The BBC's adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Man Booker Prize-winning novel Wolf Hall will be performed live at the Purcell Room.
The story follows the machinations of Thomas Cromwell and the downfall of Cardinal Wolsey and Thomas More in the reign of Henry VIII.
The book was famously turned into a successful six-part drama on TV and its soundtrack reached No.1 in the classical charts. At this concert, the Locrian Ensemble will be performing music from Debbie Wiseman's score whilst Anton Lesser reads out extracts from the text, along with some pieces from its sequel Bring Up the Bodies.
1,000 voices singing Carmina Burana – 14 Jul 2019 – Hear Carl Orff's rousing 'Carmina Burana' sung like you've never heard it performed before at the Royal Albert Hall.
Luka Okros playing Chopin and Liszt – 16 Jul 2019 – Pianist Luka Okros will be performing a selection of classical piano works by Chopin and Liszt at the Purcell Room.
L’Arlesiana — Francesco Cilea – 20, 25, 27, 31 Jul and 2 Aug 2019 – Opera Holland Park is putting on a production of Cilea's opera about Federico's jealousy and passion for another woman
Il Segreto di Susanna + Iolanta – 22, 24, 26, 30 Jul, 1 and 3 Aug 2019 – This double-bill of two one-act operas will include a performance of Wolf-Ferrari's Il Segreto di Susanna, and Tchaikovsky's Iolanta
Aled Jones And Russell Watson at London Palladium – 21 Sep 2019 – Two of Britain's favourite classical music stars will be coming to the London Palladium in September for their joint In Harmony Tour.
Aled Jones And Russell Watson at Royal Festival Hall – 26 Sep 2019 – Esa-Pekka Salonen will be conducting a selection of classical works from the Weimar-era at the Royal Festival Hall
Aled Jones And Russell Watson at Royal Festival Hall – 27 Sep 2019 – Hear the London Philharmonic Orchestra playing works by Britten, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich at the Royal Festival Hall
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