Ex Cathedra’s Summer Music By Candlelight tour will feature Liz Dilnot Johnson’s The Windhover, a Dawn Chorus commission. This work is a new 10-part setting of Gerard Manley Hopkins’ extraordinary text summoning up the wild kestrel. The choir will be touring throughout June including dates:
Wednesday 9 June, 3pm/7.30pm at Hereford Cathedral
Thursday 10 June, 5pm/8pm at St John’s Smith Square
Sunday 13 June, 4pm at Symphony Hall, Birmingham.
The performances will also be available online from Saturday 26 June through Idagio Global Concert Hall. Full details:
On Thursday 24 June from 7- 9pm as part of the InsideOut Musician team Liz will be performing an interactive improvisation online at the InsideOut Ceilidh, a celebration of music and words from around the world, hosted by Scottish composer/performer Mairi Campbell.
Liz Dilnot Johnson’s The Windhover will be published with Composers Edition and will be available for perusal and purchase through our website from the beginning of June 2021.