NEWS: Philharmonia Orchestra to Celebrate 75th Anniversary in 2020

The orchestra have unveiled details for the first part of its 75th anniversary celebrations. The Philharmonia Orchestra have confirmed details for the initial part of its 75th anniversary celebrations, marking three-quarters of a century filled with concerts, recordings, technological innovation, community-led outreach and artistic adventure. Philharmonia at 75 will open in January 2020 with a… Read More

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Interview With… Tim Woodall

Love London Love Culture chatted to the Philharmonia Orchestra’s tim Woodall about the orchestra’s upcoming Weimar Berlin: Bittersweet Metropolis series. Could you explain a bit more about the idea behind Weimar Berlin: Bittersweet Metropolis? The idea comes from a long line of immersive series the Philharmonia and Esa-Pekka Salonen have promoted at Southbank Centre that aim… Read More

REVIEW: Santtu- Mattias Rouvali Conducts Stravinsky, Southbank Centre

The newly announced Principal Conductor of the Philharmonia Orchestra, Santtu-Matias Rouvali,offers a lively and entertaining concert that seems a tantalising taste of what audiences can expect when he officially takes over in the 2020/2021 season. Having recently been announced as the Principal Conductor of the Philharmonia Orchestra, taking over from Esa-Pekka Salonen, Santtu-Matias Rouvali and… Read More

PREVIEW: Gershwin Reimagined, Royal Festival Hall

The Royal Festival Hall will present an evening filled with classic  Gershwin songs performed by Shaun Escoffery and Laura Mvula.  Taking place on the 10th February, this one off concert will see Olivier Award-nominated Shaun Escoffery (currently playing Mufasa in West End musical The Lion King), Mercury award-nominated Laura Mvula and the Philharmonia Orchestra performing a number of Gershwin classics. Songs such as ‘Embraceable You’, ‘Summertime’ and ‘I Got Rhythm’ have been arranged by… Read More