40th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT
Elgar: The Music Makers
Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens
Wagner: Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Brian Inglis: Highbury Fields
(libretto by Charles Hart) – commissioned by Islington Choral Society, first performance
Conductor Michael Bowden
Guest Conductor Peter J Williams
Katy Bingham-Best, Contralto
Sunday 30 June 2012
at Cadogan Hall, 7.00 pm.
Don’t forget our 40th anniversary concert at Cadogan Hall, Sloane Square on Sunday 30 June 2013 – featuring our specially commissioned work by Brian Inglis.
For this anniversary concert, our Musical Director Michael Bowden will be joined by the choir’s founding conductor, Peter J Williams, who will conduct the choir in Parry’s Blest Pair of Sirens and the Camden Chamber Orchestra in Wagner’s Prelude to Die Meistersinger.
The Contralto soloist in the Elgar will be a long-standing friend of the choir, Katy Bingham-Best