December ’19 Wednesday 4 December, 6pm Silk Street Music Hall
Keyboard at Six: Bartók Project Guildhall School pianists showcase some of Bela Bartók’s shorter works for keyboard in this concert directed by Noriko Ogawa.
Thursday 5 – Tuesday 24 December Hestercombe House & Gardens, Somerset
Christmas Lights at Hestercombe Gardens
Historical Performance Opera Scenes
Video designers from Guildhall present a Christmas light installation in the beautiful grounds of Hestercombe House & Gardens, plus a speciallycommissioned video projection on the façade of Hestercome House itself. An independent charity based near Taunton, Hestercombe is famous for its unique collection of gardens spanning three centuries of garden history and design.
A selection of staged opera scenes from the Baroque and Classical periods, with music direction by Liz Marcus and stage direction by Dionysios Kyropoulos.
Admission to the grounds: £12.50 adults. From 4.30pm Thu–Sun, 5–22 December, plus Mon 23 & Tue 24 December. Tickets available from hestercombe.com
Admission free Thursday 5 December, 6pm Silk Street Music Hall