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NHGS present: Celebrating Female composers
With Hertfordshire Philharmonia
Conductor: Stephen Bullamore
Soloists: Claire Ward, soprano: Louise Mott, mezzo: Ben Alden, tenor: Julian Empett, baritone
Saturday 24 March 19.30 at the Coptic Church Centre, Stevenage SG2 8NP
Ethel Smyth: Mass in D
Cecilia McDowall: Magnificat
Elizabeth Maconchy: Proud Thames Overture
A concert of works by women composers which marks the centenary of the beginning of women’s right to vote.
Ethel Smyth was a suffragette who wrote the song of the movement and spent time in Holloway prison.
Tickets David’s Bookshop, Hitchin Initiative, 01462 790210, 01438 861185 or online www.nhgs.org.uk. See pdf for ticket prices.
The programme is sponsored by Knebworth House – Lady Constance Bulwer Lytton was a suffragette who was also imprisoned.
Registered charity 299626