Opera in Concert
2018/19 concert season at Royal Festival Hall
This season we perform a range of operas in concert, from Wagner's Die Walküre to Purcell's Dido and Aeneas. Featuring world-class opera conductors including Vladimir Jurowski, Sir Mark Elder and Roger Norrington, these performances will show the LPO at its best alongside stunning opera singers.
Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress
Vladimir Jurowski conducts Stravinsky's outrageous opera The Rake's Progress.
Puccini's Le Villi
The fabulous soprano Ermonela Jaho leads a stellar cast performing Puccini's Le Villi, in association with Opera Rara.
Wagner's Die Walküre
Vladimir Jurowski conducts Wagner's Die Walküre in the second in his Ring cycle. Cast includes Stuart Skelton.
Purcell's Dido and Aeneas
Sir Roger Norrington conducts Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, after Handel's Water Music.
Gala evening with Juan Diego Flórez
Juan Diego Flórez has one of the great voices of the 21st century, and this gala evening offers a chance to hear it at its most unrestrained, in a selection of famous tenor arias.
Image: Sofia Fomina (Woglinde), Rowan Hellier (Wellgunde), Lucie Špičková (Flosshilde), The Rheinmaidens, performing Wagner's Das Rheingold, January 2018.