Song of Songs


Song of Songs
7pm Sunday 19 March 2017
St Peter ad Vincula, Coggeshall
Settings by Palestrina, Guerrero,
Victoria, Lassus, and others with
jazz guitar improvisations by Chris Allard
(click on image to view programme)

In Paradisum


In Paradisum
Sunday 13th November 2016 7pm
St Edmundsbury Cathedral
Duruflé Requiem, Charpentier Messe des morts, Litanie de la Vierge, Poulenc Litanies à la Vierge Noire
(click on image to view programme)

A Musical Bestiary


A Musical Bestiary
Sunday 19th June 2016 7pm
The Beth Chatto Gardens
Saturday 25th June 2016 7pm
Layer Marney Tower
Songs about the animal kingdom from England, France, Germany, and Italy
(click on image to view programme)

Stabat Mater


Stabat Mater
Saturday 19th March 2016 7.30pm
St Teresa’s Church, Clairmont Road, Colchester
Music for Passiontide by Palestrina, Gesualdo, Lotti, and Leo (Miserere)
(click on image to view programme)

ROMAN RIVER MUSIC


Draw on Sweet Night…
Thursday 24th September 2015 9pm
St Martin’s Church, West Stockwell Street, Colchester, CO1 1HN
a short recital of music to end the day
Dvořák, Wilbye, Mendelssohn, Saint-Saëns, Kodaly

The Glories of the Moot Hall Organ
Sunday 27th September 2015 5pm
The Moot Hall, High Street, Colchester, CO1 1PJ
Popular choir and organ works and two new prizewinning works written specially by local composers with Tom Bell, organ

Beneath the Green Trees


Beneath the Green Trees
Saturday 20th June 2015 6.30pm
The Place for Plants, East Bergholt CO7 6UP

Sunday 21st June 2015 3pm
St Peter’s Church, Boxted CO4 5SU
Sunday 21st June 2015 7pm
The Beth Chatto Gardens, Elmstead Market CO7 7DB

Midsummer music inspired by nature by Dvořák, Wilbye, Mendelssohn, Elgar, and Saint-Saëns
(click on image to view programme)

Blow the Trumpet


Blow the Trumpet
Saturday 22nd November 2014 7pm
St Edmundsbury Cathedral
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
(click on image to download programme pdf)

Sacred and Profane


Sacred and Profane
Saturday 21st June 2014 3pm
St Barnabas’ Church, Alphamstone CO8 5HE
recital: tickets £8
phone: 01787 269464

Saturday 21st June 2014 7pm
St John the Baptist Church, Finchingfield CM7 4NW
concert: tickets £10
phone: 01371 810232
email: timrb@spainshall.co.uk.

Sunday 22nd June 2014 7.30pm
Holy Trinity Church, Chrishall SG8 8QU
concert: tickets £12.50
phone 01763 837272/838122
email: neil@nmarshall.com

Sunday 29th June 2014 2.30pm
St Leonards Church, Lexden CO3 4BL
concert: tickets £10
phone: Parish Office 01206 575565
email: admin@stleonardslexden.org.uk

Sunday 29th June 2014 6.30pm
St Peter’s Church, Boxted CO4 5SU
recital: tickets £10 (students £5)
phone Jasper Hunt 01206 322098 or 07803085206
email: jasperhunt@btinternet.com

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