Concerts: In Paradisum
21 March 2015
7.30pm, St Machar’s Cathedral, Old Aberdeen
This concert moves from the confidence and jubilant resonance of the trumpets and drums of J.S. Bach’s Magnificat through his extrovert third Suite – with its famous Air – to Maurice Duruflé’s more searching and inward-looking Requiem. In this, it mirrors the drama of Holy Week which follows just ten days later.
The outstanding chamber choir Con Anima, will be accompanied by its own Chamber Orchestra, led by Jean Fletcher, in the inspiring Cathedral of St. Machar. Soloists will include Colin Brockie and members of the choir. The concert will be conducted by Roger B. Williams.
Tickets £12 (£10 conc.) from Aberdeen Box Office ( 01224 641122 www.boxofficeaberdeen.com ) or choir members.