Serenade: Britten, Tippett, Holst and Purcell | University of Oxford

Serenade: Britten, Tippett, Holst and Purcell

Performers
Corona Strings, Choros Chamber Choir, Janet Lincé conductor.
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 full-time students and under 18s)
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Britten: Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Tippett: Concerto for Double String Orchestra
Holst: St Paul’s Suite
Purcell: Chacony

Adrian Thompson: tenor
Richard Dilley: horn
Janet Lincé: conductor

A programme of great English works for string orchestra including Britten’s glorious Serenade and his arrangement of the Purcell Chacony, along with works by Tippett and Holst, two composers connected through their teaching at Morley College in London.