Classical music in London Friday 2 December

Classical music in London on Fri 2nd December

Our guide to classical music in London on Friday 2 December 2016.

Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Classical music in London at the Barbican Hall. Neil Brand's adaptation of Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' will be performed by the BBC Singers and BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Classical music in London: St. Martin-in-the-Fields

St. Martin-in-the-Fields A Norwegian Concert will be taking place at St Martin-in-the-Fields, to mark the lighting of the Trafalgar Square Tree.
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.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall The London Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Beethoven, Bruch and Maria Von Weber at the Royal Festival Hall.
Opera in London: Manon Lescaut at Royal Opera House


to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will putting a production of Jonathan Kent's version of Puccini's "Manon Lescaut".
Opera in London: Pearl Fishers at London Coliseum


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 2 December including:

NAMCO — Arcade games, 10-pin bowling, dodgems2 DecemberThe Namco Centre has has got three floors of arcade games, twelve bowling lanes, and a full-size bumper-car dodgems.

Feminist Avant-Garde (from the Verbund Collection)2 DecemberThe Photographers’ Gallery “Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970s” exhibition includes work from the Verbund Collection.

Intrigue — James Ensor (curated by Luc Tuymans)2 DecemberThe Royal Academy of Arts have invited artist Luc Tuymans to curate an exhibition of works by James Ensor.

Visit the State Rooms at Windsor Castle2 DecemberVisit the State Rooms at Windsor Castle, the world’s oldest inhabited castle, and the Royal Family’s home for over 1000 years.

Wicked — Untold story of ‘The Wizard of Oz’2 DecemberIf you like “The Wizard of Oz” then you will love “Wicked” — it tells the story of what happened to the good and evil witches.

The “Phantom of the Opera” is here!2 December“The Phantom of the Opera” has some of the best sets in the West End, and one of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s finest scores.

11 — London’s cheapest sightseeing bus2 DecemberIf you don’t fancy spending 25-30 pounds on a sightseeing bus, then there’s a much cheaper alternative… the No.11 bus.

Have a ride on the Docklands Light Railway2 DecemberThe driverless Docklands Light Railway lets you to sit right at the front of the train, giving you a fantastic view of the track.

Yeoman Warder tour, at the Tower of London2 DecemberOne of the best ways of seeing the Tower of London is alongside a Yeoman Warder (better known as the “Beefeaters”).


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