Upcoming Performances

northern ballet @Woking

18, 19*, 20, 21.09.2019

7.30pm & *2.30pm

Peacock Theatre

Woking, UK

Jonathan makes his debut as the new Music Director of Northern Ballet with a production of Cinderella by the company's Artistic Director, David Nixon CBE, with music by Philip Feeney

'Marvellous feats of magic' Sunday Times

'A dazzling production' The Telegraph

'...absolutely captivating' Manchester Evening News

Music by PHILIP FEENEY Cinderella

with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia

northern ballet @Sheffield

24, 25, *27.09.2019

7.15pm & *2.15pm

The Crucible Theatre

Sheffield, UK

Jonathan conducts the company's production of Cinderella by the company's Artistic Director, David Nixon CBE, with music by Philip Feeney

'Marvellous feats of magic' Sunday Times

'A dazzling production' The Telegraph

'...absolutely captivating' Manchester Evening News

Music by PHILIP FEENEY Cinderella

with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia

Birmingham Royal Ballet

26 & *28.9.2019

7.30pm & *2.30pm

The Hippodrome

Birmingham, UK

Jonathan returns to Birmingham Royal Ballet to conduct David Bintley & Galina Samsova's exquisite production of Giselle.

ADOLPHE ADAM Giselle

Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Manchester chamber choir

12.10.2019

St Michael's Church

Macclesfield, UK

The Manchester Chamber Choir performs Johannes Brahms' masterpiece, Ein Deutsches Requiem 

New Bristol Sinfonia

13.10.2019

4.00pm

The Victoria Rooms

Bristol, UK

Music Director Jonathan Lo leads the popular annual family concert with the New Bristol Sinfonia.

 

PROKOFIEV Lieutenant Kijé Symphonic Suite

KODÁLY Hary Janos Suite

DUKAS Sorcerer's Apprentice

KLEINSINGER/TRIPP Tubby the Tuba

northern ballet @Hull

15, 17*, 18 & 19.10.19

7.30pm

*also 2.30pm

New Theatre

Hull, UK

Jonathan conducts touring performances of Cinderella by the company's Artistic Director, David Nixon CBE, with music by Philip Feeney.

'Marvellous feats of magic' Sunday Times

'A dazzling production' The Telegraph

'...absolutely captivating' Manchester Evening News

Music by PHILIP FEENEY Cinderella

with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia

Manchester Chamber Choir & Andrea Bocelli

26.10.19

First Direct Arena

Leeds, UK

27.10.19

Manchester Arena

Manchester, UK

Jonathan takes the Manchester Chamber Choir as chorus master to join up with Andrea Bocelli's for his Leeds and Manchester performances.

Haffner Orchestra

2.11.19

7.30pm

The Great Hall

Lancaster University

Lancaster, UK

First prize winner in the Yehudi Menuhin International Violin Competition, Leland Chen joins the Haffner Orchestra and Jonathan Lo in Bruch's Scottish Fantasy.

OFFENBACH Overture to La Belle Hélène

BRUCH Scottish Fantasy

SIBELIUS Symphony No. 1 in E minor

Xi'an Symphony Orchestra

9.11.19

Xi'an Concert Hall

Xi'an, China

Programme TBA

Northern Ballet @Newcastle

12, 14, 15 & 16.11.19

7.30pm

Theatre Royal

Newcastle, UK

Jonathan conducts the company's production of Cinderella by the company's Artistic Director, David Nixon CBE, with music by Philip Feeney

'Marvellous feats of magic' Sunday Times

'A dazzling production' The Telegraph

'...absolutely captivating' Manchester Evening News

Music by PHILIP FEENEY Cinderella

with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia

Northern Ballet @Nottingham

19, 21*, 22.11.19

7.30pm & *2.30pm

Theatre Royal

Nottingham, UK

Jonathan conducts the company's production of Cinderella by the company's Artistic Director, David Nixon CBE, with music by Philip Feeney

'Marvellous feats of magic' Sunday Times

'A dazzling production' The Telegraph

'...absolutely captivating' Manchester Evening News

Music by PHILIP FEENEY Cinderella

with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia

New Bristol Sinfonia

23.11.2019

7.30pm

Victoria Rooms

Bristol, UK

MAHLER Symphony No. 7

Northern BAllet @Leeds

17, 19, 20, *21.11.19

7.30pm & *2.00pm

Grand Theatre

Leeds, UK

Jonathan conducts the company's production of Cinderella by the company's Artistic Director, David Nixon CBE, with music by Philip Feeney

'Marvellous feats of magic' Sunday Times

'A dazzling production' The Telegraph

'...absolutely captivating' Manchester Evening News

Music by PHILIP FEENEY Cinderella

with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia

Manchester Chamber Choir

17, 19, 20, *21.11.19

7.30pm & *2.00pm

Grand Theatre

Leeds, UK

After last year's popular Christmas concert as part of the Midday Series at the Bridgewater Hall, the Manchester Chamber Choir returns with another festive special.

SWEELINCK Hodie Christus natus est

ANDREW GANT What Child is This?

BRITTEN A Hymn to the Virgin

PALESTRINA Alma redemptoris mater

PALESTRINA Ave Regina caelorum

HOWELLS A Spotless Rose

TRAD. arr. PEARSALL In Dulci Jubilo

RUTTER Nativity Carol

LAURIDSEN O Magnum Mysterium

TRAD. Gaudete

GARDNER Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day

TRAD. arr. BOB CHILCOTT The Twelve Days of Christmas.

dutch national ballet

27, 29, *30, 31.12.19 & 1.1.20

7.15pm *also 2pm

Dutch National Opera 

Amsterdam

The Netherlands

Jonathan makes his debut with the Dutch National Ballet conducting Wayne Eagling's production of the Nutcracker.

TCHAIKOVSKY The Nutcrakcer

Choreography by Wayne Eagling

northern ballet 50th anniversary gala

4.1.20

7.00pm

Grand Theatre

Leeds, UK

For one night only, some of the world’s finest dancers leap into Leeds to unite with Northern Ballet in a never-before-seen programme of excerpts from across the Company’s history.

new bristol sinfonia

8.2.20

7.30pm

Ashton Hall,

Lancaster, UK

 

WEBER Overture to Oberon

HAYDN Symphony No. 95

MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 5 'Reformation'

the royal ballet

17, 18, 25*, 28.2.20

2 & 4.3.20

7.30pm

*Live Cinema Relay

The Royal Opera House

London, UK

Jonathan conducts the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House for the Royal Ballet in a new work by the company's Artist in Residence Liam Scarlett. The performance on the 25th February will be broadcast in a live relay to cinemas around the world.

northern ballet world premiere

14, 17-21.3.20

7.30pm

Grand Theatre

Leeds, UK

Jonathan conducts the Northern Ballet Sinfonia for the world premiere of Geisha, with music by Alexandra Harwood and choreography by Kenneth Tindall.

 

The company writes:

'For geisha, beauty and honour is everything.

Two young women, bound by vows of friendship, find themselves in the midst of a collision between East and West. As their lives are torn painfully apart, a promise from beyond the grave offers the only chance for redemption.'

northern ballet @Sheffield

24, 26, 27 & *28.3.20

7.15pm, *2.00pm

The Crucible

Sheffield, UK

Jonathan conducts the Northern Ballet Sinfonia in the world premiere tour of Geisha, with music by Alexandra Harwood and choreography by Kenneth Tindall.

northern ballet @Leicester

31.3.20 & 1.4.20

7.30pm

The Curve

Leicester, UK

Jonathan conducts the company's production of Cinderella by the company's Artistic Director, David Nixon CBE, with music by Philip Feeney

'Marvellous feats of magic' Sunday Times

'A dazzling production' The Telegraph

'...absolutely captivating' Manchester Evening News

Music by PHILIP FEENEY Cinderella

with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia

manchester chamber choir

4.4.20

7.30pm

Church of Holy Name

Manchester, UK

HAYDN The Seven Last Words of Jesus Christ

GESUALDO In Monte Oliveti & Tristis est anima mea from Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday

STRAVINSKY Pater Noster

GESUALDO Ecce vidimus eum from Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday

BRUCKNER Christus Factus Est

HAYDN The Seven Last Words of Jesus Christ - Earthquake

GESUALDO Amicus meus osculi, Judas mercator pessimus, Unus ex discipulis meis 

                      from Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday

BRAHMS Geisliches Lied

GESUALDO Eram quasi agnus innocens, Una hora non potuistis, Seniores populi consilium 

                       from Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday

HAYDN In manus tuas, Domine from The Seven Last Words of Jesus Christ

PÄRT Da Pacem Domine

northern ballet @Sadler's wells

21, 22, 23*, 24 & 25.4.20

7.30pm, *2.30pm

Sadler's Wells Theatre

Jonathan conducts the Northern Ballet Sinfonia in the world premiere tour of Geisha, with music by Alexandra Harwood and choreography by Kenneth Tindall.

northern ballet @Milton keynes

28, 29, 30.4.20

2.5.20

7.30pm

Milton Keynes Theatre

Milton Keynes, UK

Jonathan conducts the company's production of Cinderella by the company's Artistic Director, David Nixon CBE, with music by Philip Feeney

'Marvellous feats of magic' Sunday Times

'A dazzling production' The Telegraph

'...absolutely captivating' Manchester Evening News

Music by PHILIP FEENEY Cinderella

with the Northern Ballet Sinfonia

northern ballet @cardiff

12, 15, 16.5.20

7.30pm

New Theatre

Cardiff, UK

Jonathan conducts the Northern Ballet Sinfonia in the world premiere tour of Geisha, with music by Alexandra Harwood and choreography by Kenneth Tindall.

Haffner Orchestra

20.6.2020

7.30pm

Ashton Hall

Lancaster, UK

MOZART Symphony No. 32

BRAHMS Double Concerto for Violin and Cello*

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2

*Caroline Pether, Violin & Hannah Roberts, Cello