The Joy of Christmas, at the Royal Festival Hall (Dec 2016)

Address:
Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, Southbank, London 51.505717 -0.117073
Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£16.50 to £47.50
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The contact number for Royal Festival Hall is +44 (0) 844 875 0073
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Andrew Lumsden will be getting you into the Christmas spirit with an evening of Christmas classics.

The music will be performed by the Waynflete Singers, Winchester Cathedral Choir and Philharmonia Orchestra, with soprano Erica Eloff and mezzo-soprano Marta Fontanals-Simmons.

Handel -- Zadok the Priest (Coronation Anthem No.1)
Bach -- Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Darke -- In the bleak midwinter
Berlioz -- The Shepherd's Farewell from L'enfance du Christ
Vivaldi -- Gloria
Gruber -- Silent Night
...plus some Christmas carols for all!

The Philharmonia Orchestra is based at the Royal Festival Hall. Widely regarded as one of the world’s great orchestras, they have an extraordinary recorded legacy.

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