Reviews

The latest reviews of our concerts and recordings

Concert reviews: 27 January 2019

The second instalment of the Vladimir Jurowski and the London Philharmonic Orchestra's Ring Cycle took place on Sunday 27 January, featuring an all-star cast with names such as Stuart Skelton, Markus Marquardt and Svetlana Sozdateleva.

 

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Concert reviews: 16 January 2019

Marin Alsop joined the Orchestra for a wildly creative concert of premieres from contemporary composers on Wednesday 16 January, with compositions from Arne Gieshoff, Erkki-Sven Tüür, Helen Grime, Louis Andriessen and Anders Hillborg. 

 

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Concert reviews: 8 December 2018

The culmination of Changing Faces: Stravinsky's Journey, London Philharmonic Orchestra (conducted by Vladimir Jurowski) & Choir joined with The Swingles & friends to perform Berio's Sinfonia alongside works by Stravinsky, in a concert dedicated to the memory of Maxim Mikhailov.

 

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Concert reviews: 28 November 2018

On Wednesday 28 November, a diverse programme of intriguing music (including the UK premiere of Pascal Dusapin's double concerto At Swim-Two-Birds for violin and cello) was performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Viktoria Mullova and Matthew Barley.

 

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Concert reviews: 21 November 2018

On Wednesday 21 November, Opera Rara Artistic Director Sir Mark Elder conducted a delightful programme of Bizet, Verdi and the first production Puccini's one act Le Villi in 120 years. 

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Concert reviews: 7 November 2018

On Wednesday 7 November LPO Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski led a performance of 20th-century Czech music with the Borodin Quartet. Read the reviews below:

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Concert reviews: 3 November 2018

On Saturday 3 November LPO Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski led a semi-staged performance of Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress. Read the reviews below:

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