Venue Details

Adrian Partington conductor

Three Choirs Festival Chorus choir
Kai Rüütel mezzo soprano
Toby Spence tenor
Matthew Rose bass voice

Taken from the text of a poem by John Henry Newman, Adrian Partington conducts Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius, which narrates one soul’s journey from his deathbed to final judgement. Alongside, is the Prelude to Wagner's last opera, Parsifal, which tells the story of the spear that pierced Christ's side on the cross and the grail of the Last Supper.

This concert is part of the Three Choirs Festival series