The Fauré Requiem
REQUIEM by Gabriel Fauré conducted by James Murray
Plus: INCANTATION OF EDEN by Harvey Brough, libretto by Justin Butcher
Performed by Vox Holloway Community Choir and Chamber Choir
With soloists Emily Kirby-Ashmore and Angus McPhee
One of the most sublime works in the sacred classical canon
“Everything I managed to entertain by way of religious illusion I put into my Requiem, which moreover is dominated from beginning to end by a very human feeling of faith in eternal rest.” – Gabriel Fauré.
At: St Luke’s, Holloway
Sunday 25 November, 7.30pm
Doors/bar open at 6.45pm
Click here for tickets: Full price: £15 (under 18/unemployed: £10)
Already Sung this Year
The Village Green Preservation Society
A 50th anniversary celebration of the Kinks’ seminal album, in a new arrangement by Harvey Brough by special invitation of Ray Davies
Featuring Vox Holloway and Young Vox, with guest soloists Clara Sanabras and Rick Leigh.
Sunday 28th October, 7.30 p.m. St Luke’s.
Sao Paulo Tapes – Bossa Nova – Monica Vasconcelos
An evening of Brazilian Music with singer Monica Vasconcelas
Brazilian songs of resistance from her acclaimed Album the Sao Paulo Tapes, together with Samba and Bossa Nova classics.
Monica Vasconcelos and her band
Sunday July 15th, 7.30, St. Lukes
The Stony Field
World Premiere of a commission by the Cloudesley Charity.
A piece to celebrate the life and legacy of Richard Cloudesley whose will was read 500 years ago.
Words Justin Butcher
Music Harvey Brough
Andrew Rupp, Julie Kench, Clara Sanabras & Jo Marshall
Holloway Baroque Players
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School Choir
Sunday May 20th – Concert 7 30 St. Luke’s, Holloway
Thursday June 7th – Concert 7 00 St. James, Clerkenwell
Saturday June 9th – Concert 7 30 St. Mary’s, Islington
A biblical epic, the story of a young girl who rebels against the patriarchal society of her time, is condemned to death twice and escapes twice.
Words by Jame Runcie
The David le Page Ensemble