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Tagged: LSO 2019–20

Jaime Martin

LSO Chamber Orchestra/Jaime Martín

In this spectacular showcase of the searing technique and virtuosic talent of the LSO’s Principal musicians, hear four of the most beloved concertos by Mozart.

Friday Lunchtime Concert

LSO Discovery Free Friday Lunchtime Concert

Want to know more about classical music but not sure where to start? Make the most of your lunchbreak and enjoy a free, 45-minute informal concert at LSO St Luke’s.

Janacek

LSO Discovery Day: Janáček

Attend a morning LSO rehearsal conducted by Kazushi Ono, followed by a talk and chamber music at LSO St Luke’s in the afternoon.

Conductor Kazushi Ono

London Symphony Orchestra/Kazushi Ono: Janáček

These three works draw inspiration from Czech culture and landscape, telling legends in music and invoking the spirit of the Moravian forests.

cellist Truls Moerk

London Symphony Orchestra/Sir John Eliot Gardiner

Composers pouring their most personal thoughts and feelings into their work is not unusual, but these two pieces by Dvořák and Suk feel much more deeply connected than most.

Photo of Gianandrea Noseda in black suit

London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda: Shostakovich

Atmosphere and mood are conjured up in three darkly-hued works from the 20th century, from the stormy seas to the knife-edge uncertainty of life in Soviet Russia.

Denis Matsuev

London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda: Russian Roots

History, heritage, fate, and a tour-de-force of piano skill and colour combine in this ‘Russian Roots’ concert from Gianandrea Noseda, bringing together Rimsky-Korsakov, Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky.

Tilson Thomas: 50th Anniversary

Michael Tilson Thomas: LSO 50th Anniversary

Michael Tilson Thomas celebrates a 50-year collaboration with the London Symphony Orchestra, which has taken him from his debut in his twenties to Principal Conductor and now Conductor Laureate.

Michael Tilson Thomas

Half Six Fix: Prokofiev Fifth Symphony

Michael Tilson Thomas introduces and presents Prokofiev’s most emotionally charged symphony, composed in the closing moments of World War II, in this early-evening concert.