War & Peace, commemorating the end of the Great War.
Saturday 10th November 2018 at St. Mary’s Church, Kippington, Sevenoaks
A programme of music and readings, with organ.
Organist: Iestyn Evans
Readers: Sandy Walsh and Robin Lustig
Cantate’s next performance is a special concert to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War. The programme includes songs and readings from poems written during and after the war alongside settings of sacred texts that reflect the choral traditions of the last century. The centrepiece of the concert will be Herbert Howell’s Requiem. Other works include pieces by English composers of the 20th Century, such as Ireland and Elgar, as well as music by Messian, Part and Whitacre, music to evoke both sadness and hope.
Tickets cost £15 (Friends £12 and under 18s £7.50) and include refreshments.
The programme is approximately 90 minutes without interval.
More details on how to obtain tickets will be posted shortly.