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HALIFAX, WEST YORKSHIRE, UK

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HALIFAX CHAMBER CHOIR

PROGRAMME DECEMBER 5TH 2015

PART 1

The Holly and the Ivy English traditional carol, arr. H.Walford Davies

O Little Town of Bethlehem English traditional carol arr.David Willcocks

There Is No Rose John Joubert

A Boy was Born Benjamin Britten

Angels from the Realms of Glory arr. Reginald Jacques

Hark! the Herald Angels Sing Felix Mendelssohn, arr. David Willcocks

Away in a Manger William J. Kirkpatrick, arr. David Willcocks

O Magnum Mysterium Morten Lauridsen

PART 2

While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night arr. David Willcocks

It Came upon the Midnight Clear

Ding! Dong! Merrily on High 16th Century French Melody arr. Mac Willberg

Ring Out, Wild Bells by Alfred, Lord Tennyson (Reader: Angela Jarman)

Deck the Hall Welsh traditional carol, arr. David Willcocks

The First Nowell English traditional carol, arr. David Willcocks

Here is the Little Door Herbert Howells

Good King Wenceslas Tune from Piae Cantiones, arr. Reginald Jacques

God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen English traditional carol, arr. David Willcocks

O Come, All Ye Faithful John F. Wade , arr. David Willcocks

We Wish You a Merry Christmas Traditional West Country carol, arr. Arthur Warell

PROGRAMME JUNE 25 2016

 

Benedictus Dominus (LWV.64/2) by Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687)

Dixit Dominus (H.197) by Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704)

Laboravi clamans (RCT.16) by Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764)

Deus noster refugium (RCT.13) by Jean-Philippe Rameau

Plaude laetare Gallia (LWV.37) by Jean-Baptiste Lully

PROGRAMME JANUARY 7 2017

 

Gregorian Chant Ecce nomen Domini

arr David Wilcocks Angelus ad virginem

arr Elizabeth Poston The boar’s head carol

Jacob Handl Gallus O magnum mysterium

William Byrd O magnum mysterium

Michael Pretorius Psallite Unigenito

attrb to Dietrich Buxtehude Magnificat

John Goss See amid the winter’s snow

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Hark! The herald angels sing

Ralph Vaughan Williams The blessed Son of God

Damijan Mocnik Hodie Christus Natus Est

John Gardner Tomorrow Shall be my Dancing Day

John Rutter What Sweeter Music Can we Bring

PROGRAMME MAY 20 2017

 

Now is the month of maying Thomas Morley (1558-1603)

Flora gave me fairest flowers John Wilbye (1574-1638)

A spotless Rose Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Ave Virgo sanctissima Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)

Ave maris stella Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)

Bogoroditsye Dyevo (from All-night vigil) Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943)

Salve Regina Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

Ave Maria Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)

Lay a garland Robert Pearsall (1795-1856)

Spring Winds and Spring Flowers Matthew Brown

Les chansons des roses Morten Lauridsen (1943-)

My love dwelt in a Northern land Edward Elgar (1857-1934)

PROGRAMME  NOVEMBER 12 2017

 

Call to Remembrance Richard Farrant (c.1530-1580)

Requiem Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)

We will remember them Edward Elgar (1857-1934)

Justorum Animae William Byrd (c.1539-1623)

Wie liegt die Stadt Rudolf Mauersberger (1889-1971)

If ye Love Me Thomas Tallis (1505-1585)

PROGRAMME MARCH 27 2018

 

God so loved the world by Bob Chilcott (b.1955)

Christus factus est by Felice Anerio (1560-1614)

Christus factus est by Anton Bruckner (1824-1896)

Crux fidelis by John IV, King of Portugal (1604-1656)

Five lenten motets by Antonin Tucapsky (1928-2014)

INTERVAL

Ave verum Corpus by W.A.Mozart (1756-1791)

Adoramus te, Christe by Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594)

O vos omnes by T. L. De Victoria (1548-1611)

O vos omnes by Pablo Casals (1876-1973)

Miserere mei by Grzegorz Miskiewicz (b1969)

Psalm 43 by Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

PROGRAMME MAY 19 2018

 

All creatures now John Bennet (c.1575-after 1614)

Lerchengesang (The lark) Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Il bianco e dolce cigno Jacques Arcadelt (c.1507-1568)

The silver swan Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

The ape, the monkey and baboon Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623)

Capricciata e Contrappunto bestiale alla mente Adriano Banchieri (1567-1634)

The long day closes Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900)

PROGRAMME OCTOBER 20 2018

 

Laudate Dominum by W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)

Set me as a seal upon thine heart by William Walton (1902-1983)

Behold, O God our defender by Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Ubi caritas by Maurice Durufle (1887-1968)

Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace by Samuel Wesley (1810-1876)

Hear my prayer, O Lord by Henry Purcell (1659-1695)

Psalm 23 - The Lord is my shepherd by Franz Schubert (1798-1828)

I was glad by Hubert Parry (1848-1918)

Coronation Anthems by G.F.Handel (1685-1759)

I Zadok the priest

II Let thy hand be strengthened

III The King shall rejoice

IV My heart is inditing

PROGRAMME FEBRUARY 2 2019

 

O nata lux by Thomas Tallis

O magnum mysterium by Morten Lauridsen

When to the temple Mary went by Johannes Eckart

Senex puerum portabat by Thomas Luis de Victoria

Nunc Dimittis by Thomas Luis de Victoria

Nunc Dimittis by William Byrd

Ninja otpushchayeshi by Alexander Arkhangelsky

Nunc dimittis by Daniel Bath

Adorna thalamum by Orlando di Lasso

Diffusa est gratia by Giovanni Pierlugi da Palestrina

Ecce novum by Ola Gjeilo

Draw on sweet night by John Wilbye

Blow, blow thou winter wind by John Rutter

In the bleak midwinter by Gustav Holst

In the bleak midwinter by Harold Darke

Midwinter by Bob Chilcott

Lux Arumque by Eric Whitacre

Do you hear what I hear arr. by Harry Simeone