In the Bleak Midwinter
In the Bleak Midwinter – narration-recital
How did a poem by Christina Rossetti become one of our most popular carols?
Join some of our team in the House for an atmospheric and festive talk/recital to find out.
Hilary Simpson (Chair of Trustees) will discuss Christina Rossetti’s poem in its Victorian literary context.
Laura Kinnear (Curator) will talk about Holst’s setting of the poem and its Gloucestershire connections.
Finally, John Wright (Trustee and accomplished pianist) will perform the carol on Holst’s piano and invite you to join in singing it.
Tue, 13 December 2022 at 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Tickets £15, Booking required using the links below.
Holst Victorian House, 4 Clarence Rd, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL52 2AY
Tue 13 Dec 2022