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Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia Pop-up Performances

CoRNS in Northumberland Park

THIS EVENT HAS PASSED

Free, no ticket required

The Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia are heading out for a series of FREE pop-up performances across Tyneside on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 July.

They will be singing a mix of classical, pop, and folk favourites – from Britten to The Beatles via Byker Hill – and giving the premiere of a brand new piece written especially for them by Welsh composer Sarah Lianne LewisAll My Ships Are White was commissioned by the Royal Philharmonic Society as part of the RPS More! programme.

For the performances in Saltwell Park, Gateshead they will be collaborating with Gateshead Care Home Choir, run by Equal Arts, to perform three songs written by the choir with their leaders Nicky Rushton and Liz Corney.

Programme for all locations except Saltwell Park

Undine Smith Moore Tambourines to Glory
Beatles arr. Bob Chilcott And I love her
arr. Undine Smith Moore Daniel, Daniel
Sarah Lianne Lewis All my ships are white
Britten Daffodils, Evening Primrose, Green Broom
Fiona Lander City Plum, A Bird Song
arr. Wilby Byker Hill
Bratton arr. Carter The Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Programme for Saltwell Park only

Undine Smith Moore Tambourines to Glory
Beatles arr. Bob Chilcott And I love her
arr. Undine Smith Moore Daniel, Daniel
Sarah Lianne Lewis All my ships are white
Corney/Rushton arr. Burke Salty Air
Corney/Rushton arr. Burke Just a little kindness
Corney/Rushton arr. Burke Tick tock
Fiona Lander City Plum, A Bird Song
arr. Wilby Byker Hill
Bratton arr. Carter The Teddy Bears’ Picnic