Series music of today

Get closer to contemporary classical music in the Philharmonia Orchestra's Music of Today series, programmed by composer Unsuk Chin.

Hear the orchestra live in all Southbank Centre's venues: the Royal Festival Hall auditorium, The Clore Ballroom, Queen Elizabeth Hall and Purcell Room.

Many of these concerts are free - book your place and dive into the music of Augusta Read Thomas, Gérard Pesson, or the Philharmonia’s Principal Conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen.
 

Thursday 5 Mar 2020, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Roland Kluttig conductor


Nicolas Hodges piano


Xenakis Evryali (for solo piano)

Aribert Reimann Piano Concerto No.2UK premiere


Part of
19/20
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Thursday 19 Mar 2020, 6pmPurcell Room, London

Shiyeon Sung conductor


Johanna Vargas soprano

Sara Hershkowitz soprano


Esa-Pekka Salonen Floof (Songs of a Homeostatic Homer)

Helena Tulve Stream 2UK premiere

Esa-Pekka Salonen Five Images after Sappho


Part of
19/20
LONDON SEASON

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Thursday 14 May 2020, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Michael Francis conductor


Colin Currie percussion


Philippe Hurel Quatre Variations for vibraphone and ensemble

Luke Bedford New workworld premiere


Part of
19/20
LONDON SEASON

FREE

Thursday 21 May 2020, 6pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

Jean Thorel conductor


Hollie Harding New Workworld premiere

Jocelyn Campbell New Workworld premiere

Joel Järventausta New Workworld premiere


Part of
19/20
LONDON SEASON

FREE