on sale for choral group's Burnham church anniversary concert
are on sale for Burnham & Highbridge Choral Society's Spring
concert, which will be celebrating the 700th Anniversary of St
Andrew's Church by performing music that spans the centuries.
special concert will take place on Saturday 25th April at 7.30pm
in St Andrew's Church.
will include great composers including John Dowland and Henry
Purcell to our modern greats Karl Jenkins & Sir Andrew Lloyd
society will be joined by Baritone soloist Amon-Ra Twilley. Although
Ra is only 23 years old, he has sung as a treble at Tewkesbury
Abbey with choirmaster Ben Nicholas.
attended Cheltenham College, singing in the chapel choirs and
the barbershop group. Then having undertaken a gap year at Sherborne
School as a Choral Scholar, he studied at Royal Holloway College,
University of London, also as a Choral Scholar in the chapel choir
led by Rupert Gough.
has an MA in Music Education and Performance from Trinity Laban
Conservatoire of Music and Dance, where he was a Trinity College
London Choral Scholar in the Old Royal Naval College chapel choir
directed by Ralph Allwood. Ra now sings with professional choirs
as well as opera companies and enjoys teaching singing.
will cost £7.50 (£4 for those under 16) are are available
from Material Needs in the High Street (cash only please) or from
choir members and on the door. Come and enjoy this celebration
of great music.