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Alexander Shelley will be conducting mezzo-soprano Madeleine Shaw and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Cadogan Hall.
Humperdinck -- Overture to Hansel & Gretel; Wagner -- Wesendonck Lieder; Grieg -- Peer Gynt excerpts
Alexander Shelley was the youngest-ever Chief Conductor of the Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra and now holds the post of the Principal Associate Conductor of the Royal Philharmonic, and Music Director of Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra.
Madeleine Shaw is a mezzo-soprano who has sung at the Welsh National Opera, Opera North and Covent Garden with Sir Andrew Davis, Sir Mark Elder and Edward Gardner.
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) is the resident orchestra at Cadogan Hall and was founded by Thomas Beecham in 1946. Subsequent Principal Conductors have included the great André Previn, Vladimir Ashkenazy and Charles Dutoit.
Carols by candlelight, and full 18th-century costume – 12 Dec 2018 – 'Carols by Candlelight' will include your favourite Christmas carols performed in a candlelit setting and full 18th-century costume.
Christmas Cracker concert, with the Royal Philharmonic – 16 Dec 2018 – The Christmas Cracker concert at Cadogan Hall is a festive favourite, full of seasonal songs and carols by the Royal Philharmonic.
Guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall – Every day – This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium.
Sunday organ recitals at St Paul’s Cathedral – Every Sun (apart from the last Sun of the month) – Every Sunday St Paul's Cathedral invites one of the world's finest organists to play on the Grand Organ for half-an-hour.
If you enjoy Cadogan Hall then you might like to visit Barbican Centre (catch the train from Sloane Square to Barbican Centre), Royal Albert Hall (walk it in 22 mins or catch the tube from Sloane Square to Royal Albert Hall), Royal Festival Hall (catch the train from Sloane Square to Royal Festival Hall), Royal Opera House (catch the train from Sloane Square to Royal Opera House) and Wigmore Hall (catch the train from Sloane Square to Wigmore Hall)
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