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.

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

Alina Pogostkina in conversation with Victoria Irish.
FREE admission, ticket required. 


Part of
18/19
BASINGSTOKE SEASON

Sunday 31 Mar 2019, 1pm - 1.45pmClore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall, London

The Sutton Youth Wind Orchestra, Sutton Music Service's senior concert band for advanced woodwind, brass and percussion players, are joined by a Philharmonia wind quintet in an afternoon performance conducted by Roger Willey featuring music by Shostakovich, Brahms and Borodin,


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

Sunday 31 Mar 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Soloists include:

Fabrizio Falasca, Eleanor Wilkinson, Eunsley Park, Jan Regulski, Nicholas Bootiman, William Bender...


Muhly Clear Music

Bruch Octet for Strings in B flat major


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Wednesday 10 Apr 2019, 6.30pmThe Forge at The Anvil, Basingstoke

Julia Liang violin

Camilla Marchant flute

Irena Radic piano


Programme to include:

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 5, 'Spring', Op. 24, Mvt. 1, Allegro, Bozza Trois Évocations for flute and violin, Haydn Piano Sonata No. 61 in D...


Part of
18/19
BASINGSTOKE SEASON

FREE

Tuesday 16 Apr 2019, 11amAttenborough Arts Centre, Leicester

Join members of the Philharmonia Orchestra’s Young Artists programme in a relaxed and informal concert of varied classical music. The performance will conclude with a short sensory session.


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, 9.30pmClore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall, London

Two artists always seeking new adventures, violinist Pekka Kuusisto and Jay Gilligan, leader of the Juggling and Music course at Stockholm's University of the Arts, create a performance where music takes shape in gravity-defying movement and juggling seems to become sound. 


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 Rubato

Alex Woolf Octet for mixed ensemble

Benjamin Ashby Some Mad Ideas


Part of
18/19
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Sunday 9 Jun 2019, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Introducing the Philharmonia Orchestra’s Weimar Berlin: Bittersweet Metropolis, series advisor Gavin Plumley talks to writer and broadcaster Philipp Blom, author of Fracture: Life and Culture in the West 1918–1938, about the Weimar Republic and its enduring


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