From our Friends
5 November 2015 – 28 February 2016
Jewish Museum London
Don’t miss this cutting edge exploration of what unites and divides us. This provocative exhibition examines how blood is an essential part of life and rituals about food, sex, and circumcision.
17 November, 7pm
St John’s Smith Square, London
Whitehall Choir conductor Paul Spicer introduces one of Handel’s great oratorios Athalia in this short film. Watch now.
10-21 November, 7pm
Solomon’s Knot baroque collective presents the modern staged premiere of a ‘lost’ Italian opera, l’Ospedale, based on a libretto by Antonio Abati and set to music by an unknown seventeenth-century composer. Tickets: £15 – £25
LSO St Luke’s, Old Street, London
Explore the musical world of 17th- and 18th-century London in this autumn series of BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concerts at LSO St Luke’s, featuring performances by early music specialists Fretwork and Musica ad Rhenum.