Classical music

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

Great Sacred Music: Arias for Christmas

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 28 December, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Beethoven Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight

Presenting a programme of some of the world’s most loved piano repertoire, Dominic John performs the beautiful ‘Moonlight Sonata’.

Thursday 28 December, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Viennese Christmas by Candlelight

London Concertante is one of the most exciting chamber orchestras in the country and presents a programme of Viennese favourites for the festive season.

Thursday 28 December, 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm

The Complete Brandenburgs at Christmas

London Octave perform all six Brandenburg Concertos in their annual Christmas Concert.

Friday 29 December, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Handel Messiah by Candlelight

Join Robert Porter as he leads the Brandenburg Festival Chorus and Brandenburg Sinfonia in Handel’s glorious Messiah.

Saturday 30 December, 6:30 pm - 8:30 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

New Years’s Day Extravaganza

A New Year’s celebration with the fantastic Festive Orchestra of London, featuring works by Handel, Mozart and Bach.

Monday 1 January, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Great Sacred Music

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 4 January, 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm