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Sunday 29 Apr 2018, 1pm - 5pmLevel 5 Function Room, Southbank Centre, London

Delve into the impact and legacy of the October 1917 Russian Revolution in an afternoon of talks, films and live music.

Broadcaster, author and Voices of Revolution Series Advisor, Martin Sixsmith, leads the discussion with a panel of experts on Russian music and cult


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Sunday 29 Apr 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor


James Ehnes violin


Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1

Shostakovich Symphony No. 4


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Thursday 10 May 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Adrian Partington conductor


Soloists include:

Marie-Elisabeth Hecker, Eleanor Dennis, Gloucester Choral Society, Oxford Bach Choir


Programme to include:

Parry I was glad, Elgar Cello Concerto, Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis...


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Sunday 20 May 2018, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Soloists include:

Charlotte Cox, Yaroslava Trofymchuk, Alix Lagasse, Henrietta Hill, Tomos Xerri, Richard Allen...



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Sunday 20 May 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor


Soloists include:

Pekka Kuusisto, David Butt Philip, Crouch End Festival Chorus, Philharmonia Voices, Students of the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama


Prokofiev Seven, they are Seven

Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 1

Prokofiev Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution


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Thursday 24 May 2018, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Gergely Madaras conductor


Anu Komsi soprano


Mason Layers of Love

Mason Man Made for soprano and chamber orchestraWorld premiere


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Thursday 24 May 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Daniele Gatti conductor


Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4, Italian

Brahms Symphony No. 2


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Sunday 3 Jun 2018, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Soloists include:

Tamás Sándor, Emily Davis, Yukiko Ogura, Richard Birchall, Heidi Krutzen, Laurent Ben Slimane...


Saint-Saëns Fantaisie for Violin and Harp

Debussy Danses Sacrées et Profanes

Martinu Musique de Chambre No. 1


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Sunday 3 Jun 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Paavo Järvi conductor


Denis Kozhukhin piano


Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 3

Berlioz Symphonie fantastique


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Thursday 7 Jun 2018, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Anna-Maria Helsing conductor


Leung title to be announcedWorld premiere

Waley-Cohen title to be announcedWorld premiere

Birman title to be announcedWorld premiere


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Thursday 7 Jun 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Christoph von Dohnányi conductor


Arabella Steinbacher violin


Haydn Symphony No. 12

Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5, K219

Beethoven Symphony No. 5


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Thursday 14 Jun 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Han-Na Chang conductor


Sunwook Kim piano


Rossini Overture, William Tell

Grieg Piano Concerto

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5 in E minor


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Thursday 28 Jun 2018, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Writer and broadcaster Gavin Plumley on Schoenberg's Gurrelieder. FREE admission 


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Thursday 28 Jun 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Esa-Pekka Salonen conductor


Soloists include:

Alwyn Mellor, Michelle DeYoung, Robert Dean Smith, Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, David Soar, Barbara Sukowa...


Schoenberg Gurrelieder


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