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Elgar's Enigma

Petrenko conducts Weber's Overture, Euryanthe, Brahms' Violin Concerto, Elgar's Enigma Variations and the world premiere of Stephen Pratt's Symphonies of Time and Tide.

Olly Chalk Trio ft. John O'Gallagher

Jazz pianist and composer, Olly Chalk and his Trio are joined by New York musician, John O’Gallagher, to perform works exploring themes such as science fiction, hope,...

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Discover the Classics

Gethyn Jones with Julian Rachlin

Gethyn Jones with Julian Rachlin, violin discuss the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Elgar's Serenade and Eroica concerts.

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Raymond Gubbay presents

Glenn Miller Orchestra

The UK’s most renowned big band swings you back in time playing Glenn Miller’s own arrangements of favourite wartime chart-toppers and hits from the forties directed by legendary band leader Ray McVay.

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Elgar's Serenade

Petrenko conducts Weber's Overture, Euryanthe, Elgar's Serenade for Strings and Enigma Variations. Julian Rachlin, violin, is soloist in Brahms' Violin Concerto.

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Lunchtime Learning

Music of Messiaen with Chief Conductor Vasily Petrenko, linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Turangalîla concert.

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Liverpool Philharmonic by arrangement with ABM presents

Chris Wood

Chris Wood brings his political, yet compassionate, music to Music Room

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Turangalîla

Messiaen's mind-blowing Turangalila Symphony performed with soloists Steven Osborne, piano and Nathalie Forget, ondes martenot, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

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Post-concert Question Time

Q&A: Turangalîla

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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Dear Esther Live

A deserted landscape, memories of a fatal crash...Dear Esther is brought to life with play-through accompanied by live narration and performance of composer Jessica Curry’s powerful score.

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Coffee Concert

Troika Klezmer Kabaret

Troika are famous for their virtuosic rip-roaring, helter-skelter dash from the dark dens of Yiddish Odessa to the Sophisticated Cafe Society of Hot Club Paris, via the Wild Savage Steppes of Cossack Russia.

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Joe Brown

An intimate glimpse into the hectic world of one of Britain’s most enduring and best loved performers, Joe Brown is uncut and uncensored, and aided and abetted by his old friend Henry Gross.

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Martin Hayes Quartet

The Quartet bring their signature style to Music Room, with the melody taking centre stage, and a natural free flow of music.

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Rhapsody

Vasily Petrenko conducts Walton's Partita, Rachmaninov's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini and the volcanic Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4.

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Guitar Greats - World Tour 2018

The Classic Rock Show

Anthem after anthem, riff after riff, solo after solo, The Classic Rock Show takes you on a musical journey of foot-stomping fun, culminating in a show-stopping guitar duel that is definitely not to be missed.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Grieg's Piano Concerto

Vasily Petrenko conducts Walton's Partita, Grieg's Piano Concerto and the volcanic Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4.

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Legendary Frontmen of Rock

Legendary Frontmen of Rock is an all evening line up that all rock fans will not want to miss, featuring Fran Cosmo, former lead singer of Boston, and Bobby Kimball,...

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Erasure

For 32 years, without a break or break-up, Andy Bell and Vince Clarke have mined a rich seam of creativity that has led to chart conquering singles, a string of immaculate albums, a BRIT and an Ivor Novello.

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Bido Lito! and Liverpool Philharmonic presents

Ad Marginem by Mugstar (Live)

A rare opportunity to see Ad Marginem with a live performance of the score by Liverpool's own Mugstar, who, in collaboration with film-maker Liam Yates, wrote,...

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Eroica

Julian Rachlin conducts Rossini's Overture, The Thieving Magpie, Tchaikovsky's Variations on a Rococco Theme, Andante Cantabile for cello and orchestra, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 3, Eroica.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Eroica

Julian Rachlin conducts Rossini's Overture, The Thieving Magpie, Tchaikovsky's Variations on a Rococco Theme, Andante Cantabile for cello and orchestra, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 3, Eroica.

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Paul Carrack

Legendary Sheffield-born singer, songwriter and former frontman of Ace, Squeeze and Mike & The Mechanics returns to the road with his band in early 2018, performing in 23 venues across the UK.

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Paul Carrack

Legendary Sheffield-born singer, songwriter and former frontman of Ace, Squeeze and Mike & The Mechanics returns to the road with his band in early 2018, performing in 23 venues across the UK.

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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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Valentine's Classics

A night of the greatest love music ever written, with Ravel's Bolero, Prokofiev's Suite from Romeo and Juliet, and Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2, performed by Zhang Zuo.

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Cara Dillon with Sam Lakeman

Alongside a selection of favourites from her previous releases, Cara will be performing material from her new album Wanderer with her husband and musical partner Sam...

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Icons of the 80s

Featuring Go West, Nik Kershaw & Cutting Crew, this authentic eighties icons header is not to be missed

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Youth Ensembles

Music Industry Careers Day

Join us for an interactive day that will give you an insight into performing, conducting, composition,
management, and technical/production.

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Liverpool Acoustic

Merry Hell

After last year's sold out show, Liverpool Acoustic’s favourite folk-rock band are returning to the Music Room for another hell-raising show.

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Lunchtime Concerts

Ross Trio

Works by Beethoven, Tansman, Horne and Schulhoff.

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Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool

Based on actor Peter Turner’s poignant memoir, eccentric Hollywood legend Gloria Grahame and struggling young actor Peter Turner meet and embark on an intense romance...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Lunchtime Learning

Music of Turina, Bartók, Ravel and Strauss with conductor Lorenzo Viotti, linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Fantastic Dances concert.

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Fantastic Dances

An evening of intoxicating rhythms, with Ravel's La Valse, Strauss' Der Rosenkavalier Suite, Liszt's Piano Concerto No. 2, and Turina's Danzas fantasticas, conducted by Ion Marin.

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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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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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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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