Yeovil Chamber Choir

Yeovil Chamber Choir / Events / Wed 22 Nov to Wed 06 Dec 2017 (2 weeks)

Light Out of Darkness: German and English music from the Reforma

Light Out of Darkness: German and English music from the Reforma

Yeovil Chamber Choir and Axminster chamber Choir will be performing a concert entitled “Light Out of Darkness: German and English music to celebrate the Reformation” on Wednesday 22 November 2017 @ 19:30 in Cheap Street Church, Sherborne DT9 3BJ. Two of the composers featured are Hieronymus Praetorius and Orlando Gibbons. The concert will be directed by our Musical Director, Peter Parshall. Peter Lea-Cox is Guest Organist for the evening and will accompany the choir in certain items as well as perform two solo pieces.

Johann Walter: Ein feste Burg
Martin Luther: Non moriar sed vivam
Johann Walter: Wir glauben all an einen Gott
Michael Praetorius: Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen
Heinrich Schutz: Kyrie, Gott, Vater SWV 420
Hieronymous Praetorius: Magnificat quinti toni (with interpolated Christmas carols)

Thomas Tallis: If ye love me
Christopher Tye: O God be merciful
William Mundy: O Lord the maker of all thing
William Byrd: Teach me, O Lord
Orlando Gibbons: See, see the Word is incarnate
Edmund Hooper: Behold, it is Christ
Orlando Gibbons: O clap your hands together

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Event Location

Cheap Street Church

Cheap Street, Sherborne

Telephone: 01935 425 383

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