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Royal Melbourne Philharmonic | Carols in the Cathedral

21 December 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm AEDT

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Tickets: Adult from $56 | Concession from $45 | Student $35 | Child under 16 from $28

Royal Melbourne Philharmonic present its ever popular “Carols in the Cathedral” – Melbourne’s premier concerts of traditional Christmas music, carols and readings in the stunning setting of St Paul’s Cathedral. A magnificent feast of spectacular fanfares and carols, and glorious Christmas music and verse, performed by massed choirs, superb soloists and majestic brass and percussion.

This year music will include a feast works by composers from around the world, including ever-popular classics such as “O Come All Ye Faithful”, “Once in Royal David’s City”, “Hark the Herald Angels Sing”, “Joy to the World”, “Silent Night” and many more, as well as beautiful works by composers including Benjamin Britten, Eric Whitacre, Dan Forrest, Donald Fraser, Trevor Manor, William G. James, Pietro Mascagni, Cesar Frank, Herbert Howells and more!

A Christmas event not to be missed. Celebrate the season in style and book your tickets now.
Early booking advised, as these concerts are very popular and often sell out early!


  • Lee Abrahmsen | soprano
  • Louis Hurley | tenor
  • Jacinta Dennett | harp
  • Stefan Cassomenos | pianoforte
  • Dean Sky-Lucas | pianoforte
  • Roland Rocchiccioli | reader
  • Julie Houghton | reader
  • The Australian Children’s Choir
  • Melbourne University Choral Society
  • Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Choir
  • RMP Orchestra soloists
  • RMP Brass and Percussion Consort
  • Andrew Wailes | conductor


St Paul’s Cathedral, Melbourne
Corner Flinders St and Swanston St,
Melbourne, VIC 3053 Australia
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