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Collegium Singers Concert – There is Sweet Music – Choral Music of the British Isles Partsongs and other music of the British Isles on the topic of the nature and its relationship with man. Drawing from the work of Elgar and Britten to present day composers Chilcott, MacMillan and Dove, traditional and modern depictions of nature in music are explored. On line Ticket link http://www.oxboffice.com/EventDetails.aspx?eid=18641 Contact Email email@example.com Tickets:- Taunton Visitor Centre, Market House, Fore Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1JD Tel:…
In the lead up to Advent, Amici will perform Handel’s ‘Messiah’ with quality soloists and orchestra including the renowned trumpeter, Crispian Steele-Perkins This concert is in aid of the NSPCC. Premiere seating £20 – Standard seating £15 Further details nearer the time – check back here and look out for local advertising.
In a combined choir of over 200 voices, Wellington Choral Society, together with Exmouth and Exeter Choral Societies, will be performing Ralph Vaughan Williams’ A Sea Symphony, under the baton of their shared Music Director, Laurence Blyth. They will be accompanied by the Exeter Symphony Orchestra and the concert will take place in the magnificent surroundings of Exeter Cathedral. Tickets, when available, will be: Nave £15, £12 (bookable in advance). Side aisles £10 (available on the night only).
Bridgwater Choral Society are celebrating their return to the lovely parish church of St Mary Bridgwater with a performance of Bach’s Christmas Oratorio. Iain Cooper will conduct, with full professional orchestra led by Brigid Kirkland-Wilson and soloists Charlotte Newstead (soprano), Fiona Mackay (alto), Guy Withers (tenor) and Martin Haessler (bass). Tickets are £12 unreserved (£10 for Friends) and accompanied under 16s free, available via our website www.bridgwaterchoral.org or on the door.
Ralph Vaughan Williams – ‘Folksongs for Four Seasons’ and ‘Fantasia on a Christmas Carol’ Gerald Finzi – ‘In Terra Pax’ and ‘Ecologue for Strings and piano Op.10’ JS Bach – ‘Cantata BWV 140: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme’ Pre-concert talk by Ed Goater at 6:15pm Tickets: Premium Seating £18, Standard Seating £15 Available from Taunton Visitor Centre 01823 340470 or through the TCS website
In the historic setting of the Museum of Somerset in Taunton Castle. PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE Programme to be announced – watch this space for more details!
A candlelit service following the traditional format of Nine Lessons & Carols. Participation in congregational carols. The event is a ticketed event but there is no charge. A collection will be made during the service. It is advisable to book your ticket in advance. Tickets are available from December 1st.
Music Director, Laurence Blyth, conducts Wellington Choral Society in a performance of Handel’s Messiah.
Details to be announced for this a cappella/organ accompaniment concert which will be a celebration of English cathedral music. Check back here for more details nearer the time!
A flowery programme for Staple Fitzpaine’s Flower Festival. More details of our programme nearer the time – check back here for more details.