Alex Woolf

Composer

Jun
28
7:30 pm19:30

Arensky Chamber Orchestra: Woolf & Sibelius

  • Birley Centre

2nd performance of Alex's new chamber orchestra piece, inspired by the forests of Aulanko, and paired with Sibelius's 5th Symphony. Performed at the Birley Centre, Eastbourne by the Arensky Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Will Kunhardt. 


Jun
22
1:30 pm13:30

JEREMIAD – WORLD PREMIERE

  • Truro Cathedral

Premiere performance of Jeremiad, a companion piece for Britten's Abraham and Isaac, for alto, tenor and piano. Performed at Truro Cathedral by Toshi Ogita, Paul-Ethan Bright and Paul Drayton. Alex will give a pre-performance talk at 1.15pm in conversation with Russell Pascoe.

May
21
6:00 pm18:00

Salve Regina: World Premiere

  • Magdelene College

The Choir of Magdelene College, Cambridge, perform Alex's Salve Reginawritten especially for the choir and its conductor Graham Walker, at Magdelene College Evensong. Master of Magdelene and former Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams delivers the sermon.

May
16
7:00 pm19:00

Ah! Sovereign Lord – World Premiere

  • Royal Academy of Music

Premiere performance of Ah! Sovereign Lord, for soprano, 2 clarinets, viola, cello & double bass. Performed by Royal Academy of Music musicians in the David Josefowitz Recital Hall.

May
10
6:30 pm18:30

O Vos Omnes

  • St John's College Chapel

3rd performance of O Vos Omnes, written for and performed by The Choir of St John's College, Cambridge, conducted by Andrew Nethsingha.  

Apr
26
7:30 pm19:30

Inward Light: premiere

  • Ely Cathedral

Alex conducts the world premiere of his 'Inward Light', for choir and string orchestra, at Ely Cathedral. Performed by the choir and orchestra of Hills Road Sixth Form College, Cambridge. 

Apr
24
7:00 pm19:00

Fantastic Beasts (Horn Trio): World Premiere

  • Royal Academy of Music

First performance of Alex's horn trio Fantastic Beasts, performed by Huw Watkins, Michael Foyle and Alexei Watkins in the David Josefowitz Recital Hall, Royal Academy of Music, at 7pm on 24th April. Free entry. 

Feb
10
7:00 pm19:00

Land of Nod: world premiere

  • Royal Academy of Music

Premiere of Land of Nod for solo piano. Performed by Zubin Kanga in the David Josefowitz Recital Hall, Royal Academy of Music.

Nov
19
1:15 pm13:15

Cain and Abel: UK premiere

Leo Popplewell and William Clark-Maxwell give the UK premiere of Alex's cello duet Cain and Abel in Gonville & Caius College Chapel, Cambridge, alongside cello solos and duets by Bach, Mozart and Barrière. Admission is free, with a retiring collection. 

Nov
16
6:30 pm18:30

O Vos Omnes

  • St John's College Chapel

O Vos Omnes receives its second performance at Evensong in St John’s College Chapel, Cambridge. Performed by The Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge, directed by Andrew Nethsingha.

Sep
20
12:30 pm12:30

Cain and Abel: world premiere

  • Orpheus and Bacchus Music Festival

Cain and Abel, a duet for two cellos, is premiered by Leo Popplewell and William Clark-Maxwell at the Orpheus and Bacchus Festival, Bordeaux.

May
31
1:00 pm13:00

Follow Through: London premiere

  • Guildhall School of Music and Drama

Beaufort Winds perform Alex's wind quintet Follow Through as part of their end-of-year recital at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London.

May
28
7:30 pm19:30

Follow Through

  • St Andrew's Church

Beaufort Winds perform Alex's wind quintet Follow Through in St Andrew's Church, Deal, Kent.

Feb
28
9:00 pm21:00

Violin Sonata

  • Emmanuel College, Cambridge

Gabriella Jones performs Alex's Violin Sonata in the Old Library of Emmanuel College, Cambridge. Alex also accompanies her in works by Brahms and Kreisler.

Feb
26
8:00 pm20:00

Violin Sonata & Follow Through

  • Old Divinity School

Alex's Violin Sonata and wind quintet Follow Through are performed in the St John’s College Divinity School, Cambridge. Alex also conducts several premieres by other composers.

Feb
22
6:30 pm18:30

St John's Service: world premiere

  • St John's College Chapel

St John’s Voices (the mixed choir of St John’s College, Cambridge), directed by Graham Walker, premiere Alex’s St John's Service setting of the Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis at Evensong in St John’s College Chapel, Cambridge.

Feb
21
1:00 pm13:00

Violin Sonata

  • Fitzwilliam Museum

Alex performs a lunchtime recital at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, with BBC Concert Orchestra principal violinist Peter Bussereau. Programme to include Alex's Violin Sonata

Feb
15
7:30 pm19:30

Piano Quintet: world premiere

  • Luton Library Theatre

Internationally renowned pianist Clare Hammond and string players from Symphonia Academica perform Alex’s new Piano Quintet at Luton Library Theatre.