Wednesday, 14 May 2014

BREMF Trustee Gavin Henderson CBE (Le. 1960-65) has been ‘resident trumpeter’ at St Bartholomew’s Church for fifty years; to celebrate this golden jubilee, and to mark Gavin’s retirement from playing, a concert is being given to raise funds for endowment of the music at St Bart’s – the trumpets especially! Those taking part are giving their services for a programme that is all Purcell.

Funeral Music for Queen Mary
Arias for soprano to include Fairest Isle and Evening Hymn
Trumpet Sonata
Overture to Ode to Saint Cecilia
Come, Ye Sons of Art Away

Soloists include – Emma Kirkby, Soprano, Nicholas Clapton, Counter Tenor and Gavin Henderson, Trumpet with The BREMF Singers St Bartholomew’s / Dartington Orchestra Henderson Brass Consort
John Hancorn, Conductor

Wednesday 14 May 7:30pm St Bartholomew’s Church
Tickets – £20, £15, £10; Concessions £15, £10, £8
Brighton Fringe Box Office, 23 Brighton Square, The Lanes, Brighton BN1 1HD
Tel: 01273 917272

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