Holst: Savitri | University of Oxford

Holst: Savitri

Performers
Corona Strings, Choros Chamber Choir conducted by Janet Lincé
Event date
Event time
19:30 - 21:30
Venue
St John the Evangelist Church
109A Iffley Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX4 1EH
Event type
Concerts
Event cost
£16, £12 concessions, £5 students
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

A programme of works by Gustav Holst in which the chamber opera ‘Savitri’ is given a rare staged performance. Internationally acclaimed mezzo-soprano Yvonne Howard plays the title role with Mark Chaundy as Satyavan and Matthew Hargreaves as Death. The programme also includes two settings of ‘Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda’ and the ‘Fugal Concerto’. Corona Strings and chamber choir Choros are conducted by Janet Lincé.