Wednesday 27th May 2015
On Wednesday 10th June the Anglo Portugese Ensemble will perform a Portugal Day Concert of music by Elgar, Holst and Braga Sabtos. The Braga Santos music they will perform is the Joly Symphony for strings, which is very, very rarely performed in the UK. The concer begins at 7.30pm and admission is free.
The concert will be preceeded by a Solemn Mass to celebrate the beginning of festivities on Sunday 7th June, the Feast of Corpus Christi, when the Portuguese Ambassador, His Excellency João de Vallera will visit the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption and St Gregory for a Solemn Mass to celebrate the beginning of festivities to mark Portuguese National Day on 10th June and to continue the re-building of the historic links between the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption and St Gregory and the Portuguese Embassy in London.
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