Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 25 May 2018View it hereDismiss
Bachtrack logo

Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance listings | BBC Symphony Orchestra

Grimaldi Forum: Salle des Princes, Monte-Carlo

Bartók Concertos
Buy tickets
Bartók, Violin Concerto no. 1, Sz 36
Bartók, Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116
Bartók, Violin Concerto no. 2, Sz 112
Péter Eötvös, Conductor
Renaud Capuçon, Violin
Sat 6 Apr at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC SO Total Immersion Lili and Nadia Boulanger - orchestral works
Buy tickets
Boulanger, Psalm 24: La terre appartient à l'Eternel
Boulanger, Vieille Priere Bouddhique
Boulanger, Faust et Helene
Boulanger, Fantaisie variée, for piano and orchestra
Boulanger, Psalm 130 "Du fond de l'abime"
Alexandra Dăriescu, Piano
Katarina Dalayman, Soprano
James Way, Tenor
Kostas Smoriginas, Bass-baritone
BBC Symphony Chorus
James Gaffigan, Conductor
Wed 10 Apr at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Shostakovich: The Year 1957
Buy tickets
Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F major, Op.102
Shostakovich, Eleven Variations on a Theme by Glinka for piano, Op.104a (piano only)
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 11 in G minor "The year 1905", Op.103
Semyon Bychkov, Conductor
Alexei Volodin, Piano
Wed 17 Apr at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Tippett, Szymanowski and Debussy
Buy tickets
Tippett, The Rose Lake
Szymanowski, Violin Concerto no. 1, Op.35
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande: Suite
Sir Andrew Davis, Conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, Violin
Fri 26 Apr at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Elgar and Dvorak
Buy tickets
Elgar, Violin Concerto in B minor, Op.61
Dvořák, Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Nicola Benedetti, Violin
Sun 28 Apr at 15:00

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Alexander McCall Smith
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Alexander McCall Smith
Buy tickets
Alexander McCall Smith, Librettist
Fri 3 May at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Stravinsky's Rite of Spring
Buy tickets
Stravinsky, Funeral Song, Op.5
Shostakovich, Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99
Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Igor Yuzefovich, Violin
Sat 11 May at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Golijov and John Adams
Buy tickets
Thomas, Radiant Circles
Golijov, Oceana
Adams, Naive and Sentimental Music
Joana Carneiro, Conductor
Nora Fischer, Soprano
BBC Symphony Chorus
Wed 15 May at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Raymond Yiu, Britten and Shostakovich
Buy tickets
Yiu, The London Citizen Exceedingly Injured
Britten, Serenade for tenor, horn and strings, song cycle, Op.31
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 1 in F minor, Op.10
David Robertson, Conductor
Martin Owen, French horn
Anthony Gregory, Tenor
Fri 24 May at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Larcher and Mahler
Buy tickets
Larcher, Chiasma for orchestra (UK premiére)
Mahler, Symphony no. 7
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Thu 3 Oct at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra: Miss Julie in concert
Buy tickets
Alwyn, Miss Julie
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Kenneth Richardson, Director
Anna Patalong, Miss Julie
Marta Fontanals-Simmons, Kristin
Samuel Sakker, Ulrik
Duncan Rock, Jean
Fri 1 Nov at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra/Babbins
Buy tickets
Howard, Torus
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 5 in D major
Elena Urioste, Violin
Martyn Brabbins, Conductor
Fri 8 Nov at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Oramo
Buy tickets
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Classical", Op.25
Haydn, Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, Hob VIIe:1
Jolas, Onze Lieder (UK première)
Haydn, Symphony no. 103 in E flat major "Drumroll" (Paukenwirbel)
Håkan Hardenberger, Trumpet
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Tue 12 Nov at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Playing in the Dark, Neil Gaiman and the BBC Symphony Orchestra
Buy tickets
Programme to be announced
Alexander Vedernikov, Conductor
Neil Gaiman, Narrator
Sun 1 Dec at 14:30

Barbican Hall, London

Family Total Immersion: Lift Off!
Buy tickets
Programme to be announced
Benjamin Glassberg, Conductor
Sat 7 Dec at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Bychkov
Buy tickets
Glanert, Requiem für Hieronymus Bosch
Marie Arnet, Soprano
Christa Mayer, Mezzo-soprano
Semyon Bychkov, Conductor
Fri 13 Dec at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Payare
Buy tickets
Dean, Amphitheatre, Scene for Orchestra
Weir, Oboe Concerto
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Nicholas Daniel, Oboe
Rafael Payare, Conductor
Wed 18 Dec at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Vedernikov
Buy tickets
Sviridov, Suite from The Blizzard
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 1 in G minor "Winter Daydreams", Op.13
Andrei Korobeinikov, Piano
Alexander Vedernikov, Conductor
Sat 11 Jan 2020 at 20:00

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra: David Lang's prisoner of the state in concert
BBC Symphony Orchestra: David Lang's prisoner of the state in concert
Buy tickets
Lang, Prisoner of the State (European première; Barbican co-commission)
Ilan Volkov, Conductor
Elkhanah Pulitzer, Director
Claron McFadden, The Jailor's Assistant
Jarrett Ott, The Prisoner
Davóne Tines, The Jailor
Alan Oke, The Leader
BBC Singers
Fri 24 Jan 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Saraste
Buy tickets
Fagerlund, Water Atlas (UK première & BBC commission)
Mahler, Sieben Lieder
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 8 in C minor, Op.65
Karen Cargill, Mezzo-soprano
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, Conductor
Wed 29 Jan 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Spano
Buy tickets
Pärt, Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten (World première & BBC Commission)
Skyllas, Kyrie Eleison
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30
Garrick Ohlsson, Piano
Robert Spano, Conductor
Fri 7 Feb 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Mendelssohn's Elijah
Buy tickets
Mendelssohn, Elijah
Elizabeth Watts, Soprano
Claudia Huckle, Mezzo-soprano
Allan Clayton, Tenor
Johan Reuter, Baritone
BBC Symphony Chorus
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Sat 22 Feb 2020 at 10:30

Barbican Centre: Cinema 1, London

BBC SO Total Immersion: Anders Hillborg
Buy tickets
Camilla Lundberg, Anders Hillborg
Sat 22 Feb 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC SO Total Immersion: Anders Hillborg – Swedish Maverick
Buy tickets
Hillborg, Eleven Gates
Hillborg, Eleven Gates
Hillborg, Beast Sampler
Hillborg, Peacock Tales, millennium version for solo clarinet and tape
Hillborg, Violin Concerto
Carolin Widmann, Violin
Martin Fröst, Clarinet
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Wed 4 Mar 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Missa Solemnis
Buy tickets
Beethoven, Mass in D Major "Missa solemnis”, Op.123
Elizabeth Llewellyn, Soprano
Christine Rice, Mezzo-soprano
Thomas Atkins, Tenor
Brindley Sherratt, Bass
Richard Farnes, Conductor
BBC Symphony Chorus
Fri 13 Mar 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Gardner
Buy tickets
Schoenberg, Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night) for orchestra, Op.4
Fried, Verklärte Nacht for mezzo, tenor and orchestra
Lehár, Fieber
Brahms, Piano Quartet no. 1 in G minor, Op.25 (arr. by Arnold Schoenberg)
Dame Sarah Connolly, Mezzo-soprano
Edward Gardner, Conductor
Fri 27 Mar 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Chauhan
Buy tickets
Baker, New Work (World première & BBC Commission)
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, K466
Bruckner, Symphony no. 9 in D minor, WAB 109
Eric Lu, Piano
Alpesh Chauhan, Conductor
Fri 3 Apr 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Oramo
Buy tickets
Rossini, Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Overture
Borisova-Ollas, Violin Concerto: "A Portrait of a Lady by the Swan Lake"
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 15 in A major, Op.141
Baiba Skride, Violin
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Fri 17 Apr 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Stasevska
Buy tickets
Anderson, Incantesimi
Sibelius, The Swan of Tuonela, Op.22 no.2
Grime, Violin Concerto (UK première)
Sibelius, Symphony no. 1 in E minor, Op.39
Dalia Stasevska, Conductor
Leila Josefowicz, Violin
Sat 2 May 2020 at 14:30

Barbican Hall, London

David Walliams and the BBC Symphony Orchestra
Buy tickets
Programme to be announced
Ben Gernon, Conductor
David Walliams, Narrator
Thu 7 May 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Oramo
Buy tickets
Pejačević, Symphony in F sharp minor, Op.41
Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor, Op.15
Paul Lewis, Piano
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Fri 22 May 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra / Oramo
Buy tickets
Sibelius, Snöfrid, improvisation for narrator, mixed-voice choir and orchestra, Op.29 (UK première)
Stravinsky, Violin Concerto in D major
Sibelius, Tulen synty (The Origin of Fire) for baritone, male choir and orchestra, Op.32
Elgar, Symphony no. 2 in E flat major, Op.63
Vilde Frang, Violin
Ville Rusanen, Baritone
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Sat 20 Jun 2020 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

BBC Symphony Orchestra: Joby Talbot's Everest in concert
BBC Symphony Orchestra: Joby Talbot's Everest in concert
Buy tickets
Talbot, Everest Prelude (UK première)
Talbot, Everest (UK première)
Nicole Paiement, Conductor
Leonard Foglia, Director
Veronika Haller, Jan Arnold
Andrew Bidlack, Rob Hall
Craig Verm, Doug Hansen
Michael Mayes, Beck Weathers
BBC Singers