Reception in Lullingstone Castle and "The King James Bible - In Voice And Verse" Concert

Saturday, 9 July 2011
Time: 6.30pm
Location: St Botolph’s Church & Lullingstone Castle, Lullingstone, Eynsford, Kent, United Kingdom
Organisation: St Botolph’s Church & Lullingstone Castle
Topic: Bible


On Saturday evening at 6.30pm there will be Canapés and Pimms in the Great Hall, Lullingstone Castle followed by a special concert in St Botolph’s Church, “The King James Bible – In Voice And Verse.” Tickets for the reception and concert will cost £10 and can be obtained from Mrs Valerie Wells, 01322 860 868.

Concert trio "In Voice and Verse" tell the story of Genesis to Revelation using the words of the King James Bible interspersed with glorious pieces of music which those words inspired. The music will include excerpts from Haydn's ‘Creation’, Handel's ‘Messiah’, Mendelssohn’s ‘Oh for the Wings of a Dove’ and several modern compositions. Actor Lance Pierson is an experienced Bible performer and singer Belinda Yates is a member of the Monteverdi Choir. Accomplished pianist Heather Chamberlain completes the trio.

The reception and concert have been arranged by the Friends Of St Botolph’s as part of a week-end long celebration in the church of The King James Bible.

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