What's on

What’s on

Justin Hayward

Justin Hayward, the possessor of one of the most recognisable voices in rock, will be performing songs from his new album, All The Way, as well as Moody Blues favourites.

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Chamber Music

Z.E.N. Trio

Haydn's Piano Trio No. 10, Dvořák's 'Dumky' Trio, and Brahms' Piano Trio No.1, Op. 8, performed by Esther Yoo, violin, Narek Haknarayan, cello and Zhang Zuo, piano.

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Lunchtime Learning

Music of Korngold, Delius, Respighi, and Stravinsky with Chief Conductor Vasily Petrenko linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra The Birds concert.

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The Coal Porters

The band has demonstrated the power of fiddle, mandolin, banjo, acoustic guitar and doghouse bass when matched with three and four-part harmonies and memorable melodies.

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The Birds

Stravinsky's The Firebird, Respighi's Suite, The Birds, and works by Delius and Korngold, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

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Andy McKee

Andy McKee, one of the world’s finest acoustic guitarists, returns to Liverpool Philharmonic Music Room.

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Africe Oyé 25th Anniversary

Kanda Bongo Man

The man who single-handedly gave the world the infectious Kwasa Kwasa dance; one of the most well-known stars of world music, and one of the first pioneers of African Soukous music.

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Dancing through the 50s

Rip It Up

Two strictly champions together with one strictly professional live on stage with BBC Radio Two’s Leo Green plus musicians, dancers and singers in a 50s themed extravaganza.

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Chamber Music

Ensemble 10/10

Copland's Appalachian Spring, Steve Reich's Pulse, Andrew Norman's Try, Nico Muhly's Motion and a new work by Richard Miller, Christopher Brooks Composition Prize Winner, in association with the Rushworth Foundation.

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Joel Dommett Live

Catch the star of 2016’s I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here and Sky1’s Bring The Noise as he delivers his high octane comedy for you.

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Mad Dog Mcrea

A unique blend of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz, bluegrass and ‘shake your ass' music.

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A Country Night in Nashville

A Country Night In Nashville recreates the scene of a buzzing Honky Tonk in downtown Nashville, perfectly capturing the energy and atmosphere of an evening in the...

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Richard Smith

From Back to Beatles, barn-burners to ballads, world-renowned fingerstyle guitarist cuts loose with fretboard fireworks.

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The Solid Gold Rock 'n' Roll Show

Celebrating 60 years in the business, Marty Wilde comes together with Eden Kane, Mike Berry, and The Wildcats, as well as very special guest Mark Wynter.

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The Pretenders

Chrissie Hynde returns with Alone, the first Pretenders album for eight years.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Verdi's Falstaff

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

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Verdi's Falstaff

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Chamber Music

Stile Antico

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

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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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Family Concerts

Sing-Along with Santa!

Christmas treat filled with seasonal songs that simply everyone will know. Plus a few surprises too – whether you’ve been naughty or nice!

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Family Concerts

Sing-Along with Santa!

Christmas treat filled with seasonal songs that simply everyone will know. Plus a few surprises too – whether you’ve been naughty or nice!

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

A Christmas tradition on Hope Street, featuring the full Orchestra and choirs in Yuletide music for the whole family, presented by Classic FM's John Suchet. Always a sell out, so book early!

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Family Concerts

Sing-Along with Santa!

Christmas treat filled with seasonal songs that simply everyone will know. Plus a few surprises too – whether you’ve been naughty or nice!

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Family Concerts

Sing-Along with Santa!

Christmas treat filled with seasonal songs that simply everyone will know. Plus a few surprises too – whether you’ve been naughty or nice!

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

A Christmas tradition on Hope Street, featuring the full Orchestra and choirs in Yuletide music for the whole family, presented by Classic FM's John Suchet. Always a sell out, so book early!

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Close-Up Concerts

Jesús León, tenor and guitar

"León leaps up to that closing trio of top notes with all the swaggering confidence of the young Pavarotti’" - BBC Music Magazine

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

A Christmas tradition on Hope Street, featuring the full Orchestra and choirs in Yuletide music for the whole family, presented by Classic FM's John Suchet. Always a sell out, so book early!

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

A Christmas tradition on Hope Street, featuring the full Orchestra and choirs in Yuletide music for the whole family, presented by Classic FM's John Suchet. Always a sell out, so book early!

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

A Christmas tradition on Hope Street, featuring the full Orchestra and choirs in Yuletide music for the whole family, presented by Classic FM's John Suchet. Always a sell out, so book early!

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

A Christmas tradition on Hope Street, featuring the full Orchestra and choirs in Yuletide music for the whole family, presented by Classic FM's John Suchet. Always a sell out, so book early!

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

ABBA on New Year's Eve

All your ABBA favourites, with a cast of West End's finest singers and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

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Royal Liverpool Philhaarmonic Orchestra

Messiah

Nicholas Kraemer conducts the annual performance of Handel's Messiah in an inspirational start to the New Year.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Winter Landscapes

Pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin takes on the mighty Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 1 with Andrew Manze conducting in a programme that also includes Sibelius' Symphony No. 2 and Stenhammer's 'Nocturne'.

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