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Midsummer Festival 2019

St John the Baptist Church

St John the Baptist Church

“Coventry’s Medieval Gem”

Fleet Street

Daytime programme – free entry

Church programme

10.00 Organ recital

10.30 Flauto Dolce (recorder group)

11.00 Adam Hibberd (pianist and composer)

12.10 Woodwind Choirs – saxophone, flute and clarinet ensembles under the direction of Craig Holmes of Coventry Arts.

1.30 Favaio Baroque – chamber group performing Baroque repertoire and neo-Baroque arrangements.

2.45 Coventry Chant Collective (Gregorian Chant)

4.15 Worldsong – Community choir singing traditional songs from all over the world.

Cafe programme

10.30 Zenith Harmony (harmony group)

11.00 Marcellus Taylor (Brazilian guitar)

11.30 Côr Cymraeg Coventry (harmony group singing in Welsh)

12.15 Marcellus Taylor

3.15 George

Concert 7pm

Part I Songs for Summer

A mix of classical songs and songs from the shows, performed by pupils of UMCM.

Interval with Brazilian guitar music performed by Marcellus Taylor.

Part II Recital by soprano Wendy Whyte

accompanied by Antoine Mitchell, including songs by Schubert and Clara Schumann.

Admission £8. Tickets are available from EventBrite or from the church. If the event is not sold out there will be tickets available on the door.