with Paul Spicer
22nd – 28th July 2018
Abbey Dore Week, 22nd – 28th July 2018
On both Tuesday and Thursday evenings, the Consort will sing the beautiful service of Compline.
Tuesday 24th July, 8.45 pm – Dore Abbey (No charge)
Mark Opstad will give a recital of early English organ music.
|Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656)||Voluntary|
|Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)||Fantasia of Four Parts|
|Henry Purcell (1659-1695)||Voluntary in D minor for Double Organ|
|William Croft (1678- 1727)||Voluntary in A minor for Double Organ|
|John Stanley (1713-1786)||Voluntary in D minor, Allegro – Adagio – Allegro|
9.15 pm – The service of Compline, sung by the ECE Consort and directed by the ECE conducting students.
Thursday 26th July, 9.15 pm – Dore Abbey
The service of Compline, sung by the ECE Consort and directed by the ECE conducting students.
Friday 27th July, 9.00 pm – Dore Abbey
Concert given by the ECE Scholars. Tickets available on the door – £8.00
|Leo Brouwer||Canciones Amatorias|
|Juan Ponce||Todo mi Bien e Perdido|
|Alberto Ginastera||The Lamentations of Jeremiah|
|Heitor Villa-Lobos||Ave Maria (1932)|
|Heitor Villa-Lobos||Duas Lendas Ameríndias em Nheengatu|
|Francisco López Capillas||Cui Luna, Sol, et omnia|
|Francisco López Capillas||Alleluia: Dic Nobis, Maria|
|Juan de Lienás||Lamentatio in Coena Domini|
|Beatriz Corona||Solo de Guitarra|
Saturday, 28 July, 7.30 pm – Dore Abbey
Tickets available on the door – £8.00
In the climax of the week’s events, Paul Spicer directs the ECE choir in a performance that will feature the works learned in the week.
Abigail Broughton (Soprano) & Philip Lancaster (Baritone)
|Sir Thomas Armstrong||A Passer-by|
|Adrian Batten||O Sing Joyfully|
|Benjamin Britten||Hymn to St. Peter|
|Benjamin Britten||A Hymn of St. Columba|
|Sir George Dyson||Hierusalem|
|Gerald Finzi||Three Short Elegies|
|George Kirbye||Vox in Rama|
|Peter Philips||Surgens Jesus|
|Eric Wetherell||Shall I compare thee|
|Eric Wetherell||Westminster Bridge|