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 family events


Mystic & Sufi with Dhafer Youssef
Thu 24 Apr 7.30pm, Barbican
For 12+
Charismatic conductor Kristjan Järvi leads this concert starring oud (a middle-eastern lute) player and singer Dhafer Youssef performing original compositions backed by the LSO. Programme also includes Arvo Pärt's Symphony No 3. A must-see for teenagers.

Free Friday Lunchtimes: Summer series
Fri 9 May, 23 May, 13 Jun, 11 Jul 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.

Trafalgar Square Extravaganza!
Sun 11 May 6.30pm, Trafalgar Square
For all ages
See the music of Prokofiev performed in one of the most iconic outdoor locations on the planet, free of charge in a fun, informal atmosphere. Get there early to bag your spot, and bring a picnic!

LSO Family Concert: Trains, Planes and Automobiles
Sun 15 Jun 2.30pm, Barbican
For 7-12 year-olds
Whizz around the globe with the LSO as we discover some fun and fantastic music. We’ll be flying, swimming and travelling in some very fast machines to reach our destinations...

Crowd Out: Music for 1,000 Voices
Rehearsals from March 2014; concert Sat 21 June
For 12+
The LSO is inviting people of a variety of ages to take part in an exciting global vocal project. You will be part of a crowd of 1,000 voices performing a new work by American composer David Lang in the open air in London.

Rites of Passage
Mon 23 Jun 7.30pm, Barbican
For all ages over 5
The LSO presents a concert with a difference. Celebrating the incredible journey on which music can take both audiences and performers alike, Rites of Passage gets to the core of what makes witnessing a live orchestra so heart-stoppingly exciting. Featuring professionals and young participants side-by-side.

Inside Out
Fri 6 Jun, Fri 27 Jun & Fri 11 Jul 1.15-2pm, LSO St Luke's
For all ages
Inside Out is a series of free, informal lunchtime concerts held on the lawns of LSO St Luke's during the summer months. We invite people to bring picnics and enjoy some al fresco entertainment from a wide variety of genres: expect everything from folk and reggae to samba and classical! No need to book, just turn up.

Whitecross Street Party
Sun 20 Jul 1pm, Whitecross Street
For all ages
The LSO Community Choir will join the Whitecross Street Party, a highlight in the local calendar, to perform a fun summer set on the main stage.



Autumn 2014 Family Concert
Sun 9 Nov 2014 2.30pm, Barbican

Spring 2015 Family Concert
Sun 8 Feb 2015 2.30pm, Barbican

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

LSO Discovery Rites of Passage

Thu 25 Jun 2015 7.30pm, Barbican

Event Calendar

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Lunchtime concerts

Lunchtime concerts

BBC Radio 3 presents weekly concerts on Thursday lunchtimes at LSO St Luke's.


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