Derby Choral Union
Tickets for the 150th Anniversary Concert on 30th April are now available.
Thy flight be fleet: Trainsongs! (Première)
The Music Makers
I was glad
Plus a selection of English choral works for children performed by pupils of William Gilbert Primary School.
Join them at The Roundhouse for a celebration of English music to complete this celebratory season including the newly commissioned Thy flight be fleet: Trainsongs! written for SATB choir with a children’s chorus and orchestral accompaniment. The work combines conventional musical styles with more contemporary techniques such as spoken effects, orchestral glissandi and an array of percussion instruments. A variety of texts about rail travel are used from Robert Louis Stevenson, James Joyce, Emily Dickenson, James Thompson and Edna St Vincent Millay.
Tickets £15 / £20 / £25
You can buy your tickets in the following ways:
online through our website
by calling 01332 702 162
on the night (limited availability expected)
Half price for students after 7:15pm on the night with ID (£15 seats only). Accompanied children under 16 permitted free entry (£15 seats only).