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Friday 22 March 7:30pm

£10 – £30

Mozart’s Mass & Schumann’s Piano Concerto

Royal Festival Hall

Brahms Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny)
Schumann Piano Concerto
Mozart Mass in C minor

London Mozart Players
Hackney Singers
Lewisham Choral Society

Dan Ludford-Thomas conductor
Nico de Villiers piano
Elin Manahan Thomas soprano
Helen Meyerhoff soprano
Peter Davoren tenor
Philip Tebb bass

Hear a popular combined choir from north and south of the river on their return to Royal Festival Hall with masterworks by Brahms, Schumann and Mozart. Welcome back the 300 voices of Hackney Singers and Lewisham Choral Society, following three previous performances to packed halls.

In music from both the classical and romantic eras, Lewisham Choral Society are joined once again by the renowned London Mozart Players, under the baton of Dan Ludford-Thomas.

Mozart’s late masterpiece, his Great C minor Mass, was first performed with the composer’s wife Constanze as soloist. And 63 years later, it was Schumann’s wife Clara who premiered his lyrical Piano Concerto. Tonight’s soloist is the award-winning Nico de Villiers. The choirs start the concert with Brahms’s delightful Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny).



Tickets: £10 – £30
Royal Festival Hall
South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road
London, SE1 8XX United Kingdom
0207 960 4200