Concert by the Lea Singers - Fairest Isle - English Music through the ages
Event Date: October 31, 2012
Posted: October 31, 2012
Location: England, United Kingdom
Choir type: Chamber Choirs and Vocal Ensembles
Concert at St Mary's Church, Church Street, Welwyn, Herts, AL6 9LX at 7:30 pm
A celebration of the English choral tradition over five centuries. The programme contrasts sacred and secular pieces, from Byrd’s Mass for Four Voices to Britten’s Five Flower Songs, and includes works by Purcell, Tallis, Gibbons, Howells and Vaughan Williams. The concert will conclude with a rare performance of Dyson’s The Blacksmiths with piano and timpani accompaniment.
Tickets at £10 (£5 under 18s) are available at and from Frances Brown on +44(0)1582 793845.