Concert Programme

The programmes for our Devon trip are as follows: 

 

Exeter Cathedral, Thursday 31st May, 1.30pm

Weelkes – Alleluia, I heard a voice

Gibbons – Short Service Mag and Nunc

Purcell – O God, thou art my God

Tomkins – O sing unto the Lord a new song

Parsons – Ave Maria

Dunstable – Quam pulchra es (men only)

Handel – O lovely peace (ladies only)

Parry – Never weather beaten sail

Bairstow – Let all mortal flesh keep silence

Mendelssohn – I waited for the Lord

Sumsion – They that go down to the sea in ships

 

St Werburgh’s Church, Wembury, Friday 1st June, 7.30pm

Alle psallite cum luya

Tomkins – O sing unto the Lord

Parsons – Ave Maria

Sumsion – They that go down to the sea in ships

Elgar – The snow (ladies only)

Solo instrumental item

Brahms – O schone Nacht

Brahms – Abendlied

Whitacre – Sleep

Interval

East – Quick, quick away dispatch / No haste but good

Weelkes – Hark all ye lovely saints above

Sullivan – Brightly dawns our wedding day

Trad, arr Bartok – 4 Slovak Folk songs

Trad – Wild mountain thyme

Trad, arr Austin – I sowed the seeds of love

Trad,  arr Morris – Blow away the morning dew

Bartholemew – Me and my shadow (men only)

Bartholemew – Yes, sir, that’s my baby (men only)

Austin – Operatic weather forecast

 

St Mary’s Church, Totnes, Saturday 2nd June, 7.30 pm

This is a joint event with the Lost Sound Dartmoor Folk Choir

 

Both choirs Alle psallite

Gaudeamus – first half set:

Weelkes – Alleluia I heard a voice

Gibbons – Short Service Magnificat

Mendelssohn – I waited for the Lord

Parry – Never weather beaten sail

Bairstow – Let all mortal flesh keep silence

Interval

Both choirsSumer is icumen in

Gaudeamus – second half set:

Weelkes – Hark all ye lovely saints above

East – Quick quick away dispatch/ no haste but good

Trad, arr Bartok – 4  Slovak Folk songs

Brahms – O schone nacht

Whitacre – Sleep

Both choirsWild mountain thyme