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Christmas Classics

Kick off your Christmas celebrations with this wonderful selection of carols and classics from the renowned Philharmonia Orchestra and The Bach Choir.


Philharmonia Orchestra
David Hill conductor
Neal Davies baritone
The Bach Choir
The Young Singers


JS Bach: Jauchzet, frohlocket! (Opening chorus) from Christmas Oratorio
Christmas Carol: Good King Wenceslas arr. Jacques; Ding dong! Merrily on high arr. Willcocks
Rimsky-Korsakov: Polonaise from Christmas Eve
Christmas Carol: While shepherds watched arr. Willcocks
John Rutter: Shepherd's Pipe Carol
FX Gruber: Silent Night
Christmas Carol: O come, o come Emmanuel arr. Willcocks
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Christmas Carol: O Come all ye faithful arr. Willcocks
Christmas Carol: Joy to the world arr. Wilberg; O Little Town of Bethlehem arr. Vaughan Williams
Handel: The trumpet shall sound from Messiah
Christmas Carol: Away in a manger arr. Willcocks; God rest ye merry, Gentlemen arr. Willcocks
Peter Cornelius: The Three Kings arr. Atkins
Graves: The Kings
Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker Suite
Christmas Carol: The First Nowell arr. Willcocks; Still Still Still arr. Willcocks; The Holly and the Ivy arr. Gardner
James Lord Pierpoint: Jingle Bells arr. Willcocks
John Rutter: The Twelve Days of Christmas
Christmas Carol: Hark! the Herald Angels Sing arr. Willcocks

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Royal Festival Hall


£16.50 - £49.50
Booking fee: £3.50 (Members £0.00)
£16.50, £19.50, £24.50, £32.50, £42.50, £49.50


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This concert is not eligible for the Philharmonia Orchestra series booking discount.