09-Jun-2018: Chilcott A Little Jazz Mass and more!

Saturday 9 June 2018 3.00pm

Garret Theatre, Storyhouse, Chester CH1 2AR

A varied and exciting programme full of tunes that everyone can enjoy!

arr Chilcott – Nobody knows
arr Chilcott – All my trials
Morten Lauridsen – O magnum mysterium
Marco Galvani – Eden is that old-fashioned house
Gershwin arr Clapham – I got rhythm
Cole Porter arr Carter – Begin the Beguine
Bob Chilcott – A Little Jazz Mass
Edward Elgar – Happy Eyes
Eric Whitacre – Sleep
Arr Chilcott – Didn’t it rain
Arr Chilcott – Ev’ry time I feel the Spirit
Richard Rodgers arr Blackwell – Blue Moon
Tom Springfield arr Bussey – The Carnival is Over

Tickets: £12 adults; £5 Full-time students and Under 18s

Bob Chilcott is one of the UK’s foremost choral composers. Those who attended his workshop in April will wish to come and hear several of his outstanding works, including his Little Jazz Mass and arrangements of spirituals. Chester Bach Singers is excited to perform for the first time in the Storyhouse Garret Studio Theatre, a great new venue for Chester with full refreshments and other facilities – and comfy seats! Come and tap your toes to lively jazz music, mixed with other melodic and lighter fare from one of the North West’s most diverse and dynamic singing groups.