Tickets are now on sale for our Spring Concert: Annelies – The Choral Setting of the Diary of Anne Frank (music by James Whitbourn, libretto by Melanie Challenger). It will be held in the beautiful Oakham School Chapel on Saturday 24th March 2018 at 7.30pm (doors open at 7pm).
This moving piece brings to life the diary written by Annelies Marie Frank between 1942 and 1944 when she and her family hid in the back of an Amsterdam warehouse.
The choir will join forces with a professional local piano trio to perform this atmospheric and hauntingly beautiful piece :
Melanie Reinhard (piano)
Christopher White (violin)
Steve Morris (clarinet)
Andrew Bound (cello)
The evening will also include a short section of music and poems which celebrate hope and courage in the face of war and prejudice.
Tickets are £10 (including refreshments)(children under 16 £5) and are available from www.wegottickets.com/rutlandchoralsociety or from Coleman’s Stationers, High Street, Oakham.