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Interview with LSO Principal Flute Adam Walker

On Sunday 5 November LSO Principal Flute Adam Walker performs Bernstein's hauting work Halil. Ahead of the concert, we caught up with him to talk about the piece, what it's like playing in the LSO and how he got into music.

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EnCue: in-sync programme notes via smartphone app

This season we are running a new early evening concert series, Half Six Fix. These concerts start at 6.30pm and last for roughly one hour, without an interval. The programme will feature one or two major works, which the conductor will introduce from the stage. And to bring you closer to the action, we'll have screens to showcase the performers and programme notes available on our Android or iPhone device. You can also enjoy the music with a drink.

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9 things you didn’t know about Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No 2

Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No 2 is one of the most popular and recognisable concertos in the classical repertoire. Widely enjoyed but played only by the most skilful pianists, it has been performed in concert halls consistently since 1901. But how much do you really know about this landmark piece?

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On this day in 1919...

This article was originally written on 27 October 2017 and has been updated.

98 years ago today, 27 October 1919, saw the LSO perform the world premiere of one of the most popular works in the repertoire: Elgar's Cello Concerto. It may be popular now, but it wasn't always the case...

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Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian's Khadambi's House project is shortlisted for British Composer Award

Khadambi’s House’ has made the shortlist for the British Composer Awards! It’s my chamber work from the residency with the LSO and National Trust at 575 Wandsworth Road.

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