Pre-Concert Talk: Curating Rattle
with John Carewe, Lennox Mackenzie & Edward Smith
Join us for a pre-concert talk with Edward Smith, co-curator of the Barbican Library's Rattle exhibition, and conductor John Carewe, one of Sir Simon's first and most influential teachers.
Hosted by LSO violinist Lennox Mackenzie, the guests share their memories of Sir Simon Rattle, drawing together stories and memorabilia to illustrate the maestro's musical life.
5.45pm, entry is free.
The Barbican Library Rattle exhibition runs until 22 December.
Library Opening Times:
Mondays & Wednesdays 9.30am to 5.30pm;
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9.30am to 7.30pm;
Fridays 9.30am to 2pm;
Saturdays 9.30am to 4pm (9.30am to 7.30pm 16 and 23 September only)
Closed on Sundays.
5.45 pm, Barbican Music Library
Level 2, Barbican Centre
Silk Street, London
Nearby public transport
We are within walking distance from a number of London Underground stations, the closest being Barbican, St Paul’s and Moorgate. The nearest train stations are Liverpool Street and Farringdon. Bus Route 153 runs directly past the Barbican along Chiswell Street Car and bicycle parking
We have free bicycle spaces and paid car parking spaces available