Season Booking Information

2018/19 season

How to book

Online from Friday 2 February 2018

  • Secure online ticketing open 24 hours a day
  • Choose your exact seating location
  • Reduced booking fee per transaction: £3.00 (Barbican Centre) or £0.60 (LSO St Luke's). Booking fee includes the first class postage of your tickets if time permits.

By phone from Wednesday 21 February 2018: Call +44 20 7638 8891.

  • Booking fee per transaction: £4.00 (Barbican Centre) or £0.70 (LSO St Luke's). Booking fee includes the first class postage of your tickets if time permits.

Calls may be monitored or recorded for quality assurance and training purposes.

In person from Wednesday 21 February 2018: At Advance Box Office, Barbican Centre Level G, Silk Street, EC2Y 8DS

By post from Friday 2 February 2018: Download a booking form (PDF) and send it to LSO, Freepost KE7766, London EC2B 2RR

Full Online Booking FAQs

Ticket prices

BARBICAN CONCERT TICKETS

£10 Wildcard tickets available on all concerts 
Excludes LSO Discovery events and Family Concerts

LSO Season concerts
£56 £41 £31 £22 £16 + booking fees as below

Half Six Fix (13 Nov, 12 Dec, 9 Jan, 27 Mar)
£36 £31 £22 £16 £12 + booking fees as below

Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition (22 Nov)
£26 £22 £16 + booking fees as below

A Choral Christmas (2 Dec)
£32 £26 £22 £16 £12 + booking fees as below

Daniil Trifonov Artist Portrait Recital (10 Jun)
£32 £24 £16 + booking fees as below

LSO & Guildhall School Side-by-Side (20 Jun)
£41 £31 £22 £16 + booking fees as below

Family Concerts (27 Oct, 27 Jan, 1 Jun)
LSO Discovery Showcase (6 Jun)
£16 £12 £10, £15 children + booking fees as below

Multibuy available – see below


SPECIAL BARBICAN EVENTS

National Youth Orchestra (5 Jan)
£27 £22 £16 £10, £5 under-25s + booking fees as below

The Cunning Little Vixen (27 & 29 Jun)
£75 £55 £35 £25 + booking fees as below


LSO DISCOVERY TICKETS

Singing Days
£20 (£16 concessions) + booking fees as below
Includes music hire

Discovery Days
Full day: £20 (£16 concessions) + booking fees as below
Afternoon only: £15 (no concessions) + booking fees as above

Soundhub Showcases
£7 (£5 concessions) + booking fees as below


BBC RADIO 3 CONCERTS

Lunchtime & Rush-Hour Concerts
£14 (£12 concessions) + booking fees as below

Multibuy available – see below

Open Ear
£10 + booking fees as below

Booking fees

Booking fees are per transaction and not per ticket. The fee includes the first class postage of your tickets if time permits.

  • Barbican Centre: £3 online booking fee, £4 telephone booking fee

    Events with this booking fee:
    LSO Season Concerts
    Half Six Fix
    A Choral Christmas
    Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition
    Family Concerts
    Daniil Trifonov Artist Portrait Recital
    LSO & Guildhall School Side-by-Side
    LSO Discovery Showcase
    The Cunning Little Vixen
    National Youth Orchestra

  • LSO St Luke's: £0.60 online booking fee, £0.70 telephone booking fee

    Events with this booking fee:
    Singing Days
    Discovery Days
    Soundhub Showcases
    BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime & Rush-Hour Concerts
    BBC Radio 3 Open Ear

Discounts

Multibuy discount
Available on LSO Season Concerts, Half Six Fix, A Choral Christmas, Dontatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition, Daniil Trifonov Artist Portrait Recital, LSO & Guildhall School Side-by-Side, Family Concerts, LSO Discovery Showcase
Buy the same number of tickets for four or more events at the same time and save between 20% and 40%. Book before 31 July 2018 and continue to use your discount for any further top-up bookings* you make later in the season.

  • Book 12 or more concerts and save 40% + two free tickets to a BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime or Rush-Hour Concert or the Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition**
  • Book 8–11 concerts and save 30% + 20% on LSO Live recordings***
  • Book 4–7 concerts and save 20% 

* The top-up discount code will be sent following your initial booking.
** To claim your free tickets email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your booking reference and choice of concert or tick the appropriate box on your booking form.
*** The discount code will be sent to you following your initial booking
Excludes National Youth Orchestra, all LSO Discovery events, The Cunning Little Vixen

BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime & Rush-Hour Concerts multibuy
Book any four or more concerts for £10 each. Concession tickets are not eligible for the multi-buy discount as discounts cannot be combined. All four concerts must be booked from the same season for the discount to apply.

£10 Wildcard tickets
£10 + booking fee per transaction of £3. Guarenteed entry to the concert. Your seat will only be allocated on the day of the performance. Seats will be worth at least £15 and you could be seated in a higher priced area. Online only, choose the Wildcard booking button. Subject to availability. Max 2 per person per concert. Cannot guarentee that 2 tickets purchased at the same time will be seated together. No additional multibuy discounts when booking Wildcard tickets for more than one concert.
Available on all LSO main season concerts. Excludes LSO Discovery events and Family Concerts, National Youth Orchestra, BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime & Rush-Hour Concerts

Young People
£5 for Under-18s at all concerts. Adults may purchase up to three tickets for under-18s (unlimited for Family Concerts).
£9 student tickets available on selected concerts via Student Pulse.

Groups
Groups of 10 or more receive a 20% discount, or 30% for two or more concerts. Call the Group Booking Line on 020 7382 7211 (10am-5pm Mon-Fri), or visit lso.co.uk/groups.

Ticket Exchange

Tickets can be exchanged for another LSO concert or credit vouchers valid for six months, provided they are returned to the Box Office at least 24 hours before the performance (two weeks for group bookings). Administration fee applies.

Disabled Patrons

Disabled visitors who have joined the Barbican Access Membership scheme can inform us of their access requirements, receive information in alternative formats and may be eligible for reductions on tickets. Any available discounted tickets are limited in number and subject to availability – please book early to avoid disappointment. Full details are available online at www.barbican.org.uk/access and will be sent with your membership information.

Terms & Conditions

All bookings and discounts are subject to availability and discounts cannot be combined.

Information correct at the time of publishing. The LSO reserves the right to change artists or programmes if necessary. Refunds will only be given in the event of a concert being cancelled.

Calls to the Barbican Centre Box Office may be monitored or recorded for quality assurance or training purposes.