Pekka Kuusisto Directs

St John’s Smith Square Smith Square, London

Mozart, Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major
Freya Waley-Cohen, World Premiere

Haydn, Symphony No. 88 in G Major

Soloist Pekka Kuusisto

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