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THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 28TH SEPTEMBER 2014

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Martyn Brabbins conducts the Britten Sinfonia Voices through the premiere of Sir John Tavener's last major concert work, based on a ninth-century Sanskrit poem that celebrates the feminine aspect of God.

 

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Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or not, this multi-faceted performance and arts venue is truly wondrous. Open 363 days a year, it offers the most diverse program of any London venue. More about Barbican Centre


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Tavener: Flood Of Beauty, West Smithfield, EC1A | 5 minutes from Tavener: Flood Of Beauty
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The Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Tavener: Flood Of Beauty
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Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Tavener: Flood Of Beauty
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London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Tavener: Flood Of Beauty
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Johann JohannssonJohann JohannssonJohann JohannssonIcelandic musician and composer Johann Johannsson, best known for soundtracks to films like The Theory of Everything, Sicario and The Miners' Hymns, performed at the Barbican in 2014, returns to London to premiere material from new sci-fi film Arrival. Johannsson will also play upcoming soundtracks for Danish documentary Good Things Await, music fr2016-12-09T00:00:00+00002016-12-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Hall,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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event > Concerts > Classical
PRICING  £17.50-£25 plus booking fee
DATES  Friday 9th December 2016
VENUE  Barbican Hall 
Icelandic musician and composer Johann Johannsson, best known for soundtracks to films like The Theory of Everything, Sicario and The Miners' Hymns, performed at the Barbican in 2014, returns to London to premiere material from new sci-fi film Arrival. Johannsson will also play upcoming soundtracks for Danish documentary Good Things Await, music fr... More about this event
 
The VulgarThe VulgarThe Vulgar What makes something vulgar? Drawing on a wealth of stunning exhibits from the Renaissance to the 18th, late 20th and 21st centuries, The Vulgar attempts to answer this question. Curated by exhibition-maker Judith Clark and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips, this Barbican exhibition shows how fashion often changes the definition of the word.2016-12-09T00:00:00+00002017-02-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Art Gallery,   Silk Street      EC2 8DS
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  13th October 2016 to 5th February 2017
VENUE  Barbican Art Gallery 
What makes something vulgar? Drawing on a wealth of stunning exhibits from the Renaissance to the 18th, late 20th and 21st centuries, The Vulgar attempts to answer this question. Curated by exhibition-maker Judith Clark and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips, this Barbican exhibition shows how fashion often changes the definition of the word.... More about this event
 
NCO Winter Concert 2016NCO Winter Concert 2016Natalia Luis-Bassa and Roger Clarkson conduct talented young musicians aged 14 and under in works including Rimsky-Korsakov's Capriccio Espagnol and John Williams's Star Wars Suite.2016-12-11T19:00:00+00002016-12-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Monteverdi Choir/English Baroque Soloists: Bach At ChristmasMonteverdi Choir/English Baroque Soloists: Bach At ChristmasA stirring performance of Bach's Magnificat In E, Lutheran Mass In F and Cantata "Susser Trost".2016-12-12T19:30:00+00002016-12-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Sponge: Turned On Its HeadSponge: Turned On Its HeadDance show for under 5s by dance company Turned On Its Head.2016-12-13T10:30:00+00002016-12-21T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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LSO Platforms: Guildhall ArtistsLSO Platforms: Guildhall ArtistsPianist Antonina Suhanova from the Guildhall School performs Shostakovich's Two Preludes And Fugues and Mussorgsky's Pictures From An Exhibition.2016-12-14T18:00:00+00002016-12-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra/FinleyBBC Symphony Orchestra/FinleySanttu-Matias Rouvali conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra, with baritone Gerald Finley, to perform Tchaikovsky's Overture To Romeo & Juliet, the UK premiere of Kaija Saariaho's True Fire and Prokofiev's Symphony No 5.2016-12-15T19:30:00+00002016-12-15T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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BBC Symphony Orchestra/Finley
Royal Concertgebouw OrchestraRoyal Concertgebouw OrchestraDaniele Gatti conducts the orchestra to perform Mahler's Adagio From Symphony No 10, Berg's Three Orchestra Pieces and works by Wagner.2016-12-17T14:30:00+00002016-12-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Les Arts Florissants: Handel's MessiahLes Arts Florissants: Handel's MessiahWilliam Christie directs the period-instrument ensemble featuring sopranos Emmanuelle De Negri and Katherine Watson, counter-tenor Carlo Vistoli, tenor Samuel Boden and bass Konstantin Wolff.2016-12-19T19:00:00+00002016-12-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Christmas With Aled JonesChristmas With Aled JonesBroadcaster and popular vocalist Aled Jones performs a selection of festive favourites including O Little Town Of Bethlehem, O Come, All Ye Faithful and Hark! The Herald Angels Sing plus music by Bach, Darke and Rutter in the company of soprano Jennifer France, The London Chorus and the London Concert Orchestra. Conducted by Toby Purser.2016-12-22T19:30:00+00002016-12-23T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

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