Sounds Inspiring: A gala choral concert in aid of The Prince's Trust

City of Bristol Choir
Exultate Singers
Bristol Schools Chamber Choir
with Julia Hwang, 13-year old violin virtuoso

Conducted by David Ogden
with Chris Northam and Richard Johnson pianos

Choral music:
Karl Jenkins: Excerpts from The Armed Man
Carl Orff: Carmina Burana (excerpts)
Handel: Zadok the Priest
Brahms: How lovely are thy dwellings
Purcell: Sound the trumpet
Lauridsen: O magnum mysterium
Rutter: Psalm 150
Pearsall: Lay a garland
Gershwin: I got rhythm

Violin solos:
Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre
Tchaikovsky: Meditation
Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen
Piazzolla: Oblivion
Brahms: Hungarian Dance no 2
Gershwin: It ain't necessarily so

Come and enjoy a fabulous evening’s entertainment staged in aid of The Prince's Trust, performed by three of Bristol's leading choirs joined by the virtuoso 13-year old violinist Julia Hwang. This feast of music features popular works for choir including excerpts from Karl Jenkins' The Armed Man, excerpts from Carmina Burana, and music by Brahms, Gershwin and Bernstein. The Prince's Trust works with young people in the UK to get them into work, education and training. This fundraising concert is co-ordinated by the EN-SPIRE Team at Beachcroft which is aiming to raise £20,000 for the charity in just six months.

Tickets £18; £16; £14

Date

Saturday 19th September 2009 at 7.30pm

Venue

St George's, Great George Street, Off Park Street, Bristol BS1 5RR

How to book tickets

• By phone from St George's Box Office on 0845 40 24 001 or in person at St George's, Great George Street, off Park Street Clifton, Bristol BS1 5RR

• By phone from Providence Music shop on 0117 927 6536 or in person at the shop at 1 St George's Road, College Green, Bristol


Forthcoming concerts

Sunday 8th November 2009 - Beyond the Wall go

Marking 20 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, a concert of Eastern European music in Clifton Cathedral featuring a new piece specially commissioned for this concert from Roxanna Panufnik.

Thursday 17th December 2009 - Carols by Candlelight go

St Bonaventure's church in Bishopston is the new venue for this year's concert of carols and Christmas music.

Seating plan

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How to find St George's

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Links

St George's, Bristol