THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL GLOUCESTER 26 JULY - 3 AUGUST 2019  

A Sea Symphony

02/08/2019 7:45pm

Gloucester

£55, £50, £32, £25, £15

Priority booking open

Katherine Broderick soprano
Roderick Williams baritone
Three Choirs Festival Chorus
Philharmonia Orchestra
Geraint Bowen conductor

Stanford Songs of the Fleet 26’
Vaughan Williams Symphony No 1 (A Sea Symphony) 63’

'Behold, the sea!' This nautical programme brings together two contrasting works imbued with a sense of adventure and the mighty power of the sea. Vaughan Williams’ strikingly original A Sea Symphony announces itself with a brass fanfare and from its first notes conjures a vision of panoramic horizons and brave voyage.

Supported by The American Friends of the Three Choirs Festival and the Vaughan Williams Charitable Trust; Katherine Broderick supported by Joanna Brickell; Roderick Williams supported by Pamela White

Venue

Gloucester Cathedral

College Green
Gloucester
GL1 2LX