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Bach Magnificat by candlelight

  • St Martin-in-the-Fields Trafalgar Square London, WC2N 4JJ UK (map)

A beautiful candlelit feast of Bach is tonight's second concert in the 2017 Spring Series. We welcome Whitehall Choir conducted by Paul Spicer to perform Bach's magnificent Magnificat and the beautiful Cantata 'Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis". Accompaniment will be provided on period instruments by resident ensemble, the Brandenburg Baroque Soloists.

  • JS Bach Cantata 'Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis'
  • JS Bach Magnificat

Whitehall Choir
Brandenburg Baroque Soloists
Conductor - Paul Spicer

Tickets £33 (premium) £29 £25 £22 £16 £9 available from the St Martin's box office - call 020 7766 1100 or click here to book online.

NB a reduced price combined ticket for this evening's two concerts is available - please call the St Martin's box office (25% discount).

The premium seats at St Martin's are front, central, and include a cushion.


Under its Musical Director, Paul Spicer, the Whitehall Choir, now in its 73rd season, aspires to the highest standards of performance in all of its concerts. Members share a strong commitment and, besides attending weekly rehearsals on Tuesday evenings for concerts during the academic year in central London, take part in recordings, choral workshops and occasional tours abroad, including to Vienna last Spring.

Earlier Event: January 28
Rachmaninov Vespers by candlelight
Later Event: January 29
Fauré Requiem