Welcome to the 2018/19 Classical Season at Southbank Centre.
This season’s highlights include the first UK performances of Stockhausen’s monumental opera Donnerstag aus Licht since 1985; recitals from Maurizio Pollini, Angela Hewitt and more outstanding pianists; a whole weekend dedicated to the music of Stockhausen, curated by Southbank Centre Artist in Residence Pierre-Laurent Aimard; the European premiere of a new work from Philip Glass in tribute to the chameleon genius of pop mastermind David Bowie; as well as exceptional concerts from our Resident and Associate Orchestras.
Explore all our concerts and series below. For downloadable, print-at-home listings, you can also use our 2018/19 season at-a-glance document:
All this, plus free events, pre-concert talks, live-screenings, workshops and study days from the most exciting artists, conductors, orchestras and ensembles the world over.