Rosemary Galton

Soprano

Diary

  • Sunday 22 July 2018
    Linden Baroque
    Bach cantatas 123 and 151
    St Stephen’s, Hampstead
  • Tuesday 31 July 2018
    Huelgas Ensemble
    The Cypriot ‘O’ Antiphons
    Camprena in Pienza, Italy
  • Friday 3 August 2018
    Huelgas Ensemble
    Highlights of Renaissance Art
    Biecz, Poland
  • Friday 17 August 2018
    Huelgas Ensemble
    The Landscape of Polyphony
    St Pauluskerk, Antwerp
  • Friday 24 August 2018
    Huelgas Ensemble
    A Burgundian Alphabet in 3 Concerts
    Jacobikerk, Utrecht
  • Sunday 26 August 2018
    Huelgas Ensemble
    The Landscape of Polyphony
    Utrecht
  • Past Highlights

    • Sunday 8 July 2018
      Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
      Haydn Harmoniemesse
      Cheltenham Town Hall
    • Wednesday 4 July 2018
      Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
      Haydn Harmoniemesse
      Queen Elizabeth Hall, London
    • Sunday 24 June 2018
      Artavian Baroque
      Rural Life: Music by Bach & Handel
      Woolhanger Manor, Devon
    • Saturday 26 May 2018
      Gabrieli Consort
      Visions & Mystics
      Lady St Mary Church, Wareham
    • Thursday 24 May 2018
      Gabrieli Consort
      Visions & Mystics
      St John the Baptist, Cirencester
    • Sunday 13 May 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Bruges, centre of Burgundian musical culture
      Church of Notre-Dame de la Chapelle, Brussels
    • Saturday 12 May 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Bruges, centre of Burgundian musical culture
      Concertgebouw Brugge, Belgium
    • Saturday 28 April 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Simone de Bonefont : Missa pro moris cum quinque vocibus
      Abdijkerk van Park, Leuven, Belgium
    • Sunday 15 April 2018
      Philharmonia Voices
      Unsuk Chin Le Chant des Enfants des Etoiles
      Royal Festival Hall, London
    • Saturday 24 March 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Wolfgang Rihm Et Lux
      Hall in Tirol, Austria
    • Friday 23 March 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Wolfgang Rihm Et Lux
      Hall in Tirol, Austria
    • Sunday 11 March 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      A Polyphonic Kaleidoscope 1350 - 1600
      Stadthagen, Germany
    • Friday 2 February 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      En Albion de fluns environen
      Antwerp
    • Saturday 27 January 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Francesca Caccini “La liberazione di Ruggiero”
      Valetta International Baroque Festival, Malta
    • Sunday 21 January 2018
      Huelgas Ensemble
      The Early Unions - Voices of Europe
      Wiener Konzerthaus, Vienna
    • Sunday 17 December 2017
      London Choral Sinfonia
      Britten Saint Nicholas
      St John’s Smith Square, London
    • Sunday 17 December 2017
      Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
      Bach, the Universe & Everything
      Kings Place, London
    • Saturday 16 December 2017
      The Hanover Band
      Handel Messiah
      Chichester Cathedral
    • Thursday 14 December 2017
      The Hanover Band
      Handel Messiah
      Kings Place, London
    • Sunday 10 December 2017
      The Hanover Band
      Handel Messiah
      St George’s Church, Kemp Town, Brighton
    • Saturday 9 December 2017
      Gabrieli Consort
      Praetorius Christmas Mass
      Chapelle Royale, Palace of Versailles
    • Monday 4 December 2017
      The Hanover Band
      Handel Messiah
      The Charterhouse, London
    • Sunday 3 December 2017
      The Hanover Band
      Handel Messiah
      Romsey Abbey, Hampshire
    • Saturday 2 December 2017
      Tenebrae
      A Very English Christmas
      Uppingham School Chapel, Oakham
    • Sunday 5 November 2017
      Huelgas Ensemble
      The music book of Christoph Plantin
      AMUZ, Antwerp, Belgium
    • Tuesday 10 October 2017
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Monteverdi Missa in illo tempore
      Church of St.Simon & St.Jude, Prague
    • Sunday 1 October 2017
      Philharmonia Voices
      Mahler Symphony no. 3
    • Friday 22 September 2017
      Tenebrae
      Spanish Glories of the Sixteen Century
      St Mary’s Church, Rye
    • Thursday 21 September 2017
      Tenebrae
      Russian Treasures
      St George’s Chapel, Windsor
    • Wednesday 20 September 2017
      BBC Choral Vespers
      Broadcast live from The Brompton Oratory
      The London Oratory
    • Tuesday 8 August 2017
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Cipriano de Rore, the humanist
      Chiesa San Francesco, Asciano
    • Wednesday 2 August 2017
      Philharmonia Voices
      Bach arr. Stravinsky Canonic Variations on ‘Vom Himmel hoch, da komm, ich her’
      Royal Albert Hall, London
    • Sunday 16 July 2017
      Tenebrae
      Brahms and Bruckner motets
      Thaxted Parish Church, Thaxted
    • Saturday 1 July 2017
      Huelgas Ensemble
      A Polyphonic Kaleidoscope
      St. Bavo, Haarlem
    • Friday 30 June 2017
      Huelgas Ensemble
      A Polyphonic Kaleidoscope
      Sint-Machariuskerk, Gent
    • Sunday 25 June 2017
      Tenebrae
      Spanish Glories of the Sixteenth Century
      St John the Evangelist, Oxford
    • Friday 23 June 2017
      Tenebrae
      A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty
      St Bonifatiuskirche, Dortmund
    • Saturday 20 May 2017
      Tenebrae
      Russian Treasures
      St John’s Kirk, Perth
    • Saturday 13 May 2017
      The Sarum Consort
      “Mors et Resurrexit”
      Four Meditations on the Life of Christ
      St George’s Church, Bloomsbury
    • Wednesday 10 May 2017
      Tenebrae
      Russian Treasures
      National Concert Hall, Dublin
    • Friday 28 April 2017
      Tenebrae
      A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty
      Sherbone Abbey
    • Friday 21 April 2017
      The Clerks
      Hymns from the Hearth: Domestic polyphony from the Italian Renaissance
      Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
    • Wednesday 12 April 2017
      Tenebrae
      Bach Chorales
      Fauré Requiem
      With Aurora Orchestra
      St Johns Smith Square, London
    • Monday 10 April 2017
      The Hanover Band
      Rossini Stabat Mater
      St Johns Smith Square, London
    • Friday 7 April 2017
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Trois apogées autour de Claude Le Jeune
      Monaco, Eglise Saint Charles
    • Sunday 19 March 2017
      Tenebrae
      The Romantic Legacy of Renaissance Polyphony
      Trinity Church, Oslo
    • Saturday 11 March 2017
      London Choral Sinfonia
      Duruflé Requiem
      and works by Britten, Poulenc, O’Regan, Bainton
      St Johns Smith Square, London
    • Sunday 19 February 2017
      Philharmonia
      Ravel Daphnis et Chloé
      Royal Festival Hall, London
    • Monday 19 December 2016
      Classical Opera Company
      Handel Messiah (chorus)
      Middle Temple Hall, London
    • Thursday 15 December 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Claudio Monteverdi | Prima prattica
      Miniemenkerk, Brussels
    • Tuesday 13 December 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Mirabile Mysterium
      Kasteel van ’s-Gravenwezel, Schilde, Belgium
    • Saturday 12 November 2016
      Tenebrae
      Handel Messiah
      The Tabernacle on Temple Square, Salt Lake City, United States
    • Friday 21 October 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      À la recherche du temps perdu
      Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall
    • Saturday 8 October 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      MacMillan
      AMUZ, Antwerp
    • Sunday 25 September 2016
      Philharmonia Voices
      Stravinsky Perséphone
      Royal Festival Hall, London
    • Sunday 4 September 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Twee Vlamingen in Venetië
      Utrecht, NL
    • Saturday 27 August 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Francesca Caccini La liberazione di Ruggiero
      Eglise Saint Pierre et Saint Paul, Sablé-sur-Sarthe, France
    • Friday 19 August 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      The Cypriot “O” Antiphons
      Antwerp
    • Friday 12 August 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Cipriano de Rore: the humanist
      Biecz, Poland
    • Sunday 7 August 2016
      Tenebrae
      A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty
      Festival International de Musique de Dinard
    • Thursday 28 July 2016
      Tenebrae
      Brahms and Bruckner motets
      Ryedale Festival
    • Sunday 26 June 2016
      Artavian Baroque
      Thomas Arne Alfred
      Woolhanger Manor, Parracombe, Devon
    • Friday 24 June 2016
      Tenebrae
      A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty
      Paris Mezzo Festival
    • Thursday 26 May 2016
      Tenebrae
      Brahms and Bruckner motets
      Bath Abbey
    • Friday 13 May 2016
      London Festival of Contemporary Church Music
      Martyrdom and Eternity
      The National Gallery, London
    • Wednesday 4 May 2016
      The Temple Singers
      A Celebration of Shakespeare in Words and Music
    • Friday 29 April 2016
      Chamber Choir Ireland
      Music To Hear, Why Hear’st Thou Music Sadly
      St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork
    • Monday 28 March 2016
      Chamber Choir Ireland
      Mozart Requiem
      Capuchin Friary, Dublin
    • Saturday 19 March 2016
      Kingston Orpheus Choir
      J. S. Bach St John Passion (soloist)
      St Andrew’s Church, Surbiton
    • Wednesday 9 March 2016
      Barnes Music Festival
      Handel Dixit Dominus (soloist)
      St Mary’s Church, Barnes
    • Saturday 27 February 2016
      Tenebrae
      A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty
      Berner Münster, Switzerland
    • Thursday 11 February 2016
      Tenebrae
      Le Choeur Chant du Coeur – Figure Humaine
      Cadogan Hall, London
    • Monday 1 February 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Francesca Caccini La liberazione di Ruggiero
      Herkulenssaal der Residenz, Munich
    • Saturday 30 January 2016
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Francesca Caccini La liberazione di Ruggiero
      Château de Versailles, Salon d’Hercule
    • Saturday 19 December 2015
      Platinum Consort
      A Perfect Love: Music for Advent
      Kings Place, London
    • Tuesday 15 December 2015
      Britten Sinfonia
      Handel Messiah
      Barbican Hall, London
    • Saturday 12 December 2015
      The Hanover Band
      Handel Messiah
      Chichester Cathedral
    • Friday 11 December 2015
      Tenebrae
      A Very English Christmas
      King’s Place, London
    • Thursday 26 November 2015
      Philharmonia Voices
      Grieg Peer Gynt
      Royal Festival Hall, London
    • Sunday 8 November 2015
      Chamber Choir Ireland
      Arvo Pärt
      Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin
    • Thursday 29 October 2015
      Tenebrae
      The Romantic Legacy of Renaissance Polyphony
      Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, MO, USA
    • Sunday 13 September 2015
      Chamber Choir Ireland
      Machaut & Hildegard
      Newman University Church, Dublin
    • Sunday 30 August 2015
      Huelgas Ensemble
      The Eton Choirbook
      Utrecht Domkerk, Netherlands
    • Saturday 8 August 2015
      Chamber Choir Ireland
      J. S. Bach Mass in B minor
      St Canice’s Cathedral, Kilkenney, Ireland
    • Thursday 16 July 2015
      Platinum Consort
      Transcendence
      Gresham Centre, London EC2V 7BX
    • Sunday 21 June 2015
      Artavian Baroque
      J-P. Rameau Castor et Pollux
      Woolhanger Manor, Parracombe, Devon
    • Sunday 14 June 2015
      Tenebrae
      Russian Treasures
      Reading Concert Hall
    • Thursday 21 May 2015
      Tenebrae
      English a cappella choral music
      Schwetzinger SWR Festspiele
    • Wednesday 13 May 2015
      Zürcher Sing-Akademie
      A capella programme
      Pieterskerk, Utrecht
    • Sunday 3 May 2015
      Philharmonia Voices
      Music for Armenia
      Philharmonia Orchestra
      Vassily Sinaisky - conductor
      Royal Festival Hall
    • Thursday 30 April 2015
      Philharmonia Voices
      Mussorgsky Boris Godunov
      Philharmonia Orchestra
      Jakub Hrůša - conductor
      Royal Festival Hall
    • Sunday 5 April 2015
      Britten Sinfonia
      James MacMillan St Luke Passion
      Barbican, London
    • Saturday 28 March 2015
      Tenebrae
      Music from the Spanish Renaissance
      Cuenca, Spain
    • Saturday 21 March 2015
      Lute song recital
      Dowland, Morley, Campion
      with James Akers, lute
    • Tuesday 23 December 2014
      Royal Ballet
      Joby Talbot Alice in Wonderland
      Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
    • Thursday 18 December 2014
      Tenebrae
      What Sweeter Music
      St John’s, Smith Square
    • Saturday 29 November 2014
      Kingston Orpheus Choir
      Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle (soprano soloist)
      David Condry, conductor
      St Andrew’s Church, Maple Road, Surbiton, KT6 4DT
    • Saturday 15 November 2014
      Platinum Consort
      Eternal Mother
      Music by Tavener, Pärt, Guerrero, Josquin, Gesualdo & Bates
      Holy Trinity, Sloane Square SW1X 9BZ
    • Thursday 30 October 2014
      Philharmonia Voices
      The Cool Web
      A Robert Graves Oratorio by Jools Scott (world premiere)

      Bath Abbey
    • Saturday 18 October 2014
      Armonico Concert
      Rachmaninov Vespers
      Conducted by Christopher Monks
      Canterbury Cathedral
    • Thursday 25 September 2014
      Philharmonia Voices
      Berlioz Grande Messe des Morts
      Philharmonia Orchestra
      Esa-Pekka Salonen conductor
      Royal Festival Hall
    • Wednesday 6 August 2014
      Poeticall Musicke
      In darknesse let mee dwell
      Lute songs and solos by John Dowland
      Provinciaal Hof, Markt 3, Brugge
    • Sunday 29 June 2014
      Philharmonia Voices
      Mahler Symphony no. 8
      Philharmonia Orchestra
      Esa-Pekka Salonen conductor
      Royal Festival Hall, London
    • Saturday 21 June 2014
      Artavian Baroque
      Purcell The Fairy Queen
      Castle Hill, Filleigh, Devon
    • Friday 20 June 2014
      Chamber Choir Ireland
      Arvo Pärt's Kanon Pokajanen
      Paul Hillier conductor
      Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin
    • Saturday 7 June 2014
      Platinum Consort
      Vespers
      Scott Inglis Kidger director
      Holy Trinity, Sloane Square
    • Thursday 29 May 2014
      Britten Sinfonia: Birtwistle at 80
      Harrison Birtwistle Yan Tan Tethera (chorus)
      (text by Tony Harrison)
      Baldur Bronnimann conductor
      Barbican Hall, London
    • Saturday 24 May 2014
      Britten Sinfonia: Albion Fields
      Britten, Elgar, Vaughan Williams and Holst
      Baldur Bronnimann conductor
      Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
    • Sunday 13 April 2014
      Pergolesi Stabat Mater
      with Harriet Kirk mezzo-soprano
      Reading Minster
    • Saturday 29 March 2014
      Poeticall Musicke
      Michel Richard de Lalande Leçons de Ténèbres
      St John the Baptist, Bristol
    • Saturday 8 March 2014
      The Syred Consort
      Gesualdo & Stravinsky motets
      Ben Palmer conductor
      St Giles-in-the-Fields
    • Thursday 19 December 2013
      Ceremony of Carols
      The Choir of St Bartholomew the Great
      St Bartholomew the Great, West Smithfield, EC1A 9DS
    • Thursday 14 November 2013
      Contrapunctus and OAE
      Music by G. F. Handel and William Croft
      Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford
    • Friday 8 November 2013
      Poeticall Musicke
      Dowland lute songs
      All Saints Church, North Street, York, YO1 6JD
    • Thursday 3 October 2013
      London Voices
      Britten War Requiem
      Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
      Charles Dutoit
      Shanghai Oriental Art Center, China
    • Saturday 7 September 2013
      Poeticall Musicke
      Monteverdi Duets for two sopranos
      St James with St Peter, Prebend Street, London, N1
    • Friday 23 August 2013
      Huelgas Ensemble
      Tallis Spem in Alium
      and music by Gerarde and Ferrabosco,
      St. Pauluskerk, Antwerp
    • Sunday 4 August 2013
      Il Suono
      Music by Gibbons, Tallis, Byrd, Walton, MacMillan
      St Louis en L’Ile, Paris
    • Friday 5 July 2013
      Naked Byrd
      Armonico Consort
      Harrogate Festival
      St Wilfrid’s Church, Duchy Road, Harrogate, HG1 2EY
    • Saturday 22 June 2013
      Artavian Baroque
      Handel Solomon (First Woman)
      Barnstaple Parish Church, Devon
    • Sunday 16 June 2013
      Tenebrae
      J S Bach Weinachts-Oratorium
      Tenebrae
      Nigel Short, conductor
      Gewandhaus, Leipzig, Germany
    • Thursday 16 May 2013
      Philharmonia Voices
      Shostakovich Orango (orch. Gerard McBurney)
      Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
      Irina Brown, director Philharmonia Voices
      Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX
    • Thursday 2 May 2013
      Philharmonia Voices
      Prokofiev Alexander Nevsky
      Jakub Hrůša, conductor
      Philharmonia Voices
      Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX,
    • Wednesday 27 March 2013
      Polyphony
      J. S. Bach St John Passion (chorus)
      Stephen Layton conductor
      Polyphony
      Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
      Theatre Champs Elysees, Paris
    • Saturday 9 February 2013
      Music for soprano, clarinet and piano
      Works by Schubert, Spohr, Bliss and Jonathan Galton
      John Slack, clarinet
      Rosemary Galton, soprano
      and Libby Burgess, piano.
      Schott Recital Room, 48 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7BB
    • Thursday 31 January 2013
      Awake my Lyre
      Songs by Purcell, Locke and Blow
      Rosemary Galton, soprano
      Alex McCartney, theorbo
      St Andrew by the Wardrobe, London EC4V 5DE
    • Saturday 19 January 2013
      Poeticall Musicke
      Monteverdi Il ballo delle ingrate
      Fontana Sonatas for 2 violins
      Monteverdi Lamento d'Arianna
      All Saints Church, North Street, York, YO1 6JD
    • Saturday 22 December 2012
      Carols by Candlelight
      Armonico Consort
      Conductor Christopher Monks
      The Collegiate Church of St Mary, Warwick
    • Friday 21 December 2012
      Carols by Candlelight
      Armonico Consort
      Conductor Christopher Monks
      Malvern Theatres, Great Malvern
    • Wednesday 14 November 2012
      Polyphony
      Mozart Requiem
      City of London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor Stephen Layton
      St John’s Smith Square, London
    • Saturday 6 October 2012
      Fiori Musicali
      Monteverdi Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda
      Purcell Te Deum & Jubilate
      Holy Sepulchre Church, Northampton, NN1 3NL
    • Sunday 15 July 2012
      Ryedale Festival Opera
      Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin (chorus)
      Ampleforth Abbey, Yorkshire, YO62 4DU
    • Sunday 24 June 2012
      Artavian Baroque
      Lully Armide (various soprano roles)
      Castle Hill, Filleigh, Devon
    • Wednesday 15 February 2012
      Oxford Baroque
      Perptual Motion: music by Buxtehude, Schütz, and Bach
      Exeter College, Turl Street, Oxford OX1 3DR