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Find out about some of the nation’s favourite pieces of classical music with a new series of concerts with Classic FM’s Tim Lihoreau and musicians from the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
If you’ve ever wanted to find out more about classical music, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra have announced a new series of concerts beginning in September. Taking place on various Saturday mornings throughout the orchestra’s 2010/2011 season, some of their venerable musicians and Classic FM’s Creative Director Tim Lihoreau will reveal the musical, social and historical stories behind some of the nation’s favourite classical music. As well as hearing extracts from the pieces and Tim’s insightful commentary, you’ll also have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss the music.
Sessions take place from 11am to 12.45 in the Rodewald Suite at the Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool. The sessions run as follows:
29 January - 20th Century Rocks
12 February - Made In Britain
5 March - A Call to Brahms
7 May - Red Hot Latin
Find out more about the series now. Tickets are priced at £15 per session or £95 for seven sessions. Concessions are priced at £10 per session or £50 for the series.