Concert at St John's: Faire is the Heaven

Monday, 19 March 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
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As we prepare for our tour to Hong Kong and Singapore, we present a selection from our tour concert programme that includes some of the finest music in the choral repertoire.

Locus Iste Anton Bruckner
Jubilate Deo Benjamin Britten
Justorum animae C. V. Stanford
Organ Solo by James Anderson-Besant: Finale (Symphony No. 6) Charles-Marie Widor
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (Gloucester Service) Herbert Howells
Sing, my soul, his wondrous love Ned Rorem
God is gone up Gerald Finzi


Hymn of the Cherubim Sergei Rachmaninoff
Salve Regina Francis Poulenc
Gloria (Missa Brevis) Jonathan Dove
Organ Solo played by Glen Dempsey: Paean Herbert Howells
Faire is the Heaven William Harris
Jesu, grant me this I pray Christopher Robinson
Blest pair of sirens C. H. H. Parry

Tickets available at the ADC Box Office (01223 300085)

Here's James Anderson-Besant, our Junior Organ Scholar, playing the finale to Widor's Sixth Organ Symphony which will feature at the concert:


St John's College Chapel
St John's Street
United Kingdom

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The Choir travels to the Far East for two concerts in Hong Kong and Singapore, with a programme entitled 'Faire is the Heaven'. There will be a pre-tour performance in the College Chapel

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