JAMIE JONES & KATE SIMKO: OPUS 1 – BARBICAN

JAMIE JONES & KATE SIMKO: OPUS 1 – BARBICAN

Experience the self-destruction of an ancient civilisation and our planet engulfed by the vastness of the ocean in two massive audio-visual portrayals of a dark past – and still-avoidable future. READ MORE>>

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF INDIA

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF INDIA

Conductor Robert Ames and violinist Galya Bisengalieva return to the SOI following their sold-out and highly-acclaimed concerts last year. READ MORE>>

PHILIP GLASS – THE BOWIE SYMPHONIES

PHILIP GLASS – THE BOWIE SYMPHONIES

Attend the European premiere of Philip Glass’ Symphony No.12, a tribute to the chameleon genius of pop mastermind David Bowie. It’s performed alongside his First and Fourth symphonies by ... READ MORE>>

Past Concerts

OTHER WORLDS – BARBICAN

OTHER WORLDS – BARBICAN

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BBC PROMS – PIONEERS OF SOUND

BBC PROMS – PIONEERS OF SOUND

Daphne Oram’s visionary Still Point fills the cavernous space of the Royal Albert Hall for the first time in the premiere of a revised realisation based on recently discovered archive material. ... READ MORE>>

CRAIG ARMSTRONG – UNION CHAPEL

CRAIG ARMSTRONG – UNION CHAPEL

Experience the self-destruction of an ancient civilisation and our planet engulfed by the vastness of the ocean in two massive audio-visual portrayals of a dark past – and still-avoidable future. READ MORE>>

BELARUSIAN STATE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

BELARUSIAN STATE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

Conductor Robert Ames and violinist Galya Bisengalieva perform for the first time in Minsk with the Belarusian State Chamber Orchestra. The programme will include music by Americans John Adams ... READ MORE>>

WORDLESS MUSIC ORCHESTRA – ACE THEATRE

WORDLESS MUSIC ORCHESTRA – ACE THEATRE

Wordless Music presents Paul Thomas Anderson’s PHANTOM THREAD, starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, and Lesley Manville, with music by Jonny Greenwood, and nominated for six Academy Awards, ... READ MORE>>

WORDLESS MUSIC ORCHESTRA – BAM

WORDLESS MUSIC ORCHESTRA – BAM

Wordless Music presents the U.S. premiere live score in New York  of Paul Thomas Anderson’s PHANTOM THREAD, starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, and Lesley Manville, with music by Jonny ... READ MORE>>

ROTTERDAM PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

ROTTERDAM PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Be one of the first to see Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest film Phantom Thread with Jonny Greenwood’s soundtrack performed live by the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Robert Ames. READ MORE>>

PHANTOM THREAD LIVE

PHANTOM THREAD LIVE

Be one of the first to see Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest film Phantom Thread with Jonny Greenwood’s soundtrack performed live by the London Contemporary Orchestra and conductor Robert Ames. READ MORE>>

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF INDIA

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF INDIA

Conductor Robert Ames and violinist Galya Bisengalieva return to the SOI following their sold-out and highly-acclaimed concerts in March. This evening will include Corelli’s ‘Christmas Concerto’, READ MORE>>

K Á R Y Y N

K Á R Y Y N

K Á R Y Y N is a producer, composer and vocalist who makes textured and emotional music inspired by the human condition, science and spirituality. Born in Alabama, baptised in Aleppo and raised ... READ MORE>>

SOUND UP: ORGAN REFRAMED – MOSCOW

SOUND UP: ORGAN REFRAMED – MOSCOW

The 14th edition of Sound Up sees Organ reframed, curated by Clare Singer visit Moscow. Conductor Robert Ames will be working with James McVinnie and The Studio For New Music for this special ... READ MORE>>

ORGAN REFRAMED 2017

ORGAN REFRAMED 2017

Organ Reframed Cinema: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari with new score by Adam Bryanbaum Wiltzie (Stars of the Lid) Organ Reframed 2017 closes with a night of classic silent film accompanied by a ... READ MORE>>

BBC PROMS

BBC PROMS

BBC Radio 3 presenter Sara Mohr-Pietsch and the London Contemporary Orchestra for a specially curated Prom in the industrial surroundings of The Tanks at Tate Modern. In a link-up with BBC Radio ... READ MORE>>

AARHUS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

AARHUS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Aarhus Symphony Orchestra and Aarhus Festival present both a premiere and a first performance when the British composer and DJ Shiva Feshareki brings her innovative piece ’O’ to Aarhus. The ... READ MORE>>

PRINTWORKS

PRINTWORKS

For the first time in its history Printworks will feature acoustic instrumentation, including four orchestras playing simultaneously with electronic sampling, all in its unique 30,000 sq. ft main READ MORE>>

MICA LEVI – UNDER THE SKIN: LIVE

MICA LEVI – UNDER THE SKIN: LIVE

Mica Levi Under the Skin (dir. Jonathan Glazer)LCO is joined by Kazakhstani musicians to perform Under the Skin for one night only at the Kazakhstan Central Concert Hall. A seminal recent work of READ MORE>>

LCO @ (LE) POISSON ROUGE

LCO @ (LE) POISSON ROUGE

(Le) Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St, New York LCO takes #TheLondonSound stateside with the orchestra’s New York debut at (le) Poisson Rouge on Tuesday May 18th, conducted by Robert ... READ MORE>>

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF INDIA

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF INDIA

The Symphony Orchestra of India under the baton of the dynamic young British conductor, Robert Ames, and featuring the brilliant and renowned violinist Galya Bisengalieva, performed at The Doon ... READ MORE>>

ARTHUR RUSSELL: TOWER OF MEANING

ARTHUR RUSSELL: TOWER OF MEANING

LCO makes its Kings Place debut with a performance of Arthur Russell’s orchestral work Tower of Meaning. The ensemble will be led by percussionist Bill Ruyle, who will also conduct, and ... READ MORE>>

ORGAN REFRAMED: UNION CHAPEL 2016

ORGAN REFRAMED: UNION CHAPEL 2016

Organ Reframed is a three day festival of film, intimate solo sets, improvisations and larger scale commissions based around Union Chapel’s 1877 organ, designed and built for the space. The ... READ MORE>>

‘IN C’ WITH TERRY RILEY

‘IN C’ WITH TERRY RILEY

You can hear Terry Riley’s influence in everything from piano music to techno and psychedelia. Here is a rare opportunity to see the composer himself participate in a performance of his ... READ MORE>>

BBC RADIO 3 IN CONCERT: ST JOHN AT HACKNEY

BBC RADIO 3 IN CONCERT: ST JOHN AT HACKNEY

Following on from January’s BBC Radio 3 New Year New Music concert, the LCO Conducted by Robert Ames returned to St John at Hackney for Open Ear – a concert of contemporary music. READ MORE>>

DEEP∞MINIMALISM: STILL POINT

DEEP∞MINIMALISM: STILL POINT

St John's Smith Square, London Daphne Oram Still Point, for orchestra, treated instrumental recordings and turntables (realised by Shiva Feshareki & James Bulley – world premiere) John ... READ MORE>>

SONEMUS FEST: SARAJEVO

SONEMUS FEST: SARAJEVO

SONEMUS FEST 2016. The title of this year’s edition, TRANCEGRESSION, is a hybrid formed by joining two English/French words: trance - a half-conscious state of mind between dream and reality, and READ MORE>>

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF INDIA – THE FOUR SEASONS OF INDIA

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF INDIA – THE FOUR SEASONS OF INDIA

The classical music calendar in March opens with a themed concert performed by the Symphony Orchestra of India.... READ MORE>>

TERRY RILEY PREMIERE: BELL STATION III

TERRY RILEY PREMIERE: BELL STATION III

Barbican Centre, London Terry Riley Bell Station III (world premiere) Members of the London Contemporary Orchestra Tiffin Boys’ Choir Terry Riley (vocals / prepared piano) Robert Ames ... READ MORE>>

KAZAKHSTAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

KAZAKHSTAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Robert Ames Returns to Kazakhstan with a programme inspired by Vivaldi's Four Seasons. With Kazakh State Soloist Galya Bisengalieva, performed at the Philharmonic hall in Almaty. READ MORE>>

BALLET BOYZ: ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

BALLET BOYZ: ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

For their first appearance at the Linbury Studio Theatre (as part of Deloitte Ignite 2014) BalletBoyz founders and former Royal Ballet dancers Michael Nunn and William Trevitt present READ MORE>>

JAMES LAVELLE’S MELTDOWN

JAMES LAVELLE’S MELTDOWN

UNKLE play a specially created, audiovisual show for Meltdown, presented by James Lavelle and Mara Carlyle. This one-off show features the LCO (conducted by Robert Ames), Goldsmiths Vocal ... READ MORE>>

OVAL SPACE

OVAL SPACE

The final performance in the LCO’s Imagined Occasions series is at Oval Space, in Bethnal Green. The modern loft venue, formally an old warehouse, is framed by derelict, unfinished concrete ... READ MORE>>