THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL WORCESTER 25 JULY - 1 AUGUST 2020  

The Music Makers

25/07/2020 7:45pm

Worcester Cathedral

£58, £53, £32, £25, £15

Priority booking open

Marta Fontanals-Simmons mezzo-soprano
Three Choirs Festival Chorus
Philharmonia Orchestra
Samuel Hudson conductor

Copland Fanfare for the Common Man 3’
Nico Muhly Senex Puerum Portabat 10’
Paulus Sea Portraits 22’
Elgar The Music Makers 35’

‘We are the music-makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams…’ The festival’s Anglo-American exploration opens with three American pieces, beginning with Copland’s heroic fanfare. Afterwards, Elgar’s melancholic and reflective ode to ‘the artist’ takes tunes from his most beloved works to celebrate creativity in all its forms.

Supported by The C-T Trust in celebration of the 900th anniversary of the Lygon Family at Madresfield Court

Venue

Worcester Cathedral

8 College Yard,
Worcester
WR1 2LA

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