Song of Songs

Settings by Palestrina, Guerrero,
Victoria, Lassus and others with
jazz guitar improvisations by Chris Allard

7pm Sunday 19 March 2017
St Peter ad Vincula, Coggeshall

In Paradisum

Duruflé Requiem, Charpentier Messe des morts, Litanie de la Vierge, Poulenc, Litanies à la Vierge Noire

Sunday 13th November 7pm
St Edmundsbury Cathedral

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A Musical Bestiary

Songs about the animal kingdom from
England, France, Germany and Italy

Sunday 19th June 7pm
The Beth Chatto Gardens

Saturday 25th June 7pm
Layer Marney Tower
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Stabat Mater

Music for Passiontide by Palestrina, Gesualdo, Lotti and Leo (Miserere)
Saturday 19th March 7.30pm
St Teresa’s Church, Clairmont Road, Colchester
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Stille Nacht: a German Christmas

Carols and seasonal music by Brahms, Lassus, Mendelssohn, Praetorius, Reger, Scheidt and Sweelinck
Enjoy glühwein, stollen, lebküchen
Sunday 6th December 6pm
Layer Marney Tower
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ROMAN RIVER MUSIC


DRAW ON SWEET NIGHT…
a short recital of music to end the day
Dvořák, Wilbye, Mendelssohn, Saint-Saëns, Kodaly
Thursday 24th September 9pm
St Martin’s Church, West Stockwell Street, Colchester, CO1 1HN

THE GLORIES OF THE MOOT HALL ORGAN
Popular choir and organ works and two new prizewinning works written specially by local composers
with Tom Bell, organ
Sunday 27th September 5pm
The Moot Hall, High Street, Colchester, CO1 1PJ

MIDSUMMER RECITALS


BENEATH THE GREEN TREES
midsummer music
inspired by nature
Dvořák, Wilbye, Mendelssohn,
Elgar and Saint-Saëns

Saturday 20th June 6.30pm
The Place for Plants
East Bergholt CO7 6UP

Sunday 21st June 3pm
St Peter’s Church
Boxted CO4 5SU

Sunday 21st June 7pm
The Beth Chatto Gardens
Elmstead Market CO7 7DB

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When David Heard… music for a lost prince


A concert of music for choir and viols with works by Ramsey, Ward, Weelkes, Dering and Tomkins written to mark the untimely death of Henry, Prince of Wales in 1612.

Saturday 18th April 7pm
St Peter’s Church
North Hill,
Colchester CO2 1PG

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Blow the Trumpet


Music to celebrate St Cecilia’s day for choir, brass, organ and piano from Lassus, Gabrieli, Philips, Kodaly (Laudes Organi), Peeters and Emile Naoumoff’s Concerto Sacré (UK première)

with Kensington Brass

Saturday 22nd November 7pm
St Edmundsbury Cathedral
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Sacred and Profane



European choral music
including Allegri’s Miserere & Stanford’s The Bluebird

Saturday 21st June 3pm
recital: tickets £8
St Barnabas’ Church, Alphamstone CO8 5HE
phone:01787 269464

Saturday 21st June 7pm
concert: tickets £10
St John the Baptist Church, Finchingfield CM7 4NW
phone 01371 810232
email: timrb@spainshall.co.uk.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Sunday 22nd June 7.30pm
concert: tickets £12.50
Holy Trinity Church, Chrishall SG8 8QU
phone 01763 837272/838122
email: neil@nmarshall.com

Sunday 29th June 2.30pm
concert: tickets £10
St Leonards Church, Lexden CO3 4BL
phone Parish Office 01206 575565
email: admin@stleonardslexden.org.uk

Sunday 29th June 6.30pm
recital: tickets £10 (students £5)
St Peter’s Church, Boxted CO4 5SU
phone Jasper Hunt 01206 322098
or 07803 085206
email: jasperhunt@btinternet.com