The Music Makers of London
19th October 7.30pm
Sun, Moon and Stars
A choral concert with The Music Makers of London,
Saturday 19th October 2019, 7.30pm in St John’s Church Tisbury.
The Music Makers is a mixed voice chamber choir specialising in unaccompanied music. As a charity with the remit of extending an understanding of music, the Music Makers have undertaken a number of projects with different communities, including invitations to work with trainee conductors at the Royal Academy of Music, funding a young choral scholar to sing with the choir each year, and sponsoring three composition competitions to support the new music-making.
The concert programme is on the theme of ‘Sun, Moon and Stars’, and includes
Grieg Ave Maris Stella
Parry My Delight and Thy Delight
Byrd Sing Joyfully
Whitacre The Moon is in her Hair
Saint-Saens Calme des Nuits
And some lighter pieces to fit with the theme – Blue Moon and Moon River
Tickets [£10, under 16s free] can be bought in advance online at https://stjohntisbury.eventbrite.com or at the Tisbury Post Office or at the door.
Read more about the choir on their website www.musicmakersoflondon.org.uk
Registered charity number 1122868