A New World

St John’s Smith Square Smith Square, London

Programme Dani Howard Fanfare LCO New Compositions -- Dvorak Symphony No. 9 'From The New World'   Christopher Warren Green conductor   LCO burst into their next century with a voyage of musical discovery and new beginnings. We welcome Dani Howard to take the baton from Freya Waley-Cohen and start her year as LCO Composer in Residence with […]

Resilience

St John’s Smith Square Smith Square, London

Programme Britten Two Portraits for String Orchestra Lera Auerbach Sogno di Stabat Mater -- Shostakovich Symphony No. 14 in G Minor   Hannah von Wiehler conductor   Throughout history, the arts have always provided an escape and an outlet for creativity at times of human suffering, providing relief from challenging struggles. This evening celebrates music reflecting on life’s […]

Conducted by: Hannah von Wiehler

Sound the Trumpet

St John’s Smith Square Smith Square, London

Programme Piazolla Two Pieces for Piano and Chamber Orchestra Haydn Trumpet Concerto in E-Flat Major -- Efrain Oscher Rapsodia Latina (for trumpet and chamber orchestra) Haydn Symphony No. 97 in C Major   Lucienne Renaudin Vary trumpet / director Tonight, we celebrate French ‘trumpet sensation’ Lucienne Renaudin Vary. We’ll hear jubilant brass in South American composer Efrain Oscher’s […]

Conducted by: Lucienne Renaudin Vary

Winds of Change

Cadogan Hall 5 Sloane Terrace, London

Programme Ruth Gipps Wind Sinfonietta Mozart Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-Flat Major, K447 -- Timothy Jackson Horn Concerto No. 2 Mozart Symphony No. 41 'Jupiter'   Ben Goldscheider horn / director Christopher Warren-Green conductor   In discovering the phenomenal music of Ruth Gipps for the album Winds of Change, horn player Ben Goldscheider has become a lifelong […]

Conducted by: Christopher Warren-Green

Jess Gillam Performs Glazunov

Cadogan Hall 5 Sloane Terrace, London

Programme Debussy Clair de Lune Glazunov Concerto in E-Flat Major for Saxophone and String Orchestra -- Dani Howard Concerto for Saxophone (World Premiere) Shostakovich Symphony No. 9   Jess Gillam saxophone Christopher Warren-Green conductor   Here is an incredible opportunity to experience the incomparable Jess Gillam perform live (“A true inspiration… she frankly rocks” - Huffington Post), […]

Conducted by: Christopher Warren-Green

Benjamin Beilman Directs

Cadogan Hall 5 Sloane Terrace, London

Programme Caroline Shaw Entr'acte Stravinsky Concerto for Strings in D Major -- Bach Concerto for Violin in E Major Copland Appalachian Spring   Benjamin Beilman violin / director   Violinist and LCO friend Benjamin Beilman returns for an evening showcasing his mastery of the violin. We invited Ben to choose the music for this concert, and it highlights […]

Compassion

Cadogan Hall 5 Sloane Terrace, London

Featuring Music Junction Compassion and small acts of kindness will take us on a voyage of discovery, through life and tonight’s performance. Music Junction is LCO’s award-winning educational outreach programme, bringing orchestral music to young people who would not otherwise have access to it. We celebrate the players taking part in the project, who are […]

Presented by: Ruth Rosales

Elisabeth Brauß Performs Beethoven

Cadogan Hall 5 Sloane Terrace, London

Programme Dani Howard Silver Falls Expanded Florence Price, orch Dani Howard String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor -- Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major   Elisabeth Brauß piano Christopher Warren-Green conductor   We’re going out with a bang with this season’s final concert - Dani Howard’s Silver Falls Expanded is an immersive light-show experience […]

Conducted by: Christopher Warren-Green