BMW Classics 2019
in Trafalgar Square
Our annual free open-air concert takes place on 30 June 2019.
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Ravel Boléro
Thu 25 April
A triple bill of Spanish-inspired masterpieces
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From the LSO Blog
What to listen out for in Ives' Second Symphony
Like much of Charles Ives' music, the Second Symphony is scattered with references and allusions to familiar tunes from the American songbook. Ahead of its performance this...
Dreams, Myths and Histories: John Adams' Harmonielehre
'The forty-five minute symphony that broke me out of this long creative lockdown was a statement of belief in the power of tonality at a time when I was uncertain about its future': exploring John Adams' symphonic epic of 1985
Press Reviews
Beethoven & Ives – The Spectator
... at the Barbican the LSO under Mark Elder played the Second Symphony with more ebullience than...
Beethoven & Ives – The Times
Five movements passed so dreamily that I would have happily heard at least one of them again.Read...
Beethoven & Ives – Bachtrack
The central sentimental Adagio around which the five-movement structure hinges was warm and...
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