• Tue 14 Feb 2023 · Den Vater dort oben · NightMusic, St David's Hall, Cardiff

    The Ashwell Trio (Callum Smart, Ben Goldscheider, and Richard Uttley), will be playing my Horn Trio at NightMusic, St David's Hall.

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  • Thu 2 Nov 2023 · Man with Limp Wrist · Walt Disney Hall, LA

    LA Phil give the premiere of Man With Limp Wrist, cond. Thomas Adés

  • Selected past dates:

    1. 2022

      1. 13 November · No Verticals · Berkhamsted Old Town Hall

        Stuart King trio -- Stuart King, Caroline Balding, and Clare O’Connell -- perform No Verticals, alongside contemporary rep and renaissance music, part of Behind the Mirror concert series.

      2. 6 November · No Verticals · Park Lane Chapel, Norwich

        Stuart King trio -- Stuart King, Caroline Balding, and Clare O’Connell -- perform No Verticals, alongside contemporary rep and renaissance music.

      3. 1 November · Dutch Indoor Subjects · Cardiff University

        Richard Uttley plays pieces from Dutch Indoor Subjects.

      4. 18 October · Austerity Songs · NightMusic, St David's Hall, Cardiff

        SongSpiel are singing a varied programme at St David's Cardiff, including some of my Austerity Songs in Cardiff. This event is part of the series NightMusic, where I am Associate Composer.

      5. 9 June · Daybed Melody · Crypt on the Green, Clerkenwell

        New work Daybed Melody, performed by Heloise Werner and Anne Denolm of The Hermes Experiment, at Listenpony's 10th anniversary concert.

      6. 3 June · Dutch Indoor Subjects · Online

        Album out on for download and in physical CD on bandcamp, and available to stream on a number of services from 3 June.

      7. 27 May · Stone Him (with Antonia Luxem) · Online

        Stone Him, a binaural video collaboration with Antonia Luxem and Shadwell Opera, released online for free streaming. Part of Shadwell's binaural commissions project.

      8. 17 May · Why Do You Grieve · Science Museum, London

        The premiere of Why Do We Grieve, for 11 instruments. Performed at the Science Museum under Oliver Zeffman, part of his Music x Museums series.

      9. 3 March · No Verticals · Crypt on the Green

        A new work for Explore Ensemble, to be performed at Listenpony at Crypt on the Green.

      10. 15 February · Doctor · NightMusic, St David's Hall, Cardiff

        Laefer Quartet play 'Doctor' at NightMusic Cardiff, where I am the Associate Composer.

      11. 4 February · George's Sonatas and Man Dances · Royal Academy of Music, London

        George Fu plays George's Sonata book in a programme of work written for RAM's 200th anniversary.

      12. 3 February · George's Sonatas and Man Dances · University of Glasgow Concert Hall

        Natalie Burch is playing a few of my piano pieces in a concert the University of Glasgow, alongside Heloise Werner singing music by herself and Jonathan Woolgar. Concert is free to attend online and in-person, see here: gla.ac.uk

    2. 2021

      1. 7 November · Be nice to see you · The Globe, Newcastle

        The Frankland Quartet are playing Be nice to see you, live and on livestream. Tickets here.

      2. 30 October · I am Become a Man · Listenpony, Crypt on the Green, Clerkenwell

        New work for Listenpony #20, on 'I Am Become a Man' by poet Jack Underwood, for vocal ensemble EXAUDI.

      3. 14 October · Austerity Songs · Oxford Lieder

        Dominic Sedgwick and Natalie Burch performing two of my Austerity Songs at the Oxford Lieder festival, live and on stream, 10pm.

      4. 9 October · Be nice to see you · BMS, Berwick Watchtower

        The Frankland Quartet plays 'Be nice to see you' at Berwick Music Series.

      5. 21 May · Man with Limp Wrist · Barbican Hall, London

        [POSTPONED] UK Premier of an LA Phil commission for wind and brass, part of LA Phil's 2021 residency at the Barbican, as well as the Barbican's series 'Thomas Adès at 50'.

      6. 21 May · George's Sonatas and Man Dances · Bishopsgate Institute

        Joseph Havlat explores a selection of music inspired by the Bishopsgate Institute collections

      7. 6 April · Man with Limp Wrist · Walt Disney Hall, Los Angeles

        [POSTPONED] A new piece for LA Phil winds and brass LA Commission, conducted by Tom Ades.

    3. 2020

      1. 16 April · Dutch Indoor Subjects · Reston Community Center, Virginia, USA
        George Fu plays a few of my piano pieces at the Reston Community Centre's 'Meet the Artists' series
      2. 14 April · Doctor · St David's Hall, Cardiff

        Part of St David's Hall 'nightmusic' series, performed by the Laefer Quartet.

      3. 17 March · Dutch Indoor Subjects · Barnes Festival, London
        George Fu is playing a few of my piece at the next Listenpony, hosted by Barnes festival. It's alongside a load of great music! Click for tickets.
      4. 7 March · The Water of Tyne · Cumberland Arms, Newcastle
        Played by members of the Royal Northern Sinfonia, part of the CoMA Gateshead new music trail, part of their 2020 UK and European festival.
      5. 15 January · Be nice to see you · BBC Sounds
        Available on BBC Sounds, listen here
    4. 2019

      1. 29 May · Psalms 22 and 23 · Crypt on the Green, Clerkenwell
        Performed by Jess Dandy and Francesco Iannuzzelli.
      2. 22 March · The Sea · BBC Radio 3
        Broadcast of the previous week's concert at Sage Gateshead, with Lars Vogt and the Royal Northern Sinfonia.
      3. 15 February · The Sea · Sage Gateshead

        A short Encore for the Royal Northern Sinfonia, as part of their 60th anniversary season, for the orchestra and Lars Vogt.

      4. 28 January · 3 missed alarms · Crypt on the Green, Clerkenwell
        Members of apartment house will be giving the first perf of this string trio, for Listenpony.
    5. 2018

      1. 19 November · Bucketmouth · Angela Burgess Recital Hall

        Performed by Liam Byrne at the Royal Academy of Music.

      2. 22 September · Dutch Indoor Subjects · BBC Radio 3

        Recorded at BBC Open Ear at LSO St Luke's earlier in the year, Joseph Havlat performing.

      3. 23 July · Belmont Chill · The Arts Hour Backstage, BBC World Service

        Belmont Chill is broadcast as part of a behind the scenes programme on the LSO Open Ear concert, Joseph Havlat playing.

      4. 23 July · Dutch Indoor Subjects · The Arts Hour Backstage, BBC World Service

        Excerpts broadcast, Joseph Havlat playing, as part of a behind the scenes programme about the LSO Open Ear concert.

      5. 22 July · From Dufay's Missa L'Homme Arme · Tower of London

        Part of East Wall by the Hofesh Shechter Company, played by the Band of the Irish Guards.

      6. 30 June · Dutch Indoor Subjects · LSO St Luke's

        Joseph Havlat plays a few pieces from the ongoing piano series Dutch Indoor Subjects, arranged for Piano, Celeste and Toy Piano, at BBC Radio 3 Open Ear. Recorded to be Broadcast on BBC Radio 3 and the BBC World Service.

      7. 9 May · Dutch Indoor Subjects · Birmingham, Manchester, London

        A Lady at her Toilet is played by George Fu, on Listenpony's tour to Centrala Birmingham, the Anthony Burgess Foundation Manchester, and the Playground Theatre London.

      8. 4 April · Chorale · St David's Hall, Cardiff

        Played by the Vickers Bovey duo at the St David Hall's contemporary series NightMusic.

      9. 16 March · Dances of Travel · Royal Academy of Music

        The Manson Ensemble, cond. Olly Knussen

      10. 28 January · Austerity Songs · Shoreditch Treehouse

        Crisis Poem performed at AirBnB's monthly Secret Concert series, by SongSpiel.

      11. 25 January · 40 Days and 40 Nights · Banff Centre, Alberta

        Performed as part of my musicians residency there.

      12. 19 January · Belmont Chill · Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada

        Played by Katherine Chi, part of my residency at the Banff Centre, Winter 2018.

      13. 19 January · Den Vater dort oben · Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada

        Performance as part of my residency at the Banff Centre, played by Katia Dinas, Judy Ferguson and Madeleine Antoine.

      14. 14 January · Austerity Songs · Classical Transmission

        Performed by SongSpiel, in aid of charity Arts Emergency

    6. 2017

      1. 5 October · Piano pieces about food · Rosslyn Unitarian Chapel

        Joe Havlat plays new works for piano for Ensemble x.y

      2. 25 August · Belmont Chill · Dartington Hall

        Played by Joseph Havlat, at the final concert of the Dartington Summer School Advanced Composition Course.

      3. 25 May · Mill · St David's Hall, Cardiff

        Part of the Peter Reynolds Composer Studio at the Vale of Glamorgan Festival

      4. 24 April · Den Vater dort oben · Royal Academy of Music

        A concert of newly written works, performed by Benjamin Keith Hulme, Michael Foyle and Huw Watkins.

      5. 15 February · 40 Days and 40 Nights · Listenpony, Crypt on the Green

        Played by The Albion Quartet (Tamsin Waley-Cohen, Emma Parker, Rosalind Ventris, Nathaniel Boyd).

      6. 10 February · Piano pieces about food · Royal Academy of Music

        Zubin Kanga plays Prawn CocktailCheesecake and Flapjack.

      7. 16 January · Austerity Songs · St James Picadilly
    7. 2016

      1. 30 November · Austerity Songs · Royal Academy of Music

        Crisis Poem, Performed by Felicity Turner, James Way, and Natalie Burch.

      2. 15 November · Doctor · Crypt on the Green, Clerkenwell

        Premiere - performed by the Laefer Quartet

      3. 4 May · The Patronages of St Michael · David Josefowitz Recital Hall, London

        Played Zoe Martlew and Huw Watkins, in a concert of new work.

      4. 28 April · Big Rubber Cock · David Josefowitz Recital Hall
      5. 9 March · Piano pieces about food · The Forge, Camden

        Flour, Eggs and Mackerel played by Thomas Ang.

      6. 2 March · Daughters of the Lonesome Isle · St Ethelburga's Centre, Bishopsgate, London

        Premiere by Eo Nomine, who also sang new music by Josephine Stephenson and Ryan Latimer.