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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.

Opera in London: La Traviata at Royal Opera House

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to 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.
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.
 
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 Enjoy a Space Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall, when they combine a light show with theme tunes from the movies.
 
Opera in London: Alices Adventures In Wonderland at Holland Park Opera

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to Holland Park Opera The Holland Park's popular family opera "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" is based on Lewis Carroll's children's tale.
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

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to Barbican Hall Sir Simon Rattle, Lang Lang and the London Symphony Orchestra will be playing works by Wagner, Bartok and Haydn.
 
Classical music in London: Hyde Park

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Hyde Park Michael Ball will be presenting Proms In The Park, with performances by Steps, Texas, Elaine Paige and Gilbert O'Sullivan.
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 Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall The world famous Proms season begins with First Night of the Proms at the Royal Albert Hall on the 14th July.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall The Proms season comes to a spectacular close at the Royal Albert Hall with the flag-waving 'Last Night of the Proms'.
 
Classical music in London: Snowman at Cadogan Hall

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Cadogan Hall Enjoy 'The Snowman' with a live musical accompaniment, plus a family-friendly performance of Saint-Saens 'Carnival of the Animals'.
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: Father Christmas at Cadogan Hall

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Cadogan Hall Watch Raymond Briggs 'Father Christmas' on a big screen, and listen to a kid-friendly version of Prokofiev's 'Peter And The Wolf'.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #61 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some music by Barber, R Strauss, Nielsen and Andrea Tarrodi.
 
Classical music in London: Nutcracker at London Coliseum

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to 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: Casino Royale at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall The Royal Albert Hall will be screening Daniel Craig's 'Casino Royale', alongside a live performance of the score.
Classical music in London: Disney Fantasia at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Enjoy the best bits from Walt Disney's 'Fantasia' and 'Fantasia 2000', alongside a live performance of the score.
Opera in London: Carmina Burana at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Hear Carl Orff's 'Carmina Burana' sung like you've never heard it sung before -- with 400 voices at the Royal Albert Hall.
 
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall 'Classical Spectacular' is back at the Royal Albert Hall with a thundering, firework finale of Tchaikovsky's '1812 Overture'.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall 'Symphonic Queen' will feature some of Queen's best-loved tracks re-worked by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
 
Classical music in London: Star Wars at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Symphonic Star Wars at the Royal Albert Hall will take the best tunes and set them against a dazzling light show.
Classical music in London: Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets at Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall The Royal Albert Hall will be screening 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets' alongside a live performance of the score.
 
 
 

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