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Royal Festival Hall
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Wednesday 1 April 2009 Wednesday 1 April 2009

Tchaikovsky at last achieved calm and solace in the late 1880s, freed in part from the catalogue of personal upheavals and catastrophes that were besetting his private life and carving a tragic...

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Tchaikovsky at last achieved calm and solace in the late 1880s, freed in part from the catalogue of personal upheavals and catastrophes that were besetting his private life and carving a tragic path through his works.
Royal Festival Hall
Philharmonia
Thursday 2 April 2009 Thursday 2 April 2009

One of Maazel's emotionally-charged trilogy of pieces forms the heart of each of these celebratory programmes (2, 5 & 7 April) that mark the 50th Anniversary of his first performances with the...

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One of Maazel's emotionally-charged trilogy of pieces forms the heart of each of these celebratory programmes (2, 5 & 7 April) that mark the 50th Anniversary of his first performances with the Orchestra.
Queen Elizabeth Hall
Arditti String Quartet
Thursday 2 April 2009 Thursday 2 April 2009

We are sorry to announce that due to problems with their travel from Italy the Arditti Quartet, Valentin Erben and Thomas Selditz are unable to be in London in time for their scheduled performance...

ICMS 08/09 | Music | Strings | Chamber | Music
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We are sorry to announce that due to problems with their travel from Italy the Arditti Quartet, Valentin Erben and Thomas Selditz are unable to be in London in time for their scheduled performance at the Queen Elizabeth Hall tonight.
The Clore Ballroom
Music Mix
Friday 3 April 2009 Friday 3 April 2009

As part of Lambeth Music Service and Southbank Centre's collaborative project Music Mix, an end of term finale featuring musical performances by children from Larkhall and Sunnyhill Primary...

Free | Friday Lunch | Music | Choral | Music
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As part of Lambeth Music Service and Southbank Centre's collaborative project Music Mix, an end of term finale featuring musical performances by children from Larkhall and Sunnyhill Primary Schools, who share some favourite songs with help from a very special guest.
Royal Festival Hall
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Saturday 4 April 2009 Saturday 4 April 2009

1857, and Brahms began to follow his mentor Robert Schumann's advice, pointing his 'magic wand to where the power amassed in the orchestra and chorus would lend him its might'.

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1857, and Brahms began to follow his mentor Robert Schumann's advice, pointing his 'magic wand to where the power amassed in the orchestra and chorus would lend him its might'.
Royal Festival Hall
Philharmonia
Sunday 5 April 2009 Sunday 5 April 2009

Music for Flute and Orchestra was commissioned by James Galway, this afternoon's soloist, after hearing Maazel's Music for Cello and Orchestra.

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Music for Flute and Orchestra was commissioned by James Galway, this afternoon's soloist, after hearing Maazel's Music for Cello and Orchestra.
Royal Festival Hall
Philharmonia: Music of Today
Tuesday 7 April 2009 Tuesday 7 April 2009

Leading Danish composer Hans Abrahamsen writes music only when he feels compelled to do so. The music is evocative, wistful, sometimes humorous, always expressive and never wastes a note.

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Leading Danish composer Hans Abrahamsen writes music only when he feels compelled to do so.
Royal Festival Hall
Philharmonia
Tuesday 7 April 2009 Tuesday 7 April 2009

Shostakovich composed his Fifth Symphony in 1937 under Stalin's Great Terror.

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Shostakovich composed his Fifth Symphony in 1937 under Stalin's Great Terror.
Royal Festival Hall
Orchestra of the Age of Enligh
Thursday 9 April 2009 Thursday 9 April 2009

The combination of tenor Mark Padmore and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment has, in recent years, become synonymous with performances of Bach's St John Passion, developing a new approach...

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The combination of tenor Mark Padmore and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment has, in recent years, become synonymous with performances of Bach's St John Passion, developing a new approach to the work informed by the music itself rather than accumulated wisdom or a figurehead conductor.
Royal Festival Hall
SBYO Open Rehearsal
Tuesday 14 April 2009 Wednesday 15 April 2009

Experience the Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra in rehearsal as conductor Gustavo Dudamel takes the musicians through music by Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky, Bartok and Latin American composers.

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Experience the Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra in rehearsal as conductor Gustavo Dudamel takes the musicians through music by Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky, Bartok and Latin American composers.
The Clore Ballroom
Simon Bolivar Rehearsal Relay
Tuesday 14 April 2009 Wednesday 15 April 2009

Live streaming of the orchestra rehearsing at Royal Festival Hall. Watch conductor Gustavo Dudamel lead the musicians through music by Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky, Bartók and Latin American composers...

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Live streaming of the orchestra rehearsing at Royal Festival Hall.
The Clore Ballroom
Simon Bolivar Live Relay
Tuesday 14 April 2009 Tuesday 14 April 2009

Live streaming of the sold-out Royal Festival Hall concert.

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Live streaming of the sold-out Royal Festival Hall concert.
Royal Festival Hall
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
Tuesday 14 April 2009 Tuesday 14 April 2009

This dynamic and energetic youth orchestra perform music by Bartók and Tchaikovsky.

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This dynamic and energetic youth orchestra perform music by Bartók and Tchaikovsky.
The Clore Ballroom
By The Players Live Relay
Wednesday 15 April 2009 Wednesday 15 April 2009

Live streaming of the Royal Festival Hall concert.

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Live streaming of the Royal Festival Hall concert.
Royal Festival Hall
The Simon Bolivar Youth Orches
Wednesday 15 April 2009 Wednesday 15 April 2009

Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra Ensembles - Trio Avila (Basset Horns), String Quartet, Flute and Brass Ensembles conducted by Thomas Clamor, present an informal evening of classical and popular...

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Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra Ensembles - Trio Avila (Basset Horns), String Quartet, Flute and Brass Ensembles conducted by Thomas Clamor, present an informal evening of classical and popular music.
The Clore Ballroom
Philharmonia Orchestra Live Re
Thursday 16 April 2009 Thursday 16 April 2009

Watch the Philharmonia Orchestra, Resident at Southbank Centre, rehearse for its performance at Royal Festival Hall. Conducted by Jukka-Pekka Saraste, featuring Nikolai Lugansky on piano.

Free | Music | Orchestral | Residents | ScreenPlay | Music
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Watch the Philharmonia Orchestra, Resident at Southbank Centre, rehearse for its performance at Royal Festival Hall.
Royal Festival Hall
Philharmonia Orchestra MMSF
Thursday 16 April 2009 Thursday 16 April 2009

A performance by cellist Matthijs Broersma, award winner of the Martin Musical Scholarship Fund.

Free | Music | Orchestral | Resident Artists | Music
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A performance by cellist Matthijs Broersma, award winner of the Martin Musical Scholarship Fund.
Royal Festival Hall
Philharmonia
Thursday 16 April 2009 Thursday 16 April 2009

This concert is a journey through the extremes of human emotion and creativity.

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This concert is a journey through the extremes of human emotion and creativity.
Royal Festival Hall
Family Concert of Popular Clas
Friday 17 April 2009 Friday 17 April 2009

Young Venezuelan conductors introduced by Gustavo Dudamel conduct the Venezuelan Youth Orchestra in a programme of popular classical music for all ages.

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Young Venezuelan conductors introduced by Gustavo Dudamel conduct the Venezuelan Youth Orchestra in a programme of popular classical music for all ages.
The Clore Ballroom
Simon Bolivar Live Relay 17/04
Friday 17 April 2009 Friday 17 April 2009

Young Venezuelan conductors, introduced by Gustavo Dudamel, lead the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela in a programme of popular classical music for all ages.

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Young Venezuelan conductors, introduced by Gustavo Dudamel, lead the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela in a programme of popular classical music for all ages.
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