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.

£18
£9 for under 25s

http://www.cantemus.co.uk/