A Child of Our Time


Sheffield Oratorio A Child of Our Time Flyer2 reduced

Commemorating 100 years since the end of WW1, and 80 years since the pogrom known as Krystallnacht, an atrocity which is at the centre of the principal work of this concert. Tippett's oratorio, A Child of Our Time, is notable not only for its graphic musical description but also for the matchless arrangements of the five spirituals which frame the main sections of the work. In contrast is the elegant austerity of Faure's Requiem. We will be joined by the Northern Chamber Orchestra and a distinguished quartet of soloists.

Northern Chamber Orchestra

Sally Harrison Soprano
Marie Elliott
Mezzo-soprano
Richard Pinkstone
Tenor
James Oldfield
Bass

  • Fauré
    • Requiem
  • Tippett
    • A Child of Our Time

03 November 2018 at 7.30pm
Sheffield Cathedral
Church Street, Sheffield S1 1HA Map/directions

Tickets £17 (concessions £14; students and under 16 £5)

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