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Royal Festival Hall 2016/17

  • Please note that a transaction fee of £1.75 will be added to each order made online.
  • Tickets booked fewer than five working days before the date of the concert will be available for collection at the ticket office from 6.30pm on the day of the performance.
  • Concessions: 50% off all ticket prices for full-time students, benefit recipients (Jobseeker's Allowance, Income Support or Pension Credit) and under-16s (maximum 4 per transaction. Not applicable to Family Concerts) only. Limited availability; appropriate cards will be checked on admission.
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  • The right is reserved to substitute artists and vary programmes if necessary, and to adjust ticket price allocations according to demand.

Premium seats £65
The very best seats in the stalls, ensuring you the finest acoustic and view, are available as Premium seats.

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Book 3-4 concerts and receive a 10% discount
Book 5-7 concerts and receive a 15% discount
Book 8-10 concerts and receive a 20% discount
Book 11-14 concerts and receive a 25% discount
Book 15 or more concerts and receive a 30% discount

Series discounts are automatically calculated online.  Series discounts are available on full price tickets only.

Only nine tickets per concert can be bought online. Bookings of ten or more seats for the same concert are eligible for the group booking discount of 20%. Please call the London Philharmonic Orchestra Group Booking Line on 020 7840 4205 for further details.

Offline booking

London Philharmonic Orchestra ticket office: 020 7840 4242
Mon-Fri 10am-5pm. £2.75 transaction fee

Southbank Centre ticket office: 0844 847 9920
Daily 9.30am-8pm. £2.75 transaction fee. All ticketing staff at Southbank Centre can take typetalk calls.
In person at Southbank Centre: no transaction fee.

Minimum age

7.30pm concerts are not recommended for children of five years and under, and Southbank Centre staff reserve the right to refuse entry to young children for these events. We recommend our FUNharmonics concerts for children aged 6-11.

Can I exchange my tickets?

You may exchange your tickets for another concert in the Orchestra's 2016/17 season or exchange for a credit note, provided the tickets are returned to the London Philharmonic Orchestra ticket office, and arrive at least two working days before the concert. We do not offer refunds unless a concert is cancelled.




Rachmaninoff in love

Vladimir Jurowski conducts Rachmaninoff and Chopin

7:30 PM, ​ Royal Festival Hall, London, SE1 8XX

Glinka Waltz Fantasy
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1
Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 1

Vladimir Jurowski conductor
Jan Lisiecki piano
London Philharmonic Orchestra

Inside the young Rachmaninoff was a volcano of passion – and in his First Symphony, it erupts. Soaring melodies, blazing fanfares and dark, thunderous stormclouds of emotion: it’s got everything you could ask for from Rachmaninoff – and then some. Vladimir Jurowski loves it, and he feels the same way about Glinka’s delicious little miniature from the ballrooms of imperial St Petersburg. At the age of 21, meanwhile, Jan Lisiecki has already emerged as one of the supreme Chopin interpreters of our time. Chopin was only 20 when he wrote his First Concerto, so it’s hard to imagine a better champion for this gloriously romantic music.

Are you a full-time student in higher education?

You can benefit from discounted tickets to this concert through our NOISE student scheme. Full-time students in higher education are eligible for £4 tickets (student ID required).

If you are aged between 18 and 26 and are not in higher education you can benefit from £8 tickets to this concert through our NOISE 18-26 scheme (ID required).

Call the box office on 0207 840 4242 for details and to book tickets (Mon-Fri 10am-5pm).

Find out more about the schemes and sign up.

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