Classical music in London Thursday 17 November

Classical music in London on Thu 17th November

Our guide to classical music in London on Thursday 17 November 2016.

Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall Classical music in London at the Royal Festival Hall. The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing music by Borodin, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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

 

to Royal Opera House Members of the Royal Ballet and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre will be performing Wayner McGregor's "Chroma".
Classical music in London: Carbon Life at Royal Opera House

 

to Royal Opera House Wayner McGregor fuses the worlds of fashion, music and dance to create his ballet "Carbon Life".
 
Opera in London: Lulu Opera at London Coliseum

 

to London Coliseum The London Coliseum will be putting on a production of Berg's gritty opera, "Lulu", about a dangerous and amoral seductress.
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 17 November including:

Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace17 NovemberThe ‘Changing the Guard’ ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourist’s itinerary.

Guided tour of Highgate Cemetery17 NovemberHave a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.

Whispering Gallery at St. Paul’s Cathedral17 NovemberSt Paul’s Cathedal has got three domes that you can climb up — the Whispering Gallery, Stone Gallery and Golden Gallery.

Evensong Mass at Westminster Abbey17 NovemberYou can enjoy a choral Evensong service at Westminster Abbey for free, which combines a traditional mass with a choir.

Evensong Mass at St. Paul’s Cathedral17 NovemberIf you attend a choral Evensong service at St. Paul’s Cathedral, you can wander around and see part of the Cathedral for free.

Visit the State Rooms at Windsor Castle17 NovemberVisit the State Rooms at Windsor Castle, the world’s oldest inhabited castle, and the Royal Family’s home for over 1000 years.

Edmund Clark: State Control and the War of Terror17 NovemberThe Imperial War Museum will be putting on an exhibition by Edmund Clark, exploring State control and the War on Terror.

Beautiful — The Carole King Musical17 November“Beautiful” tells the story of music legend Carole King, who become one of the most successful songwriters in music history.

“Les Miserables”, at the Queen’s Theatre17 November“Les Miserables” is an epic tale of passion and destruction, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution.

 

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