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St Mary-le-Bow Church
City of London



Benjamin BrittenHymn to St Cecilia, Op. 27
Tomas Luis de VictoriaO magnum mysterium
Francis PoulencO magnum mysterium, FP 152 no.1
Ola GjeiloSerenity (O magnum mysterium)
Benjamin BrittenA Ceremony of Carols, Op.28


Cara Dawson – harp
Giles Kennedy – cello
Douglas Lee – Conductor

Ariel Consort of London

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Programme Note


The Brandenburg Choral Festival of London welcomes back the Ariel Consort of London to the Autumn Series. This delightful programme will feature three contrasting settings of ‘O Magnum Mysterium’, a responsorial chant from the Matins of Christmas. These will be framed by two of Britten’s masterpieces for choir, ‘A Hymn to St Cecilia’ and ‘A Ceremony of Carols’.

This concert will last approximately one hour without an interval.

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