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Music in Kilkenny presents Music of Celebration
Kilkenny City, Co. Kilkenny
15 April 2023
Music of Celebration - Sestina Music and Baroque Ensemble with singers from Sestina Music Next Generation, Mark Chambers - director. Claire Duff - leader. Music by Handel, Bach, Purcell and more In the atmospheric setting of St. Canice's Cathedral.

Sestina Music presents Music of Celebration - joyous music from the courts of Europe - music on a grand scale for three trumpets, timpani, woodwind, strings with glorious choruses and virtuoso vocal solos. Opening with the Coronation Anthem by G.F. Handel - Zadok the Priest, we will also hear Lully's Te Deum, Come, ye Sons of Art by Henry Purcell, Bach's cantata 'Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir' and Sing unto God by Handel

Extra - Sing with Sestina - From 16:00 - 17:00 St. Canice’s Cathedral - for both experienced and budding choral singers - why not join Sestina Music and Instrumental ensemble for an opportunity to sing Handel’s ‘Zadok the Priest’ in a workshop setting. Open to anyone and everyone who loves to sing!

Event details

St. Canice's Cathedral and Round Tower


15 April 2023


Start 20:00End 22:00



Contact details
St. Canice's Cathedral and Round Tower, Coach Rd, Kilkenny, Ireland
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