Dear Freemen

Chester Music Society Choir and Youth Choir perform Britten's St Nicholas and give a world premier of Phillip Cooke's Noah's Fire written for the society to celebrate its 70th anniversary. This new work, using the combined forces of the Society' choirs together with the Cathedral choristers, tells the story of a Chester Guild preparing to present the story of Noah for the Chester Medieval Mystery Plays when disaster strikes and the set is destroyed by fire.


  • Philip Sheffield - tenor
  • Robert Rice - baritone
  • Choristers of Chester Cathedral - Philip Rushforth director
  • Chester Music Society Choir
  • Chester Music Society Youth Choir
  • Liverpool Sinfonia
  • Graham Jordan Ellis - conductor

Venue: Chester Cathedral, 19:30, Saturday 21st November 2015.

Tickets: £20, £14 (Nave: numbered, reserved): £7 (Aisles, unreserved, restricted view). Reduced prices available.

Concert tickets may be obtained in advance from the Chester Cathedral Box Office at (tel. 01244 500959). A £1 booking fee applies. Discounts are available  for parties of 10 or more : for more information please contact the Choir Ticket Secretary at Choir Tickets

Tickets are also available on the door on concert day.

Chester Music Society reserves the right to alter or cancel programmes without notice.

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