Saturday 26 October, 19.30 at St Martin's Church


French Connections

Choral and orchestral concert including Carissimi's poignant early oratorio Jephte

Date & Time: Saturday 26 October, 19.30

Ticket price: £24 / £18; under 30s £12 / £9; under 12s free, Booking opens 29 July for Festival Friends and 7 August for all

Venue: St Martin's Church


Tracing the influence of the Italian style on French music of the 17th century, this programme includes Giacomo Carissimi’s poignant early oratorio, Jephte, along with choral, solo vocal ensemble, and orchestral works by  Charpentier and Lully. Featuring vocal soloists selected as part of the BREMF Live young artist programme.

Sumei Bao-Smith, Emilia Bertolini & Emily Brown Gibson sopranos
Sophie Timms mezzo-soprano
Bradyn Debysingh tenor
Andrew Robinson baritone

BREMF Players
Alison Bury leader

Baroque Collective Singers
John Hancorn director