National Youth Choir of Great Britain
Mon 27 Aug 7:30pmFrom £6.50 to £23.00
Snape Maltings Concert Hall
Part of Snape Proms
Booking opens on Tuesday 15 May at 10am.
A young choir on blazing form
Ben Parry conductor
Britten Rejoice in the Lamb 16’
Rachmaninov Bogoroditse Devo 4’
Ravel Trois Chansons 7’
and music by Leighton, Gurney, Nico Muhly, Kerry Andrew and world premieres by Ben Parry and Errollyn Wallen
The brilliant voices of the National Youth Choir – ‘a young choir on blazing form’ (The Arts Desk) – sing songs which celebrate the abundant creativity of those living with mental health conditions. From Britten’s inventive setting of Christopher Smart’s asylum poem Jubilate Agno to new music being given its first performances tonight, this is a programme that goes to the heart – and mind – of who we are.