Cantata Evensong February 2020

Saturday, 8 February 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Cantata Evensong

The Cantata Evensong for Lent Term, with the music of Bach performed in a liturgical context by the Choir alongside the period ensemble, St John's Sinfonia. No tickets required, free for all.

Location

St John's College Chapel
St John's Street
Cambridge
CB2 1TP
United Kingdom

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