Free Friday Lunchtime Concert


From Russia with Love

Fri 7 Feb 2020 12.30pm - 1.15pm
LSO St Luke's, London

Guildhall School Musicians:

Michael Ferguson baritone

Tchaikovsky Amidst the noisy ball Op 38. No 3
Rimsky-Korsakov The silence falls on the yellow fields Op 39 No 3
Rachmaninoff The night is sad
Rachmaninoff T'was yesterday we met Op 26 No 13

Carla Reclusa mezzo-soprano

Rimsky-Korsakov A nightingale captivated by the rose
Tchaikovsky Insane nights
Rimsky-Korsakov What in the silence of the night

Thomas Nießer baritone

Tchaikovsky Reconciliation
Tchaikovsky Don Juan's serenade
Medtner By the gates of the holy dwelling
Rachmaninoff Spring waters

Lu Liu piano

Tickets: free entry, just turn up!

For more information or group bookings, call Rebecca Ranson on 020 7382 2512 or email [email protected]


Suitable for over-5s

Please note that finish times are approximate and subject to change.

Singers and pianists from the Guildhall School explore love and its many aspects in a recital of Russian song by composers including Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Rimsky-Korsakov.

Want to know more about classical music but not sure where to start? Make the most of your lunchbreak and enjoy a free, 45-minute informal concert at LSO St Luke’s.

This term's concerts focus on music by Russian composers, and you'll have the chance to ask the musicians your own burning questions.

Each concert begins at 12.30pm and lasts for 45 minutes. The Café is open for light refreshments before the concert from 11.30am and after the concert until 2pm.

Free Relaxed Performance 11.15–11.45am
Relaxed performances are specially tailored for people with autism, sensory and communication impairments and learning disabilities. Babies under one year old are welcome, but please consider how older children may affect the experience for other audience members and the performers. Contact [email protected] to find out more.