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


Church of the Holy Spirit
28 Heyward Road



William ByrdLaetentur coeli
Charles WoodHail Gladdening Light
Eric WhitacreSleep
Eric WhitacreLux Aurumque
Howard SkemptonRise up, my love
Franz SchubertDie Nacht, D.534
Josef Gabriel RheinbergerAbendlied, Op.69 no.3
Paul MealorShe walks in beauty
Morten LauridsenLux Aeterna
Zoltán KodályEvening Song
Gustav HolstAve Maria, Op.9b
Francisco GuerreroDuo Seraphim à 12
Rebecca DaleIf I Should Go


Karen Kingsley – piano

Renaissance Choir

Programme Note

In this concert Emsworth-based Renaissance Choir is exploring and contrasting bright and effervescent choral music alongside the dark and sombre.

Much of the harmony in this programme is of the contemporary “crunchy” type, where gentle discords provide an appealing and restful backdrop to contemplation. It’s music to de-stress, to relax, to chill.

Music includes Lauridsen’s Lux Aeterna, along with pieces by Eric Whitacre, Paul Mealor, Howard Skempton, Rebecca Dale and others.

Concert pianist Karen Kingsley will accompany the choir.

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