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What’s on

Broadway to Hollywood

Anton & Erin

The nation’s favourite ballroom couple return with an exciting new show for 2018! Join them as they celebrate the golden age of Hollywood.

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Breabach

Scottish contemporary-folk group Breabach have steadily moved from strength to strength, picking up awards and performing at esteemed events since launching their career in 2005.

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A Family Concert especially for the Under 5s

The Mad Professor

These concerts introduce young children to the different sounds of the orchestra through storytelling.

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A Family Concert especially for the Under 5s

The Mad Professor

These concerts introduce young children to the different sounds of the orchestra through storytelling.

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Rebecca Ferguson

After coming runner-up on the seventh series of UK’s The X Factor, Rebecca Ferguson has not been short of success since her first appearance on the reality TV show in 2010.

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Jonathan Pie: Back to the Studio

Jonathan Pie returns to the stage in early 2018 with a brand new live show, following a sell-out tour ending at The London Palladium.

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Xiaoshuijing Farmers' Choir

Xiaoshuijing Farmers’ Choir, from a small village in China’s Yunnan Province, was formed in the 1930s. The choir are famous throughout China for singing both...

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film

The Greatest Showman

Hugh Jackman stars in this original and bold new musical, inspired by the life of P.T.Barnum, celebrating the birth of show business, and what can happen if you dare to chase your dreams.

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The Grahams

The Grahams are a dynamic Americana duo who has married their love of adventure with a desire to explore their musical predecessors.

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Elkie Brooks

Elkie will be performing her biggest hits including ‘Pearl’s A Singer’, ‘Lilac Wine’, and ‘Don’t Cry Out Loud’, as well as many more featured on her recent hit album Pearls – The Very Best Of.

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Chamber Music

Ensemble 10/10

Works by Stravinsky, Kats-Chernin, Clyne, Lentz, Kerem and Scriabin/Oliver Knussen, conducted by Jessica Cottis.

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The Eccentric Orbits Tour

Leveret & Spiro

Comprising of seven of the UK’s top instrumentalists in two incredible ensembles, this concert showcases the unique and distinctive music of Leveret and Spiro in a show that will fly the flag for new English instrumental music.

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Mozart's Requiem

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir stars in Mozart's haunting Requiem, conducted by Maxim Emelyanchev.

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Youth Ensembles

Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Orchestra

Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F and Lullaby, Delius' The Walk to the Paradise Garden, Bernstein's Symphonic Dances from West Side Story and Prokofiev's "The Montagues...

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Stick in the Wheel

Four time BBC Folk Award nominated East London five-piece folk band Stick In The Wheel bring their skill in telling stories through song that reconnect modern audiences to the past.

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Sam Kelly & the Lost Boys

BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016 Horizon Award winner Sam Kelly makes his Liverpool Philharmonic Music Room debut with his band, the Lost Boys.

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Festival of Music

St Mary’s College Crosby

For the 20th consecutive year, St. Mary’s College Crosby is mounting a showcase of the musical talents of its pupils, featuring over 250 musicians from different...

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Blazin' Fiddles

Award winning Blazin’ Fiddles return to Liverpool Philharmonic with their unique variety, energy and sensitivity and showcase the distinct flavour of music from their part of the Highlands and Islands.

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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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Family Concerts

From Hamelin to Hogwarts

With a bit of help from 80 amazing Orchestra musicians, we’ll hear tales of Hamelin, Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings, the Cat in the Hat, Alice in Wonderland and...

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Everton Children’s Orchestra and Everton String Orchestra

In Harmony Liverpool's 9th Birthday Concert

Join over 200 young musicians from Everton to celebrate 9 years of In Harmony Liverpool at their annual Birthday Concert!

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Simon Day

Comedian Simon Day, famous for his roles in the sketch show The Fast Show and the sitcom Grass, will perform four of his best loved characters.

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Pre-concert Classic Introduction

Classic Intro: Mahler One

Our free pre-concert talks and interviews with visiting artists are a great way to get more out of the performance. The talks are free to all ticket holders.

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Mahler One

Anna Tsybuleva, winner of the 2015 Leeds Piano Competition, performs Schumann's Piano Concerto, in a programme with Mahler's Symphony No. 1, conducted by Joshua Weilerstein.

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Mahler One

Anna Tsybuleva, winner of the 2015 Leeds Piano Competition, performs Schumann's Piano Concerto, in a programme with Mahler's Symphony No. 1, conducted by Joshua Weilerstein.

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Knight and Spiers

Legendary fiddle player Peter Knight (ex-Steeleye Span) and melodeon player extraordinaire, John Spiers (ex-Bellowhead) unite and embark on their debut tour.

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The Sensational 60s Experience

Returning by huge popular demand for one night only, The Sensational 60’s Experience is back with a brand new production for 2018.

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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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Belle and Sebastian

Glaswegian indie-folk act Belle and Sebastian embark on a headline UK and European tour featuring new music, including their latest single, ‘We Were Beautiful’.

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Lunchtime Learning

Music of Mozart, Beethoven, and Debussy with Chief Conductor Vasily Petrenko, linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Beethoven's First Piano Concerto concert.

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Beethoven's First Piano Concerto

Stephen Hough performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, in a programme including Mozart's Overture, The Abduction from the Seraglio, Debussy's Iberia, and La Mer,...

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50th Anniversary

YES

The year 2018 marks half a century since the formation of the legendary group YES, one of the biggest bands in progressive rock history and true pioneers of the genre.

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Discover the Classics

Jane Jones with Stephen Hough

Jane Jones with Stephen Hough, piano discuss the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Beethoven's First & Second Piano Concerto concerts.

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Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Company

Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Company provides individual and group opportunities for young musicians and artists, to help develop skills and knowledge through...

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Beth Nielsen Chapman

Beth Nielsen Chapman will return to Liverpool Philharmonic during early 2018 tour to support the release of her brand new Americana album Hearts Of Glass.

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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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Beethoven's Second Piano Concerto

Artist-in-Residence Stephen Hough performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.2 with Vasily Petrenko conducting, in a programme including Mozart's Overture, The Magic...

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Lil Jimmy Reed & The 'A' Team

Lil Jimmy Reed returns to the Music Room with his stinging guitar work, gritty vocals and haunting harmonica that has taken Europe by storm.

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Eastertide

Bernstein's Symphony No. 1 Jeremiah and Chichester Psalms feature in a programme celebrating the 100th anniversary of his birth, alongside Brahms Tragic Overture and Alto Rhapsody.

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Lady Maisery

Lady Maisery are skilful explorers of the power, beauty and vitality of song with their unique approach to harmony singing, intelligent and thoughtful arrangements of both traditional repertoire and original compositions.

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No Such Thing As A Fish

Join Dan Schreiber, Andrew Hunter Murray, Anna Ptaszynski and James Harkin as they serve up their pick of the most bizarre, extraordinary and hilarious facts known to...

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Remembering Fred

Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara’s new theatre show ‘Remembering Fred’, returns in 2018 for an even bigger UK tour due to popular demand.

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James and Ola

Known as two of the biggest stars ever to emerge from Strictly Come Dancing, James and Ola Jordan will embark on a nationwide tour telling their own love story.

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Elgar's Cello Concerto

Narek Haknazaryan features in the Elgar's Cello Concerto, in a programme including Wagner's Overture, Rienzi and Schumann's Symphony No. 2, conducted by Ben Gernon.

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40 Years of Rumours

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac return to the stage with a brand new show celebrating 40 years of the iconic Rumours album, performing the legendary album note-for-note in...

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Jaws in Concert

One of the greatest motion pictures of all time, Jaws will be played live in its entirety by the Czech National Symphony Orchestra, following four sold out performances at the Royal Albert Hall.

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Modern Ritual

Modern Ritual is a night of new performances exploring ideas of ritual through music and words, evoking real and fictional landscapes.

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Glyndebourne Festival screening

Verdi’s La traviata

In a new partnership, Verdi’s La traviata, from the world-renowned Glyndebourne Festival, comes to Liverpool Philharmonic Hall.

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Disney in Concert

Beauty and the Beast

The majesty and charm of Disney's live action Beauty and the Beast in an all-encompassing experience of a live orchestra performing the magical scores alongside the film on screen.

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Close-Up Concerts

Piano Circus

Works by Max Richter, Steve Reich, David Lang, Marc-Andre Hamelin, and Graham Fitkin.

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Lisa Stansfield

Lisa Stansfield's new album Deeper will be released in spring 2018, and she will be 'swapping the studio for a tour bus' to embark on a European tour.

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Bryan Ferry

British musical icon Bryan Ferry embarks on a major UK headline tour featuring a fantastic set list that combines both Roxy Music and solo hits, and songs from his critically acclaimed release Avonmore.

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The Power of Love

Brahms' Symphony No. 2, Verdi's Overture, Luisa Miller, Dvorak's Romance for Violin and Orchestra, and Wagner's Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, conducted by Nathalie Stutzmann.

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Talisk

Talisk are one of the fastest rising bands on the UK folk scene, with appearances at world-leading festivals including the Cambridge Folk Festival, Denmark’s Tønder, and Fairport’s Cropredy Convention.

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Sheridan Smith

BAFTA and Olivier Award winning performer Sheridan Smith embarks on her debut UK tour, following the release of her brand new self-titled album Sheridan.

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Tom Spence

The Jimmy Webb Songbook

Tom Spence accompanied by his live band celebrate the incredible songwriting talent of Jimmy Webb and the amazing roster of artistes that made his songs famous...

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The Whitney Houston Show

The Whitney Houston show is a critically acclaimed concert honouring the talent, music and memory of Whitney Houston, featuring the breathtaking vocals of Belinda...

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Andy Irvine

Among the great Irish singers and a pioneer and icon for traditional music and musicians.

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Tokio Myers

After captivating the nation’s heart, multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer, and winner of Britain’s Got Talent 2017, Tokio Myers and his band will embark on his first ever UK tour.

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Liverpool Acoustic

Little Sparrow and Elfin Bow

A double headline show featuring captivating and beautifully emotive Little Sparrow, and ‘juggernaut’ of passion, energy and drive Elfin Bow.

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Dunkirk and the Battle of Britain

Our Finest Hour

To coincide with the lead up to the celebration of VE Day, we look back in words and music at the momentous turning point of World War Two and Britain’s finest hour.

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Lunchtime Learning

Music of Hindemith, Tristano, Ravel and Debussy with conductor Maxime Tortelier, linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Spanish Rhapsody concert.

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Brian Kennedy

Internationally celebrated, Belfast-born Irish singer, Brian Kennedy returns to Liverpool Philharmonic Music Room.

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Spanish Rhapsody

Ravel's Piano Concerto in G, Hindemith's Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes by Weber, Debussy's Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune and Ravel's Rapsodie espagnole, conducted by Maxime Tortelier.

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Grant-Lee Phillips

American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and Grant Lee Buffalo frontman, Grant-Lee Phillips brings his latest solo albumWiddershins to Liverpool Philharmonic Music Room.

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Marillion

Marillion, one of the UK music scene’s best-kept secrets, are a vibrant and international musical force with a creative and forward-thinking approach and after thirty years, the band shows no signs of slowing down.

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10th Anniversary

Laughterhouse Live

Celebrating their tenth Laugherhouse Live show at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in their tenth anniversary year, Laughterhouse brings you a comedy gala night featuring 10 incredible comedy headliners plus MC. 

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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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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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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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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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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 with his Trio. Iain Bellamy plays Set for Saxophone and Orchestra by Liverpool composer Gary Carpenter. Clark Rundell conducts.

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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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