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Congratulations Bernard Haitink!


LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CONGRATULATES BERNARD HAITINK ON GRAMOPHONE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

The London Symphony Orchestra warmly congratulates conductor Bernard Haitink on his Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s Gramophone Awards.

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Obituary: Lord Moser (1923–2015)


The LSO was deeply saddened to hear the news that Lord Moser, member of the LSO Advisory Council and former Chairman of the LSO Education Advisory Council, passed away on 4 September 2015.

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A warm welcome to our new Principal Oboe


We're delighted to welcome oboist Olivier Stankiewicz to the LSO as our new Principal Oboe. Olivier's first official day as a member is today, Sunday 26 July 2015.

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LSO Panufnik Composers Scheme: 2014 scheme commissions announced


The LSO is delighted to announce the names of the two composers taking part in the 2014 Panufnik Composers Scheme who have received five and ten minute commissions for performance in the LSO's 2016/17 season...

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A tribute to James Horner


The London Symphony Orchestra is sad to hear of the death of one of its long-time collaborators, the film composer James Horner.

The Orchestra's relationship with Horner began in the early 1980s with the score to Peter Yates' Krull, and continued for over 20 years. The list of films we collaborated on includes Aliens, Honey I Shrunk the Kids, Legends of the Fall and the 1995 Mel Gibson epic, Braveheart, many of which were nominated for, and won, Oscars, Golden Globes, Grammys and BAFTAs.

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