28 May 2019, St George the Martyr Church, Borough, London
Pianist George Fu performs works by Knussen, Carter, Marsey, Fardon, Aucoin, as well as Freya's Isle.
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01 Jun 2019, Walt Disney Hall
John Adams conducts a concert of premieres commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic as part of their Green Umbrella series, performed by the LA Phil New Music Group.
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11 Jun 2019, Orford Church
The Albion Quartet will premiere Freya’s new String Quartet, an Aldeburgh Festival Commission. It will be performed alongside works by Haydn, Thomas Larcher, and Schubert’s Death and the Maiden.
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18 Jun 2019, Royal Academy of Music, Angela Burgess Recital Hall
The Echéa String Quartet perform works by Birtwistle, Bartok and Louise Drewett alongside Freya’s Snap Dragon.
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10 Jul 2019, Cheltenham College Chapel
ORA singers perform a programme inspired by Rome's rich catalogue of Renaissance composers, including the world premiere of Freya Waley-Cohen's reflection on Anerio's Christus Factus Est.
24 Jul 2019, St. Marylebone Parish Church
Songs and sounds ‘contemporary composers in conversation.
Including songs from the piano and soprano version of Freya’s song cycle ‘Happiness’.
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02 Aug 2019, Sainte Mere Chateau
The Saint Mere Festival is one of the co-commisioners Freya’s string quartet for the Albion Quartet.
The Albion Quartet will perform the new quartet alongside Brahms Quartet No.3 in B-Flat Major, Op.67 at the Friday night concert.
03 Aug 2019, Sainte Mere Chateau
The Albion Quartet perform Freya's string quartet at Sainte Mere Festival again on the Saturday, in a programme including Beethoven's Quartet Op. 18 No. 5 in A major and Shostakovich Quartet no. 3.
25 Aug 2019, St Andrew’s Church
The Albion Quartet will be premiering a new string quartet of Freya’s called Winterbourne at the Presteigne festival alongside Schubert’s ‘Rosamunde' quartet and Matthew Taylor’s String quartet no.5.
09 Sep 2019, Cadogan Hall
Freya has been commissioned to write a new work for chamber ensemble for the Knussen Chamber Orchestra for the last of this year’s chamber Proms.
02 Nov 2019, Wigmore Hall
Freya is the associate composer of Wigmore Hall for the 2019-20 season, as part of celebrations of Beethoven’s 250th anniversary year.
11 am -Tamsin Waley-Cohen solo concert, including Freya’s Unveil, and Likeness
1:15 pm - Freya will be giving a talk.
2:30 pm - The Albion Quartet will be play two of Freya’s existing string quartets, a new commission for the Wigmore Hall, and Beethoven’s Grosse Fuge.
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