40th Anniversary Concert

September 9, 2016 in by mwhiteside

Event Details

Suzanne Parry’s Adrift, Alight, Alive: Three Portraits of St.Blane receives its world première in Dunblane Cathedral on Saturday 24th September. Commissioned by Dunblane Cathedral Arts Guild to celebrate its 40th Anniversary, Suzanne has taken the life and miracles of the saint who gave Dunblane its name and composed a three movement work for brass quintet, organ and voices. Directed by Michael Bawtree, the performers are Scottish Brass, Kevin Duggan (organ) and members of Dunblane Cathedral Choir. The concert also includes music for brass quintet by Lutoslawski, Duncan, MacMillan, Maxwell Davies, Purcell and Gabrieli, as well as 3 voluntaries for organ by Maxwell Davies. Community artwork on the theme of St.Blane will be on display in the Cathedral.

Tickets at the door: £9 Adult, £2 Child/Student/Unemployed. Start: 7.30pm