International Orchestras 2018–19
Australian Chamber Orchestra: Mozart's Last Three Symphonies
Three symphonies, written in a matter of weeks by a genius at the top of his form – and three universes of emotion, beauty and uncompromising artistic truth.
Australian Chamber Orchestra: Mountain (PG)
A nature documentary like you’ve never heard before: picture the soaring heights and superhuman terrors of the world’s great mountain ranges, as live music accompanies breath-taking imagery.
Australian Chamber Orchestra: Bach, Beethoven and Bartók
Bach, Beethoven, Bartók… and Sufjan Stevens: a typically refreshing take on the classical concert format from the Australian Chamber Orchestra.
London Contemporary Orchestra: Other Worlds
Experience the self-destruction of an ancient civilisation and our planet engulfed by the vastness of the ocean in two massive audio-visual portrayals of a dark past and still-avoidable future.
Diana Damrau sings Strauss's Four Last Songs
Bring together Diana Damrau, Mariss Jansons, and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra for Strauss’s final masterpiece, and the words ‘dream team’ don’t even begin to cover it.
Orchestra of Santa Cecilia/Pappano: Mahler's Sixth Symphony
The music director of the Royal Opera brings his Italian orchestra to the Barbican, in the life-and-death struggle of Mahler’s Sixth Symphony.