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.
Academy of Ancient Music: Haydn's Creation
The Biblical creation story told in music of cosmic grandeur. Join us in the Hall or online for a journey of unbridled joy, from the dramatic moment the first ray of light hits the waters of the deep.
A New Dawn: Oramo conducts Brahms
After 19 life-changing months, the BBC Symphony Orchestra open a new chapter. Join us in the Hall or online for music infused with the miracle of life, joy of existence and shadows of mourning.
Clark with the London Contemporary Orchestra
Influential electronic musician Clark performs his latest record Playground In A Lake alongside the London Contemporary Orchestra, join us live in the Hall or watch at home.
Speakers Corner Quartet: Further Out Than The Edge
Blending jazz and electronics, Speakers Corner Quartet showcase their new project, alongside very special guests. Join us in the Hall or watch from your home.
Up for Grabs
Relive one of the beautiful game’s greatest final day dramas. Projected highlights of Anfield 89 get the symphonic treatment as Lee Dixon reunites members of Arsenal’s title-winning team to reminisce.
James McVinnie Ensemble: Glassworks
Join us in the Hall or online for an evening of entrancing minimalism and unorthodox sounds from Philip Glass and Chris P. Thompson, including the work that brought Glass to the mainstream Glassworks.
L'Arpeggiata/Christina Pluhar: Monteverdi's Vespers
Christina Pluhar and her daring Baroque ensemble L’Arpeggiata thrive on pushing music to its limits. Join us in the Hall or online as they sing out the brilliance and beauty of Monteverdi’s Vespers.
GoGo Penguin: Live from the Barbican
Cutting-edge contemporary jazz trio GoGo Penguin perform music from their latest album, for the first time since its release in summer 2020.
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.
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.