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image for Music - Classical item typeBritten Sinfonia: The Last Letter at St Andrew's Hall

Music - Classical, Thu 8 Nov 2018, £10-£32

Britten Sinfonia: The Last Letter

Britten Sinfonia: The Last Letter

Details

Jonathan McGovern - baritone
Thomas Gould - violin/director

To commemorate the end of the Great War Britten Sinfonia premiere a new arrangement of Nico Muhly’s poignant The Last Letter as part of a compelling and dramatic evening of music and words.

Programme:

Gurney - The Western Playland
Kelly - Elegy
Ravel - Le tombeau de Couperin
Stephan - Nachspiel
Nico Muhly - The Last Letter (world premiere of orchestral version)
Barber - Adagio for strings
Poetry and letters by Mary Borden, Vera Brittain, Ivor Gurney and Wilfred Owen.

Devised by Dr Kate Kennedy, with a pre-concert talk from Dr Kennedy at 6.30pm, discussing the programme of the concert (free to ticket holders).

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 8 Nov 2018 19:30

Prices

Adult: £10 - £32
Student: £6
Jobseeker: £6
Under 26: £6

Address

37 St Andrew's Street,
Norwich,
NR2 4AD