The Cathedral will be bursting with wonderful music as we pull out all the stops to celebrate the festive season. The beautiful building provides a special venue for a feast of choral and orchestral works by talented performers from across the UK. Here is a summary of our exciting programme of upcoming concerts:
The Ten Tenors Gala Christmas Concert
Friday 1 December, 7.15pm
The Ten Welsh Tenors are back by popular demand with an amazing concert featuring ten of the finest tenors from all over Wales with a feast of sumptuous popular operatic delights for this special gala event. The ten tenors will take to the stage and raise the roof in aid of Welsh Hearts, Wales’ leading heart charity. The tenors will be joined by guest sopranos on the evening to perform heart-warming renditions of favourite arias and duets, including a helping of Christmas classics to get everyone in the mood for the festive season. Visit Welsh Hearts for more information and tickets.
Christmas with Handel and Bach
– Llandaff Cathedral Choral Society
Saturday 2 December, 7.30pm
To mark the start of Advent, the Llandaff Cathedral Choral Society are performing choruses from the first part of Handel’s Messiah and the first three parts of Bach’s Christmas Oratorio. The choir will be joined by the Llandaff Sinfonia and John Cheer (organ continuo). The conductor will be Alexander Thacker: the soloists will be Ellen Williams (soprano), Nicole Boardman (alto), Dominic Neville (tenor) and Edmund Caird (baritone). Visit Llandaff Cathedral Choral Society for more information and tickets.