SALFORD CHORAL SOCIETY CONCERTS FOR CHRISTMAS
Saturday 18 December 7.30pm,
Royal Northern College of Music, Oxford Road, Manchester £17 (£13)
Starring Lorna James (soprano), Edward McMullen (countertenor), Gareth Treseder (tenor), Alastair McCall (baritone), plus The Philharmonic Ensemble with Leader Andrew Orton and Conductor Matthew Hamilton.
The Salford Choral Society has performed Handel's Messiah, every year
since it was formed in 1947. This year will be the first performance with
their new Music Director, Matthew Hamilton, who joined the Society in
September (see photo). They will be joined by four excellent young soloists, and musicians from the Philharmonic Ensemble.
Tickets: £17 (Concessions £13) from RNCM Box Office: 0161-907 5555
website: www.rncm.ac.uk or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday 22 December 7.30pm
St Philip's Church, off Chapel Street £7 (£4)
For this popular event, the Salford Choral Society will be singing all the well known carols and a few new ones. There will also be readings by David Walton, which, they promise, will make you laugh or pause for thought. Valerie Eastham will be conducting the choir and Derek Cantrell will accompany on the organ There will be refreshments in the
interval and children are very welcome.
Tickets: £7.00 Adults, £4.00 under 18s, including refreshments, from Sue
Hilton, 0161 881 4318 or email Morville13@aol.com
For more details on Salford Choral Society see www.salfordchoral.org.uk
Photo shows new Music Director, Matthew Hamilton