Choir of King's College, Cambridge

Choir of King's College, Cambridge

Wednesday 21 March 2018, 19:30

Past Event
Choir of King's College, Cambridge Past Event


Palestrina Stabat Mater

Tallis Lamentations of Jeremiah I

Poulenc Lenten motets

Lassus Stabat Mater

Tallis Lamentations of Jeremiah II

Brahms Warum ist das Licht gegeben?

Brahms Schaffe in mir, Gott


Stephen Cleobury director of music

The events of Lent and Holy Week have inspired composers over the centuries to write some of their most profound music.

Here, two great settings of the poem Stabat Mater, which describes Jesus’ mother standing at the foot of the Cross on the first Good Friday, are coupled with Tallis’ dramatic interpretation of sombre words from the Lamentations of Jeremiah.

Two motets, with apposite texts by Brahms and Poulenc’s sequence of four penitential motets complete the programme.

Ticket Information

£31, £27, £23, £19

All orders are subject to a transaction fee, except if made in person. See booking information for details, payment methods and delivery options.

This event has passed.

View Seating Plan
ENCORE Membership Discount

pay £27 for top price tickets

Join Today
Series Discount

Series discounts of up to 30% available – see series page for details.

View Series
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 2022-23 series
Choral at Cadogan 2017-18
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Isata Kanneh-Mason performs Clara Schumann

Thursday 22 September 2022, 19:30

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s opening concert of its 2022-23 season at Cadogan Hall stars Isata Kanneh-Mason, who plays Clara Schumann’s rich and melodious Piano Concerto in her first performance as the Orchestra’s Artist-in-Re...

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky

Tuesday 25 October 2022, 19:30

The great symphonic soundscapes of Tchaikovsky’s orchestral music is closely tied to the theme of ‘Fate’, and the full emotional weight of this motif is heard at its strongest in his Symphony No. 5. Composed ten years after his Four...

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Jennifer Pike plays Bruch

Tuesday 1 November 2022, 19:30

Tonight’s concert features two pieces steeped in the natural world. Dvořák was staying at his summer resort when he wrote his Eighth Symphony, and you can hear the bird song and thunderstorms of a summer’s day in Bohemia in the beautifu...

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Vaughan Williams and Ravel

Thursday 10 November 2022, 19:30

A moving performance of works that evoke the futility of war and destruction and the final concert in a series with the City of London Choir and RPO that explores the ground-breaking work of Ralph Vaughan Williams in a European context.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Magic and Mysticism

Tuesday 22 November 2022, 19:30

Alexander Shelley (Principal Associate Conductor of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra) delves into fairytale worlds with two selections of theatrical music, from Fauré and Mendelssohn. Fauré’s Suite from Pelléas et Mélisande combines sweet m...

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

A Classical Christmas

Thursday 1 December 2022, 19:30

Imagine yourself in a wintery wonderland as an evening of orchestral Christmas delights awaits you. Beloved ballet suites from Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker and The Sleeping Beauty are filled with glittering melodies, alongside another seasonal...

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Christmas Cracker 2022

Saturday 10 December 2022, 15:00 & Saturday 10 December 2022, 19:30

This much-loved concert of seasonal classics and sing-along carols returns to Cadogan Hall. Featuring all your favourite carols and festive music and songs such as O Come, All Ye Faithful, Hark! the Herald Angels Sing, Sleigh Ride, Let it Snow, Winte...

Limited Availability
Orchestral Valentines

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Tuesday 14 February 2023, 19:30

A Valentine’s night to remember, featuring some of the most romantic pieces of music ever written, from the worlds of film, opera and classical music – performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Enjoy well-known themes from Gone with the Wind...

Keep up to date with events, news and opportunities to support Cadogan Hall.

Join our Mailing List

View our privacy policy