A Concert for Rowan

Important info:

Event date:

23 May 2015

Event location:

Guildford Cathedral

Registration deadline:

23 May 2015



​Join over 300 musicians for an extraordinary fundraising concert in aid of Rainbow Trust. Singers from Guildford, Salisbury and London will be joined by local children’s choirs and Guildford’s professional orchestra, Southern Pro Musica, for an evening of wonderful music.

Come along to this one off event inspired by the Todd family whose daughter, Rowan, who was diagnosed with Neorofibrosis Type 1 in 2009. Rowan began chemotherapy at Great Ormond Street Hospital and since then has had two intensive periods of treatment. Rainbow Trust has supported the Todd family throughout this difficult time and is delighted to invite you to this fantastic event.

The Music

Bob Chilcott is one of today’s most-loved choral composers and is in demand around the world as a composer and conductor. His Salisbury Vespers is a modern setting of an ancient service, and uses an exciting combination of rhythm and melody to create a memorable musical experience.

Will Todd is an internationally renowned composer who lives in Guildford. He composed ‘Call of Wisdom’ for the Diamond Choir, specially selected for the Queens Diamond Jubilee service at St Paul’s Cathedral. Will has enjoyed global success with his jazz rhythms and soaring melodies are at the heart of The City Garden, a toe-tapping journey of romance through the seasons.

More information and tickets:

Start time: 7:30pm

Tickets start at £16.00 and are available here: www.vivacechorus.org/v/event/concert-rowan

Please note concession tickets are also available.