Carlos Acosta: The Classical Farewell

Royal Albert Hall, London
7:30 pm, Monday, 3 October, 2016

Pegasus in a previous performance with Carlos Acosta, at London's Coliseum.

Pegasus were honoured to be invited to sing as part of ballet superstar Carlos Acosta’s final performances, set within the grandeur of the Royal Albert Hall, this time with the music of Gabriel Fauré and Francis Poulenc.  Pegasus have previously performed with Carlos on four previous occasions, at the London Coliseum and the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. mention in their review – “This more sombre tone was followed by two beautiful moments, Offertoire and Pie Jesu from Requiem, danced exquisitely by Acosta and Yuhui Choe, and accompanied by the Pegasus Choir.”  Read review here

In their review, describes – “the accompaniment from the Pegasus Chamber Choir to both Macmillan’s Gloria and Requiem is hauntingly atmospheric.”  Read review here reviewed – “Both pieces are accompanied by sensitive playing and singing from the Pegasus Choir”  Read review here noted – “The Pegasus chamber choir is sublime”  Read review here




Venue details

Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP
Nearest tube: South Kensington