David Hill – conductor
Nick Pritchard – tenor
Three Choirs Festival Chorus
John Adams Short Ride in a Fast Machine Listen
Ēriks Ešenvalds The Pleiades UK premiere
— Interval —
Gabriel Jackson The World Imagined world premiere
Be the first to hear an expansive new piece from leading choral composer Gabriel Jackson.
Commissioned by Three Choirs Festival for tonight’s concert, The World Imagined draws inspiration from poetry and philosophy to create a work contemplating humanity’s place in the universe.
Before, the UK premiere of Ēriks Ešenvalds’s The Pleiades, a piece telling the story of the stars through myths and music, as well as John Adams’s exhilarating Short Ride in a Fast Machine.
Need to know
Prices & Discounts
£15 – £55
10+ event subscription available; limited allocation of £5 under-30s tickets available on the door
1 hour 50 minutes, including 20-minute interval
Three Choirs Festival box office: 01452 768928