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Valentine’s Day

Opera Gala

Friday 14 February 2014 7.30pm, Colston Hall

Bristol Choral Society Bristol Ensemble Rebecca Rudge Soprano

John Pierce Tenor Donald Maxwell Baritone & raconteur

including Nessun Dorma and O mio babbino caro

Adrian Partington Conductor tickets: online at OR FROM COLSTON HALL 0844 887 1500

Valentine’s day

opera gala

Friday 14 February 2014 7.30pm, Colston Hall Bristol Ensemble Bristol Choral Society Adrian Partington – conductor Rebecca Rudge – soprano John Pierce – tenor Donald Maxwell – baritone & raconteur “If music be the food of love, play on…” and there’s a feast on offer tonight with this evening of dreamy music from the opera. Beautiful arias, duets and choruses from some of the most passionate operas ever written, all with the sumptuous sounds of a full symphony orchestra, choir and fine soloists interspersed with amusing tales and anecdotes from the irrepressible Donald Maxwell. An unforgettable night with musical passion a-plenty for music-lovers, opera-lovers and just plain lovers… Retiring collection for the Rotary End Polio Now appeal

Tickets £25, £20, £15, £10 Under 25s £5, OAPs 10% discount Book online at or at the Colston Hall box office in person or by telephone 0844 887 1500 Booking fees: at £2.50 per order flat fee • at Colston Hall 7.5% of ticket value, plus £1.50 delivery

Also on sale now…


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Valentine's Opera Gala 14 feb 2014 colston hall bristol • bristol choral society & bristol ensemble  

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