Sir Simon Rattle presents a double-bill of works by Leonard Bernstein, to celebrate the centenary of the Orchestra’s former President. First up, Rattle is joined by pianist Krystian Zimerman for the symphony inspired by W H Auden’s ambitious book-length poem, The Age of Anxiety. After the interval, the Chorus join the orchestra on stage for one More...
Celebrating ‘Bernstein 100′ with London Symphony Orchestra, Simon Halsey discusses the London Symphony Chorus’ contribution. https://lso.co.uk/whats-on/icalrepeat.detail/2017/11/05/770/-/bernstein-100.html
In his review in Sinfinimusic (22nd October 2015) of the recording on LSO Live of Schumann’s “Das Paradies und die Peri”, conducted by Simon Rattle, Gavin Plumley pays tribute to the tender and introspective performance of this rarely-heard work, which is neither opera nor oratorio. His praise for the recording includes, “Ra More...
London Symphony Chorus,
c/o London Symphony Orchestra
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LONDON EC2Y 8DS Phone: +44 (0)20 7382 2518 Contact: Andra East, Choral Projects Manager Email: email@example.com
President: Sir Simon Rattle OM CBE President Emeritus: André Previn KBE Vice-President: Michael Tilson Thomas Patron: Simon Russell Beale CBE Patron: Howard Goodall CBE Chorus Director: Simon Halsey CBE Chairman: Owen Hanmer