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Tagged: BBC SO 2019–20

Dimitrios Skyllas

BBC Symphony Orchestra/Spano

Ritual, lament and incantation lie at the heart of this varied concert, moving from the purity of Arvo Pärt to the rich weave of Rachmaninoff’s most epic, passionate and virtuosic concerto.

Sakari Oramo conducting landscape

BBC Symphony Orchestra: Mendelssohn's Elijah

A superb cast of soloists joins the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus for Mendelssohn’s great choral masterpiece of grandeur and soulfulness, his musical telling of the story of the prophet Elijah.

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BBC Singers Family Concert

Voices can be fast, dazzling, and furious! They can be spooky, magical and curious! They can whisper like falling snow, roar like a train, and blaze like fireworks!

Anders Hillborg portrait close up

BBC SO Total Immersion: Anders Hillborg - Chamber Music

Chamber music by Anders Hillborg, introduced by the composer himself.

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BBC SO Total Immersion: Anders Hillborg - BBC Singers

In the surroundings of St Giles’s Cripplegate, the voices of the BBC Singers offer immersive and embracing choral works including spine-tingling music by 2020 Total Immersion composer Anders Hillborg.

martin Frost holding clarinet smoke

BBC SO Total Immersion: Anders Hillborg – Swedish Maverick

Step into the unique and emotive sound-world of our Total Immersion composer Anders Hillborg and his unparalleled handling of the modern symphony orchestra.

Lianne La Havas singing into a microphone

BBC Symphony Orchestra/Jules Buckley with Lianne La Havas

The soulful music of Lianne La Havas is given the live symphonic treatment by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted and arranged by the BBC SO’s new Creative Artist in Association, Jules Buckley.

BBC Singers full choir

Singers at Six: BBC Singers/Palmer

Step into the strange, wonderful, bizarre and utterly individual world of Gerald Barry as the BBC Singers present recent works from the cult composer.

Elizabeth Llewellyn

BBC Symphony Orchestra: Missa Solemnis

A cornerstone of the Barbican’s celebrations of 250 years since Beethoven’s birth: his musical vision of the divine is unleashed by the forces of the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Chorus and vocal soloists.