World-renowned organist and conductor Wayne Marshall makes his conducting debut with the BBC Singers. The programme for this concert features the Messe Solennelle by the Lebanese-French composer Naji Hakim, with the composer joining the BBC Singers as organist. The BBC Singers will also perform works by Wayne Marshall.
Alongside other choral works by Hakim, Wayne Marshall will also perform an organ improvisation on themes by Leonard Bernstein to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the composer's birth.
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis
Organ improvisation on themes of Leonard Bernstein
No. 3. Noël from Trois Noël
Part ofBBC Singers 2018-19
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- Christmas Carols with Bob Chilcott and John Rutter16 Dec 2018 Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
- BBC Singers: BBC Radio 3 Carol Competition17 Dec 2018 Maida Vale Studios
- Bach’s Christmas Oratorio22 Dec 2018 St Luke's Church, Chelsea