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EASTBOURNE Choral Society,musical director John Hancorn, will be joined by Heathfield Choral Society, musical director Brian Newman, to perform the magnificent Verdi Requiem.

The choir of 150 singers will be joined by four professional soloists soprano Kishani Jayasinghe, mezzo Pippa Longworth, tenor Adrian Thompson and bass- baritone Andrew Greenan. Accompaniment will be provided by a large orchestra of professional musicians - The Eastbourne Players. led by Jenny King. The performance will be directed by John Hancorn.

This joint venture between the choral societies is an exciting undertaking and all involved are working hard to make the concert a truly uplifting and memorable experience for both audience and performers alike.

The concert is on March 24, 7.30pm in All Saints’ Church, Grange Road, Eastbourne. Tickets (at the time of writing) available from Eastbourne Tourist Information Centre – £12 to include programme. More information at