If at first you don’t succeed …
Sometimes even composers need another go
Thu 8 Jun 2017 7.30pm, Barbican
Following the disastrous reception of his First Piano Concerto, Brahms returned to the drawing board and eventually produced this immense, warm-hearted and altogether charming piece. Join us for this wonderful testament to second chances.
BRAHMS Piano Concerto No 2
Michael Tilson Thomas conductor
Flight of imagination
An orchestral journey through the wit of Haydn
Tue 11 & Wed 12 Jul 2017 7.30pm, Barbican
Sir Simon Rattle brings together some
HAYDN An imaginary orchestral journey – featuring excerpts from Symphonies Nos 6, 45, 46, 60, 64, 90 and 101; 'The Creation', 'The Seasons', 'The Desert Island' and 'The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross'
Sir Simon Rattle conductor
Wed 12 Jul supported by LSO Music Director Donors