City of London Festival 2015


Haydn The Creation

Wed 24 Jun 2015 8.00pm - 10.10pm
St Paul's Cathedral, London

HAYDN The Creation

Edward Gardner conductor
Sarah Tynan soprano
Robert Murray tenor
Neal Davies bass
London Symphony Chorus
Simon Halsey chorus director
London Symphony Orchestra


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This year, for the first time, the London Symphony Orchestra will perform in the City’s auspicious Cathedral under the baton of dynamic British conductor Edward Gardner, as they take on Haydn’s Creation. This magnificent oratorio depicts and celebrates the creation of the world as described in the biblical Book of Genesis and in Paradise Lost; the work is universally acknowledged as Haydn’s greatest musical achievement and a cornerstone of western culture.