In Memory of Miriam: In My Way by Kate Whitley

LCS are very excited to be premiering a work we have commissioned to celebrate the life of choir member Miriam McLeod. Miriam sang with us for many years until her death in 2015, aged 82. In My Way has been composed by Kate Whitley and will be performed for the More →

Lord Berners: The Last Great Eccentric?

If you open up a score of William Walton’s Belshazzar’s Feast, the main work of next week’s concert at Fairfield Halls, you will find a dedication at the top of the opening page “To Lord Berners”, but who was Lord Berners? Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th Baron Berners, was a 20th More →

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