University Music Society

Locations
Birmingham, Town Hall
Date(s)
Sunday 5th December 2010 (18:00-20:00)
Contact

THSH box office
Tel: 0121 780 3333

Jo Sweet
Email: j.e.sweet@bham.ac.uk
Tel: 01214145791

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University Choir and Symphony Orchestra
Paul Rodmell conductor

  • Elgar Overture - ‘Cockaigne’
  • Dyson - In Honour of the City
  • Ireland - Greater love hath no man
  • Prokofiev - Lieutenant Kije
  • Vaughan - Williams Fantasia on Christmas Carols

The University Choir and Symphony Orchestra celebrate London in their performances of Elgar's 'Cockaigne' Overture and George Dyson's rarely-heard setting of William Dunbar's poem In Honour of the City, composed in 1927. They also look forward to Christmas in Vaughan Williams's well-known Fantasia and the Troika from Prokofiev's 1933 suite for the satirical film Lieutenant Kije.

Ticket prices: £15, £10 concessions, £5 students from THSH box office (0121 780 3333)