John would be delighted to see you at one of his upcoming appearances.

For questions relating to a particular event, please contact the organiser direct – see below for details.

Back by popular demand, John Rutter’s Christmas Celebration returns to the Royal Albert Hall with another festive extravaganza with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, brimming full with John Rutter’s own popular works and arrangements.

Conducted and presented by John Rutter himself, and featuring The Bach Choir and VOCES8, this ever-popular festive concert – featuring glorious symphonic and choral classics, sing-along carols and John’s ever-popular Christmas quiz – is guaranteed to fill you with sparkle and cheer!

John Rutter Conductor
Ruby Skilbeck Chorister of Guildford Cathedral
Arthur Ford Chorister of Guildford Cathedral
The Bach Choir
VOCES8
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Venue

Royal Albert Hall
Kensington Gore
London, SW7 2AP

Contact

Box Office 020 7589 8212
Ticket prices: £17 – £61

Notes

There is also an evening performance at 7.30pm  – click here for details

Book now

Back by popular demand, John Rutter’s Christmas Celebration returns to the Royal Albert Hall with another festive extravaganza with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, brimming full with John Rutter’s own popular works and arrangements.

Conducted and presented by John Rutter himself, and featuring The Bach Choir and VOCES8, this ever-popular festive concert – featuring glorious symphonic and choral classics, sing-along carols and John’s ever-popular Christmas quiz – is guaranteed to fill you with sparkle and cheer!

John Rutter Conductor
Ruby Skilbeck Chorister of Guildford Cathedral
Arthur Ford Chorister of Guildford Cathedral
The Bach Choir
VOCES8
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Venue

Royal Albert Hall
Kensington Gore
London, SW7 2AP

Contact

Box Office 020 7589 8212
Ticket prices: £17 – £61

Notes

There is also a matinee performance at 3pm – click here for details

Book now

A Festival of Carols with John Rutter

Friday, 9 December 2022, 19.15

A spectacular Christmas celebration with seasonal music, readings and poems. Performed by the Choirs of Ely Cathedral with guest appearance from John Rutter.

TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT HAVE SOLD OUT


Venue

Ely Cathedral
Chapter House
The College
Ely
CB7 4DL

Notes

Ticket Prices: £35, £25, £18, £12.50

All proceeds to benefit Maggie’s Cambridge and Ely Cathedral Trust

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Lord’s Taverners Carol Concert with the Stars

Monday, 12 December 2022, 19:00 - 20.15

The evening will include popular carols led by conductor Nicholas Cleobury and the Holst Singers, an incredible performance by soprano Susan Bullock and international concert pianist Anna Tilbrook and festive readings from celebrity guests including much loved Sir Derek Jacobi, and actor and presenter Timothy West.

We are also very excited to announce the World Premiere of “All the stars looked down” by John Rutter, which he will conduct. To many, John Rutter IS Christmas! He will also join the stellar line up of readers.


Venue

Holy Trinity Church
146 Sloane Street
London
SW1X 9BZ

Contact

Notes

Doors open: 6.30pm
Concert: 7pm
Evening ends: 8.15pm

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Christmas with John Rutter – Oxford

Thursday, 15 December 2022, 19:30 - 21:30

Susannah Hill soprano
Jonathan Brown baritone
The Choir of Merton College
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
John Rutter
 conductor

John Rutter returns to Oxford for another Christmas celebration in the company of the Choir of Merton College, with soloists Susannah Hill and Jonathan Brown. Gerald Finzi’s seasonal cantata In terra pax − his last major work − forms the centrepiece of a programme that features carols and Christmas music old and new including some of John’s own carols. And as ever the audience has the opportunity to sing along with the choir and Orchestra in classic Christmas hymns.

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT


Venue

Sheldonian Theatre,
Broad Street,
Oxford,
OX1 3AZ

Contact

Email: info@oxfordphil.com

Notes

Returns only

Available to watch online from 15 December to 29 December.

Recorded at St Albans Cathedral, Hertfordshire.

Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without John Rutter and his ever-popular concerts with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, this year we’ve pulled out all the stops to bring this firm festive favourite directly to you, in the comfort of your own home.

World-renowned English composer and conductor John Rutter, acclaimed actor Simon Callow, celebrated vocal group VOCES8 and a stellar line-up of special guests all join the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for this unique online performance. Filmed exclusively for you in the historic surroundings of St Albans Cathedral, this architecturally stunning building, located in the heart of England’s Home Counties, provides the perfect Christmas setting.

Why not dress up, pour yourself a mulled wine, warm a mince pie and tune in for a very special Christmas Celebration, featuring your favourite carols, rousing fanfares, Yuletide classics and much more. A joyful event, guaranteed to fill you with Christmas sparkle and cheer.

This is a repeat showing of the original on-demand concert, broadcast in 2020.


Venue

Contact

For more information about this streamed concert, please visit: http://bit.ly/3VtIaGp

Notes

Tickets are just £10 each (with additional donation options available).
Available to watch online between 15 December and 29 December 2022.

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Christmas Concert – Winchester College Chapel

Sunday, 18 December 2022, 18:30 - 20:00

‘A Babe is Born’ – Brendoncare Christmas Concert 2022

Taking place at the breath-taking Winchester College Chapel, John Rutter will lead a concert of Christmas and seasonal music performed by Winchester Consort in aid of Brendoncare, a well-respected, Winchester-based charity that aims to empower people to live their whole lives well, enabling independence, choice and holistic wellbeing.

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT


Venue

Winchester College Chapel,
Winchester,
SO23 9NA

Notes

 

 

Returns only

Christmas Concert with John Rutter – Bath

Monday, 19 December 2022, 19.30

Bath Camerata
John Rutter – conductor
Huw Williams – organ

Bath Camerata is delighted to welcome back John Rutter to Bath as the conductor of its Christmas Concert 2022!

Join us in the beautiful surroundings of Bath Abbey for what promises to be a thoroughly uplifting celebration of music for the festive season. There will be Christmas songs, old and new, alongside some favourite carols for the audience to join in with – all presided over with gusto and style by ‘Mr Christmas’ himself! What better way to get into the Christmas spirit.


Venue

Bath Abbey
Bath
BA1 1LT

Notes

Tickets available via the Bath Camerata website

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Bach Choir Voices
David Hill organ
John Rutter conductor

John Rutter leads Bach Choir Voices with David Hill at the organ in a programme of traditional Christmas favourites.

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT


Venue

Our Lady and the English Martyrs,
Catholic Church
Hills Road
Cambridge
CB2 1JR

Notes

Booking can be made via the website 

 

Returns only

Come and Sing with John Rutter – Nottingham

Sunday, 15 January 2023, 14:00 - 17:30

If you love singing and can read a bit of music, this inspiring workshop is for you.  Led by John Rutter and accompanied by Neil Taylor, Come and Sing is an afternoon of choral singing to lift the spirits.  Music will be a mixture of old and new, including some of John’s own well-loved choral works.  If you’re not a singer yourself, you can come along and enjoy the music as an observer.


Venue

Royal Concert Hall,
Theatre Square,
Nottingham,
NG1 5ND

Contact

Box Office: 0115 989 5555

Notes

Doors open at 10am for music collection.
1.30pm – participants to take their seats ready for a 2pm start.

Tickets are priced at £24 for singers and £14 for observers.
Age suitability: 12+

 

 

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