Discovery Day: Bartók


Sun 13 Jan 2019 10.00am - 5.00pm
Barbican Hall, London

Jonathan Cross speaker

Tickets: Full day tickets £20 (£16 concessions); £15 afternoon only (no concessions, available from the Box Office on 020 7638 8891 only)

£0.60 online booking fee, £0.70 telephone booking fee per transaction - click here for more information on booking fees

On sale dates:
Online: Friday 2 February 2018 10am
By Phone: Wednesday 21 February 2018 10am
In Person: Wednesday 21 February 2018 10am

Please note that finish times are approximate and subject to change.

The lead sponsors of the Music Academy of the West/London Symphony Orchestra partnership are Linda and Michael Keston and Mary Lynn and Warren Staley. Additional support has been provided in remembrance of Léni Fé Bland.

Attend a morning LSO rehearsal at the Barbican conducted by Sir Simon Rattle, followed by an afternoon talk at LSO St Luke's. Jonathan Cross, Professor of Musicology at Oxford University's Christ Church will explore the influence of Hungarian folk music on Béla Bartók, followed by a chamber music performance.

The full schedule will be posted 2 weeks before the event.