What's on All Events Felix Mendelssohn’s Oratorio, St Paul Date: Saturday 16 July 2022 Time: 7.30pm Sinfonia Verdi Orchestra and the St Albans Abbey Choirs Elizabeth Atherton soprano Daniel Norman tenor Matthew Brook bass Andrew Lucas conductor This Concert is supported by the St Albans Cathedral Music Trust St Albans Bach Choir gave its first concert in 1924, a performance of Bach’s St Matthew Passion. The Choir presents a wide variety of music, staging three major concerts and two charity carol concerts each year in St Albans Cathedral. Andrew Lucas, the Cathedral’s Master of the Music, has been the Choir’s Music Director since 1998. Recent performances have included JS Bach – St John Passion and Christmas Oratorio, Verdi’s Requiem (at Cadogan Hall), Walton’s Belshazzar’s Feast, and Duruflé’s Requiem.. In 2013, 2015 and again in 2019, the Choir performed with John Rutter and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for their popular carol concerts at the Royal Albert Hall. On the 6th July this year, the Choir, in conjunction with the Parliament Choir, will form the chorus for a concert in St Albans Cathedral to celebrate Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Tickets: Premium £30 - Centre front with full view Classic £25 - Centre middle with full view Standard plus £18 - Centre back with full view Standard £12 - Centre back with full view No view £12 - Mainly located in the aisles or behind centre aisle pillars. These seats have no view of the stage. No view seats will only be released when seats with views have sold out. Concessions: Children under 16 £12, Students full time £12 (not available for Premium tickets) Wheelchair spaces and Companion discounts can only be booked through the Box Office on 01727 890290. Doors will open 30 minutes before concert starts. There is an interval of 20 minutes during this performance.