Enjoy some carols by candlelight at Barbican Hall. The Mozart Festival Orchestra and Chorus will be performing a selection of seasonal songs and Christmas classics in full 18th-century costume, in a beautiful candle-lit style setting.
Music will include: Cullen's Joy to the World, Pearsall's In dulci jubilo, Willcocks' I saw three ships and Handel's Zadok the Priest, Let the Bright Seraphim and Christmas Sequence from Messiah. The singalong carols for all will include: Good King Wenceslas, Once in Royal David's City, While Shepherd's Watched their flocks by night, O come all ye faithful and Hark! The herald angels sing.
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.
Haydn, Bartok and Ligeti — London Symphony Orchestra – 11 Nov 2018 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Haydn, Bartok and Ligeti at Barbican Hall.
Debussy and Strauss — London Symphony Orchestra – 13 Nov 2018 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Debussy and Strauss at Barbican Hall.
Dvorak, Debussy and Strauss — Barbican Hall – 14 Nov 2018 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Dvorak, Debussy and Strauss at Barbican Hall.
BBC Symphony Orchestra — playing Tchaikovsky – 15 Nov 2018 – Sakari Oramo and the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some works by Tchaikovsky and Ethel Smyth at Barbican Hall.
Bach to Baby, at the Queen’s Gallery – 26 Nov and 17 Dec 2018 – Take your baby to the Queen's Gallery for an informal classical concert and see the Russia Royalty & the Romanovs exhibition
Handel’s Messiah at St Paul’s Cathedral – 6 Dec 2018 – Enjoy a performance of Handel's Messiah by the Cathedral Choir and the City of London Sinfonia at St Pauls Cathedral
Shostakovich, Richard Strauss and Alban Berg – 7 Dec 2018 – The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some works by Shostakovich, Richard Strauss and Alban Berg at Barbican Hall.
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Disclaimer: Event details can change at short notice and you should reconfirm everything before making plans