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LPO Player Playlists: Pieter Schoeman

Pieter Schoeman

We asked LPO members to create playlists of music that meant something to them, from their most treasured LPO recordings to music they walk the dog to and everything in between. Over the coming months we will be sharing these with you.

This month’s playlist is from the Leader of the Orchestra, Pieter Schoeman. See what music Pieter has chosen, and listen to his playlist.

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Messiaen CD awarded Limelight Orchestral Recording of the Year 2015

We are delighted to announce that our Messiaen CD, released on the LPO label in March 2015, has been awarded Limelight Orchestral Recording of the Year 2015.

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Shakespeare400 festival trailer

Shakespeare400 trailer

We are delighted to present the trailer for our Shakespeare400 festival at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall in 2016. 

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Shakespeare in music timeline

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The London Philharmonic Orchestra is grateful for the generosity of the following individuals for supporting our 2016 Shakespeare Festival as a member of the Shakespeare Syndicate or as a donor of the Shakespeare Appeal at £400 or above. Find out more about becoming one of our Shakespeare400 supporters. 

 

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Magnus Lindberg introduces his Second Violin Concerto

Magnus Lindberg

On Wednesday 9 December, the London Philharmonic Orchestra will be premiering the latest work of their Composer in Residence, Magnus Lindberg. Find out more about his Violin Concerto No. 2 in this exclusive interview with David Allenby from Boosey & Hawkes.

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Tune In Backstage: Meet David Pyatt

David Pyatt

Tune In is the London Philharmonic Orchestra's bi-seasonal magazine keeping you up-to-date with news and reflects on highlights of the year so far. We caught up with David Pyatt – the LPO’s Joint Principal Horn, to find out about life as an orchestral musician, and what he gets up to offstage.

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LPO on Classical Live

On Friday 13 November the London Philharmonic Orchestra releases its first albums of Prokofiev, Stravinsky and Lindberg on Classical Live. Classical Live is a worldwide partnership with Google Play Music that enables a handful of the world's finest orchestras to share key recent performances with a global audience.

 

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