The world famous Proms season continues at the Royal Albert Hall with a concert by Bramwell Tovey, James Gourlay and the National Youth Wind Orchestra and Brass Band Orchestra of Great Britain. They will be performing a selection of works by Vaughan Williams, Holst, Gavin Higgins, Martin Ellerby, John Pickard, Gavin Bryars, George Benjamin and Derek Bourgeois.
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…
Katherine Jenkins — Christmas concert at the Royal Albert Hall – 9th December 2013 Katherine Jenkins is one of Britain’s most popular opera singers. This very special Christmas concert will include a selection of Katherine’s favourite songs, alongside some festive carols for the whole audience to sing. She will be joined by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Chorus, and the Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines.
John Rutter’s Christmas Celebration – 12th December 2013 John Rutter will be back to lead the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in the ever-popular “Christmas Celebration” concert at the Royal Albert Hall. This year’s event will have a magical selection of Christmas carols, choral pieces and orchestral works… and don’t forget to sing-along!
Handel’s Messiah… at the Royal Albert Hall – 13th to 15th December 2013 Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a rendition of Handel’s “Messiah”. The Royal Albert Hall will be hosting one of the best, when conductor Brian Wright leads the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra alongside a choir of 500 voices — made up of the Goldsmiths Choral Union, English Concert Chorus and Highgate Choral Society.
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