2018/19 concert season at Royal Festival Hall
This season at Royal Festival Hall we welcome the best pianists from across the world to perform much-loved piano concertos. Soloists include Mitsuko Uchida, Benjamin Grosvenor, Stephen Hough and Pierre-Laurent Aimard. Browse our piano concerts below to find out more.
Kirill Gerstein plays Adès
Thomas Adès conducts his own In Seven Days, plus Lutosławski's Third Symphony.
Mitsuko Uchida plays Mozart
Vladimir Jurowski conducts Mitsuko Uchida performing Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 27.
Dvořák's Piano Concerto
Performed by Pierre-Laurent Aimard. Plus Bartók's Concerto for Orchestra.
Benjamin Grosvenor plays Rachmaninoff
Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 plus Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5.
Gounod's Concerto for Pedal Piano
Roberto Prosseda performs the extraordinary Concerto for Pedal Piano by Gounod. Plus Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique.
Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2
Vanessa Benelli Mosell performs Chopin, before Elgar's Symphony No. 2.
Beethoven Piano Concerto Cycle
Javier Perianes performs all five of Beethoven's Piano Concertos across two dates.
Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1
George Li performs Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto before Walton's Symphony No. 1.
Grieg's Piano Concerto
Jan Lisiecki performs Grieg, plus Sibelius's Symphony No. 5.
Stephen Hough performs Saint-Saëns
Hear Saint-Saëns's Piano Concerto No. 5 in an all-French programme.
Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 2
Yefim Bronfman performs Brahms before Vladimir Jurowski conducts Elgar and R Strauss.