In an English Country Garden

In an English Country Garden

Herdwyck Consort

10:45pm Wednesday, August 9 2017

St Thomas's Church, Kendal

£10 Unreserved Seating

“… Each voice in the group was unique and beautiful and the harmonies were very impressive… An enchanting performance, beautifully performed, excellent singing, very atmospheric, a total pleasure to hear… Lovely end to the day…” Audience members 2016

Celebrating all things floral, this late-night concert of unaccompanied sacred and secular choral pieces marks the 450th anniversary of Monteverdi’s birth with a selection of his madrigals, together with part-songs by Holst and Finzi, non Papa’s Marian motet Ego flos campi and Lassus’s Veni in hortum meum. The 45-minute programme will be introduced by members of this local group, recent finalists in the Choir of the Year category of the Cumbria Life Culture Awards 2017.

Combination ticket for Gould Piano Trio 2 and Herdwyck Consort £29 (cannot be used in conjunction with Festival Saver Deals).

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Herdwyck Consort

The Herdwyck Consort is a group of singers based mainly in Cumbria. The name ‘herdwyck’ is originally a Norse word meaning ‘sheep pastures’ and reflects the group’s strong connections with... read more

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