Concert "Remembrance" by Cantemus
This concert will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I,
with a selection of music by composers whose lives and music were shaped by this conflict,
including Howard Goodall’s Requiem “Eternal Light"
and George Butterworth's "A Shropshire Lad"
with baritone soloist James Priest.
It will be directed by Mary Westley and accompanied by Ian Westley.
Further information about the choir can be found at www.cantemus-newbury.org.uk or www.facebook.com/cantemusnewbury
Here is what the critics have said:
Carolyn Greenwood: "sheer delight from start to finish", "a very disciplined but sensitive group of musicians", "the audience was captivated".
Robert Baker-Glenn: "beautifully judged".
Patrick Cogswell: "an exceptional quality of sound, which many a musical director could only dream of.
The concert begins at 7.30 pm.
Donations to The Royal British Legion and Help for Heroes
St. Stephen’s Church, Upper Basildon, Berkshire RG8 8LS
Sat 10 Nov 2018