Choral Director Simon Halsey discusses the joys of singing and the benefits of taking part in LSO Singing Days – health, social and artistic.
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.
We caught up with conductor Xian Zhang ahead of her ‘Ones to Watch’ concert with the LSO at the Barbican on Sunday 18 January 2015.
We caught up with conductor Nkolaj Znaider in anticipation of his ‘Ones to Watch’ concert with the LSO on 18 December 2014.
Principal Flute Gareth Davies introduces some of the research work that has been going on during the World War I centenary year to uncover the history of the LSO its musicians in 1914–18
Berlioz Symphonie fantastique & Overture: Waverley is now available to order on Super Audio CD & the new format Pure Audio Blu-ray disc from LSO Live
Mendelssohn Symphony No 3, Overture: The Hebrides and Schumann Piano Concerto performed by Maria João Pires is now available to order on LSO Livce
Sally Beamish talks about her new oratorio, Equal Voices, commissioned by the LSO and premiered on 2 November 2014 at the Barbican in London
31 October to 2 November 2014, Barbican and LSO St Luke's
LSO on Film: The Magic and Majesty of Alexandre Desplat takes place on 11 December 2014, featuring music from The Queen, Harry Potter 7, Argo, Philomena and many more http://bit.ly/1tZ8t68
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Ahead of his concert with the LSO on 19 October 2014, which marks Sir Andrzej Panufnik's centenary year, Sir Antonio Pappano discusses the composer's Tenth Symphony.
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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