Autumn Concert 2023

Sat, 11 Nov 2023

  • Event Details
  • Type of event: Performance
    Venue: St John's Church
    Brittany Road
    East Sussex TN38 0LF
    Description: Autumn Concert 2023
    'From the heart - may it go again - to the heart'.

    Composed 1819-23, with the turmoil and bloodshed of the Napoleonic Wars still fresh in his memory, Beethoven's monumental Missa Solemnis ends with a touching prayer for peace.  Join us on this Remembrance weekend for our performance of this glorious and powerful work. 

    Beethoven: Missa Solemnis, Op. 123

    Hastings Philharmonic Choir

    Helen May, soprano
    Marta Fontanals-Simmons, contralto
    Leonel Pinheiro, tenor
    Edwin Kaye, bass

    Hastings Philharmonic Orchestra
    conducted by Marcio da Silva