Service celebrating poet Henry Vaughan
Llansantffraed Church, Llansantffraed
Sunday 28th February at 4:00pm
Service, as part of the Crickhowell Walking Festival, celebrating the metaphysical C17th poet Henry Vaughan, nicknamed 'the Swan of the Usk', who lived in Llansantffraed and was educated in Llangattock.
Musical settings of his words on the themes of transcendent nature and pilgrimage will include
- The Fountain by Elgar
- My Soul by Parry
- Benedicite by Purcell
- My Spirit Sang All Day by Finzi
N.B. The day's guided walk along the Usk is now fully booked! Everyone, however, is very welcome to attend the service.