Lockdown Orchestra

Lockdown Orchestra

Since our Easter hymn recording with Leicester Cathedral, the Leicester Symphony Orchestra has been looking for more opportunities to play together during lockdown. That’s why we teamed up with Kirby Spencer, a local composer, to produce a new and original...
Easter Hymn

Easter Hymn

The LSO was delighted to provide orchestral accompaniment for the Easter Hymn at Leicester Cathedral’s Easter Day Eucharist service (digitally and remotely, of course!) You can find a recording of the service on YouTube.  
Beethoven – A legacy

Beethoven – A legacy

Leicester Symphony Orchestra returns to De Montfort Hall this autumn with a celebration of the work of Beethoven. Sunday 15 November 2020, 3.00pm • De Montfort Hall BEETHOVEN – A LEGACY Conductor: John Andrews Wagner:        Overture, Die Meistersinger Beethoven:  ...
LSO Play Day

LSO Play Day

Join us for our LSO Play Day! Calling all musicians and players in other orchestras! The LSO welcomes musicians new to the orchestra to join us for our Play Day, when we will be rehearsing Elgar Falstaff: Symphonic Study in C minor op 68. Date: Sunday 1 March 2020...
Rainer Hersch meets the LSO

Rainer Hersch meets the LSO

Rainer Hersch meets the LSO…! Sunday 23 February 2020, 3.00pm • De Montfort Hall ALL CLASSICAL MUSIC EXPLAINED Conductor: Rainer Hersch Expect the 1812 Overture, Bizet Carmen Overture, Ravel Bolero plus more fun and tricks than a conductor can wave a stick at....