Classical music in London May 2017

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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.
Exterminating Angel at Royal Opera House, London
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The Exterminating Angel — by Thomas Ades

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on the premiere of Thomas Ades new opera, "The Exterminating Angel"
 
Mayerling at Royal Opera House, London
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MacMillan’s ‘Mayerling’, at the Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Kenneth MacMillan's greatest ballet, "Mayerling".
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Pott, Elgar and Brahms — Philharmonia Orchestra

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Pott, Elgar and Brahms at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
 at Cadogan Hall, London
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Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Wagner — Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing some music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Wagner at Cadogan Hall.
 at St. Paul’s Cathedral, London
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Bach, Messiaen, Franck, Litaize — St. Paul’s Cathedral

St. Paul’s Cathedral David Titterington will be playing some classical music by Bach, Messiaen, Franck, Litaize and Eben at St Paul's Cathedral.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Debussy and Pierre Boulez — Philharmonia Orchestra

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Debussy and Pierre Boulez at the Royal Festival Hall.
 at Cadogan Hall, London
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John Adams, Shostakovich, Copland and Paul Eldin

Cadogan Hall The London Chamber Orchestra will be playing music by John Adams, Shostakovich, Copland and Paul Eldin at Cadogan Hall.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Beethoven and Lindberg — London Philharmonic

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Magnus Lindberg and Beethoven at the Royal Festival Hall.
 at Cadogan Hall, London
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Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos — Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The London Concertante will be performing Bach's Brandenburg Concertos, numbers 3-6, at Cadogan Hall.
 
 at Royal Albert Hall, London
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Film Music Gala — Lights! Camera! Action!

Royal Albert Hall This concert will feature some of the best-loved film scores, including 'Star Wars', 'Harry Potter' and 'The Lord of the Rings'.
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Bartok and Mahler — Philharmonia Orchestra

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Bartok and Mahler at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
 at Barbican Hall, London
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Sir Mark Elder and Anne-Sophie Mutter

Barbican Hall Anne-Sophie Mutter will be performing classical works by Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich at Barbican Hall.
 at Barbican Hall, London
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Kyung Wha Chung, playing Bach’s violin sonatas

Barbican Hall Violinist Kyung Wha Chung will be playing all six of Bach's violin sonatas and partitas at Barbican Hall.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Sir Antonio Pappano — Orchestra of Santa Cecilia

Royal Festival Hall The Orchestra of Santa Cecilia will be playing music by Rossini, Tchaikovsky and Respighi at the Royal Festival Hall.
Don Carlo at Royal Opera House, London
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Verdi’s Don Carlo — at the Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be performing Verdi's "Don Carlo", an opera about love, ambition and intrigue in Spain.
 
 at Barbican Hall, London
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Elgar and Bliss — BBC Symphony Orchestra

Barbican Hall Sir Andrew Davis and the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing works by Elgar and Bliss at Barbican Hall.
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Glenn Miller Orchestra — at the Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Glenn Miller Orchestra will be playing some wartime favourites by Gershwin and Glenn Miller at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
 at Cadogan Hall, London
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Chinese Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra

Cadogan Hall Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra will be performing some music by Britten, Stravinsky, Ye Xiaogang and Zhao Lin at Cadogan Hall.
 at Barbican Hall, London
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Mozart and Tchaikovsky — London Symphony Orchestra

Barbican Hall Nikolaj Znaider will be conducting some classical music by Mozart and Tchaikovsky at Barbican Hall.
 
 at Barbican Hall, London
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English Concert performing Handel’s ‘Ariodante’

Barbican Hall Join conductor Harry Bicket and the English Concert for a performance of Handel's 'Ariodante' at Barbican Hall.
 at Westminster Abbey, London
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Bach’s Mass in B-minor — at Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey Join the Choir of Westminster Abbey and St James's Baroque for a performance of Bach's Mass in B-minor.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Gershwin and William Walton — Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The Duet Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing some music by Gershwin and Walton at the Royal Festival Hall.
Strapless at Royal Opera House, London
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Christopher Wheeldon’s “Strapless”

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Christopher Wheeldon's one-act ballet, "Strapless".
 
Vertiginous Thrill Of Exactitude at Royal Opera House, London
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The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude — Royal Ballet

to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet and Royal Opera House will be performing 'The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude' by William Forsythe.
Tarantella at Royal Opera House, London
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“Tarantella”, by George Balanchine

to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet and Royal Opera House will be putting on a performance of George Balanchine's "Tarantella".
 
 at Cadogan Hall, London
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Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Shostakovich

Cadogan Hall The Moscow Philharmonic will be playing music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Shostakovich at Cadogan Hall.
 at Barbican Hall, London
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Vaughan Williams, Brahms and Holst — Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Sir Mark Elder will be conducting some classical works by Vaughan Williams, Brahms and Holst at Barbican Hall.
 
Il Volo at Royal Albert Hall, London
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Pop opera trio, Il Volo — at the Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Pop opera trio Il Volo are coming to the London Palladium in June, to sing some contemporary classics and opera favourites.
 at Cadogan Hall, London
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Schubert, Beethoven and Brahms — Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing some music by Schubert, Beethoven and Brahms at Cadogan Hall.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Budapest Festival Orchestra, playing Bartok

Royal Festival Hall The Budapest Festival Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Bartok at the Royal Festival Hall.
 at Barbican Hall, London
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Mahler’s Symphony No.9 — Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing Mahler's "Symphony No.9" at Barbican Hall.
 
 at Barbican Hall, London
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BBC Symphony Orchestra, playing Messiaen

Barbican Hall Sakari Oramoand the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing two works by Messiaen at Barbican Hall.
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Brahms and Beethoven — Philharmonia Orchestra

Royal Festival Hall The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Brahms and Beethoven at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
L Elisir D Amore at Royal Opera House, London
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L’elisir d’amore — at the Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House Donizetti's comedy opera "L'elisir d'amore" tells the story of Nemorino, who tries to woo his love with a fake love potion.
 at Barbican Hall, London
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London Symphony Orchestra, playing Bruckner

Barbican Hall The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing two classical works by Bruckner at Barbican Hall.
 
 at Royal Festival Hall, London
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Richard Goode, playing Beethoven’s sonatas

Royal Festival Hall American pianist Richard Goode will be playing a selection of Beethoven's sonatas at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
 
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