Enjoy a performance of Benjamin Britten's Ceremony of Carols at St. Paul's Cathedral.
The music will be performed by the Choristers of St Paul's and harpist Sioned Williams. There will also be some seasonal readings for Advent and some motets sung by the Vicars Choral.
Craig’s review of St. Paul’s – “One of the things that I have always liked about St. Paul's Cathedral is the lousy piece of street planning outside the front door. As you walk up Ludgate Hill you'll expect to see the grand facade block off the top like a great barn door, but with the way the street curves over the brow all you get is three-quarters of the front. It's the worst piece of street planni… continued”
Family carol service at St. Paul’s Cathedral – 22 Dec 2018 – This short(-ish) Christmas carol concert at St Paul's Cathedral is aimed especially at families with little children.
Christmas Carol Service at St. Paul’s – 23 to 24 Dec 2018 – Enjoy some seasonal readings and Christmas carols sung by the congregation and Cathedral Choir at St Paul's Cathedral
Midnight Mass at St. Paul’s Cathedral – 24 Dec 2018 – Start your Christmas in style by attending the atmospheric candlelit midnight mass at St Paul's Cathedral on Christmas Eve
Christmas Day service at St. Paul’s – 25 Dec 2018 – There's not a lot to do in London on Christmas Day so how about attending a church service at St Paul's Cathedral instead?
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.
Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields – 10 Sep to 31 Dec 2018 (selected dates only) – St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square usually puts on a free classical music recitals a couple of times each week.
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 famous auditorium.
You might also enjoy listening to these other Christmas music shows
Here are some more free events in London if you want a cheap day out
If you enjoy St. Paul’s then you might like to visit Brompton Oratory (catch the train from St Pauls to South Kensington), Westminster Abbey (catch the train from St Pauls to Westminster) and Westminster Cathedral (catch the train from St Pauls to Victoria)
Disclaimer: Event details can change at short notice and you should reconfirm everything before making plans