£3 booking fee per online transaction, £4 by phone.
No fee when tickets are booked in person.
Booking fees are per transaction and not per ticket. If your booking contains several events the highest booking fee will apply. Booking fees do not currently apply to bookings for exhibitions in the Art Gallery. The booking fee may be reduced on certain events.
Pre–concert talk, 2pm
Free to ticket holders
Watch: Academy of Ancient Music - Handel's Brockes Passion
In this aria and its previous recitative Judas expresses his deep regret at having condemned Jesus to death and begs to be punished for his crimes.
Composer Focus – Episode 1: George Frideric Handel with Iestyn Davies
Ed Seckerson is joined by countertenor Iestyn Davies to discuss George Frideric Handel, the German-born composer whose prolific portfolio of operas and hits such as the Water Music, and Messiah, won the hearts of the British public.
Listen: Barbican Essentials - Handel
Our selection of the best of Handel's music.