Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Anniversary Accolades coming soon


Saturday 4th at 7:30 pm and Sunday 5th at 3:00 pm, July 2009

Anniversary Accolades - Celebrating Classic Choral Composers

St Paul's Cathedral, Dunedin
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The City of Dunedin Choir presents music by Handel, Purcell, Mendelssohn and Haydn. In 2009 we celebrate 200 years since the birth of Mendelssohn, 350 years since the birth of Purcell, 200 years since the death of Haydn and 250 years since the death of Handel.

* Handel: The King Shall Rejoice
* Purcell: Come ye Sons of Art (Birthday Ode for Queen Mary)
* Mendelssohn: As the Hart Pants (Psalm 42)
* Handel: My Heart is Inditing
* Haydn: The Seasons - Spring

The soloists are soprano Lois Johnston, alto Claire Barton, tenor Stephen Chambers and baritone Andreas Hirt, and the conductor is David Burchell.

The Choir gratefully acknowledges the valuable assistance received from:
Dunedin City Council, The Southern Trust, Bendigo Valley Sports & Charity Foundation, Perry Foundation

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