Classical events hall. 18 Jan: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Emmanuel Siffert conducts Brahms’ much-loved Violin Concerto, with soloist Wolfgang David, and Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony. 19 Jan: Joshua Bell and the Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields. Academy music director and violinist Joshua Bell plays-directs Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor. 20 Jan: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra with Truls Mørk. Edward Gardner conducts a compelling programme of Elgar’s deeply felt Cello Concerto, with cello soloist Truls Mørk. Please check for times and prices. www.cadoganhall.com. 5 Sloane Terrace, SW1X 9DQ. T: 020-7730 4500. G6. Station: Sloane Square.
St James’s Piccadilly
This beautiful 1676 church has free recitals every Mon, Wed & Fri at 1.10pm and concerts from 7.30pm. www.sjp.org.uk. St James’s Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, W1J 9LL. T: 020-7381 0441. E7. Station: Piccadilly Circus.
St Martin-in-the-Fields Church
Extensive programme of lunchtime and evening concerts and recitals. On Wed nights there is Jazz Nights in the Café in the Crypt where you can soak up some music and admire the stunning Georgian architecture. www.smitf.org. St Martinin-the-Fields Church, Trafalgar Square, WC2N 4JJ. T: 020-7766 1100. E8. Station: Charing Cross.