Live from the Barbican
From our Hall to your home
Enjoy the full Barbican Music experience from the comfort of your home as we live-stream concerts from incredible artists across the worlds of classical, jazz, contemporary and more.
Music continues in our Hall as we bring you concerts in front of a socially-distanced, reduced audience, live-streamed directly into your living room. There is something for everyone here, so sit back, relax, and enjoy the concert experience from the comfort of your sofa.
LSO/Rattle: Das Lied von der Erde
Contemplate the brief, boundless joy of life and the looming spectre of death in Mahler’s hugely poignant song cycle – a work every bit as epic in size and scope as his monumental symphonies.
Paul Weller, Jules Buckley & BBC SO: Live from the Barbican
Paul Weller takes to the stage for his first live gig in two years, with the backing of the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a performance curated and arranged by the multi-talented Jules Buckley.
Shirley Collins & the Lodestar Band: Live from the Barbican
The influential English folksinger debuts her brilliant new record Heart’s Ease, alongside classic songs from her back catalogue.
This Is The Kit: Live from the Barbican
This Is The Kit perform material from their dazzling fifth album Off Off On, recorded during early 2020.
Dido's Ghost: Live from the Barbican
The story of Dido and Aeneas didn’t end with Dido’s death. Errollyn Wallen takes the story forward, interweaving a full performance of Purcell’s great tragedy with her imaginative new partner-piece.
Thomas Adès at 50: Live from the Barbican
Join us in celebrating one of Britain’s most original musical voices. Thomas Adès plays composer, conductor and pianist in his 50th birthday concert with the versatile Britten Sinfonia.
12 Ensemble: Live from the Barbican
Anna Meredith and Jonny Greenwood join pioneering string orchestra 12 Ensemble in a genre-defying explosion of musical encounters, live-streamed into your home.
Vivaldi's Four Seasons: Live from the Barbican
Wintery blizzards, hazy summer days, barking dogs and singing birds – you can hear them all in Vivaldi’s most popular work, performed here by the Academy of Ancient Music and violinist Rachel Podger.
George the Poet: Live from the Barbican
Spoken word performer George the Poet presents his unique combination of music, poetry and social commentary, with live orchestral accompaniment.
Sheku & Isata Kanneh-Mason: Live from the Barbican
A beautiful programme of music for cello and piano by Bridge, Rachmaninov and Britten is live-streamed by the brilliant brother-and-sister duo from ‘Britain’s most musical family’ (The Times).
Emmy the Great: HK SOIREE
HK SOIREE is a celebration of Hong Kong through its people and its culture, curated by Emmy the Great to mark the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival.
A Choral Christmas: Live from the Barbican
King of Christmas Bob Chilcott conducts the BBC Singers with special guests Jess Gillam and Katie Melua for a perfect concert to sing in the festive season.
A Dickensian Christmas: Live from the Barbican
Be transported to Victorian London to the strains of your favourite carols as Kevin Whately (Lewis, Morse) brings episodes from Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol vividly to life.
Benjamin Grosvenor: Live from the Barbican
Settle in for a magical evening of sweeping romance and unbridled virtuosity at the hands of one of Britain’s most brilliant and musically intelligent young pianists.
Moses Boyd: Live from the Barbican
Moses Boyd – jazz drummer, composer, producer, bandleader and radio host performs tracks from his blistering debut solo record, alongside his creative collaborators.
Echoes of Scotland: Live from the Barbican
Venture to the beautiful Scottish Highlands with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and conductor Alpesh Chauhan as the wild landscapes are brought vividly to life through music.