Messiah by candlelight — Mozart Festival Orchestra (Dec 2016)

Address:
, Belvedere Road, Southbank, London 51.505717 -0.117073
Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£16.50 to £48.50
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Oliver Gooch is returning to the Royal Festival Hall with the Mozart Festival Orchestra and London Philharmonic Choir, for their ever-popular performance of Handel's "Messiah".

It will be performed in full 18th-century costume in an evocative, candlelit-style setting.

The London Philharmonic is one of the leading independent choirs in the country, working closely with the London Philharmonic Orchestra. With 200+ members ranging from bass, tenor, alto and soprano, the choir has a wide repertoire of choral styles.

The Mozart Festival Orchestra specialise in playing classics from the baroque era. They frequently perform in full 18th-century costume, bringing an evocative and elegant atmosphere to their concerts.

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