Telephone booking

Telephone booking is available for our May and July concerts at the Royal Albert Hall, for our overseas events, and for other events from time to time.

Royal Albert Hall (see below for overseas events)
Singers may telephone Blackwell’s of Oxford which operates a telephone booking service for us (they can also supply scores and performance CDs). Please call them on 01865 333582 seven days a week: Monday to Saturday 9.00 am–6.30 pm (Tuesday 9.30 am–6.30 pm) and Sunday 11.00 am–5.00 pm. There is a booking fee of £2 per ticket (maximum charge £10) plus a charge for postage. You can book audience seats at the same time.

You can also email them at However, since credit card details should only ever be sent over the Internet via a secure website where the data can be encrypted, you must not include this information in your email so it is preferable to telephone.

Please note that Blackwell’s cannot take bookings for Messiah from Scratch® (by post only) or the Scratch® Youth Messiah (online registration at

Audience can contact the Royal Albert Hall direct on 020 7589 8212 or via their website: Booking fees will be added in both cases.

Overseas events
Our travel partners, Specialised Travel Ltd, deal with the bookings for all our overseas events (land-based or cruises). You can telephone them for information about any overseas event which is open for booking – the number is 020 8799 8350. You can also email them at