Concerts & Events

Friends event

Open Rehearsal - Birdsong: Aimard plays Messiaen and Ravel

Thomas Søndergård – conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard – piano

  • Ravel Miroirs
  • Messiaen Réveil des oiseaux
  • Ravel Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2
Royal Festival Hall

Chamber players
Small-ensemble performance

Philharmonia Chamber Players: Tango

Soong Choo – violin
Nuno Carapina – violin
Sylvain Séailles – viola
Alexander Rolton – cello
Katalin Koltai – guitar

  • Castelnuovo-Tedesco Guitar Quintet Op. 143
  • Piazzolla Histoire du Tango
Royal Festival Hall

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Concert

Birdsong: Aimard plays Messiaen and Ravel

Thomas Søndergård – conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard – piano

  • Ravel Miroirs
  • Messiaen Réveil des oiseaux
  • Ravel Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2
Royal Festival Hall

Booking for Friends of the Philharmonia opens at 10am on Thursday, 1 July. General booking opens Thursday, 8 July.

Santtu-Matias Rouvali conducting the Philharmonia
Concert

From Scotland to the New World

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Jack Liebeck – violin

  • Mendelssohn Overture, The Hebrides
  • Bruch Scottish Fantasy
  • Dvořák Symphony No. 9, From the New World
The Marlowe, Canterbury

Santtu-Matias Rouvali conducting the Philharmonia
Friends event

Open Rehearsal - Santtu conducts the New World Symphony

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Jack Liebeck – violin
  • Mendelssohn Overture, The Hebrides
  • Bruch Scottish Fantasy
  • Dvořák Symphony No. 9, From the New World
De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Santtu-Matias Rouvali conducting the Philharmonia
Concert

Santtu conducts the New World Symphony

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Jack Liebeck – violin

  • Mendelssohn Overture, The Hebrides
  • Bruch Scottish Fantasy
  • Dvořák Symphony No. 9, From the New World
De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Priority booking opens at 10am on Thursday 1 July. General booking opens on Thursday 8 July.

Miah Persson
Concert

Santtu conducts Wagner’s Ring Without Words

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Miah Persson – soprano

  • R Strauss Four Last Songs
  • Wagner The Ring Without Words
Royal Festival Hall

Booking for Friends of the Philharmonia opens at 10am on Thursday, 1 July. General booking opens Thursday, 8 July.

Hilary Hahn
Friends event

Open Rehearsal - Hilary Hahn: The Lark Ascending

Elim Chan – conductor
Hilary Hahn – violin
  • Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending
  • Gabriella Smith Tumblebird Contrails
  • Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 1
  • Brahms Symphony No. 2
Royal Festival Hall

Hilary Hahn
Concert

Hilary Hahn: The Lark Ascending

Elim Chan – conductor
Hilary Hahn – violin

  • Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending
  • Gabriella Smith Tumblebird Contrails
  • Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 1
  • Brahms Symphony No. 2
Royal Festival Hall

Booking for Friends of the Philharmonia opens at 10am on Thursday, 1 July. General booking opens Thursday, 8 July.

Alina Ibragimova performing with the Philharmonia
Friends event

Open Rehearsal - Alina Ibragimova performs Beethoven

Xian Zhang – conductor
Alina Ibragimova – violin

  • Beethoven Violin Concerto
  • Smetana Ma Vlást (Selections)
Bedford Corn Exchange

Alina Ibragimova performing with the Philharmonia
Concert

Alina Ibragimova performs Beethoven

Xian Zhang – conductor
Alina Ibragimova – violin

  • Beethoven Violin Concerto
  • Smetana Ma Vlást (Selections)
Bedford Corn Exchange

Booking for Friends of the Philharmonia opens at 10am on Thursday, 1 July. General booking opens Thursday, 8 July.

School children at Orchestra Unwrapped
Schools concert

Orchestra Unwrapped: London

Patrick Bailey – conductor
Lucy Drever – presenter
Angie Newman – BSL interpreter

Royal Festival Hall

Xian Zhang
Concert

Mahler: The Song of the Earth

Xian Zhang – conductor
Sarah Connolly – mezzo-soprano
Andreas Schager – tenor
Alina Ibragimova – violin

  • Beethoven Violin Concerto
  • Mahler Das Lied von der Erde
Royal Festival Hall

Booking for Friends of the Philharmonia opens at 10am on Thursday, 1 July. General booking opens Thursday, 8 July.

Philharmonia Orchestra first violins on state
Concert

Wimbledon: Beethoven & Mendelssohn

Robin O’Neill – conductor
Nikolai Demidenko – piano

  • Schubert Overture in the Italian Style
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor
  • Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3, Scottish
Trinity URC Church, Wimbledon

András Schiff at the piano
Friends event

Open Rehearsal - Schiff performs Mozart

András Schiff – conductor/piano

  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 9
  • Mozart Symphony No. 36, Linz
  • Mozart Overture, Don Giovanni
  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20
De Montfort Hall