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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

The Planets I

Holst's The Planets, Bernstein's Suite, On the Waterfront and the UK premiere of Aaron Jay Kermis' Legacy for Solo Horn, Harp, Percussion and Strings, with Timothy Jackson, soloist and James Feddeck, conductor.

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Liverpool Irish Festival

Festival Club - The Aftershow

A chance to see musicians and artists – both local and those playing in the festival – taking to the stage to play together, test ideas, mingle with the audience, and...

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John Mayall

For over 50 years, John Mayall has served as a pioneer of blues music, rightly earning him the title, "The Godfather of British Blues". 64 albums later and John’s captivating and authentic sound is still as vital today is it ever was.

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Liverpool Irish Festival

Festival Club - The Aftershow

A chance to see musicians and artists – both local and those playing in the festival – taking to the stage to play together, test ideas, mingle with the audience, and...

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Michael Kiwanuka

The British artist takes his critically acclaimed, number one selling, Mercury Prize and BRIT Awards nominated second album Love & Hate out on the road in October for seven new shows.

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The Eskies

Music that meanders from sea soaked waltz to Italian tarantella; Brassy funeral march-esque lament to weep along Klezmar knees up; chain gang holler to rag time finger snap.

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Liverpool Irish Festival

Festival Club - The Aftershow

A chance to see musicians and artists – both local and those playing in the festival – taking to the stage to play together, test ideas, mingle with the audience, and...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

The Planets II

Sunday matinee featuring Holst's The Planets, Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F, and Adams' Short Ride in a Fast Machine, conducted by James Feddeck

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Catapluf's Musical Journey

Catapluf guides us on a fascinating journey of discovery through of the world of sound, percussion and musical instruments, and meets some friends who will introduce...

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Catapluf's Musical Journey

Catapluf guides us on a fascinating journey of discovery through of the world of sound, percussion and musical instruments, and meets some friends who will introduce...

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The Musical Box

The Musical Box, internationally acclaimed for its historical re-enactment of early Genesis' works, is coming to the UK to perform The Black Show a re-imagining of their performance of Selling England By The Pound, featuring classic songs from all of the early albums.

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Collabro

The world’s most successful musical theatre group.

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Ross Ainslie and Ali Hutton

Internationally recognised multi-instrumentalists, composers and arrangers with an undeniable synergy forged from a lifetime of friendship.

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A Tribute to David Bowie

Live on Mars

A bold new stage production celebrating iconic pop hero David Bowie; his music, artistry, style and showmanship.

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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

Fingal's Cave

Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave), Sibelius' Violin Concerto and Brahms' Symphony No 4, conducted by Jacek Kaspszyk.

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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

Fingal's Cave

Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave), Sibelius' Violin Concerto and Brahms' Symphony No 4, conducted by Jacek Kaspszyk.

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Sixties Gold

Take a trip down memory lane some sixties stars featuring Gerry and The Pacemakers on their farewell tour.

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Jinski

Song writer Stephen Wegrzynski and musician Dave Kennedy’s music touches the borders of folk, country and pop, keeping alive the song writing tradition whilst remaining resolutely modern.

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Family Concerts

Spooktacular!

Come along in your devilish disguises and hear the Orchestra at their spookiest and spinechilling best in this concert combining the creepiest classics with a gruesome mix of all manner of haunting Halloween music.

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World Premiere

Shankly: Nature's Fire

With extensive archive, mixed with interviews and observational footage, Shankly: Nature's Fire will give contemporary viewers a real sense of Shankly’s personality and the time of his reign.

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Come & Sing

Experience an open rehearsal singing with the Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Choir.

Other

Marc Almond

One of Britain’s most gifted and unique vocal talents, Marc Almond, has announced an orchestral tour performing songs from his 36 year career and from his new album Shadows and Reflections to beautiful new orchestral arrangements.

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The Limehouse Golem

A series of gruesome and bloody murders led the Limehouse community to believe they could only be the work of the mythical Golem...

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Ray Mears: Born To Go Wild

Ray will take you on a journey that he deeply values for cultural, spiritual, moral and aesthetic reasons and explain why he believes these are vital for the human...

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THE XYZ TOUR 2017

ABC

ABC have announced a brand new UK tour performing all their greatest hits. This new full band show will also see them being joined by non-other than Kid Creole and The Coconuts.

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Doug MacLeod

Doug MacLeod learned from the old masters, lived the music, survived the life and carries forward a valuable tradition

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Squeeze

Following the success of their North American tour in 2016 and the incredible reception to their latest album Cradle To The Grave, the South-London legends embark on a major UK tour.

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Catfish Keith

 This concert tour celebrates Catfish's 25th Anniversary of touring the UK, and his 46th Overseas Tour!

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Pictures at an Exhibition

Carlos Miguel Prieto conducts Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 3 (Boris Giltburg, piano) and Mussorgsky's musical jewel-box, Pictures at an Exhibition

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‘The Wife of Urban Law’ Album Launch Tour

Peter Knight's Gigspanner

In the wake of his departure from Steeleye Span, Peter Knight turns his full attention to Gigspanner.

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Chamber Music

Diotima Quartet

Szymanowski's String Quartet No.2, Ravel's String Quartet and Schubert's String Quartet No. 15.

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Lunchtime Learning

Music of David Matthews, Vaughan Williams and MacCunn with conductor Andrew Manze linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra The Lark Ascending concert.

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Duke Special

On this very special tour, Duke Special will be performing songs and music based on the poetry of influential and renowned Belfast writer Michael Longley.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

The Lark Ascending

Classic FM's No. 1 favourite, The Lark Ascending, Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony, David Matthews Norfolk March and Overture, MacCunn's The Land of the Moutain and the Flood, conducted by Liverpool favourite, Andrew Manze.

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The Music of Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers

Islands in the Stream

Celebrating the Queen & King of country, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers, leave your 9 to 5 worries at the door and get ready for a night in the company of Country Music Royalty!

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John Smith

Acclaimed guitarist and singer-songwriter John Smith embarks on a UK & European tour.

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Jon Ronson’s Psychopath Night

Is it true that psychopaths rule the world? Or have we gone labelling-crazy? In Psychopath Night, Jon recounts the adventure of a lifetime - the funny, terrifying...

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Billy Bragg: Bridges Not Walls

Billy Bragg, in one-man Clash mode, will perform songs from his 30+ year career, some pertinent covers by his heroes and mentors and some freshly minted songs about...

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Africa Oyé 25th Anniversary

Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita

Transparent Water is the beautiful new collaboration between grammy-nominated pianist, composer and bandleader Omar Sosa, and the award-winning Senegalese kora master...

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Goldie

Goldie will bring together members of the Heritage Orchestra as well as special guests, to perform tracks live from his iconic repertoire as well as material from his highly-anticipated, forthcoming album The Journey Man.

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Album Launch

Mawkin

Launching their new album Down Among the Dead Men and following their support with Bellowhead; Mawkin return with rebel rousing folk songs and instrumentals, modernising traditional material with their own touch.

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Jack Lukeman

Jack Lukeman is one of Ireland's most respected and best loved performers.

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Pre-concert Classic Introduction

Classic Intro: Verdi's Requiem

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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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Verdi's Requiem

Artist in Residence, Sir Bryn Terfel joins a starry team of soloists in Verdi's masterpiece, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

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Alison Moyet

‘Other’ is the brand new album by pop legend and relentless explorer Alison Moyet.

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Victoria and Abdul

The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s remarkable rule.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Verdi's Falstaff

Verdi's comic masterpiece starring Sir Bryn Terfel and Rebecca Evans in a concert staging of the opera, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

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Jake Bugg

Jake’s stunning new album Hearts That Strain will be released on 1 September and to coincide, he is embarking on an intimate solo acoustic tour

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Africa Oyé 25th Anniversary and Mellowtone

Blick Bassy

The Cameroonian singer-songwriter presents his new album as part of Africa Oyé's Silver Anniversary.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Verdi's Falstaff

Verdi's comic masterpiece starring Sir Bryn Terfel and Rebecca Evans in a concert staging of the opera, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

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Peggy Seeger

At 82 she is the undisputed queen of folk and political song with a charisma that shines as brightly as ever.

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Youth Company on Broadway

Members of Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and Youth Choir present an evening of ‘razzle dazzle’ featuring musical theatre classics from across the...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

A Night at the Musicals

Ruthie Henshall takes centre stage alongside Sir Bryn Terfel with hits including 'Send in the Clowns', 'Don't Rain on My Parade', 'I Dreamed a Dream', 'If I were a...

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Chris Rea

Legendary singer-songwriter Chris Rea will be returning to Liverpool as part of his ‘Road Songs For Lovers’ European tour. With an almost 40-year career under his belt you can expect a night filled with gorgeous rock ballads from one of the world’s finest musicians.

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Celebration of Life 2017

Following on from the success of last year’s Celebration of Life, Thomas Lang and Jennifer John present a concert to raise funds for Sahir House.

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Greatest Hits

The Stylistics

The Stylistics with their charisma, style and harmony, evolved into one of the best-selling soul groups ever return to the UK.

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Seafoam Green & Mellowtone

The Last Waltz

Celebrating the anniversary of The Band's last ever concert, Seafoam Green & Mellowtone perform songs from the very setlist on that day in 1976.

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Discover the Classics

Tim Lihoreau with Guy Barker

Tim Lihoreau with Guy Barker discuss the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra First Ladies of Swing concert.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

First Ladies of Swing: Ella, Lena and more

Swing into the festive season with Claire Teal, in this glittering salute to the American first ladies of swing, conducted by jazz legend Guy Barker.

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Seafoam Green & Mellowtone

The Last Waltz

Celebrating the anniversary of The Band's last ever concert, Seafoam Green & Mellowtone perform songs from the very setlist on that day in 1976.

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Moulettes

Moulettes are a Brighton based British band of multi-instrumentalists with 2 part harmony female vocals, amplified Cello, Auto-Harp, Electric Guitar, Drums, Bass and Synths and samples woven into an incomparable alt.pop/rock/ folk universe.

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Laughterhouse

Laughterhouse brings you another amazing night of entertainment, featuring six giants of comedy. 

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Lau

Brilliant musicians, thrilling performers, free-thinking visionaries and all-round good chaps as well…small wonder Lau are regarded as the epicentre of the new folk boom.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

A Russian Christmas

Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 2, Prokofiev's Suite from Lieutenant Kije, Tchaikovsky's Suite from The Nutcracker, and works by Delius and Rimsky-Korsakov, conducted by Elim Chan.

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Scallywag Jaz 30th Anniversary Tour

Thomas Lang

Thomas Lang returns to Music Room to showcase the 30th anniversary reissue of his acclaimed debut album Scallywag Jaz.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

A Russian Christmas

Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 2, Prokofiev's Suite from Lieutenant Kije, Tchaikovsky's Suite from The Nutcracker, and works by Delius and Rimsky-Korsakov, conducted by Elim Chan.

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Jon Richardson - The Old Man

The British Comedy Award nominee and star of Live At The Apollo and 8 Out Of 10 Cats is complaining about the state of the world and offering no solutions.

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Kate Rusby at Christmas

With a career spanning  25 years in music, Kate Rusby is one of the finest interpreters of traditional folk songs and one of the most emotive original songwriters -...

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Chamber Music

Stile Antico

A Tudor Christmas, with music of Byrd, Tallis, Robert White, John Sheppard and more.

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EP Launch

Jennifer Vaudrey

The Liverpool born singer and songwriter is about to embark on a 2nd UK tour with her newest release Pirouettes which will be released on 13 November.

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Love Actually in Concert

It is one of the world’s best-loved modern Christmas films, and now Love Actually will be screened with The Novello Orchestra performing the enchanting score live.

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Christmas with The Overtones

The Overtones’ Christmas tour has become a staple fixture in everyone’s Christmas party season, and 2017 will be no different when they return to Liverpool...

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The Dylan Project

The Dylan Project, made up of four of Britain's most talented folk-rock musicians and a unique singer, celebrate the 50 years since the recording of Bob Dylan's enigmatic album The Basement Tapes.

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Christmas with Katherine Jenkins

Start your Christmas celebration in style with singing sensation Katherine Jenkins, as she performs a magnificent concert of seasonal music and songs.

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Connie Lush

Her incredible stage presence and powerful vocal have also been recognised overseas as she was twice voted ‘European Blues Vocalist of the Year’ by the Blues Trophies Awards.

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