Dec 23 2014

Bath Phil return to the Forum with the annual performance of Howard Blake’s – The Snowman.

First broadcast on Channel 4 in 1982, The Snowman has been an annual favourite ever since.

Bring the whole family to enjoy the experience of the film with live orchestral accompaniment, as well as other seasonal favorites, including highlights from Disney’s Frozen, a Christmas fancy dress parade, and a visit by Santa!

Feb 14 2015

Debussy - Clair de Lune

RachmaninoffPiano concerto no.2

David Lean’s 1945 film - Brief Encounter


Alexandra Dariescu– Piano

Jason Thornton – Conductor


Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a concert, a film, champagne and roses!

Enjoy a live performance of one of the nation’s favourite pieces of classical music, and see the movie whose soundtrack it inspired.

Alexandra Dariescu will perform Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2, which became the haunting theme to one of the most romantic films ever made: David Lean’s classic Brief Encounter.

After the Concerto, we will be screening the 1945 film in its entirety.

And if you’d like to give a little something to your sweetheart, there will be champagne and long stem roses for sale in the lobby!*

Tickets: £28/24/20/18/10

Available at the Bath Box Office
01225 463362,

Or by phone & online through Ticketline
08448 889991


*quantities limited

Mar 16 2015

Following the success of last year’s “Side by Side” concert, Bath Philharmonia will be working once more with King Edward’s School Orchestra to present a gala concert. The performance will be preceded by two days of intensive student workshops, rehearsals and mentoring with Bath Phil professionals.

Booking and info: please call King Edward’s School on 01225 464313

Apr 16 2015

Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1

BeethovenSymphony No. 3 “Eroica”


Tim Hugh – Cello

Jason Thornton – Conductor


Following his success at the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, Tim Hugh has enjoyed a highly successful international career. Solo cellist of the London Symphony Orchestra, he has worked and recorded with many of the greatest conductors including Previn, Haitink, Sir Colin Davis, Sir Andrew Davis, Rostropovich, and Menuhin.

Tim will perform the powerful Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1.

Beethoven’s equally powerful Eroica Symphony will make this a really exceptional evening of music.

Tickets: £28/22/18/5

Available at the Bath Box Office
01225 463362


Jun 17 2015

Smetana -  The Moldau

Korngold – Violin Concerto

Dvořák – Symphony No. 8


Nicola Benedetti – Violin

Jason Thornton – Conductor

Since Nicola Benedetti performed with us in 2012, her career has exploded, making her one of the most influential classical artists today.

We are pleased to bring her back to perform the beautiful Korngold Violin Concerto, a lush, lyrical piece, perfectly suited to her style. We’re coupling it with Dvořák’s fresh and melodious Symphony No. 8.

This concert should be a sell-out, so please make sure to get your tickets in good time!



£28/24/20/18 (£10 unreserved)

Available at the Bath Box Office 01225 463362,, or by phone & online through Ticketline 08448 889991,