with Paul Spicer
23rd – 29th July 2017
Abbey Dore Week, 23rd – 29th July 2017
On both Tuesday and Thursday evenings, the Consort will sing the beautiful service of Compline.
Tuesday 25th July, 8.15 pm – Dore Abbey
Mark Opstad will give a recital of piano music – No charge.
The service of Compline will follow, sung by the ECE Consort and directed by the ECE conducting students.
Thursday 27th July, 9.15 pm – Dore Abbey
The service of Compline, sung by the ECE Consort and directed by the ECE conducting students.
Friday 28th July, 9.00 pm – Dore Abbey
Concert given by the ECE Scholars. Tickets available on the door – £7.00
|James MacMillan||Mitte Manum Tuam|
|Kenneth Leighton||Missa Brevis (5 movements)|
|Arvo Pärt||Bogoróditse Djévo|
|Sally Beamish||Bird Year (2 – 4 movements, TBC)|
|Robert Ashley||She Was a Visitor|
Saturday, 29 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.
Harriet Harper (Soprano) & Philip Lancaster (Baritone)
|Byrd||O quam gloriosum|
|Weelkes||O Lord arise|
|John Blow||God is our hope and strength|
|Harold Darke||An Hymn of Heavenly Beauty|
|John Joubert||This is the gate of the Lord|
|John Joubert||There is no rose|
|John Joubert||O Lorde, the maker of al thing|
|Will Todd||The Lord is my shepherd|
|Bob Chilcott||Pachelbel’s Canon (Rosa Mystica)|
|Vaughan Williams||O Clap your Hands|
|Howells||Collegium Regale (for Consort only)|