  • Conductor James Blair

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 14 October 2020 - 7.00 pm

  • Wagner Siegfried Idyll Beethoven Symphony No. 8 in F Major
  • Conductor James Blair

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 18th March 2020 - 7.30 pm (Cancelled)

  • Wagner The Flying Dutchman Overture
  • Elgar Sea Pictures
  • Strauss An Alpine Symphony
  • Conductor James Blair

St. John's Smith Square Tuesday 28th January 2020 - 7.30 pm

  • Glazunov Carnival Overture
  • Medtner Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Alexander Karpeyev

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 20th November 2019 - 7.30 pm

  • Strauss Don Juan
  • Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor
  • Elgar Falstaff
  • Ravel Daphnis and Chloé: Suite No.2
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Savitri Grier

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 9th October 2019 - 7.30 pm

  • Berlioz Le carnaval romain
  • Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor
  • Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet, a selection of movements
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Dominic Doutney

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 12th June 2019 - 7.30 pm

  • Borodin Polovtsian Dances
  • Weber Clarinet Concerto No.1
  • Shostakovich Symphony No.5
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Joseph Shiner

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 6th March 2019 - 7.30 pm

  • Nicolai The Merry Wives of Windsor Overture
  • Sibelius Violin Concerto
  • Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Dan-Iulian Druțach

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 23rd January 2019 - 7.30 pm

  • Webern Im Sommerwind
  • Brahms Double Concerto in A minor
  • Mussorgsky (arr Ravel) Pictures at an Exhibition
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloists Federico Piccotti & Erica Piccotti

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 21st November 2018 - 7.30 pm

  • Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto no.1
  • Verdi Force of Destiny Overture
  • Mahler Symphony no.1
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Rustam Khanmurzin

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 3rd October 2018 - 7.30 pm

  • Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
  • Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor
  • Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Ronan O'Hora

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 13th June 2018 - 7.30 pm

  • Suppé Light Cavalry Overture
  • Bruch Violin Concerto No.1
  • Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Savitri Grier

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 14th March 2018 - 7.30 pm

  • Arnold Tam O'Shanter
  • Strauss Oboe Concerto
  • Rachmaninov Symphony No.2
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Steven Hudson

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 24th January 2018 - 7.30 pm

  • Ravel Piano Concerto in G Major
  • Mahler Symphony No. 6
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist: Antonio Oyarzabal

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 29th November 2017 - 7.30 pm

  • Berlioz Le Corsaire Overture
  • Sir John McEwen Viola Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No.4
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Timothy Ridout

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 27th September 2017 - 7.30pm

  • Weber Der Freischütz Overture
  • Brahms Piano Concerto No.1
  • Borodin Symphony No. 2
  • Conductor James Blair
  • Soloist Nikola Avramovic

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 14th June 2017 - 7.30pm

  • Kodály Dances of Galánta
  • Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Brahms Symphony no. 4
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Scott MacIsaac Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 8th March 2017 - 7.00pm

  • Rossini William Tell
  • Brahms Violin Concerto
  • Elgar Enigma Variations
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Luca Blasio Violin

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 25th January 2017 - 7.30pm

  • Nigel Westlake Cudmirrah Fanfare II
  • Grainger (arr. Stokowski ) A Medley of Three Short Pieces
  • Carl Vine Celebrare Celeberrime
  • Sculthorpe Earth Cry
  • Rachmaninov Piano Concerto no. 3
  • Scott Wilson Conductor
  • Piers Lane Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 23rd November 2016 - 7.30pm

  • Suppé Poet and Peasant
  • Ginastera Harp Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Oliver Wass Harp

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 28th September 2016 - 7.30pm

  • Wagner Die Meistersinger Overture
  • Dohnányi Variations on a Nursery Song
  • Dvorak Symphony No 7
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Ke Ma Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 15th June 2016 - 7.30pm

  • Verdi Joan of Arc Overture
  • Schumann 'Cello Concerto
  • Saint-Saens Organ Symphony
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Oscar Alabau 'Cello

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 9th March 2016 - 7.30pm

  • Elgar Overture Cockaigne
  • Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3
  • Elgar Enigma Variations
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Aleksandar Djermanovic Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 27th January 2016 - 7.30pm

  • Suppé Pique Dame Overture
  • Bruch Concerto for Violin and Viola
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Benjamin Baker Violin
  • Timothy Ridout Viola

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 18th November 2015 - 7.30pm

  • During this concert we welcomed into the YMSO ten students from the Conservatorio of San Pietro a Majella, Naples
  • Mendelssohn Overture from A Midsummer Night’s Dream
  • Mendelssohn Violin Concerto
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 2
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Charlie Lovell-Jones Violin

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 30th September 2015 - 7.30pm

  • Strauss Four Last Songs
  • Strauss Alpine Symphony
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Claire Seaton Soprano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 24th June 2015 - 7.30pm

  • Humperdinck Overture Hansel and Gretel
  • Wagner Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde
  • Wagner Götterdämmerung: Siegfried’s Rhine Music
  • Wagner Götterdämmerung: Siegfried’s Funeral Music
  • Wagner Götterdämmerung: Brünnhilde’s Immolation
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Susan Bullock Soprano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 11th March 2015 - 7.30pm

  • Walton Spitfire Prelude and Fugue
  • Cecil Forsyth Viola Concerto
  • Elgar Symphony No.1
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Timothy Ridout Viola

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 21st January 2015 - 7.30pm

  • Verdi The Sicilian Vespers
  • Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
  • Strauss Ein Heldenleben
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Martin Bartlett Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 26th November 2014 - 7.30pm

  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20 K466
  • Bruckner Symphony No. 8 in C minor
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Ronan O'Hora Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 8th October 2014 - 7.30pm

  • Berlioz Overture Le Corsaire
  • Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1
  • Nielsen Symphony No. 5
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Vitaly Pisarenko Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 18th June 2014 - 7.30pm

  • Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol
  • Shostakovich Cello Concerto No.1
  • Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet Suite
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Bartholomew LaFollette Cello

St. John's Smith Square Monday 7th April 2014 - 7.30pm

  • Walton Crown Imperial
  • Walton Viola Concerto
  • Parry Symphony No.3
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Timothy Ridout Viola

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 12th March 2014 - 7.30pm

  • Borodin Polovtsian Dances
  • Grieg Piano Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Vesselina Tchakarova Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 22nd January 2014 - 7.30pm

  • Tchaikovsky Overture: Romeo and Juliet
  • Elgar 'Cello Concerto
  • Brahms Variations on a theme of Haydn
  • Sibelius Symphony No.7
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Oscar Alabau 'Cello

St. John's Smith Square Monday 11th November 2013 - 7.30pm

  • Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice
  • Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Music from the films including Schindler's List, Dambusters, ET, Out of Africa, Superman, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Star Wars
  • James Blair Conductor
  • Konstantinos Destounis Piano

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 2nd October 2013 - 7.30pm

  • Borodin Overture Prince Igor
  • Glazunov Violin Concerto
  • Rachmaninov Symphony No.3
  • John Wilson Conductor
  • Andrew Haveron Violin

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 19th June 2013 - 7.30pm

  • Beethoven Overture Fidelio
  • Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme for 'Cello and Orchestra
  • Dvořák Symphony No.8
  • Leander Kippenberg Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 13th March 2013 - 7.30pm

  • Gottschalk Night in the Tropics
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No.3
  • Ravel Pavane pour une infante défunte
  • Ravel Daphnis and Chloé: Suite No.2
  • Ronan O'Hora Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 23rd Jan 2013 - 7.30pm

  • Dvorak Carnival Overture
  • Strauss Four Last songs
  • Mahler Symphony No.1 "The Titan"
  • Susana Gaspar Soprano
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 21st November 2012 - 7.30pm

  • Reznicek Overture Donna Diana
  • Mendelssohn Violin Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No.4
  • Leland Chen Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 3rd October 2012 - 7.30pm

  • Franck Le Chasseur Maudit
  • Liszt Totentanz for piano and orchestra
  • Puccini Cappricio Sinfonico
  • Respighi Pines of Rome
  • Ashley Fripp Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square Wednesday 27th June 2012 - 7.30pm

  • Strauss Don Juan
  • Shostakovitch Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Saint Saëns Organ Symphony
  • Bruno Fontaine Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 28th March 2012 - 7:00pm

  • Delibes Excerpts from Coppélia
  • Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Elgar Enigma Variations
  • Bruno Ferrari Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 2nd January 2012 - 7:30pm

  • Programme of Orchestral and Choral Music with the London International Choral Festival
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 23rd November 2011 - 7:30pm

  • Suppé Overture Pique Dame
  • Saint-Saëns Carnival of the Animals (Narrators Worbey and Farrell)
  • Arnold Concerto for 2 Pianos (3 hands) (Arranged for 1 piano 4 hands by Worbey and Farrell)
  • Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition (orch Ravel)
  • Worbey and Farrell Soloists
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 21st September 2011 - 7:30pm

  • Borodin Prince Igor Overture
  • François-Joseph Fétis Fantasie Symphonique for Organ and Orchestra
  • Brahms Symphony No.2 in D major
  • James O'Donnell Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 29th June 2011 - 7:30pm

  • Warsaw Concerto from Dangerous Moonlight - Soloist: Gen Li Dam Busters Raiders of the Last Ark 633 Squadron Superman Where Eagles Dare Out of Africa Schindler's List Fantasia First of the Few Die Hard
  • Gen Li Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 2nd March 2011 - 7:30pm

  • Weber Overture Der Freischütz
  • Shostakovich Symphony No 10
  • Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto
  • Michael Petrov Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 2nd January 2011 - 7:30pm

  • Programme of Orchestral and Choral Music with the London International Choral Festival
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 24th November 2010 - 7:30pm

  • Weber Overture The Flying Dutchman
  • Schumann Piano Concerto
  • Schumann Symphony No.4
  • Roberto Plano Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 23rd June 2010 - 7.30pm

  • Rossini Overture William Tell
  • Adrian Beecham Six Spanish Songs for Soprano and Orchestra
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No 6
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 17th February 2010 - 7:30pm

  • Elgar In the South
  • Guilmant Organ Symphony No.1
  • Debussy Prélude à L'après midi d'un faune
  • James O' Donnell Soloist
  • Jean-Luc Tingaud Guest Conductor

Westminster Cathedral 2nd January 2010 - 7:30pm

  • David Bednall A Song for St. Cecilia's Day, 1687 (World Premiere)
  • Walton Crown Imperial
  • Coates London Suite
  • Lehar Gold and Silver Waltz
  • Arnold Peterloo Overture
  • Handel Zadok the Priest
  • Rutter Gloria
  • Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No.1
  • James Blair Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 18th November 2009 - 7.30pm

  • Massenet Overture Le Roi de Lahore
  • Debussy Fantaisie pour piano et Orchestre
  • Franck Symphony in D minor
  • Romain David Soloist
  • Jean-Pierre Marty Guest Conductor

St. John's Smith Square 3rd June 2009 - 7.30pm

  • Suppé Light Cavalry Overture
  • Haydn Trumpet Conerto in Eb
  • Elgar Symphony No.1
  • Hugh Morgan Soloist
  • James Blair Conductor


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