The latest news about our concerts, recordings, concert streams and Education & Community programme.
- Published: 07 January 2014
On Wednesday 15 January we give the world premiere performance of James MacMillan's Viola Concerto with soloist Lawrence Power, for whom it was written. Here you can read what James MacMillan has to say about his new work, as well as a brief introduction to the 15 January performance, which also features Mahler's Sixth Symphony, from Gavin Plumley.
- Published: 24 December 2013
In our first video for 2014 we introduce Mahler's tragic and consuming Sixth Symphony, which we perform at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall on Wednesday 15 January.
- Published: 21 December 2013
LPO trumpet player Dan Newell has recently written and published The Jewel Thief, the second book in his ‘Billy’s Band’ series.
- Published: 09 December 2013
In the spirit of The Rest Is Noise, Alex Ross's incredible book that inspired Southbank Centre's year-long festival of 20th-century music, we too have been delving into the stories behind the music of the 20th century, in a series of newspapers.
- Published: 04 December 2013
- Published: 03 December 2013
In our December podcast, Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski and countertenors Brian Cummings and Daniel Bubeck explore John Adams's retelling of the nativity story in El Niño, which we perform as part of The Rest Is Noise on Saturday 14 December.
- Published: 29 November 2013
Imagine our excitement when we found out that the award-winning author Tim Winton had given us a little mention in his latest book!