Sat 16 Nov 2019, 7.30pm. Bach’s Magnificat and Handel’s Coronation Anthems.
Monmouth Choral Society perform music of exuberant and ecstatic praise, setting biblical texts in both sacred and secular contexts. Bach’s energetic and sparkling Magnificat gives full expression to Mary’s joy, gratitude and wonder at the news that she is to give birth to the Messiah. Handel’s anthems for the Coronation of George II in 1727 provide an unforgettable selection of some of his finest music.
Conducted by Steven Kings with The Regency Sinfonia.
Sopranos – Phillippa Lay, Emily Wenman, Alto – Sacha Fullerton, Tenor – Huw Evans, Bass – Tomos Jones, Continuo – Matthew Bale.
Tickets: Adults £19, Under 18’s £10.