Durham Vocal Festival 2017

@ Durham City

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28 January 2017 - 04 February 2017

The inaugural Durham Vocal Festival brings the finest local, national and international vocal music to Durham.

From the UK premiere of Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin, to the internationally known King’s Singers, Will Todd, Northern Lights: a mixed a cappella group and the National Youth Choir Fellowship Programme culminating in the North East Festival of Youth Choirs celebrating the diverse talent of young choral music in the area.

Alongside the prestigious performances there will also be workshops for primary choirs, conductors and members of the community to work alongside some of the choral world’s biggest names.

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The event is on at various locations around Durham City  (see below)

Saturday 28 January 2017 | 7.30pm

Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín

Durham Cathedral

Sunday 29 January 2017 | Workshop 2-5pm | Performance 5.30pm

Will Todd Come and Sing

Ushaw College

Sunday 29 January 2017 | 3.00pm

Intercollegiate Evensong

Durham Cathedral

Monday 30 January 2017 I 9.30am – 12.00pm

Key Stage 2 Primary School Choir of the Year Competition

Durham Cathedral

Monday 30 January 2017 | 5.15pm

Durham Johnston School Chamber Choir Evensong

Durham Cathedral

Monday 30 January 2017 | 7.30pm

The King’s Singers

Durham Cathedral

Tuesday 31 January 2017 | 7.30pm

Northern Lights

Gala Theatre

Tuesday 31 January 2017 | 10.00am-12.00pm

National Youth Choir Fellowship Singers – Ready Steady Sing!

Ushaw College

Tuesday 31 January 2017 | 4.00pm-6.00pm

National Youth Choir Fellowship Singers

Primary School Choir Conducting Workshop

Ushaw College

Tuesday 31 January 2017 | 7.30pm

National Youth Choir Fellowship Singers in Concert

Ushaw College

Wednesday 1 February 2017 | 2.00pm

Opera Master Class

Gala Theatre

Thursday 2 February 2017 | 7.30pm

Sung Eucharist for Candlemas

Durham Cathedral

Friday 3 February 2017 | 7.30pm

Chamber Choir Evening

Ushaw College

Saturday 4 February 2017 | 7.00pm

North East Festival of Youth Choirs

Durham Cathedral

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Durham City
County Durham
DH1

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