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

Details

Gresham Centre
Gresham Street
City of London

London
EC2V 7BX
England


Programme

Eric WhitacreLux Aurumque for SATB (Poem by Edward Esch)
Edward ElgarChanson de Matin, Op.15
John WilbyeDraw on, Sweet Night
Orlando GibbonsOut of the Deep
Robert JohnsonFull Fathom Five (The Tempest: Act I Scene 2)
Irving BerlinBlue Skies (arr. Hamilton)
Gustav HolstI Sowed the Seeds of Love
Gustav HolstThere was a Tree, Op.36 no.2
Elway BevinBrowning
Jennifer FowlerThe Apple Tree
Thomas TomkinsAbove the Stars
Samuel BarberSure on this shining night, Op.13 no.3
~ Interval ~
Thomas VautorSweet Suffolk Owl
TraditionalDance to your Daddy (arr. Simmons)
William ByrdThe Nightingale
Josquin DesprezEl Grillo
Heinrich IsaacDer Hund
Max RegerDer Mensch lebt und bestehet nur eine kleine Zeit, Op. 138, no. 1
John BennetAll Creatures Now are Merry-minded
William ByrdIn Nomine no 1
William ByrdIn Nomine no 2
Eric WhitacreSleep

Performers

Chandos Chamber Choir
Chelys Consort of Viols

Programme Note

Celebrating the choir's 30th anniversary with a programme spanning from the Renaissance up to the present day.

The concert is themed around the traditional Biblical story of creation, with songs featuring aspects of each "day".

For some songs we will be accompanied by Chelys Consort of Viols, who will also play a number of pieces.

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