Choir of Kings College, Cambridge

Wednesday 12 Mar 2014, 7:30pmBedford Corn Exchange, Bedford

Venue Box Office: 01234 718112

Stephen Cleobury conductor

Choir Of King's College, Cambridge choir

Susana Gaspar soprano

Kitty Whately mezzo soprano

Ben Johnson tenor

Henk Neven baritone

Handel 'Zadok the Priest' from Coronation Anthems

Mozart Symphony No. 40, K550

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Beethoven Mass in C

With millions of people tuning in worldwide for their carol service on Christmas Eve, the Choir of King’s College, Cambridge embodies the great British choral tradition, boasting an illustrious history that stretches back to the fifteenth century. This concert opens with a performance of Handel’s ‘Zadok The Priest’, the words of which have been used in every English, and later British, coronation since that of King Edgar at Bath Abbey in 973.