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Friday 15 December 7:00pm 9:00pm£5 – £22.50
LMP’s Christmas Cracker at St John’s
St John the Evangelist
Get your Christmas off to a cracking start with a celebratory concert of seasonal music by the London Mozart Players!
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite
Antonio Vivaldi: Winter from The Four Seasons
Howard Blake: Walking in the Air
Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride
David Braid: Yesterday, like you and me (new commission)
A selection of Christmas melodies performed by the Central Band of the Royal British Legion
Once in Royal David’s City
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
And carols for all!
Come along to St John the Evangelist, Upper Norwood, where the orchestra will be kicking off the countdown to Christmas with a concert your whole family will enjoy. They’ll be playing some of your best-loved Christmas music and will be joined on stage by the Central Band of The Royal British Legion and local choirs and schools for a programme that will really get you in the mood for the festive season, as will the mulled wine and seasonal treats. Bring along friends and family, your Santa hats, and plenty of festive cheer!
This concert is being held in aid of the Croydon Refugee Day Centre, a friendly safe meeting place that offers practical assistance for asylum seekers and refugees. A newly commissioned piece ‘Yesterday, like you and me’, based on a moving poem about the refugee crisis, with music by local composer David Braid, will be premièred in the concert, sung by pupils from Rockmount School in Upper Norwood.
Early Bird discount: book by Friday 24th November to get a 25% discount on all ticket prices
Priority Ticket £22.50 (includes reserved seating, programme and interval drink)
Adult (standard): £15
Concessions (OAP): £13
Young Person (16–25): £10
Children (under 16): £5
Family Ticket (2 adults, 2 children): £36