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Rattle: the exhibition

To celebrate Sir Simon Rattle's arrival as LSO Music Director in September we have put together an exhibition of photos and memorabilia covering his musical life to date, with contributions from his family archives, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Berlin Philharmonic, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Barbican and the LSO.

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Composer to composer: Jack Sheen and James Weeks discuss ‘Saenredam’

On Saturday 30 September 2017, LSO composer Jack Sheen will direct contemporary music group An Assembly in the first BBC Radio 3 Open Ear concert at LSO St Luke’s. Ahead of the concert, Jack sat down with James Weeks, one of the featured composers, to discuss ‘Saenredam’ from his work Schilderkonst.

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Composer to composer: Jack Sheen discusses 'Sarabande' with Linda Catlin Smith

LSO composer Jack Sheen interviews composer Linda Catlin Smith ahead of his forthcoming performance of Sarabande at BBC Radio 3 Open Ear on Saturday 30 September.

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Keld: Kerry Andrew (You Are Wolf) explores her influences ahead of BBC Radio 3 Open Ear

Kerry Andrew has been performing as You Are Wolf since 2011, exploring English and American folk and original leftfield pop with touches of electronica, spoken word and wild vocal techniques. On Saturday 30 September 2017, she joins experimental Swiss percussionist Serge Vuille and composer Jack Sheen for 2017's first BBC Radio 3 Open Ear concert, an evening of cutting-edge contemporary music at LSO St Luke's. Ahead of her performance, Kerry gave us some insight into the driving forces behind her forthcoming album, and what we can expect from You Are Wolf on 30 September.

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