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Holbeach Hurn will play host to music to evoke the Fens




When you think of the Fens, what comes to mind? Big skies with vivid sunsets? Low-lying fields and marshland? A natural habitat for wildlife?

The forthcoming concert by all-female choir, Mirinesse, is called Music to Evoke The Fens. Musical director, Sam Graper, has put together a programme that relates to the land where we live.

Some of the pieces were written by composers linked to the region. These include very early English music by Godric of Fincale, who was born in Walpole, Norfolk. I'm pleased we're singing Miri It Is While Sumer Ilast which has links with Thorney Abbey plus Sancte Pege Virginis from the Crowland Gradual.


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