The Event

What is the Encore? You decide!

You can start voting for tonight's encore already. A great way to be involved tonight even if you cannot make it along!

Text the code and the amount want to donate to 70070. Example to vote for Handel: Zadok the Priest text HNDL86£10 (eg for a £10 donation) to 70070.

HNDL86 – Handel: Zadok the Priest
MZRT86 – Mozart: Laudate Dominum
DNCQ86 – Abba: Dancing Queen
WLKA86 – You’ll Never Walk Alone
TFCE86 – Philip Wood CBE QC (Hon): The Face

Whichever piece rases the most money will be sung as the encore. It's as simple as that.

There is no limit to your donation and you can vote more than once.

So dig deep and get texting!


A Music Gala featuring the celebrated soprano and TV personality Lesley Garrett CBE, who will delight the Central Hall Westminster audience with a variety of well-loved songs and operatic classics.

Lesley will be joined by the massed Legal Harmony Choir and the renowned National Symphony Orchestra, conducted by John Andrews. They  will perform a wide range of choral and orchestral favourites and also provide the opportunity for the audience to sing along with the performers!