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Carols by Candlelight

Sunday 20 December 2015 - 7:30 PM

Carols by Candlelight at the Royal  Albert Hall
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Celebrate in elegant style with this exquisite concert of carols and seasonal classics staged in full 18th Century costume in an evocative candle-lit style setting.

HANDEL Zadok the Priest, Christmas Sequence from Messiah
CORELLI Allegro and Pastorale from Christmas Concerto
CULLEN Joy to the World, Angels from the Realms of Glory
MOZART Alleluia from Exsultate Jubilate
VIVALDI Gloria (first movement)

...and carols for all including:
The first Nowell • O little town of Bethlehem • Once in royal David’s city • O come, all ye faithful • Good King Wenceslas • While shepherds watched • God rest you merry, gentlemen • Hark! the herald angels sing

With readings from Dickens and the Scriptures by special guest Christopher Timothy
Mozart Festival Chorus
Mozart Festival Orchestra
in full period costume
Keri Fuge soprano
Steven Devine conductor


Fine Dining packages are available. Enhance your evening with pre-show hospitality in the Royal Albert Hall's Coda restaurant before enjoying the Christmas entertainment from premium Stalls seats.
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This event also takes place on:
Saturday 19 December, 8:00pm
Wednesday 23 December, 7:30pm
Thursday 24 December, 2:30pm
Thursday 24 December, 7:00pm
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