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Remembrance Festival

Choral singers and orchestral players are invited to join us for three days of music making, culminating in the Ben Pedley Memorial Concert in our historic Great Hall.

Instrumentalists will join Festival Sinfonia, and singers will join Festival Voices to rehearse in fun, and engaging rehearsals throughout the Saturday and Sunday with professional directors, before performing at the Ben Pedley Memorial Concert on Saturday 10 March.

Rehearsals will take place on Saturday 10 and Saturday 24 February from 9.30am - 4.30pm. The dress rehearsal and performance will take place on Saturday 10 March. The performance will take place in the Great Hall, London Road campus, with rehearsals taking place around the London Road campus.

Festival Sinfonia and Voices will join forces to perform Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man. Each day will consist of a warm up, full ensemble rehearsals and sectional rehearsals, with plenty of time for coffee breaks and lunch breaks. The final Saturday will comprise a dress rehearsal and performance.

Students: £15

Staff, Alumni and Community: £20

The participation fee covers use of sheet music, professional directors, accompanist, tea, coffee, and biscuits.

Booking closes on Monday 5 February and is essential.

Event information

Date

10 February 2018 - 10 March 2018

Time

09:30

Location

London Road campus

Contact

music@reading.ac.uk
0118 378 8518

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