Gloucester Choral Society 2017 / 2018 Season
Parry Festival: Stephen Johnson Talk
Steer for the Deep Waters Only
St Mary de Lode Church, Gloucester
Join BBC Radio 3’s Stephen Johnson for a talk focussing on the music of tonight’s Gala Concert by Parry and his pupils Vaughan Williams, Holst and Ireland. Steer for the deep waters only, words by Walt Whitman set so beautifully by Vaughan Williams in his Sea Symphony, was the advice given by Parry to his pupils at the Royal College of Music. Learn more in what is sure to be a fascinating talk by one of the BBC’s most erudite and entertaining presenters.