Skip to main content

The Glasshouse



Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia: A Choral Nativity


Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia: A Choral Nativity


Timothy Burke director
Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia

to include:
Harold Darke In the bleak midwinter
Arr. John Rutter Gabriel’s Message
Sergei Rachmaninov Hail O Virgin Mother
Frances Matthews Blessed is she
Charles Villiers Stanford Magnificat in G
George Frideric Handel Messiah: There were shepherds
Bob Chilcott The Shepherd’s Carol
Roxanna Panufnik Sleep, little Jesus, sleep
Edward Elgar Benedictus
Peter Cornelius arr. Ivor Atkins The Three Kings

Immerse yourself in the magic of the Christmas story as told by Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia, through some of the most beautiful choral music ever written. Packed full of Christmas favourites from Handel, Holst and Stanford plus modern classics by John Rutter, Bob Chilcott and Roxanna Panufnik, together with well-loved carols.


ℹ️ Useful Information

Online sales for each concert will close 5pm the day before the concert. Some tickets may be available on the door but advanced booking is recommended.

Concessions are available for:

  • under 18s
  • carers/companions

Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Find out more about concessions, booking and travel here.

What to expect when you visit us >>

Snow on Snow by Eleanor Cully Boehringer

A Choral Nativity features the music of composer and chorus member Eleanor Cully Boehringer. We caught up with Eleanor during rehearsals to find out a bit more about her piece Snow on Snow and her musical inspirations.

Read now