Past events

In the Light of Air

Sat 25 November 2023

8.00pm, Kings Place

Join us on an immersive and intimate musical journey through light and air.


Fri 22 September 2023

7.30pm, Kings Place

We're joined by harpsichordist Kit Armstrong to combine ancient and modern sound worlds through the work of three contemporary composers who are fascinated with the music of the past.

Laura van der Heijden

Sat 17 June 2023

7.30pm, Kings Place

We welcome 2022/23 Kings Place Resident Artist Laura van der Heijden for a rich programme of contrasting musical architectures spanning two hundred years of sonic innovation.

American Rhapsody

Wed 3 May 2023

7.30pm, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre

Aurora perform a virtuosic American programme roaming from the mountains of Appalachia to the mean New York streets of West Side Story.

American Rhapsody at Saffron Hall

Mon 1 May 2023

7.00pm, Saffron Hall

Join Aurora on a journey across America with regular collaborator, pianist Tom Poster.

The Making of the Orchestra

Sun 16 April 2023

  • Sun 16 April 2023, 5.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}

Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre

Mason Bates’ multimedia concerto Philharmonia Fantastique: The Making of the Orchestra is a joyful introduction to classical music for ages 5 and over.

Aurora with Jan Lisiecki

Sat 25 March 2023

4.00pm, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre

Aurora pairs iconic works by Beethoven with a new piece from one of the most exciting voices in 21st-century music, Héloïse Werner.

Inside Beethoven at Printworks

Thu 23 March 2023

  • Thu 23 March 2023, 9.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}

Press Halls at Printworks

Aurora Orchestra and Nwando Ebizie invite you to step inside a Beethoven symphony at Printworks London.

The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse

Sat 4 March 2023

  • Sat 4 March 2023, 12.00PM – {Venue, Name of City}

Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre

The much-loved children’s story The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen becomes a musical adventure in this world premiere for families and children aged 4–8.


Fri 3 February 2023

7.30pm, Kings Place

We kick off our 2023 Kings Place season with a kaleidoscope of riotous colour, virtuosity, mischief and musical subterfuge, including Gershwin's romantic Ballet sequence from An American in Paris.