Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Canongate Kirk
153 Canongate


Orlando GibbonsWhat is our life!
William ByrdMass for 4 Voices
Thomas MorleyIt was a lover and his lass (As you like it: Act V Scene 3)
William ByrdCome, woeful Orpheus
Nathaniel GilesTibi soli peccavi
Robert JohnsonFull Fathom Five (The Tempest: Act I Scene 2)
Orlando GibbonsLift up your heads
~ Interval ~
Antonio BicciCandide perle
William ByrdReges Tharsis
William ByrdWhy Do I Use My Paper Ink and Pen?
Robert JonesFarewell, dear heart
Ralph Vaughan WilliamsO mistress mine
Ralph Vaughan WilliamsOver hill, over dale
Orlande de LassusUn jour vis
Thomas MorleyThou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts


Edinburgh University Renaissance Singers

Programme Note

The Edinburgh University Renaissance singers mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare with a programme of music inspired by his plays, interspersed with pieces which would have been performed during his lifetime.

Edinburgh University Renaissance Singers with Dr Noel O'Regan, director

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