Handel and Bach by Candlelight

St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London

Event location:
St Martin in the fields, Trafalgar Square
When:Event passed!
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Thu 28th Jan 2016

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Where:St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ
Map:Map & Nearby
Times:19.30 - 21.30
Admission:£24, £20, £16, £13, £9. 10% concessions for the over 60's, full time students and the unwaged.
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About the event

A concert of accessible classical music performed by a professional orchestra which is one of the programme of candlelit concerts firmly established with tourists and Londoners over many years in this magnificent, historic church with its outstanding acoustic.

The programme is:

PURCELL Dido and Aeneas Suite including 'When I am laid in earth'

HANDEL Water Music Suite no. 1

BACH Orchestral Suite no. 3 including Air 'on the G string'

HAYDN Symphony no. 59 ‘Fire’

The Orchestra of St Paul’s will be conducted by its Artistic Director Ben Palmer. Their debut concert at St Martin's in September was well received and they perform at leading venues in the UK and abroad. They are a dynamic and versatile chamber orchestra with a reputation for imaginative programming and exciting, stylish performances.

The award winning cafe and restaurant in the crypt will be open during the evening.

Official Link: http://www.stmartin-in-the-fields.org/event/handel-and-bach-by-candlelight-2/

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