Concerts & Events

An orca whale visible just above the water, against a pink sunset
Insights

Notes on Nature 1: The Sea

Joakim Odelberg – host
Jon Copley – host

Level 5 Function Room, RFH

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Bomsory Kim looking into the camera and smiling
Concert

Santtu conducts Sibelius and Nielsen

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Bomsori Kim – violin

  • Sibelius The Oceanides
  • Nielsen Violin Concerto
  • Hazama What the Wind Brings (UK premiere, with film)
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 3
Royal Festival Hall

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Andras Schiff performing on the piano
Concert

Leicester: Mozart & Schubert with András Schiff

András Schiff – conductor / piano

  • Haydn Piano Concerto in D major, Hob. XVIII
  • Schubert Symphony No. 8, 'Unfinished'
  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 24
De Montfort Hall

Small-ensemble performance

Music of Today: Kaija Saariaho and Hans Abrahamsen

Chloe Rooke – conductor
Olivia Boen – soprano

  • Kaija Saariaho Semafor (UK premiere)
  • Hans Abrahamsen Two Inger Christensen Songs (UK premiere)
Royal Festival Hall.

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Black and white image of Andras Schiff playing the piano
Concert

András Schiff: Haydn, Schubert and Mozart

András Schiff – piano / conductor

  • Haydn Piano Concerto in D, Hob.XVIII/11
  • Schubert Symphony No. 8, 'Unfinished'
  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor
Royal Festival Hall

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Close up shot from behind of the Philharmonia's wind section, focusing on oboe and flute
Friends event

Open Rehearsal in Bedford: Sibelius, Grieg & Nielsen

Vinay Parameswaran – conductor
Juho Pohjonen – piano

  • Nielsen Helios Overture
  • Grieg Piano Concerto
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 5
Bedford Corn Exchange

Close up shot from behind of the Philharmonia's wind section, focusing on oboe and flute
Concert

Bedford: Sibelius, Grieg & Nielsen

Vinay Parameswaran – conductor
Juho Pohjonen – piano

  • Nielsen Helios Overture
  • Grieg Piano Concerto
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 5
Bedford Corn Exchange

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Santtu-Matias Rouvali conducting the Philharmonia
Concert

Tampere: Santtu and Nemanja Radulović

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Nemanja Radulović – violin

  • Glinka Overture, Ruslan and Ludmila
  • Khachaturian Violin Concerto
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 3
Tampere Hall

Concert

Tallinn: Santtu conducts Sibelius

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Marcel Johannes Kits – cello

  • Glinka Overture, Ruslan and Ludmila
  • Elgar Cello Concerto
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 3
Estonia Concert Hall

Friends event

Open Rehearsal: Marin Alsop conducts Mahler's Fifth Symphony

Marin Alsop – conductor
Sasha Cooke – mezzo-soprano

  • Gustav Mahler Blumine
  • Alma Mahler Selection of songs (orch. David & Colin Matthews), including:
  • Die stille Stadt
  • Waldseligkeit
  • Bei dir ist es traut
  • Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 5
Royal Festival Hall

Small-ensemble performance

Philharmonia Chamber Players: Salonen and Nielsen

Philharmonia Wind Quintet

  • Salonen Memoria
  • Nielsen Wind Quintet
Royal Festival Hall.

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Concert

Marin Alsop conducts Mahler's Fifth Symphony

Marin Alsop – conductor
Sasha Cooke – mezzo-soprano

  • Gustav Mahler Blumine
  • Alma Mahler Selection of songs (orch. David & Colin Matthews), including:
  • Die stille Stadt
  • Bei dir ist es traut
  • Ich wandle unter Blumen
  • Laue Sommernacht
  • In meines Vaters Garten
  • Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 5
Royal Festival Hall

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Friends event

Open Rehearsal: In the Land of the Mountain King

Emilia Hoving – conductor

  • Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
  • Outi Tarkiainen Mosaics (UK premiere, with film)
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 2
Royal Festival Hall

Landscape shot of a forest in the daylight
Insights

Notes on Nature 2: The Forest

Vidya Patel – host
Annika Lindskog – host

Level 5 Function Room, RFH

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Concert

Sibelius & Grieg: In the Land of the Mountain King

Emilia Hoving – conductor

  • Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
  • Outi Tarkiainen Mosaics (UK premiere, with film)
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 2
Royal Festival Hall

Priority booking is now open. General booking opens at 10am on Tuesday 23 April. Join the Friends to book your tickets now.