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Summer Concert 2020. The French Connection

Works from Operas on both sides of the Channel around the beginning of the 1700's :

Jean-Philippe Rameau :
Les Indes Galantes - extracts:
Brillant Soleil (Brilliant Sun) - Forêts Paisibles (Peaceful Forests) - Choeur des sauvages (choir of the savages)

Henry Purcell :
Dido's Lament, 'With Drooping Wings'. With solo: 'Thy Hand Belinda', When I am Laid',  (From Dido and Aeneas)
'I was Glad, when they said unto me' - (Anthem for the coronation of James II)

'Hush No More, be silent' - (From the opera, The Fairy Queen)

And from both sides of the Channel in the 20th Century.

Gabriel Faure : Requiem - (complete)
Lili Boulanger : Pie Jesu - (from, Sacred Choruses, Edited by John Rutter)
Edward Elgar : 'Ave, Mary!' The Angelus (Tuscany)

 We will be using the Sacred Choruses book edited by John Rutter for our Come and Sing day on March 14th 2020.

Copies will be available for hire on the day, but if you wish to buy your own, click on the link below:

Sacred Choruses Book    Sacred Choruses Offer    

Click of this link to buy Sacred Choruses from Ackerman Music: Buy Sacred Choruses

Sacred Choruses we will be singing to include:

The Spirit of the Lord (The Apostles), Elgar

Hallelujah (Messiah), Handel

The heavens are telling the glory of God (The Creation), Haydn

Lacrimosa, Mozart

I was glad when they said unto me, Parry 

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Workshops and occasional rehearsals are held at:

Warminster Baptist Church
North Row 
BA12 9AD

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