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Take our interactive quiz to find out who you’d be in Homer’s epic poem
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Yep, it's that time already. Discover ways to keep your little ones entertained, with us
Enjoy a special preview trailer of the performance
Find out why Haydn is the ‘King of Symphonies’, in this video
The OAE’s Cecelia Bruggemeyer introduces this remarkable instrument
The Brazilian has gone from child prodigy to piano legend
Watch the trailer for the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment’s 2018/19 season
Learn how this cross artform collaboration is being brought to life
The Philharmonia Orchestra's Principal Conductor on this season's programme
Classical musician Eberhard Spree takes us on a short musical tour of the city
There is so much more to this Scottish writer than The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Double-bassist Eberhard Spree gives an introduction to Leipzig’s world-famous orchestra
Read the remarkable story of Kurt Masur’s role in the downfall of East Germany
All you never knew about one of Germany’s oldest orchestras
Try your hand(s) at the LPO’s Rite of Spring clap-along game
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 its links with Cuba and opera
Watch an excerpt of Mahler’s dramatic work featuring acclaimed mezzo soprano Michelle DeYoung

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