Day 2: Fauré & Gospel

Birkenhead Operatic Society never disappoint their fans, so we probably don’t need to tell you the Prescot Festival audience was buzzing after last night’s opening concert. Aside from the usual brilliant sound and array of unforgettable show tunes, BOST (pictured) had a surprise in store. Remember Richard and Adam Johnson, the duo whose rendition of The Impossible…

One Day to Go, Prescot Festival Chorus Sounding Pitch-Perfect

Prescot Festival Chorus met to rehearse Requiem last night – and they sounded every bit as heavenly as we’d expect in a performance of Gabriel Fauré’s classic choral work. The choir have met every year since 2007 to perform works ranging from Handel’s Messiah to Haydn’s The Creation. The last few years, they’ve been privileged to performers under the…