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To the left, a man plays the cello in a white costume. On his right, a person is dressed up as an elephant.

Debussy and the Snow Elephant

Follow Jimbo the snow elephant’s dream to become a dancer in a musical adventure. Help Jimbo to shuffle like a penguin, hop like a toad and sparkle like a thousand fireflies in this storytelling concert. The event blends beautiful chamber arrangements of Debussy’s piano music with a specially commissioned story from writer Kate Wakeling, presented […]

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To the left, a man plays the cello in a white costume. On his right, a person is dressed up as an elephant.

Debussy and the Snow Elephant

Follow Jimbo the snow elephant’s dream to become a dancer in a musical adventure for children aged 0-5. Help Jimbo to shuffle like a penguin, hop like a toad and sparkle like a thousand fireflies in this storytelling concert. The event blends beautiful chamber arrangements of Debussy’s piano music with a specially commissioned story from […]

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To the left, a man plays the cello in a white costume. On his right, a person is dressed up as an elephant.

Debussy and the Snow Elephant

Follow Jimbo the snow elephant’s dream to become a dancer in a musical adventure featuring arrangements of Debussy’s music.

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An American town, with a power station and a mountain in the distance

American Rhapsody

Hear a virtuosic American programme roaming from the mountains of Appalachia to the mean New York streets of West Side Story.

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An animated sprite balances on an animated oboe

The Making of the Orchestra

Mason Bates’ multimedia concerto Philharmonia Fantastique: The Making of the Orchestra is a joyful introduction to classical music for ages 5+.

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A man sits barefoot on the ground, a ray of light striking his outstretched hand

Aurora with Jan Lisiecki

Aurora pairs iconic works by Beethoven with a new piece from one of the most exciting voices in 21st-century music, Héloïse Werner.

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Yellow spotlights illuminate an orchestra, different sections on different platforms within the audience in a vast hall.

Inside Beethoven at Printworks

We take classical music out of the concert hall, teaming up with Nwando Ebizie, Southbank Centre and iconic electronic music venue Printworks to present a completely new take on the greatest symphony ever written.

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An illustrated wolf has its mouth open, trying to eat a mouse flying on a duck, in front of a full moon

The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse

The much-loved children’s story by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen becomes a musical adventure in this world premiere for families and children aged 4–8.

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