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Sir Simon Rattle will be conducting the London Symphony Orchestra at Barbican Hall, with violinist Leonidas Kavakos.
They will be performing some classical music by Debussy, Brahms and Enescu.
Brahms -- Violin Concerto; Debussy -- Images; Enescu -- Romanian Rhapsody No 1
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.
Leonidas Kavakos is a Greek violinist who has worked with some of the world’s greatest orchestras: the Berlin Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic and Royal Concertgebouw. He also enjoyed a brief foray into conducting with the Camerata Salzburg.
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.
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