Britten and Purcell Concert with Orkney Camerata
On Nov 23rd 2013, 7.30pm at St Magnus Cathedral.

The Mayfield Singers in concert with Orkney Camerata present a concert of music by Purcell, Bridge, Part and Britten in celebration of the centenary of the birth of Benjamin Britten, who was born on 22 November 1913.

There will be items for unaccompanied choir, string ensembles, solo song and finally, Purcells coronation anthem My heart is inditing for choir, string orchestra and continuo.  Orkney Camerata will also play Cantus In Memoriam Benjamin Britten.  The Mayfield Singers’ main contribution to the evening will be performances of Britten’s Hymn to Saint Cecilia and Gloriana Dances. 

St Magnus Cathedral, 7.30pm.  Admittance by programme at the door: £8 & £6.

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