Venue Details

Stephen Layton conductor

Polyphony choir

Arvo Pärt will be an honoured guest at the Three Choirs Festival to see performances of his stunning elegy, Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten and Berliner Messe. Alongside, is a performance of Sibelius's Symphony No. 2, which, since it was conceived during a time of Russian sanctions on Finnish language and culture, has come to be known as his “Symphony of Independence”.

This concert is part of the Three Choirs Festival series

  • Sibelius - Symphony No. 2