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.

Kuss Quartet © Molina Visuals

Kuss Quartet

Monday 27 May 2019 1:00PM

Poppe and Beethoven

Ilya Gringolts   © Tomasz Trzebiatowski

Ilya Gringolts violin; Peter Laul piano

Monday 3 June 2019 1:00PM


Jean Rondeau   © Edouard Bressy

Jean Rondeau harpsichord

Monday 10 June 2019 1:00PM

Bach, Scarlatti and Brahms

Nicolas Altstaedt   © Marco Borggreve

Nicolas Altstaedt cello

Monday 17 June 2019 1:00PM

Bach and Dutilleux

Christopher Maltman   © Pia Clodi

Christopher Maltman baritone; Graham Johnson piano

Monday 24 June 2019 1:00PM

Schumann, Wolf and Pfitzner

Colin Currie Quartet

Colin Currie Quartet

Monday 1 July 2019 1:00PM

Pereira, Volans, Stockhausen and Reich

Imogen Cooper   © Sim Canetty-Clarke

Imogen Cooper piano

Monday 8 July 2019 1:00PM

Brahms and Liszt

István Várdai   © Balazs Borocz

István Várdai cello; Sunwook Kim piano

Monday 15 July 2019 1:00PM

Falla, Schubert and Kodály

Benjamin Appl   © Lars Borges

Benjamin Appl baritone; Kristian Bezuidenhout fortepiano

Monday 16 September 2019 1:00PM

Schumann, Mendelssohn, Zelter and Loewe

Marlis Petersen   © Yiorgos Mavropoulos

Marlis Petersen soprano; Camillo Radicke piano

Monday 23 September 2019 1:00PM

The Otherworld

Boris Giltburg   © Sasha Gusov

Boris Giltburg piano

Monday 30 September 2019 1:00PM


Jess Gillam   © Kaupo Kikkas

Jess Gillam saxophone; Zeynep Özsuca piano

Monday 7 October 2019 1:00PM

Clyne, Bartók, Marcello and more

Borodin Quartet © Simon van Boxtel

Borodin Quartet; Barry Douglas piano

Monday 14 October 2019 1:00PM

Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich

Lawrence Power   © Jack Liebeck

Lawrence Power viola, violin; Simon Crawford-Phillips piano

Monday 21 October 2019 1:00PM

Benjamin, Adès, Couperin, Ravel and Stravinsky

Jean-Guihen Queyras   © Francois Sechet

Jean-Guihen Queyras cello; Alexandre Tharaud piano

Monday 28 October 2019 1:00PM

Debussy and Brahms

The Cardinall's Musick © Benjamin Ealovega

The Cardinall's Musick

Monday 4 November 2019 1:00PM

Greaves, Tomkins, Hilton and more

Joanna MacGregor

Joanna MacGregor piano

Monday 11 November 2019 1:00PM

Birds, Grounds, Chaconnes

James Newby   © Ben McKee

James Newby baritone; Simon Lepper piano

Monday 18 November 2019 1:00PM

Schumann, Warlock, Ireland and more

The Marian Consort

The Marian Consort vocal ensemble

Monday 25 November 2019 1:00PM

Music for the Queen of Heaven

Colin Currie   © Marco Borggreve

Colin Currie percussion; Sam Walton percussion; Pavel Kolesnikov piano; Samson Tsoy piano

Monday 2 December 2019 1:00PM

Ravel and Bartók

Nelson Freire   © Fabrice Boissiere

Nelson Freire piano

Monday 9 December 2019 1:00PM

Scarlatti, Godowsky, Handel and more

Elisabeth Kulman   © Stephan Polzer

Elisabeth Kulman mezzo-soprano; Eduard Kutrowatz piano

Monday 16 December 2019 1:00PM

Schubert, Liszt, Britten, Porter and Weill

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