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Magnificat – Bach’s Rejoicing
22nd July 2022, 4:00 pm to 24th July 2022, 2:00 pm£300.00
A joyous weekend with an internationally performed choral poet and experienced retreat leader exploring the inner life of Bach’s Magnificat, its musical symbolism and textural meaning, together with some of his great cantatas – a real soul journey to get the imagination going and to inspire reflection on your own spiritual journey.
Euan Tait is of Welsh-Scottish heritage. His spirituality was forged in the challenging community life of L’Arche in the 1990s. He is a retreat leader leading weekends exploring the inner life of great choral works, as well as a teacher and a librettist. As a librettist, he’s worked internationally with composers and his work appears on record labels including:
Naxos (ARNESEN, K.A.: Infinity / Choral Works (Kantorei, Rinsema) – 8.573788 (naxos.com)),
Convivium Records (Carson Cooman: As We Are Changed – Convivium Records) and
Em Records (PAUL CARR: The Light of Love | British Music Society).
More information can be found at http://euantait.com
Early bird price: £280 if booked before 22 April 2022. Full price £300.
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