We are pleased to announce that we will be joining with the Dutch choir, Leidse Cantorij, in a special concert for the Ukraine at Bath Abbey. The concert called ‘A Prayer for Peace in Ukraine’ is due to take place on Friday 19th August at 7.30pm. Profits will be donated to the Ukraine appeal.
The concert will feature heartfelt music written down the centuries with ancient texts and expressive music. Works featured include Mendelsoshn’s 'Verleih uns Frieden', Gjeilo’s beautiful 'Ubi caritas', Parry's I was glad and Howells' O pray for the peace of Jerusalem. In their anniversary years the music of Tomkins 'When David heard' and Vaughan Williams' Te Deum will also be featured. Langlais' beautiul Chant du paix' will be played on the famous Klais organ.