Barbican music hosts a wide range of festivals and seasons throughout the year. See below for the exciting range on offer.
|Contemporary Music events|
From electronic beats to legendary jazz, global masters and new music - we are bringing it all to London
Step out and join us for our ongoing series of pop-up events and collaborations across east London
|Raymond Gubbay Christmas Festival 2014|
With top class orchestras, world famous choirs, prestigious soloists and fabulous music, you will find just the right concert for you and your family to enjoy.
|Sir Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker|
Sir Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker
The London Residency 2015
|Met Opera Live in HD 2014-15|
The Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of live transmissions will feature ten operas in the 2014-15 season, including all six new productions in the Met season
|New York Philharmonic 2015|
For their second Barbican International Associate Residency, Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic bring three programmes including a sumptuous concert of late-Romantic orchestral showpieces, an innovative staged performance of Stravinsky’s Petrushka with Giants Are Small, and a concert from their cutting-edge contemporary CONTACT! series.
French artists at the Barbican supported by the Institut français
|New live music and film experiences|
New live music and film experiences
|Barbican Presents 2014–2015|
25 September 2014 - 6 June 2015
Barbican Presents 2014–2015
|Joyce DiDonato Artist Spotlight 2014–2015|
One of the best loved vocalists of our age, Joyce DiDonato, is the subject of this season's Artist Spotlight. Opening with an exuberant evening of bel canto opera and closing with a glittering concert with the New York Philharmonic, the series takes in Handel’s Alcina and an intimate chamber recital and masterclass in Milton Court along the way.
|BBC Symphony Orchestra 2014–2015|
24 September 2014 - 23 May 2015
BBC Symphony Orchestra 2014–2015
|London Symphony Orchestra 2014–2015|
21 September 2014 - 5 July 2015
London Symphony Orchestra 2014–2015
|Britten Sinfonia 2014–2015|
28 September 2014 - 6 June 2015
|Academy of Ancient Music 2014-15|
4 October 2014 - 7 July 2015
Academy of Ancient Music 2014-15