Vivaldi's Gloria & Britten's Hymn to the Virgin - St. Andrews Cathedral, Glasgow

on Tuesday, 14 May 2013. Posted in Archive

 Vivaldi's Gloria & Britten's Hymn to the Virgin - St. Andrews Cathedral, Glasgow

To mark the culmination of it's first full year, The Choir of the Academy of Sacred Music will be returning to the beautiful setting of St. Andrew's Cathedral, on 22nd November 2013, to perform Antonio Vivaldi's Gloria (RV589).

Following a highly successful Official Launch, in November 2012, in The Cathedral, this event will also feature performances of Britten's A Hymn to the Virgin, in his centenary year; Durufl√©'s celebrated Four Motets on Gregorian Themes; Tavener's The Lamb; and Prelude, Song and Hymn on Gloria, a piece written and conducted by Academy accompanist Bob Simans.