Each month during the season the London Philharmonic Orchestra releases a new edition of its audio podcast. We bring you interviews with conductors and soloists, pre-concert talks recorded at Royal Festival Hall and previews of our latest CD releases on the LPO Label.
Most of our old podcasts are still available via itunes, and we've included a selection of our favourites below.
Colour and eternity: the rich and vibrant musical world of Messiaen's Des canyons aux étoiles explored (March 2014)
Composer James MacMillan talks about creating his new viola concerto, recently given its world premiere by the LPO and Lawrence Power (February 2014)
LPO Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski introduces Mahler's monumental Sixth Symphony, and explains why he feels that Beethoven needs to be performed regularly by all orchestras. (January 2014)
LPO Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski and countertenors Brian Cummings and Daniel Bubeck explore John Adams's retelling of the nativity story, El Niño (December 2013)
LPO Composer in Residence Julian Anderson introduces The Discovery of Heaven, released on a new CD of Anderson's Orchestral Music; and Dr Caroline Potter explores Poulenc's life and music. (November 2013)
The LPO's Principal Conductor, Vladimir Jurowski, introduces Britten's War Requiem, performed in London on 12 October.
A season overview and introduction to the LPO's Britten Centenary concerts from Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski. (September 2013)