Classical music in London April 2017

Classical music in London in April

Our guide to classical music in London during April 2017.

Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

 

Royal Albert Hall This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium.
Opera in London: Madam Butterfly at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House Puccini's 'Madama Butterfly' tells of the doomed love that Cio-Cio-San has for the American naval officer Pinkerton.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall The New York Philharmonic Orchestra will be in town to play some works by Beethoven, Berlioz and Adams at Barbican Hall.
Classical music in London: Jewels at Royal Opera House

 

to Royal Opera House Jewels is a three-act ballet by George Balanchine which uses the music of Faure, Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Bach Choir and Florilegium will be performing JS Bach's "St Matthew Passion" at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall The New York Philharmonic and cellist Yo-Yo Ma will be playing some works by Adams and Esa-Pekka Salonen.
 
Classical music in London: St. Martin-in-the-Fields

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to St. Martin-in-the-Fields St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square usually puts on a free classical music recitals a couple of times each week.
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing some music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Sibelius at Cadogan Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing music by Brahms, Tchaikovsky and Dvorak at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Listen to the London Symphony Orchestra performing classical works by Berg and Mahler at Barbican Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Hear pianist Murray Perahia performing some Beethoven at Barbican Hall, alongside the Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Thomas Tallis and Gustav Mahler at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Brussels Philharmonic will be playing music by Guillaume Connesso, Prokofiev and Rachmaninov at Cadogan Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Duet Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing some music by Dvorak, Prokofiev and Mahler at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Mariss Jansons and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra will be playing works by Prokofiev, Shostakovich and Rachmaninov.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall The Royal Albert Hall will be performing some of the best James Bond movie tunes from the last fifty years.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Bach Choir will be performing Verdi's "Requiem" at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Jiri Belohlavek and the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing Dvorak's "Requiem" at Barbican Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Every Good Friday without fail, the Royal Choral Society gives a performance of Handel's "Messiah" at the Royal Albert Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment will be playing music by Mozart and Haydn at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Royal Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Ravel, Prokofiev and Dvorak at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Elgar, Smetana and Holst at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall The London Symphony Orchestra will be playing classical works by Debussy, Bartok and Bruckner at Barbican Hall.
Opera in London: Exterminating Angel at Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on the premiere of Thomas Ades new opera, "The Exterminating Angel"
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Richard Wagner and Bruckner at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Mayerling at Royal Opera House

 

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Kenneth MacMillan's greatest ballet, "Mayerling".
 
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Bach, Hindemith, Wagner and Strauss at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

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Royal Festival Hall Join the London Concert Orchestra for the flag-waving "Last Night of the Spring Proms" at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall Pianist Angela Brownridge will be playing some classical music by Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy at Cadogan Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall Marin Alsop will be conducting some music by Ravel, Stravinsky and Turnage at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
 
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