Sunday, 27th June 2021 – 3pm
Crediton Parish Church
Director of Music : Graham Ross
Since the founding of a mixed voice choir in 1972, the Choir of Clare College has gained an international reputation as one of the world’s leading university choirs. In addition to its primary function of leading services three times a week in the College chapel, the Choir keeps an active schedule recording, broadcasting, and performing.
Former directors have included John Rutter and Timothy Brown. Under the direction of Graham Ross, Director of Music since 2010, it has been praised for its consistently ‘thrilling’ and ‘outstanding’ performances worldwide.
The Choir performs a wide range of repertoire throughout the year, and has commissioned and premièred works by many composers, including Herbert Howells, John Tavener, John Rutter, Giles Swayne, James Whitbourn, Andrew Carter, Jonathan Dove, Julian Phillips, Tarik O’Regan, Alexander Raskatov, Graham Ross, Brett Dean, Matthew Martin, Nico Muhly, Anna Semple, Emily Hazarati, Joshua Pacey and Toby Hession.
Their programme in Crediton will include both sacred and secular music.
All concerts are taking place in line with Government Guidelines pending the Stage 3 roadmap release on the 17th May 2021. Pre-booking is recommended. All ticket holders will be notified if there are any alterations to the event but please keep an eye out in the local press if any amendments are required nearer the concert.