Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

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Saturday 6 January 7.30pm

Immerse yourself in Bach’s Christmas Oratorio at the Oxford Bach Soloists’ London debut

  • Getting here

    We are at 197 Piccadilly London W1J 9LL between Piccadilly and Jermyn Street, about 200 yards from Piccadilly Circus.

  • Access

    St James’s aspires to be a place where all can belong, and where every person’s gifts and identities are welcome and celebrated. We are working to improve the experience at St James’s in the church building and the online community. We have step-free access from the courtyard to the church, and a toilet for disabled people. The courtyard and Redemption Roasters coffee shop are wheelchair accessible. If you have special access requirements (e.g. wheelchair users) please contact

  • Led by conductor Tom Hammond-Davies and featuring outstanding soloists, this is an unmissable event that combines historical accuracy with artistic excellence. Founded in 2017, OBS is on a mission to perform Bach’s complete vocal works over 12 years, recreating Bach’s music as he envisioned it.

    Get your tickets: Don’t miss this evening of grandeur, joy, and beauty. Witness world-class quality and immerse yourself in the timeless music of Bach. Be part of this historic debut!

    Tom Hammond-Davies, conductor

    Nick Pritchard, Evangelist

    Hilary Cronin, soprano

    Marta Fontanals-Simmons, alto

    Florian Störtz, bass