Christmas Concert with Audience Carols
Handel – Overture from Music for the Royal Fireworks
Handel – Allegro from Water Music
Corelli – Concerto grosso in G minor No 6 op 8 ‘Christmas Concerto’
Handel – Overture and Pastoral Symphony from Messiah
Vivaldi – ‘Winter’ from Four Seasons
Bach – Suite No 3 in D
And carols for Audience and Orchestra including The First Nowell, Silent Night, Away in a Manger and O Come All Ye Faithfull.
London Musical Arts Orchestra
John Landor Conductor/Presenter
American-born British conductor John Landor has been Musical Director of London Musical Arts Orchestra since its formation in 1985.
He has also conducted at other major London venues such as the Queen Elizabeth Hall and St. John’s Smith Square and worked with international soloists Hu Kun, Raphael Wallfisch, Alexander Baillie, Jill Gomez, Nicola Benedetti and many of Britain’s finest early musicians.
He is frequent guest conductor abroad, performing and recording in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Russia, the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Poland and South Africa.
John Landor brings to his work both intimate knowledge and wide practical experience of a wide range of musical styles from his educational background at Westminster Cathedral Choir School, Oxford University, the Royal Academy of Music in London and the St Petersburg Conservatoire where he studied with the legendary Ilya Musin. These include core symphonic repertoire, early music, contemporary music, opera/operetta and choral-orchestral works.
He is also a composer, arranger and an experienced and popular presenter of educational concerts for both children and adults.
John has recorded several CDs for Pickwick Records. In 2001 he was elected an Associate of London’s Royal Academy of Music in recognition of his achievements.