and Highbridge Choral Society to perform Spring concert
are on sale for Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge Choral Society's Spring
Concert which is set to be held on Saturday 29th April.
popular annual concert will take place in St John's Church, Highbridge,
and will start at 7.30pm.
year, the choir will be celebrating European music by singing Britten's
St Nicolas Cantata, Faure's Cantique de Jean Racine and music from
composers Brahms, Verdi, Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, who
are better known as being the writers and singers of the Swedish
choir will be joined by an orchestral ensemble, along with Tenor
soloist Rhodri Prys Jones.
right, is from Llanfyllin in Mid Wales and graduated with
a BA Hons 2:1 degree in Music and Media from The University of Wales
Trinity St David in Carmarthen. He has recently graduated from the
Guildhall School of Music and Drama with a First Class degree, studying
with Tenor Adrian Thompson.
has begun his studies on Opera Performance at the Royal Welsh College
of Music and Drama and is continuing his tuition with Tenor Adrian
was directly supported by Shirley Bassey, and was awarded the prestigious
Shirley Bassey Award towards his studies at the Royal Welsh College.
concert performances include Handel's Messiah, Mendelssohn's Elijah,
Stainer's Crucifixion, Orff's Carmina Burana, Gounod's Messe Sollennele,
Bruckner's Mass in F Minor, Puccini's Messa Di Gloria, Haydn The
Seasons, and Mozart's Requiem. Rhodri has performed various opera
has also sung with the chorus in many operas including Gair ar Gnawd
with the Welsh National Opera.
are priced at £8 and are available from Material Needs in
Burnham-On-Sea, The Crafty Teacup and from choir members.