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Wantage Choral Society presents Two Wonderful French Requiems

16 March @ 7:30 pm

Wantage Choral Society presents Two Wonderful French Requiems

Requiem Faure (composed 1890)

“My requiem has been said to express no fear of death; it has been called a lullaby of death. But that is how I feel about death: a happy deliverance, a reaching for eternal happiness rather than a mournful passing away…”

Requiem Durufle (composed 1947)

“Durufle followed Faure in spirit, if not to the letter”

Featuring:

Soprano – Sofia Kirwan-Baez

Bass – Jack Redman

Organ – Sebastian Thomson

Orchestra

Conductor – Hannah Towndrow

Wantage Parish Church

Saturday 16th March 2024

Tickets £15 (Under 16’s free)

Tickets available from:

wantagechoralsociety.co.uk  , Wantage Bookshop, Members of WCS, or on the door.

 

 

Details

Date:
16 March
Time:
7:30 pm
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Website:
https://www.wantagechoralsociety.co.uk/concerts

Organiser

Wantage Choral Society
Phone
01235 760723
Email
wantagechoralsociety@gmail.com
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Venue

Wantage Parish Church
Church Street
Wantage, Oxon OX12 8AQ
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Phone
01235 764533
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