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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.
BBC SO playing Mahler and Thomas Larcher – 24 May 2019 – Hear the BBC Symphony Orchestra play some classical music by Mahler and Thomas Larcher at Barbican Hall.
Sir Antonio Pappano and Orchestra of Santa Cecilia – 25 May 2019 – Sir Antonio Pappano and the Orchestra of Santa Cecilia will be performing Mahler's Sixth Symphony at the Barbican
Beethoven’s Choral Symphony — Britten Sinfonia – 26 May 2019 – Thomas Ades and the Britten Sinfonia will be playing some music by Gerald Barry and Beethoven's Choral Symphony at Barbican Hall.
Michael Tilson Thomas: Beethoven, Bartok and Cage – 30 May 2019 – Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Beethoven, Bartok and Cage.
Guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall – Every day – This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the famous auditorium.
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