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Past Concert Programmes

 

JUST WILLIAM

2018, LUNCHTIME CONCERT, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

Byrd  O Lord, make thy servant, Elizabeth, our queen

Mundy  Sive vigilem

Cornysh  Ah Robin

Byrd  Emendemus in melius

Byrd  Memento homo

Boyce  Turn thee unto me, O Lord

Sterndale Bennett  Come live with me

Shakespeare, set by Finzi  Fear no more the heat of the sun

Harris  Bring us O Lord God

Walton  A Litany

Walton  What Cheer?

Dufay  Ave regina coelorum

Machaut / RGC Williams  Douce dame joli

Byrd  Attolite portas

CALEDONIAN CONNEXIONS

2018, ST PETER'S CHURCH, STOCKBRIDGE

Robert Carver  Gloria from Missa L’Homme Armé

Anon Departe, departe

Thomas Tallis  When shall my sorrowful sighing

Robert Ramsey  How are the mighty fallen

Pierre Passereau  Il est bel est bon

Cipriano De Rore  Susanne un jour

Thomas Weelkes  O Lord grant the King a long life

Thomas Weelkes  O Lord God Almighty

Trad arr MS Williams The Bonnie Banks o' Loch Lomond

Thomas Crecquillon  Andreas Christi famulus

Felix Mendelssohn  Jagdlied

Edvard Grieg  Ave Maris Stella

James MacMillan  A Child's Prayer

John Kitchen  Lord, by the Spirit

Ralph Vaughan Williams  Ca’ the yowes

Trad arr MS Williams  Will ye no' come back again

Trad arr James Wild  Mhairi's Wedding

Trad arr Roderick Williams/MS Williams  My luve is like a red, red rose

HOME FROM HOME

2017, LUNCHTIME CONCERT, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina  Super flumina Babylonis

Phillipe de Monte  Super flumina Babylonis

William Byrd  Quomodo cantabimus

Heinrich Issac  Innsbruck, ich muß dich lassen

Claudio Monteverdi Nulla impresa, from L’Orfeo

Giacomo Carissimi  Plorate filii Israel, from Jepthe

Josef Rheinberger  Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnunge

Henry R Bishop  Home, sweet home

Trad Scottish, arr MS Williams  Will te no' come back again?

Trad Spiritual, arr M Bartholomew  Steal away

Joseph Twist  How shall we sing in a strange land?

Trad Spiritual, arr A Parker & R Shaw Deep river

Labi Siffre, arr RGC & MS Williams  Something inside so strong

CALEDONIAN CONNEXIONS

2017 DORNOCH CATHEDRAL, FALLS OF SHIN, & CROMARTY

Robert Carver  Gloria from Missa L’Homme Armé

Anon Departe, departe

Thomas Tallis  When shall my sorrowful sighing

Robert Parsons  Ave Maria

Pierre Passereau  Il est bel est bon

Cipriano De Rore  Susanne un jour

Thomas Weelkes  O Lord grant the King a long life

 Thomas Weelkes O Lord God Almighty

 Thomas Weelkes O how amiable are thy dwellings

Thomas Tomkins  Adieu ye city-prisoning towers

John Wilbye  Lady when I behold

Paul Mealor  Lady when I behold

Felix Mendelssohn  Jagdlied

Edvard Grieg  Ave Maris Stella

Hamish MacCunn  O where art thou dreaming

Trad arr Ralph Vaughan Williams  Ca’ the yowes

Trad arr MS Williams  Will ye no' come back again

Trad arr James Wild  Mhairi's Wedding

Trad arr Roderick Williams/MS Williams  My luve is like a red, red rose

BELLS

2016, LUNCHTIME CONCERT, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

Michael East  Quick, quick, away, dispatch

Thomas Vautor  Sweet Suffolk owl

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina  Gloria from Missa Ut Re Mi Fa Sol La

Christopher Tye  Rubum quem viderat Moyes

William Byrd  Tu es Petrus

M White, H Aldrich, W Stonard  Rounds and Catches

Robert Johnson  Full fathom five

Charles Villiers Stanford  Peace, come away

Arthur Sullivan  Brightly dawns our wedding day

Charles Wood  Full fathom five

Ralph Vaughan Williams  Full fathom five

Sergei Rachmaninov  Great Doxology, from All Night Vigil

MUSICAL JOURNEYS

2016, ST PETER’S CHURCH, STOCKBRIDGE, STOCKBRIDGE FESTIVAL

Thomas Weelkes  Thule the period of cosmography

John Taverner  Gloria from Missa Western Wynde

Giaches de Wert  Ascendente Jesu in naviculam

Cristóbal de Morales  Paulus apostolus

Philippe de Monte  Super flumina Babylonis

Trad. Spiritual, arr Adams  Wade in the water

Orlando Lassus  Omnes de Saba

Heinrich Isaac  Innsbruck

Charles Villiers  Stanford Beati quorum via

Ralph Vaughan Williams  The Turtle Dove

Gustav Holst Swansea  Town

Michael Flanders and Donald Swann  The Slow Train

Eric Whitacre  Leonardo dreams of his flying machine

ANGELS

2015, LUNCHTIME CONCERT, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

Richard Dering Factum est silentium

Anon C13 Angelus ad virginem

Tomas Luis da Victoria Quem vidistis pastores

Juan de Esquivel Barahona In paradisum

Juan de Esquivel Barahona Duo Seraphim

Tomas Luis da Victoria Duo Seraphim

Claudio Monteverdi Duo Seraphim

Johannes Brahms Sankt Raphael, from Deutsche Volkslieder

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Hymn to the Trinity
James MacMillan A Child's prayer

William Harris Faire is the heaven

CASCADES

2015, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL, SUPPORTING CASCADES FLOWER FESTIVAL

Hildegard von Bingen  O viridissima virga

Anon C15  There is no rose

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina  Vestiva i colli

Francisco Guererro  Ave Virgo sanctissima

Tomás Luis da Victoria  Vidi speciosam

John Wilbye  Flora gave me fairest flowers

Robin Hodson  There is no rose

Clemens non Papa  Ego flos campi

SING JOYFULLY

2015, DORNOCH CATHEDRAL, SUTHERLAND

William Byrd  Sing joyfully

Josquin de Prez  Regina coeli

Tomás Luis da Victoria  Salve Regina à 8

Maurice Duruflé  Ubi caritas

Serge Rachmaninov  Nunc dimittis

Gustav Holst  Nunc dimittis

Francis George Scott  The Old Fisherman

Trad arr Bantock  O can ye sew cushions

Songs of Yale: arr AE Hall  My Evaline

George Gershwin  arr RGC Williams  Summertime

Trad arr Langford  The Oak and the Ash

Trad arr R Vaughan Williams  Ca’ the yowes

Trad arr RGC Williams  My love is like a red, red rose

TAKE THE HIGH ROAD

A JOURNEY NORTH IN MUSICAL MILESTONES,

2014, HYDE 900 FESTIVAL, ST BARTHOLOMEW'S CHURCH, WINCHESTER

Thomas Weelkes  O Lord, grant the King a long life

Thomas Weelkes  Come, sirrah Jack, ho!

Samuel Sebastian Wesley  Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace

Gerald Finzi  Fear no more the heat of the sun

John Sheppard  Laudem dicite Deo

Orlando Gibbons  Hosanna to the Son of David

Thomas Morley  It was a lover and his lass

Trad, arr Percy Grainger  Brigg Fair

Trad, arr Langford  The Oak and the Ash

Robert Carver  Sanctus, from Missa L'Homme armé

Trad Scottish 16th C  Remember me, my deir

Burns, arr R Vaughan Williams  Ca' the yowes

Burns, arr R Williams  O my Luve is like a red, red rose

THE SEARCH FOR ALFRED THE GREAT

2013, HYDE 900 FESTIVAL, ST BARTHOLOMEW'S CHURCH, WINCHESTER, WITH THE KINGSGATE CONSORT OF VIOLS

William Byrd  Memento homo

John Taverner  Dum transisset à 4

Thomas Tallis  Christ rising again from the dead

William Byrd  Christ rising again from the dead

William Byrd  Fantasy no.2, no 1, in four parts

John Mundy  Were I a king

Orlando Gibbons  What is our life

John Dowland  Courant

Christopher Simpson  Ricercar on 'Bonny Sweet Robin'

John Dowland  Mistresse Nichols Almand

John Dowland  Volta

Benjamin Britten  The Choirmaster’s Burial

Augustin Pfleger  Laudate Pueri

John Dowland  Humour, say (a Dialogue)

MUSICA TRANSATLANTICA

MUSIC SPANNING FIVE CENTURIES, WRITTEN FOR OR INSPIRED BY THE AMERICAS.

2013, LUNCHTIME CONCERT, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla  Gloria from Missa Ave Regina

Juan Esquivel  In paradisum

Henry Loosemore  O Lord increase our faith

Thomas Tomkins  O sing unto the Lord a new song  

Trad, arr Arch, Trant  Kentucky Folk songs

Sergei Rachmaninov  Bogoroditse devo

Benjamin Britten  Hymn to St Cecilia

Trad, from Songs of Yale  Steal away, Slow motion time

Claudio Monteverdi  Sfogava con le stelle

Whitacre  Leonardo dreams of his flying machine

THE QUEENS MUSIC

2013 HYDE 900 FESTIVAL, ST BARTHOLOMEW’S CHURCH, HYDE, WINCHESTER

Robert Parsons  O bone Jesu

Robert White  Regina coeli

Thomas Tallis  O nata lux

William Byrd  O Lord, make thy servant, Elizabeth our queen

John Mundy  Lightly she whipped o'er the dales

John Bennet  All creatures now

Henry Purcell  Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts

Robert Lucas Pearsall  Lay a garland

Edward Elgar  As torrents in summer

Ralph Vaughan Williams  Gloria from Mass in G minor

Benjamin Britten  Hymn to the Virgin

Roderick Williams  Love bade me welcome

Andrew Lloyd Webber  Memory, from ‘Cats’

MUSICA TRANSATLANTICA

MUSIC SPANNING FIVE CENTURIES, WRITTEN FOR OR INSPIRED BY THE AMERICAS.

2012, CONVENTUAL CHURCH OF ST JOHN OF JERUSALEM, LONDON

Padilla  Lamentations

Franco  Christus factus est

Rachmaninov  Bogoroditse devo

Trad, arr Arch, Trant  Kentucky Folk songs

Britten  Hymn to St Cecilia

Esquivel  Duo Seraphim

Esquivel  In paradisum

Trad, arr Bartholomew  Steal away

Take 6/Warren  Come unto me

Trad, arr various  Scarborough Fair

Monteverdi  Sfogava con le stelle

Whitacre  Leonardo dreams of his flying machine

STILL CRACKING THE CODE

2007, LUNCHTIME CONCERT, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

Josquin Dez Prez  Agnus Dei from Missa L’Homme Armé Sexti Toni

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina  Agnus Dei from Missa Papae Marcelli

Pierre Villette  Hymne à la Vierge

Charles Trenet, arr Williams  Boum!

Thomas Tallis  Miserere nostri

William Byrd  Diliges Dominum

Henry Purcell  A Catch by way of Epistle

Scottish trad., arr Bantock  O can ye sew cushions

Giovanni Bassano  Dic nobis Maria

Simon Lole  A song of Mary Magdalene

MAKING WAVES

2005, LUNCHTIME CONCERT, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

William Byrd  All as a sea

Claudio Monteverdi  Ave maris stella

Giaches de Wert  Ascendente Jesu in naviculam

Ralph Vaughan Williams  From Five English folksongs:

  The Dark Eyed Sailor,

  The Lover’s Ghost,

  Just as the Tide was Flowing

Spiritual, arr Adams  Wade in the Water

Traditional, arr JAW  The Mermaid

Charles Trenet, arr C Daniels  La Mer

POWER AND GLORY

2003, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

Sheppard Haec Dies

Taverner  Gloria from Missa Corona Spinea

Tallis  O Nata Lux

Byrd  O Lord, make thy servant

Victoria  Ave Maria

Bruckner  Ave Maria

Tallis  Spem in alium

Byrd  Attolite portas

Josquin des Prez  Inviolata

Monteverdi  Cantate Domino

Williams  Improperia

Spiritual, Arr Chilcott  Didn’t it rain

Spiritual, Arr Adams  Wade in the water

Palestrina  Agnus Dei from Missa Papae Marcelli

CROSSING CONTINENTS

2002, LUNCHTIME CONCERT, WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL

de Padilla  Salve Regina

Weelkes  Thule the period of cosmography

Kodaly  Mountain nights

Trad, arr Grainger  Brigg Fair

Rachmaninov  Ave Maria

Spirituals

  Steal away, arr Bartholomew

  I got a robe, arr RGC Williams ​

  Wade in the water, arr Adams

Siffre, arr RGC & MS Williams – Something inside so strong