National Trust Christmas Concert
The annual concert in aid of the National Trust Exeter and District Centre showcases the breadth of musical talent at Exeter School.
Almost 200 pupils take part in various ensembles, choirs and orchestras, performing a mixture of traditional and modern pieces with a festive theme. This year the school will be performing Britten’s famous “Ceremony of Carols”, and also Vivaldi’s famous “Gloria”.
Recent works performed have included movements from Corelli’s “Christmas Concerto”, an arrangement of Saint-Saens’ “Oratorio de Noel” and “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”. The groups that perform are the Chamber Choir, Senior Choir, Middle School Choir, Junior Choir, Belles Canto, Vocal Ensemble, Barbershop Boys, Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra and the Senior Brass. The evening always includes a selection of readings and congregational carols.
Tickets in aid of the National Trust Exeter and District Centre
Reserved in the nave £13, unreserved side aisles £11, half price for children. Available from Exeter School, 01392 458934 and online. Mulled Wine and Mince Pies will be available to purchase in the interval.