LCO’s outreach programme project, Music Junction, has had a rather exciting couple of weeks! The project in Harrow is generously supported by John Lyon’s Charity. We were so thrilled when they asked us to be involved in their 30th Birthday Gala at the V&A, to showcase some of the work that they support with young […]
As part of LCO’s 2021-22 Season we are excited to be reviving the orchestra’s emerging composer development scheme, LCO New. LCO New will offer a nurturing and high profile opportunity for 5 composers to work with our Composer in Residence, Freya Waley-Cohen, and have their work performed in concert next season. Past participating composers have […]
Perform alongside the London Chamber Orchestra and our friends in a special birthday concert to celebrate LCO’s centenary! We are inviting all musicians: young and old, new or longstanding LCO friend, aspiring musician or rusty musician, to stretch their vocal cords or pick up an instrument and perform in our a section of our birthday […]
We are delighted to announce that the LCO in has received a grant of £124,220 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the organisation recover and reopen. More than £300 million has been awarded to thousands of cultural organisations across the country including LCO in the latest round of support from the […]
We would like to say a big thank you to the Garfield Weston Foundation for giving LCO a grant of £30,000 towards our core costs so we can continue making music accessible to all. Established over 60 years ago in 1958, the Garfield Weston Foundation is a family-founded, grant-making charity which supports causes across the UK and […]
Christopher Warren-Green, LCO Music Director and Principal Conductor, officially launches our Centenary Season.
We’re very excited to announce that we’ll be joining this year’s Toyota Classics in Southeast Asia. We’re especially looking forward to celebrating 30 years of Toyota Classics with a tour where the theme is Music That Moves Lives’, in itself part of Toyota’s global initiative ‘Start Your Impossible’. We’re hoping that we can inspire people through music […]
Accordionist Ksenija Sidorova takes on our speed interview. Who have you learnt the most from?Undoubtedly my teachers at my local music school and at the Royal Academy of Music, Marija Gasele and Owen Murray respectively. What has been your career highlight so far?I would say my debut concert at the Carnegie Hall with my colleague […]