Our Next Concert
The City of Leicester Singers Spring Concert
Requiem by John Rutter, Gloria by Francis Poulenc
and “Lamb of God” by Beethoven.
12th May 2018 7:30pm, St. James the Greater, London Road, Leicester.
This Concert features two of the foremost choral works of the second half of the 20th century. Both are by European composers but both received their first performances in the USA.
The Requiem by John Rutter was first performed in Dallas, Texas in 1985 and The Gloria by Francis Poulenc was first performed in Boston Massachusetts in 1961.
Both are written for a four part Choir and Soprano soloist and the soloist with The City of Leicester Singers will be Ruth Provost.
Also included is “Lamb of God” a choral setting of a theme from The Pathetique Sonata by Beethoven.
The organ accompaniment will be provided by David Cowens and Richard Archer will conduct the Concert.
Tickets £10, under 16s free, are available: