Past Events – Conducting

Conducting highlights

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Full conducting history

Concert / RepertoirePerformerVenueDate
Kids Concert
Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel (arr. for New Mozart Orchestra by Hamish Brown and Alan Shellard)
Goodensemble Orchestra
Writer & narrator: Shreya Ila Anasuya
Singers: Chloe Harris (mezzo sop), Jessica Blunt (sop)
Large Common Room, William Goodenough House3 Dec 2021
Lunchtime Concert
Tristan Murail – Thirteen Colours of the Setting Sun (1978);
Sergei Rachmaninoff (arr. by Owen Ho) – Isle of the Dead
Ensemble MattersSt. James’s Church, Piccadilly, London3 Nov 2021
Youth & Nostalgia @ Bloomsbury Festival
Prokofiev: Classical Symphony;
Chopin: Piano Concerto No.1
Goodensemble Orchestra
Soloist: Zhu Sun
Great Hall, Goodenough College, London23 Oct 2021
Shades of Light @ Bloomsbury Festival
Amy Crankshaw – Golden Hour (Premiere);
Tristan Murail – Thirteen Colours of the Setting Sun (1978);
Alondra Ruiz-Hernandez (film) & Sergei Rachmaninoff (music, arr. by Owen Ho) – Isle of the Dead (Premiere)
Ensemble MattersConway Hall, London22 Oct 2021
Summer Concert 2021
Herbert: “Polonaise”, from Serenade for Strings, Op. 12;
Debussy: La fille aux cheveux de lin (arr. for clarinet & strings);
Dvorak: “Scherzo: Vivace”, from Serenade for Strings, Op. 22
Goodensemble OrchestraGoodenough College, London4 July 2021
La Bohème
Marcello: Thomas Nießer;
Rodolfo: Mark Bautista;
Colline: Peter Norris;
Schaunard: Michael Ferguson;
Benoit/Alcindoro: André Soares;
Mimí: Erin Rossington
& Lorna McLean;
Musetta: Cleo Lee McGowen
& Inguna Morosova
Répétiteur: Katie Wong
Guildhall Opera Project.
Silk Street Concert Hall, Guildhall School of Music and Drama
22 & 23 May 2021
Hot Air Music Festival (San Francisco) [Online]
Owen Ho – Romantic Remnants: Music for Dance, Motion Graphics, Visual Art
Ensemble MattersRecorded at Great Hall, Goodenough College (Online)7 March 2021
Bloomsbury Festival Encore Series [Online]
Owen Ho – Romantic Remnants: Music for Dance, Motion Graphics, Visual Art;
Schumann – Kinderszenen (arr. for chamber ensemble by Owen Ho);
Joan Tower – Petroushskates
Ensemble MattersRecorded at Great Hall, Goodenough College (Online)8 – 14 Feb 2021
Lunchtime Concert
Owen Ho – Romantic Remnants: Music for Dance, Motion Graphics, Visual Art;
Schumann – Kinderszenen (arr. for chamber ensemble by Owen Ho)
Ensemble MattersPerformance Hall, RCM27 Oct 2020
Romantic Remnants @ Bloomsbury Festival
Owen Ho – Romantic Remnants: Music for Dance, Motion Graphics, Visual Art [Premiere];
Schumann – Kinderszenen (arr. for chamber ensemble by Owen Ho) [Premiere];
Joan Tower – Petroushskates
Ensemble MattersBloomsbury Festival (Online).
Recorded at Great Hall, Goodenough College
25 Oct 2020
Goodensemble | Music X Art (Online)
Mussorgsky – Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. for strings)
Goodensemble Orchestra
In collaboration with several artists, curated by Ian McNaught Davis
Recorded at Great Hall, Goodenough College18 Oct 2020
Pierrot Lunaire x ArchiCantuor
Schoenberg – Pierrot Lunaire
Ensemble Matters, Marcella di Garbo (sop), with reading of the English texts by ArchiCantuor (Jonathan Louth)Holy Cross Church, St Pancras, London29 Feb 2020
Beethoven Chamber Works Series
Harriet Grainger – Frozen (Premiere)
Solomon Markman (vln), Otoha Tabata (vla), Lavinnia Rae (vlc), Dan Tancredi (db), Kristina Yumerska (hn), Rennie Sutherland (cl.), Alison Wormell (bsn)Recital Hall, RCM21 Feb 2020
Goodensemble Concert 2020
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
Goodensemble Orchestra
Pianist: Zhu Sun
Great Hall, Goodenough College9 Feb 2020
Multi-faith Concert
Cage: String Quartet in Four Parts
Goodensemble OrchestraGreat Hall, Goodenough College17 Nov 2019
Bloomsbury Festival Concert – Music in Space
Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez;
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde (Arr. Cortese)
Goodensemble Orchestra
Soloists: Michael Poll (guitar), Hannah Crerar (mezzo-sop), Mark Bautista (tenor)
Great Hall, Goodenough College12 Oct 2019
London Conductors’ Salon
Beethoven’s Symphonies No. 3, 5, 6, 7
Co-host of this conducting workshop.Goodenough College26 & 30 Aug 2019
Aberystwyth Musicfest
Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6
Orion Orchestra, mentored by Toby PurserAberystwyth Arts Centre30 July 2019
The Good Music Salon
Elgar’s Serenade for Strings;
Dvorak’s Serenade for Strings, Op. 22;
Françaix’s Clarinet Quintet
Goodensemble
Clarinettist: Alexandra Thomson
Great Hall, Goodenough College7 July 2019
Mourning, Consolation, and Dances
Copland’s Appalachian Spring Suite;
Pärt’s Wallfahrtslied;
Respighi’s Il tramonto;
Vivaldi’s Stabat Mater;
Mendelssohn’s Salve Regina
Goodensemble Orchestra
With singers including Hannah Crerar, Madison April, Damian Arnold, and Yuki Akimoto
Great Hall, Goodenough College26 May 2019
Recording Session for RCM Film ComposersVarious musicians; produced by Michael LadouceurBelle Shenkman Studio, RCM14 Mar 2019
Mostly French Concert
Mendelssohn’s Scottish Symphony
GoodensembleGreat Hall, Goodenough College, London19 Jan 2019
Recording film music by Yin LuVarious RCM studentsAir-Edel Recording Studios, London15 Jan 2019
Bloomsbury Festival Gala Performance 
Beethoven Symphony No.1
Goodensemble OrchestraPrincipal Hotel, London21 Oct 2018
Workshops by Mark Heron
Excerpts from Brahms’s Symphony No.2;
Stravinsky’s Soldier’s Tale Suite;
Copland’s Appalachian Spring Suite
Various studentsUniversity of ManchesterDec 2016 – Apr 17