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Mary Coughlan

Arguably one of Ireland’s greatest female jazz and blues singers, Mary Coughlan is a true artist with the soul of Van Morrison and the defiance of Edith Piaf.

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The Mercy

Based on the true story of Donald Crowhurst and his attempt to win the first non-stop single-handed round-the-world yacht race in 1968.

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Kris Drever

Kris Drever will be performing a 'best of' set featuring all the key songs from his first decade and some new material played live for the first time

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Petrenko's Shostakovich

Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1, and Walton's Johannesburg Festival Overture, conducted by Vasily Petrenko, with Nobuyuki Tsujii, piano.

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Michael Chapman

Veteran British songwriter and guitar sage Michael Chapman returns to Liverpool Philharmonic Music Room.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Petrenko's Shostakovich

Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1, and Walton's Johannesburg Festival Overture, conducted by Vasily Petrenko, with Nobuyuki Tsujii, piano.

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Michael English

One of Ireland's best loved singers, Michael English and his band returns with another new successful album Take Me Home, plus special guest the legendary Brendan Shine.

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Blue Drag Music Presents

Django’s Legacy VI: Lollo Meier Quartet

Legendary Dutch Gypsy Swing Guitar Master Lollo Meier's goal is to carry on the music of Django Reinhardt, with a style and technique that’s traditional, melodious,...

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Lunchtime Concerts

Trio D'anches

Works by Ibert, Lutosławski, Richard Walthew, and Francaix.

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Everton's Prestigious End of Season Awards

The Dixies

Everton’s prestigious annual End of Season Awards The Dixies returns to Liverpool Philharmonic Hall this May for a second year.

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Aniversário Tour

Wayne Hussey

Wayne Hussey is taking a break from his day job as leader of the British rock band, The Mission, to go out and play a double fistful of solo shows.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Rhapsody in Blue

Pianist, composer and living jazz legend Julian Joseph performs Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, Duke Ellington's Night Creature and Symphonic Stories Suite for Piano and Orchestra .

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Post-concert Question Time

Q&A: Rhapsody in Blue

If you’ve ever left a concert wanting to learn more about the performers or repertoire performed, this is your chance to ask!

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Celebrating 50 Years

Gilbert O'Sullivan

One of the industry's true legends, Gilbert O'Sullivan dominated the charts in the seventies and continues to enjoy success and acclaim to the present day.

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An evening with

Gary Lucas

One of the most innovation, idiosyncratic and daring guitarists, Gary Lucas presents a unique, insightful and personal show.

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Scott Matthews

Ivor Novello Award-winning singer-songwriter, Scott Matthews, brings his brand new album The Great Untold to Liverpool Philharmonic Music Room.

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Christy Moore

One of the most compelling and inspirational musicians Ireland has ever seen, Christy Moore has a universal fan base and still continues to entertain; cementing him as an Irish icon.

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Anna & Elizabeth

Through their immersive creative process and bold interpretations, Anna & Elizabeth’s visionary partnership pioneers new ways of presenting old songs and stories to modern audiences.

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Album Launch

Paul Dunbar & The Black Winter Band

Liverpool-born, Paul Dunbar is a soul, rock and blues singer-songwriter described as having a powerful, soulful, signature vocal with comparisons to the likes of Joe...

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Shalamar

Celebrating the 35th anniversary of the multi-million selling album Friends, USA soul legends Shalamar are coming back to perform at their favourite Liverpool venue.

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Chamber Music

Pavel Haas Quartet

Dvorak's String Quartet No. 14 and Shostakovich's String Quartet No. 2

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The Waterboys

The Waterboys return with their extended 9 piece band, for the 2nd leg of their current UK tour in support of their new critically acclaimed double album Out Of All This Blue.

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Daoiri Farrell

Singer and bouzouki player Daoirí (pronounced ‘Derry’) Farrellis described by some of the biggest names in Irish folk music as one of most important singers to come out of Ireland in recent years.

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Opera North's Salome

Continuing Opera North’s successful series of dramatic concert stagings, Strauss’s most intense and shocking opera.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir

Carmina Burana

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir, conducted by Ian Tracey and Alison White, stars in Orff's Carmina Burana, Pärt's Songs from Childhood and Brahms' Liebeslieder Waltzes for choir and piano duet.

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Don McLean

America’s legendary singer-songwriter Don McLean returns to the UK in support of his new album Botanical Gardens out in 2018.

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Grace Petrie

Grace Petrie’s unique take on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans across the alternative, folk, political and comedy scenes.

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Darkest Hour

A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Oldman) must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials.

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Tim Vine: Sunset Milk Idiot

Tim Vine is back on tour, telling lots of silly new jokes, showing off new homemade props, singing some new daft ditties, and all with the appearance of confidence.

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House of Waters

Following huge success supporting Snarky Puppy, House of Waters bring their innovative sound that incorporates elements of West-African, jazz, psychedelic, progressive, indie rock, classical and world music.

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The League of Welldoers

The League of Welldoers presents a variety benefit concert featuring your compere Tony Ravel plus eight other well-known Liverpool entertainers.

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Jack Carty and Maz O'Connor

Jack Carty and Maz O’Connor are two of the most engaging songwriters on the UK acoustic scene and this very special UK tour celebrates their independent voices and...

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Nils Lofgren

An intimate acoustic evening of songs and stories with the legendary Nils Lofgren, member of E Street Band and solo artist.

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LightNight 2018

LightNight sees venues large and small, old and new stay open late to celebrate the incredible arts and culture on offer in Merseyside.

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Marti Pellow

Marti Pellow celebrates 30 years in the industry in his The Private Collection Tour, featuring number ones and hit singles from his many albums as both a solo artist and with Wet Wet Wet.

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Discover the Classics

Tim Lihoreau with Anthony Gabriele

Tim Lihoreau with conductor Anthony Gabriele discuss the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Vertigo: Film with Live Orchestra concert.

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Raymond Gubbay presents

Crazy for Gershwin

Broadway glamour and toe-tapping tunes in an all-Gershwin extravaganza

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Liverpool Acoustic

The Spinners Legends

The Spinners band members Hughie and Mick reunite, plus musical director, double bass player, friend and honorary Spinner ‘Count’ John McCormick, for a rare show that is not to be missed.

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Writing on the Wall

The Life and Rhymes of Benjamin Zephaniah

In this compelling and inspiring show, Benjamin Zephaniah will explain how he fought injustice and discrimination to lead a remarkable life, while sharing a selection...

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Liverpool Acoustic

The Spinners Legends

The Spinners band members Hughie and Mick reunite, plus musical director, double bass player, friend and honorary Spinner ‘Count’ John McCormick, for a rare show that is not to be missed.

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Robyn Hitchcock

A surrealist poet, talented guitarist, cult artist and musician's musician, Robyn Hitchcock is among alternative rock's father figures and is the closest thing the genre has to a Bob Dylan.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Vertigo: Film with Live Orchestra

Alfred Hitchcock's classic tale of 1950s San Francisco and James Stewart's obsession with a mysterious woman, performed live with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic...

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Echo & the Bunnymen

Echo & the Bunnymen have announced a brand new studio album The Stars, The Oceans & The Moon and a headline UK tour in 2018.

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The Legendary Dennis Bovell presents

The Story of Reggae in Britain

Dennis Bovell tells the story - in words, film and music - of the first three decades of reggae in Britain and its origins in ska and rocksteady.

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Jason Manford: Muddle Class

'Muddle Class' promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class’ then finding, over the years, that part of him has become ‘middle...

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Beethoven's Third Piano Concerto

Artist-in-Residence Stephen Hough performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3, in a programme including Tchaikovsky's Symphony No.5, and Li Huanzhi's Spring Festival...

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The Priests

The internationally acclaimed classical singing trio from Northern Ireland, The Priests, return to Liverpool Philharmonic for a memorable evening of heartfelt song and humour.

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The Rutles

Originally formed as a spoof by Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band songwriter and musical genius Neil Innes, The Rutles are widely known as the 'Pre-Fab Four' and have also been called a 'Beatles parody group'.

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Little Notes

Your child will explore pitch and rhythm, using songs and activities to help them develop their creativity.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven's Fourth Piano Concerto

Artist-in-Residence Stephen Hough performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4, in a programme including Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5, and Beethoven's Overture, Egmont,...

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The Shires

The biggest selling UK country act of all time The Shires will be hitting the road this summer with brand new music from their highly anticipated third album Accidentally on Purpose.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Lunchtime Learning

Music of Holst, Beethoven and Vaughan Williams with conductor Andrew Manze, linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Beethoven's Emperor concert.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven's Emperor

Artist-in-Residence Stephen Hough performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor, in a programme including Holst's Ode to Death, and Vaughan Williams' Symphony No. 7, Sinfonia Antarctica, conducted by Andrew Manze.

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Chamber Music

Stephen Hough, piano

Works by Debussy, Schumann's Fantasie, Op. 17, and Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 23 , Appassionata.

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The Man Who Live in Concert

Travis

Travis, one of Britain’s best loved bands, return to play their classic album The Man Who live in its entirety.

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Bill Bailey: Larks in Transit

Larks in Transit is a compendium of travellers’ tales and the general shenanigans of twenty years as a travelling comedian.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven's Fifth Symphony

Beethoven's best known symphony - his Fifth - features in a stellar lineup of classics including Haydn's Cello Concerto No. 1, Korngold's Cello Concerto and Brahms'...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven's Fifth Symphony

Beethoven's best known symphony - his Fifth - features in a stellar lineup of classics including Haydn's Cello Concerto No. 1, Korngold's Cello Concerto and Brahms'...

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Jeff Beck

Iconic performer Jeff Beck has announced three rare UK concerts, performing in Nottingham, Glasgow and Liverpool, in his first UK tour since 2014.

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40th Anniversary Celebration

Maghull Wind Orchestra: The Magic of Music

Maghull Wind Orchestra, one of the North’s leading symphonic wind orchestras, celebrate their 40th anniversary with an afternoon of music, including premiere...

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RURA

Fiddle, Highland pipes, whistle, flute, bodhran, guitar and voice from award-winning Scots.

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George Benson

Legendary ten-time Grammy Award and NEA Jazz Master winner George Benson, whose career covers five decades, returns to Liverpool Philharmonic.

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Liverpool Welsh Choral

Spirit of Liverpool

A major charity gala event as part of Liverpool's special year 2018, highlighting the city's rich past and dynamic future through an exciting variety of music and narration.

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Family Concerts

All Aboard the Pirate Ship!

On our voyage, we’ll hear from Jack Sparrow, explore Fingal’s Cave, dance a hornpipe and sing a shanty or two – so why not grab a parrot, pop on an eye-patch and come...

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The Dire Straits Experience

Featuring former member Chris White, classic Dire Straits songs, in all their ambition, grandeur and aching beauty, are once again presented live for the fans that...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

The Best of the West End

Back by popular demand, all your West End favourites sung by West End stars– from Jesus Christ Superstar to Wicked, Jersey Boys to Phantom of the Opera, in full...

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Port Sunlight Sea Dogs

Port Sunlight Sea Dogs promise mildly raucous working songs, lusty choruses and wistful ballads of homes far away.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

John Williams at the Oscars

Hear John Williams favourites such as Star Wars, Jaws, and Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone performed live.

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75th Anniversary

Crosby Symphony Orchestra

After last year’s sensational debut performance with Crosby Symphony Orchestra, William Bracken returns in a performance of Gershwin’s famous Rhapsody in...

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The Shape of Water

From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes this other-worldly fable, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Shéhérazade

Elgar’s In The South, Ravel’s glittering showpiece Shéhérazade and Bartok's most popular orchestra work, Concerto for Orchestra, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Last Night of the Pops

Vasily Petrenko conducts a night of British classics, including Land of Hope and Glory, Jerusalem, Fantasia on British Sea Songs and more!

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Liverpool Philharmonic Children’s Choirs and In Harmony Liverpool present

Stars and Stripes

In Harmony Liverpool, Liverpool Philharmonic Children’s Choir and Melody Makers present a fun-filled celebration of songs and music from the USA.

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Acoustic Tour 2018

Levellers

Celebrating their 30th anniversary in 2018, Brighton folk-punk band Levellers are touring in the Spring around the release of an acoustic album We The Collective.

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The Hunger Games in Concert

One of the most successful film franchises of the last decade,The Hunger Gamescomes to Liverpool Philharmonic for a unique cinematic concert experience.

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An Evening with

David Sedaris

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s preeminent humour writers.

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An Intimate Evening of Songs and Stories with

Graham Nash

Legendary singer-songwriter and Grammy award winner, Graham Nash comes to Liverpool Philharmonic for an intimate evening of songs and stories.

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An Evening with

Ant Middleton

Ant Middleton, adventurer, survival expert, TV presenter, ex elite forces soldier, shares his experiences and exploits as a modern day explorer and expedition leader.

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