Brahms on the bill to help mark landmark date for Hitchin church

Holy Saviour Church, Hitchin

Holy Saviour Church, Hitchin - Credit: Archant

Singers from groups across Hertfordshire have been rehearsing since the beginning of the year for a celebration concert at Hitchin’s Holy Saviour Church this weekend.

The performance of the Brahms Requiem at the Radcliffe Road church, which is scheduled to start at 7pm on Sunday. is part of continuing celebrations to mark its 150th anniversary.

Sally Ann Hayes (soprano) and Simon Williams (baritone) will be leading the voices, with Trevor Hughes on keyboard and Douglas Coombes conducting.

Admission is by programme, available on the door. Adults pay £10, £8 concessions and students get in free.

You can find out more about events to mark the anniversary year online at

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