INTERNATIONAL CONCERT DIARY
Saturday 2 February 2019: Groningen: MEMORIAL CONCERT for SABRINA VLASKALIC. Prins Claus Conservatorium, 5pm. LIVE STREAM from 16.45 (and still viewable)
Saturday 9 November 2019: BBC Radio 3: ANDREY LEBEDEV with JESS GILLAM on This Classical Life. Listen Again.
Tuesday 17 December 2019: London: WHAT GUITAR TRIO (MICHAEL HUGHES, IOANNIS THEODORIDIS joined by SAM CAVE). Iklectik, Old Paradise Yard, 20 Carlisle Lane, SE1 7LG, 7.30pm. Tickets. Blog (New Music for Guitar Trio: 5 premières)
Sunday 5 January 2020: BBC Radio 3: SEAN SHIBE’S GUITAR ZONE: Programme 1: Introverts and Extroverts, 11pm. Listen again.
Friday 10 January 2020: London: SEAN SHIBE. Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre, 7.30pm and 9.30pm. Tickets. (Wemyss: Scottish Lute Manuscripts, Rosewood by David Fennessy, Steve Reich: Electric Counterpoint for electric guitar & tape by Steve Reich and LAD by Julia Wolfe)
Thursday 16 January 2020: London: JAMIE AKERS (romantic guitar): The Old Operating Theatre Museum, 9a St Thomas St, SE1 9RY, 7pm. Tickets (Music by nineteenth-century women composers: Emilia Giuliani, Catharina Pratten and Athenais Paulian and including a tour of the museum and demonstration of nineteenth-century surgical practice)
Sunday 2 February 2020: BBC Radio 3: SEAN SHIBE’S GUITAR ZONE: Joy and Melancholy, 11pm: Listen Again.
Wednesday 5 February 2020: London: ‘Todo Villa’ Complete Solo Guitar Works by Villa-Lobos: FABRICIO MATTOS, VITOR NOAH and PLINIO FERNANDES. Chancellor’s Hall, Senate House, University of London, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU, 7pm. Tickets.
Sunday 9 February 2020: BBC Radio 3: SEAN SHIBE’S GUITAR ZONE: Adaptations and Collaborations, 11pm: Listen Again.
Wednesday 4 March 2020: Glassboro, NJ: BRAZILIAN GUITAR QUARTET. Rowan University, Boyd Recital Hall, 201 Mullica Hill Rd, NJ 08028, 7.30pm. Tickets.
Thursday 5 March 2020: Great Missenden: MATTHEW WADSWORTH (theorbo) & EVELYN GLENNIE (marimba). Church of St Peter and St Paul, BUCKS HP16 0BA, 7.30pm Tickets (première of The Lake of Time by Stephen Goss)
Friday 6 March 2020: London: SEAN SHIBE. Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore Street, W1U 2BP, 7.30pm. Tel. 020 7935 2141. Tickets. (Rosewood by David Fennessy, Serenade and Toccata by Sofia Gubaidulina, Suite in E minor BWV 996 by J.S. Bach and Ingwe by Georges Lentz)
New York: QUATERNAGLIA GUITAR QUARTET. Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street, 7.30pm. Tickets.
Tuesday 10 March 2020: Northridge, CA: STEVE THACHUK (electric guitar) & WIND ENSEMBLE. Soraya Great Hall, 18111 Nordhoff St, CA 91330 8448, 7.30pm. Tel. 818 677 3000. Tickets (Première of Concerto of Colours by Steven Goss – for electric guitar and wind ensemble)
Wednesday 11 March 2020: Guildford, Surrey: PERSPECTIVES ON MUSICAL REVISION with SAM CAVE (electric guitar), JANE CHAPMAN (harpsichord) & KATALIN KOLTAI (guitar). Studio One, Performing Arts Technology Studio (PATS), University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, 1–8.15pm. Details.
Saturday 14 March 2020: Baltimore, MD: MENG SU. Griswold Hall, Peabody Conservatory, 1 East Mount Vernon Place, 21202, 6pm. Tel. 443 296 2247. Tickets.
Bognor Regis: AMANDA COOK. Regis School of Music, 46 Sudley Road, PO21 1ER, 7.30pm. Tel. 01243 866 462. Tickets.
London: CAMPBELL DIAMOND. St James’s Church, 197 Piccadilly, W1J 9LL, 7.30pm. Tickets. CANCELLED (POSTPONED)
Wednesday 18 March 2020: London: BRADLEY JOHNSON, SAKI KATO, KEVIN LOH, HUGH MILLINGTON and BELL QUARTET. David Josefowitz Recital Hall, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone Road, 7pm. Details. (Edward Cowie Kandinsky; Basho Meditations: Eight Sonic Haikus; and three premières: Stephen Balfour Two Duos for Two Guitars; James Batty Birch Bark; and Edward Cowie California Suite) CANCELLED (POSTPONED)
Friday 27 March 2020: London: GIACOMO SUSANI & LONDON CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, conducted by CHRISTOPHER WARREN -GREEN. The Great Hall, St Barts Hospital, West Smithfield, EC1A 7BE, 7pm. Tickets (Guitar Concerto by Giacomo Susani) CANCELLED (POSTPONED)
Saturday 28 March 2020: Live Stream: CRAIG OGDEN with LONDON MOZART PLAYERS, 7pm. Live stream
Philadelphia, PA: ANA VIDOVIC. Mandell Theater, Drexel University, 3220 Chestnut St, PA 19104, 7.30pm. Tickets. CANCELLED (POSTPONED)
List of Classical Guitar Premières
© Thérèse Wassily Saba 2020