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Thursday 1 December–Friday 9 December 2022   |   7:30pm
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Royal Northern Sinfonia By Candlelight

Christmas candles and lights
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Tickets – £5.00 to £16.00

Dinis Sousa conductor
Maria Włoszczowska violin solo
Bethany Horak-Hallett mezzo soprano
Royal Northern Sinfonia

Heinrich Biber XVI Rosary Sonata: Passacaglia
Arcangelo Corelli Christmas Concerto
Hildegard von Bingen O Beata Infantia
Arvo Pärt Trisagion
Henry Purcell Chacony in G minor
Johann Sebastian Bach Cantata Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut, BWV 199

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with a candlelight Christmas concert from Royal Northern Sinfonia and their principal conductor Dinis Sousa. Featuring classical festive favourites alongside sublime spiritual music from Bach, Purcell and Pärt, the lights will be low and spirits high on this cold winter’s evening.

ℹ️ Useful Information

Online sales for each concert will close 5pm the day before the concert. Some tickets may be available on the door but advanced booking is recommended.

Concessions are available for:

  • under 18s
  • carers/companions

Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Find out more about concessions, booking and travel here.

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