Stanford Missa Via Victrix Premiere
Music for the Fallen
19:30 Sat 27 Oct 2018 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
As part of nationwide events marking the centenary of the end of World War One, BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales give the world premiere of Charles Villiers Stanford’s Mass Via Victrix (1914-1918).
The world premiere performance of Stanford’s Mass Via Victrix will be given at the BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff on 27 October. The soloists will be Kiandra Howarth, Jessica Dandy, Ruairi Bowen and Gareth Brynmor John. The BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales will be conducted by Adrian Partington. It has yet to be announced whether the concert will be broadcast live or recorded for future transmission.