Free Concert at St Briavels

7:30pm, Fri, 24 Sep 2021

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  • Type of event: Partner Concert
    Description:

    FREE CONCERT

    Friday September 24th 7.30 pm at St Mary's Church, St. Briavels (near the castle)

    Alison Wray - Soprano ♦ Roger Martin - Baritone
    Accompanied, on the piano, by Martin Pagnamenta

     
    Exploring the great age of English song writing 1900 to 1940
    Featuring works by

    Frank Bridge ♦ George Butterworth ♦ George Gershwin ♦ Ivor Gurney ♦ Michael Head ♦ Muriel Herbert ♦ Herbert Howells ♦ Florence Price ♦ Roger Quilter ♦ Ralph Vaughan Williams ♦ Peter Warlock

    Songs of this period reflect the transition from an older, rural life into modernity. Many are tinged with foreboding or sadness about World War 1. But some are light-hearted too!

    Support local organizations

    No booking required. No entry charge
    There will be a voluntary retiring collection
    All the proceeds to be shared equally between St Briavels School PTA and The Pantry, St Briavels Community Shop