Thursday 17 May 2018, 7.30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London
Venue Box Office: 0844 875 0073
Ivor Setterfield conductor
Parry I was glad
Ravel Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2
Respighi Pini di Roma
Walton Belshazzar's Feast
Barts Choir present Parry's spinetingling setting of I Was Glad, originally written for the coronation of King Edward VII and Walton's Belshazzar's Feast scored for large orchestra, offstage brass, organ and double choir. In between, Ravel's Daphnis et Chloé suite and Respighi’s Pines of Rome conjure up the worlds of Greek myth and ancient Rome.