Loading Events

Closing Concert for the Hellenic Institute 25th Anniversary Celebration by the Choir of Royal Holloway at the Royal Holloway University of London in Egham, Surrey

October 27, 2018

A concert performed by the Choir of Royal Holloway to mark the closing of The Hellenic Institute 25th Anniversary celebrations

College Chapel –  Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX at 7pm

The premiere of the specially commissioned choral piece Odyssey composed by the leading choral composer Lydia Kakabadse to be performed by the Choir of Royal Holloway under the direction of Rupert Gough. The lyrics is a synthesis of selected Greek poetry from Homer and the Classical period, through the Hellenistic and Roman times, to Byzantium, post-Byzantium and Modern Hellenism. A musical journey through centuries of Greek history and culture to mark the closing of The Hellenic Institute 25th Anniversary celebrations. The concert will be followed by drinks in the Picture Gallery. All welcome. Admission free but booking essential.

Please contact Dr Charalambos Dendrinos – ch.dendrinos@rhul.ac.uk
Updated information on these and other events and activities are accessible at The Hellenic Institute webpage – https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/hellenic-institute/home.aspx
Donations to The Hellenic Institute can be made online https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/giving/donatetohellenicinstitute.aspx

Details

Date:
October 27, 2018
Event Categories:
,

Venue

College Chapel – Royal Holloway University of London
Royal Holloway, University of London
Egham, Surrey United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Like this Greek event? Please share below:

Find Out About Greek Events, Festivals and Concerts That Are Happening In Your Area Each Week! SIGN UP BELOW!

FIND OUT WHAT GREEK EVENTS ARE HAPPENING IN YOUR AREA EACH WEEK!