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17 April 2014
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis return to the Barbican
17 April 2014
Barbican announces Maria Gadù (28 June)
7 April 2014
Explorations:The Sound of Nonesuch Records
3 April 2014
Barbican announces Theo Parrish: Teddy's Get Down (12 July)
2 April 2014
Barbican celebrates Birtwistle at 80
21 March 2014
Barbican announces Devendra Banhart Rokia Traoré Jerry Dammers and Robert Henke's Lumière
14 March 2014
Barbican celebrates 40 years of the Arditti and Kronos Quartets
6 March 2014
A Time and Place: Musical Meditations on the First World War
28 February 2014
Barbican announces Quay Brothers: In Absentia and Kwartet Smyczkovy
28 February 2014
Barbican announces Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam and Mariss Jansons return to the Barbican this April
25 February 2014
Barbican announces line-up details for Atomic Bomb
20 February 2014
Barbican announces Natalie Merchant Toumani Diabaté & Sidiki Diabaté and Lena Chamamyan dates
17 February 2014
The Ben Folds Orchestra Experience with the Heritage Orchestra
17 February 2014
Barbican announces F*** Buttons (25 April) and Emmylou Harris (25 & 26 May) dates
16 February 2014
Barbican announces line-up details for Jazz Voice and Amarcord Nino Rota dates
4 February 2014
Barbican announces new additions to Just Jam line-up
15 January 2014
The Barbican announces its 2014 2015 classical music season
20 December 2013
Blow the Bloody Doors off! at the Barbican on 6 Feb 2014
12 December 2013
Barbican announces a celebration of William Onyeabor and These New Puritans for April 2014
4 December 2013
Sir Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker - The London Residency 2015
27 November 2013
Barbican announces Nils Frahm date for autumn 2014
20 November 2013
The Barbican announces Egberto Gismonti and Ralph Towner double-bill in February 2014
30 September 2013
Barbican announces Volcano Choir and James Vincent McMorrow
27 September 2013
Baroque Operas and Oratorios at the Barbican
1 September 2013
Barbican presents UK premiere of Diaries of Hope by Zbigniew Preisner featuring Lisa Gerrard
29 August 2013
Barbican announces Max Richter's Memoryhouse
28 August 2013
Barbican announces The Miners' Hymns
9 August 2013
Barbican announces Paloma Faith with The Guy Barker Orchestra
1 August 2013
Barbican Britten in November 2013
29 July 2013
Kronos Quartet / Kimmo Pohjonen / Samuli Kosminen – UNIKO (UK premiere)
12 July 2013
Barbican announces Milton Nascimento and special guest (20 October)
11 July 2013
Barbican residency - Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig and Riccardo Chailly perform Brahms cycle
4 July 2013
Barbican announces new live music and film experiences
2 July 2013
Barbican announces Final Beck: Song Reader Live line-up
27 June 2013
Barbican announces UNSOUND: Lustmord + Pianohooligan
24 June 2013
Barbican presents Wallace and Gromit and The Gruffalo with live orchestra this Christmas
20 June 2013
Barbican announces eclectic Transcender line-up
13 June 2013
Barbican announces new autumn shows
7 June 2013
Barbican announces Songlines Music Awards 2013 Winners’ Concert
17 May 2013
Barbican announces Beck: Song Reader Live
1 May 2013
Barbican announces CocoRosie/Youth Lagoon double-bill (20 July)
30 April 2013
Barbican announces Mogwai performing live to Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait (26 July)
30 April 2013
Barbican presents musicians from Algeria, Lebanon and Iran in June
25 April 2013
Barbican announces Mais Um! / New Sounds of Brazil night at Village Underground in July
1 June 2012
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