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The City of Birmingham Choir perform Mass in Blue at the University of Birmingham’s Elgar Concert Hall on Sunday afternoon the 17th November 2019

The City of Birmingham Choir, together with Lichfield Cathedral Young Voices and the Young Phoenix Singers are delighted to bring to the Elgar Hall two exciting and uplifting pieces of modern choral music.  ‘Mass in Blue’ combines British composer Will Todd’s twin backgrounds of jazz and church music.  Since its premier in 2003 it has been capturing the imagination of choirs and audiences worldwide with its unique setting of the liturgical Mass in jazz and 12 bar blues.

Mass in Blue by Will Todd
‘Freedom! The Power of Song’ by  Alexander L’Estrange.

City of Birmingham Choir
Call Me Al Quintet
Lichfield Cathedral Young Voices
Young Phoenix Singers, Leek
Joanna Forbes L’Estrange soprano vocalist
Adrian Lucas conductor

Tickets: £18 adults, £15 students, Children (Under 16s) Free

 

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