Hilary Davan Wetton will be conducting the London Concert Orchestra and City of London Choir in an evening of Christmassy classical tunes including: Gruber's Silent Night, Wilberg's Joy to the World, Darke's In the Bleak Midwinter, Strauss's Die Fledermaus Overture, Bach's Opening Chorus from Christmas Oratorio, Vaughan Williams' Fantasia on Christmas Carols, Berlioz's The Shepherd's Farewell and Handel's The trumpet shall sound.
There will also be some singalong carols including: Once in Royal David's City, The First Nowell, Hark! The herald angels sing and Good King Wenceslas.
Hilary Davan Wetton is a British conductor and holds the posts of Musical Director with the City of London Choir, Artistic Director of the Leicester Philharmonic Choir and Associate Conductor of the London Mozart Players.
The City of London Choir perform in many of London’s most prestigious classical music venues including the Royal Albert Hall, Barbican Centre and St John’s Smith Square.
Christmas Carols at the Wallace Collection – 20 Dec 2018 – Enjoy a mince pie, some mulled wine, and an evening of Christmas carols in the Great Galley at the Wallace Collection
The Glory of Christmas — at Barbican Hall – 21 Dec 2018 – Enjoy some festive favourites and singalong Christmas carols with the London Concert Orchestra and London Philharmonic Choir.
Britten’s Ceremony of Carols at St. Paul’s – 21 Dec 2018 – Listen to Benjamin Britten's "Ceremony of Carols" performed inside St Paul's Cathedral, alongside some readings for advent.
Carols by Candlelight — Mozart Festival Orchestra – 23 Dec 2018 – Enjoy some 'Carols by Candlelight' at Barbican Hall and see the Mozart Festival Orchestra perform in full 18th-century costume.
Sir Simon Rattle — Sibelius and Hans Abrahamsen – 9 Jan 2019 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Sibelius and Hans Abrahamsen at Barbican Hall.
Sir Simon Rattle — Sibelius, Nielsen, Abrahamsen – 10 Jan 2019 – The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Sibelius, Nielsen and Abrahamsen at Barbican Hall.
Britten Sinfonia playing Delius, Mahler and Brahms – 17 Jan 2019 – Sir Mark Elder and the Britten Sinfonia will be performing some classical music by Delius, Mahler and Brahms at Barbican Hall.
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