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...
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
Level 6 Frobisher Crescent
LONDON EC2Y 8DS
Contact: Sumita Menon
Phone: +44 (0)20 7382 2567
President: Sir Simon Rattle OM CBE
Vice-President: Michael Tilson Thomas
Patron: Simon Russell Beale CBE
Patron: Howard Goodall CBE
Chorus Director: Simon Halsey CBE
Chairman: Owen Hanmer