Orchestral music: Where to start

Orchestral music offers something for everyone, but it can be difficult to know where to begin.

Discover the wonder of live orchestral music with us this season. Enter the magical world of gnomes and witches in Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition, be transported to the Austrian Alps in Brahms’s Symphony No. 2, or immerse yourself in the greatest opera arias with phenomenal tenor Juan Diego Flórez.

Read on for our selection of concerts that are the perfect introduction to the thrill of live orchestral music. Or, you can browse all our London concerts here.