05 May 2017 19:30 until 05 May 2017 21:30

5 May 2017 World PH Day Fundraising Concert - St James's Church, Piccadilly, London


St James's Church, Piccadilly, is located in the heart of central London. It was designed in the 17th century by Sir Christopher Wren and was reputed to be his favourite. It is a Grade I listed building which displays the font designed by the master carver Grinling Gibbons. This is where the poet, mystic and artist William Blake was baptised.

The event

Following the great success of previous events, we are delighted to hold a Fundraising concert in this wonderful location, to celebrate World PH Day.

Internationally acclaimed conductor Stephen Barlow with the Festival Chamber Orchestra and soprano Kathryn Jenkin present an evening of popular classics including: Mozart’s Exsultate, Jubilate; Handel’s Silete Venti; Warlock’s Capriol Suite and Haydn’s Symphony no 44.


Event details

The programme will feature the following well-loved pieces, conducted by Stephen Barlow with soprano Kathryn Jenkin.

A. Salieri - La Veneziana

Warlock - Capriol Suite

Handel - Silete Venti

There will then be an interval of approximately 20 minutes, followed by

Haydn -  Symphony no 44 Trauer

Morgan Nicholas - Melody and  Morricone  - La Califfa  - these being two short Oboe and string pieces (soloist Ian Crowther)

Mozart - Exsultate Jubilate.

Total running time approximately 2 hours


Tickets are £20 with an optional Gift-Aid donation of £15.  

If you are unable to attend the concert, please consider making a donation (link below)

Knowing first-hand what it means to live with the devastating effects of PH, I would encourage everyone to support the work of the PVRI through our latest fundraising venture.
Lynette Swift Volunteer Chair of Fundraising , UK

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