The Sunflower Jam Superjam returns to the Royal Albert Hall with another fantastic line-up including Alfie Boe, Nigel Kennedy, Bruce Dickinson and more. The evening will be hosted by Hollywood actor Jeremy Irons.
Sunflower Jam raises money to care for children, young people and adults with a wide range of emotional, mental and physical conditions. Last year's proceeds went largely to Great Ormond Street Hospital, where it built a room on the Children's Oncology Ward.
The terracota-coloured Royal Albert Hall is one of London’s favourite concert venues. Whilst it remains most famous for classical music and the annual Prom concerts, it also holds rock and pop concerts, sports events and award ceremonies.
Dr John – “The last time I went to the Royal Albert Hall was to see some Benjamin Britten at the Proms, which was top notch, as always. We only have the cheap seats up in the circle which is only 15 quid for me and my wife, but you get a… more”
If you like this, here are some more classical concerts at Royal Albert Hall…
Coronation Classics, for the Queen’s 60th Year – 2nd June 2013 Bring back happy memories of last year’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations with an evening of “Coronation Classics”, to remember the Queen’s 60th year on the throne. Music will be provided by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the Royal Choral Society, with cellist Julian Lloyd-Webber and conductor Anthony Inglis.
Beethoven’s “Emperor Concerto” and “Symphony No.9″ – 7th June 2013 The Royal Albert Hall will be putting on a performance of two of Beethoven’s most celebrated works — the Piano Concerto No.5 (Emperor Concerto), and Symphony No.9 (Ode to Joy). The music will be performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, with Andrew Greenwood conducting.