COVID-19 update: We have made the difficult decision to cancel or postpone all Philharmonia Orchestra concerts and performances up to 18 April 2020.
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Concerts & Events

Isata Kanneh-Mason
Concert

Brahms and the Schumanns

James Gaffigan – conductor
Isata Kanneh-Mason – piano

  • Robert Schumann Manfred Overture
  • Clara Schumann Piano Concerto
  • Brahms Symphony No. 1
Royal Festival Hall

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Photo of composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir
Small-ensemble performance

Music of Today: Anna Thorvaldsdottir

Simone Menezes – conductor

  • Sky Macklay Microvariations (European premiere)
  • Anna Thorvaldsdottir Aequilibria (UK premiere)
  • Anna Thorvaldsdottir Hrím (UK premiere)
Purcell Room

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Santtu-Matias Rouvali
Concert

Santtu conducts Beethoven and Shostakovich

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Lars Vogt – piano

  • Beethoven Overture, Leonore No. 3
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4
  • Shostakovich Symphony No. 12
Royal Festival Hall

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Photo of conductor Santtu-Matias Rouvali
Concert

Santtu conducts Beethoven and Shostakovich

Santtu-Matias Rouvali – conductor
Lars Vogt – piano

  • Beethoven Overture, Leonore No. 3
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4
  • Shostakovich Symphony No. 12, The Year 1917
The Marlowe, Canterbury

Louis Schwizgebel
Concert

Walton: Belshazzar's Feast

Artists to include:

John Wilson – conductor
Louis Schwizgebel – piano
Božidar Smiljanić – bass-baritone

  • Gershwin Cuban Overture
  • Ravel Piano Concerto in G
  • Walton Belshazzar’s Feast
Royal Festival Hall

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Photo of conductor Elim Chan
Concert

Rachmaninov and Bruch

Elim Chan – conductor
Noa Wildschut – violin

  • Grieg Two Elegiac Melodies
  • Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1
  • Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances
The Marlowe, Canterbury

Elim Chan
Concert

Elim Chan: Rachmaninov & Sibelius

Elim Chan – conductor
Sergey Khachatryan – violin

  • Grieg Two Elegiac Melodies
  • Sibelius Violin Concerto
  • Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances
Royal Festival Hall

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Marie-Elisabeth Hecker
Concert

Beethoven's Fifth

Conductor to be confirmed
Antje Weithaas – violin
Marie-Elisabeth Hecker – cello
Martin Helmchen – piano

  • Beethoven Coriolan Overture
  • Beethoven Triple Concerto
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 5
Royal Festival Hall

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Herbert Blomstedt
Concert

Blomstedt conducts Bruckner

Herbert Blomstedt – conductor

  • Bruckner Symphony No. 8
Royal Festival Hall

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Tabita Berglund
Concert

Nordic Legends

Tabita Berglund – conductor
Håvard Gimse – piano

  • Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
  • Grieg Piano Concerto
  • Sibelius Lemminkäinen Legends
Royal Festival Hall

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Riccardo Muti
Concert

Riccardo Muti conducts Verdi's Requiem

Riccardo Muti – conductor
Asmik Grigorian – soprano
Anita Rachvelishvili – mezzo soprano
Francesco Meli – tenor
Riccardo Zanellato – bass
Philharmonia Chorus

  • Verdi Requiem
Royal Festival Hall

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Philharmonia Orchesrtra performing at Royal Festival Hall
Concert

Christmas at the Movies

Programme to include:
The Snowman
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
Home Alone
and many more festive favourites…

Royal Festival Hall

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Philharmonia Orchestra on stage at Royal Festival Hall
Concert

Grand Christmas Classics

Programme to include:
GRUBER Silent Night
TCHAIKOVSKY The Nutcracker Suite
RUTTER Candlelight Carol
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia On Christmas Carols
WILBERG Joy to the World
Plus carols for all

Royal Festival Hall

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Esa-Pekka Salonen
Concert

Paris: Salonen conducts Beethoven

Esa-Pekka Salonen – conductor
Yefim Bronfman – piano

  • Weber Overture, Der Freischütz
  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3
  • Beethoven Symphony No. 5
Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris

Esa-Pekka Salonen
Concert

Budapest: Beethoven & Sibelius

Esa-Pekka Salonen – conductor

  • Beethoven Symphony No. 5
  • Sibelius Symphony No. 2
Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest