May 25, 2019
Sir James MacMillan CBE conducts ’The Elysian Singers of London’
Gala Fundraising Concert for London’s largest Marian Shrine.
On Saturday 25th May, London’s Rosary Shrine (St Dominic’s Priory in Haverstock Hill) will welcome the internationally acclaimed Catholic composer, Sir James MacMillan CBE for an inspiring evening of his choral music, and relaxed conversation about faith, inspiration, and the arts.
Experience the spiritual depth of MacMillan’s music written in honour of Mary, the Mother of God, amid the Gothic splendour of Britain’s largest Marian Shrine church.
Join us for informal drinks after the concert, with an opportunity to meet Sir James in person.
Conclude the evening as Sir James and Fr Lawrence Lew OP engage in conversation: listen in as they speak about faith, music, and a range of topics that Sir James is passionate about including music education in schools, life issues, and the place of the Christian faith in the arts and contemporary Britain.
£15 (£10 conc.) for Concert only;
£25 for Concert + Wine Reception + Special Interview with Sir James MacMillan CBE.
Tickets also available from the church Repository, or on the door
Tube: Chalk Farm or Belsize Park | Overground: Gospel Oak | Bus: 24, 46
Music List for the Concert
O Virgo prudentissima
Laudi alla Vergine Maria
Virgin of Guadelupe
Seinte Mari moder milde
I am your mother
Ave Maris Stella
And lo, the angel of the Lord
The Elysian Singers are directed by Sam Laughton.