Thaxted Festival Concert

Friday, 30 June 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
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Thaxted Parish Church

This June we return to the Thaxted Festival to perform a selection of choral favourites, including contributions from modern English composers Vaughan Williams, Britten and Giles Swayne.

Programme:

Ave Maria a 8 Alsonso Lobo

Laetentur coeli Byrd

Ave Virgo Sanctissima Guerrero

Organ Solo: Sonata No. 3 in A - Con moto maestoso Mendelssohn

Mass in G Minor Vaughan Williams (Kyrie, Gloria, Credo, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei)

INTERVAL

Kleine Orgelmesse Haydn (Credo, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei)

Organ Solo: Prelude, Fugue and Chaconne BuxWV137 Buxtehude

A Hymn to the Virgin Britten

Magnificat Giles Swayne

Lord, thou hast been our refuge (with Matilda Lloyd, Trumpet) Vaughan Williams

Location

Thaxted Parish Church
24 Watling Street
Thaxted
CM6 2PE
United Kingdom

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