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12 February Clare College Music Society (CCMS) Marriage of Napoleon Concert

Clare College Music Society (CCMS) invites you to Cambridge to witness the UK Première of Hummel's Cantata for the Marriage of Napoleon and Marie-Louise of Austria, composed in 1810.  The programme will also feature Elgar’s renowned Cello Concerto in E minor and Brahms’ Giestliches Lied, and features performances by four alumni singers Maud Millar, Abigail Gostick, Alessandro Fisher and Nick Mogg.    

There will be a drinks reception commencing at 6.30pm, hosted in the Master’s Lodge, exclusively for Clare alumni and their guests attending the concert.  We would also like to thank Ian Christians for making this possible.

Concert tickets can be purchased from the week commencing 11 January 2016, at the ADC Theatre Box Office on www.adcticketing.com.  If you would like to reserve tickets in the interim, please contact Jess Lindley on JLL50@cam.ac.uk.  Tickets are £12 and £10 for concessions.

To book for the drinks reception please contact events@clare.cam.ac.uk, and be sure to forward your ticket booking confirmation at the same time.

Full Programme:

West Road Concert Hall at 8pm on Friday, 12 February 2016

Hummel’s Catanta for the Marriage of Napolean and Marie-Louise of Austria

Performed by the CCMS chorus and orchestra, conducted by Toby Hession. Four alumni singers, Maud Millar, Abigail Gostick, Alessandro Fisher and Nick Mogg, will return as a solo quartet.

Elgar's Cello Concerto Op. 85

Conducted by Naomi Woo featuring Joel Sandelson.

Brahms's Geistliches Lied Op.30

Orchestrated by Joshua Pacey.