A showcase of choral diversity and excellence celebrating.
Friday 2 November, doors 7pm for 7:30pm
Tickets £12, £5 unwaged, (plus BF) under 18s free
An evening of diverse, dynamic and entertaining choral performances, showcasing highlights of projects delivered as part of Singing City – Hull City Council’s choral development initiative. Including:
World premiere of a powerful work for sign and song – ‘Visual Voices’ - a collaboration of Hull Visual Choir and Freedom Chorus – words by Cassandra Parkin, Music by Ben Newton, conducted by Dr Paul Whittaker OBE and Jeff Borradaile, with support of the Visual Voices band led by Ben Newton
Hull Freedom Chorus – delight with their dynamic performance ‘What If… Songs of Power and Protest’ which wowed audiences at Hull Freedom Festival – earning them the accolade of ‘the mighty Freedom Chorus’ - conducted by Em Whitfield Brooks
Hull Visual Choir – our signing choir for the deaf, present a selection from their popular and moving repertoire – conducted by Dr Paul Whittaker, OBE
Hull Rainbow Choir – featuring our specially commissioned anthem ‘You Are Here’ by Michael Betteridge and Gus Gowland – conducted by Jack Bridges
Plus special guests Hull Men’s Chorus – showcasing our development work singing for blokes, chaps and other men – conducted by Charles Huckvale and Laurence Rugg
Join us to help us celebrate Our Singing City
The evening will be sign language interpreted throughout. Refreshments will be available.
Tickets available from www.hullboxoffice.com tel 01482 221113
or on the door (subject to availability)