In the studio


Films & TV

The LSO is a world-leader in recording music for film, television and events.

It was the official Orchestra of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games ceremonies, memorably performing Chariots of Fire on stage in the Opening Ceremony, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle and with Rowan Atkinson.

The LSO also has recorded music for films including Philomena, The Monuments Men, four of the Harry Potter movies including The Deathly Hallows Parts I and II, The Queen, The Ides of MarchStar Wars Episodes I–VI, Superman, Nanny McPhee and hundreds more.

Read more about our history and work in film soundtracks