John Rutter conducts Fauré's Requiem
John Rutter conducts Fauré's Requiem – Thursday 26 October 2017, 7.30pm, St Paul's Cathedral
TALLIS ARR. RUTTER Hymn Tune
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
RUTTER Hymn to the Creator of Light
John Rutter Conductor
Kerson Leong Violin
Matthew Brook Baritone
The Temple Church Choir
The Bach Choir
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
In the breathtaking setting of St Paul’s Cathedral, John Rutter conducts the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and special guest artists in a rousing programme of Fauré’s glorious Requiem, Vaughan Williams' Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis for double string orchestra, and two majestic works by John Rutter, including the London premiere of Visions; his new work celebrating heavenly peace written specially for solo violin, string ensemble and boy choristers.
Terms and Conditions
Please note that best available seats will be allocated and are subject to availability. There are no refunds or exchanges. Contact the RPO office on 020 7608 8813 for more information.
Please note: doors will open at 6.30pm to allow time for bag checks for a prompt 7.30pm start. No large bags, large rucksacks or large suitcases may be brought into the Cathedral (and there is no cloakroom facility). The main West Front Entrance is accessed by twenty-four steps (with a handrail available both sides). The South Churchyard Entrance is step-free, and is the recommended access for entry for wheelchair users and people who cannot negotiate the steps. This concert will not include a full interval, but a short ‘pause’ (approximately five minutes). The nearest toilet facilities are located outside in Paternoster Square.