Gala Charity Concert

This year's Gala Charity Concert will feature works by Bruckner, Strauss, Verdi and Puccini. The concert will take place on Friday 27 April in the Chapel, and will bring together King's College Choir, CUMS Chorus, the Philharmonia Orchestra and three outstanding soloists.


  • Bruckner: Motets
  • Strauss: Oboe concerto
  • Verdi: Pater noster
  • Puccini: Messa di gloria

Nicholas Daniel, oboe
Andrew Kennedy, tenor
Mark Stone, bass baritone

Kings College Choir, CUMS Chorus
Philharmonia Orchestra
Stephen Cleobury, conductor

Tickets: £60, £40, £25 and £12 (students £5, on the door only), available from the Shop at King’s, King's Parade, Cambridge (tel: 01223 769 340; email:

VIP tickets are also available, which include a drinks reception hosted by Stephen Cleobury CBE, premier seats in the Chapel, and supper with soloists and orchestra leaders. See the VIP concert invitation.

Gala Concert weekend package: enjoy a specially-­created, five-­star accommodation package at the Doubletree Hilton Hotel just a few minutes walk from King's, and picturesquely situated by the River Cam. The Gala concert package includes two nights at the hotel, VIP tickets to the concert, a guided tour of Cambridge plus a private guided tour of the Chapel. See the Gala Concert package details.

Please note that payments by credit and debit card are subject to a £2 booking fee.

The concert starts at 7.30pm and all proceeds will go to Homestart and Concerts at King’s.

10 April 2012