Get up close and intimate with classical music. With sixty sessions over one weekend, this is the perfect festival for people who want to discover something new. The Barbican have curated the programme to showcase music at its forward-thinking best, mixing familiar classics with sounds from living composers who are pushing the boundaries of what classical means today.
Chilly Gonzales, all round entertainer and piano virtuoso headlines Saturday night, with Britten Sinfonia conducted by Jules Buckley in the world premiere performance of The Young-ish Person’s Guide to the Orchestra.
Check out the full schedule for Saturday’s events at Sound Unbound 2017.