Classical music in London Friday 18 November

Classical music in London on Fri 18th November

Our guide to classical music in London on Friday 18 November 2016.

Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall


to Royal Albert Hall London classical music at the Royal Albert Hall. "Classical Spectacular" is back at the Royal Albert Hall with a thundering, firework finale of Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture".
Opera in London: Les Contes D Hoffmann at Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Offenbach's operatic swansong "The Tales of Hoffmann". See a production of Les Contes D Hoffmann at the Royal Opera House on Fri 18th November 2016.
Classical music in London: St. Martin-in-the-Fields


to St. Martin-in-the-Fields St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square usually puts on a free classical music recitals a couple of times each week.
Opera in London: Pearl Fishers at London Coliseum


to London Coliseum Bizet's "The Pearl Fishers" is a moving story of friendship, tested to breaking point by the arrival of the beautiful Leila.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium.

That’s all of the classical music, but there are lots of other events taking place on 18 November including:

Yeoman Warder tour, at the Tower of London18 NovemberOne of the best ways of seeing the Tower of London is alongside a Yeoman Warder (better known as the “Beefeaters”).

Have a ride on the Docklands Light Railway18 NovemberThe driverless Docklands Light Railway lets you to sit right at the front of the train, giving you a fantastic view of the track.

Ghost Bus Tour, around London’s dark past18 NovemberThe Ghost Bus Tour will take you on a journey through London’s gruesome past, and into the dark heart of the capital.

London Duck Tours’ amphibious adventure18 NovemberEnjoy an amazing amphibious adventure by both land and sea… with one of London Duck Tours sightseeing boats.

Big Bus Tour — London sightseeing bus18 NovemberThis traditional open-top bus tour will take in all the best landmarks and attractions, with a free river cruise and guided walk.

Guided tour of the Royal Courts of Justice18 NovemberTake a guided tour around the Royal Courts of Justice, and learn a little about its history and how the legal system works.

4 O’Clock Parade, or Dismounting Ceremony18 NovemberThe Dismounting Ceremony (or 4 O’Clock Parade) is a short ceremony that takes place every day at the Horse Guards.

Heaven on Earth — Maino’s Two Adorations18 NovemberThe National Gallery will be showing two works by Maino – ‘The Adoration of the Shepherds’ and ‘The Adoration of the Kings’.

Be a Zoo Keeper for a day, at London Zoo18 NovemberGet closer to the animals at London Zoo, and help to feed and muck them out, by becoming a London Zoo keeper for a day.


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