Forthcoming BBC Lunchtime Concerts

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List of forthcoming BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concerts for which there will be either a pre-recorded or live radio broadcast.

Broadcast information can be found on the individual concert pages.

Please note broadcasts are subject to change without prior notice.

Karina Gauvin  © Michael Slobodian

Karina Gauvin soprano; Maciej Pikulski piano

Monday 22 October 2018 1:00PM

Hahn, Debussy, Poulenc and Bizet

Thibaut Garcia   © Luis Castilla

Thibaut Garcia guitar; Antoine Morinière guitar

Monday 29 October 2018 1:00PM

Barrios Mangoré, Tansman and Bach

Aleksey Semenenko and Inna Firsova

Aleksey Semenenko violin; Inna Firsova piano

Monday 5 November 2018 1:00PM

Grieg, Ysaÿe, Debussy, Tchaikovsky and Paganini

Jonathan Biss  © Benjamin Ealovega

Jonathan Biss piano

Monday 12 November 2018 1:00PM

Haydn and Schumann

Roberta Invernizzi  © Ribalta Luce Studio

Roberta Invernizzi soprano; Rodney Prada viola da gamba; Craig Marchitelli lute; Franco Pavan lute

Monday 19 November 2018 1:00PM

Caccini, Kapsberger, Monteverdi and more

Tai Murray  © Julia Wesely

Tai Murray violin; Silke Avenhaus piano

Monday 26 November 2018 1:00PM

Grieg, Glass and Saint-Saëns

Lara Melda  ©

Lara Melda piano

Monday 3 December 2018 1:00PM

Chopin and Liszt

Augustin Hadelich  © Luca Valenta

Augustin Hadelich violin; Charles Owen piano

Monday 10 December 2018 1:00PM

Brahms, Ysaÿe and John Adams

Ensemble Zefiro © Vito Magnanini

Ensemble Zefiro

Monday 17 December 2018 1:00PM


Alexander Gavrylyuk   © Mika Bovan

Alexander Gavrylyuk piano

Monday 7 January 2019 1:00PM

Mozart, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev

Juilliard String Quartet © Claudio Papapietro

Juilliard String Quartet

Monday 14 January 2019 1:00PM

Beecher and Dvořák

Leila Josefowicz  © Chris Lee

Leila Josefowicz violin; John Novacek piano

Monday 21 January 2019 1:00PM

Sibelius, Prokofiev, Knussen, Mahler and Zimmermann

Simon Höfele  © Sebastian Heck

Simon Höfele trumpet; Frank Dupree piano

Monday 28 January 2019 1:00PM

Enescu, Takemitsu, Hindemith and more

Sophie Pacini  © Susanne Krauss

Sophie Pacini piano

Monday 4 February 2019 1:00PM

Liszt, Mendelssohn and Schumann

François-Frédéric Guy  © Caroline Doutre

François-Frédéric Guy piano

Monday 11 February 2019 1:00PM

Brahms, Murail and Debussy

Kitty Whately  © Natalie Watts

Kitty Whately mezzo-soprano; Simon Lepper piano

Monday 18 February 2019 1:00PM

From the Pens of Women

Quatuor Arod © Richard Dumas

Quatuor Arod; Timothy Ridout viola

Monday 25 February 2019 1:00PM


Mariam Batsashvili  © Attila Kleb

Mariam Batsashvili piano

Monday 4 March 2019 1:00PM

Bach, Haydn, Ravel and Liszt

Belcea Quartet © Marco Borggreve

Belcea Quartet

Monday 11 March 2019 1:00PM

Hans Keller's 100th Birthday

Jeremy Denk  © Michael Wilson

Jeremy Denk piano

Monday 18 March 2019 1:00PM

Bach and Schubert

Novus String Quartet © Jin-ho Park

Novus String Quartet

Monday 25 March 2019 1:00PM

Respighi and Berg

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