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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.
Sunday organ recitals at St Paul’s Cathedral – Every Sun (apart from the last Sun of the month) – Listen to one of the country's finest organists play on the Grand Organ at St Paul's every Sunday
Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields – 1 Mar to 31 May 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.
Shostakovich and Strauss — London Symphony Orchestra – 27 Mar 2019 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Shostakovich and Strauss at Barbican Hall.
Shostakovich, Rachmaninov and Balakirev – 28 Mar 2019 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some music by Shostakovich, Rachmaninov and Balakirev at Barbican Hall.
Russian National Philharmonic Orchestra – 29 Mar 2019 – The Russian National Philharmonic will be playing some classical music by Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky at Cadogan Hall.
Richard Strauss and Iain Bell, at Barbican Hall – 31 Mar 2019 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Richard Strauss and Iain Bell at Barbican Hall.
English Concert, performing Handel’s Semele – 5 Apr 2019 – The English Concert and Clarion Choir will be giving a performance of Handel's Semele at Barbican Hall
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