P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:10:09  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— APOLLO CHAMBER CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA David Chernaik conducts Handel's Messiah. St John's, Smith Square, SW1P. 020 7222 1061. Dec 19, 7.30pm. £10-£28, concs. BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA - CHRISTMAS CLASSICS Yuletide classics. Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 13, 7.30pm. £10-£25. ARASS BAND OPERA Featuring Foden's Richardson Band and The Operababes. Cadogan Hall, Sloane Terrace, SW1X. 020 7351 1005. Dec 13, 1.15pm. £12.50-£25. ——————————————————————————————————1/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 WOULD YOUR CHILD ENJOY A LETTER FROM SANTA? SEE p370 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:10:26  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— MESSIAH BY CANDLELIGHT Handel's great oratorio. St Martin-In-The-Fields Church, St Martin's Place, WC2N. 020 7766 1100. Dec 22 23, 7.30pm. £6-£24. RICHARD BLACK AND GREGOR LAING Martinu, Poulenc and John Ireland works for piano and clarinet. Church Of St Anne And St Agnes, Gresham Street, EC2V. p20 7606 4986. Dec 17, 1.10pm. £3. KIM BREWER The pianist plays Mozart's Rondo in A minor. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 20, 7.30pm. £10-£20. D access. ——————————————————————————————————2/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p348 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:10:32  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— BBC SINGERS/A SPANISH CHRISTMAS Peter Phillips conducts the BBC Singers in a performance of 15th and 16th-century festive music from Spain. St Giles Church, Cripplegate, Fore St, EC2Y. 020 7606 3630. Dec 17, 7.30pm. £12. THE BT CHRISTMAS CONCERT Traditional carols. Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7. 020 7589 8212. Dec 15, 7.30pm. £9-£29.50. D access. CHRISTMAS BAROQUE The Belmont Ensemble of London performs seasonal fare. Purcell Room, South Bank Centre, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 17, 7.30pm. £15. ——————————————————————————————————3/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p348 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:10:59  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— CHRISTMAS CONCERT A special yuletide celebration. The Actors' Church, St Paul's Covent Garden, Bedford Street, WC2E. p20 7928 7011. Dec 18, 7.30pm. £10, concs. CITY OF LONDON CHOIR: FOLLOW THAT STAR An evening of new tunes for familiar lyrics in a fresh look at Christmas. Christ Church, Spitalfields, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 16, 7pm. £5-£20. COMMUNITY CAROL SERVICE Pupils from CYM Hackney perform festive treats. Christ Church, Spitalfields, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 14, 6.30pm. Free. ——————————————————————————————————4/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 WANT THE LATEST JAVA GAMES? SEE p679 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:11:16  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— DAS RHEINGOLD Keith Warner's production stars Bryn Terfel as Wotan and James Rutherford as Donner. Royal Opera House, Floral Street, WC2E. 020 7304 4000. Dec 18, 7pm, Dec 21, Jan 4 7 10, 7.30pm. £8-£175. DORIC STRING QUARTET With violinist Isabelle Van Keulen. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 18, 7.30pm. £12-£25. D access. THE DUFAY OLLEC(IVE A variety of seasonal treats. Christ Church, Spitalfields, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 21, 7pm. £5-£20. ——————————————————————————————————5/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 POLYPHONIC RINGTONES SEE p662 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:11:22  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Karel Mark Chichon conducts Handel's Messiah. Cadogan Hall, Sloane Terrace, SW1X. 020 7351 1005. Dec 15, 7.30pm. £25. EIMER PIANO TRIO Pianist Nicole Eimer with strings from Matthew and Emma Denton play Haydn, Chopin, Martinu and Dvorak. Purcell Room, South Bank Centre, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 15, 7.30pm. £6-£10, concs. D access. A CEREMONY OF CAROLS Seasonal tunes by Vaughn Williams. St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, Bedford Street, WC2E. 020 7836 3322. Dec 21, 7.45pm. £12. ——————————————————————————————————6/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 LOOKING FOR LOVE? SEE ITV1 p391 Advertise NOW on the new One-2One Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:11:49  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— CLASSICS FOR CHRISTMAS The English Chamber Orchestra performs festive favourites. Aarbican Hall, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y. 0845 120 7500. Dec 21, 7.30pm. £13.50-£29. EUROPEAN UNION BAROQUE ORCHESTRA Music of The Holy Roman Empire brought to life. Christ Church, Spitalfields, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 17, 7pm. £20. FLORILEGIUM AND LORNA ANDERSON The Baroque chamber ensemble is joined by the award-winning soprano. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 23, 7.30pm. £12-£24. ——————————————————————————————————7/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 PHONE ZONE! ITV1 p590 GAMES * WALLPAPERS * TONES * ALERTS Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:12:05  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— FUR ALINA: LIVE MUSIC PERFORMANCE Zoe Zeniodi and Carlos Benito play music by Arvo Part. Photographers' Gallery, Great Newport Street, WC2H. 020 7831 1772. Dec 15, 6.45pm. £5 GABRIELI CONSORT: BELSHAZZAR Handel's dramatic oratorio. Christ Church, Spitalfields, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 13, 7pm. £5-£30. WILLIAM GALTON PIANO RECITAL Featuring Chopin and Beethoven sonatas. Lauderdale House, Waterlow Park, Highgate Hill, N6. 020 8348 8716. Dec 16, 7.30am. £8, concs. D access. ——————————————————————————————————8/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 LOOKING FOR LOVE? SEE ITV1 p391 Advertise NOW on the new One-2One Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:12:12  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— LONDON GAY MEN'S CHORUS An evening of favourite carols. Aar"ican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y. 0845 120 7500. Dec 18, 7.30pm. £13.50-£29. PAUL GROVES AND MALCOLM MARTINEAU Music by Liszt and Duparc. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7:35 2141. Dec 22, 7.30pm. £12-£24. DANIEL DE GRUCHY-LAMBERT Pianist Christopher Ross accompanies the BBC Young Musician Of The Year finalist. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 21, 1pm. £8, concs. D access. ——————————————————————————————————9/25— Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p348 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:12:39  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— THE HILLIARD ENSEMBLE Sacred Christmas music. St John's, Smith Square, SW1P. 020 7222 1061. Dec 17, 7.30pm. £12-£30. JOGLARESA Belinda Sykes sings medieval Christmas songs. St John's, Smith Square, SW1P. 020 7222 1061. Dec 22, 7.30pm. £10-£25. KING'S COLLEGE CHOIR Stephen Cleobury conducts the Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra, joined by the world's most famous all-male choir. Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7. 020 7589 8212. Dec 22, 7.30pm. £9-£35. ——————————————————————————————————10/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:16:50  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— THE SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS BY CANDLELIGHT With The Locrian Ensemble, Southend Boys' and Girls' Choir and The Tallis Chamber Choir. St Martin-In-The-Fields Church, St Martin's Place, WC2N. 020 7766 1100^ Dec 21, 7.30pm. £6-£22. LONDON FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA: MESSIAH Handel's oratorio. St James's Church, Piccadilly, W1J. 020 7381 0441. Dec 18, 7pm. £12.50-£18.50. D access. CANDLELIT CAROL CONCERT With the London City Chamber Choir. St Olave's Church, Hart Street, EC3R. p20 7377 0540. Dec 14, 6.30pm. £10, concs. ——————————————————————————————————11/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:26:12  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— LONDON CONCERT CHOIR Mark Forkgen conducts Advent carols. St Luke's Parish Church, Sydney Street, SW3. 020 7351 1005. Dec 16, 7.30pm. £16. CHRISTMAS CAROL SINGALONG Cellist Jonathan Cohen leads a Christmas romp through the favourites. Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7. 020 7589 8212. Dec 18, 2pm 5pm. £9-£29.50. WHITE CHRISTMAS Festive favourites including Winter Wonderland. Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7. 020 7589 8212. Dec 19, 2pm 5pm. £9-£29.50. D access. ——————————————————————————————————12/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:06:24  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— CHRISTMAS GALA CON ERT Honor Blackman introduces an evening of festive music. Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y. 0845 120 7500. Dec 22, 7.30pm. £13.50-£29. D access. THE GLORY OF CHRISTMAS Seasonal and traditional music. Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y. 0845 120 7500. Dec 23, 7.30pm. £13.50-£29. LONDON CONCORD SINGERS Featuring the music of Francis Poulenc and Johann Sebastian Bach. St yprian's Church, Glentworth Street, NW1. 020 8809 1433. Dec 16, 7.30pm. £7.50, concs. ——————————————————————————————————13/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:06:40  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— LONDON ORIANA CHOIR A festive concert. Jerwood Hall At LSO St. Luke's, Old Street, EC1V. 0871 220 p260. Dec 16, 5.30pm. £12-£18. LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA (urnage's Evening Songs. Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 12, 7.30pm. £6-£35. D access. CHRISTMAS CLASSICS A festive gala with The London Philharmonic Choir And Orchestra, conducted by Neil Thomson. Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7. 020 7589 8212. Dec 16, 7.30pm. £9-£33. D access. ——————————————————————————————————14/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:07:07  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA The programme includes Rautavaara's Isle Of Bliss. Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 15, 7.30pm. £6-£35. D access. LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Vassily Sinaisky conducts Wagner's Siefried Idyll. Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 17, 7.30pm. £6-£35. D access. LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA/HATNIK Mozart's Symphony No 35. Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y. 0845 120 7500. Dec 15, 7.30pm. £5-£25. ——————————————————————————————————15/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:07:13  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA/HATINK Haydn's Symphony No 96 and Mahler's Symphony No 1. Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y. 0845 120 7500. Dec 19, 7.30pm. £5-£25. D access. LONDON WELSH CHORALE Kenneth Bowen conducts a performance of Saint- Saens's Christmas Oratorio. St Paul's Church, Wilton Place, SW1X. 020 7235 3460. Dec 18, 7.30pm. £10. SCHUBERT AL FRESCO Featuring cellist Moray Welsh. Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y. 0845 120 7500. Dec 16, 7.30pm. £5-£15. D access. ——————————————————————————————————16/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:07:30  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— MARK SWARTZENTRUBER Haydn and Liszt works for solo piano. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 13, 7.30pm. £10-£20. METHODIST COLLEGE BELFAST, GIRLS' CHOIR A wide-ranging programme including traditional songs. Christ Church, Spitalfields, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 15, 7pm. £4-£16. MARTIN MUSICAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND RECITAL A recital by Owen Gunnell and Olly Cox. Purcell Room, South Bank Centre, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 13, 7.30pm. Free. D access. ——————————————————————————————————17/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:07:57  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— O MAGNUM MYSTERIUM The Nonsuch Singers conducted by Graham Caldbeck. St James's Church, Piccadilly, W1J. 020 7381 0441. Dec 15, 7.30pm. £10-£13. ORCHESTRA OF THE AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT Features Baroque classics and esoteric pieces. Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank Centre, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 14, 7.45pm. £9-£27. GEORGIAN CHRISTMAS Georgian carols and 18th- entury Christmas readings with vocal group Pegasus. Handel House Museum, Brook Street, W1K. 020 7495 1685. Dec 16 23, 7.30pm. £8. ——————————————————————————————————18/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:08:03  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— ALFREDO PERL The Chilean pianist performs Chopin's 24 Preludes. Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 15, 7.45pm. £8-£21. PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA Featuring singers from The Vienna State Opera. Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, SE1. 0870 380 0400. Dec 14, 7.30pm. £6-£35. £6-£35. D access. CHRISTMAS CRACKER David Temple conducts the The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Cadogan Hall, Sloane Terrace, SW1X. 020 7351 1005. Dec 22, 7.30pm. £12-£24. ——————————————————————————————————19/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:08:29  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— THE CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA OF POLYPHONY Stephen Layton conducts Handel's Messiah. St John's, Smith Square, SW1P. 020 7222 1061. Dec 21, 7.30pm. £17-£44. SALLY PRY E Harp pieces by CPE Bach, Caplet, Spohr, Flothuis and Faure. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 14, 1pm. £8, concs. PSALLITE STOKE NEWINGTON WOMEN'S CHOIR A concert of madrigals and Christmas motets. National Trust: Sutton House, Homerton High Street, E9. 020 8986 2264. Dec 19, 5pm. £9, concs. ——————————————————————————————————20/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:08:46  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— ROSE CONSORT OF VIOLS Featuring soprano Emma Kirkby. Christ Church, Spitalfields, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 20, 7pm. £5-£20. RUSSIAN REVIVAL Iain Burnside hosts an evening in appreciation of Russian music and literature. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 19, 5pm. £25-£60. D access. ROYAL CHORAL SOCIETY CHRISTMAS CAROLS With the London Concert Orchestra. Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7. 020 7589 8212. Dec 13, 7.30pm. £9-£29.50. D access. ——————————————————————————————————21/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:09:53  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— ROYAL STRING QUARTET Haydn and Beethoven quartets. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 13, 1pm. £10, concs. D access. ANJA SILJA AND ROGER VIGNOLES The opera star performs songs from her career, interspersed with reminiscences. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 17, 7.30pm. £24-£32. D access. GABRIELI CONSORT AND PLAYERS Handel's oratorio Belshazzar. Christ Church Spitalfields, Commercial Street, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 13, 7.30pm. £5-£30. ——————————————————————————————————22/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:09:19  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— LONDON LAWYERS CHORUS A community carol service featuring local children. Christ Church Spitalfields, Commercial Street, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 14, 6.30pm. Free. METHODIST COLLEGE BELFAST, GIRLS' CHOIR With pianist Leo Tomita and violinist Rebekah Kelly. Christ Church Spitalfields, Commercial Street, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 15, 7pm. £4-£16. CITY OF LONDON CHOIR Works by Poulenc and Warlock. Christ Church Spitalfields, Commercial Street, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 16, 7pm. £5-£20. ——————————————————————————————————23/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:09:36  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— EUROPEAN UNION BAROQUE ORCHESTRA Baroque gems by Vivaldi and Barber. Christ Church Spitalfields, Commercial Street, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 17, 7pm. £5-£20. DUFAY COLLECTIVE Music for a medieval Christmas. Christ Church Spitalfields, Commercial Street, E1. 020 7377 1362. Dec 21, 7pm. £5-£20. THE SIXTEEN: A CEREMONY OF CAR/LS Seasonal sounds by Poulenc, Tournier, Britten and Durufle. St John's, Smith Square, SW1P. 020 7222 1061. Dec 16, 7.30pm. £12-£30. ——————————————————————————————————24/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide
P339 Teletext 339 Dec11 23:09:43  Classical   Dance and Opera  ———————————— in London —————   ——— TRIO ONDINE Piano trios by Haydn and Brahms. Wigmore Hall, Wigmore Street, W1U. 020 7935 2141. Dec 20, 1pm. £10. VIVAMUS: CHRISTMAS CONCERT Joseph Nolan conducts the choir with Robert Harre-Jones at the organ. St Peter's Church, Eaton Square, SW1W. 020 8246 5209. Dec 16, 7.30pm. £10, concs. WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL CHOIR Organist Matthew Martin and harp player Catrin Finch provide the accompaniment for festive carols. St John's, Smith Square, SW1P. 020 7222 1061. Dec 15, 7.30pm. £12-£30. ——————————————————————————————————25/25 Local Theatre 336 Art Exhibitions 367 FOR WEST END THEATRE SEE P333-335 Lifestyle Review Comedy TV Guide