Last Night at the Proms with the KCS and KSO
On Saturday January 25th at 7:30pm join in the merriment as Evan Mitchell conducts the Kingston Symphony and Kingston Choral Society in a celebration of the finest in British music. Wear red, white, and blue, wave a Union Jack, belt out the words to Jerusalem, and have the time of your life in this most British of British music hall programs. Further information and tickets are available at the Kingston Symphony Orchestra website.
The Spire (82 Sydenham Street, Kingston)
Sunday April 26, 2020 at 2:30pm
Ian Juby, Artistic Director
Sung in English using a new translation by Lara Hoggard using Brahms 4 hands piano edition
Brahms prepared an alternative version of his Requiem to be performed with piano duet accompaniment, making it an acceptable substitute accompaniment for choir and soloists in circumstances where a full orchestra is unavailable. The alternative version was used, sung in English, for the first complete British performance of the Requiem on 10 July 1871. This piano-duet accompaniment version of the Requiem has become known as the London Version.
Buy tickets online (see button above). Later tickets will be available from KCS members and select local outlets.