February 2010


Hear the telling of the Passion story in moving detail, with solo voices, two choirs, and orchestra. In German with a translation provided.

JS Bach: St Matthew Passion

7.00pm,  (Good) Friday 2 April 2010

St Paul’s Church, Bedford Street, Covent Garden
London WC2E 9ED

Peter Fender (conductor)
John Upperton (Evangelist)
Stephen Holloway (Jesus)
Sarah Blood (soprano)
Norma Ritchie (mezzo-soprano)
Aidan Smith (baritone)

Ticket information and online booking here (from end of Feb onwards).

Internationally renowned pianist Idil Biret returns to join the Whitehall Orchestra in a celebration of Chopin’s 200th birthday.

Stravinsky: Jeu de Cartes
Chopin: Andante Spinato and Grand Polonaise Brilliante
Schumann: Manfred overture
Chopin: Piano concerto in F minor (Op. 21)

7.30pm, Thursday 25 March 2010

St John’s Smith Square, London SW1P 3HA

Ticket information and online booking here.