Ludlow Arts: Classical

Ludlow Arts: Classical

A Pastoral Idyll

Saturday 12 October 2019 at 7:30pm

St Laurence, Ludlow

Edge Chamber Choir

Ros Crouch: conductor

Edmund Handy: A Shropshire Lad
Gerald Finzi: Seven Poems of Robert Bridges
Eric Whitacre: Three Flower Songs
and music by Stanford, Elgar and Saint-Saëns

Edge's Assistant Conductor has written a very moving setting of Housman's poetry in A Shropshire Lad, specifically for Edge. The music will be enhanced by projected photographs of the local areas mentioned by Housman. Also in the programme will be the gorgeous lyrical settings of Robert Bridges's poems by Finzi and pastoral music by a number of other composers.

Ticket details to be announced.

The Edge Chamber Choir
 
Edmund Handy

Gerald Finzi