Events Calendar

John Rutter's 70th Birthday Concert

Thursday 5 November 2015, 7.30pm

MOZART Requiem

RUTTER The Gift of Life: Six Canticles of Creation (London Premiere)

John Rutter Composer/Conductor
Ruth Jenkins-Róbertsson Soprano
Marta Fontanals-Simmons Mezzo-soprano
Zachary Wilder Tenor
Christopher Purves Baritone
Andrew Lucas Organ
The Bach Choir

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

This is a welcomed return to the magnificent splendour of St Paul’s Cathedral as the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra invites you to celebrate John Rutter’s 70th birthday. A national treasure, John Rutter’s unique blend of writing is unsurpassed with this concert offering an exclusive premiere as he conducts 'a six-movement choral celebration of life' written for orchestra and choir. This very special event, featuring The Bach Choir, organist Andrew Lucas and soloists, will also include Mozart’s thrilling and dramatic Requiem.


Concert in association with the RPO Benevolent Fund and sponsored by Northern Trust.

Ticket information

Please note that this concert is sold out and that there are no refunds or exchanges.

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Tickets: £50, £42, £32, £22, £12

Booking fees apply.

Call the Box Office on 020 7608 8813 (Mon-Fri, 10am-6pm).

Group Discounts: 20% discount for 10-29 people (£10 administration fee), 30% discount for 30+ people (£15 administration fee). Call 020 7608 8840 (Mon-Fri, 10am-6pm).

St Paul's Cathedral
St Paul's Churchyard