Tomorrow night we’re joined by conductor John Mauceri and soprano Angel Blue for Strauss’s radiantly beautiful Four Last Songs. Here John explains the significance of these final completed works from the last great pioneer of German Romanticism.
Tomorrow night were joined by conductor John Mauceri and soprano Angel Blue

Conductor John Mauceri on Strauss's Four Last Songs

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Rising star soprano Angel Blue has been chatting to Culture Whisper about her favourite opera roles and Strauss’s beautiful Four Last Songs, which we’re very excited to be performing with her at Southbank Centre tomorrow night!
Rising star soprano Angel Blue has been chatting to Culture Whisper about

Time becomes space: Soprano Angel Blue

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We’re delighted to be returning to Eastbourne's Devonshire Park Theatre for four intimate chamber performances showcasing the talent and virtuosity of some of the Orchestra’s key players. Open for booking now! [ Lpo.uk Link ]
Were delighted to be returning to Eastbournes Devonshire Park Theatre for four
We can’t wait for our performance on Friday with John Mauceri and Angel Blue, where we’ll be exploring a wide range of music from Bach to Strauss that strives for transcendence. Here John continues his introduction to the programme, and explains the surprising link between 20th-century German composer Paul Hindemith and St. Francis of Assisi ...
We cant wait for our performance on Friday with John Mauceri and

Conductor John Mauceri on Paul Hindemith

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ANZAC Day
LPO FUNharmonics concert days offer an amazing way for children to experience the orchestra. Help us in our mission to make orchestral music accessible to every single person by supporting our FUNharmonics Appeal.
In the first of a series of short interviews with some of the major creative voices behind our upcoming premiere of Indian music legend Ravi Shankar’s only opera, Sukanya, renowned sitar player and Ravi’s daughter Anoushka Shankar discusses the development of this unique project.
Students, join us for chamber music favourites from Brahms and Schubert at Wigmore Hall this Saturday for just £4! Call our Box Office on 020 7840 4242 to book.
Students join us for chamber music favourites from Brahms and Schubert at

Wigmore Hall: From tragedy to joy | LPO

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We’re delighted to announce that our recording of music by Julian Anderson, acclaimed British composer and LPO Composer in Residence 2010-14, has won the BBC Music Magazine Awards 2017 Premiere Award! [ Lpo.uk Link ]
Were delighted to announce that our recording of music by Julian Anderson
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John Bandy
Our performance of much-loved chamber music by Schubert and Brahms at Devonshire Park Theatre in Eastbourne this Sunday is almost sold out! Get one of the few remaining tickets here.
Our performance of muchloved chamber music by Schubert and Brahms at Devonshire

London Philharmonic Orchestra - 23 April | Eastbourne Theatres

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There’s less than a month to go until we premiere Indian music legend Ravi Shankar’s only opera Sukanya at CURVE theatre, Leicester, followed by performances at Birmingham's Town Hall and Symphony Hall, The Lowry Manchester, and London’s Southbank Centre!

In the meantime don’t miss Ravi’s close collaborator and Sukanya conductor David Murphy presenting his online miniseries When East Meets...
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Theres less than a month to go until we premiere Indian music

David Murphy presents When East Meets West: Introduction

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Our Foyle Future Firsts Development Programme is a year-long scheme designed to nurture and develop talented orchestral players, giving them vital skills and opportunities in their next steps towards becoming professional classical musicians.

Applications are now open for the 2017/18 programme! Find out more and apply here.
Our Foyle Future Firsts Development Programme is a yearlong scheme designed to

Apply for Foyle Future Firsts | Education

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We’ve got a brilliant programme lined up for our performance on Friday 28 April, exploring a wide range of music that looks beyond the material world and strives for transcendence, conducted by John Mauceri and featuring star soprano Angel Blue.

Here John introduces a work from the programme and explains why our assumptions about Schoenberg are probably wrong ...
Weve got a brilliant programme lined up for our performance on Friday

Conductor John Mauceri on Schoenberg and Bach

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Last week our LPO Soundworks Music & Film Creative Week gave a group of up-and-coming young composers the opportunity to work with industry professionals and collaborate with talented young filmmakers from the BFI’s Future Film Academy to create original film music for public performance, and on Saturday night their brand new soundtracks were premiered at Southbank Centre.

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Last week our LPO Soundworks Music Film Creative Week gave a group
★★★★★ 'Vladimir Jurowski lavished care, attention and intelligence on the sonic enormity of Mahler’s symphony ... A daringly conceived and outstandingly executed rendering’ The Guardian

Reviews are in for Saturday night’s performance of Mahler’s Symphony No. 8 at Southbank Centre! Find out what else the critics had to say.
Vladimir Jurowski lavished care attention and intelligence on the sonic enormity

LPO concert reviews: 8 April 2017

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Standing ovation for Mahler's epic Symphony No. 8 - thank you to everyone who joined us!
Standing ovation for Mahler's epic Symphony No 8 thank you to everyone who joined us
Geoff Scotton
Chris Hall
Ulrike Mansel
Rehearsing for our performance of Mahler 8 tomorrow night at Southbank Centre with London Philharmonic Choir, London Symphony Chorus, Tiffin Boys' Choir and Clare College Choir. Maybe not quite a Symphony of a Thousand but the stage is packed!
Rehearsing for our performance of Mahler 8 tomorrow night at Southbank Centre
Luukas Hiltunen
Lucinda Coulthard
Ashby Mayes
We’re delighted to introduce the incredible cast for our upcoming world premiere performances of Sukanya, the only opera composed by the legendary Ravi Shankar, which we’re bringing to CURVE theatre, Leicester, The Lowry in Salford, Town Hall and Symphony Hall Birmingham, and London's Southbank Centre in May.
Were delighted to introduce the incredible cast for our upcoming world premiere

Sukanya: Introducing the cast

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Deborah McGarvey
Quamrul Haque
Murat Sevgi
We’re very much looking forward to bringing Schubert’s ‘Trout’ Quintet to Wigmore Hall in a special chamber concert given by soloists from the LPO on 22 April.

It may be one of the world’s best-loved pieces of chamber music, but do you know where it got its unusual nickname from? The answer isn’t very straightforward, but thankfully Classic FM are on hand to offer a helpful summary.
Were very much looking forward to bringing Schuberts Trout Quintet to Wigmore

Classic FM | Tracing the Development of Schubert's Piano Quintet in A ('Trout')

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Rehearsing Dvořák Symphony 8 with Howard Griffiths for tonight's concert in Zürich!
We are also joined by Güher and Süher Pekinel for Poulenc Concerto in D minor for Two Pianos.
Rehearsing Dvořák Symphony 8 with Howard Griffiths for tonight's concert in Zürich
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Karl Durland
Nigel Barratt
Tonight's performance of Mozart's Requiem and Strauss's Death and Transfiguration was dedicated to the victims of Wednesday's attack at Westminster and their families
Tonights performance of Mozarts Requiem and Strausss Death and Transfiguration w
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Anya Zvereva
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