Royal Philharmonic, playing “Carmina Burana”

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, Belvedere Road, Southbank, London 51.505717 -0.117073
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Hilary Davan Wetton will be conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall, with a massed choir of over 200 singers from the London Philharmonic Choir, City of London Choir and Trinity Boys Choir.

They will be performing Nicolay Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov's "Sheherazade" and Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana".

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 Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) was founded by Thomas Beecham in 1946. Subsequent principal conductors have included the great André Previn and Vladimir Ashkenazy.

 

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