Sir Simon Rattle will be conducting the London Symphony Orchestra at Barbican Hall, with soprano Barbara Hannigan.
They will be performing some classical music by Sibelius, Nielsen and Hans Abrahamsen.
Sibelius -- Symphony No 7; Hans Abrahamsen -- Let me tell you; Nielsen -- Symphony No 4 'Inextinguishable'
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.
Sir Simon Rattle — Sibelius and Hans Abrahamsen – 9 Jan 2019 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Sibelius and Hans Abrahamsen at Barbican Hall.
Shostakovich, Richard Strauss and Alban Berg – 7 Dec 2018 – The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some works by Shostakovich, Richard Strauss and Alban Berg at Barbican Hall.
Brian Cox — talking about AI – 11 Dec 2018 – Professor Brian Cox will be discussing what challenges and opportunities Artificial Intelligence will give us during the next decade
Stravinsky, Szymanowski, Bartok, Bernstein and Golijov – 13 Dec 2018 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some music by Stravinsky, Szymanowski, Bartok, Bernstein at Barbican Hall.
Nigel Kennedy and the BBC SO at Barbican Hall – 14 Dec 2018 – Hear violinist Nigel Kennedy and the Academy of Ancient Music play some classical music by JS Bach at Barbican Hall.
The Nutcracker — at the British Museum – 3, 6 and 8 Dec 2018 – Ballet Central will be putting on a very special performance of The Nutcracker inside the Great Hall at the British Museum
Handel’s Messiah at St Paul’s Cathedral – 6 Dec 2018 – Enjoy a performance of Handel's Messiah by the Cathedral Choir and the City of London Sinfonia at St Pauls Cathedral
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