The latest news about our concerts, recordings, concert streams and Education & Community programme.
- Published: 29 October 2014
‘How can I compose without melody?’
Find out more about Rachmaninoff's move from Russia to America and the circumstances that led the composer to a ten-year musical silence ...
- Published: 28 October 2014
The LPO recently took delivery of a very special new instrument. Principal Percussionist Andrew Barclay explains ...
- Published: 14 October 2014
Tuonela is the Isle of the Dead from the Finnish national epic the Kalevala. The island sits in the middle of a river of black waters, and upon this water a swan glides, singing ...
- Published: 08 October 2014
As the LPO begins the season-long festival Rachmaninoff: Inside Out, Principal Conductor Vladimir Jurowski and pianist Pavel Kolesnikov talk about their relationship with the music of Rachmaninoff.
- Published: 30 September 2014
The London Philharmonic Orchestra is delighted to announce that its long-standing and celebrated partnership with Vladimir Jurowski, Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor, will continue until at least 2018.
- Published: 26 September 2014
On a country estate at Ivanovka in the summer of 1890, visited by three beautiful sisters who demonstrated an insatiable interest in his music, seventeen year-old Serge Rachmaninoff began work on the first of his piano concertos ...
- Published: 18 September 2014
Just released on the LPO Label is a CD of Shostakovich's Symphonies Nos. 6 & 14, conducted by Vladimir Jurowski and featuring soloists Tatiana Monogarova (soprano) and Sergei Leiferkus (baritone).