What's on

What’s on

Young DaDaFest Music

DaDaFest develops young disabled and deaf artists by providing a platform for them to showcase their creative talent. This year’s show includes performances from Arden Rockers, Young DaDa Ensemble, Six For Tennis and Owen Jones.

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Liverpool Arab Arts Festival

Reem Kelani

World renowned Palestinian singer, musicologist and broadcaster, Kelani’s reputation extends across the Arab and non-Arab worlds.

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Youth Ensembles

Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Orchestra

Simon Emery conducts excerpts from Bach Orchestral Suite No. 1, Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue, Bartok Concerto for Orchestra and Berlioz Marche Hongraise.

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Dean Friedman

Singer and songwriter Friedman, known for chart-topping 70s hits ‘Ariel’, ‘Lucky Stars’, ‘Lydia’, and ‘Woman of Mine’ performs songs from throughout his three-decade career.

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Last Night!

It’s the last night of the Summer season so enjoy some much-loved British classics.

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Ian Prowse

This year Prowse has been celebrating the 25th anniversary of the release of Fireworks, the first album from his former band Pele.

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Simply Dylan

This August Bank Holiday weekend enjoy a musical journey through the career of one of the world’s most iconic singer-songwriters.

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Peace Train - The Cat Stevens Story

Internationally acclaimed Peace Train – The Cat Stevens Story comes to Liverpool for an evening of musical storytelling revealing the man in the music and the real...

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A.J. Croce

From his debut as a jazz-influenced blues artist to his evolution into a pop music iconoclast, singer-songwriter A.J. Croce has travelled a circuitous musical road.

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Two Night Package

The Magnetic Fields

Two night package for the Magnetic Field 50 Song Memoir concerts.

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The Magnetic Fields

50 Song Memoir is the new album from songwriter Stephin Merritt’s beloved recording project, the Magnetic Fields.

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Two Night Package

The Magnetic Fields

Two night package for the Magnetic Field 50 Song Memoir concerts.

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The Magnetic Fields

50 Song Memoir is the new album from songwriter Stephin Merritt’s beloved recording project, the Magnetic Fields.

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Classic FM: Celebrating 25 Years

Your Classic FM favourites, including music by Handel, Bruch, Beethoven, Jenkins and Sibelius, presented by Bill Turnbull.

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All or Nothing: The Mod Musical

This ‘Mod’ Musical is a sensational musical experience celebrating the unique sound of the iconic Mod band, The Small Faces.

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All or Nothing: The Mod Musical

This ‘Mod’ Musical is a sensational musical experience celebrating the unique sound of the iconic Mod band, The Small Faces.

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Imar

Glasgow’s hottest new folk property, five-piece Ímar have created more than a bit of a stir in little over a year since their formation.

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All or Nothing: The Mod Musical

This ‘Mod’ Musical is a sensational musical experience celebrating the unique sound of the iconic Mod band, The Small Faces.

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WetWetWet's Graeme Clark

An audience with The Thought Collector

This is Graeme’s story about life in the band, how he wrote some of the major hits, and his own live performance of some of the classics and original material.

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Stewart Lee: Content Provider

Content Provider is Stewart’s first brand new full-length show since the award-winning Carpet Remnant World and follows four years of writing and performing his TV...

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Stewart Lee: Content Provider

Content Provider is Stewart’s first brand new full-length show since the award-winning Carpet Remnant World and follows four years of writing and performing his TV...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

New World Symphony

Sousa Marches, Ives 'Decoration Day', Weill 'Sing me not a Ballad', Gershwin Songs, Bernstein's Overture, Candide, Dvorak's 'Song to the Moon' and New World Symphony, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis.

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Post-concert Question Time

Q&A: New World Symphony

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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Dvořák's Cello Concerto

Vasily Petrenko conducts Rachmaninov’s glorious Second Symphony and Dvořák’s Cello Concerto: written in the New World and performed tonight, for the first time in...

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Liverpool Comedy Festival

Steve Gribbin: Shunted Again!

Stand-up comedian Steve Gribbin rails against the current state of Britain's railways. Using his very worst journeys as examples, Steve takes us on a (de)tour of...

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Dvořák's Cello Concerto

Vasily Petrenko conducts Rachmaninov’s glorious Second Symphony and Dvořák’s Cello Concerto: written in the New World and performed tonight, for the first time in...

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Rescheduled

Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls

Playing a mixture of their own material as well as classic and rare Wonder Stuff tunes interspersed with musings from Miles and tales from the road.

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Discover the Classics

Tim Lihoreau with Vasily Petrenko

Tim Lihoreau with Chief Conductor Vasily Petrenko discuss the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Philip Glass 80th Birthday concert.

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Tubular Brass

Mike Oldfield’s classic album Tubular Bells, performed live by Tubular Brass – a 28-piece brass band featuring some of the UK’s finest players and presenting a new score by acclaimed composer, conductor and arranger Sandy Smith.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Philip Glass: 80th Birthday

The UK premiere of Glass's Symphony No. 11, Scriabin's Symphony No. 2 and Dvorak's American Suite, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

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Kaz Hawkins Band

Winner of the European Blues Challenge 2017, Kaz is a feisty, funny and fabulous singer-songwriter.

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Texas

With their glorious new album ‘Jump On Board’ coming out on 21 April, Texas announce 21 UK dates this autumn.

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Album Launch Show

Martin Simpson

This album launch show previews Simpson’s eagerly awaited new solo album entitled Trails and Tribulations which will be released in September 2017 on Topic Records.

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Chamber Music

Zen 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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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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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 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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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

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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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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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

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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