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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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Emerging Film Curators 2020

Join us for the first Emerging Film Curators series, with four programmes curated by four talented curatorial teams.

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Family Film Club in the Foyers

If you’re keen to get the family back to the big screen, this is for you!

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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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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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Concerts on Demand

Enjoy some of the incredible performances from our latest series of Live from the Barbican, to stream at your leisure with Concerts on Demand.

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London International Animation Festival 2020

LIAF returns for its 17th year with a mammoth celebratory feast of forums, ScreenTalks and over 200 of the best animated shorts and features from all around the world. 


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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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London Symphony Orchestra 2020–21 Multibuys

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

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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.