Friday 10 August 2018, 7.30pm – Minster Church, Wimborne Minster
Made up of singers from choirs across Dorset and beyond, the Festival Singers are joined by a professional quartet of soloists and the 24-strong Festival Orchestra to present a programme reflecting this year’s overarching theme, ‘War and Peace’, marking the centenary of the end of the First World War:
Haydn – Missa in tempore belli (Mass in the Time of War)
Vaughan Williams – Six Choral Songs to be Sung in Time of War
Elgar – With Proud Thanksgiving
Parry – Grant us thy peace, Lord
Paul Ayres – ‘Tis not too late to seek a better world
Conducted by the Festival’s Artistic Director, David Fawcett.
Book tickets (£12 / £8) here.
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