Holst Singers Christmas Concert

A festive treat of traditional and contemporary seasonal music and readings

Friday 13th December 2019, 7.30pm, St Pancras Church, London

The annual Breathing Matters UCLH Charity Christmas Concert given by The Holst Singers will take place at St Pancras Church Euston Road London NW1 2BA on Friday 13th December 2019 at 7.30pm. Book your tickets now for a feast of seasonal music and a most wonderful start to the festive season.  There will be wine and mince pies available before and after the concert and during the interval. The concert will feature a mix of well-known traditional carols as well as more contemporary Christmas music, audience carols and seasonal readings.

The Holst Singers is one of Britain’s foremost choirs, described by the BBC as “a leading chorus on the international stage”. In concert, the choir is renowned for dramatic and engaging performances, described by The Times as “interactive concert going at its most revelatory” while the BBC Music Magazine states that “The Holst Singers sing with a spell bounding sense of atmosphere and crystal-clear textures….. supremly musical.

Our guest readers are Charlotte Green and Garry Richardson. Charlotte Green has been a familiar voice on the radio for many years, including as a news reader for the Radio 4 Today programme, the presenter for the comedy programme, The News Quiz and currently as the reader for ‘Quote.. Unquote’. In 2013, she joined Classic fm for five years and BBC Radio 5 Live, where she announces the football results. Garry Richardson has been presenting on Radio 4 Today programme for 38 years and is the longest serving member of the team. Garry Richardson during his long broadcasting career has interviewed many famous people, including President Bill Clinton and Nelson Mandela.

Tickets £25

For further information and tickets, please contact Jane Walker either by telephone 01732 366346 or by email missjanewalker@hotmail.com

Tickets are also available online by clicking this link https://bmchristmasconcert.bpt.me

Tickets will be available from Brown Paper Tickets until the afternoon of 13th December. Tickets will also be on sale on the door from 6.45pm.

Donation received from Profile Pharma, towards the costs of staging this concert

All profits will go towards bronchiectasis research at UCL Respiratory