Carols by Candlelight
Royal Albert Hall
Sun Dec 23 2012
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Oct 9 2012
The Mozart Festival Chorus and Mozart Festival Orchestra in full period costume, with soprano Anna Devin, under Steven Devine, perform Handel's 'Zadok the Priest'; 'Let the Bright Seraphim'; Mozart's 'Laudate Dominum'; Corelli's Allegro and Pastorale from Christmas Concerto; Handel's Christmas sequence from 'Messiah'; Bach's Air 'on the G String'; 'Sleepers, Awake'; Gruber's 'Silent Night'; and Vivaldi's 'Gloria' (first movement).
Plus, carols for all including 'The First Nowell'; 'Good King Wenceslas'; 'O come, all ye faithful'; 'While shepherd's watched'; 'Once in royal David's city'; and 'Hark! the Herald angels sing'.
With readings from Dickens and the Scriptures by special guest Julian Rhind-Tutt.