London Pass BlogBack to Blog
Things to do in London: Beethoven concert to wow visitors at St Paul's Cathedral
Published: Friday 5th of April 2013
Beethoven will take centre-stage at St Paul's Cathedral next month, which will no doubt come as a delight to classical music fans looking for things to do in London.
The sounds of Beethoven's epic ninth symphony is set to be performed next month on the 7th. The concert is part of the Lord Mayor's Appeal which aims to raise money for the mayor's chosen charities.
Also known as the Choral Symphony because of its famous Ode to Joy finale the medley will be performed by the English Chamber Orchestra with Choir of the 21st Century and singers from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Drama.
The list of charities chosen by the current Lord Mayor include, City Music Foundation, Future for Kids, Gifford Wood Appeal, The Harold Samuel Collection and the Lord Mayor's Scholarship Programme.
St Paul's Cathedral was built between 1675 and 1710 and throughout its history has been renowned for holding various concerts and performances.
Follow The London Pass blog to learn about the latest news with attractions, sights and sightseeing events in the city. As well as useful tips, hints and advice for visitors to the city and how to make the most of your sightseeing time in London. We hope you enjoy…
Friday 28th of December 2012 The Royal Mews houses a whole host of marvellous cars, coaches and horses used by the Royal family.
Thursday 27th of December 2012 While Buckingham Palace is no doubt one of the top visitor attractions in London, many people stop...
Thursday 27th of December 2012 The Royal Albert Hall offers a great opportunity for tourists.
Monday 24th of December 2012 The Tower of London is putting on spooky twilight tours for its braver visitors.
Friday 21st of December 2012 People looking for things to do in London should go down Chislehurst Caves, which has seen many different eras.
Thursday 20th of December 2012 People seeking sporting things to do in London will be delighted with a tour of Lord's Cricket Ground.
Thursday 20th of December 2012 Things to do in London don't get much tastier than visiting some of the capital's greatest...
Wednesday 19th of December 2012 People who have always had an interest in transport services are well catered to in London
Tuesday 18th of December 2012 The Jewel Tower is a delight for people who are into history or architecture.
Monday 17th of December 2012 People looking for things to do in London could opt for a trip to Apsley House, at one of the premier addresses in London.
Sunday 16th of December 2012 A Twickenham Rugby Museum & Stadium Tour allows sports fans a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the sport.