Requiem with Durham Cathedral Choir

Requiem with Durham Cathedral Choir

08 March 2014


Hear Durham Cathedral Choir perform two stalwarts of the choral music repertoire to commemorate the centenary of the First World War; Johannes Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem and English composer Herbert Howells’ Requiem, composed in the 1930s and modelled on Walford Davies’ A Short Requiem of 1915, written in memory of those killed in the first World War.

Conductors: James Lancelot and Francesca Massey

Soprano: Jessica Holmes

Piano: Francesca Massey and David Ratnanayagam

Tickets: £22, £20 & £16 (£18, £16 & £12 concessions), available from the Gala Theatre Box Office 03000 266600 or

A fundraising concert in support of music at Durham Cathedral.

Image reproduced by permission of the Trustees of the former DLI and Durham County Record Office