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Cartoon image of Billy the Kid riding a white horse

LSO Discovery Family Concert: Heroes, Outlaws & Villains

Recommended for children aged 7+ and their families

Barbican

Sunday 17 March 2024 • 2.30pm

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The Concert

Excerpts from

John Williams The Imperial March from ‘Star Wars’
John Williams Superman March
Rachel Leach new work
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade
Sergei Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet – Suite No 2
Gioacchino Rossini Overture: William Tell
Scott Joplin arr James Lamb Overture: Treemonisha
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No 3
Aaron Copland Billy the Kid – Suite

Rachel Leach presenter
Chloe Rooke conductor
London Symphony Orchestra

The concert will finish at approximately 3.45pm

Tickets

£18 £14 £12 adults, £6 under-18s
£4 booking fee per transaction – click here for more information on booking fees

Save on Your Booking

Under-18s – £6 tickets
Groups of 10+ – save at least 20%
Barbican Access Members – free companion tickets

Explore Aaron Copland’s Wild West-inspired Billy the Kid alongside other musical rogues and scoundrels, with perhaps a hero or two swooping in to save the day!

Presented in a fun and informative way, LSO Family Concerts feature music based on a theme and are an opportunity for families to learn more about music and the instruments of the orchestra. There are free workshops before the concert, and everyone can get involved by playing or singing along with the audience participation piece during the concert.

Free Crèche
There is a free crèche available for younger siblings under the age of 7.
Places must be booked in advance by emailing the Barbican Box Office at tickets@barbican.org.uk or calling 020 7870 2500 (Mon–Fri 12 noon–5.30pm). Please give the age of the child the place will be for.

Header Image © Liam Hennebry

Future Dates

LSO Discovery Family Concert
The audience at an LSO Discovery Family Concert
Barbican

LSO Discovery Family Concert

Recommended for children aged 7+ and their families

Sunday 2 June 2024 • 2.30pm

A fun opportunity for families to learn more about music and the instruments of the orchestra, with music based on a theme and free workshops before the concert. 

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