Lady Chapel, Ely Cathedral
Handel : Dixit Dominus
World Premiere of Handel’s virtuosic choral masterpiece, in a new version for choir, Organ and Piano.
Sunday 15 September 2019
Lady Chapel, Ely Cathedral CB7 4DL
Doors 5.45pm, concert starts 6.30pm
Celebrate the choir’s Founder and Director Ian de Massini’s 60th birthday in this fundraising concert for Babylon ARTS in the stunning acoustical surroundings of Ely Cathedral’s Lady Chapel. The evening will feature the World Premiere of Handel’s virtuosic choral masterpiece, Dixit Dominus, in a new version for choir, Organ and Piano.
The sparkling programme includes commissioned new music from four different countries: France, Norway, Switzerland and Great Britain, plus new choral arrangements of works from Gershwin, Bach, Brahms,Puccini, Gounod, Rachmaninov, and 17th-century China, all exclusively arranged for tonight’s choir. The Choir is drawn from the most prestigious chapel choirs in Cambridge (King’s, Trinity, St John’s, Clare, Jesus).
Premium seating £29 (reserved seating, programme and interval drink included) - These tickets are being sold by Babylon ARTS online, in person (12pm-4pm) or on the phone (12pm-14pm) - Tel: 01353 616991
Standard seating £22 (unreserved) / Full time student £19 - These tickets are being sold by Ely Cathedral online and on the door or by phone - Tel: 01353 660349
This concert is a fundraising event for our charity (Arts Development in East Cambridgeshire) trading as Babylon Arts. Charity registration no: 1043197