Viennese Christmas by candlelight | London Concertante

Viennese Christmas by candlelight | London Concertante

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 19:30

Touring their ever-popular festive programme, London Concertante travel the length and breadth of the country presenting treats from across Europe to get you in the mood for mulled wine, mince pies, and baubles.

If you're looking for a romantic candlelit experience - or simply want to enjoy some classical music greats in a gorgeous setting - then this is the concert for you. UK based chamber orchestra London Concertante regularly performs up to and over one hundred concerts per year, making it the busiest ensemble of its kind in the country. With their numerous recordings reaching great critical acclaim, the ensemble is continually regarded as one of the finest groups in Europe since its founding in 1991.

If you don’t consider yourself ‘in the know’ about Mozart, Beethoven, or Bach, fear not, this is the orchestra for you. The ensemble boasts an audience record in which an impressive 50% of spectators are first-time classical concert goers! The London Concertante has its audience laughing at jokes, gasping at virtuosity, moved by gorgeous playing, and leaving with a smile on their faces.

‘The talent on display is breathtaking’ - Sunam, October 2018
‘A magical experience’ - Geraldine, June 2018
‘Really accessible, entertaining and beautiful’ - audience member, 2018

Excerpts from Die Fledermaus
Johann Strauss II (1825-1899)
The Nutcracker, Concert Suite
Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Tritsch Tratsch Polka
Johann Strauss II (1825-1899)
Excerpts from The Sleeping Beauty
Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Hungarian Dance No 5
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Rondo for violin and strings in A
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
An der schönen, blauen Donau, 'Blue Danube Waltz'
Johann Strauss II (1825-1899)

Location

St Giles' Cathedral
Royal Mile
Edinburgh EH1 1RE
United Kingdom
Event Information Box
Price: 
£32, £29, £24, £19 Available from 0333 666 4466 Monday to Friday: 9am to 7pm. Saturday: 9am to 5pm.
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http://www.stgilescathedral.org.uk
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https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/edinburgh/st-giles-cathedral/viennese-christmas-by-candlelight-friday-6th-dec-edinburgh
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