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What’s on

Liverpool Irish Festival

Marc O'Reilly

With gritty sonic depth, Irish songwriter Marc O’Reilly attacks his muse with a bipolar verve that swings from reflection to sheer riotous joy.

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On the Road & In the Round

Laura Oakes, Jesse Terry & Michael Logen

A Nashville-style ‘In The Round’ concert featuring the combined talents of these three hugely gifted artists, Laura Oakes, Jesse Terry & Michael Logen.

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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

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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Owen Jones: Building a New Britain

How do we build a new Britain and a new world free of the injustice that currently defines it? In our historic, turbulent times, we must debate it.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Keith James in Concert

The Songs of Nick Drake

For over a decade, singer and guitarist Keith James has amazed audiences with his stunningly beautiful and highly acclaimed The Songs of Nick Drake concert series.

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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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Liverpool Irish Festival

Stephen James Smith

Dublin poet and playwright central to the rise of the vibrant spoken word scene in Ireland today.

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One Man Stranger Things

Talented Canadian actor Charles Ross single-handedly recreates season one of the Netflix sensation; all the characters, dialogue, special effects, music & eggos in...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Maximum Rhythm and Blues

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

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival

Cairokee

One of Egypt's most popular contemporary musical acts, Cairokee articulate many elements of contemporary Egyptian society, their music balances rock and spacious electronica with hints of pop and chaabi.

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Catfish Keith

Cutting-edge blues singer, songwriter and bottleneck slide guitarist brings his innovative style of foot-stomping, deep delta blues and American roots music.

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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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Coffee Concert

Troika Klezmer Kabaret

After their sold-out debut performance in January 2018, Troika return with an eclectic programme that will take you on a breathtaking musical odyssey.

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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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Troubadour Songs

Jack Lukeman

Multi award-winning artist Jack Lukeman is famous for his astounding voice, powerful songs and passionate live shows.

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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

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Bruce Cockburn

Few recording artists are as creative and prolific as Bruce Cockburn. Since his self-titled debut in 1970, the Canadian singer-songwriter has released an astonishing 33 albums.

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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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Sheelanagig

Quintet Sheelanagig bring their array of foot-stomping folk tunes, a well-stocked armoury of stringed instruments, furious dance medleys and interestingly arranged original pieces to Music Room.

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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, Liverpool Cathedral Choir and the Knabenchor Hannover.

Other

Homotopia Festival 2018

John Waters: This Filthy World

'This Filthy World' is John Waters’ one-man show, a ‘vaudeville’ act that celebrates the film career and tastes of the man, that William Burroughs once called ‘The...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Liverpool Acoustic

Hafdis Huld

Returning to the UK for just a handful of gigs this autumn, Hafdis Huld is one of Iceland’s biggest stars.

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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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

chamber Music

Makedonissimo

Transcriptions of Macedonian traditional music, by Pande Shahov

St George's Hall Concert Room

Seafoam Green's

The Last Waltz

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

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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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Live on Mars: A Tribute to David Bowie

Live on Mars fuses sound and vision to portray the essence of Bowie, his alter egos and creative muses, with a stunning light show and state of the art visuals and...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Martin Taylor & Martin Simpson

Award winning Jazz guitarist Martin Taylor teams up with acoustic and slide guitar virtuoso Martin Simpson. The pair shares the stage throughout the performance –...

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Raymond Gubbay presents

Simply Sinatra

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

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

A Theatr Mwldan Production

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

This critically acclaimed and multi award-winning collaboration between two adventurous virtuoso musicians - Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora player...

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Bohemian Rhapsody

A foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

A Theatr Mwldan Production

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

This critically acclaimed and multi award-winning collaboration between two adventurous virtuoso musicians - Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora player...

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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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Laughterhouse Live

This December Liverpool's biggest comedy promoter Laughterhouse brings you another amazing night of entertainment, featuring seven giants of comedy.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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

The Muppet Christmas Carol

Enjoy this enchanting retelling of the classic Dickens tale with Kermit the Frog as Bob Crachit, Miss Piggy as Emily Crachit and Michael Caine as Scrooge.

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...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Connie Lush

Two Christmas concerts in the Music Room for one of the finest Blues singers in the UK..

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Connie Lush

Two Christmas concerts in the Music Room for one of the finest Blues singers in the UK..

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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...

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Lindisfarne

Lindisfarne's pioneering sound, combining acoustic instruments like mandolin and fiddle with their electric blues roots, proved the perfect medium to deliver the catchy, memorable songs.

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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’.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Lindisfarne

Lindisfarne's pioneering sound, combining acoustic instruments like mandolin and fiddle with their electric blues roots, proved the perfect medium to deliver the catchy, memorable songs.

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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

Liverpool Acoustic

Paul Dunbar & The Black Winter Band

After their fabulous album launch show earlier this year, Paul Dunbar & the Black Winter Band return to the Music Room for another roof-raising show guaranteed to...

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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.

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

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.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

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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The Overtones

The Overtones have announced the release of their sixth studio album The Overtones and a 22 date UK tour, which sees them return to Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in December.

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

Raymond Gubbay presents

Carols by Candlelight

A sublime concert of carols, plus seasonal classics, staged in full 18th Century costume in an evocative candle-lit style setting.

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

Baked A La Ska: Ska of Wonder

Baked A La Ska are the ‘heavy heavy sound’ of Manchester, a super charged 11-headed ska monster on a rampage through the dance floors of the UK leaving a trail in...

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