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Saturday 16 July 2022, 7.30pm

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Saffron Walden Choral Society: Carmina Burana

Saffron Walden Choral Society: Carmina Burana

Presented by Saffron Walden Choral Society

Saffron Walden Choral Society’s first performance under the baton of their new musical director, Quintin Beer, will be Carl Off’s Carmina Burana, set for two pianos and percussion. From the dramatic 'O Fortuna' to the rollicking 'In Taberna', it’s an engaging celebration of drinking, nature, love and lust. SWCS will be joined by St Catharine’s College Girls’ Choir and renowned percussion group O Duo.

Jonathan Dove’s Arion and the Dolphin was inspired by a Greek myth. Arion is a prize-winning singer, forced to jump overboard as he returns to Corinth by sea, but rescued by music-loving dolphins!

Performance information

Running time

To be confirmed

Booking information

Discounts

Under 25s can purchase half price tickets for this show.

Ten for £10

This event is not part of our Ten for £10 scheme.

Programme and performers

Programme

  • Jonathan Dove Arion and the Dolphin
  • Carl Orff Carmina Burana

Performers

  • Saffron Walden Choral Society
  • Quintin Beer conductor
  • St Catharine's College Girls' Choir
  • O Duo & friends percussion
  • Richard Carr & Simon Howat pianos
  • Lucy Cox soprano
  • Simon Ponsford counter-tenor
  • Julian Chou-Lambert baritone

Information for your visit

Saturday 16 July 2022, 7.30pm

Schedule

All timings are approximate and will be updated closer to the show date. Please check the website on the day of the performance for up-to-date information.

Latecomers can usually be admitted at a suitable gap within the performance.

Additional information

Drinks

For this event, drinks are not allowed in the auditorium.

Cloakroom

We are unable to allow any bags into the performance space which are larger than a hand bag or small backpack. Unfortunately our cloakroom will not be in operation.

Booster seats not available

Buggy parking not available

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