For this special concert, three of the world’s great Ligeti interpreters join Aurora under Nicholas Collon to perform some of his most imaginative and powerful music.
Travel back in time 200 million years to the age of the dinosaurs in our storytelling concert for children and families.
We debut at London’s beloved Proms at St Jude’s with a memorised performance of Mozart's 40th symphony.
We debut at the striking new concert hall La Seine Musicale with a memorised performance of Mozart's 40th symphony.
Aurora players reflect on their experience performing from memory and discuss why they find it so musically enriching.
The only orchestra in the world to perform whole symphonies from memory, Aurora brings this unique and thrilling artistic style to Kings Place for the first time.
Grab a partner, put on your cowboy boots, and learn the steps to a raucous hoedown with Principal Double Bassist Ben Griffiths and his bluegrass/country band.
Aurora teams up with Barry Humphries and cabaret diva Meow Meow in this risqué, sophisticated and seductive tribute to the jazz-infused music of the Weimar Republic.
We return to the BBC Proms with an epic all-Shostakovich programme, performing the composer’s ninth symphony from memory.
We present a phantasmagoria, conjuring up the spirits and myths of two early romantic masterpieces: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and Beethoven’s fifth symphony.
Jörg Widmann and Jean-Efflam Bavouzet discuss their careers and relationship to Mozart’s music with Aurora Chief Executive John Harte.
Aurora explores musical extraordinaires from the 18th century to the modern day with celebrated pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
Soar with a pterodactyl, dance with a stegosaurus and rediscover your inner child.
Nico Muhly talks to Radio 3’s Tom Service about his works, inspirations, and new music today.
Curated with longtime Aurora collaborators composer Nico Muhly and countertenor Iestyn Davies, this programme stops the clocks and delves into ancient notions of time, as explored by Dowland, Debussy, Satie and Adès.
Aurora brings the year to a close in style with a New Year’s Eve programme in the company of world-class pianist Imogen Cooper.
Ring in the new year with an adventurous night packed with food and drink, performances, activities, and special guests curated by Aurora Principal Players.
The wayfarer, the migrant, the refugee: we embark on a journey through time and space in the company of those that walk the face of the earth.
We explore celestial sounds and the cosmic order in an eclectic programme enriched by choreography and illustration.