Yate composer's work to premiere at Chipping Sodbury Festival

June 21


St John's Church, Wickwar Road, Chipping Sodbury

THE premiere of a work by the Yate composer Jonathan Crow will be a highlight of the Chipping Sodbury Festival.

Beyond Sunset is the second part of the Sunset Requiem series. The first part was performed at the festival last year and a third part is yet to be written.

Jonathan is the organist at St John’s Church in Chipping Sodbury. He recently won the Organ section at the Bristol Music Festival. He studied music at Bristol University and has been composing since he was 11.

The performance will include soloists Marienella Phillips (soprano), Nick Sherwood (tenor), Steve Harris (baritone), Helen Sherwood (violin), Linda Hansard (cello), who will be joined by the Arcus Singers. Jonathan will accompany on the keyboard.

The performance will be on Friday June 21 at 7.30pm, in St John's Church, Wickwar Road, Chipping Sodbury.