Beethoven Piano Concerto No 2
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 4
Sir Simon Rattle conductor
Krystian Zimerman piano
London Symphony Orchestra
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Please note that the use of phones will not be permitted at this event, so notes must be read in advance or printed off. Please consider the environment when printing.
Booking for returns, if available, will open 48 hours before each performance.
Tickets must be booked online in advance.
Tickets for recorded performances at LSO St Luke's between 5 and 15 December have been made available by ballot to ticket-holders for the cancelled performances planned at the Barbican between 3 and 9 December.
Returns will be made available for general purchase from 48 hours before each performance. Please check back for updates.
Due to continuing issues caused by Covid-19, the Beethoven Piano Concerto concerts planned at the Barbican between 3 and 9 December are no longer taking place. Performances have been rescheduled at LSO St Luke's between 5 and 15 December, with additional Barbican concerts on 16 December. The Marathon event on 17 December takes place at the Barbican as planned.
Please note that finish times are approximate and subject to change.
Photography and the use of mobile phones will not be permitted at this performance.
‘Any performance by Zimerman is a special occasion,’ says The Guardian, and this phenomenal Polish pianist is as much a visionary as a virtuoso. Today, he performs two of Beethoven’s piano concertos with Sir Simon Rattle and the LSO.
Update as of 2 December 2020
From 2 December LSO St Luke's will be operating in Tier 2, under the government's new local restriction tiers. Please ensure that you are following all government guidance for your own area before attending this performance.
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