This Saturday's Foundation Concert gives you the chance to hear two rising stars in classical music: the horn player Alec Frank-Gemmill and the tenor John McMunn. They will perform Britten's song cycle Serenade for tenor, horn and strings.
The programme also includes Britten' s Hymn to St Cecilia and Mozart's Requiem:
|Hymn to St Cecilia||Britten|
|Serenade for tenor, horn and strings||Britten|
Alec Frank-Gemmill, horn
John McMunn, tenor
Julie Kennard, soprano
Michael Chance, counter-tenor
Michael George, bass
King’s College Choir and former members of the Choir
Cambridge University Chamber Orchestra
Stephen Cleobury, conductor
Saturday 19 March 2011, King’s College Chapel, 5.30pm
Tickets: £30, £22, £18 (student standby £5), available from the Shop at King's, King's Parade, Cambridge (01223 769 342). Please note there is a £2 surcharge for card transactions.
The Foundation Concert is held every year to celebrate the laying of the foundation stone of the college. The stone was laid by Henry VI in 1441.