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Most popular classical music in London

Our guide to the most popular classical music events, operas and classical ballets being played in London.

Classical music in London: Nutcracker at London Coliseum

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to London Coliseum London classical music at the London Coliseum. The English National Ballet will be putting on a performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" at the London Coliseum.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall Let's keep on celebrating Christmas until New Year's, with this Christmas Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall Christmas doesn't start until you've heard a performance of Handel's "Messiah" at the Royal Albert Hall.
Opera in London: Il Trovatore at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Verdi's "Il trovatore", which includes the famous "Anvil Chorus".
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall "Carols by Candlelight" features seasonal readings and Christmas carols performed in an evocative candlelit setting.
Classical music in London: Sleeping Beauty at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Tchaikovsky's classic ballet "The Sleeping Beauty" at the Royal Opera House.
 
Opera in London: Carmen On Ice at Wembley Arena

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Wembley Arena Bizet's much-loved opera 'Carmen' will be transformed into a spectacular ice show at the SSE Arena. This January will see Carmen On Ice opening at the Wembley Arena.
Opera in London: La Traviata at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House London classical music at the Royal Opera House. "La Traviata" is one of Verdi's best-loved operas, and tells the story of a doomed love affair between Violetta and Alfredo.
 
Classical music in London: Giselle at London Coliseum

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to London Coliseum The English National Ballet is putting on a production of the classic ballet "Giselle" at the London Coliseum.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall John Rutter's Christmas Celebration concert is one of the most popular Christmas carol concerts at the Royal Albert Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Pokemon Symphonic Evolutions at Eventim Apollo

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to Eventim Apollo Pokemon comes to life on the big screen with music performed by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra.
Classical music in London: Andre Rieu at Wembley Arena

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to Wembley Arena The "King of the Waltzes" Andre Rieu is back in London with his violin for his annual Christmas concert at Wembley Arena.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

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Barbican Hall Last Night of the Christmas Proms at Barbican Hall will have all your flag-waving favourites, played by the London Concert Orchestra.
Opera in London: Madam Butterfly at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House Puccini's 'Madama Butterfly' tells of the doomed love that Cio-Cio-San has for the American naval officer Pinkerton.
Classical music in London: Barbican Centre

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Barbican Centre See in the New Year with some Viennese waltzes performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Johan Strauss Dancers.
Opera in London: Barbican Hall

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to Barbican Hall Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing Ligeti's "Le grand macabre" at Barbican Hall.
 
Opera in London: Rigoletto at London Coliseum

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to London Coliseum Jonathan Miller's production of Verdi's "Rigoletto" shifts it into New York's Little Italy, and sets Rigoletto against the Mafia.
Opera in London: Turandot at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House is putting on a production of Puccini's "Turandot", famous for its dramatic aria "Nessun Dorma".
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall Lang Lang will be playing 'in the round' at the Royal Albert Hall, performing works by Albeniz, Debussy, Granados and Liszt.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

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Barbican Hall Anne-Sophie Mutter will be performing some classical works by Mozart, Respighi and Saint-Saens at Barbican Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall London classical music at the Royal Albert Hall. Every Good Friday without fail, the Royal Choral Society gives a performance of Handel's "Messiah" at the Royal Albert Hall.
Opera in London: Otello at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House "Otello" uses Shakespeare's tragic plot as the basis for one of Verdi's best-loved opera scores. Otello will be in London until July, for a run at the Royal Opera House.
 
Opera in London: Merchant Of Venice at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Shakespeare's 'The Merchant of Venice', by Andre Tchaikowsky.
Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

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Royal Festival Hall Join the London Concert Orchestra for the flag-waving "Last Night of the Spring Proms" at the Royal Festival Hall.
 
 
 

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