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Nicola Benedetti
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Classical music

Nicola Benedetti

Nicola Benedetti celebrates the music of dance through the ages in three pioneering works for solo violin, ranging from Baroque refinement with J S Bach to foot-stomping fun with Wynton Marsalis.

Ben Goldscheider looking into the distance with his French Horn
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Classical music

Ben Goldscheider and Tom Poster: ECHO Rising Stars

The ‘musical Bear Grylls’ (Huffington Post) brings his fearless attitude and dexterity to three staples of the French horn repertoire and the premiere of an exciting new commission from Mark Simpson.

Conductor Takuo Yuasa
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Guildhall Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

Guildhall School musicians begin the new academic year with a performance of Mahler's epic Resurrection Symphony.

A digital image of a swirling sky, with clouds, light and stars visible
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Classical music

Academy of Ancient Music: Haydn's Creation

Join us in the Hall or online for the Biblical creation story told in music of cosmic grandeur: a journey of unbridled joy, from the dramatic moment the first ray of light hits the waters of the deep.

Sakari Oramo conducting with BBC SO branding around the edges
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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. 

Eveyln Glennie playing the marimba
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Classical music

World Doctors Orchestra with Dame Evelyn Glennie

Medics from across the world swap their stethoscopes for instruments in concert with leading percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie, raising money for healthcare-for-the-homeless charity Pathway.

Viola soloist Antoine Tamestit
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Classical music

London Symphony Orchestra/Rattle & Tamestit

In the first concert of his Artist Portrait, viola player extraordinaire Antoine Tamestit champions Martinů’s rarely-heard Rhapsody-Concerto – and Sir Simon Rattle conducts Shostakovich. 

Davone Tines in front of a blue background, with BBC SO branding around the edges
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Classical music

BBC Symphony Orchestra/Davóne Tines: Truths You Need to Hear

Dalia Stasevska and Davóne Tines present music that feels as real as life itself – images of human struggles from the 1890s and the 2020s, truths hard to hear that need to be told.

Davone Tines in a suit, in front of a blue wall
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Classical music Talks & workshops

Davóne Tines in conversation

Davóne Tines appears in conversation at Milton Court to talk about his career, looking forwards and his online profile to students at Guildhall School.

Nicola Benedetti close up landscape playing violin
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Classical music

London Symphony Orchestra/Harding & Benedetti

Darkness, mystery and sounds that speak straight to the soul, as Nicola Benedetti and Daniel Harding perform Shostakovich’s First Violin Concerto.