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What’s on

30th Anniversary Tour

Soul II Soul

Iconic British band Soul II Soul will embark on a UK tour to mark of the 30 years of their hugely influential success, and paying tribute to their legendary debut album, Club Classics Vol 1.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Brahms Requiem

Hindemith’s Overture, Cupid and Psyche, Mozart’s Exsultate jubilate and Brahms’ A German Requiem conducted by Vasily Petrenko joined by soprano Louise Alder, baritone Andrew Foster-Williams and Huddersfield Choral Society

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Lunchtime Concert

Pixels Ensemble

Schubert’s Piano Quintet in A major, 'Trout' performed by Pixels Ensemble.

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Celtic Country

This wonderful show brings together the very best of Irish and Scottish artists with their own style of Country music, plus a hint of American Country.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Romeo and Juliet

Shchedrin’s Concerto for Orchestra No.1 (Naughty Limericks), Khachaturian’s Violin Concerto and Prokofiev’s Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet conducted by Vasily Petrenko with violinist Nemanja Radulović.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Romeo and Juliet

Shchedrin’s Concerto for Orchestra No.1 (Naughty Limericks), Khachaturian’s Violin Concerto and Prokofiev’s Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet conducted by Vasily Petrenko with violinist Nemanja Radulović.

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The Robert Cray Band

Legendary guitarist and singer-songwriter and five time Grammy winner, Robert Cray returns to the UK in support following the success of his most recent album Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Psycho: Film with Live Orchestra

The stabbing violins of Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho have become the soundtrack to all our nightmares. So this Halloween, what better way to give yourself the fright of...

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Maximum Rhythm and Blues

Join the legendary The Manfreds and Georgie Fame for a fabulous evening of rhythm and blues nostalgia.

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chamber music

Ensemble 10/10: Frankenstein

James Wishart’s 23 Songs for a Mad Woman HK Gruber’s Frankenstein!! Conducted by Clark Rundell with voice Louise Ashcroft and chansonnier Boudewijn Ruigrok

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Kacey Musgraves

Kacey will embark on the Oh, What A World: Tour in support of her highly-anticipated fourth studio album Golden Hour.

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Queen Greatest Hits

Queen Extravaganza

Hear all of Queen’s greatest hits when Queen Extravaganza, the ‘official’ tribute band created by Roger Taylor and Brian May, return to the UK in late 2018.

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chamber music

WW1 Poets and Music: Anthem for Doomed Youth

With poetry by Siegfried Sassoon, Robert Graves and of course Owen himself, plus music by Ravel and his wartime contemporaries, this should be a uniquely intimate...

St George's Hall Concert Room

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Elgar Cello Concerto

Gary Carpenter’s Willie Stock, Elgar’s Cello Concerto, Ravel’s Le Tombeau de Couperin and Ravel’s La Valse conducted by Andrew Manze with Artists in Residence Sheku Kanneh-Mason

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Russell Watson

Having sold more than seven million albums worldwide, Russell Watson is firmly established as the UK’s best-selling classical crossover artist of all time. 

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Liverpool Cathedral

Britten War Requiem

Britten’s War Requiem conducted by Andrew Manze with soprano Susanne Bernhard, tenor Ed Lyon baritone Benjamin Appl with NDR Radiophilharmonie Hannover Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Choristers of Liverpool Cathedral and the Knabenchor Hannover.

Other

The Eskies

The Eskies bring their unique brand of folk noir/gypsy jazz/sea shanty and swaggering stage spectacle to ballrooms and booze houses far and wide.

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Lunchtime Concert

Emilia Quartet

Bax's and Elgar's String Quartet performed by Emilia Quartet.

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Woman to Woman

Woman to Woman sees a unique and timeless collaboration between Judie Tzuke, Beverley Craven and Julia Fordham, three of the UK’s most celebrated female singer-songwriters.

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chamber Music

Makedonissimo

Transcriptions of Macedonian traditional music, by Pande Shahov

St George's Hall Concert Room

Billy Ocean

Following his sold out tour, British soul icon Billy Ocean has announced a huge UK headline tour for late 2018 where he will perform the best of his greatest hits and favourite tracks.

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Seafoam Green's

The Last Waltz

Join Seafoam Green for a very special performance celebrating the anniversary of The Band's last ever concert.

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Sixties Gold

After a sold out show in 2017, Sixties Gold returns with an even stronger line-up of artists, featuring The Searchers, The Merseybeats, The Fortunes, PJ Proby, Love Affair’s Steve Ellis, and Vanity Fare.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Petrenko’s Brahms IV

Brahms’ Piano Concerto No.1, Brahms’ Symphony No.4 conducted by Vasily Petrenko with pianist Simon Trpčeski

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Close Up Concert

Estonia 100

Mihkel Kerem, and his friends from the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, to take you on a musical journey to celebrate the 100th birthday of his native state, Estonia.

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Siobhan Miller

One of the foremost Scottish folk singers, Siobhan Miller is an exceptional talent - her soulful and stirring renewal of traditional song has won her the title of 'Scots Singer of the Year' an unprecedented three times.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Pictures at an Exhibition

Tchaikovsky’s Francesca da Rimini, Korngold’s Violin Concerto, Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition conducted by Vasily Petrenko with violinist Elena...

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Raymond Gubbay presents

Simply Sinatra

A sensational evening of music, song and dance celebrating ‘Ol’ Blue Eyes’ himself.

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Feel The Force Tour

The Real Thing

Following the sad passing of Eddy Amoo, his brother Chris Amoo and Dave Smith have decided to continue as a duo backed by The Real Thing band.

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50th Anniversary Tour

The Stylistics

The Stylistics return to Liverpool Philharmonic with their famous charisma, style and harmony, that made them one of the best-selling soul groups.

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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 a full orchestra performing the enchanting score live.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

From the New World

 Adams’ The Chairman Dances Jennifer Higdon’s Blue Cathedral Barber Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Dvořák’s Symphony No.9, From the New World conducted by Robert Spano with soprano Elizabeth Atherton.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

An American in Paris

Gershwin’s An American in Paris, Copland’s Rodeo: Four dance episodes and Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9, From the New World conducted by Robert Spano.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

Dukas’ The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Bartók’s Piano Concerto No.3, Barber’s Adagio and Stravinsky’s Suite, The Firebird conducted by Kahchun Wong with pianist, Denis...

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Family Concert

The Nutcracker and I, by Alexandra Dariescu

Everyone knows the story of The Nutcracker. Trust us though - you’ve never seen it like this. Pianist Alexandra Dariescu, a single ballerina, and Tchaikovsky’s...

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The Bootleg Beatles

With a little help from their own Pepperland Sinfonia, this not-to-be-missed event features a special set celebrating the 50th anniversary of the ‘White album’.

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chamber music

Gesualdo Six Music for Advent and Christmas

In the Renaissance, Advent was a time of wonder, reflection, and deep quiet. For the singers of Gesualdo Six, early music is a way of life, and this concert includes...

St George's Hall Concert Room

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Let it Snow with Gary Williams

Tonight, your Yuletide dreams come true, as singer Gary Williams hosts the most tuneful Christmas party Liverpool’s ever seen, conducted by Roderick Dunk.

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Family Concert

The Snowman and Sing-along with Santa

If you didn’t think the classic film The Snowman could get any more enchanting, you’re in for a wonderful surprise – because this seasonal screening is accompanied...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Family Concert

The Snowman and Sing-along with Santa

If you didn’t think the classic film The Snowman could get any more enchanting, you’re in for a wonderful surprise – because this seasonal screening is accompanied...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Family Concert

The Snowman and Sing-along with Santa

If you didn’t think the classic film The Snowman could get any more enchanting, you’re in for a wonderful surprise – because this seasonal screening is accompanied...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Family Concert

The Snowman and Sing-along with Santa

If you didn’t think the classic film The Snowman could get any more enchanting, you’re in for a wonderful surprise – because this seasonal screening is accompanied...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

It wouldn’t be December without our annual festive concerts – they’re a true Liverpool tradition. That means a mouth-watering spread of Yuletide music old and new, with classic carols and Christmas music.

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Lunchtime Concert

Liverpool String Quartet

Come and enjoy a lunchtime treat this festive season, featuring The Snowman – arranged especially for the Liverpool String Quartet by Howard Blake, as well as a few...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

It wouldn’t be December without our annual festive concerts – they’re a true Liverpool tradition. That means a mouth-watering spread of Yuletide music old and new, with classic carols and Christmas music.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

It wouldn’t be December without our annual festive concerts – they’re a true Liverpool tradition. That means a mouth-watering spread of Yuletide music old and new, with classic carols and Christmas music.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

It wouldn’t be December without our annual festive concerts – they’re a true Liverpool tradition. That means a mouth-watering spread of Yuletide music old and new, with classic carols and Christmas music.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

It wouldn’t be December without our annual festive concerts – they’re a true Liverpool tradition. That means a mouth-watering spread of Yuletide music old and new, with classic carols and Christmas music.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Spirit of Christmas

It wouldn’t be December without our annual festive concerts – they’re a true Liverpool tradition. That means a mouth-watering spread of Yuletide music old and new, with classic carols and Christmas music.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Handel’s Messiah

Handel’s Messiah has become something of a New Year tradition in Liverpool, but it’s anything but dusty. Conducted by Stephen Layton, a team of first class singers will bring out all the energy, inspiration and sheer joy of this true classic.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Mozart’s Jupiter

Brahms’ Piano Concerto No.2 and Mozart’s Symphony No.41, 'Jupiter' conducted by Andrew Manze with pianist Francesco Piemontesi.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Mozart’s Jupiter

Brahms’ Piano Concerto No.2 and Mozart’s Symphony No.41, 'Jupiter' conducted by Andrew Manze with pianist Francesco Piemontesi.

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chamber music

Van Kuijk Quartet

Haydn's String Quartet in D, Op.76 No.5, György Ligeti's String Quartet No.1, 'Métamorphoses Nocturnes', Schubert's String Quartet, 'Death and the Maiden' performed by Van Kuijk Quartet

St George's Hall Concert Room

Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Company

Youth Company Brass Band

Youth Company Brass Band presents a range of brass band and symphonic music performed by members of Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Company.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

The Gadfly

Shostakovich’s Suite, The Gadfly, Weinberg’s Cello Concerto and Sibelius’ Symphony No. 4 conducted by Vasily Petrenko with cellist Jonathan Aasgaard.

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Paul Carrack

Legendary Sheffield-born singer, songwriter and former front man of Ace, Squeeze and Mike & The Mechanics returns to the road with his band in early 2019.

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Paul Carrack

Legendary Sheffield-born singer, songwriter and former front man of Ace, Squeeze and Mike & The Mechanics returns to the road with his band in early 2019.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Peer Gynt

Grieg’s Peer Gynt, Suite No. 1, Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 and Sibelius’ Symphony No. 4 conducted by Vasily Petrenko with pianist Beatrice Rana.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Mahler 5

Berg’s Violin Concerto and Mahler’s Symphony No. 5 conducted by Robert Trevino with violinist Michael Barenboim.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Happy Birthday, Mozart!

Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto and Mahler’s Symphony No.5.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Tchaikovsky’s Pathétique

Beethoven’s Violin Concerto and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No.6, Pathétique conducted by violinist Nikolaj Znaider.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Háry János

Haydn's Symphony No. 49, ‘La Passione’, Mozart's Violin Concerto No.5, ‘Turkish’, Wagner's Faust Overture, Kodály's Suite, Háry János, conducted by Gilbert Varga with violinist Kristóf Baráti

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Háry János

Haydn's Symphony No. 49, ‘La Passione’, Mozart's Violin Concerto No.5, ‘Turkish’, Wagner's Faust Overture, Kodály's Suite, Háry János, conducted by Gilbert Varga with violinist Kristóf Baráti

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Woody Woodmansey and Tony Visconti's

Holy Holy

Holy Holy are Bowie's drummer Woody Woodmansey, producer and bassist Tony Visconti, and Heaven 17’s Glenn Gregory, performing Bowie’s material from 1969–1973 accompanied by an all-star band.

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Family Concert

Science Fiction Classics

A fantastic adventure through ‘Time And Relative Dimensions In Space’ as our very own Time Lord has close encounters with out-of-this-world favourites from large and...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Valentine’s Classics

A night of romantic film music and songs with conductor Stephen Bell and singer Lance Ellington.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

John Lill at 75

Korngold's Schauspiel Overture, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1, Gary Carpenter's Ghost Stories and Britten's The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, with conductor Michael Seal and pianist John Lill.

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Chamber Music

John Lill CBE piano

John Lill is the kind of pianist you thought they didn’t make any more. Combining jaw-dropping dexterity, limitless imagination and a lifetime of selfless artistry, he’s a man for whom only the music matters.

St George's Hall Concert Room

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven 7

Mark-Anthony Turnage's Symphonic Movements, Mahler's Rückert Lieder, Schubert's Andante from Symphony No. 10 and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7, with conductor Carlos Kalmar and mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnston

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Mike and The Mechanics

Genesis founding member Mike Rutherford (guitar) returns to Liverpool Philharmonic Hall with the same new generation Mike and The Mechanics.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Haydn Variations

Brahms's Variations on a theme of Haydn, Wagner's Wesendonck Lieder, Schubert's Andante from Symphony No. 10 and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7, with conductor Carlos Kalmar and mezzo soprano Jennifer Johnston.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Boléro

Ravel's Boléro, Milhaud's Suite, Le boeuf sur le toit and Bizet's Suite, L’Arlésienne, with conductor Jessica Cottis, pianist Alexandra Dariescu and the Orchestra's principal flautist Cormac Henry.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Boléro

Ravel's Boléro, Milhaud's Suite, Le boeuf sur le toit and Bizet's Suite, L’Arlésienne, with conductor Jessica Cottis, pianist Alexandra Dariescu and the Orchestra's principal flautist Cormac Henry.

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Close Up Concert

Alexandra Dariescu piano

Romanian pianist Alexandra Dariescu performs the work of Fauré, Chopin, Boulanger, Tailleferre and Debussy.

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