Welcome to Sofia Silva Sousa, our newest Member

Sofia Silva Sousa

On 28 October, we're welcoming a new Member of the LSO: Sofia Silva Sousa, who joins our Viola section.

We spoke to her to find out more about her background in music, her advice for young musicians, and her experience in the LSO so far. 

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Debussy & Ravel from François-Xavier Roth

Out now on LSO Live, our Principal Guest Conductor's latest album pairs the music of two French masters, Debussy & Ravel. 

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Peter Donohoe: Music to lift the spirits 203 days after last performing with other people

Peter Donohoe plays the piano

'During September and October I'm at LSO St Luke's three times. I'm thinking of taking an apartment nearby actually.' We were thrilled to take the opportunity recently to sit down with Peter Donohoe and talk about his return to performing after lockdown, plus a Piano Concerto that lifts the spirits!

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LSO Local: One weekend, 32 musicians, over 20 performances

Over the weekend of 25–27 September, LSO musicians gave performances all across London (and beyond) as part of our very first LSO Local weekend. From care homes to cafes, churches to warehouses, this player-led project brought music to local communities.

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IDAGIO meets ... Jonathon Heyward

Jonathon Heyward (© Jeremy Ayres Fischer)

Get to know conductor Jonathon Heyward ahead of his LSO debut on 30 September with this guest blog from IDAGIO. Read the interview in full in their magazine here

Jonathon's concert of Dvořák & Stravinsky can be streamed live via the IDAGIO Global Concert Hall, and will also be available to watch on demand for 48 hours after. Click here to find out more and buy your digital ticket. 

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