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Christmas with King's College Choir

Part of Associate Orchestras

The Philharmonia joins forces with the world-renowned Choir of King's College, Cambridge for a seasonal celebration.

Enjoy an evening of festive classics, including a sublime selection of carols performed by the famous voices of the chapel choristers, as well as carols for all.

Presented in partnership with Raymond Gubbay Ltd.


Philharmonia Orchestra
Stephen Cleobury conductor
Rhian Lois soprano
Marta Fontanals-Simmons mezzo-soprano
Joel Williams tenor
Roderick Williams baritone
King's College Choir Cambridge
Crouch End Festival Chorus


JS Bach: Magnificat in D
Piae Cantiones, 1582: Up! good Christen folk and listen
Elizabeth Poston: Jesus Christ The Apple Tree
Christmas Carol: Joys seven arr. Cleobury
John Rutter: What sweeter music
Christmas Carol: I saw three ships
Darke: In the bleak midwinter
William Mathias: Sir Christèmas
Christmas Carol: Joy to the world arr. Cullen
Humperdinck: Evening Prayer from Hansel and Gretel
John Rutter: Shepherd's Pipe Carol
Delius: Sleigh ride
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Adam: O holy night arr. Rutter
Christmas Carol: O Come all ye faithful arr. Willcocks; O Little Town of Bethlehem arr. Vaughan Williams; Hark! the Herald Angels Sing arr. Willcocks
James Lord Pierpoint: Jingle Bells arr. Cleobury
FX Gruber: Silent Night arr. Ledger

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Royal Festival Hall


£16.50 - £54.50
Booking fee: £3.50 (Members £0.00)
£16.50, £19.50, £29.50, £37.50, £46.50, £54.50


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