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Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Sat 5 Jan , 7:00 pm

| £20

Bach’s great celebration of the Christmas story consists of a set of cantatas for the services immediately following Christmas, telling about the birth of Christ and the visits of the shepherds and the magi, all told with Bach’s dazzling inventiveness in chorus, chorale, solo and instrumental writing. In this performance on the Eve of the Feast of Epiphany, the Durham Singers perform Cantatas I, II,  IV and VI.

Performed by The Durham Singers in association with Samling Arts

Timothy Langston (Samling Artist): tenor

From Samling Academy:
Zoe Jackson (soprano)
Martha Cook (soprano)
Elizabeth Clarence (mezzo-soprano)
Patrick Owston (bass)
Semi-chorus of sopranos from Samling Academy

with the Durham Singers Ensemble on period instruments, conducted by Julian Wright.

Ticket prices:
Front nave: £20 (students and under 25s £15)
Rear nave: £16 (Students and under 25s £10)
Restricted view: £10

Tickets available online from the link below / from Durham Music Shop, Front Street Langley Moor / or contact the choir to reserve on the door.


Date: Sat 5 Jan

Time: 7:00 pm

Tickets: £20

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Durham Cathedral
Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3EL United Kingdom

Phone: 0191 386 4266



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