Camberwell Chorale: Two French Masters, Fauré and Saint-Saëns

Sun 28 April 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Hawthorn Arts Centre

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Australia

Cost
$45 Adult, $40 Concession, $20 Student, 4 concert package also available
04/28/2019 2:30pm 04/28/2019 4:30pm Camberwell Chorale: Two French Masters, Fauré and Saint-Saëns Celebrating 75 years, the Camberwell Chorale’s first concert for 2019 focuses on the choral music of two French masters - Fauré and Saint-Saëns.   The programme includes Fauré’s much loved Requiem and his Cantique de Jean Racine - works that have captured the affections of choirs and audiences alike - and Saint-Saëns Messe de Requiem.  Well-known for his opera Samson and Delilah, and his orchestral works such as his Organ Symphony and Carnival of the Animals, Saint-Saen’s setting of the Requiem, which is rarely performed, is a fine example of late 19th century French romanticism, rich in orchestral colour and expressive, lyrical melodies. The soloists are Lauren Oldham, Kerrie Bolton, Michael Lapina and Manfred Pohlenz. To select the four concert package, book through this link. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

Celebrating 75 years, the Camberwell Chorale’s first concert for 2019 focuses on the choral music of two French masters - Fauré and Saint-Saëns.  

The programme includes Fauré’s much loved Requiem and his Cantique de Jean Racine - works that have captured the affections of choirs and audiences alike - and Saint-Saëns Messe de Requiem.  Well-known for his opera Samson and Delilah, and his orchestral works such as his Organ Symphony and Carnival of the Animals, Saint-Saen’s setting of the Requiem, which is rarely performed, is a fine example of late 19th century French romanticism, rich in orchestral colour and expressive, lyrical melodies.

The soloists are Lauren Oldham, Kerrie Bolton, Michael Lapina and Manfred Pohlenz.

To select the four concert package, book through this link.

Contact
Hawthorn Arts Centre
9278 4770
Category
Music