Send-off for choral director

The 80-strong Peterborough Choral Society, with professional soloists and Queen's Park Sinfonia, will give a gala performance of Mendelssohn's choral masterpiece Elijah at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday at 7.30pm.

Saturday, 19th November 2016, 1:00 pm
Updated Monday, 21st November 2016, 1:26 pm
Steven Grahl EMN-150510-133332001

The concert marks the 25th anniversary of the choir and is a farewell for the society’s musical director Anne McDonald, who has led the choir throughout its history.

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In January she will hand over the reins to cathedral director of music Steven Grahl.

Anne said: “I would like to thank the committee and members of the choir for supporting me over the years. I have had a wonderful time.”

The concert has been arranged with Vivacity. Tickets are £25, £20 and £15 (under 18s half price). They are available from the Peterborough Visitor Information Centre on 01733 452336 and Stamford Arts Centre on 01780 763203.