St Cecilia Festival Concert

Sat, 14 October 2017


John Gibbons


Anna Gorbachyova

with Hardynge Choir, Radlett Choral Society and St Albans Chamber Choir

St Albans Symphony Orchestra

Rachmaninoff - The Bells

Borodin - Polovtsian Dances

Tchaikovsky - 1812 Overture

Shostakovich - October

The biennial St Cecilia Festival Concert brings together three choirs: their all-Russian programme features Rachmaninoff’s dramatic choral symphony The Bells (setting poems by Edgar Allan Poe), the Polovtsian Dances by Borodin and Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture in a spectacular choral version.  Shostakovich’s turbulent symphonic poem October for orchestra completes the programme.



Premium           £25 - Centre front with full view

Classic                £20 - Centre middle with full view or slightly restricted view

Standard Plus   £15 - Centre back with full view  or restricted view

Standard             £10 - mainly located in the aisles or behind pillars (these seats have no view of the stage)     

No view seats will only be released when seats with views have sold out.

Children (under 18)   £5
Wheelchair spaces    £25 (Premium) / £20 (Classic), with a carer going free. 

Wheelchair spaces and carer discounts can only be booked through the Box Office. Please call 01727 890290 or visit the Cathedral.  If you require a seat with ease of access, not necessarily using a wheelchair, please consult the Box Office for advice as the seating plan is only illustrative. 

 Entry via the Cedar Tree Door, Sumpter Yard. Doors open 6.45pm. Performance starts 7.30pm and ends approximately 9.40pm. There will be an interval of 20 minutes during this performance.

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