Reviews

The latest reviews of our performances

Concert reviews: 23 March 2019

Featuring Kian Soltani, Edward Gardner's whirlwind of a concert on 23 March was truly an event of drastic contrast - from the opening strains of Elgar's Cello Concerto to the earth-shattering finale of Mahler's First Symphony.

 

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Concert reviews: 2 March 2019

On March 3, the Orchestra performed Haydn's grand follow-up to The CreationThe Seasons, featuring Sophie Bevan, Mark Padmore and Andrew Foster-Williams, to critical acclaim.

 

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Concert reviews: 27 February 2019

To round February off, Andreas Ottensamer joined Vladimir Jurowski and the Orchestra for rousing renditions of works by Weber and Alice Mary Smith, sandwiched with Wagner's Tannhäuser Overture and Brahm's Second Symphony.

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Concert reviews: 30 January 2019

As January came to an end, Sir Roger Norrington joined the Orchestra for performances of Handel's Water Music suites, and Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, featuring Marie-Claude Chappuis, Lucy Crowe and Benjamin Appl. 

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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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