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Choral concert: Handel’s Messiah

7th April at 7:00 pm

Messiah, composed in 1741, remains one of George Frideric Handel’s most well-known and best-loved works. The oratorio which, through meaningful choruses and exquisite arias, tells the story of Jesus’ life from birth to his resurrection and ascension, forms part of our preparations for Easter at Bath Abbey. Come and enjoy this choral masterpiece sung by the Abbey Choirs of Girls and Men under the expert direction of Huw Williams, Bath Abbey’s new director of music, and accompanied on period instruments…

Bath Minerva Choir Gala Concert

8th April at 7:30 pm

Join Bath Minerva Choir, an international team of soloists and Bath Philharmonia for the epic Verdi Requiem in the glorious setting of Bath Abbey. Verdi's choral masterpiece, composed in 1874 is a huge, dramatic and emotional work. Book your tickets now at the Bath Box Office. Call: 01225 463362 or visit: bathboxoffice.org.uk.

CitySound Voices 5th anniversary concert

6th May at 7:30 pm

Join the vibrant CitySound Voices, conducted by Ruth McKibbin, to celebrate their 5th Anniversary with a special concert featuring their top 10 favourite songs including Bruckner, Rutter, Karl Jenkins and Queen. Plus the world premiere of their specially commissioned anniversary piece That Music Always Round Me by Mark David Boden. This relatively new Bath based choir has wowed audiences around the west country and was featured on BBC Radio 3’s The Choir. Guest artists will include Krystl Ride (soprano) and the…

Steven Isserlis and Simon Callow

25th May at 6:00 pm

Internationally celebrated cellist Steven Isserlis discusses his new, extensive commentary on Robert Schumann’s Advice to Young Musicians with actor, national treasure and Schumann superfan Simon Callow. Join them as they bring the visionary composer’s words of wisdom and explore why his writing is still so relevant today. Tickets: £10 (£9). Bath Box Office: 01225 463362. Visit: thebathfestival.org.uk

Philharmonia Orchestra

26th May at 7:30 pm

Brahms, Piano Concerto No 1 in D Minor Beethoven, Symphony No 7 in A Philharmonia Orchestra: Herbert Blomstedt, conductor Martin Helmchen, piano Herbert Blomstedt is one of the truly great musicians of our age. With the fabulous Philharmonia Orchestra and brilliant pianist Martin Helmchen this concert offers great performances of two timeless masterpieces including perhaps the best loved symphony of all. Blomstedt brought out the best in the Philharmonia Orchestra in a genial and gleaming concert. – The Guardian Tickets: £36…

Great British Prom

6th August at 5:00 pm10:00 pm

The Great British Prom will pay tribute to British music from across the four nations, closing with a spectacular firework display. The National Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Anthony Inglis, make their debut at Bowood House to celebrate British music. They will be joined by Classical Brit Award winning Welsh Male Vocal Group, Only Men Aloud, Soprano Philippa Healey and a traditional piped band. The concert will begin in England with songs such as the Dam Busters March, through Ireland for…

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