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Sir John Tomlinson, English bass
7:30 pm
Sat 28 Mar 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 28 Mar 2020
classical music
Take the opportunity to hear an English performance of Pizzetti's opera based on TS Eliot's play
Take the opportunity to hear an English performance of Pizzetti's opera based on TS...
Sally Matthews, soprano

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7:30 pm
Sat 28 Mar 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 28 Mar 2020
classical music
Beethoven's Fifth resonates down the centuries in the London Philharmonic Orchestra's 2020 Vision
Beethoven's Fifth resonates down the centuries in the London Philharmonic Orchestra's 2020...
The Percussion Collective
7:45 pm
Sat 28 Mar 2020
7:45 pm | Sat 28 Mar 2020
classical music
Set off on an ocean voyage at a performance of Garth Neustadter's Seaborne
Set off on an ocean voyage at a performance of Garth Neustadter's Seaborne
Young musicians playing a tuba

Free

Free

Various times
29 Feb 2020 - 28 Mar 2020
Various times | 29 Feb 2020 - 28 Mar 2020
classical music
courses & workshops
Share work and ideas at a relaxed evening with fellow composers, musicians and industry professionals
Share work and ideas at a relaxed evening with fellow composers, musicians and industry...
Child writing at workshop at Southbank Centre

Free

Free

Various times
4 Apr 2020 - 19 Apr 2020
Various times | 4 Apr 2020 - 19 Apr 2020
art & exhibitions
family & young people
Pick up your activity sheet from Hayward Gallery and set off on a leafy adventure
Pick up your activity sheet from Hayward Gallery and set off on a leafy adventure
Various times
23 Nov 2019 - 19 Apr 2020
Various times | 23 Nov 2019 - 19 Apr 2020
art & exhibitions
family & young people
Play in giant sandpits illuminated by beautiful graphics, creating music with your own movements
Play in giant sandpits illuminated by beautiful graphics, creating music with your own movements
Balloon attached to a trumpet outside

Free

Free

Various times
12 Feb 2020 - 13 Apr 2020
Various times | 12 Feb 2020 - 13 Apr 2020
art & exhibitions
HENI Project Space presents a free exhibition of playful, musical works by Nevin Aladağ
HENI Project Space presents a free exhibition of playful, musical works by Nevin Aladağ
Jennifer Steinkamp, Blind Eye, 1, 2018. © courtesy the artist 2020.
Various times
4 Mar 2020 - 17 May 2020
Various times | 4 Mar 2020 - 17 May 2020
art & exhibitions
An exhibition of work by 38 international artists celebrates trees and forests
An exhibition of work by 38 international artists celebrates trees and forests
Elephant Juice Stall at the Southbank Centre Food Market

Free

Free

Various times
24 Jan 2020 - 29 Mar 2020
Various times | 24 Jan 2020 - 29 Mar 2020
Tangy, spicy, sticky, sweet and fresh: our street food market is bursting with flavours for you to try
Tangy, spicy, sticky, sweet and fresh: our street food market is bursting with flavours for you to...
Gigi Masin, musician
7:45 pm
Sun 29 Mar 2020
7:45 pm | Sun 29 Mar 2020
gigs
folk & world
New album Calypso is music of the gods, goddesses and heroes, capturing the beauty of an epic saga
New album Calypso is music of the gods, goddesses and heroes, capturing the beauty of an epic saga
Readers in The Clore Ballroom, Southbank Centre

Free

Free

Various times
23 Mar 2020 - 4 May 2020
Various times | 23 Mar 2020 - 4 May 2020
courses & workshops
poetry
Explore the power of words on a nine-week creative writing course for people living with dementia
Explore the power of words on a nine-week creative writing course for people living with dementia
Johny Pitts, writer
7:00 pm
Mon 30 Mar 2020
7:00 pm | Mon 30 Mar 2020
literature & poetry
gigs
All aboard for an exhilarating whistle-stop tour of unseen Europe using music, words, images and film
All aboard for an exhilarating whistle-stop tour of unseen Europe using music, words, images and...
Rossini Stabat Mater & Bellini Messa di Gloria
7:30 pm
Mon 30 Mar 2020
7:30 pm | Mon 30 Mar 2020
classical music
Goldsmiths Choral Union presents Rossini's Stabat Mater and Bellini's Messa di Gloria
Goldsmiths Choral Union presents Rossini's Stabat Mater and Bellini's Messa di Gloria

Free

Free

10:30 am
Tue 31 Mar 2020
10:30 am | Tue 31 Mar 2020
Primary schools explore Hayward Gallery's Among the Trees exhibition in peer-led activities
Primary schools explore Hayward Gallery's Among the Trees exhibition in peer-led activities
Toba Khedoori, Untitled (branches 1), 2011-2012. © Toba Khedoori 2020. Courtesy the artist and David Zwirner.

Free

Free

3:00 pm
Tue 31 Mar 2020
3:00 pm | Tue 31 Mar 2020
art & exhibitions
accessible events
A relaxed and calm environment for visitors with access requirements
A relaxed and calm environment for visitors with access requirements
Bird College Festival of Music Concert in Royal Festival Hall
6:30 pm
Tue 31 Mar 2020
6:30 pm | Tue 31 Mar 2020
classical music
family & young people
At a triumphant evening of classics, hear Tchaikovsky, Strauss and Brahms alongside jazz standards
At a triumphant evening of classics, hear Tchaikovsky, Strauss and Brahms alongside jazz standards
Lise de la Salle, classical pianist

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7:30 pm
Tue 31 Mar 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 31 Mar 2020
classical music
An International Piano Series debut takes in Beethoven's great final Piano Sonata
An International Piano Series debut takes in Beethoven's great final Piano Sonata
Amir Shah with a purple background
Various times
Tue 31 Mar 2020
Various times | Tue 31 Mar 2020
performance & dance
comedy & cabaret
A funnier-than-it-sounds stand-up show about the necessity, utility and absence of certainty
A funnier-than-it-sounds stand-up show about the necessity, utility and absence of certainty
George Shaw, Trespasser (2), 2019. Humbrol enamel on canvas, 46 x 55 cm. © the artist and Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London  2020. Courtesy Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London. Photo: Peter White
7:00 pm
Wed 01 Apr 2020
7:00 pm | Wed 01 Apr 2020
art & exhibitions
talks & debates
Artist George Shaw and writer Patrick Langley discuss the landscapes that inform their work
Artist George Shaw and writer Patrick Langley discuss the landscapes that inform their work
Nicolas Hodges, pianist

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7:30 pm
Wed 01 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 01 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Contemplate nature with music from 1808, 1908 and 2008 in the London Philharmonic Orchestra's 2020 Vision project
Contemplate nature with music from 1808, 1908 and 2008 in the London Philharmonic Orchestra's...
Thu Lee, classical guitarist
7:45 pm
Wed 01 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Wed 01 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Bridge continents with the Hanoi-born classical guitarist who marries technical brilliance with rich emotion
Bridge continents with the Hanoi-born classical guitarist who marries technical brilliance with rich...
Crossing Boundaries at Southbank Centre
8:00 pm
Wed 01 Apr 2020
8:00 pm | Wed 01 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Traverse cultures and languages at a reading from UK-based poets of East Asian heritages and identities
Traverse cultures and languages at a reading from UK-based poets of East Asian heritages and...

Free

Free

Various times
2 Apr 2020 - 21 Jun 2020
Various times | 2 Apr 2020 - 21 Jun 2020
Explore the life and legacy of a global musical icon through the lens of family archives
Explore the life and legacy of a global musical icon through the lens of family archives
Yukiko Ogura, Principal Viola

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Thu 02 Apr 2020
6:00 pm | Thu 02 Apr 2020
classical music
Bask in rich tones at a free recital of viola works by Bowen, Bach, Schubert and Jacob
Bask in rich tones at a free recital of viola works by Bowen, Bach, Schubert and Jacob
Pablo Heras-Casado, conductor

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7:30 pm
Thu 02 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 02 Apr 2020
classical music
Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado presents three vivid Russian works with the Philharmonia Orchestra
Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado presents three vivid Russian works with the Philharmonia Orchestra
Gabby Carberry, musician

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Fri 03 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Fri 03 Apr 2020
gigs
They're standards for a reason: hear all that jazz with Gabby Carberry
They're standards for a reason: hear all that jazz with Gabby Carberry
Laima Leyton, musician

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Fri 03 Apr 2020
6:00 pm | Fri 03 Apr 2020
gigs
electronic
The Brazilian producer releases debut album Home: a synth-pop study of the domestic vs the creative
The Brazilian producer releases debut album Home: a synth-pop study of the domestic vs the creative
Vasily Petrenko, conductor

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7:30 pm
Fri 03 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 03 Apr 2020
classical music
Music with a masterful touch: the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra plays works by Britten and Prokofiev
Music with a masterful touch: the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra plays works by Britten and Prokofiev
Ian Shaw, Iain Ballamy and Jamie Safir
7:45 pm
Fri 03 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Fri 03 Apr 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
Listen out for three leading solo artists collaborating to share the best of popular songwriting
Listen out for three leading solo artists collaborating to share the best of popular songwriting
Caroline Shaw, violinist
8:00 pm
Fri 03 Apr 2020
8:00 pm | Fri 03 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
The New Yorker called Caroline Shaw's Violin Concerto Lo 'the sonic double of a sultry summer night'
The New Yorker called Caroline Shaw's Violin Concerto Lo 'the sonic double of a sultry...
Two children making crafts at Southbank Centre

Free

Free

Various times
4 Apr 2020 - 7 Apr 2020
Various times | 4 Apr 2020 - 7 Apr 2020
courses & workshops
family & young people
Make a marigold for our archive display to celebrate Ravi Shankar's birthday
Make a marigold for our archive display to celebrate Ravi Shankar's birthday
Performer and kids on stage
Various times
4 Apr 2020 - 5 Apr 2020
Various times | 4 Apr 2020 - 5 Apr 2020
performance & dance
comedy & cabaret
The best stand-ups around do their thing for a family audience – without the rude bits!
The best stand-ups around do their thing for a family audience – without the rude bits!
Vladimir Jurowski, conductor

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7:30 pm
Sat 04 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 04 Apr 2020
classical music
Portrait of Beethoven as a young radical, by the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Portrait of Beethoven as a young radical, by the London Philharmonic Orchestra
 The Bach Choir St Matthew Passion
11:00 am
Sun 05 Apr 2020
11:00 am | Sun 05 Apr 2020
classical music
Congregate for Bach's grand drama of worship with the Bach Choir's annual performance in English
Congregate for Bach's grand drama of worship with the Bach Choir's annual performance in...

Free

Free

5:00 pm
Mon 06 Apr 2020
5:00 pm | Mon 06 Apr 2020
gigs
electronic
Catch the last hour of rehearsals as the orchestra prepares for their performance with David Rodigan
Catch the last hour of rehearsals as the orchestra prepares for their performance with David Rodigan
Abel RodrÍguez, Terraza Alta II, 2018. Acrylic and ink on paper.70 x 100 cm. © the artist and Instituto de Vision 2020. Courtesy the artist and Instituto de Visión
7:00 pm
Mon 23 Mar 2020
7:00 pm | Mon 23 Mar 2020
courses & workshops
Get inspired by our exhibition Among the Trees in a six-week poetry course led by Jacqueline Saphra
Get inspired by our exhibition Among the Trees in a six-week poetry course led by Jacqueline Saphra
7:15 pm
Mon 06 Apr 2020
7:15 pm | Mon 06 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
spoken word & live literature
Climate and mental health specialists discuss how to deal with anxiety while staying informed
Climate and mental health specialists discuss how to deal with anxiety while staying informed
An image of sand on the floor in a rangoli pattern

Free

Free

12:00 pm
Tue 07 Apr 2020
12:00 pm | Tue 07 Apr 2020
courses & workshops
family & young people
Try your hand at the art form of rangoli in this free drop-in workshop open to all
Try your hand at the art form of rangoli in this free drop-in workshop open to all
Dancers in a studio

Free

Free

1:30 pm
Tue 07 Apr 2020
1:30 pm | Tue 07 Apr 2020
courses & workshops
family & young people
Remember the maestro and dance enthusiast in this workshop based on Indian folk and Kathak movement
Remember the maestro and dance enthusiast in this workshop based on Indian folk and Kathak movement
Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales
Various times
7 Apr 2020 - 11 Apr 2020
Various times | 7 Apr 2020 - 11 Apr 2020
performance & dance
performance & theatre
Under the sea, on the farm and in the jungle: Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's tales come to life
Under the sea, on the farm and in the jungle: Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's tales come...
Sitar players

Free

Free

3:00 pm
Tue 07 Apr 2020
3:00 pm | Tue 07 Apr 2020
classical music
courses & workshops
Join a mass public sitar workshop celebrating the life and influence of Ravi Shankar
Join a mass public sitar workshop celebrating the life and influence of Ravi Shankar
Violinists and sitarists in Indian traditional dress

Free

Free

Various times
Tue 07 Apr 2020
Various times | Tue 07 Apr 2020
classical music
folk & world
Students from the centre for Indian arts perform a programme of vocal, orchestral and dance pieces
Students from the centre for Indian arts perform a programme of vocal, orchestral and dance pieces
Ravi Shankar with sitarists

Free

Free

5:30 pm
Tue 07 Apr 2020
5:30 pm | Tue 07 Apr 2020
courses & workshops
Mark 100 years since the birth of Ravi Shankar with close-up access to the family archives
Mark 100 years since the birth of Ravi Shankar with close-up access to the family archives
Mangalam in The Clore Ballroom

Free

Free

6:30 pm
Tue 07 Apr 2020
6:30 pm | Tue 07 Apr 2020
family & young people
dance
Watch dancers of all ages perform work choreographed to Ravi Shankar’s compositions
Watch dancers of all ages perform work choreographed to Ravi Shankar’s compositions
Ravi Shankar, indian musician and composer
7:30 pm
Tue 07 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 07 Apr 2020
gigs
folk & world
The Shankar family, friends, and disciples celebrate 100 years since the birth of this extraordinary musician
The Shankar family, friends, and disciples celebrate 100 years since the birth of this extraordinary...

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Wed 08 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Wed 08 Apr 2020
family & young people
Perfect for beside the campfire or car rides, these classic folk tunes are gentle fun for the whole family
Perfect for beside the campfire or car rides, these classic folk tunes are gentle fun for the whole...

Free

Free

Various times
8 Apr 2020 - 17 Apr 2020
Various times | 8 Apr 2020 - 17 Apr 2020
family & young people
Turn your thumbs green at a gardening workshop for the whole family
Turn your thumbs green at a gardening workshop for the whole family
Young Musicians

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Wed 08 Apr 2020
6:00 pm | Wed 08 Apr 2020
classical music
Teenage composers chosen by the London Philharmonic Orchestra perform their own music
Teenage composers chosen by the London Philharmonic Orchestra perform their own music
Nikolai Lugansky, pianist

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7:30 pm
Wed 08 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 08 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Monumental works from 1809, 1909 and 2009: it's the London Philharmonic Orchestra's 2020 Vision
Monumental works from 1809, 1909 and 2009: it's the London Philharmonic Orchestra's 2020...
David Wallace Wells, journalist
7:30 pm
Wed 08 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 08 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
spoken word & live literature
Reflect on the book that changed the conversation around climate change at this talk with its author
Reflect on the book that changed the conversation around climate change at this talk with its author
Poets reading

Free

Free

8:00 pm
Wed 08 Apr 2020
8:00 pm | Wed 08 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
German and British concrete poets come together to celebrate the movement's influence on today's poets
German and British concrete poets come together to celebrate the movement's influence on...
Band performing on stage

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Thu 09 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Thu 09 Apr 2020
family & young people
folk & world
Jig along to a free performance of toe-tapping folk
Jig along to a free performance of toe-tapping folk
Child on Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden

Free

Free

Various times
9 Apr 2020 - 16 Apr 2020
Various times | 9 Apr 2020 - 16 Apr 2020
family & young people
Seashells, stones, flotsam and jetsam: objects from the beach make a jingly-jangly mobile in our workshop
Seashells, stones, flotsam and jetsam: objects from the beach make a jingly-jangly mobile in our...
David Rodigan and the Outlook Orchestra
Various times
9 Apr 2020 - 10 Apr 2020
Various times | 9 Apr 2020 - 10 Apr 2020
gigs
folk & world
Get ready for a night of tunes selected by the influential DJ, broadcaster and champion of reggae music
Get ready for a night of tunes selected by the influential DJ, broadcaster and champion of reggae...
Olga Koch, comedian
7:45 pm
Thu 09 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Thu 09 Apr 2020
comedy & cabaret
performance & dance
The comedian explores what happens when our expectations for love and Michael Bublé don't compute
The comedian explores what happens when our expectations for love and Michael Bublé don't...
Alvorada, musicians

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Fri 10 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Fri 10 Apr 2020
gigs
Make lunchtime swinging with the UK's leading performers of Brazil's popular choro music
Make lunchtime swinging with the UK's leading performers of Brazil's popular choro music
Children on Queen Elizabeth Roof Garden

Free

Free

Various times
10 Apr 2020 - 15 Apr 2020
Various times | 10 Apr 2020 - 15 Apr 2020
family & young people
Make, shape, design and create your own plant pot out of clay in in a free family workshop
Make, shape, design and create your own plant pot out of clay in in a free family workshop
Jetta, musician

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Fri 10 Apr 2020
6:00 pm | Fri 10 Apr 2020
gigs
pop
Set to go platinum across the pond, it’s DIY pop singer-songwriter Jetta
Set to go platinum across the pond, it’s DIY pop singer-songwriter Jetta
Ravi Shankar, sitar player
12:00 pm
Sat 11 Apr 2020
12:00 pm | Sat 11 Apr 2020
classical music
courses & workshops
Take an in-depth look at the life and music of arguably India's greatest cultural ambassador
Take an in-depth look at the life and music of arguably India's greatest cultural ambassador
Children at Imagine Children's Festival

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Sat 11 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Sat 11 Apr 2020
family & young people
Take in the finest folk music in this family folk club hosted by The Nest Collective
Take in the finest folk music in this family folk club hosted by The Nest Collective

Free

Free

Various times
11 Apr 2020 - 14 Apr 2020
Various times | 11 Apr 2020 - 14 Apr 2020
family & young people
Light up your life at a colourful lantern-making workshop for ages five and over
Light up your life at a colourful lantern-making workshop for ages five and over
Two people on bikes outside

Free

Free

Various times
Mon 13 Apr 2020
Various times | Mon 13 Apr 2020
family & young people
Get the party rocking with our bicycle-powered disco – the fun can’t go on without you!
Get the party rocking with our bicycle-powered disco – the fun can’t go on without you!
Peppa Pig and family performing on stage
Various times
30 May 2020 - 31 May 2020
Various times | 30 May 2020 - 31 May 2020
performance & dance
family & young people
Sing along with everyone’s favourite Pig family in an interactive introduction to live orchestra
Sing along with everyone’s favourite Pig family in an interactive introduction to live orchestra
Fun in the Sun - July Social Tea Dance

Free

Free

1:30 pm
Wed 15 Apr 2020
1:30 pm | Wed 15 Apr 2020
performance & dance
dance
Spin, strut and sway your way into spring at our social tea dance
Spin, strut and sway your way into spring at our social tea dance
Big Up production shot
Various times
15 Apr 2020 - 19 Apr 2020
Various times | 15 Apr 2020 - 19 Apr 2020
performance & theatre
family & young people
What happens when a beatboxer, a singer and a puppeteer arrive on stage but nothing is ready?
What happens when a beatboxer, a singer and a puppeteer arrive on stage but nothing is ready?
London Folk Ensemble, musicians

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Thu 16 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Thu 16 Apr 2020
family & young people
All jolly fellows come along for a free lunchtime performance of fantastic folk music
All jolly fellows come along for a free lunchtime performance of fantastic folk music
intotheclouds, theatre experience for young children
Various times
16 Apr 2020 - 17 Apr 2020
Various times | 16 Apr 2020 - 17 Apr 2020
performance & theatre
family & young people
Fluffy and soft and bright: welcome to the Cloud Factory
Fluffy and soft and bright: welcome to the Cloud Factory
Musician playing the cello

Free

Free

5:00 pm
Thu 16 Apr 2020
5:00 pm | Thu 16 Apr 2020
classical music
family & young people
For a fresh look at Beethoven’s Ninth, members of the orchestra perform ensemble works inspired by joy
For a fresh look at Beethoven’s Ninth, members of the orchestra perform ensemble works inspired by...
Young People at a Workshop

Free

Free

12:00 pm
Sat 18 Apr 2020
12:00 pm | Sat 18 Apr 2020
classical music
family & young people
Spread happiness by sharing the small actions you take to bring joy to yourself and others
Spread happiness by sharing the small actions you take to bring joy to yourself and others

Free

Free

Various times
16 Apr 2020 - 18 Apr 2020
Various times | 16 Apr 2020 - 18 Apr 2020
classical music
family & young people
Follow local pupils on an exploration of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at a free screening of a short film
Follow local pupils on an exploration of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at a free screening of a short...
7:00 pm
Thu 16 Apr 2020
7:00 pm | Thu 16 Apr 2020
family & young people
literature & poetry
What does the future of the planet look like? Hear from leading young voices on the climate emergency
What does the future of the planet look like? Hear from leading young voices on the climate...
National Youth Orchestra on stage at Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre
Various times
16 Apr 2020 - 18 Apr 2020
Various times | 16 Apr 2020 - 18 Apr 2020
classical music
Hear an ode to joy for our times with a reimagined choral symphony from the National Youth Orchestra
Hear an ode to joy for our times with a reimagined choral symphony from the National Youth Orchestra
Family Folk Club: Don Kipper, musicians

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Fri 17 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Fri 17 Apr 2020
family & young people
folk & world
Move to the beat of the Balkans and Mediterranean via north London with this electrifying folk ensemble
Move to the beat of the Balkans and Mediterranean via north London with this electrifying folk...
Adriana Vasques, musician

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Fri 17 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Fri 17 Apr 2020
gigs
The singer, pianist and composer makes the heartbeat her metronome
The singer, pianist and composer makes the heartbeat her metronome

Free

Free

3:00 pm
Fri 17 Apr 2020
3:00 pm | Fri 17 Apr 2020
classical music
courses & workshops
Learn from rising-star women conductors as they are expertly coached by the conducting superstar
Learn from rising-star women conductors as they are expertly coached by the conducting superstar
Nihilism, band

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Fri 17 Apr 2020
6:00 pm | Fri 17 Apr 2020
gigs
Hear funk, energy and unapologetic rawness from this London-based five-piece at a free Friday evening gig
Hear funk, energy and unapologetic rawness from this London-based five-piece at a free Friday...
Vladimir Jurowski, conductor

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7:30 pm
Fri 17 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 17 Apr 2020
classical music
The London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal Conductor presents the composer’s Ninth Symphony
The London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal Conductor presents the composer’s Ninth Symphony
Simon Munnery, comedian
7:45 pm
Fri 17 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Fri 17 Apr 2020
comedy & cabaret
performance & dance
The comedian reprises his notorious alter ego, bedsit anarchist Alan Parker Urban Warrior
The comedian reprises his notorious alter ego, bedsit anarchist Alan Parker Urban Warrior
Weval, musicians
10:30 pm
17 Apr 2020 - 18 Apr 2020
10:30 pm | 17 Apr 2020 - 18 Apr 2020
gigs
electronic
Duo Weval light up the dancefloor with their own brand of playful, catchy electronic music
Duo Weval light up the dancefloor with their own brand of playful, catchy electronic music
Young musicians in an orchestra

Free

Free

11:30 am
Sat 18 Apr 2020
11:30 am | Sat 18 Apr 2020
classical music
family & young people
Bring an instrument and get to know the Ninth Symphony at a workshop with the National Youth Orchestra
Bring an instrument and get to know the Ninth Symphony at a workshop with the National Youth...
Only Boys Aloud, choir

Free

Free

2:00 pm
Sat 18 Apr 2020
2:00 pm | Sat 18 Apr 2020
classical music
family & young people
Always wanted to sing in a choir? Now’s your chance to have a go
Always wanted to sing in a choir? Now’s your chance to have a go
Trumpet player in an orchestra

Free

Free

2:45 pm
Sat 18 Apr 2020
2:45 pm | Sat 18 Apr 2020
classical music
family & young people
Find joy in unexpected places in a musical expedition inspired by Beethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’
Find joy in unexpected places in a musical expedition inspired by Beethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’

Free

Free

4:30 pm
Sat 18 Apr 2020
4:30 pm | Sat 18 Apr 2020
classical music
family & young people
Take part in a mass chorus singing and signing ‘A New Ode to Joy’, written by poet Anthony Anaxagorou
Take part in a mass chorus singing and signing ‘A New Ode to Joy’, written by poet Anthony...

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Sat 18 Apr 2020
6:00 pm | Sat 18 Apr 2020
classical music
family & young people
Why does Beethoven’s music still have an impact today? Our panel explores the composer's legacy
Why does Beethoven’s music still have an impact today? Our panel explores the composer's...
Orchestra on-stage
7:30 pm
Sat 18 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 18 Apr 2020
classical music
By turns refined and fierce, delicate and exuberant, Britten’s score is filled with colour
By turns refined and fierce, delicate and exuberant, Britten’s score is filled with colour
Sophie Duker, comedian and writer
8:00 pm
Sat 18 Apr 2020
8:00 pm | Sat 18 Apr 2020
comedy & cabaret
performance & dance
Buckle up for this sexy, silly, savage night of stand-up from the comedian and podcast host
Buckle up for this sexy, silly, savage night of stand-up from the comedian and podcast host
Zhang Zuo, pianist

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3:00 pm
Sun 19 Apr 2020
3:00 pm | Sun 19 Apr 2020
classical music
classical music
From opening fanfare to joyous finale: the Philharmonia Orchestra brings you Mahler’s Fifth
From opening fanfare to joyous finale: the Philharmonia Orchestra brings you Mahler’s Fifth
Vilde Frang, Lawrence Power & Nicolas Altstaedt

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7:30 pm
Sun 19 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Sun 19 Apr 2020
classical music
A virtuosic trio of celebrated soloists play music by Beethoven famed for its difficulty and delights
A virtuosic trio of celebrated soloists play music by Beethoven famed for its difficulty and...
Akala, rapper and activist
7:45 pm
Sun 19 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Sun 19 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
spoken word & live literature
Be transported to Elizabethan London by the brilliant and brutal debut young adult novel from Akala
Be transported to Elizabethan London by the brilliant and brutal debut young adult novel from Akala
Schools workshop at Southbank Centre
Various times
20 Apr 2020 - 17 Jul 2020
Various times | 20 Apr 2020 - 17 Jul 2020
courses & workshops
Take learning beyond the classroom with an interactive workshop here at Southbank Centre this summer
Take learning beyond the classroom with an interactive workshop here at Southbank Centre this summer
Carol Williams playing the organ

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7:30 pm
Mon 20 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Mon 20 Apr 2020
classical music
Did we even need to ask? Thrill to Hendrix, Giles Swayne and Ethel Smith performed on the pipes
Did we even need to ask? Thrill to Hendrix, Giles Swayne and Ethel Smith performed on the pipes
Tunday Akintan, singer-songwriter
7:45 pm
Mon 20 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Mon 20 Apr 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
Serious grooving is in store at a performance of rare Yoruful music from the Yorubeat pioneer
Serious grooving is in store at a performance of rare Yoruful music from the Yorubeat pioneer
Saleem Ashkar, pianist

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7:30 pm
Tue 21 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 21 Apr 2020
classical music
classical music
Trace the friendships and romances that inspired composers in music shaped by relationships
Trace the friendships and romances that inspired composers in music shaped by relationships
Danny Elfman, composer
7:30 pm
Tue 21 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 21 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Danny Elfman's Violin Concerto receives its first London performance by the BBC Concert Orchestra
Danny Elfman's Violin Concerto receives its first London performance by the BBC Concert...
Shakir Khan, sitar player
7:45 pm
Tue 21 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Tue 21 Apr 2020
classical music
Sitar and tabla come together in a performance that infuses Indian classical tradition with new energy
Sitar and tabla come together in a performance that infuses Indian classical tradition with new...
Anoushka Shankar, sitarist

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7:30 pm
Wed 22 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 22 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Three genre-defying works from 2010, brought to you by the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Three genre-defying works from 2010, brought to you by the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Milapfest Bombay Jayashri at Southbank Centre
7:30 pm
Wed 22 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 22 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
The Carnatic singer’s velvet voice has made her one of the most popular vocalists in India
The Carnatic singer’s velvet voice has made her one of the most popular vocalists in India
L Kiew, poet
Various times
Wed 22 Apr 2020
Various times | Wed 22 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
spoken word & live literature
Ten poets come together in Hayward Gallery to present poems in response to our exhibition Among the Trees
Ten poets come together in Hayward Gallery to present poems in response to our exhibition Among the...
Cowboy horse riding
7:30 pm
Thu 23 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 23 Apr 2020
classical music
gigs
From A Fistful of Dollars to Django Unchained, saddle up for music from an enduring genre
From A Fistful of Dollars to Django Unchained, saddle up for music from an enduring genre
Edisonnoside, musical artist

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Fri 24 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Fri 24 Apr 2020
gigs
electronic
Break down the barriers between sight and sound at a free lunchtime gig from the electronic musician
Break down the barriers between sight and sound at a free lunchtime gig from the electronic musician
Rachel Tucker, singer
7:30 pm
Fri 24 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 24 Apr 2020
classical music
Follow the yellow brick road for a show-stopping celebration of superstar songbird Judy Garland
Follow the yellow brick road for a show-stopping celebration of superstar songbird Judy Garland
Participants of a workshop
1:00 pm
Sat 25 Apr 2020
1:00 pm | Sat 25 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Get to grips with feet, wrangle with rhythm and master stanzas at our poetry workshop led by Yomi Sode
Get to grips with feet, wrangle with rhythm and master stanzas at our poetry workshop led by Yomi...
Graphic of figures walking and music notes
3:30 pm
Sat 25 Apr 2020
3:30 pm | Sat 25 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Be part of the action at a London Sinfonietta concert where the public are invited to help create music
Be part of the action at a London Sinfonietta concert where the public are invited to help create...
Young musicians in Royal Festival Hall

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Sat 25 Apr 2020
6:00 pm | Sat 25 Apr 2020
classical music
Exceptional young instrumentalists perform alongside their London Philharmonic Orchestra mentors
Exceptional young instrumentalists perform alongside their London Philharmonic Orchestra mentors
Sara Jakubiak, soprano

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7:30 pm
Sat 25 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 25 Apr 2020
classical music
classical music
Embrace a choral work like no other with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Embrace a choral work like no other with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Fernando Otero, pianist
7:45 pm
Sat 25 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Sat 25 Apr 2020
classical music
gigs
Drawing on Argentina’s rich musical history, the composer and pianist performs with special guests
Drawing on Argentina’s rich musical history, the composer and pianist performs with special guests
Steven Isserlis, cellist

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3:00 pm
Sun 26 Apr 2020
3:00 pm | Sun 26 Apr 2020
classical music
Enter the world of Russian folklore with the Philharmonia Orchestra
Enter the world of Russian folklore with the Philharmonia Orchestra
Rodney Graham, Gary Oak, Galiano Island, 2012. © the artist 2020. Courtesy Hauser & Wirth.

Free

Free

4:00 pm
Sun 26 Apr 2020
4:00 pm | Sun 26 Apr 2020
art & exhibitions
accessible events
Experienced tour guide Martin Glover delivers a BSL tour of Among the Trees
Experienced tour guide Martin Glover delivers a BSL tour of Among the Trees
Martin Kelly, viola

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7:00 pm
Sun 26 Apr 2020
7:00 pm | Sun 26 Apr 2020
classical music
Tainted love is on the menu with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Tainted love is on the menu with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Fi Glover and Jane Garvey, BBC broadcasters
7:30 pm
Sun 26 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Sun 26 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
The live show spin-off from the podcast experience no one knew they wanted, until they got it
The live show spin-off from the podcast experience no one knew they wanted, until they got it
Foggy Lake Landscape
6:30 pm
Mon 27 Apr 2020
6:30 pm | Mon 27 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Delve into the works of the poet who gave voice to the River Dart at National Poetry Library Book Club
Delve into the works of the poet who gave voice to the River Dart at National Poetry Library Book...
Reigate Grammar School performing
7:00 pm
Mon 27 Apr 2020
7:00 pm | Mon 27 Apr 2020
classical music
The spotlight’s on the wealth of musical talent in the Reigate Grammar School community
The spotlight’s on the wealth of musical talent in the Reigate Grammar School community
7:00 pm
Mon 27 Apr 2020
7:00 pm | Mon 27 Apr 2020
art & exhibitions
talks & debates
Artist Mariele Neudecker discusses her submerged forests and landscapes with Pontus Kyander
Artist Mariele Neudecker discusses her submerged forests and landscapes with Pontus Kyander
Concert in Royal Festival hall
7:30 pm
Mon 27 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Mon 27 Apr 2020
classical music
Works created in the shadow of the Second World War are brought to light by Barts Choir
Works created in the shadow of the Second World War are brought to light by Barts Choir
Esua Jane Goldsmith
7:30 pm
Mon 27 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Mon 27 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Authors Esuantsiwa Jane Goldsmith and Katy Massey discuss their vivid and inspiring memoirs
Authors Esuantsiwa Jane Goldsmith and Katy Massey discuss their vivid and inspiring memoirs
Collocutor, musical group
7:45 pm
Mon 27 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Mon 27 Apr 2020
gigs
folk & world
Drawing influences from across the globe, this jazz ensemble is led by saxophonist Tamar Osborn
Drawing influences from across the globe, this jazz ensemble is led by saxophonist Tamar Osborn
Maurizio Pollini, pianist

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7:30 pm
Tue 28 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 28 Apr 2020
classical music
Hear one of the great pianists of the current era in an eagerly anticipated appearance
Hear one of the great pianists of the current era in an eagerly anticipated appearance
7:30 pm
Tue 28 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 28 Apr 2020
classical music
In 1920, Stravinsky blurs the lines between classical and popular culture with his Pulchinella
In 1920, Stravinsky blurs the lines between classical and popular culture with his Pulchinella
James McVinnie, organist

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7:30 pm
Wed 29 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 29 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
The London Philharmonic Orchestra presents revitalising works by Saint-Saëns, Ravel and Nico Muhly
The London Philharmonic Orchestra presents revitalising works by Saint-Saëns, Ravel and Nico Muhly
London Mozart Players at Royal Festival Hall
7:30 pm
Wed 29 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 29 Apr 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Tour the exotic gardens of the Spanish royal palace with Rodrigo’s exquisite Concierto de Aranjuez
Tour the exotic gardens of the Spanish royal palace with Rodrigo’s exquisite Concierto de Aranjuez

Free

Free

7:30 pm
Wed 29 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 29 Apr 2020
art & exhibitions
literature & poetry
Raise a glass to one of the most imaginative poets of the past decades at the launch of our exhibition
Raise a glass to one of the most imaginative poets of the past decades at the launch of our...
scrapbook

Free

Free

Various times
30 Apr 2020 - 23 Aug 2020
Various times | 30 Apr 2020 - 23 Aug 2020
art & exhibitions
literature & poetry
Mark the centenary of the Scottish poet at an exhibition focused on his visual poetry and his life
Mark the centenary of the Scottish poet at an exhibition focused on his visual poetry and his life
Musician playing the harp

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Thu 30 Apr 2020
6:00 pm | Thu 30 Apr 2020
classical music
The mythical quest of Theseus to find and conquer the Minotaur is stirringly evoked by Schafer's work
The mythical quest of Theseus to find and conquer the Minotaur is stirringly evoked by...
Ronald Brautigam leaning on a Piano
7:30 pm
Thu 30 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 30 Apr 2020
classical music
classical music
E flat major is the key to this exquisite line-up of Mozart masterpieces with the period orchestra
E flat major is the key to this exquisite line-up of Mozart masterpieces with the period orchestra
Performance of Mahler: The Song of the Earth

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7:30 pm
Thu 30 Apr 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 30 Apr 2020
classical music
The Philharmonia Orchestra presents music embracing youth and beauty, old age and farewell
The Philharmonia Orchestra presents music embracing youth and beauty, old age and farewell
Poet with Out-Spoken awards
7:45 pm
Thu 30 Apr 2020
7:45 pm | Thu 30 Apr 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Make a wish at the eighth birthday party of London’s premier poetry and live music evening
Make a wish at the eighth birthday party of London’s premier poetry and live music evening
Sibusile Xaba, musician

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Fri 01 May 2020
6:00 pm | Fri 01 May 2020
Sibusile Xaba brings together Zulu folk music and the avant garde in intense guitar performances
Sibusile Xaba brings together Zulu folk music and the avant garde in intense guitar performances
Antonia Pappano, conductor

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7:30 pm
Fri 01 May 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 01 May 2020
classical music
classical music
A phenomenal soloist joins the London Philharmonic Orchestra
A phenomenal soloist joins the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Fred Frith, multi-instrumentalist & composer
7:30 pm
Fri 01 May 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 01 May 2020
gigs
electronic
An evening of music featuring Fred Frith, Anna Calvi, Adrian Utley, John Parish and Denny Illett
An evening of music featuring Fred Frith, Anna Calvi, Adrian Utley, John Parish and Denny Illett
Black Midi, rock band
7:30 pm
Sat 02 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 02 May 2020
gigs
rock & alternative
Strap yourself in for the experimental sound of the maverick four-piece
Strap yourself in for the experimental sound of the maverick four-piece
Before the Firebird at Southbank Centre

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12:00 pm
Sun 03 May 2020
12:00 pm | Sun 03 May 2020
classical music
family & young people
Take part in a musical fairytale for all the family with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Take part in a musical fairytale for all the family with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
OAE Tots: Funharmonics at Southbank Centre
Various times
Sun 03 May 2020
Various times | Sun 03 May 2020
classical music
family & young people
An interactive introduction to music-making for children between two and five
An interactive introduction to music-making for children between two and five
Music Instruments on plates
2:00 pm
Sun 03 May 2020
2:00 pm | Sun 03 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Poulenc’s brisk stroll along the Seine is paired with Beethoven’s breezy Septet in a short concert
Poulenc’s brisk stroll along the Seine is paired with Beethoven’s breezy Septet in a short...
3:00 pm
Sun 03 May 2020
3:00 pm | Sun 03 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
An ancient earworm that’s over 500 years old is reworked by Vivaldi in his Trio Sonata No.12, La Follia
An ancient earworm that’s over 500 years old is reworked by Vivaldi in his Trio Sonata No.12, La...
Music Instruments on plates
4:00 pm
Sun 03 May 2020
4:00 pm | Sun 03 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Round off our afternoon of chamber concerts with some bite-sized music from across the Atlantic
Round off our afternoon of chamber concerts with some bite-sized music from across the Atlantic
Vasily Petrenko Conducts The Poem of Ecstasy

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7:30 pm
Sun 03 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sun 03 May 2020
classical music
Intoxicating colours paint inspired works of beauty by Scriabin, Ravel, Debussy and Wagner
Intoxicating colours paint inspired works of beauty by Scriabin, Ravel, Debussy and Wagner
7:15 pm
Mon 04 May 2020
7:15 pm | Mon 04 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Sinister strings come to the fore in dark musical journeys by Glass, Herrmann and Schubert
Sinister strings come to the fore in dark musical journeys by Glass, Herrmann and Schubert
Bebel Gilberto, singer
7:30 pm
Mon 04 May 2020
7:30 pm | Mon 04 May 2020
gigs
folk & world
Sultry beats, electronic bossa nova and organic rhythms: it’s the Brazilian singer-songwriter
Sultry beats, electronic bossa nova and organic rhythms: it’s the Brazilian singer-songwriter
Jim Gaffigan, comedian
7:30 pm
Tue 05 May 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 05 May 2020
performance & dance
comedy & cabaret
Find the funny in the everyday at the self-deprecating US stand-up’s new show
Find the funny in the everyday at the self-deprecating US stand-up’s new show
Keaton Henson, musician
Various times
5 May 2020 - 6 May 2020
Various times | 5 May 2020 - 6 May 2020
gigs
electronic
The composer presents an evening of works including his most involved project to date: Six Lethargies
The composer presents an evening of works including his most involved project to date: Six...
Rachel Sussman, Spruce Gran Picea # 0909 - 11A07 (9,550 years old; Sweden), 2009. Archival print, 111.8 x 137.2 cm. © the artist 2020. Courtesy the artist
7:00 pm
Wed 06 May 2020
7:00 pm | Wed 06 May 2020
art & exhibitions
talks & debates
Find out about some of the world’s oldest forms of life from artist Rachel Sussman
Find out about some of the world’s oldest forms of life from artist Rachel Sussman
Playing the Game at Southbank Centre
7:30 pm
Wed 06 May 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 06 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Players show off their skills in a BBC Concert Orchestra concert inspired by games past and present
Players show off their skills in a BBC Concert Orchestra concert inspired by games past and present
David Baddiel, comedian
8:00 pm
Wed 06 May 2020
8:00 pm | Wed 06 May 2020
performance & dance
comedy & cabaret
Come with David Baddiel on a comedy journey into our culture’s most dank virtual underground
Come with David Baddiel on a comedy journey into our culture’s most dank virtual underground
8:00 pm
Wed 06 May 2020
8:00 pm | Wed 06 May 2020
art & exhibitions
literature & poetry
From handwritten Jenga blocks to interactive puzzles, what makes an object a poem?
From handwritten Jenga blocks to interactive puzzles, what makes an object a poem?
A pianist at the piano
7:30 pm
Thu 07 May 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 07 May 2020
classical music
Trace the evolution of the piano concerto at a performance by Royal College of Music pianists
Trace the evolution of the piano concerto at a performance by Royal College of Music pianists
Southbank Sinfonia
11:30 am
Sat 09 May 2020
11:30 am | Sat 09 May 2020
classical music
family & young people
Unleash musical imaginations with a chance for children aged five to 11 to explore the orchestra
Unleash musical imaginations with a chance for children aged five to 11 to explore the orchestra
Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla, conductor
7:30 pm
Sat 09 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 09 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
On the surface, Debussy and Varèse couldn't be more different, but they share an obsession with sound
On the surface, Debussy and Varèse couldn't be more different, but they share an obsession...
Warm Digits, musical group
7:45 pm
Sat 09 May 2020
7:45 pm | Sat 09 May 2020
gigs
electronic
Do you dream of Can playing with the Chemical Brothers in an exploding fireworks factory?
Do you dream of Can playing with the Chemical Brothers in an exploding fireworks factory?
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
4:00 pm
Sun 10 May 2020
4:00 pm | Sun 10 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
The Birmingham Contemporary Music Group profiles French composers who set music free
The Birmingham Contemporary Music Group profiles French composers who set music free
Philharmonia Chamber Players, ensemble

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Sun 10 May 2020
6:00 pm | Sun 10 May 2020
classical music
Tender, sensual, ravishing: hear a short, free recital of two chamber works that reach towards ecstasy
Tender, sensual, ravishing: hear a short, free recital of two chamber works that reach towards...
Alexander Gavrylyuk, pianist

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7:30 pm
Sun 10 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sun 10 May 2020
classical music
Enjoy one of the richest emotional experiences in classical music with the Philharmonia Orchestra
Enjoy one of the richest emotional experiences in classical music with the Philharmonia Orchestra
Martin Terefe, producer
7:45 pm
Sun 10 May 2020
7:45 pm | Sun 10 May 2020
gigs
electronic
The musician meditates on love and loss; hope, dreams, fear and frustration on his new solo album
The musician meditates on love and loss; hope, dreams, fear and frustration on his new solo album
Adam Buxton, comedian
7:30 pm
Mon 11 May 2020
7:30 pm | Mon 11 May 2020
literature & poetry
spoken word & live literature
Parenthood, boarding school trauma and confrontations on trains: the comedian's memoir covers it all
Parenthood, boarding school trauma and confrontations on trains: the comedian's memoir covers...
Iain Stirling, comedian
8:00 pm
12 Mar 2020 - 11 May 2020
8:00 pm | 12 Mar 2020 - 11 May 2020
performance & dance
comedy & cabaret
How do people manage to be normal? The Love Island star mulls it over in his brand new stand-up show
How do people manage to be normal? The Love Island star mulls it over in his brand new stand-up show
Man Booker 50 headshots
7:00 pm
Tue 12 May 2020
7:00 pm | Tue 12 May 2020
Look at the full breadth of human experiences and realities over 12 months in our book club
Look at the full breadth of human experiences and realities over 12 months in our book club
Chineke! Orchestra
7:30 pm
Tue 12 May 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 12 May 2020
classical music
Four pieces by turn-of-the-century composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor have ‘Africa’ in their titles
Four pieces by turn-of-the-century composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor have ‘Africa’ in their...
MEW, band
7:30 pm
Tue 12 May 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 12 May 2020
gigs
rock & alternative
The Danish art-rock band mark the 15th anniversary of their towering, otherworldly fourth album
The Danish art-rock band mark the 15th anniversary of their towering, otherworldly fourth album
Alice Notley, poet
8:00 pm
Tue 12 May 2020
8:00 pm | Tue 12 May 2020
literature & poetry
spoken word & live literature
One of America's most compelling and visionary poets reads from her genre-defying works
One of America's most compelling and visionary poets reads from her genre-defying works
Johanna Calle, Perímetros (Nogal Andino), 2012. © Archivos Pérez & Calle 2020. Courtesy Archivos Pérez & Calle. Photo: J.P. Gutiérrez
7:00 pm
Wed 13 May 2020
7:00 pm | Wed 13 May 2020
art & exhibitions
talks & debates
Join us for a talk with Johanna Calle and Ros Gray on environmental politics and social justice
Join us for a talk with Johanna Calle and Ros Gray on environmental politics and social justice
Pianist Gabriela Montero

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7:30 pm
Wed 13 May 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 13 May 2020
classical music
Encounter Beethoven and Schumann’s most personal musical statements
Encounter Beethoven and Schumann’s most personal musical statements
7:30 pm
Wed 13 May 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 13 May 2020
gigs
folk & world
The powerful singer marks a brand new chapter as she returns to Royal Festival Hall
The powerful singer marks a brand new chapter as she returns to Royal Festival Hall
Maaza Mengiste, writer
7:30 pm
Wed 13 May 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 13 May 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
Two epic new novels shed light on lives confined to the shadows of African and European history
Two epic new novels shed light on lives confined to the shadows of African and European history
Colin Currie Artist Portrait

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Thu 14 May 2020
6:00 pm | Thu 14 May 2020
classical music
‘The world’s finest and most daring percussionist’ (The Spectator)
‘The world’s finest and most daring percussionist’ (The Spectator)
Joana Carneiro, conductor

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7:30 pm
Thu 14 May 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 14 May 2020
classical music
Ride the emotions of great 20th-century American music with the Philharmonia Orchestra
Ride the emotions of great 20th-century American music with the Philharmonia Orchestra
AuB, band

Free

Free

1:00 pm
Fri 15 May 2020
1:00 pm | Fri 15 May 2020
It’s pronounced ‘orb’, and it signifies both a London-based jazz quartet and their debut album
It’s pronounced ‘orb’, and it signifies both a London-based jazz quartet and their debut album
Calabashed, band

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Fri 15 May 2020
6:00 pm | Fri 15 May 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
Psychedelic, melancholy nu jazz? Find out what it sounds like at a free early evening gig
Psychedelic, melancholy nu jazz? Find out what it sounds like at a free early evening gig
Season Butler, writer
7:15 pm
Fri 15 May 2020
7:15 pm | Fri 15 May 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
A coming-of-age novel tackles urgent issues of climate change and the fight to build community
A coming-of-age novel tackles urgent issues of climate change and the fight to build community
Carmina Burana
7:30 pm
Fri 15 May 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 15 May 2020
classical music
O fortuna! The Philharmonia’s rousing performance of Orff’s choral masterpiece is destined to thrill
O fortuna! The Philharmonia’s rousing performance of Orff’s choral masterpiece is destined to...
Ulrich Schnauss, electronic musician
7:30 pm
Fri 15 May 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 15 May 2020
gigs
electronic
Escape into the electronic musician's soundscapes, created from multilayered synths, beats and vocals
Escape into the electronic musician's soundscapes, created from multilayered synths, beats and...
Graphic of a violin and amplifier
7:45 pm
Fri 15 May 2020
7:45 pm | Fri 15 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
What possibilities arise when different genres collide?
What possibilities arise when different genres collide?
A view of trees near Hayward Gallery
12:00 pm
Sat 16 May 2020
12:00 pm | Sat 16 May 2020
Discover fascinating stories behind urban trees on this leafy walking tour with writer Paul Wood
Discover fascinating stories behind urban trees on this leafy walking tour with writer Paul Wood
Participants of a workshop
1:00 pm
Sat 16 May 2020
1:00 pm | Sat 16 May 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Give the edge to your poetry skills at our monthly three-hour weekend writing workshop
Give the edge to your poetry skills at our monthly three-hour weekend writing workshop
Laia Jufresa, writer
2:00 pm
Sat 16 May 2020
2:00 pm | Sat 16 May 2020
talks & debates
Ariana Harwicz, Chloe Aridjis and Laia Jufresa share excerpts from their most recent books
Ariana Harwicz, Chloe Aridjis and Laia Jufresa share excerpts from their most recent books
Aurora Orchestra Fallen Hero
7:30 pm
Sat 16 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 16 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Aurora Orchestra and pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard trace the rise and fall of the hero
Aurora Orchestra and pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard trace the rise and fall of the hero
Ira Glass, radio personality
7:30 pm
Sat 16 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 16 May 2020
talks & debates
One of the foremost storytellers of our time pulls back the curtain on his creative process
One of the foremost storytellers of our time pulls back the curtain on his creative process
Jokha Alharthi and Marilyn Booth
7:45 pm
Sat 16 May 2020
7:45 pm | Sat 16 May 2020
literature & poetry
Join this year’s shortlisted authors and translators for an evening of readings and conversation
Join this year’s shortlisted authors and translators for an evening of readings and conversation
Rumer, singer
7:30 pm
Sun 17 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sun 17 May 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
Unwind to the honeyed tones of the singer-songwriter whose 2010 debut album went platinum
Unwind to the honeyed tones of the singer-songwriter whose 2010 debut album went platinum
 Justin Adams & Mauro Durante, musicians
7:45 pm
Sun 17 May 2020
7:45 pm | Sun 17 May 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
The guitarist, producer and composer adds a new collaboration to his astonishing global collection
The guitarist, producer and composer adds a new collaboration to his astonishing global collection
Xian Zhang, conductor
7:30 pm
Mon 18 May 2020
7:30 pm | Mon 18 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
An English Chamber Orchestra debut for one of the 21st century’s most dynamic conductors
An English Chamber Orchestra debut for one of the 21st century’s most dynamic conductors
Al Di Meola, guitarist
7:30 pm
Mon 18 May 2020
7:30 pm | Mon 18 May 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
A true guitar hero marks 45 years of dazzling technique on stage
A true guitar hero marks 45 years of dazzling technique on stage
Tamila Salimdjanova, pianist
7:45 pm
Mon 18 May 2020
7:45 pm | Mon 18 May 2020
classical music
Take a whirlwind trip from Baroque to modern in a programme featuring Scarlatti, Chopin and Schubert
Take a whirlwind trip from Baroque to modern in a programme featuring Scarlatti, Chopin and Schubert
Alina Ibragimova

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7:00 pm
Tue 19 May 2020
7:00 pm | Tue 19 May 2020
classical music
Who? The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment explains
Who? The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment explains
James Lisney, pianist
7:45 pm
Tue 19 May 2020
7:45 pm | Tue 19 May 2020
classical music
classical music
One of Britain’s finest interpreters of Viennese repertoire presents late masterworks for piano
One of Britain’s finest interpreters of Viennese repertoire presents late masterworks for piano
Borodin Quartet, string quartet

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7:30 pm
Wed 20 May 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 20 May 2020
classical music
Experience Russian chamber music as it should be heard, performed by a world-beating string quartet
Experience Russian chamber music as it should be heard, performed by a world-beating string quartet
Belle Chen, pianist
7:45 pm
Wed 20 May 2020
7:45 pm | Wed 20 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Unbound by tradition, the pianist evokes locations from around the world in an immersive performance
Unbound by tradition, the pianist evokes locations from around the world in an immersive performance
Musicians performing on stage

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Thu 21 May 2020
6:00 pm | Thu 21 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
World premieres from emerging composers round off the Philharmonia Orchestra's Composers' Academy
World premieres from emerging composers round off the Philharmonia Orchestra's Composers'...
Santtu-Matias Rouvali, conductor

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7:30 pm
Thu 21 May 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 21 May 2020
classical music
classical music
Listen out for the swans in this audience favourite from the Philharmonia Orchestra
Listen out for the swans in this audience favourite from the Philharmonia Orchestra
Poet performing on stage
7:45 pm
Thu 21 May 2020
7:45 pm | Thu 21 May 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Poets Don Paterson and Carolyn Forché are among those featured at this month’s poetry and music evening
Poets Don Paterson and Carolyn Forché are among those featured at this month’s poetry and music...
Tindersticks, Rock band
7:30 pm
Fri 22 May 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 22 May 2020
gigs
rock & alternative
The purveyors of dark, majestic indie return with 11th album No Treasure But Hope
The purveyors of dark, majestic indie return with 11th album No Treasure But Hope
Kaash performance on-stage
Various times
22 May 2020 - 25 May 2020
Various times | 22 May 2020 - 25 May 2020
performance & dance
dance
Hindu Gods, black holes and Indian time cycles are among the inspirations for Akram Khan's dance work
Hindu Gods, black holes and Indian time cycles are among the inspirations for Akram Khan's...
Matt Forde, comedian
Various times
6 Oct 2019 - 22 May 2020
Various times | 6 Oct 2019 - 22 May 2020
performance & dance
comedy & cabaret
Broken pledges. Fake deadlines. And that’s just Britain’s leading political comedian
Broken pledges. Fake deadlines. And that’s just Britain’s leading political comedian
Amitav Ghosh, writer
7:45 pm
Sat 23 May 2020
7:45 pm | Sat 23 May 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
The author delivers a keynote address on the need for storytelling in an age defined by climate breakdown
The author delivers a keynote address on the need for storytelling in an age defined by climate...
Amadou & Mariam
8:00 pm
Sat 23 May 2020
8:00 pm | Sat 23 May 2020
gigs
folk & world
In a sensational double bill, the ambassadors of Malian music appear with the legendary gospel group
In a sensational double bill, the ambassadors of Malian music appear with the legendary gospel group
Guru Nanak at Southbank Centre
5:00 pm
Sun 24 May 2020
5:00 pm | Sun 24 May 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Sacred music resounds in a joyful concert performed by some of India and Pakistan’s finest musicians
Sacred music resounds in a joyful concert performed by some of India and Pakistan’s finest...
A Vixen's Tale scene for the digital exhibition

Free

Free

Various times
25 May 2020 - 31 May 2020
Various times | 25 May 2020 - 31 May 2020
family & young people
under 5s
Meet The Cunning Little Vixen in an augmented reality experience from Welsh National Opera
Meet The Cunning Little Vixen in an augmented reality experience from Welsh National Opera
Illustration of Pippi Longstocking

Free

Free

11:00 am
Mon 25 May 2020
11:00 am | Mon 25 May 2020
literature & poetry
family & young people
Happy birthday to the strongest girl in the world
Happy birthday to the strongest girl in the world
The Dark, performance
Various times
25 May 2020 - 27 May 2020
Various times | 25 May 2020 - 27 May 2020
performance & dance
family & young people
A brave young boy befriends the darkness in a captivating and accessible story for the whole family
A brave young boy befriends the darkness in a captivating and accessible story for the whole family
Thomas Trotter, concert organist

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7:30 pm
Tue 26 May 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 26 May 2020
classical music
Thomas Trotter has been called ‘one of the most brilliant concert organists... on the world stage’
Thomas Trotter has been called ‘one of the most brilliant concert organists... on the world...
Parliament Choir Concert
7:30 pm
Tue 26 May 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 26 May 2020
classical music
Settle in for an evening of glorious song from shows and operas with the Parliament Choir
Settle in for an evening of glorious song from shows and operas with the Parliament Choir
Artist Performance in an Interactive Space
Various times
27 May 2020 - 29 May 2020
Various times | 27 May 2020 - 29 May 2020
performance & dance
performance & theatre
Welcome to our interactive art gallery, where each painting is a world waiting to be explored
Welcome to our interactive art gallery, where each painting is a world waiting to be explored
Ray Chen, violinist

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7:30 pm
Wed 27 May 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 27 May 2020
classical music
classical music
Open your heart to Sibelius and Rachmaninoff with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Open your heart to Sibelius and Rachmaninoff with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Midori Takada, composer
7:30 pm
Wed 27 May 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 27 May 2020
gigs
electronic
Contemplate time, place and the impermanence of being at a live music and cinema experience
Contemplate time, place and the impermanence of being at a live music and cinema experience
Dinosaur, jazz group
7:30 pm
Thu 28 May 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 28 May 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
In a stripped-back, acoustic performance, the British jazz supergroup present their third album
In a stripped-back, acoustic performance, the British jazz supergroup present their third album
Samantha Irby, comedian
7:45 pm
Thu 28 May 2020
7:45 pm | Thu 28 May 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
The US comedian, author and blogger appears in conversation in the UK for the very first time
The US comedian, author and blogger appears in conversation in the UK for the very first time
Last Night of Spring Proms audience and conductor with Union Jack flags
7:30 pm
Fri 29 May 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 29 May 2020
classical music
An evening of popular classics is crowned with a jubilant flag-waving Proms Finale
An evening of popular classics is crowned with a jubilant flag-waving Proms Finale
Julia Conway dancing on stage
7:30 pm
Fri 29 May 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 29 May 2020
performance & dance
dance
Poised at the brink of stardom, dancers from the English National Ballet compete for one award
Poised at the brink of stardom, dancers from the English National Ballet compete for one award
Candice Brathwaite, writer
7:45 pm
Fri 29 May 2020
7:45 pm | Fri 29 May 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
The blogger leads a thought-provoking, urgent and inspirational discussion on life as a black mother
The blogger leads a thought-provoking, urgent and inspirational discussion on life as a black mother
Chris Botti, trumpeter
7:30 pm
Sat 30 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 30 May 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
To the New York Times, his playing evokes ‘sunsets and half-moons and low-wattage incandescence'
To the New York Times, his playing evokes ‘sunsets and half-moons and low-wattage...
Art Spiegelman, cartoonist
7:30 pm
Sat 30 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 30 May 2020
literature & poetry
accessible events
The artist and illustrator speaks on his iconic graphic novel, the masterful Holocaust narrative Maus
The artist and illustrator speaks on his iconic graphic novel, the masterful Holocaust narrative...
OAE Tots at Southbank Centre
Various times
Sun 31 May 2020
Various times | Sun 31 May 2020
classical music
family & young people
Beethoven hid some animals in his Pastoral Symphony: can you find them?
Beethoven hid some animals in his Pastoral Symphony: can you find them?
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

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7:30 pm
Sun 31 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sun 31 May 2020
classical music
Berlioz’s famous symphony finds its momentum with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Berlioz’s famous symphony finds its momentum with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Lisa Taddeo, author
7:30 pm
Sun 31 May 2020
7:30 pm | Sun 31 May 2020
literature & poetry
accessible events
A record of unmet needs, unspoken thoughts, disappointments, hopes and unrelenting obsessions
A record of unmet needs, unspoken thoughts, disappointments, hopes and unrelenting obsessions
A pianist and trombonist performing on stage
7:00 pm
Mon 01 Jun 2020
7:00 pm | Mon 01 Jun 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Previously won by Jacqueline du Pré: Royal Overseas League winners compete for first prize
Previously won by Jacqueline du Pré: Royal Overseas League winners compete for first prize
Tayari Jones, writer
7:15 pm
Mon 01 Jun 2020
7:15 pm | Mon 01 Jun 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
The author's latest novel is a breathtaking story about the delicate threads that bind a family together
The author's latest novel is a breathtaking story about the delicate threads that bind a family...
Martha Lane Fox, businesswoman and philanthropist
6:30 pm
Tue 02 Jun 2020
6:30 pm | Tue 02 Jun 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
In its 25th year, the annual book award that honours fiction by women presents its shortlist
In its 25th year, the annual book award that honours fiction by women presents its shortlist
Clare Hammond, pianist

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7:30 pm
Wed 03 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 03 Jun 2020
classical music
An unfairly neglected composer is at the heart of an imaginative selection for piano
An unfairly neglected composer is at the heart of an imaginative selection for piano
David Sedaris, writer
Various times
3 Jun 2020 - 10 Jun 2020
Various times | 3 Jun 2020 - 10 Jun 2020
literature & poetry
Get to the heart of the human condition at a live show of the bestselling author’s sardonic wit
Get to the heart of the human condition at a live show of the bestselling author’s sardonic wit
 Ferran Adrià, chef
7:45 pm
Wed 03 Jun 2020
7:45 pm | Wed 03 Jun 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
Famous for his pioneering culinary techniques, the chef has been applauded and imitated around the world
Famous for his pioneering culinary techniques, the chef has been applauded and imitated around the...

Free

Free

8:00 pm
Wed 03 Jun 2020
8:00 pm | Wed 03 Jun 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Packed with wit, energy and heartache, it's a new anthology of Ethiopian Amharic poetry in English
Packed with wit, energy and heartache, it's a new anthology of Ethiopian Amharic poetry in...
The Bach Choir performing in Royal Festival Hall
7:30 pm
Thu 04 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 04 Jun 2020
classical music
classical music
‘Probably the finest independent choir in the world’ (Evening Standard) performs choruses by Verdi
‘Probably the finest independent choir in the world’ (Evening Standard) performs choruses by...
David Mitchell, writer
7:30 pm
Thu 04 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 04 Jun 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
The bestselling author of Cloud Atlas launches his first novel in five years in a London exclusive
The bestselling author of Cloud Atlas launches his first novel in five years in a London exclusive
Laura Bates, writer
7:45 pm
Thu 04 Jun 2020
7:45 pm | Thu 04 Jun 2020
literature & poetry
talks & debates
The founder of the Everyday Sexism Project discusses her explosive new book
The founder of the Everyday Sexism Project discusses her explosive new book
Pianist on stage

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Fri 05 Jun 2020
6:00 pm | Fri 05 Jun 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
They’ve opened for Herbie Hancock, and now these young jazz musicians invite you to a free Friday gig
They’ve opened for Herbie Hancock, and now these young jazz musicians invite you to a free Friday...
Film still from The English Patient (1996)
7:00 pm
Fri 05 Jun 2020
7:00 pm | Fri 05 Jun 2020
classical music
Anthony Minghella’s romantic blockbuster is accompanied live by the Philharmonia Orchestra
Anthony Minghella’s romantic blockbuster is accompanied live by the Philharmonia Orchestra
Tasmin Little, violinist
7:30 pm
Fri 05 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 05 Jun 2020
classical music
It’s the ‘flawless’ violinist’s 200th London recital - and her last in this city before retirement
It’s the ‘flawless’ violinist’s 200th London recital - and her last in this city before...
Out-Spoken Poetry Masterclass attendees
1:00 pm
Sat 06 Jun 2020
1:00 pm | Sat 06 Jun 2020
literature & poetry
poetry
Write your own truth at a workshop with the freethinking poet and host of Out-Spoken Joelle Taylor
Write your own truth at a workshop with the freethinking poet and host of Out-Spoken Joelle Taylor
Karl Jenkins, musician and composer
2:30 pm
Sat 06 Jun 2020
2:30 pm | Sat 06 Jun 2020
classical music
One of the most performed living composers conducts a selection of his favourite works
One of the most performed living composers conducts a selection of his favourite works
The Music of Zimmer vs. Williams
7:30 pm
Sat 06 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 06 Jun 2020
classical music
Music, lights, lasers, fireworks: see a spectacular performance of scores by two great film composers
Music, lights, lasers, fireworks: see a spectacular performance of scores by two great film...
Jessica Cottis, conductor
7:30 pm
Sat 06 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 06 Jun 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht's dark and biting satire is brought to life by Southbank Sinfonia
Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht's dark and biting satire is brought to life by Southbank Sinfonia
Daedelus, record producer
7:45 pm
Sun 07 Jun 2020
7:45 pm | Sun 07 Jun 2020
gigs
folk & world
The LA-based sonic explorer and experimenter debuts his new live audiovisual show in London
The LA-based sonic explorer and experimenter debuts his new live audiovisual show in London
Daniel Elms
8:00 pm
Sun 07 Jun 2020
8:00 pm | Sun 07 Jun 2020
classical music
contemporary classical
All-encompassing soundscapes await at a concert debuting new arrangements from the electronic musicians
All-encompassing soundscapes await at a concert debuting new arrangements from the electronic...
Randy Newman, singer-songwriter
8:00 pm
Sun 07 Jun 2020
8:00 pm | Sun 07 Jun 2020
gigs
contemporary classical
The singer and film composer counts the Toy Story theme and a biting satire on Putin among his hits
The singer and film composer counts the Toy Story theme and a biting satire on Putin among his hits
Kingston Music Service on stage
7:00 pm
Mon 08 Jun 2020
7:00 pm | Mon 08 Jun 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
Get swept along by the power of rhythm in a concert created and performed by talented young people
Get swept along by the power of rhythm in a concert created and performed by talented young people
Diana Jones, singer-songwriter
7:45 pm
Mon 08 Jun 2020
7:45 pm | Mon 08 Jun 2020
gigs
folk & world
US singer-songwriter Diana Jones is known for her gritty, literary, Appalachian-influenced songs
US singer-songwriter Diana Jones is known for her gritty, literary, Appalachian-influenced songs
Wardruna at Southbank Centre
7:30 pm
Tue 09 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Tue 09 Jun 2020
gigs
folk & world
Out of Norse esoteric tradition comes the brooding music of Norwegian group Wardruna
Out of Norse esoteric tradition comes the brooding music of Norwegian group Wardruna
Peter O'Hagan, pianist
7:45 pm
Tue 09 Jun 2020
7:45 pm | Tue 09 Jun 2020
classical music
A leading interpreter of contemporary classical plays Stockhausen, Boulez and Messiaen
A leading interpreter of contemporary classical plays Stockhausen, Boulez and Messiaen
The Argonauts
Various times
10 Jun 2020 - 11 Jun 2020
Various times | 10 Jun 2020 - 11 Jun 2020
performance & dance
performance & theatre
A dark, funny and surprising dance theatre production from Ben Duke reimagines the Greek myth
A dark, funny and surprising dance theatre production from Ben Duke reimagines the Greek myth
Poet performing on stage
7:45 pm
Wed 10 Jun 2020
7:45 pm | Wed 10 Jun 2020
gigs
literature & poetry
Settle in for an evening of live music and poetry, headlined by Fiona Benson and Wayne Holloway-Smith
Settle in for an evening of live music and poetry, headlined by Fiona Benson and Wayne...
Musician playing the harp

Free

Free

6:00 pm
Thu 11 Jun 2020
6:00 pm | Thu 11 Jun 2020
classical music
classical music
The Philharmonia Orchestra's Instrumental Fellowship Programme supports the talent of tomorrow
The Philharmonia Orchestra's Instrumental Fellowship Programme supports the talent of tomorrow
Mahler: Song of Lamentation

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7:30 pm
Thu 11 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 11 Jun 2020
classical music
An evening of high stakes and drama brings the Philharmonia Orchestra’s season to a close
An evening of high stakes and drama brings the Philharmonia Orchestra’s season to a close
Solange, singer-songwriter
7:30 pm
Fri 12 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 12 Jun 2020
gigs
pop
Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter and visual artist Solange Knowles performs as part of Meltdown
Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter and visual artist Solange Knowles performs as part of...
Lee 'Scratch' Perry, singer and producer
7:30 pm
Fri 12 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Fri 12 Jun 2020
gigs
folk & world
The reggae pioneer’s killer rhythms recall African roots while reaching for the vastness of outer space
The reggae pioneer’s killer rhythms recall African roots while reaching for the vastness of outer...
Peaches, musician
7:30 pm
Sat 13 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 13 Jun 2020
gigs
rock & alternative
The legendary feminist pop icon makes a triumphant return to Royal Festival Hall with an explosive show
The legendary feminist pop icon makes a triumphant return to Royal Festival Hall with an explosive...
Jimmy Cliff, musician
7:30 pm
Sun 14 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Sun 14 Jun 2020
gigs
folk & world
Be here for a one-off show from the musician behind immortal anthems including 'The Harder They Come'
Be here for a one-off show from the musician behind immortal anthems including 'The Harder They...
The Love Unlimited Synth Orchestra performing on stage
7:30 pm
Wed 17 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 17 Jun 2020
gigs
pop
Pay tribute to Barry White at a live show with Charles Hazlewood and the British Paraorchestra
Pay tribute to Barry White at a live show with Charles Hazlewood and the British Paraorchestra
Oumou Sangaré, singer
7:30 pm
Wed 17 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Wed 17 Jun 2020
gigs
folk & world
The Songbird of Wassoulou draws upon a rich musical heritage at the same time as looking to the future
The Songbird of Wassoulou draws upon a rich musical heritage at the same time as looking to the...
Skunk Anansie, rock band
7:30 pm
Thu 18 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 18 Jun 2020
gigs
rock & alternative
The band that delivered a shot of adrenaline to London's 1994 music scene is as radical as ever
The band that delivered a shot of adrenaline to London's 1994 music scene is as radical as ever
Meshell Ndegeocello, singer-songwriter
7:30 pm
Thu 18 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Thu 18 Jun 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
Mercurial and masterful, the musical original and neo-soul pioneer leads us to expect the unexpected
Mercurial and masterful, the musical original and neo-soul pioneer leads us to expect the unexpected
Lee Field, singer
7:30 pm
Sat 20 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 20 Jun 2020
gigs
jazz & blues
Soul music has poured from this living legend since his early days on North Carolina juke joint stages
Soul music has poured from this living legend since his early days on North Carolina juke joint...
Baaba Maal, musician
7:30 pm
Sat 20 Jun 2020
7:30 pm | Sat 20 Jun 2020
gigs
folk & world
Blending African roots and contemporary influences, the singer and guitarist is a born musical traveller
Blending African roots and contemporary influences, the singer and guitarist is a born musical...