Fauré Requiem – Shades of Remembrance

Fauré Requiem – Shades of Remembrance

Bath Abbey


Shades of Remembrance

The principal work of this autumn concert will be the consoling Fauré Requiem.  It will be complemented with Remembrance music including Taverner’s Song for Athene, There is a Country by Parry, Elgar’s They are at Rest and Towards the Unknown Region by Vaughan Williams.

The choir and orchestra will be in the East End with the audience distributed in the East, the South Nave and in the area where the Corporation Stalls previously stood.

The soloists will be Soprano, Madeleine Foster (who is a Bath Abbey Chorister) and Baritone, Craig Bissex.

Shean Bowers will conduct the choir and Bristol Ensemble.