Concerts Free Events

Below is a complete list of all our forthcoming free events. Some may require you to reserve a ticket, but all are completely free of charge.

Thursday 1 Nov 2018, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Soloists include:

Sarah Oates, Rebecca Chan, Gijs Kramers, William Bender, Karen Stephenson, Richard Birchall...


Boccherini Quintet in C minor Op. 51, No. 2

Richard Strauss Metamorphosen (for String Septet)


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Tuesday 13 Nov 2018, 6.15pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Anthony Weeden in conversation with Jonathan Kuhles. 
FREE admission, ticket required. 


Part of
18/19
CANTERBURY SEASON

Thursday 22 Nov 2018, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Soloists include:

Julia Liang, Camilla Marchant, Katherine Bryer, Erika Curbelo, Michela Zanoni, Irena Radic



Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Wednesday 5 Dec 2018, 6.15pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Santtu-Matias Rouvali in conversation with a member of the Orchestra. 
FREE admission


Part of
18/19
LEICESTER SEASON

Wednesday 23 Jan 2019, 6.30pmThe Anvil, Basingstoke

Alice Sara Ott in conversation with Natasha Riordan-Eva.
FREE admission, ticket required. 


Part of
18/19
BASINGSTOKE SEASON

Thursday 24 Jan 2019, 6pmClore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall, London

Alice Sara Ott and Santtu-Matias Rouvali in conversation. FREE admission


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

Thursday 7 Feb 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Organist James McVinnie introduces the evening's programme. FREE admission


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

Wednesday 20 Feb 2019, 6.15pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Robert Rawson introduces the evening's programme. 
FREE admission, ticket required. 


Part of
18/19
CANTERBURY SEASON

Thursday 21 Feb 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Soloists include:

Adrián Varela, Jan Regulski, Gijs Kramers, Eric Villeminey


Programme to include:

Bach Contrapunctus 1 from The Art of Fugue, Bach Contrapunctus 14a from The Art of Fugue, Bach Choral Aus Meines Herzens Grunde, BWV 269...


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Sunday 24 Feb 2019, 6pmClore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall, London

An introduction to the evening's programme. FREE admission


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

Friday 29 Mar 2019, 6.15pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Xian Zhang in conversation with John Florance.
FREE admission


Part of
18/19
LEICESTER SEASON

Saturday 30 Mar 2019, 6.30pmThe Anvil, Basingstoke

An introduction to the evening's programme.
FREE admission, ticket required. 


Part of
18/19
BASINGSTOKE SEASON

Sunday 31 Mar 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Soloists include:

Fabrizio Falasca, Sarah Oates, Yukiko Ogura, Eric Villeminey, Karen Stephenson, Heidi Krutzen


Muhly Clear Music

Chausson String Quartet in C minor, Op.35


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Sunday 14 Apr 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

O'Neill Bach's Fizz Overture

Bartók Hungarian Folk Songs for piano arr. for wind ensemble

Bartók Préludes from Books 1 & 2 for piano arr. for wind ensemble


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Thursday 16 May 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Soloists include:

Rebecca Chan, Eugene Lee, Richard Waters, Ella Rundle


Schubert Quartettsatz No. 12 in C minor, D.703

Mendelssohn String Quartet in F Minor


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Thursday 30 May 2019, 9.45pmClore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall, London

Pekka Kuusisto leads a free performance in the Clore Ballroom at Southbank Centre following the evening’s main concert programme.
FREE admission


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

Saturday 1 Jun 2019, 6.15pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Pablo Heras-Casado in conversation with John Florance.
FREE admission


Part of
18/19
LEICESTER SEASON

Sunday 2 Jun 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Geoffrey Paterson conductor


Chia-Ying Lin New work

Alex Woolf New work

Benjamin Ashby New work


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Sunday 9 Jun 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

An introduction to the evening's programme. FREE admission


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

Thursday 13 Jun 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Titus Engel conductor


Martin Smolka Hats in the SkyUK premiere

Martin Smolka En tractantUK premiere


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Friday 14 Jun 2019, 6.15pmThe Marlowe, Canterbury

Colin Currie and Martyn Brabbins in conversation.
FREE admission, ticket required. 


Part of
18/19
CANTERBURY SEASON