Carol concerts

Christmas Gala by Candlelight

This popular concert includes masterpieces of the Baroque by Bach, Handel and Vivaldi as well as traditional Christmas carols for audience, orchestra, soloists and organ.

Monday 18 December, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A Christmas Celebration

With traditional music and carols for audience and choir, this is the perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit.

Wednesday 20 December, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Great Sacred Music: Five Lessons and Carols

Revd Dr Sam Wells explores the story and the meaning behind the music of our religious heritage, with St Martin’s Voices (directed by Andrew Earis).

Thursday 21 December, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Spirit of Christmas – The Annual Celebration

Join the Locrian Ensemble and Southend Boys’ and Girls’ Choirs for a feast of festive fun with carols for choirs, audience, organ and orchestra.

Thursday 21 December, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Festive Family Carols by Candlelight

Join St Martin’s Voices in this joyful celebration of family carols for Christmas. Children are especially welcome to this hour-long event.

Friday 22 December, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Joys of Christmas

The Choir of St Martin-in-the-Fields performs a concert of Christmas choral favourites including carols for audience and brass.

Friday 22 December, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Festive Family Carols by Candlelight

Join St Martin’s Voices in this joyful celebration of family carols for Christmas.

Saturday 23 December, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Carols for Christmas by Candlelight

Join St Martin’s Chorus and Brandenburg Brass in this joyful celebration of Christmas.

Saturday 23 December, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A Ceremony of Carols by Candlelight

The brilliant Rodolfus Choir with their conductor, Ralph Allwood, perform a wonderful programme includes A Ceremony of Carols by Britten.

Saturday 30 December, 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm