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    MUSIC! LIGHTS! LASERS! FIREWORKS!

    Approximate schedule:


    Restaurants and bars open 12:30pm 5:00pm
    Auditorium doors open 2:15pm 6:45pm
    Classical Spectacular (with one 25 minute interval) 3:00pm 7:30pm
    Ends 5:30pm 10:00pm

    The most popular classical music show in the UK returns to the Royal Albert Hall in March, with a brand new programme.

    From the very best classical music and state of the art technology to electrifying multi-coloured laser displays and our famous thundering finale to the music of the 1812 Overture – the March 2017 season promises to be bigger and more thrilling than ever!

    ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
    Royal Choral Society (Thurs & Sat)
    The London Chorus (Fri & Sun)
    John Rigby conductor

    Ilona Domnich soprano
    Alexander James Edwards tenor
    Classical Spectacular Dancers
    British Imperial Military Band
    Durham Marenghi lighting designer

    Restaurants and bars open 2.5 hours before the start of these concerts.

  • Programme

    Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra
    Saint-Saens Finale from Organ Symphony No. 3
    Handel Hallelujah Chorus
    Sousa Liberty Bell March
    Jenkins Benedictus from The Armed Man
    Tchaikovsky Waltz of the Flowers
    Puccini O Soave Fanciulla
    Suppe Light Cavalry Overture
    Verdi Sempre Libera & Brindisi from La Traviata
    Denza Funiculi, Funicula
    Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No.1, “Land of Hope and Glory”
    Puccini Nessun Dorma
    Arne Rule, Britannia!
    Parry Jerusalem

    Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture
    With
    THUNDERING CANNONS AND INDOOR FIREWORKS