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Christmas Oratorio

Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York
Saturday 1 December 7:00pm

Adults £25.00 | Concessions £23.00
Yorkshire Bach Choir

Please note that online booking is no longer available but a limited number of tickets will be available to buy on the door from 6pm on Saturday evening at the Sir Jack Lyon's Concert Hall.
Directed by Peter Seymour

Yorkshire Baroque Soloists

with Bethany Seymour soprano
Sally Bruce-Payne alto
Joseph Cornwell tenor
Peter Harvey bass

J.S.Bach Christmas Oratorio

Written in 1734 when Bach was at the height of his considerable powers, the Christmas Oratorio is rarely heard in its complete form. Tonight's sequence of all six cantatas presents Bach at his finest and most festive, calling for his largest orchestral forces with many memorable and ornate solo instrumental lines, whilst presenting the soloists with some of his most challenging, and exquisitely beautiful, solo writing.

"untiring elegance… exhilarating" York Press
Tickets for under 16''s are free when accompanied by an adult - please call the box office on (01904) 658338.

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