The Cornhall Diss
Saturday 8th December 2012 7.30 pm
The Daphne Walker Memorial Concert
Step aside from the frantic commercial run up to
Christmas and join the audience at Diss Corn Hall for the Burgate
Singersí Winter Concert. Alain Judd conducts the Burgate Singers and
the Burgate Sinfonia, with Soprano, Aurťlia Jonvaux and Mezzo Soprano
Catherine Parkin, (who both sang in last yearís acclaimed
performance of Mozartís Requiem) Tenor Ed Bonnar and Bass Richard
Fallas in Handelís Messiah which has become such an inspiring part
of our Christmas and Easter celebrations.
Singers April 2012
- Vespers and Elgar The Music Makers
Maryís Church Burgate
21st. April 2012
After the huge success of their December Concert in the
Corn Hall, the Burgate Singers move to Burgate Church for their Spring
Concert, where they will perform Sergei Rachmaninovís Vespers. The All
Night Vigil Ė often described as his greatest musical achievement, it
was one of his own favourite compositions. The other work is Edward
Elgarís thrilling setting, for contralto soloist and choir, of Alfred
oíShaughnessyís poem The Music Makers.
you love music and singing and
like a challenge do come and join us. There are no auditions. You
donít have to be able to sight-read. Donít sit at home saying I
used to love singing, but I havenít done any for ages. Come along
a give it a try. Youíll be guaranteed a warm and friendly welcome.
Youíll be surprised at what you can achieve. And youíll have the
enormous pleasure of learning and performing wonderful music, under the
expert guidance of our conductor, Alain Judd.
rehearse on Sundays from 4pm -7 pm in Burgate Village Hall. Why not give
it a go?
more information visit our website. burgatesingers.org.uk/