We Recommend: Contemporary Music

Arielle Dombasle and Nicolas Ker

Tue 25 Jun

The Tabernacle

French actress and singer Arielle Dombasle and singer Nicolas Ker present their album La Rivière Atlantique. Don’t miss the artistic duo known for their poetic and oneiric electronic style!

Contemporary Music

Années Folles ! – two pianos concert

Mon 1 Jul

Queen Elizabeth Hall

Fruit of a friendship born in Buenos Aires, Marcela Roggeri and François Chaplin bring together their two cultures and repertoires to celebrate the 100 years of the Roaring Twenties! A festive journey with Satie, Poulenc, Ravel and Gershwin...

Classical Music, Contemporary Music

Grand Veymont & Bess Of Bedlam

Thu 4 Jul

Servant Jazz Quarters

Two acts from Lyon, both on new UK indie label Outré, join forces for a night of psychedelic sounds. The hypnotic Grand Veymont take their cue from krautrock and the likes of Stereolab, and Bess of Bedlam's acid folk trades in dark themes and sweet melodies.

Contemporary Music

Prom 13: Messiaen – Des Canyons aux Etoiles – BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sun 28 Jul

Royal Albert Hall

Olivier Messiaen’s Des canyons aux étoiles ... is one of the 20th century’s most singular and extraordinary works, a musical act of ‘praise and contemplation’. Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC SO, with pianist Nicolas Hodges and horn player Martin Owen.

Classical Music, Contemporary Music