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Voices for Change: an evening of contemporary choral music

Date:30/01/2019
From:19:00
Location: Voices for Change: an evening of contemporary choral music St Stephen Walbrook, 39 Walbrook, London, EC4N 8BN
Cost:£20
Contact: Abi Wells
07410 090 409
Lepra, 28 Middleborough, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1TG
More information: https://www.lepra.org.uk/Event/voices-for-change

This concert performance of newly commissioned music and dance brings to vivid life four evocative Greek poems of the Byzantine era, including ‘Between Sea and Sky’ three largely unaccompanied choral and solo pieces by Irish composer Solfa Carlile and the world première of ‘Akathistos’ by BAFTA Award-winning composer, Nick Bicât, featuring choreography by Siân Hopkins and a range of unusual wind and percussion instruments.

Director of Music, James Potter, will lead the Cantata Dramatica choir and soloists whilst the Community Choir of St Stephen Walbrook will join for the closing scenes of strife and triumph.

This unique event will be hosted by St Stephen Walbrook, an iconic City of London church featuring a circular stone altar by Henry Moore, and situated just 1 minute’s walk from where Lepra was founded in 1924!

Tickets cost £20 per person

Proceeds from the evening will be dedicated to Lepra and St Stephen Walbrook – please join us for a magical night of music, and help us beat leprosy.

To book please click the link above – you will be taken to Cantata Dramatica’s booking page.

 

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