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The Chairman’s Concert – A Celebration of Peace

30th Jan 2016 7pm - 30th Jan 2016 Event Type: Concert

The Hampshire County Council Chairman's Concert. An evening of music and readings utilising the vast empty space with particular reference to the 100 year commemoration of WW I – A joint project by young musicians from Hampshire and Germany, including the world premiere of The Lost Wand by Francis Pott.

7 pm - Pre Concert Music by Hampshire County Youth Orchestra members, come early and enjoy some unusual repertoire.

7.30 pm start – A Celebration of Peace Concert Hampshire County Youth Orchestra – Carl Clausen

Choir from the Liebigschule, Giessen / Germany – Peter Schmitt and Joerg Abel

Programme:

Fanfare for St Edmundsbury - Britten
Begräbnisgesang – Brahms
The Lost Wand ( World premiere) – Francis Pott
Wie liegt die Stadt so wüst – Mauersberger
Symphony No 5 (last movement) – Shostakovich
Ave Verum – Mozart
Ode An Die Freude – Beethoven

Please note: This is a standing only concert. Some chairs available for those in need.

Tickets: £10 and £5 concessions plus 75p per ticket booking fee.

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