Canterbury Cathedral Girls' Choir
Directed by David Newsholme

Thursday 22nd November 2018, 7:30pm

Founded in 2014, Canterbury Cathedral Girls’ Choir perform various services and events of significance in the Cathedral. They have appeared on television and radio including performing live on BBC’s The One Show and ITV’s This Morning and have recorded two albums - a Christmas disc for Decca Records in 2017 and ‘Great Cathedral Anthems’ in 2018 on Signum Classics.

They present a programme spanning France, Germany and England between the 17th and 20th Centuries, including works by Couperin, Bach, Quilter, Britten topped of with some classic Bergman and Coward.

PROGRAMME

FRANÇOIS COUPERIN: Lauda Sion
GUILLAUME GABRIEL NIVERS: Quam pulchra es
LOUIS-NICOLAS CLÉRAMBAULT: Domine ante te
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: Schlummert ein (BWV 82)
FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Laudate pueri (op. 39, no. 2i)
JOHN IRELAND: Ex ore innocentium
CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD:  A song of wisdom (op. 113) 
INTERVAL
HENRY PURCELL: Music for a while
ROGER QUILTER: Three Shakespeare Songs
1.       Come away, death
2.       O mistress mine
3.       Blow, blow, thou winter wind
TRAD, ARR. BENJAMIN BRITTEN: O waly, waly
TRAD, ARR. BENJAMIN BRITTEN: The Plough Boy
ALAN & MARILYN BERGMAN: What are you doing the rest of your life?
NOËL COWARD: The party’s over now

https://www.canterbury-cathedral.org/worship/choir/girls-choir/

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