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Music for all - Mendelssohn and England

When
Saturday November 24, 2012 at 19:30
Where
The Crypt at The Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool
Tickets
Tickets: £10 (£7 Concessions)
Phone for tickets: 0151 707 3525
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Tickets "at the door" - until sold out
  1. Overture to 'The Fair Melusine' Op 32 - Felix Mendelssohn
  2. The long day closes - Sir Arthur Sullivan
  3. As Torrents in Summer - Sir Edward Elgar
  4. My soul, there is a country, from 6 Songs of Farewell - Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry
  5. Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in E minor Op 64 - Felix Mendelssohn
  6. Salut d'amour, 'Liebesgruss' Op 12 - Sir Edward Elgar
  7. Elegy for Strings Op 58 - Sir Edward Elgar
  8. Chanson de Nuit Op 15 No 1 - Sir Edward Elgar
  9. Hear My Prayer Op 39 No 1 - Felix Mendelssohn
  10. Suite in F for Strings (Lady Radnor's Suite) - Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry

Mendelssohn was Queen Victoria’s favourite composer. He made frequent visits to this country as pianist, conductor and composer, and had a great deal of influence on contemporary and subsequent English musicians. The concert includes some of these including two, Sullivan and Parry, who were knighted by the Queen and Elgar who was enobled by her successor. The main work is Mendelssohn’s ever popular Violin Concerto. There will be more English music when we celebrate the centenary of Benjamin Britten next October and November.

Doors normally open at 7pm and Interval refreshments are available. All access for this concert is through the Car Park Entrance. The Crypt is reached via stairs or lift. Access for this concert is through the Car Park Entrance only. Please look for Cathedral Concert Society signs indicating the route


Venue
The Crypt at The Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King
Mount Pleasant
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 5TQ
England
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