THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL GLOUCESTER 26 JULY - 3 AUGUST 2019  

Durufle Requiem - Schola Cantorum

11/03/2019 8:00pm

Cheltenham College Chapel

Victoria Jess mezzo-soprano
Gregory Bannan baritone
Warwick Cole cello
Alexander Ffinch organ
Cheltenham College Schola Cantorum
David McKee director

Duruflé Requiem
Colin Mawby Ave Verum
Ēriks Ešenvalds Stars
Harris Bring Us O Lord God
Harris Faire is the Heaven
Eric Whitacre Lux Aurumque
Eric Whitacre Sleep

Cheltenham College Schola Cantorum presents an evening of sublime and celestial choral music. Duruflé's subtle and beautifully meditative Requiem suffuses Gregorian chant with sensuous harmonies, which are reflected in the second half of the programme by restful and reflective modern pieces.