Shakespeare’s Sonnet 8 – “Music To Hear” First performance Wednesday 1st July

Southwark Cathedral in the City of London Festival

National Youth Chamber Choir, conductor Ben Parry.

As part of an all-Shakespeare programme The Play’s The Thing ,the NYCGB Chamber Choir will give the premiere of this SATB setting of the poet’s attempt to persuade a young man to get married by drawing an analogy between the harmonies of music and wedded bliss.