Abbey Choir: Rachmaninov Vespers

Saturday 1st October 2022, 19:30

Join the Abbey Choir for an atmospheric performance of Rachmaninov All-night vigil. Premiered in 1915 in Moscow, the piece consists of settings of texts taken from the Russian Orthodox all-night vigil ceremony. It has been praised as among Rachmaninov’s finest works and “the greatest musical achievement of the Russian Orthodox Church”.

The Choir of Buckfast Abbey
Philip Arkwright director

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If you are booking a pre-concert meal please take your seat at Conference Centre dining room by 18:00