Julian Philips, Guildhall's Head of Composition

Stories of Sweet Visions: Chamber Music by Julian Philips

A programme of song and chamber works celebrating the music of Guildhall School’s Head of Composition, Professor Julian Philips, in his 50th birthday year.

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Britten Sinfonia with Benjamin Grosvenor

Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor and Britten Sinfonia Leader Thomas Gould join forces for a vividly contrasting programme of chamber music from Bach to the 21st century.

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London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda: Russian Roots

A mythical, magical tale, a fate-filled journey from darkness to light, and pure Romantic lyricism – Gianandrea Noseda conducts Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky and Bruch.

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Budapest Festival Orchestra and Sir András Schiff

In the first of four concerts celebrating Beethoven’s Piano Concertos, Sir András Schiff joins the BFO and Iván Fischer in the enigmatic, poetic Fourth – a true meeting of musical minds.

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Junior Guildhall String Ensemble & Symphony Orchestra

The talented young musicians of Junior Guildhall Symphony Orchestra present a duo of thrilling American works by Gershwin and Copland.

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Budapest Festival Orchestra and Sir András Schiff

Sir András Schiff, Iván Fischer and the peerless Budapest Festival Orchestra continue their anniversary salute to the music of Beethoven with his mighty Emperor Concerto.

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Family Total Immersion: Lift Off! - BBC Symphony Orchestra

Jump on board our symphonic space ship for a magical musical adventure.

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London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda: Shostakovich

‘Certain moments in history gave composers the possibility of saying something deeply personal’, says LSO Principal Guest Conductor Gianandrea Noseda. ‘And Shostakovich speaks equally to us today’.