Summer Music by Candlelight

Sunday, 15 Jul 2018 8:30pm

Candlelight Shrewsbury 2015 - credit Roger Cable - smaller

Ex Cathedra
Jeffrey Skidmore


A programme of glorious music for a magical midsummer evening, performed by the soft glow of candlelight as daylight fades. This enchanting sequence of music and readings is inspired by birdsong and by the season – uplifting repertoire to send you away singing of Summertime …


beautifully conceived … performed exquisitely‘ (Birmingham Post)


Programme includes:
Alec Roth Die güldene Sonne: Dawn Chorus
Roxanna Panufnik Child of Heaven: Dawn Chorus
Sumer is icumen in – 13th century English
Thomas Morley Now is the month of Maying
Debussy Trois chansons de Charles d’Orléans
Gershwin Summertime
Te lucis ante terminum – Plainchant


We’re delighted to give this concert as part of Buxton International Festival.


Tickets, priced £25, are on general sale from 6 April.

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