Thursday, January 26, 2012

Aric Prentice in Lexington this weekend

The Christ Church Cathedral (Lexington) Visiting Conductor Series presents a lecture, workshop and performances by Aric Prentice, Director of Music at Lincoln Cathedral, Lincolnshire, England. Prentice will conduct the Cathedral choirs during a workshop and services this weekend. The choirs will perform Herbert Howells Service in G, a beautiful and rarely performed work. They will also sing pieces by Malcolm, Boyles and Rose. The Evensong will be preceded by an organ concert by Christopher Lynch of St. Paul's E. St, Washington, D.C. All events are free and open to the public.

Sat. Jan. 28, 9 - 10 am (free coffee and doughnuts at 8:30)
Lecture about the history and music program at Lincoln Cathedral

Sat. Jan. 28, 10 am - noon; 1 - 2:30 pm
Choral Workshop

Sun. Jan. 29
11:00 am: Choral Eucharist (Howells in G)
4:30 pm: Organ Recital by Christopher Lynch
5:00 pm: Choral Evensong

If you are interested in attending, or would like more information, see J or Hannah in the choral office.