Classical music

The Bach Choir

Part of International Organ Series

The Bach Choir presents the second of their 'Best of British' concerts.

The evening features Vaughan Williams' masterpiece A Sea Symphony, and the world premiere of Blow the trumpet in the new moon, commissioned by The Bach Choir from composer James MacMillan.

Elgar's poignant Cello Concerto completes the musical line-up.


Philharmonia Orchestra
David Hill conductor
Raphael Wallfisch cello
Sally Matthews soprano
Roderick Williams baritone
The Bach Choir


James MacMillan: Blow the trumpet in the new moon(World premiere)
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Vaughan Williams: Symphony No.1 (A Sea Symphony)

Dates & times

29 Jun 2017
Approximate run time: 150 mins


Royal Festival Hall


£10 - £49
Booking fee: £1.75 (Members £0.00)
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