Repertoire

 

Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685 – 1750)

Mass in B Minor BWV 232

 

Bedford, David (1937 - 2011)

Sun Paints Rainbows On The Vast Waves

 

Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770 – 1827)

Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus Op.43

'Egmont' Overture Op.84

Piano Concerto No. 4

Ruins of Athens Overture

Symphony No. 1

Symphony No. 2

Symphony No. 3

Symphony No. 5

Symphony No. 7

Symphony No. 9

Berg, Alban (1885 - 1935)

Seven Early Songs (arr. Reinbert de Leeuw)

Berlioz, Hector (1803 - 1869)

Roméo et Juliette (Part 2)

Bernstein, Leonard (1918 – 1990)

Overture to Candide

 

Birtwistle, Harrison (1934 – )

Cantata

Blake, David (1936 – )

Scoring a Century 

Borodin, Alexander (1833 - 1887)

Symphony No.2 

 

Brahms, Johannes (1833 – 1897)

Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn Op. 56a

Ein deutsches Requiem Op. 45

Symphony No. 1 Op. 68

 

Britten, Benjamin (1913 – 1976)

Sinfonietta Op. 1

A Ceremony of Carols Op. 28

Four Sea Interludes Op. 33a

Saint Nicholas Op. 42

The Turn of the Screw Op. 54[staged]

Byrd, William (1540 - 1623)

Mass for Three Voices

Mass for Four Voices

Chilcott, Bob (1955 – )

A Little Jazz Mass

Chin, Unsuk (1961 – )

Akrostichon-Wortspiel

 

Chopin, Frédéric (1810 – 1849)

Piano Concerto No.2

 

Eric Coates (1886 - 1957)

The Dam Busters March

Copland, Aaron (1900 – 1990)

An Outdoor Overture

Appalachian Spring

Quiet City

Fanfare for the Common Man

Delibes, Leo (1836 – 1891)

Prelude and Mazurka from 'Coppelia'

 

Dvoràk, Antonin (1841 – 1904)

Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104, B.191

The Water Goblin Op. 107

The Noon Witch Op. 108

Elgar,Edward (1857 - 1934)

Sea Pictures Op.37

Faure, Gabriel (1845 – 1924)

Requiem Op.48

 

Finzi, Gerald (1901 – 1956)

Clarinet Concerto

 

Gershwin, George (1898 – 1937)

Strike Up The Band

 

Gorb, Adam (1958 – )

Midnight in Buenos Aires

Grieg, Edvard (1843 – 1907)

Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op.46: IV

Handel, George Frideric (1685 - 1759)

Four Coronation Anthems

Semele HWV 58 [semi staged]

Dixit Dominus HWV 232

Music for the Royal Fireworks HWV 351

Humperdinck, Engelbert (1854- 1921)

Overture to Hansel and Gretel

Harris, Roy (1898 - 1979)

Symphony No. 3

 

Haydn, Joseph (1732 - 1809)

Mass No. 8 'Mariazellermesse'

Symphony No. 92

Symphony in D major 'London Symphony No. 12' Hob. I:104

'Cello Concerto in C Hob. VIIb: 1

Missa Sancti Nicolai Hob. XXII:6

Missa in Angustiis Hob. XXII: 11

 

Hindemith, Paul (1895 – 1963)

Symphony in Bb

Holst, Gustav (1874 – 1934)

The Planets Op. 32

Jenkins, Karl (1944 – )

The Armed Man

Khachaturian, Aram (1903 – 1978)

Spartacus Second Suite

Korngold, Erich (1897 - 1957)

Violin Concerto Op.35

Liefkes, Max (1991 – )

Pisky [World Premiere]

Am I sleeping now? [World Premiere]

 

Lindberg, Magnus (1958 – )

EXPO [3rd UK performance]

Lukaszewski, Pawel (1968 - )

Responsoria Tenebrae

 

de Machaut, Guillaume (1300 - 1377)

Messe de Nostre Dame

 

Martin, Frank (1890 - 1974)

Mass for Double Choir a cappella

 

Maxwell Davies, Peter (1934 – 2016)

Alma Redemptoris Mater

O Magnum Mysterium

Seven In Nomine

Shakespeare Music

Mendelssohn, Felix (1809 - 1847)

Incidental music for A Midsummer Night's Dream (Op. 61)

 

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756 – 1791)

Overture to The Magic Flute

Serenade in Bb K.361

Requiem in D minor K.626

Mussorgsky, Modest (1839– 1881)

Night on the Bare Mountain

 

Norman, Christopher (1994 – )

Lullaby

 

Nyman, Michael (1944 – )

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat [semi-staged]

 

Pärt, Arvo (1935 – )

Passio

Parry, Hubert (1848– 1918)

Songs of Farewell

 

Penderecki, Krzysztof (1933 – )

‘Adagietto’ from ‘Paradise Lost’

Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista (1710 – 1736)

Magnificat

Poulenc, Francis (1899 - 1963)

Dialogues des Carmelites [Chorusmaster]

 

Prokofiev, Sergei (1891 – 1953)

Classical Symphony Op. 25

Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 2 Op. 64-ter

Purcell, Henry (1659- 1695)

Dido and Aeneas Z.626 [Chorusmaster]

Ode for St. Cecilia's Day 1692

 

Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai (1844 - 1908)

Scheherazade

Rachmaninoff, Sergei (1873 - 1943)

Piano Concerto No. 2 Op. 18

 

Randle, Rhiannon (1993 - )

Indigo Scenes [World Premiere]

Dido Is Dead [World Premiere]

Kalthertzige [World Premiere]

Chiron: The Teacher of Heros [World Premiere]

Roche, David (1990 - )

Scenes from a Void [World Premiere]

Semiquaver City [World Premiere]

Ozartmay [World Premiere]

Rossini, Gioachino (1792 - 1868)

Overture to 'Il Barbiere di Siviglia' 

 

Schoenberg, Arnold (1874 – 1951)

Accompaniment to a Film Scene

Chamber Symphony No.2

Piano Concerto Op.42 (Reduced orchestration for 14 players)

"Song of the Wood Dove" from Gurre-Lieder

Chamber Symphony Op.9 for 15 solo instruments

Dreimal sieben Gedichte aus Albert Girauds Pierrot Lunaire Op.21

Schubert, Franz (1797- 1828)

Mass in G major D 167

Symphony No. 8 D 759

Schumann, Robert (1810 - 1856)

Cello Concerto Op.129

Sibelius, Jean (1865 – 1957)

Symphony No. 3

Symphony No. 5

Valse Triste

 

Stockhausen, Karlheinz (1928 – 2007)

STIMMUNG

 

Strauss, Johann (1825 - 1899)

An der schönen blauen Donau, Op. 314

Overture to Die Fledermaus

 

Stravinsky, Igor (1882 – 1971)

Cantata

Octet for Wind Instruments

Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1920 & 1947 versions)

The Soldier’s Tale [staged]

Sullivan, Arthur (1842 – 1900)

The Pirates of Penzance [shortened version - semi-staged]

 

Tay, Alex (1994 – )

Below Freezing [World Premiere]

The Bleak Winter [World Premiere]

 

Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich (1840 – 1893)

Rococo Variations

Serenade for Strings

Suite from Swan Lake

Symphony No.6

The Nutcracker Op. 71 [staged]

Symphony No.4 Op.36
Suite from 'The Sleeping Beauty' Op.66a

 

Thurlow, Jeremy (1976 - )

Over the Frost [World Premiere]

 

Tozer, Henry (1991 – )

Entering the Charnel Grounds [World Premiere]

 

Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872 – 1958)

English Folk Song Suite

A Sea Symphony

Verdi, Giuseppe (1813 – 1901)

Overture to 'La Forza del Destino' 

 

Walton, William (1902 – 1983)

Crown Imperial

Façade

Two Pieces for Strings from the film music 'Henry V'

 

Weber, Carl Maria von (1786 – 1826)

Clarinet Concerto No. 1

 

Weir, Judith (1954 – )

The Consolations of Scholarship

 

Young, Toby (1990 – )

Lost [World Premiere] [staged]



Benedict has also conducted an extensive range of smaller scale music from the liturgical choral tradition.