The Orlando Singers, Wessex Brass and Organist Graham Scott will perform Venetian music together on Saturday 21 November.
‘The Glories of Venice’ includes Monteverdi’s popular ‘Beatus vir’, in which the choir will be joined by brass and organ, and his beautiful Mass ‘In illo tempore’ for unaccompanied choir. There will also be music by Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli, Willaert and other Baroque composers. In addition to works involving the choir there will be solo items by Wessex Brass and solos on the Priory organ played by Graham Scott – head of keyboards at Bryanston School.
Tickets, priced £16 (reserved), £9 (unreserved) and £2 (under 18) can be bought from Christchurch Information Centre, www.regentcentre.co.uk, the choir box office – 01202 528 348 and on the door.