Chichester Psalms

City of Bristol Choir
Conducted by David Ogden
Richard Johnson ­organ
Kate Pearson ­harp
Jeremy Little ­percussion
Matthew Dean alto

Herbert Howells Hymn for St Cecilia
Gerald Finzi Lo, the full, final sacrifice
Josef Rheinberger Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen, for harp and organ
Gerald Finzi Magnificat
Bob Chilcott Two Canticles of Light
Leonard Bernstein Chichester Psalms

City of Bristol Choir presents a concert of exuberant choral masterpieces from England and America. With the combination of choir of harp, organ and percussion the concert promises many contrasts in sound and mood.

A performance of Bernstein’s ever-popular Chichester Psalms celebrates the 100th birthday of this talented and successful composer and conductor.

There are a limited number of seats available to travel with City of Bristol Choir to the Ludlow Arts Festival at the beautiful St Laurence Church on Saturday 16th June. This is the first Saturday of the Festival and it features a Gala Organ recital by Thomas Trotter, one of the UK’s most admired organists, at 1pm. City of Bristol Choir will perform an exquisite programme of Finzi, Rheinberger and the joyous Chichester Psalms, in celebration of Bernstein’s 100th birthday at 7.30pm. For performance ticket prices contact www.ludlowassemblyrooms.co.uk or call 01584 878 141. For a place on the coach please contact liz.cunningham@albionchambers.co.uk.

Coach travel will be £15 and the coach will leave The Downs in Clifton at 9am, allowing you time to enjoy this very special market town, and will arrive back at approximately 11.45pm.

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