Saturday June 18th, 7.30 pm at Newland Church (Cathedral of the Forest)
Chiswick Baroque are a 5-voice a cappella singing group directed by composer Celia Harper. Based in Chiswick, the singers perform vocal music from 11th – 21st centuries with a particular interest in 17th century and tonal modern compositions, spirituals and traditional music.
Their concert at Newland for Wye Valley Summer Music featured the world premiere of Celia Harper’s settings of three F.W. Harvey Poems: The Horses, Christ and the Fairies and A Son.
Proceeds from the concert will contribute to both the restoration of the church and Riding for the Disabled.