A Choral Winter Celebration


with the London Symphony Chorus

Sun 28 Nov 2021 3.00pm - 5.00pm
Barbican Hall, London

Traditional arr Ralph Johnson Praise the Lord (Cameroon Processional)
Errollyn Wallen Peace on Earth
Traditional arr Andrew Carter Angelus ad Virginem
Traditional arr Christopher Brown Lo! He comes with clouds descending 
John Rutter arr Reynolds Angel's Carol
John Henry Hopkins Jr arr Iveson We Three Kings
Traditional arr Sarah Quartel Huron Carol
Traditional arr Bob Chilcott Sussex Carol
Rachmaninoff Bogoroditse Devo
Lowell Mason arr Mack Wilberg Joy to the World 
Coleridge-Taylor Magnificat
Lucy Hollins Santa’s Advent-ure!
Rebecca Lawrence Song of Angels
John Rutter Jesus Child
Mendelssohn arr David Willcocks Hark! the Herald Angels Sing 
Jim Papoulis arr Francsico Nunez Give us Hope
Leroy Anderson arr Fernie Sleigh Ride
Judith Weir My Guardian Angel
Traditional arr Willcocks O Come, All Ye Faithful 
Traditional arr Bob Chilcott We Wish you a Merry Christmas 

Lucy Hollins conductor & presenter
Simon Halsey conductor
David Lawrence conductor

London Symphony Chorus
LSO Community Choir
LSO Discovery Choirs
LSO Brass, Percussion & Piano Ensemble

Tickets: £35 £24 £18 £15

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Please note that finish times are approximate and subject to change.

Generously supported by the John S Cohen Foundation.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! O come all ye faithful for a chance to sing along and celebrate with the LSO, in a concert packed with festive favourites. 

Step out of the cold and into the Barbican, where you will receive a warm welcome from the London Symphony Chorus, LSO Community Choir, LSO Discovery Choirs and the LSO Brass, Percussion & Piano Ensemble! In true celebratory style, it’s time to sing aloud and dust off those high notes as presenter Lucy Hollins and conductors Simon Halsey and David Lawrence take us on a journey into winter wonderland, singing your favourite carols along the way. Start your festivities with a bang this year! 

Your Visit

Following the relaxation of Government restrictions, from the start of the 2021/22 season seating will no longer be socially-distanced in the Barbican Hall. We encourage audience members to bring and wear a face covering, unless you are exempt. Click here for the latest infomation on the measures that are being taken for the safety and comfort of visitors to the Barbican Centre.


The Barbican Centre is fully accessible. Please visit this page for full details or contact us at [email protected] at any point ahead of your visit to let us know how we can support you.

Concert Programme

Find out more about the music and performers with our concert programme.

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