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Knocks, socks and schnapps; find out what goes on in the wings
A specially commissioned poem in response to an exhibition of the work of Lee Bul
Knocks, socks and schnapps; find out what goes on in the wings
Discover the roots of this inspirational young orchestra
Spend your summer weekends enjoying free live performances on our outdoor stage
Find out about the history of the Argentine music and it’s links with Cuba and opera
Watch an excerpt of Mahler’s dramatic work featuring acclaimed mezzo soprano Michelle DeYoung
See footage from the cellist’s appearance at Meltdown as she explains her distinctive sound
Watch the conductor introduce the Philharmonia’s 2018/19 season in this short video.
Artists from Robert Smith’s Meltdown tell us what they’re looking forward to at the festival.
Love, murder and a platoon of ghostly knights – get to know Schoenberg’s Gurrelieder in one minute
Watch the violinist describe how the conductor shaped his early music career
Discover the turbulent relationship between Sergei Prokofiev and the Soviet regime
Read our short but sweet interview with the young British composer Charlotte Bray
See the Finnish violinist discuss the composer’s First Violin Concerto in this video
The celebrated composer, producer and tabla player shares some of his favourite music
The best tweets and Instagram photos from the first week of our brutalist venues’ return
Watch a series of short video interviews with the famed guitarist and composer
Sink into this Spotify playlist to partner our Concrete Dreams exhibition
Read an enlightening interview with the celebrated South Korean composer
Tackling questions of power, sexuality and violence, Philip Venables’ music always makes an impact
Discover some of the greats that have graced the stages of Queen Elizabeth Hall