A Centenary Celebration – 100 years of LCO

LCO Online Concert artists for the 7 May online concert

A kaleidoscope of music and performers to celebrate our past, present and future. From our first concerts to our latest collaborators we will take you on a journey of our rich and diverse history. This will be a true centenary celebration! You will spot some of your favourite performers and composers. There are too many to mention so click on the title above to read more!

At the Ballet

This online concert showcases two pieces of contrasting 20th-century ballet music. This concert opens with a work by Errollyn Wallen, Horseplay. Gramophone praised Wallen as: “an influential figure and inspirational role model … a leading figure in today’s classical music world” Horseplay is a ballet in four movements. Each movement has its own colour and […]

Airs and Organists

Chloé van Soeterstède, conductor of Airs and Organists, a London Chamber Orchestra online concert

Join us for the final concert of our 20/21 season Chloé van Soeterstède takes to the LCO podium for the first time to conduct this online concert.   To begin, the concert opens with a beautiful addition to the repertoire. Concert Overture was written in 1873 by the Swedish composer and organist Elfrida Andrée. It is […]

The Spirit of Champions

Freya Waley-Cohen, Saffron
Music Junction Live
Beethoven, Symphony No.3 ‘Eroica’ in Eb major, Op. 55

Christopher Warren-Green (Conductor)
Ruth Rosales (Presenter)

Classically Liberating

Gabriel Prokofiev, Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra
Errollyn Wallen, Mighty River
Errollyn Wallen, Horseplay
Sergey Prokofiev, Symphony No. 1 ‘Classical’

Horns at Play

Timothy Jackson Three Worlds
– Ft. Students from the Royal Academy of Music

Haydn Concerto for 2 Horns in Eb Major
– Ft. Richard Watkins and Michael Thompson

Britten In Memoriam Dennis Brain
– For 4 horns and strings

Timothy Jackson Spiegelstück

Schumann Konzerstück
– For 4 horns and orchestra
Ft. Guild of Hornplayers

Transcendence

Mozart Ballet Music from Idomeneo
Nicholas Korth Inscapes (world premiere)

Britten Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Mozart Symphony No. 35 ‘Haffner’

Christopher Warren-Green (Conductor)
Pip Eastop & Toby Spence (Soloists)

Dusk and Dawn

Sondheim Tribute

Freya Waley-Cohen Happiness (Song Cycle)

Beethoven Symphony No. 6 ‘Pastoral’

Christopher Warren-Green (Conductor)

Mahler Unwrapped

Mahler Blumine (Discarded from Symphony No. 1)
Mahler Unwrapped Presentation

Mahler Das Lied von der Erde (Tenor & Baritone)

Shining Planets, Rising Stars

PROGRAMME Cheryl Frances-Hoad The Exciting Marvellous Mars (world premiere)—Holst The Planets Suite (arr. for chamber orchestra by George Morton) Conductor: Christopher Warren-GreenPresenter: Ruth Rosales Featuring Music Junction participants from:High Close School, WokinghamKenmore Park Junior School, HarrowShaftesbury High School, HarrowSt John’s C of E, StanmoreBlundell’s School, Devon John Lyon School, Harrow Come along to LCO’s out-of-this-world […]