Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Gloucester Cathedral
College Green


Jacob HandlImpetum inimicorum
Tomas Luis de VictoriaLaetatus sum a 12 (motet)
Benjamin BrittenA Ceremony of Carols, Op.28
Bob ChilcottChristmas Oratorio


Sarah Connolly – Soprano
Nick Pritchard – Tenor
Neal Davies – baritone
Adrian Partington – Conductor

Three Cathedral Choirs
Philharmonia Orchestra

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Programme Note

It’s Christmas in August! We bring you the best of the festive season in Britten’s beautiful masterpiece A Ceremony of Carols. This concert also offers the first chance to hear a new commission by Bob Chilcott, and a rare opportunity to hear the lower voices of the combined cathedral choirs in intricate Renaissance polyphony.

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