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Francois-Xavier Roth will be conducting violinist Renaud Capucon and the London Symphony Orchestra at Barbican Hall.
They will be performing some classical music by Boulez, Bartok, Stravinsky, Debussy and Ewan Campbell.
Boulez -- Livre pour cordes;
Bartok -- Violin Concerto No 2;
Campbell -- A new work (world premiere)
Stravinsky -- Chant du rossignal; Debussy -- La Mer
Francois-Xavier Roth was the Principal Conductor of the SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg, and Chief Conductor of the Cologne Opera, before winning the role of Principal Guest Conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra.
Renaud Capucon is a French violinist best-known for performing and recording chamber works by Ravel, Schubert, Schumann, Brahms and Mendelssohn.
The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is the resident orchestra of the Barbican Centre and is the oldest of London’s symphony orchestras. It was recently rated by Gramophone as one of the top five orchestras in the world.
Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields – 10 Sep to 31 Dec 2018 (selected dates only) – St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square usually puts on a free classical music recitals a couple of times each week.
BBC Symphony Orchestra — playing Beethoven – 5 Oct 2018 – Cristian Macelaru and the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some works by Beethoven and Mason Bates at Barbican Hall.
Smetana’s Ma Vlast — London Symphony Orchestra – 14 Oct 2018 – Nikolaj Znaider and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing Smetana's 'Ma Vlast' at Barbican Hall.
Stravinsky, De Falla and Lalo — Barbican Hall – 21 Oct 2018 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Stravinsky, De Falla and Lalo at Barbican Hall.
Tchaikovsky and Szymanowski — Barbican Hall – 25 Oct 2018 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Tchaikovsky and Szymanowski at Barbican Hall.
Shostakovich, Kodaly and MacMillan — Barbican Hall – 1 Nov 2018 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Shostakovich, Kodaly and MacMillan at Barbican Hall.
BBC Symphony Orchestra — Music of Poland – 2 Nov 2018 – Michal Nesterowicz and the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music from Poland at Barbican Hall.
If you enjoy Barbican Hall then you might like to visit Cadogan Hall (catch the train from Barbican to Cadogan Hall), London Coliseum (catch the train from Barbican to London Coliseum), Royal Albert Hall (catch the train from Barbican to Royal Albert Hall), Royal Festival Hall (walk it in 28 mins or catch the tube from Barbican to Royal Festival Hall) and Royal Opera House (walk it in 26 mins or catch the tube from Barbican to Royal Opera House)
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