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The Fauré Requiem Tour

Exeter Cathedral
Wednesday 16 October 7:30pm


Promoted by City of London Sinfonia

Please note that online booking for this event has now closed. 

Tickets will be available on the door from 45 minutes before the performance.

£22 Front Nave
£15 Mid/Rear Nave
£10 Side Aisles (restricted view)
All seating is unreserved

Leading UK chamber orchestra City of London Sinfonia visit some of the UK''s finest cathedrals throughout May and October.
 
The Fauré Requiem tour celebrates the beauty of our magnificent and awe-inspiring churches alongside some of the most well known and uplifting sacred music ever written. The Orchestra and the cathedral choir perform works by Thomas Tallis and Ralph Vaughan Williams, along with a new commission by Gabriel Jackson and Fauré''s enduringly popular Requiem. There will also be a chance to hear the cathedral organist perform French composer Francis Poulenc''s grand and masterful Organ Concerto, in the 50th anniversary year of the composer''s death.

Programme
TALLIS Salvator mundi 
TALLIS Why fum''st in sight? 
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
POULENC Organ Concerto 
GABRIEL JACKSON Countless and wonderful are the ways to praise God *
FAURÉ Requiem 

*specially commissioned for the tour

Doors open at 6.45pm.

Tour generously supported by Friends of Cathedral Music, Arts Council England and The Foyle Foundation.

Further information can be found at http://www.cityoflondonsinfonia.co.uk/Faure-Requiem-Tour/

Sold on behalf of City of London Sinfonia

For more information visit www.cls.co.uk