Sir Simon Rattle was announced as the LSO's Music Director on Tuesday 3 March 2015, taking up his post in September 2017. He gave us a short interview immediately after the morning press announcement
Exploring the art of conducting with the Jury and Candidates of the 2014 competition, held in London on 6–8 December 2014. The winner of the competition was Elim Chan.
31 October to 2 November 2014, Barbican and LSO St Luke's
Recorded at the LSO Soundhub Showcase Concert, Friday 22 June 2012, LSO St Luke's. Kimon Parry Eb clarinet, Elaine Ruby Bb clarinet, George Sleightholme bass clarinet
Recorded at the LSO Soundhub Showcase Concert, Friday 22 June 2012, LSO St Luke's. Elo Masing violin, Dragos Margineanu electric guitar.
Animateur Rachel Leach leads an ensemble of LSO players through the first movement of Beethoven's Septet in Eb, Opus 20 - one of the set works on the Edexcel A & AS Level syllabus.
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.