Rachmaninov: All-Night Vigil (Vespers)

Rachmaninov: All-Night Vigil (Vespers), Saturday 18 March 2017

Saturday 18 March 2017

  • 7:00pm
  • Gloucester Cathedral
  • Vassily Savenko – bass
    Beth Moxon – mezzo-soprano
    Matthew Keighley – tenor
  • Gloucester Choral Society
    Adrian Partington – conductor

Tickets: £25, £21, £18, £10

The box office has now closed for this event but tickets will be on sale in Gloucester Cathedral from around 1pm on 18th March (at a table in the nave) AND on the door from 6:15pm.

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One of the most atmospheric choral works of all, it is astonishing that Rachmaninov composed the piece in less than two weeks in the freezing days of January and February 1915. Notable also as a highly religious work, how ironic that the composer had lost his faith by the time he wrote it.

Sung in Russian and without accompaniment, Gloucester Cathedral’s unique acoustic will bring the piece to life!

Vassily Savenko, bass

Vassily Savenko

Matthew Keighley

Matthew Keighley

Beth Moxon

Beth Moxon

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