Choirs join forces for concert at St Edmundsbury Cathedral

The Bury Bach Choir, with the Nayland Choir and the Prometheus Orchestra, conducted by Philip Reed p

The Bury Bach Choir, with the Nayland Choir and the Prometheus Orchestra, conducted by Philip Reed performed Mendelssohn's Elijah to much acclaim in St Edmundsbury Cathedral on Saturday 20 May 2017 (part of the 2017 Bury festival). - Credit: David Lamming

The Bury Bach Choir is joining forces with the choir of Aldeburgh Music Club for their next concert.

It is taking place on Saturday, March 3, at St Edmundsbury Cathedral, in Bury St Edmunds, at 7.30pm, and features “An Evening of Glorious Mozart”.

The concert includes the composer’s grandest and most dramatic of choral works the Great Mass in C minor, Vesperae Solennes de Confessore, and the overture to Lucio Silla with the Prometheus Orchestra and conducted by Edmond Fivet and Philip Reed.

Soloists will be Sarah Fox and Rachel Dyson, sopranos; Valerie Reid, mezzo soprano; Austin Gunn, tenor; and Graeme Danby, bass.

Tickets are now on sale from the Apex box office on 01284 758000 priced at £15, £20 and £25 or online from www.burybachchoir.co.uk and the concert will be repeated at Snape Maltings, on Saturday, March 17.


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