100 Years Of The Lso

Founded in rebellion in 1904, the London Symphony Orchestra became the UK's first independent orchestra, owned and managed by the players, and it has survived to become one of the world's best.

In this centenary celebration, James Naughtie explores the turbulent history of the LSO, with the help of players past and present, and conductors Sir André Previn and Sir Colin Davis.

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Founded in rebellion in 1904, the London Symphony Orchestra became the UK's first independent orchestra, owned and managed by the players, and it has survived to become one of the world's best.

In this centenary celebration, James Naughtie explores the turbulent history of the LSO, with the help of players past and present, and conductors Sir André Previn and Sir Colin Davis.