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56th Annual Exon Singers Summer Festival 24-28th July

24jul7:30 pm56th Annual Exon Singers Summer Festival 24-28th July

Event Details

Choral and Classical Music in the Heart of West Devon.  Opening concert – 24 July at 7.30 pm: Mozart and Vivaldi, the Exon Singers joined by the Devon-based Haldon Quartet;

25 July at 1.10 pm, recital by the Haldon Quartet; 25 July at 7.30 pm “All my Past and Futures” – unaccompanied choral music, followed at 9.00 pm by Compline by Candlelight;

26 July at 1.10 pm “From Renaissance to Radiohead” at the Great Barn, National Trust Buckland Abbey; 26 July at 1.10 pm Organ Recital by Festival organist Neil Taylor; 26 July 6.30-8.30 pm – Choral Workshop on Rutter’s Gloria with opportunity to join the Exon Singers for a joint performance of this work on Saturday 27th;

27 July at 7.30 pm: Hymn to Sun with the Exon Singers joined by the The Bristol Brass Consort for works including Rutter’s Gloria, Boulanger’s Hymn to the Sun and Jonathan Dove’s “The Passing of the Year”

28 July at 9.45 am: Festival Choral Eucharist

All events at Tavistock Parish Church of St Eustachius, except for the concert at Buckland Abbey as noted.

Time

July 24, 2024 7:30 pm(GMT+00:00)