Songs of Farewell

Saturday 23 June 2018 at 7:30pm
Sherborne Abbey

Music for a summer’s evening, including Parry’s masterpiece and swansong, the Songs of Farewell, written during and heavily influenced by the First World War.

Organist Simon Clarkson

Byrd Justorum animae
Elgar They are at rest
Finzi Lo! The full, final sacrifice
Ireland Greater love
Lewis The souls of the righteous
Parry Songs of Farewell
Tomkins When David heard

Plus organ works by Byrd and Howells

Tickets available from Sherborne Tourist Information Centre, 01935 815341, £5-£16, under 18s free of charge.