Lauda Creatoris

Saturday 6th April 2019 - 7.30pm
Derby Cathedral, DE1 3GP

 

Roddis: Lauda Creatoris

Parry: I Was Glad

Handel: Zadok The Priest

 

Conductor Richard Roddis

with: Derby Bach Orchestra

Leader: Derek Williams

Girls Chorus: 'Voices' - the City of Derby Girls Choir

The main work, which the Bach Choir first performed ten years ago for composer and conductor Richard Roddis, is a marvellous fusion of the Canticle of the Creatures of St. Francis of Assisi with the poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins, to create an evocative sound landscape.

See the composer's 2009 introduction to the piece on YouTube

The joyful anthems by Handel and Parry, and the girls of Derby's Voices with pieces from their own repertoire complete the programme.

Tickets

Reserved seat in centre nave  £20

Unreserved seat in inner side aisle  £16

Unreserved seat in outer side aisle £10

Students  £5

Accompanied under 16s FREE

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