Bristol Choral Society and Bristol Ensemble
Conducted by Adrian Partington
Soprano Helen-Jane Howells
Tenor Paul Badley
Bass-baritone David Ireland
From vivid depictions of initial chaos and darkness, through the creation of light, the world and its inhabitants, Haydn packs his musical creation with inventiveness, wit, beauty and wonder. “I spent much time over it because I expect it to last for a long time,” he wrote. 217 years later, it’s easy to see why!