Concert | Royal Melbourne Philharmonic present Carols in the Cathedral

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Concert | Royal Melbourne Philharmonic present Carols in the Cathedral

Friday, December 16 at 8:30 pm to Saturday, December 17 at 7:30 pm


RMP presents 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 of spectacular works by composers from around the world, including ever-popular classics such as “O Come All Ye Faithful”, “Once in Royal David’s City”, “Joy to the World”,  and many more, as well as beautiful works by composers including Gustav von Holst, Harold Darke, Dan Forrest, Philip Stopford, William G. James,  John Rutter, Peter Cornelius and more! Featuring the angelic voices of special guest performers the National Boys Choir of Australia, and coloratura soprano Anna Voshege, direct from Vienna. A Christmas event not to be missed.


  • Fri 16 Dec 08:30 PM
  • Sat 17 Dec 02:00 PM
  • Sat 17 Dec 07:30 PM

Celebrate the season in style and book your tickets now.
Early booking advised, as these concerts are very popular and often sell out early! 

Andrew Wailes, conductor
Anna Voshege soprano
Stefan Cassomenos, pianoforte
Andrew Bainbridge organ
Jacinta Dennett harp
Roland Rocchiccioli reader
Julie Houghton reader

The National Boys Choir of Australia
Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Choir
Melbourne University Choral Society
RMP Orchestra soloists 
RMP Brass and Percussion Consort
City of Melbourne Highland Pipe Band


Friday, December 16 at 8:30 pm
Saturday, December 17 at 7:30 pm
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St Paul’s Cathedral, Melbourne
206 Flinders Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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03 9653 4333
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