REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY: Bob Chilcott’s Requiem for Remembrance Sunday
Sunday 10th November
15:00 - 16:00
Description:The annual act of remembrance at Wells Cathedral. Wells Cathedral Choir and Wells Cathedral School Chamber Choir conducted by Jeremy Cole, with soloists Laurie Ashworth (soprano), Andrew Dwyer (tenor), and instrumentalists from Wells Cathedral School, present a special devotional performance of Bob Chilcott’s Requiem for Remembrance Sunday, in the annual act of Remembrance at Wells Cathedral. Chilcott’s Requiem was first performed by Wells Cathedral Choir on Remembrance Sunday 2010, and was recorded by the choir and taken on tour to Hong Kong in 2012. Choir & Organ magazine said of the recording “…a choir one would never tire of listening to” and “[Bob Chilcott’s] skill, sincerity, and practicality shine through”. Free entry, with a retiring collection (after costs) in aid of the Poppy Appeal and Wells Cathedral Music.