Pianist Yuja Wang

Pianist Yuja Wang

Workshops at a Family Concert

Workshops at a Family Concert

Principal LSO Bass Clarinet Lorenzo Iosco

Principal LSO Bass Clarinet Lorenzo Iosco

Forthcoming LSO family events

> Download an autumn 2014 calendar of all the local arts and culture activities for families!

(or click here to flick through online)

Free Friday Lunchtimes: Autumn series
Fri 5 Sep 2014, 17 & 31 Oct, 21 Nov 12.30pm, LSO St Luke's
For all ages
Award-winning presenter Rachel Leach, together with LSO and Guildhall School musicians, guides all ages through the wonderful world of classical music in these informal 45-minute performances which also include a Q&A session. This autumn's concerts include visits from the LSO French Horn section, and starry singers from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama vocal department.
FREE

LSO at the Movies
Thu 11 Dec 2014 7.30pm, Barbican
For all ages over 5
Parents and children alike will love this concert celebrating (and conducted by) Hollywood film composer Alexandre Desplat with music from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Twilight: New Moon, Fantastic Mr Fox, The King’s Speech, Philomena, Argo and The Imitation Game. Plus, come along from 6pm for a pre-concert Q&A with the composer where you can find out what it’s like to write music for movies!
£5 under-18s, £10-£38 adults


LS-Ho ho ho!
Sun 14 Dec 2014 7.30pm, Barbican
For all ages over 5
Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without some music! Join the LSO Brass Ensemble and the massed voices of the London Symphony Chorus, LSO Discovery and Community Choirs in this festive performance including traditional carols everyone can join in with. Why not enrich your visit by popping along to the Barbican Christmas market? Or enjoy pre-show dinner in the Barbican Lounge, which offers a Children’s Menu and a
Christmas Menu.
£5 under-18s, £10-£28 adults

LSO Family Concert: Viva España!
Sun 8 Feb 2015 2.30pm, Barbican
For 7- to 12-year-olds
This February we’re throwing a fiesta to have fun with all things Spanish. Bring your castanets and hear classic tunes from Bizet’s Sevillian opera Carmen, de Falla’s El sombrero de tres picos and Rimsky-Korsakov’s glittering Cappricio Espagnol.
£5 under-18s, £10 adults

LSO at half-term: Sounds of Russia
Thu 19 Feb 2015 7.30pm, Barbican
Recommended for 12+
This half term, why not make the most of your lie-ins and join
your parents for a grown-up classical experience? This concert, conducted by the LSO’s Principal Conductor Valery Gergiev presents works from three Russian composers including Rachmaninov, best known for sweepingly romantic melodies.
£5 under-18s, £10-£38 adults

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Summer 2015 LSO Family Concert
Sun 26 Apr 2015 2.30pm, Barbican

LSO Discovery Rites of Passage

Thu 25 Jun 2015 7.30pm, Barbican

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Christmas Cracker!
Sat 13 Dec 2014 11am-12pm, Barbican Children's Library
For all ages
Join 'Mr Squash' for an hour of rollicking Christmas fun. A fantastic puppet show - 'Rudolph and the Penguin' - silly magic and festive songs make this event not to be missed!
FREE

Get Ready for Christmas!
Sat 29 Nov 2014 11am-12pm, Barbican Children's Library
For all ages
Spend a creative hour with us making your Christmas cards, crackers and decorations for the festive season. All materials provided.
FREE

Stories Around the Christmas Tree
Mon 22 Dec 2014 4-4.30pm, Barbican Children's Library

For under-5s
A special storytime to help get the under-5s into the Christmas spirit by listening to Christmas stories and singing festive songs!
FREE

For more information on these events, please visit the Children's Library website or call 020 7628 9447.


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Inspire Autumn 2014

Inspire Autumn 2014

Browse the Autumn 2014 issue of Inspire, the LSO Discovery leaflet, online.


 

 
 
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