The Choir of Ayrshire Voices: Dido & Aeneas
Saturday 21 April
Opera by Henry Purcell in concert performance
Together with music by Bach and Handel
Holy Trinity Church, Fullarton Street, Ayr, KA7 1UB
Saturday 21st April, 7.30pm
From: Marilyn de Blieck at
The Song Studio
180 Main Street
Prestwick, KA9 1PG
telephone: 01292 738153
mobile: 07730 437 984
Aeneas, a prince of Troy, escapes the city`s destruction by the Greek Armies and sails to carthage in North Africa.
Carthage`s ruler, Queen Dido, is drawn to Aeneas but reluctant, for reasons of state, to act on her feelings.
Persuaded by Aeneas and her own advisors, Dido embarks on a passionate love affair with the Trojan prince.
But fate, assisted by Dido`s enemies, has its own plans...