SUNDAY, 24 June 2018
St Michael and All Angels’ Church, Lower Machen
6.30pm – Pre-concert conversation: Festival Directors
Geraint Lewis talks to Royston Havard about his many years at the helm of the Lower Machen Festival.
Free admission to 7.30pm ticketholders.
7.30pm – Festival Concert
CANTEMUS CHAMBER CHOIR
Huw Williams – Conductor
MUSIC FOR A MIDSUMMER’S NIGHT
Programme to include:-
Stanford – The Blue Bird
Elgar – Four Part-Songs, Op.53
Parry – My Soul there is a Country (Songs of Farewell)
Mathias – Four Welsh Folk Songs, Op.39
– and a variety of works by British composers
Cantemus is one of the very finest mixed-voice choirs based in south Wales with an enviable reputation throughout the region. Their album “Under a Celtic Sky” was released last year to great acclaim and music from the disc will be heard in tonight’s concert together with a surprise birthday commission.
£9 for under 25s