In memory of Rod Franks, principal trumpet of the London Symphony Orchestra
Stage & Transport Manager Alan Goode explains how he and his team are the first in and the last out - a vital cog in the machine that is the LSO.
LSO Choral Director and LSC Chorus Director Simon Halsey about why this new post is revitalising LSO choral concerts, and brings his career full circle.
Some of the composers describe the benefits of membership of LSO Soundhub - a flexible place where composers can explore, collaborate and experiment
The LSO is proud of its international family of soloists and conductors. We asked them what it was about working with the Orchestra that makes it different from other orchestras.
James Mallinson has been producing LSO Live recordings for 14 years. He gives us a little glimpse at what it takes to capture live concerts at the Barbican and turn them into CDs and downloads
New Principal Double Bass Joel Quarrington joined the LSO in August 2013 from Canada. Find out why he's moved all the way to London.
Principal Flute Gareth Davies explores LSO touring whilst on tour in New York with the 2012 LSO, through extracts from a diary bequeathed to the LSO by 1912 Principal Timpani Charles Turner.
Archivist Libby Rice shows us a few of the treasured items from the LSO's 110 years of history
Performed by Lorenzo Iosco (clarinet) and John Alley (piano). Recorded on 21 March 2014
Major new pieces for the repertoire and supporting the new generation of composers through schemes such as LSO Soundhub and the Panufnik Young Composers Scheme.
A live conversation with the musical team behind The Artist Live in Concert in December 2013. Neil Percy, Composer Ludovic Bource, conductor Ernst van Tiel, Executive Music Producer Jérôme Lateur
The composers of the soundtracks to the Final Fantasy video games, Nobuo Uematsu and Masashi Hamauzu, took part in a live web chat before their concert with the LSO. Recorded 29 May 2013
On Friday 24 May 2013 we ran a Google Plus Hangout with LSO Violinist Maxine Kwok-Adams and soloist Sarah Chang. The technology rather let us down, but topics included musical influences, life on tour
Violinists Maxine Kwok-Adams (LSO First Violin) and Sarah Chang joined us for a Google Plus Hangout. We discussed all things violin, shoes and shopping, and took questions from across social media.
Aaron Holloway-Nahum, Emma-Ruth Richards, Toby Young and Ed McKeon, composers currently on the LSO's Soundhub scheme, discuss the business of composing.
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