RCS Choir: Fauré's Requiem

St Aloysius Church

01 May 2023

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RCS Choir: Fauré’s Requiem

RCS Choir
Andrew Nunn Conductor
John Gormley Organ 

Julia Callander Soprano
Ryan Garnham, Will Costello Baritones 

Quatre Motets sur des thèmes grégoriens 

Cantique de Jean Racine
Requiem, Op.48 

Andrew Nunn leads the RCS Choir in a programme of French choral music that includes Duruflé’s a Capella Quatre Motets sur des thèmes grégoriens followed by Fauré’s most famous choral works, the Cantique de Jean Racine and his Requiem. 

Andrew graduated from RCS’s Master of Music (Conducting) programme with distinction in 2014 and is currently the Artistic Director of National Youth Choir of Northern Ireland, Director of the RCS Choir, Director of Choirs at the RCS Junior Conservatoire and Director of the Bearsden Choir. 

The RCS Choir was started in September 2022 by the Vocal Performance Department and is currently made up of all the undergraduates from the department, as well as some Masters students. The students are delighted to have this opportunity to sing wonderful choral repertoire together again, led by their Choral Director Andrew Nunn.

Immerse yourself in the rich and emotional sounds of Gabriel Fauré‘s masterpiece, his Requiem. This stunning work of choral music is a true masterpiece that has touched the hearts of millions of people around the world.

If you’re a lover of classical music, or if you simply appreciate the beauty of a well-crafted composition, then Fauré’s Requiem is a must-hear. This timeless work of art will take you on a journey through the depths of human emotion.