Music to Celebrate a Royal Wedding

Jan 15th, 2011 | By | Category: London News

There is a nice build up to the Royal Wedding by the Royal Albert Hall producers who are featuring a one night celebratory special.

On the evening of April 17th, you can enjoy a night of superb classics to get you more in the mood. The script includes all time favourites such as Wagners Bridal March and Elgars Land of Hope and Glory.

WAGNER  The Grand March from Tannhauser
HANDEL  Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah.
WAGNER  Bridal March from Lohengrin
ELGAR  Land of Hope and Glory
MENDELSSHON  Wedding March
HOLST  Jupiter from The Planets
HANDEL  See the conquering hero
CLARKE  Trumpet Voluntary
WALTON  Crown Imperial
ARNE  Rule, Britannia!
PARRY  Jerusalem
WIDOR  Toccata
WOOD Hornpipe
ELGAR  Nimrod

Performances will come from:
Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
Royal Choral Society
Fanfare Trumpeters of the Coldstream Guards Band

Crispian Steele-Perkins – trumpet
Sophie Bevan – soprano
Stephen Disley – organ
Anthony Inglis – conductor

Tickets and more info: Royal Albert Hall website 

What better place to hold this event than the Royal Albert Hall with its 240 years of grand entertainment history.  If you have never attended a concert here then its time that you did, the hall is an amazing auditorium.

Located in Kensington in central London, the Royal Albert Hall is easily accessible and has many hotels within a 10 minute walk. 

Hotels near the Royal Albert Hall

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