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Meet the runners: Henry Baldwin

Henry Baldwin

Get to know LPO percussionist Henry Baldwin who will be taking on the Vitality British 10K London Run alongside team LPO on Sunday 10 July, to raise money for our BrightSparks schools concerts.

 

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Debut Sounds: Introducing Foyle Future Firsts Marie Schreer and Gareth Humphreys

Foyle Future First Gareth Humphreys

Join us on Monday 4 July, as the London Philharmonic Orchestra joins Royal College of Music for a celebration of new music at Debut Sounds: Dérive.  Ahead of the performance, catch up with Foyle Future Firsts musicians Marie and Gareth to find out a bit about them and their thoughts on working with a professional orchestra.

 

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Debut Sounds: Introducing Young Composer Katarzyna Krzewińska

Young Composer Katarzyna Krzewińska

On Monday 4 July, the LPO Young Composers will be premiering five new pieces, written specially for a member of the LPO to perform as soloist, alongside members of the LPO and its Foyle Future First Development Programme. Ahead of this performance, we caught up with Young Composer Katarzyna (Kasia) Krzewińska to find out more about her piece, and what she’s most excited for Debut Sounds: Dérive.

 

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Debut Sounds: Introducing Foyle Future First Anne Denholm

Anne Denholm

Catch up with LPO Foyle Future First harpist Anne, ahead of Debut Sounds: Dérive on Monday 4 July, where she will be performing in five world premieres by this year’s LPO Young Composers.

 

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Meet the runners: Susanne Martens

Susanne Martens

Read up on the training progress of LPO viola player, Susanne Martens, who is running alongside Team LPO in the Vitality British 10K London Run on Sunday 10 July, in aid of our Brightsparks schools concerts.

 

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Debut Sounds: Introducing Young Composer Michael Cryne

Michael Cryne

Ahead of this year’s Debut Sounds performance on Monday 4 July, we caught up Young Composer Michael Cryne to find out a bit about him and his latest composition, which will be performed in its first live performance by members of the LPO and musicians from the Foyle Future Firsts Development Programme.

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Meet the runners: Mark Vines

Gorky parkrun

LPO horn player Mark Vines (back row, in blue) took up running a year ago and is now joining Team LPO to compete in the Vitality British 10K London Run in aid of our Brightsparks schools concerts. Find out about his running journey to date and his hints and tips if you're thinking of getting your trainers on.

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