Brighton Festival 2020Public booking opens: Wed 19 Feb, 9am

Past Festivals

Past Event

Brighton Festival Youth Choir

Letter From America: American folksongs and popular songs

Music director Juliette Pochin

RR Bennett Letters to Lindbergh
Copland Ching-a-Ring-Chaw
Simple Gifts

Emily Dickinson poems arr. Morgan Pochin and Laura Farrell

The USA provides the theme for our youth choir's showcase concert celebrating the rich heritage of the great American Songbook. From Copland’s Shaker inspired Simple Gifts (from Appalachian Spring) to RR Bennett's Letters, written after he moved to New York, this concert comes from the heart of America.

Classical Music
Fri 19 May, 6.30pm (doors 6pm)

There is a £2 per order charge. Additional postage charges (50p standard or £1.50 recorded delivery) apply