‘Music can bring solace and comfort, and that’s what this music does.'

Our Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski discusses our upcoming 20th-century discoveries concert 25 January [ Lpo.uk Link ]
Tonight we’re assembling a world-class team of soloists to bring a new semi-staged production of Beethoven’s Fidelio to Southbank Centre.

Be sure to join us early for our free pre-concert talk at 6:15pm to hear conductor Vladimir Jurowski discuss his interpretation of this enduring masterpiece [ Lpo.uk Link ]

Free pre-concert event: Vladimir Jurowski discusses Fidelio

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It's all coming together! Sofia Fomina, Ben Johnson, and Kristinn Sigmundsson together with Vladimir Jurowski and the Orchestra rehearsing for tomorrow night's semi-staged production of Fidelio at Southbank Centre. [ Lpo.uk Link ]
Ahead of our performance of Fidelio on Saturday, the first concert of Belief and Beyond Belief festival with Southbank Centre, we’ve put together a list of our favourite books which we think deal brilliantly with themes of life and meaning.

What books have had a particular impact on you and how you find meaning in the world?

Belief and Beyond Belief: Meaning | Recommended Reading

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STUDENTS: with NOISE tickets to our 20th-Century Discoveries concert on 25 January, you can experience an extraordinary evening of music for just £4!

Give our box office a ring on 020 7840 4242 to book [ Lpo.uk Link ]

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With the launch of Meaning, the first part of our Belief and Beyond Belief festival with Southbank Centre, we’ve been discussing our favourite pieces of music that we think best deal with themes of life and finding meaning in the world.

So even if you can’t join us at our Meaning concerts, be sure to turn up the volume and join us in pondering deep questions with one of our other recommended...
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Our Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski was on BBC Radio 4’s Sunday programme yesterday morning discussing his personal highlights of our upcoming Belief and Beyond Belief festival, which opens with Beethoven’s Fidelio this weekend. Be sure to listen back! [ Lpo.uk Link ]

Peterborough Cathedral cash crisis; Church security; Did God create humanism?, Sunday - BBC Radio 4

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Today at 12:15 on BBC Radio 3 the Music Matters team will be discussing our exciting plans for Belief and Beyond Belief festival with Southbank Centre. Be sure to tune in!

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Our Brahms double bill with Ray Chen last night was brilliant fun. Thank you for having us Concertgebouw Brugge!

And we've got plenty of Brahms still to go around - join us tonight at Muziekgebouw Eindhoven and tomorrow evening back home at Southbank Centre [ Lpo.uk Link ]
The latest edition of Tune In is available to read online!

In this issue we announce our Junior Artists scheme for talented musicians from under-represented communities, head backstage to meet our new Principal Bassoonist, and look ahead to Belief and Beyond Belief, our year-long festival with Southbank Centre.

LPO Tune In – Spring/Summer 2017

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Running hero and Team LPO member Tom has come up with an inspired way of raising awareness and funds for his 2017 London Marathon in support of our BrightSparks concerts. All donations and song requests are gratefully received! #MarathonFace

The Proclaimers (500 Miles) #Marathonface

I'm running the London Marathon on 23 April 2017 to raise money for kids' access to music via the LPO's Bright Sparks programme. To make training more fun, I...

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Before our 20th-century discoveries concert on 25 January join us for a very special (and completely free) performance of Mahler’s Fourth Symphony arranged for chamber ensemble, with Vladimir Jurowski conducting our Foyle Future Firsts and soloist Sofia Fomina! Not to be missed.

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A few photos from this morning’s brilliant BrightSparks session led by Polly Ives, giving teachers ideas for musical activities they can do with their classes to help them get the most out of our sold-out Key Stage 1 school’s concert on 6 February.

You can find out more about the work we do to encourage music in schools here [ Lpo.uk Link ]
We’re delighted that Belief and Beyond Belief has been picked out by The Telegraph and The Times as being among the upcoming cultural highlights of 2017, featuring powerful and groundbreaking works from Reich’s Music for Eighteen Musicians to Penderecki’s St. Luke Passion. Don’t miss out! lpo.uk/2ifVwHh

Belief and Beyond Belief | LPO

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With NOISE tickets to our 20th-Century Discoveries concert on 25 January, students can experience an extraordinary evening of music for just £4! Use your code when booking online or give our box office a ring on 020 7840 4242

20th-Century Discoveries | LPO

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As a musical centrepiece of ‘Meaning’, the first part of Belief and Beyond Belief at Southbank Centre, on 21 January we will present a semi-staged concert performance of Beethoven’s Fidelio.

Hear our Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski discuss this remarkable and inspiring work and its place in our festival exploring what it means to be human in the 21st century.
We can’t wait to kick off our Belief and Beyond Belief festival, a year-long series of concerts, talks and events exploring what it means to be human in the 21st century, presented in collaboration with Southbank Centre. 2017 is going to be an exciting year! [ Lpo.uk Link ]
On the sixth day of Christmas the LPO gave to me... Mahler’s Fourth Symphony!

Our live concert recording is available to listen to for free right now. But hurry, it’ll only be around until 2 January!

Listen Again - Mahler Symphony No. 4

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★★★★☆ ‘A fine recording ... The LPO plays with brisk energy and a full, sumptuous sound’

Thanks BBC Music Magazine! [ Lpo.uk Link ]
Pre-concert warm-ups at Vienna Konzerthaus before our concert on Monday evening.

After tonight's performance in Freiburg we'll be on our way home tomorrow in time for Christmas!