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A colour photograph of Timo Andres and David Kaplan by a piano

Timo Andres and David Kaplan: Rite of Spring & Rachmaninov

The livewire piano duo of Timo Andres and David Kaplan plays Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring and Rachmaninov’s Symphonic Dances.

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BBC SO/Madaras: Ravel, Adams, Vaughan Williams and Harris

Man’s humanity to man amid the horrors of war links this imaginative programme that includes a world premiere by New Zealand composer Ross Harris.

Joby Burgess performing The Filthy Fifteen

Powerplant: The Filthy Fifteen

War crimes and forbidden songs; video, electronics and percussion: Powerplant place musical explosives under the lies of an uncertain century.

Gustavo Dudamel conducting the LA Phil

LA Phil/Dudamel: Salonen, Varèse and Shostakovich

Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic begin their 2018 Barbican residency with music by Shostakovich, Varèse and Esa-Pekka Salonen.

Gustavo Dudamel conducting the LA Phil

LA Phil New Music Group/Dudamel: Rzewski, Eastman & Hearne

Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil New Music Group bring their acclaimed Green Umbrella music series to the Barbican, presenting three contemporary classical works from important contemporary voices.

A black & white photograph of Tamas Palfalvi holding a trumpet

ECHO Rising Stars: Tamás Pálfalvi (trumpet)

Trumpeter Tamás Pálfalvi is already a name to be reckoned with in his native Hungary, and in this entertainingly eclectic ECHO recital you’ll hear why.

A portrait of Sofi Jeannin

BBC Singers: Handel Coronation Anthems

Three of Handel’s Coronation Anthems and his Dixit Dominus give the BBC Singers and St James’ Baroque the chance to shine in much-loved music.

Gustavo Dudamel conducting the LA Phil

LA Phil/Dudamel: Beethoven's Symphony No 9

Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic end their 2018 Barbican residency with two very different hymns to joy.

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BBC SO/Rustioni: Ravel, Dorman, Ghedini and Respighi

The orchestra as canvas for some vivid and exotic colours courtesy of four very different composers, including a rare outing for a mandolin concerto.