Carols by Candlelight

Carols by Candlelight 2020

Thursday 24 December 2020, 15:00

Past Event
Carols by Candlelight 2020 Past Event


Cullen Joy to the World
Pearsall In dulci jubilo
Willcocks I saw three ships
Handel Let the Bright Seraphim
Rutter Sussex Carol
Handel Eternal Source of Light Devine
Willcocks Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Vaughan Williams O Little Town of Bethlehem


Mark Williams special guest reader
Steven Devine conductor
Harriet Eyley soprano
Mozart Festival Chorus
Mozart Festival Ensemble in full 18th century costume

Following the announcement that London is under Tier 3 restrictions from Wednesday 16 December, we are so sorry to let you know that Carols by Candlelight has been cancelled.

We are doing our utmost to support the national effort in reducing the spread of coronavirus and the health and wellbeing of all our visitors, staff members and visiting performers is our number one priority.

Bookers will be refunded with the full cost of their tickets and any drinks vouchers. If you are a booker and you would prefer a Cadogan Hall credit voucher or if the card that you paid with is no longer valid, please get in touch with the Box Office on 020 7730 4500 (Monday to Friday 10am – 4pm) or via our online form as soon as possible.

The sublime Carols by Candlelight returns with an enchanting programme of seasonal classics including Cullen’s Joy to the World and Handel’s Let the Bright Seraphim alongside carols such as Hark! The Herald Angels Sing and O Little Town of Bethlehem.

Performed by the Mozart Festival Ensemble and Chorus, with soprano Harriet Eyley and conductor Steven Devine, this magnificent concert is staged in full 18th-century costume in an intimate and evocative candle-lit style setting. Special guest reader Mark Williams completes the line up with a selection of festive readings.

Duration: 120 mins (including a 20 minute interval)

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