Sir Simon Rattle
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1955-01-19
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Sir Simon Rattle

Sir Simon Rattle Biography (Wikipedia)

Sir Simon Denis Rattle OM CBE (born 19 January 1955) is a British conductor.

He rose to international prominence during the 1980s and 1990s, while Music Director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (1980–98). Rattle was principal conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic from 2002 to 2018.

It was announced in March 2015 that Rattle would become Music Director of the London Symphony Orchestra from September 2017.

As a passionate supporter of music education, Rattle is also the patron of Birmingham Schools' Symphony Orchestra, arranged during his tenure with CBSO in mid 1990s. The Youth Orchestra is now under the auspices of charitable business Services for Education.

Rattle received the Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music in 2001 at the Classic Brit Awards.

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Sir Simon Rattle Performances & Interviews


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John Adams
The Chairman Dances
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The Chairman Dances
Lindsay McPhail
San
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San
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 2 'Resurrection' Mit Aufschwung aber nicht eilen
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Symphony No 2 'Resurrection' Mit Aufschwung aber nicht eilen
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 2 'Resurrection' 1st mvmt
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Symphony No 2 'Resurrection' 1st mvmt
Jean Sibelius
Symphony No 6, 3rd mvmt
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Symphony No 6, 3rd mvmt
Igor Stravinsky
The Firebird (General Thanksgiving)
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The Firebird (General Thanksgiving)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ch'io mi scordi di te, K 505
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Ch'io mi scordi di te, K 505
Maurice Ravel
La vallée des cloches
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La vallée des cloches
Gustav Holst
Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (The Planets, Op 32)
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Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (The Planets, Op 32)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Chocolate (Spanish Dance) - The Nutcracker, Op 71
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Chocolate (Spanish Dance) - The Nutcracker, Op 71
Sergey Rachmaninov
Symphonic Dance No 2, Op 45
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Symphonic Dance No 2, Op 45
Maurice Ravel
Alborado del gracioso
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Alborado del gracioso
Arnold Schoenberg
Gurrelieder, Part One: Orchestral Prelude
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Gurrelieder, Part One: Orchestral Prelude
Hector Berlioz
La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24, H. 111, Pt. I, Scène III: Marche hongroise (Hunga
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La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24, H. 111, Pt. I, Scène III: Marche hongroise (Hunga
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
In uomini, in soldati (Così fan tutte)
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In uomini, in soldati (Così fan tutte)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.4 in G Op.58 - movement 2
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Piano Concerto No.4 in G Op.58 - movement 2
Claude Debussy
De l'aube à midi sur la mer (La mer)
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De l'aube à midi sur la mer (La mer)
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 1 in D major, 'Titan' (2nd mvt, 'Blumine')
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Symphony No 1 in D major, 'Titan' (2nd mvt, 'Blumine')
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Jupiter the Bringer of Jollity
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Jupiter the Bringer of Jollity
Igor Stravinsky
The Firebird (Final section)
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The Firebird (Final section)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
The Nutcracker (Pas de deux)
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The Nutcracker (Pas de deux)
Maurice Ravel
Le jardin féerique (Ma mère l'oye)
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Le jardin féerique (Ma mère l'oye)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
The Nutcracker (Closing Waltz; Grand Finale)
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The Nutcracker (Closing Waltz; Grand Finale)
Duke Ellington
A Tone Parallel to Harlem
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A Tone Parallel to Harlem
Helen Grime
Woven Space, Fanfares
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Woven Space, Fanfares
Sergey Rachmaninov
The Bells, Op 35 (3rd movement)
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The Bells, Op 35 (3rd movement)
Sir Simon Rattle
Soave Sia Il Vento
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Soave Sia Il Vento
Modest Mussorgsky
Pictures at an Exhibition orch. Ravel
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Pictures at an Exhibition orch. Ravel
Claude Debussy
Rondes de printemps (Images)
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Rondes de printemps (Images)
Hector Berlioz
Damnation of Faust - Serenade de Mephistopheles "Devant la maison"
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Damnation of Faust - Serenade de Mephistopheles "Devant la maison"
Georges Bizet
Intermezzo (Carmen suite no.1)
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Intermezzo (Carmen suite no.1)
Igor Stravinsky
Scherzo a la Russe
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Scherzo a la Russe
Igor Stravinsky
Apollon musagete (Pas de deux)
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Apollon musagete (Pas de deux)
John Adams
Tromba Lontana
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Tromba Lontana
Claude Debussy
Pelléas et Mélisande, Act 4 Sc 4
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Pelléas et Mélisande, Act 4 Sc 4
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Symphony No. 39 In E Flat Major K.543
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Symphony No. 39 In E Flat Major K.543
Igor Stravinsky
The Rite of Spring (Introduction)
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The Rite of Spring (Introduction)
Antonín Dvořák
The Noonday Witch, Op 108
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The Noonday Witch, Op 108
Johannes Brahms
Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor: iii. Rondo (Allegro non troppo)
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Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor: iii. Rondo (Allegro non troppo)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.1 in C major Op.15 - movement 2 - Largo
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Piano Concerto No.1 in C major Op.15 - movement 2 - Largo
Gustav Holst
Mars, the Bringer of War (The Planets, Op 32)
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Mars, the Bringer of War (The Planets, Op 32)
Benjamin Britten
Sonnet (Serenade)
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Sonnet (Serenade)
Joseph Haydn
Sinfonia Concertante in B flat major, H I 105
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Sinfonia Concertante in B flat major, H I 105
John Adams
Short Ride in a Fast Machine
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Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Edward Elgar
Nimrod (Enigma Variations, Op. 36)
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Nimrod (Enigma Variations, Op. 36)
Johannes Brahms
Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 68
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Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 68
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (4th mvt; Urlicht)
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Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (4th mvt; Urlicht)
Karol Szymanowski
Christe, cum sit hic exire (Stabat mater)
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Christe, cum sit hic exire (Stabat mater)
Alban Berg
Lulu Suite (Adagio)
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Lulu Suite (Adagio)
Alban Berg
Lulu Suite (Variations)
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Lulu Suite (Variations)
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2019
Sir Simon Rattle, London Symphony Orchestra
Barbican Hall, London, UK
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2019
Sir Simon Rattle, London Symphony Orchestra
Barbican Hall, London, UK
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Jun
2019
Sir Simon Rattle, London Symphony Orchestra
Barbican Hall, London, UK
14
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2019
Sir Simon Rattle, London Symphony Orchestra and Leila Josefowicz
Barbican Centre, London, UK
19
Sep
2019
Sir Simon Rattle, London Symphony Orchestra and Emanuel Ax
Barbican Centre, London, UK

Past BBC Events

Proms 2018: Prom 48: Sir Simon Rattle conducts L’enfant et les sortilèges
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Royal Albert Hall
2018-08-18T08:12:06
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Aug
2018
Proms 2018: Prom 48: Sir Simon Rattle conducts L’enfant et les sortilèges

Proms 2018: Prom 48: Sir Simon Rattle conducts L’enfant et les sortilèges

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2017: Prom 46: Schoenberg – Gurrelieder
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Royal Albert Hall
2017-08-19T08:12:06
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Aug
2017
Proms 2017: Prom 46: Schoenberg – Gurrelieder

Proms 2017: Prom 46: Schoenberg – Gurrelieder

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2016: Prom 66
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-09-03T08:12:06
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Sep
2016
Proms 2016: Prom 66

Proms 2016: Prom 66

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2016: Prom 64
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-09-02T08:12:06
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Sep
2016
Proms 2016: Prom 64

Proms 2016: Prom 64

Royal Albert Hall
BBC Singers in Taiwan
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National Theater and Concert Hall, Taipei
2016-05-08T08:12:06
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May
2016
BBC Singers in Taiwan

BBC Singers in Taiwan

National Theater and Concert Hall, Taipei

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