LCO in an airplane hangar

London Contemporary Orchestra

One of the world’s most innovative and respected ensembles

Formed in 2008 by co-Artistic Directors and conductors Robert Ames and Hugh Brunt, the LCO is at the top of their game, having collaborated with a wide array of musicians, creative figures and platforms, including Radiohead, Frank Ocean, Steve Reich and Arcade Fire, as well as featuring on soundtracks for The Master, Alien: Covenant, You Were Never Really Here, Moonlight, There Will Be Blood and Under the Skin.

Our collaborations