2017-18 Highlights

• Concerts: London Symphony Orchestra • Manchester Camerata • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra • Bernstein in Macedonia and Serbia • Elgar in Turkey • Mahler 2 in Belfast • Mahler 8 in Ely Cathedral

• For families: My Great Orchestral Adventure Royal Albert Hall

• Opera: Adès Powder Her Face Irish National Opera • Menotti The Consul and 3 world premieres for Guildhall Opera  • Mozart Le nozze di Figaro Dartington • Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin in Cambridge

Under Timothy Redmond’s baton, its brilliant pastiches of everything from Berg and Britten to tango and jazz still dazzle The Independent