The latest news about our concerts, recordings, concert streams and Education & Community programme.
- Published: 18 November 2013
On Wednesday 6 November, violinist Sergej Krylov performed Sofia Gubaidulina's Offertorium with the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Here's a short YouTube video (in Russian) of him discussing the work with the composer ahead of the concert: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQJhxr02NJs
- Published: 14 November 2013
- Published: 12 November 2013
Throughout four weeks in October and November we have been busy taking part in a series of music workshops as part of our residency at the Crisis Skylight Centre in Aldgate and Leonard Cheshire Disability.
- Published: 08 November 2013
- Published: 06 November 2013
In this short video we explore Bernard Herrmann's game-changing approach to film composition and his relationship with director Alfred Hitchcock. We perform excerpts from this and other famous film scores written between 1960 and 1980 on Friday 8 November, conducted by the Grammy award-winning John Mauceri.
- Published: 01 November 2013
'Kaleidoscopic in terms of its colour, exhilarating in its energy and captivating in its lyricism.'
Colin Anderson, Classical Source, 27 October 2013
Our November 2013 release on the LPO Label is a disc of new orchestral works by the Orchestra's Composer in Residence Julian Anderson.
- Published: 30 October 2013
In her early days of composing, Sofia Gubaidulina was encouraged by Shostakovich to pursue her ‘mistaken path’ after being deemed ‘irresponsible’ by the Soviet state. Today she is one of the biggest names in contemporary classical composition. On Wednesday 6 November, we perform her violin concerto Offertorium, which is considered by many to be her greatest musical achievement.