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Purcell Weekend last
Purcell Weekend last

Purcell Weekend last

Join us for the third choral weekend under the direction of baroque expert Greg Skidmore.

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Time & Location

23 May 2020, 10:00 – 24 May 2020, 17:00

St John's Church, Tisbury, Tisbury, Salisbury SP3 6SG, UK

About the Event

The weekend includes three sessions of choral training and a concert accompanied byMichael Maxwell Steer, organ and harpsichord, with the CherubimString Quartet.

• You will need moderate music-reading ability, but help will be given

• A complete list of music will be sent before Easter

• Excellent free coffee and biscuits. Optional Saturday dinner

Repertoire will be selected from Dido & Aeneas (To the hills - In our deep vaulted cell - Come away, fellow sailors - Great minds against themselves - They hand Belinda / When I am laid - With drooping wings) The Fairy Queen (Echo - Now join your warbling - Sing while we trip it - Fairies’ Dance - If Love's a sweet passion Hail, great parent). Anthems (Rejoice in the Lord alway - Remember not Lord - Thou knowest, Lord). Catches (At the close of evening - Five Reasons - Would you know how we meet - Of all the instruments - To all lovers of music - Man is for the woman made). 

Plus music for strings and harpsichord performed by Gabriella Jones, William McGahan, Oscar Holch, Josh Salter, with Michael Maxwell Steer harpsichord and organ.

Rehearsals: 

Saturday (in the church) 1000-1300. 1430-1800

Sunday (in Hinton Hall) 0930-1230. (in the church) 1330-1515

Concert (in the church) 1600-1700

Saturday Dinner: 

There is an informal dinner at The Boot on Saturday evening on a PAYG basis. 

Tickets

  • Purcell - Single Earlybird

    This ticket admits one person at the early bird price, available until 31 March

    £63.00
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  • Purcell - Single

    £70.00
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  • Purcell - Couple

    £130.00
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  • Purcell - Audience

    Admit one

    £12.00
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  • Purcell - Student

    Admit One

    £30.00
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Total

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