The Coronation of King George II
The King’s Counterpoint presents The Coronation of King George II October 21 at St. Philip’s Church in Charleston. With a program taken directly from the actual order of service (provided by Westminster Abbey) the concert will guide the audience through the day of the Coronation, from the first fanfare to the herald’s call, with all of the pomp and procession that such a landmark event deserves. The performance features compositions by Purcell, Blow, Gibbons, and Tallis, and Handel’s glorious Coronation Anthems. Tickets $10 – $20.