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Classical music Contemporary music

Live from the Barbican

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.

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Classical music

Pappano & Friends

The great conductor and pianist curates a four-concert series bringing together artists and influences that are dear to his heart.

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Season
Classical music

Joyce DiDonato's Favourite Things

Joyce DiDonato is an absolute Barbican favourite. Now the inspirational mezzo gets to share some of her own favourite things with us throughout the 2020–21 season.

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Classical music

London Symphony Orchestra

The London Symphony Orchestra was established in 1904 and has a unique ethos and an inimitable signature sound. It has been the Resident Orchestra at the Barbican since the Centre opened in 1982.

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Classical music

London Symphony Orchestra 2020–21 Multibuys

Save up to 40% with our London Symphony Orchestra multibuys.

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Classical music

Barbican Presents

Barbican Presents brings some of the greatest international classical artists, orchestras and ensembles to London, in a stimulating and eclectic mix of classical, contemporary, and Baroque music.

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Classical music

BBC Symphony Orchestra

The backbone of the BBC Proms and one of the UK's finest orchestras, the BBC SO performs a thrilling, distinctive range of music, from works at the heart of classical music to contemporary premieres.

AAM musicians on the Barbican highwalks
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Classical music

Academy of Ancient Music

The Academy of Ancient Music brings to life music from Monteverdi to Mozart in the way it was first intended to be heard.

Britten Sinfonia double bass players
Season
Classical music

Britten Sinfonia

Famed for its dazzling musicianship and thrilling programmes, Britten Sinfonia is unique in not having a principal conductor or director, choosing instead to focus on its virtuoso musicians.

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Season
Classical music

Classical Music 2020–21

Browse over 170 concerts in our 2020–21 Classical Music season.