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GCE Heritage Live: José Carreras


  • Kenwood House Hampstead Lane London, NW3 7JR United Kingdom (map)

José Carreras with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra conducted by David Giménez & featuring the critically acclaimed mezzo-soprano Chrissy Johnston

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Sheku Kanneh-Mason with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra conducted by David Giménez.

The Sunday finale of GCE Heritage Live is a London exclusive – legendary tenor José Carreras. The show will be extra special as José Carreras says goodbye to London as part of his farewell tour. Alongside a discography that includes over 160 recordings across classical and popular music, several Gold and Platinum discs with over 80 million records sold in total, Carreras is one of the most accomplished tenors in history.

Evening Schedule:

  • 6pm Gates open

  • 7pm Sheku Kanneh-Mason  accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, performing the 4th Movement of Elgar’s Cello Concerto, as well as some well-known popular classics from his Number One Album.

  • 7:30pm-9:30pm Jose Carreras in his final UK performance, performing a repertoire of opera classics, accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra conducted by David Gimenez and featuring the critically acclaimed coloratura-soprano Chrissy Johnston

Tickets are from around £66, available here.

Gates open 6pm, concert ends around 11pm.

This concert is part of the Heritage Live Concert Series that will take place at Kenwood across the weekend of the 14 -16 June.

Be aware of the picnic rules - small picnics can be brought in with food and sealed bottles of water. No alcohol is permitted within the hamper. There will be bars and food traders on site.

* NB. All times are subject to change. Please check the website before setting off for the concert.

Earlier Event: 15 June
GCE Heritage Live: Madness