A Gala for St George

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 21ST APRIL 2013

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A Gala for St GeorgeHead to the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 21st April to celebrate St George's Day with a superb selection of patriotic music. Presented by Chris Hollins, this Gala features the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra and the Royal Choral Society, with soprano Claire Moore and conducted by Anthony Inglis. Popular English classics include Rule, Britannia!, There'll Always be England, We'll Meet Again, Chariots of Fire Theme and Land of Hope and Glory. More highbrow offerings come from Adams (The Holy City), Walton (Crown Imperial), Elgar (Nimrod from Enigma Variations) and Handel (See The Conquering Hero Comes), while there is also poetry from Wordsworth and Betjeman.

 

About Royal Albert Hall

Classical music, rock, pop and jazz, sporting events, galas, banquets and balls and the world-famous Proms series all take place within the Royal Albert Hall's iconic oval walls. One of London's most versatile venues, it is a favourite of performers from Jose Carreras to Kylie Minogue. More about Royal Albert Hall

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Paddington Railway Station
 
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