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Petersfield Choir – A Child of our Time by Michael Tippett and The Spirit of Music Festival

Sat 28 Apr 2018 7:30pm

St. Peter’s Church, Petersfield

Booking Details: Admission free with retiring collection

The Petersfield Choir

A stunning and emotional oratorio for orchestra, choir and soloists, with The Petersfield Choir, the Southdowns Camerata, professional soloists, and reinforcements from an afternoon workshop.

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Part of the Spirit of Music Festival: www.spiritofmusicfestival.org.uk. Further info below:


The Spirit of Music Festival:

1 pm. The early music group, the Parnassian Ensemble, is joined by award-winning violinist, Sara Deborah Timossi, for a programme of 18th-century chamber music from England and mainland Europe, written for the intimate atmosphere of home and court entertainment. There will be works by Handel, Telemann and Purcell.

3 pm. ‘Come and Sing’ Tippett Spirituals. A chance for anyone who can read music to sing the spirituals from A Child of Our Time and then perform them during a concert of the complete work this evening (as above). £10, to include music hire. Please reserve a place with petersfieldchoir@gmail.com.

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