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Bryn Terfel laughing in front of the Barbican tower

Bryn Terfel with Britten Sinfonia: Live from the Barbican

Operatic superstar Sir Bryn Terfel offers comfort and familiarity amid the chaos of the year, with a personal selection of pieces that lie at the heart of his musical life.

The Kanneh-Mason Family smiling with the Barbican tower illuminated on them

The Kanneh-Mason Family in Concert: Live from the Barbican

A heart-warming family affair as all seven siblings of 'Britain’s most musical family’ (The Times) show their talents as both soloists and chamber musicians in works spanning Mozart to Eric Whitacre.

Sir Antonio Pappano smiling in front of a Barbican tower silhouette

Pappano & Friends: Live from the Barbican

Sir Antonio Pappano is joined by long-term collaborators Ian Bostridge and Dame Sarah Connolly for an evening of intimate chamber versions of song cycles on love, loss, nature and nostalgia.

Outline of Sakari Oramo conducting in front of a Barbican tower

BBC Symphony Orchestra/Oramo: Live from the Barbican

Power and passion take a hold as the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Sakari Oramo perform works by Joseph Haydn and Anna Clyne before a new chamber arrangement of Magnus Lindberg's Accused.

Shabaka Hutchings with a silhouette of the Barbican behind him

Shabaka Hutchings & Britten Sinfonia: Live from the Barbican

Explore the chameleon-like nature of the clarinet with Shabaka Hutchings and revel in Aaron Copland’s joyful slice of Americana, Appalachian Spring.

Professor Brian Cox smiling in front of a Barbican tower silhouette

The Cosmos with Professor Brian Cox: Live from the Barbican

Join one of the world’s pre-eminent physicists for a mind-bending musical voyage through space and time, set to a soundtrack inspired by the great unknowns of the Universe.

An image of Rutter and Chilcott jubilant, with their arms raised in salutation

Christmas with Bob Chilcott and John Rutter

Kings of Christmas John Rutter and Bob Chilcott join the BBC Singers for a perfect concert for singing-in the festive season.

Richard Edgarr leaning on a bridge gazing into the middle distance

Academy of Ancient Music: Handel’s Messiah

Revel in a jubilant seasonal classic, Handel’s Messiah, presented here in complete, uncut form by Richard Egarr and the Academy of Ancient Music.

An image of the BBC singers

Singers at Six: Songs of Farewell

The BBC Singers perform Parry’s wartime laments for a lost age and reimagined hymns and antiphons from the Icelandic composer who has captured her country in music, Anna Thorvaldsdottir.

Gergely Madaras conducting

BBC SO/Madaras

From shadows to light, experience a concert that explores the miraculous power of orchestration from the 1920s to the 2010s.