Howells & Vaughan Williams

Saturday, June 11, 2022

 

Saturday 11th June 2022

7.30pm at  Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

 

The Edinburgh Singers 70th Anniversary summer concert in the atmospheric surroundings of Greyfriars Kirk. The choir sang Vaughan Williams' poignant plea for peace, Dona Nobis Pacem, along with Howells' rarely performed masterpiece Hymnus Paradisi. Celebrated soloists and orchestra complemented the choir in performing these evocative and exceptional pieces.

 

Musical Director: Alistair Digges

Soprano: Sarah-Jane Brandon

Tenor: Jamie MacDougall

Baritone: James Arthur

and The Edinburgh Singers Sinfonia

 

With thanks to our concert sponsors, The Vaughan Williams Charitable Trust and The Herbert Howells Trust.

 

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