Sir Simon Rattle

Conductor. Born 19 January 1955
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.

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Sir Simon Rattle Performances & Interviews


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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)
Gustav Mahler
Symphony no. 2 in C minor "Resurrection": 4th movement; Urlicht
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Symphony no. 2 in C minor "Resurrection": 4th movement; Urlicht
Hector Berlioz
Hungarian March from The Damnation of Faust
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Hungarian March from The Damnation of Faust
Ludwig van Beethoven
Fidelio (Overture)
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Fidelio (Overture)
Joseph Haydn
Symphony No. 88 In G Largo
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Symphony No. 88 In G Largo
Sergey Rachmaninov
The Bells: 'The Mellow Wedding Bells' (2nd mvt)
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The Bells: 'The Mellow Wedding Bells' (2nd mvt)
Claude Debussy
Le sommeil de Lear
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Le sommeil de Lear
Claude Debussy
Fanfare Overture (King Lear orch Roger-Ducasse)
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Fanfare Overture (King Lear orch Roger-Ducasse)
Igor Stravinsky
The Firebird (Final section)
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The Firebird (Final section)
Igor Stravinsky
Petrushka, Pt.1; The Shrove-tide fair
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Petrushka, Pt.1; The Shrove-tide fair
Modest Mussorgsky
Pictures from an exhibition (Ballet des poussins dans leurs coques)
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Pictures from an exhibition (Ballet des poussins dans leurs coques)
Sergey Rachmaninov
Symphonic Dances Op. 45 (No. 1)
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Symphonic Dances Op. 45 (No. 1)
John Adams
Short Ride in a Fast Machine
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Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Benjamin Britten
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Fugue)
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The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Fugue)
Hector Berlioz
La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24, H. 111: Pt. IV
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La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24, H. 111: Pt. IV
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Soave sia il vento (Così fan tutte)
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Soave sia il vento (Così fan tutte)
Georges Bizet
L'amour est un oiseau rebelle (Carmen)
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L'amour est un oiseau rebelle (Carmen)
Igor Stravinsky
Danse Russe (Petrushka)
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Danse Russe (Petrushka)
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No. 5 Adagietto
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Symphony No. 5 Adagietto
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No.4 Op.60 - Adagio
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Symphony No.4 Op.60 - Adagio
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
Alexander Borodin
Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor)
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Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor)
Maurice Ravel
La vallée des cloches
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La vallée des cloches
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No 8 in F major, Op 93 (2nd mvt)
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Symphony No 8 in F major, Op 93 (2nd mvt)
Leos Janáček
Sinfonietta
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Sinfonietta
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
The Nutcracker (Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy)
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The Nutcracker (Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy)
Leonard Bernstein
Candide (Overture)
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Candide (Overture)
Duke Ellington
Isfahan
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Isfahan
Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Op 15 (2nd mvt)
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Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Op 15 (2nd mvt)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No 1 (3rd mvt, Menuetto: Allegro molto e vivace)
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Symphony No 1 (3rd mvt, Menuetto: Allegro molto e vivace)
Jean Sibelius
The Oceanides
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The Oceanides
Olivier Messiaen
Turangalila Symphony: VI. Jardin du sommeil d'amour
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Turangalila Symphony: VI. Jardin du sommeil d'amour
Sir Simon Rattle
The Young Person's Guide To The Orchestra, Op.34: Theme (Allegro Maestoso E Largamente)
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The Young Person's Guide To The Orchestra, Op.34: Theme (Allegro Maestoso E Largamente)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
The Nutcracker (Pas de deux)
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The Nutcracker (Pas de deux)
Joseph Haydn
Symphony No.86 in D major (1st mvt)
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Symphony No.86 in D major (1st mvt)
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (2nd mvt)
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Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection' (2nd mvt)
Igor Stravinsky
Petrushka (excerpt)
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Petrushka (excerpt)
Olivier Messiaen
Turangalila Symphony (7th mvt) (excerpt)
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Turangalila Symphony (7th mvt) (excerpt)
Karol Szymanowski
Stabat Mater - 6th movement Chrystus niech mi...
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Stabat Mater - 6th movement Chrystus niech mi...
John Adams, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
The Chairman Dances
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The Chairman Dances
Patrick Doyle
Non Nobis, Domine (Henry V)
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Non Nobis, Domine (Henry V)
Dmitry Shostakovich
Symphony No 10 in E minor, Op 93
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Symphony No 10 in E minor, Op 93
Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major Op.19
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Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat major Op.19
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Upcoming BBC Events

Proms 2019: Prom 44: Belshazzar’s Feast
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Royal Albert Hall
2019-08-20T15:58:11
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Upcoming Events

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May
2019
Sir Simon Rattle, London Symphony Orchestra and Harrison Birtwistle
Barbican Hall, London, UK
5
May
2019
Sir Simon Rattle, London Symphony Orchestra
Barbican Hall, London, UK
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May
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
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Jun
2019
Sir Simon Rattle, London Symphony Orchestra
Barbican Hall, 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
2018-08-18T15:58:11
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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
2017-08-19T15:58:11
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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
2016-09-03T15:58:11
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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
2016-09-02T15:58:11
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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
2016-05-08T15:58:11
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May
2016
BBC Singers in Taiwan

BBC Singers in Taiwan

National Theater and Concert Hall, Taipei

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