19/20 Season Announcement

Explore our 60th Anniversary season

On November 13 1959, Neville Marriner led the Academy in its first public performance at the church of St Martin-in-the-Fields in London’s Trafalgar Square.Sixty years later, almost to the day, we will celebrate our anniversary with a special Gala Concert with our Music Director, Joshua Bell, at the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London. The celebrations continue throughout the year with concerts and tours across the globe – click here to see what’s in store.

We hope you’ll join us in celebrating the Academy at 60.