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Jordi Savall & Hesperion XXI

Where: Southbank Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hall When: Tuesday 25th September Info: Pioneering interpreters of early music Jordi Savall and his Hesperion XXI bring to life the melodies of the 16th and 17th centuries. Jordi Savall’s appearance in the 2016/17 International Chamber Music Series with his ensemble Le Concert Des Nations received 5-star reviews, with Bachtrack commenting […]

Poet In Da Corner

Where: Royal Court When: 21st September – 6th October Info: In a strict Mormon household somewhere in the seam between East London and Essex, a girl is given Dizzee Rascal’s ground-breaking grime album Boy in da Corner by her best friend SS Vyper. Precisely 57 minutes and 21 seconds later, her life begins to change – from feeling […]

VR Sound Stage: Beethoven and Mahler

Who: Philharmonia Orchestra Where: The Clore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall When: 27th – 30th September Info: For years, the Philharmonia’s large-scale digital productions RE-RITE and Universe of Sound have been putting people at the heart of a symphony orchestra. Virtual Reality is the next natural step in this concept.​​ The Orchestra began experimenting with VR in early 2015, and has […]