Haydn's Creation, with The Philharmonia Chorus
Haydn, The Creation
Chorus: The Philharmonia Chorus
Soprano: Mary Bevan
Tenor: James Oxley
Baritone: Benjamin Bevan
Conductor: Jason Thornton
We are thrilled to announce that on 30th June 2018, we will be performing Haydn's Creation at Bath Abbey, with the wonderful and highly distinguished, Philharmonia Chorus. Our soloists will be Mary Bevan (soprano), Benjamin Bevan (baritone) and James Oxley (tenor).
The Philharmonia Chorus was founded by Walter Legge in 1957 to record Beethoven's Ninth Symphony with the Philharmonia Orchestra under Otto Klemperer, the Chorus quickly established itself as one of Europe’s premier choruses. Over the succeeding decades, the Chorus has worked with many of the leading orchestras in Europe, and most of the leading conductors of the day including Herbert von Karajan, Andris Nelsons and Sir Simon Rattle.