Concerts & Events

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

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The Philharmonia and The Bach Choir in concert at Royal Festival Hall
Concert

The Bach Choir: Britten's War Requiem

David Hill – conductor
Elizabeth Watts – soprano
Andrew Staples – tenor
Mark Stone – baritone
London Youth Choirs – LYC Junior Boys & LYC Junior Girls
The Bach Choir

  • Britten War Requiem
Westminster Cathedral

Nemanja Radulović playing violin in the outdoors, his hair blowing in the wind
Friends event

Open Rehearsal: Santtu and Nemanja Radulović

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Nemanja Radulović – violin

  • Khachaturian Three Pieces from the ballet 'Gayaneh'
  • Khachaturian Violin Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 1
Royal Festival Hall

Nemanja Radulović playing violin in the outdoors, his hair blowing in the wind
Concert

Santtu and Nemanja Radulović

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Nemanja Radulović – violin

  • Khachaturian Three Pieces from the ballet 'Gayaneh'
  • Khachaturian Violin Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 1
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.

Reindeer strolling in greenery
Insights

Notes on Nature 3: Wildlife

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – host
Lisa Chilton – host

Level 5 Function Room, RFH

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Concert

María Dueñas plays Sibelius

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
María Dueñas – violin

  • Larsson Gothe Submarea (UK premiere, with film)
  • Sibelius Violin Concerto
  • Nielsen Symphony No. 5
Royal Festival Hall

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Concert

Salonen conducts Sibelius and Lindberg

Esa-Pekka Salonen – conductor
Lawrence Power – viola

  • Wennäkoski Flounce
  • Lindberg Viola Concerto (UK premiere)
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 1
Royal Festival Hall

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Small-ensemble performance

Philharmonia Chamber Players: Turina and Ravel

Rebecca Chan – violin
David López Ibáñez – violin
Sylvain Séailles – viola
Ella Rundle – cello

  • Turina La oración del torero
  • Ravel String Quartet
Royal Festival Hall.

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Close up shot of Herbert Blomstedt conducting in concert
Friends event

Open Rehearsal: Herbert Blomstedt and Leonidas Kavakos

Herbert Blomstedt – conductor
Leonidas Kavakos – violin

  • Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4, K. 218
  • Mahler Symphony No. 9
Royal Festival Hall

Close up shot of Herbert Blomstedt conducting in concert
Concert

Herbert Blomstedt and Leonidas Kavakos

Herbert Blomstedt – conductor
Leonidas Kavakos – violin

  • Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4, K. 218
  • Mahler Symphony No. 9
Royal Festival Hall

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Jess Gillam holding a saxophone and looking to the side, wearing a sparkly suit, in front of a colourful wall
Friends event

Open Rehearsal in Bedford: Santtu and Jess Gillam

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Jess Gillam – saxophone

  • Shostakovich (arr. Cornall) Suite from Moscow, Cheryomushki
  • Glazunov Saxophone Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6, 'Pathetique'
Bedford Corn Exchange

Jess Gillam holding a saxophone and looking to the side, wearing a sparkly suit, in front of a colourful wall
Concert

Bedford: Santtu and Jess Gillam

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Jess Gillam – saxophone

  • Shostakovich (arr. Cornall) Suite from Moscow, Cheryomushki
  • Glazunov Saxophone Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6, ‘Pathétique’
Bedford Corn Exchange

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

Concert

Santtu and Jess Gillam

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Jess Gillam – saxophone

  • Shostakovich (arr. Cornall) Suite from Moscow, Cheryomushki
  • Glazunov Saxophone Concerto
  • Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet (excerpts)
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.