Parry I Was Glad
Vaughan Williams Five Mystical Songs
Elgar Serenade for Strings
Parry Blest Pair of Sirens
Walton Belshazzar’s Feast
Julian Collings conductor
Epsom Choral Society
The Barnes Choir
Belshazzar’s Feast is arguably the most exciting piece of choral music ever written. This concert will be a truly spectacular musical event as Epsom Choral Society, The Barnes Choir, Arcubus Ensemble and English Sinfonietta come together to present an unforgettable performance of Sir William Walton’s masterpiece. With a full orchestra and the addition of two brass bands, the concert promises an exhilarating immersion into the grandeur and intensity of Walton’s composition.
Experience the thrill of this breathtaking fusion of voices and instruments as they bring to life the vivid narrative of ancient Babylon. Prepare to be enthralled by the sheer majesty of this monumental choral work, delivered by a vast ensemble of musical talent.
The programme also includes well-loved works by Parry, Elgar and Vaughan Williams, completing an evening of the great 19th- and 20th-century British composers.
Duration: approx. 2 hours (incl. interval)