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Sir Simon Rattle will be conducting the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus at Barbican Hall, with pianists Katia and Marielle Labèque.
They will be performing some classical music by Stravinsky, Szymanowski, Bartok, Bernstein and Osvaldo Golijov.
Bartók -- Hungarian Peasant Songs; Szymanowski -- Harnasie; Stravinsky -- Ebony Concerto; Golijov -- Nazareno for two pianos and orchestra; Bernstein -- Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Sir Simon Rattle originally rose to fame with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra before beating Daniel Barenboim to the post of Principal Conductor at the Berlin Philharmonic. He is currently Music Director of the London Symphony Orchestra.
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.
The London Symphony Chorus is one of the country’s leading symphony choruses with more than 150 singers. It has a close association with the LSO.
Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields – 14 Jan to 30 Apr 2019 (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.
Britten Sinfonia playing Delius, Mahler and Brahms – 17 Jan 2019 – Sir Mark Elder and the Britten Sinfonia will be performing some classical music by Delius, Mahler and Brahms at Barbican Hall.
BBC SO, playing Beethoven and Schoenberg – 18 Jan 2019 – The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Beethoven and Schoenberg at Barbican Hall.
BBC SO playing Schumann, Brahms and Causton – 23 Jan 2019 – The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Schumann, Brahms and Causton at Barbican Hall.
BBC SO playing JS Bach’s Mass in B Minor – 2 Feb 2019 – John Butt and the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will be performing JS Bach's Mass in B Minor at Barbican Hall.
Mendelssohn, Schumann and Weber — Barbican Hall – 7 Feb 2019 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Mendelssohn, Schumann and Weber at Barbican Hall.
BBC SO playing Beethoven and Thomas Larcher – 8 Feb 2019 – The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Beethoven and Thomas Larcher at Barbican Hall.
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