Free Rush Hour Concerts

Boundless excitement. Heart-wrenching tragedy. Whisky-fuelled parties...

All this and more awaits in our free, bite-sized concerts at St John's Waterloo this year.

From epic symphonies to propulsive chamber music, these free concerts give everyone the chance to experience classical music in all its guises. If you're new to classical music, this is the perfect way to dip a toe in the water. If you're a seasoned concert-goer, we guarantee you'll find something alongside the players themselves.

Experience a different kind of rush hour and feed your curiosity.

Upcoming Free Rush Hour Concerts

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Thursday
27
September
FREE
9.00PM
St John's Waterloo
Copland Quiet City
Dani Howard Silver Falls
Ravel Mother Goose
Eugene Lee
RUSH HOUR #13: ATMOSPHERES

RUSH HOUR #13: ATMOSPHERES

All music tells a story. Modern theatre calls upon projection to dramatic effect: what role could it play in concerts?
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Thursday
04
October
FREE
6.00PM
St John's Waterloo
Mozart Symphony No.35 ‘Haffner’
Haydn Symphony No.101 'Clock'
Gábor Takács-Nagy Conductor
RUSH HOUR #14: PULSE

RUSH HOUR #14: PULSE

With newfound freedom, both Mozart and Haydn found themselves enthralled by cities teeming with culture and innovation.
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Thursday
01
November
FREE
6.00PM
St John's Waterloo
Lee Reynolds Conductor
RUSH HOUR #15: NIGHTCLUB

RUSH HOUR #15: NIGHTCLUB

For their last act, the 2018 fellowship unleashes rhythm-driven orchestral tracks that keep pace with the freshest trends of the moment.
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What to expect?

A taster of Beethoven Symphony No.1 with Rebecca Miller
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Watch the orchestra

Mozart Symphony No.40 with Ben Gernon
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