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LCO Announces 2021-22 LCO New Cohort

London Chamber Orchestra (LCO) has announced the 2021-22 cohort of its LCO New scheme, which supports emerging composers who haven’t yet heard their work performed by a professional orchestra. LCO would like to congratulate the...
By Elise Campbell

Shining Planets, Rising Stars

London Chamber Orchestra and Music Junction present… Shining Planets, Rising Stars Thursday 05 May, 6.30pm, St John’s Smith Square Holst The Planets Suite (arr for chamber orchestra by George Morton)Cheryl Frances-Hoad The Exciting Marvellous Mars...
By LCO

LCO Announce 2022-23 Season

LCO are bursting into their next century with an exciting array of concerts, held at St John’s Smith Square and Cadogan Hall. There’s something for everyone at an LCO concert – mixing timeless classics with...
By LCO

Jane Asher Supports LCO

Click to Donate A huge thanks to longtime LCO friend, Jane Asher, who is championing our work with vulnerable children. LCO’s Music Junction programme brings music, mentoring and performance opportunities to young people who face significant...
By LCO

Dr Leah Broad Presents Mahler Unwrapped

We hope you will be joining us on Tuesday 26 April, 7.30pm at St John’s Smith Square, for an evening of music by Gustav Mahler. Presenter Dr Leah Broad has curated a Spotify playlist, to...
By Elise Campbell

ACE Funding Announcement

We would like to express our huge thanks to Arts Council England, for their generous support of the orchestra through the Culture Recovery Fund. The funding is quite simply transformative for LCO. Thanks to this...
By Elise Campbell

Dani Howard is LCO Composer in Residence 2022-23

Dani Howard has been appointed as LCO Composer in Residence for the 2022-23 season, following Freya Waley-Cohen’s successful tenure in the post. To celebrate the appointment, Howard will compose a brand new saxophone concerto for...
By LCO

Music Junction & The LCO Book

Did you know that our Music Junction programme has inspired thousands of vulnerable, disabled and excluded children with free musical tuition, mentoring and performance opportunities at LCO concerts? Every year, we hear from teachers, parents and...
By LCO

Don’t miss the LCO New deadline!

The deadline for LCO’s scheme for emerging composers, LCO New, is 23:59 on Friday 18 March. If you are a music-maker who has not had their work performed by a professional orchestra, we’d love to...
By LCO

International Women’s Day 2022

Today on International Women’s Day 2022, we are celebrating the brilliant women who feature on upcoming Three Worlds Records/ London Chamber Orchestra/ Ben Goldscheider’s collaboration album- Ruth Gipps, Winds of Change (released Friday 25 March...
By Elise Campbell