An Obvious Solution to the London Concert Hall Problem


When it was announced that Sir Simon Rattle will become conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra in 2017, there were suggestions of the need for a worthy concert hall for him and the orchestra. These suggestions attracted controversy, critics ranging from Julian Lloyd Webber (“an inappropriate use of funds”) to Timothy Walker (who wants it for his London Philharmonic and thinks it should not be in London).

One million pounds have already been spent on (more…)