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Elgar's The Kingdom

Hallé and Sir Mark Elder

A much-admired International Festival partnership return with one of Elgar’s greatest, and most neglected, achievements.

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With a remarkable Siegfried in 2018 and an equally astonishing La damnation de Faust the previous year, Manchester’s Hallé and its Music Director Sir Mark Elder are a much-admired International Festival partnership.

They return with one of Elgar’s greatest, and most neglected, achievements: The Kingdom.

Exploring the lives of the twelve disciples during the Church’s earliest days, Elgar’s final oratorio is shot through with glowing passion and stately serenity. Elder has long been a passionate champion of Elgar’s noble, poignant music, and he and the Hallé are joined by four exceptional vocal soloists and the Edinburgh Festival Chorus for this deeply moving meditation on faith.

Hallé
Sir Mark Elder Conductor

Natalya Romaniw Soprano
Alice Coote Mezzo soprano
Michael Fabiano Tenor
Roderick Williams Baritone

Edinburgh Festival Chorus
Aidan Oliver Chorus Director

18 August 2019

Grand circle
£48 £38.50
Stalls
£48 £38.50 £29
Upper circle
£27 £20 £15
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50% off (not available on top price tickets)
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Under 26
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With thanks to our supporters

Benefactor

Mr Hedley G Wright

Trusts

Risk Charitable Trust and The Elgar Society

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