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Sing joyfully
An evening of wonderful a capella choral music which will include Byrd, Bruckner, madrigals and spirituals, and feature works by exciting contemporary Canadian composer Sarah Quartel.
St George's Church, Colegate
29 Jun 2019

O Clap Your Hands TogetherOrlando Gibbons (c.1583 – 1625)
Justorum AnimaeWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Sing JoyfullyWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Locus IsteAnton Bruckner (1824 - 1896)
Ave MariaAnton Bruckner (1824 - 1896)
Jesu, the Very Thought of TheeEdward Bairstow (1874 - 1946)
I Sat Down Under His ShadowEdward Bairstow (1874 - 1946)
Ubi CaritasMorten Lauridsen (b.1943)
How Can I Keep From SingingSarah Quartel (b.1982)
Fair PhyllisJohn Farmer (c.1570 – c.1601)
The Silver SwanOrlando Gibbons (c.1583 – 1625)
Now is the Month of MayingThomas Morley (c.1557 - 1602)
Sing, My ChildSarah Quartel (b.1982)
Voice on the WindSarah Quartel (b.1982)
I Will Be with YouSarah Quartel (b.1982)
Wade in the Waterarr. Norman Luboff (1917 - 1987)
Elijah Rockarr. Moses Hogan (1957 - 2003)

Wisteria concert
St Giles Church, Norwich
10 May 2019

Sing JoyfullyWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
If Ye Love MeThomas Tallis (1505 - 1585)
Ave Verum CorpusWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Beati Quorum ViaCharles Villiers Stanford (1852 - 1924)
God So Loved the WorldJohn Stainer (1840 - 1901)
Bogoroditsye DyevoSergei Rachmaninov (1873 - 1943)
Ubi CaritasOla Gjeilo (b.1978)
I Sat DownEdward Bairstow (1874 - 1946)
Sing We Praises Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990)
The BluebirdCharles Villiers Stanford (1852 - 1924)
Who Shall Have My Lady Fair?Robert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Fair PhyllisJohn Farmer (c.1570 – c.1601)
Sing We and Chant ItThomas Morley (c.1557 - 1602)
The Long Day ClosesArthur Sullivan (1842 – 1900)
WiegenliedJohannes Brahms (1833 - 1897), arr. Robin Gritton
Tea For TwoVincent Youmans arr. Peter Gritton
Let's Do ItCole Porter (1891 - 1964), arr. David Blackwell

Steal Away
A Spring concert of spirituals and classical repertoire by Mendelssohn, Fauré and Mozart with soprano soloist Sarahjane Stephen. Featuring Tippett’s soulful and reflective "Five Negro Spirituals" from "A Child of our Time" and Rutter’s uplifting "Feel the Spirit" collection. Directed by Duncan Barlow.
United Reformed Church, Princes Street, Norwich
30 Mar 2019

Cantique De Jean RacineGabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924)
Laudate DominumW.A. Mozart (1756 - 1791)
Hear My PrayerFelix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1847)
Five Negro Spirituals Michael Tippett (1905 - 1998)
Steal Away
Nobody Knows
Go Down, Moses
By and By
Deep River
Wade in the Waterarr. Norman Luboff (1917 - 1987)
Hold Onarr. Moses Hogan (1957 - 2003)
Elijah Rockarr. Moses Hogan (1957 - 2003)
Feel the Spirit John Rutter (b.1945)
Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho
Steal Away
I Got a Robe
Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child
Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit
Deep River
When the Saints Go Marching In

Christmas concert in aid of MAP
St Peter Mancroft Church
22 Dec 2018

Peace is Born on EarthFraser Wilson
Once in Royal David’s CityH. J. Gauntlett, harm. A. H. Mann
O Magnum MysteriumFrancis Poulenc (1899 - 1963)
Virga JesseAnton Bruckner (1824 - 1896)
O Little Town of BethlehemEnglish traditional, arr. R. Vaughan Williams, descant by Thomas Armstrong
Bethlehem DownPeter Warlock
For Him All Stars Have ShoneBob Chilcott (b.1955)
In the Bleak MidwinterRichard Allain (b.1965)
The First NowellTrad. English arr. David Willcocks
Lux ArumqueEric Whitacre (b.1970)
The Lute Book LullabyPeter Wills
O Come, All Ye Faithful18th century anon., arr. David Willcocks
Shepherd’s Pipe CarolJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Next Year’s ChristmasRichard Allain (b.1965)
Hark the Herald Angels SingFelix Mendelssohn, text by Charles Wesley

Abendlied - Autumn songs
Music by Stanford, Brahms, Bruckner and Rheinberger, Richard Allain, Phillip Moore and Eric Whitacre
St Peter Mancroft Church
17 Nov 2018

AbendliedJosef Rheinberger
Three Latin Motets Charles Villiers Stanford (1852 - 1924)
Justorum Animae
Coelos Ascendit Hodie
Beati Quorum Via
Geistliches LiedJohannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)
Locus IsteAnton Bruckner (1824 - 1896)
Os JustiAnton Bruckner (1824 - 1896)
Christus Factus EstAnton Bruckner (1824 - 1896)
How Lovely Are Thy DwellingsJohannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)
For Lo, I Raise UpCharles Villiers Stanford (1852 - 1924)
All Wisdom Cometh from the LordPhilip Moore
A Boy and a GirlEric Whitacre (b.1970)
The Seal LullabyEric Whitacre (b.1970)
Water NightEric Whitacre (b.1970)
Cana's GuestRichard Allain (b.1965)
Evening HymnHenry Balfour Gardiner

Music for a Summer's Evening
at the Whinburgh Music Festival
St Mary's Church, Whinburgh
23 Jun 2018

O Sing JoyfullyAdrian Batten (1591 - 1637)
Ave Verum Corpus William Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
When David Heard Thomas Tomkins (1572 - 1656)
Faire is the Heaven William Harris (1883 - 1973)
The Blue Bird Charles Villiers Stanford (1852 - 1924)
A Boy and a Girl Eric Whitacre (b.1970)
Water NightEric Whitacre (b.1970)
Londonderry Air Traditional Irish arranged by Bob Chilcott
The Long Day Closes Arthur Suillivan (1842 - 1900)
Over the Rainbow Harold Arlen (1905 - 1986) arr. Guy Turner
Night and Day Cole Porter (1891 - 1964), arr. Andrew Carter
A Little Jazz Mass Bob Chilcott (b.1955)
Kyrie
Gloria
Sanctus
Benedictus
Agnus Dei
Birthday Madrigals John Rutter (b.1945)
It Was a Lover and His Lass
Draw On, Sweet Night
Come Live with Me
My True Love Hath My Heart
When Daisies Pied

Ubi caritas
Classic choral works from composers including Tallis, Gesualdo, Bruckner, Stanford, Rachmaninov, Duruflé, Britten, Laurisden and Gjeilo
United Reformed Church, Norwich
24 Mar 2018

Ubi CaritasPlainsong
Ubi CaritasMaurice Duruflé (1902 - 1986)
Music for Lent
Remember Not, Lord, Our OffencesHenry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Have Mercy on Us, O My Lord from Four Motets: Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990)
O Lord, in Thy WrathOrlando Gibbons (c.1583 – 1625)
Setting the Psalms
Psalm 100Felix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1847)
Beati Quorum ViaCharles Villiers Stanford (1852 - 1924)
Sing Ye Praises to Our KingAaron Copland (1900 - 1990)
Music for Passiontide
Salvator MundiThomas Tallis (1505 - 1585)
O Vos OmnesCarlo Gesualdo (1566 - 1613)
God So Loved the WorldJohn Stainer (1840 - 1901)
Ubi CaritasOla Gjeilo (b.1978)
Three Hymns to Mary
A Hymn to the VirginBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Ave MariaAnton Bruckner (1824 - 1896)
Bogoroditsye DyevoSergei Rachmaninov (1873 - 1943)
Three Spirituals
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotTarik O’Regan (b.1978)
Give Me Jesusarr. Moses Hogan (1957 - 2003)
Let the Heav’n Light Shine on Mearr. Moses Hogan (1957 - 2003)
Ubi Caritas Et AmorMorten Lauridsen (b.1943)

Candlelit Christmas Concert
In aid of MAP – Mancroft Advice Project
St Peter Mancroft Church
23 Dec 2017

Gallery CarolJohn Gardner
Sussex CarolEnglish trad. arr David Willcocks
The Blessed Son of GodRalph Vaughan Williams (1872 - 1958)
Just Another Stararr. Peter Gritton
O Little Town of BethlehemEnglish traditional, arr. R. Vaughan Williams, descant by Thomas Armstrong
Away in a MangerTrad. Normandy tune arr. Reginald Jacques
Lute-Book LullabyPeter Wills (written for Viva Voce Singers, first performance)
Mary's Boy ChildJester Hairston, arr. Peter Gritton
God Rest You Merry, GentlemenEnglish traditional, arr David Willcocks
The Three KingsJonathan Dove (b.1959)
Unto Us is Born a SonFrom Piae Cantiones, arr. David Willcocks
O Come, All Ye Faithful18th century anon., arr. David Willcocks
Merry ChristmasPeter Wills (written for Viva Voce Singers, first performance)

Autumn concert
Sacred anthems by Edward C. Bairstow; Secular works by John Gardner, Jean Sibelius and Zoltán Kodály
St Peter Mancroft Church
18 Nov 2017

Sacred AnthemsEdward Bairstow (1874 - 1946)
Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence
Blessed City, Heavenly Salem
I Sat Down Under His Shadow
As Moses Lifted Up the Serpent
Jesu, the Very Thought of Thee
Sing Ye to the Lord
Though I Speak with the Tongues of Men
From "Five Philanders"John Gardner (1917 - 2011)
Rejection
Parting
Falsehood
Contentment
Rakastava Op. 14Jean Sibelius (1865 - 1957)
Mátra PicturesZoltán Kodály (1882 - 1967)

12 Towers Festival Concert
St Agnes Church, Cawston
10 Jun 2017

Cantate GloriaAlan Bullard
Sing JoyfullyWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Alleluia. Cognoverunt DiscipuliWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
RakastavaJean Sibelius (1865 - 1957)
Mátra PicturesZoltán Kodály (1882 - 1967)
Three Folksongs Grayston Ives (b.1948)
1. Buy Broom Besoms
2. The Lark in the Clear Air
3. The Tailor and the Mouse
Calme Des NuitsCamille Saint-Seans
NachtliedMax Reger
WiegenliedJohannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)
Country GardensEnglish trad. arr. Peter Gritton
Counting Up My ToesDavid Cullen
The GoslingsFrederick Bridge
Stranger in ParadiseWright & Forest after Borodin arr. Peter Gritton
Autumn LeavesJoseph Kosma arr. Andrew Carter
Summer TimeGeorge & Ira Gershwin arr. Roderick Williams

Songs of Longing, Lullabies and Goodbyes
An evening of a capella music
St Stephen's Church, Norwich
11 Mar 2017

Calme Des NuitsCamille Saint-Saens
The Silver SwanTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Adieu, Sweet AmaryllisJohn Wilbye (1574 - 1638)
Draw on Sweet NightJohn Wilbye (1574 - 1638)
Counting Up My ToesDavid Cullen
NachtliedMax Reger
Parting FriendsNorth American Trad. arr. John G. McCurry
ShenandoahAmerican Trad. arr. James Erb
The Long Day ClosesArthur Sullivan
Stranger in ParadiseWright/Forrest after Borodin arr. Peter Gritton
WiegenliedJohannes Brahms (1833 - 1897), arr. Robin Gritton
Canon (Rosa Mystica)Johann Pachelbel arr. Bob Chilcott
A Good-NightRichard Rodney Bennett (1936 - 2012)
My Love Dwelt in a Northern LandEdward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
Lay a GarlandRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Autumn LeavesJoseph Kosma arr. Andrew Carter
She Was BeautifulStanley Myers arr. Roderick Williams
We Shall Walk Through the Valley in PeaceAfrican-American Spiritual arr. Moses Hogan

Candlelit Christmas Concert
In aid of MAP – Mancroft Advice Project
St Peter Mancroft Church
17 Dec 2016

Jesus Christ the Apple TreeElizabeth Poston
Up! Good Christen Folk, and Listenfrom Piae Cantiones, arr. G. R. Woodward
Away in a MangerW. J. Kirkpatrick, arr. David Wilcocks
Carol of the BellsMykola Leontovych, trad. Ukranian melody
Once in Royal David's CityH. J. Gauntlett, harm. A. H. Mann
A Christmas CarolHungarian traditional, arr. Zoltán Kodály (1882 - 1967)
Love Came Down at ChristmasAlexander L'Estrange
Ding Dong! Merrily on HighTraditional French, harm. Charles Wood
O Little Town of BethlehemEnglish trad. arr. R. Vaughan Williams
Mary's Boy ChildJester Hairston, arr. Peter Gritton
The Three KingsPeter Cornelius, arr. Ivor Atkins
Follow That StarPeter Gritton
O Come, All Ye Faithful18th century anon., arr. David Willcocks
My Lord Has ComeWill Todd

Listen Sweet Dove
Works by Samuel Sebastian Wesley (1810-1876) and Grayston Ives (b. 1948)
St Peter Mancroft Church
19 Nov 2016

Ascribe Unto the LordSamuel Sebastian Wesley (1810 - 1876)
Thou Wilt Keep Him in Perfect PeaceSamuel Sebastian Wesley (1810 - 1876)
Wash Me ThroughlySamuel Sebastian Wesley (1810 - 1876)
O God, Whose NatureSamuel Sebastian Wesley (1810 - 1876)
Blessed Be the God and FatherSamuel Sebastian Wesley (1810 - 1876)
This is the Record of JohnGrayston Ives (b.1948)
Ride OnGrayston Ives (b.1948)
Listen Sweet DoveGrayston Ives (b.1948)
Beati Mundo CordeGrayston Ives (b.1948)
Three folk songs for unaccompanied mixed choir Grayston Ives (b.1948)
No.1 Buy Broom Besoms
No. 2 The Lark in the Clear Air
No.3 The Tailor and the Mouse

Services
Southwark cathedral
27 Aug 2016

Evensong 27 Aug 2016
ResponsesAyleward
CanticlesWalmisley in d
If Ye Love MePeter Aston (1938 – 2013)
Eucharist 28 Aug 2016
Mass for Four VoicesWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Give Almes of Thy GoodsChristopher Tye (c. 1505 - 1572/73)
Ave Verum Corpus William Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Evensong 28 Aug 2016
ResponsesJohn Sanders (1933 - 2003)
Canticles Basil Harwood in A flat (1859 – 1949)
Te DeumJohn Ireland (1879 – 1962)

Sacred Works, Stuff & Nonsense
St Peter Mancroft Church
7 May 2016

AnthemsJohn Amner (1579 - 1641)
Missa BrevisJonathan Dove (b.1959)
Five Childhood LyricsJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Medley from Les MiserablesArr. Ed Lojeski
Nonsense for Choir and Piano DuetRichard Rodney Bennett (1936 - 2012)

Autumn Concert
Haydn, Britten and Rutter
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
21 Nov 2015

Missa Sancti NicolaiJoseph Haydn
Rejoice in the LambBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
The Sprig of ThymeJohn Rutter (b.1945)

Music for a Summer Evening
St Mary Magdalene, Thornham Magna, Suffolk
13 Jun 2015

I Was GladHenry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Remember Not, Lord Our OffencesHenry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Hear My PrayerHenry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Missa Brevis in d Op.83 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839 - 1901)
Kyrie
Gloria
Credo
Sanctus
Benedictus
Agnus Dei
A New CommandmentRichard Shephard (b.1949)
God So Loved the WorldBob Chilcott (b.1955)
Were You There?Spiritual arr. Bob Chilcott
Three Part-songs Op.18 Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
O Happy Eyes
Love
My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land
Come, Gentle SwainsMichael Cavendish (c1565 - 1628)
Adieu, Sweet AmaryllisJohn Wilbye (1574 - 1638)
Come Away, Sweet LoveThomas Greaves (dates unknown)
Blue MoonRichard Rodgers arr. David Blackwell
The ContinentalCon Conrad arr. David Blackwell
Let's Do ItCole Porter (1891 - 1964), arr. David Blackwell

Purcell & Handel
In aid of the Mancroft Appeal300
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
14 Mar 2015

Zadok the Priest (Coronation anthem) George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Zadok the Priest
And All the People Rejoiced
God Save the King
Te Deum Laudamus & Jubilate in D for St Cecilia's Day 1694Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Worthy is the Lamb That Was Slain (Messiah)George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
I Was Glad when They Said Unto MeHenry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Remember Not, Lord, Our OffencesHenry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Hear My Prayer, O LordHenry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Rejoice in the Lord Always (Verse Anthem /The Bell Anthem)Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
My heart is inditing (Coronation anthem) George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
My Heart is Inditing
Kings' Daughters Were Among Thy Honourable Women
Upon Thy Right Hand Did Stand the Queen
Kings Shall Be Thy Nursing Fathers

Candlelit Christmas Concert
In aid of MAP – Mancroft Advice Project
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
20 Dec 2014

Ukrainian Carol of the BellsTrad. arr Mykola Leontovych
In Dulci JubiloRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Carol Voices All TogetherPeter Wills
Riu, Riu, ChiuMateo Flecha the elder?
O Little Town of BethlehemTrad. arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams
The Christmas TruceGraham Fitkin
Lullay, My LikingThomas Hewitt Jones
Shepherds' FarewellHector Berlioz
God Rest You Merry, GentlemenTrad. arr David Willcocks
There is No RoseJohn Joubert
The Shepherd's CarolBob Chilcott (b.1955)
In the Bleak Mid-winterHarold Darke
Hark! The Herald Angels SingFelix Mendelssohn arr. David Willcocks
The Twelve Days of ChristmasJohn Rutter (b.1945)

For the Fallen: choral music for Remembrance
Works by Tavener, Holst, Ireland, Howells, Bainton and L. Berkeley
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
22 Nov 2014

Take Him Earth for CherishingHerbert Howells
Greater LoveJohn Ireland
The Christmas TruceGraham Fitkin
The Lord is My ShepherdLennox Berkeley
The Peace That Surpasseth UnderstandingJohn Tavener (1944 - 2013)
And I Saw a New HeavenEdgar Bainton
For the FallenDouglas Guest
Nunc DimittisGustav Holst (1874 - 1934)
Funeral IkosJohn Tavener (1944 - 2013)
Justorum AnimaeLennox Berkeley
A Good-NightRichard Rodney Bennett (1936 - 2012)
We Remember ThemTarik O’Regan (b.1978)

Residency at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, August 2014
23 Aug 2014

23/08/14: Evensong
Preces & ResponsesAndrew Gant
Evening Canticles in Eb No. 2Charles Wood
The Spirit of the LordEdward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
24/08/19 Eucharist
Missa BrevisJames MacMillan (b.1959)
O Quam GloriosumTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
24/08/14 Evensong
Preces & ResponsesHerbert Sumsion (1899 - 1995)
St Andrew's ServicePeter Aston (1938 – 2013)
Give Us the Wings of FaithErnest Bullock (1890 - 1979)

Music for a Summer Evening
St Nicholas Church, Blakeney
12 Jul 2014

O Clap Your Hands TogetherOrlando Gibbons (c.1583 – 1625)
Missa O Quam Gloriosum Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Kyrie
Gloria
Credo
Sanctus
Benedictus
Agnus Dei
Con Amores, La Mi MadreJuan de Anchieta (1462 - 1523), arr. Bob Chilcott
Polovtsian Dance No. 1 (Our Revels Now Are Ended)Alexander Borodin (1833 - 1887), arr. Bob Chilcott
Canon (Rosa Mystica)Johann Pachelbel (1653 - 1706), arr. Bob Chilcott
The Making of the Drum (a cantata for choir and percussion) Bob Chilcott (b.1955)
1. The Skin
2. The Barrel of the Drum
3. The Two Curved Sticks of the Drummer
4. Gourds and Rattles
5. The Gong-Gong
Ain't Misbehavin'Thomas 'Fats' Waller and Harry Brooks arr. Peter Gritton
Smoke Gets in Your EyesJerome Kern (1885 - 1945) arr. David Blackwell
In the MoodJoe Garland (1903 - 1977) arr. Peter Gritton

The Grace Jude Concert Series
Music by Aston, Elgar, Pearsall and Goodall
St David’s Church, Thorpe End, Norwich
10 May 2014

Sing JoyfullyWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Justorum AnimaeWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Ave Verum CorpusWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Alleluya PsallatPeter Aston (1938 – 2013)
I Am the True VinePeter Aston (1938 – 2013)
O Sing Unto the LordPeter Aston (1938 – 2013)
Psalm 23Howard Goodall (b.1958)
Love DivineHoward Goodall (b.1958)
Irish BlessingBob Chilcott (b.1955)
Let the Heav'n LightSpiritual arr. Moses Hogan
We Shall WalkSpiritual arr. Moses Hogan
Ev'ry Time I Feel the SpiritSpiritual arr. Bob Chilcott
Furusato (five arrangements of Japanese songs) Bob Chilcott (b.1955)
SunayamaShinpei Nakayama arr. Chilcott
Mata MatsuriTraditional arr. Chilcott
OborozukiyoTeiichi Okano arr. Chilcott
FurusatoTeiichi Okano arr. Chilcott
MomijiTeiichi Okano arr. Chilcott
Sing We and Chant ItRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Who Shall Have My Lady FairRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Lay a GarlandRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Three part-songs Op.18 Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
1. O Happy Eyes
2. Love
3. My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land
Let's Do ItCole Porter (1891 - 1964), arr. David Blackwell
Tea for TwoVincent Youmans arr. Peter Gritton
Ain't Misbehavin'Thomas 'Fats' Waller and Harry Brooks, Arr. Peter Gritton

The Scent of Spring
Music for choir by Chilcott and Dyson with guitar, organ, piano and percussion
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
15 Mar 2014

Three Songs of Praise George Dyson (1883 - 1964)
1. Praise (George Herbert)
2. Lauds (George Cascoigne)
3. A Poets Hymn (Robert Herrick)
Benedicite, Omnia OperaGeorge Dyson (1883 - 1964)
Furusato (five arrangements of Japanese songs) Bob Chilcott (b.1955)
SunayamaShinpei Nakayama arr. Chilcott
Mata MatsuriTraditional arr. Chilcott
OborozukiyoTeiichi Okano arr. Chilcott
FurusatoTeiichi Okano arr. Chilcott
MomijiTeiichi Okano arr. Chilcott
Con Amores, La Mi MadreJuan de Anchieta, arr. Bob Chilcott
Polovtsian Dance No.1Alexander Borodin, arr. Bob Chilcott
Canon (Rosa Mystica)Johann Pachelbel arr. Bob Chilcott
The Making of the Drum (a cantata for choir and percussion) Bob Chilcott (b.1955)
1. The Skin
2. The Barrel of the Drum
3. The Two Curved Sticks of the Drummer
4. Gourds and Rattles
5. The Gong-Gong
Londonderry AirTraditional arr. Bob Chilcott
Irish BlessingBob Chilcott
Ev'ry Time I Feel the SpiritSpiritual arr. Bob Chilcott

Autumn Concert
Music by Edward Elgar and James MacMillan
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
16 Nov 2013

The Spirit of the Lord (Prologue to The Apostles)Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
Give Me JusticeJames MacMillan (b.1959)
Missa Brevis James MacMillan (b.1959)
Kyrie
Gloria
Sanctus
Agnus Dei
Ave Verum CorpusEdward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
The Lamb Has Come for Us from the House of DavidJames MacMillan (b.1959)
O Salutaris HostiaEdward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
Give Unto the Lord Op. 74Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
So Deep (an Arrangement of Burns' "O My Luve's Like a Red, Red Rose")James MacMillan (b.1959)
Three part-songs Op.18 Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
1. O Happy Eyes
2. Love
3. My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land
The Gallant WeaverJames MacMillan (b.1959)
SuccessJames MacMillan (b.1959)

Heritage Weekend Recital
St Peter Hungate
14 Sep 2013

Missa BrevisGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525 – 1594)
The LambJohn Tavener (1944 - 2013)
Jesus Christ the Apple TreeElizabeth Poston
Missa BrevisGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525 – 1594)
The Lark in the Clear AirTraditional Irish Melody
Who Shall Win My Lady Fair?Robert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Sing We and Chant ItRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)

Come and Sing
Mendelssohn and Handel
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
29 Jun 2013

Sing We and Chant ItRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Who Shall Have My Lady Fair?Robert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Lay a GarlandRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Let's Begin AgainJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Home is a Special Kind of FeelingJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Londonderry AirArr. Bob Chilcott
Name That TuneGrayston Ives (b.1948)
Messiah (Part Three)George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Hear My PrayerFelix Mendelssohn

Music for a Summer Evening
In aid of Norfolk Community Law Service
St Stephens Church, Norwich
15 Jun 2013

Missa Brevis Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525 – 1594)
God's Grandeur (from AMDG)Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
The LambJohn Tavener (1944 - 2013)
Hope, Faith, Life, LoveEric Whitacre (b.1970)
Lobet Den Herrn, Alle HeidenJS Bach
Sing We and Chant ItRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Who Shall Have My Lady Fair?Robert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Lay a GarlandRobert Lucas de Pearsall (1795 – 1856)
Let's Begin AgainJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Home is a Special Kind of FeelingJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Londonderry AirArr. Bob Chilcott
Name That TuneGrayston Ives (b.1948)

Beloved let us love
Sacred choral music by Peter Aston
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
23 Mar 2013

Sacred choral music Peter Aston (1938 - 2013)
Alleluya Psallat
I Am the True Vine
For I Went with the Multitude
So They Gave Their Bodies
How Lovely is Your Dwelling-place
Haec Dies: Dialogues & Sonatas on the Resurrection of Our Lord
Beloved, Let Us Love
O Be Joyful in the Lord
O Sing Unto the Lord a New Song
St Andrew’s Service - Magnificat
St Andrew’s Service - Nunc Dimittis
If Ye Love Me
Eternal Grace
Let All the World

Candlelit Family Christmas Concert
In aid of MAP – Mancroft Advice Project
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
22 Dec 2012

Veni, Veni EmmanuelArr. Zoltán Kodály (1882 - 1967)
Jesus Christ the Apple TreeElizabeth Poston
TorchesJohn Joubert
Shepherds' FarewellHector Berlioz
The OxenBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Coventry CarolKenneth Leighton
Away in a MangerArr. David Willcocks
Linden Tree CarolEd Jarvis
Poor Little JesusPeter Wills
Ding Dong16thC French, arr. Charles Wood
O Holy NightAdolphe Adam
O Magnum MysterieumMorten Lauridsen
We Wish You a Merry ChristmasArr. Warell

An Evening of Benjamin Britten’s Choral Music
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
24 Nov 2012

Festival Te Deum Op. 32Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Hymn to St Cecilia Op. 27Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
AMDG (Ad Maiorem Dei Gloriam)Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Prayer I
Rosa Mystica
God's Grandeur
Prayer II
O Deus, Ego Amo Te
The Soldier
Heaven-Haven
Hymn to St PeterBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Three Part SongsBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
The Ride-by-nights
The Rainbow
The Ship of Rio
Choral Dances from 'Gloriana'Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Time
Concord
Time & Concord
Country Girls
Rustics & Fishermen
Final Dance of Homage
Old Joe Has Gone Fishing (Peter Grimes)Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)

Our Musical Heritage: Norwich born composers
United Reformed Church, Princes Street, Norwich
8 Sep 2012

Have Mercy Upon Me O GodRichard Gibbs
O Send out Thy Light and TruthThomas Garland

Music for a Summer Evening
All Saints Church, Gresham, Holt
7 Jul 2012

Rejoice in the Lord AlwaysAnon (16thcentury)
O Lord, Make Thy Servant ElizabethWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
All Creatures NowJohn Bennet (c.1575 – after 1614)
Seven Poems of Robert BridgesGerald Finzi (1901 - 1956)
1. I Praise the Tender Flower
2. I Have Loved Flowers That Fade
3. My Spirit Sang All Day
4. Clear and Gentle Stream
5. Nightingales
6. Haste On, My Joys!
7. Wherefore Tonight So Full of Care
Three Minute MessiahPeter Gritton (after Handel)
Bushes and BriarsRalph Vaughan Williams (1872 - 1958)
Dashing Away with the Smoothing IronJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Bring Us in Good AleGustav Holst (1874 - 1934)
April is in My Mistress' FaceThomas Morley (c.1557 - 1602)
Adieu, Sweet AmaryllisJohn Wilbye (1574 - 1638)
Sing We at PleasureThomas Weelkes (c.1576 – 1623)
Let's Do ItCole Porter (1891 - 1964)
She Was BeautifulMyers / Laine
Over the RainbowArlen / Harburg

Come & Sing
A Diamond Jubilee Celebration
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
23 Jun 2012

Rejoice in the Lord AlwaysAnon (16th century)
Thou Wilt Keep HimSamuel Sebastian Wesley (1810 - 1876)
My Heart in InditingGeorge Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
All People That on Earth Do DwellRalph Vaughan Williams (1872 - 1958)
I Was Glad when They Said Unto MeC Hubert H Parry (1848 - 1918)
Zadok the PriestGeorge Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Hallelujah Chorus (Messiah)George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)

Spring Concert
Dvořák Mass in D; William Mathias choral works
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
24 Mar 2012

Mass in D Major Op. 86Antonín Dvořák (1841 – 1904)
Let the People Praise Thee, O GodWilliam Matthias (1934 - 1992)
Magnificat and Nunc DimittisWilliam Matthias (1934 - 1992)
As Truly As God is Our FatherWilliam Matthias (1934 - 1992)
Lift Up Ye Heads, O Ye GatesWilliam Matthias (1934 - 1992)

Candlelit Family Christmas Concert
In aid of MAP – Mancroft Advice Project
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
17 Dec 2011

Come, Thou Redeemer of the Earth Arr. David Willcocks
Nowell, Sing NowellJohn Rutter (b.1945)
The Shepherds' Cradle SongLeuner arr. Macpherson
The Cherry Tree CarolArr. David Willcocks
Whence is That Goodly Fragrance Flowing?Arr. David Willcocks
The Infant KingArr. Pettman
All This TimeWilliam Walton (1902 - 1983)
Sans Day CarolJohn Rutter (b.1945)
I Sing of a MaidenPatrick Hadley
Il Est Ne Le Divin EnfantJohn Rutter (b.1945)
The Shepherd's CarolBob Chilcott (b.1955)
The Holly and the IvyArr. Walford Davies
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing DayArr. David Willcocks
Of the Father's Heart BegottenArr. David Willcocks

20th Anniversary Concert
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
19 Nov 2011

Jubilate DeoGiovanni Gabrieli (c.1554 - 1612)
Sicut CervusGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525 – 1594)
Adoramus Te, ChristeOrlande de Lassus (1532 - 1594)
O Quam GloriosumTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Hymn to St CeciliaBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Sing JoyfullyWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Justorum AnimaeWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Ave Verum CorpusWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Songs of FarewellC Hubert H Parry (1848 - 1918)
1. My Soul, There is a Country
2. I Know My Soul Hath Power
3. Never Weather-beaten Sail
4. There is an Old Belief
5. At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners
6. Lord, Let Me Know Mine End

Come and Sing Handel & Vivaldi
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
17 Sep 2011

Ave Maria Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
O Vos OmnesTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Jesu, Dulcis MemoriaTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
O Quam GloriosumTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
The Gipsy's Wedding DayArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
DalvisaArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
Country GardensArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
Zadok the PriestGeorge Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Gloria in DAntonio Vivaldi (1678 - 1741)

Music for a Summer Evening
St Nicholas Church, Blakeney
2 Jul 2011

Sing Ye Praises to Our King Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990)
Jesu, Dulcis MemoriaTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Ave MariaTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Seven Poems of Robert BridgesGerald Finzi (1901 - 1956)
1. I Praise the Tender Flower
2. I Have Loved Flowers That Fade
3. My Spirit Sang All Day
4. Clear and Gentle Stream
5. Nightingales
6. Haste On, My Joys!
7. Wherefore To-Night So Full of Care
The Gipsy's Wedding DayArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
DalvisaArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
Country GardensArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
O-re-miArr. Mike Brewer
Mangwani M'puleleArr. Mike Brewer
Asikha ThaliArr. Mike Brewer
Let the Heaven Light Shine on MeArr. Moses Hogan
We Shall Walk Through the ValleyArr. Moses Hogan
Let's Do ItCole Porter (1891 - 1964), arr. David Blackwell
Tea for TwoVincent Youmans arr. Peter Gritton

Anniversaries
Choral music by Byrd Victoria & Grainger
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
12 Mar 2011

Mass for Four Voices William Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Ave MariaTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
O Vos OmnesTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Jesu, Dulcis MemoriaTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
O Quam GloriosumTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Mary ThomsonArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
DalvisaArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
The Gipsy's Wedding DayArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
O Mistress MineThomas Morley (c.1557 - 1602), arr. Percy Grainger
Brigg FairArr. Percy Grainger (1882 – 1961)
Country GardensArr. Percy Grainger & David Tall

Candlelit Family Christmas Concert
In aid of MAP – Mancroft Advice Project
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
18 Dec 2010

Ding Dong! Merrily on High Arr. Charles Wood
The Shepherd's CarolBob Chilcott (b.1955)
The First NowellArr. David Willcocks
Zither Carol CzechArr. Malcolm Sargent
Coventry CarolArr. Martin Shaw
O Little One SweetArr. JS Bach
O Magnum MysteriumMorten Lauridsen
The Little Road to BethlehemMichael Head
TorchesJohn Joubert
Away in a MangerArr. Reginald Jacques
Sans Day Carol CornishJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Sir ChristemasWilliam Mathias

Viva Voce Singers In Concert
In aid of Save the Children
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
27 Nov 2010

PraiseGeorge Dyson (1883 - 1964)
Miserere MeiWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Hail, Gladdening LightCharles Wood
Ascendit DeusPeter Philips
Just As I AmBob Chilcott (b.1955)
Justorum AnimaeWilliam Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)
Love DivineHoward Goodall (b.1958)
Four African SongsArr. Mike Brewer
1. Mangwani M'puleleSotho children's song
2. O-re-miNigerian 'Highlife' song
3. Hamba LuluZulu wedding song
4. Asikha ThaliZulu freedom song
Friday Afternoons Op. 7Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
1. Begone, Dull Care
2. A Tragic Story
3. Cuckoo!
4. Ee-oh!
5. A New Year Carol
6. I Mun Be Married on Sunday
7. There Was a Man of Newington
8. Fishing Song
9. The Useful Plough
10. Jazz-Man
11. There Was a Monkey
12. Old Abram Brown
Here, There & EverywhereLennon & McCartney
With A Little Help From My FriendsLennon & McCartney, Arr. Peter Gritton
Choral Selections from Oliver!Lionel Bart arr. Norman Leyden

Handel’s Messiah
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
3 Jul 2010

MessiahGeorge Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)

Come and Sing Fauré’s Requiem
19 Jun 2010

Timor Et Tremor Francis Poulenc (1899 - 1963)
Tantum ErgoDéodat de Séverac (1872 – 1921)
Panis AngelicusCésar Franck (1822 - 1890)
Cantique De Jean RacineGabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924)
Salve ReginaFrancis Poulenc (1899 - 1963)
RequiemGabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924)

Wisteria concert
St Giles Church, Norwich
1 May 2010

O Quam Gloriosum Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Locus IsteAnton Bruckner (1824 - 1896)
Psalm 43F. Mendelssohn
Crux FidelisJohn IV of Portugal
Tantum ErgoDéodat de Séverac (1872 – 1921)
Ave MariaI. Stravinsky
Exultate JustiL. Viadana
Deep RiverArr. Moses Hogan
Give Me JesusArr. Moses Hogan
We Shall Walk Through the Valley in Peace Arr. Moses Hogan
Let the Heaven Light Shine on MeArr. Moses Hogan
Choral Dances from 'Gloriana'Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
The Ash Grovearr. G. Jacob
Bushes & Briarsarr. R. Vaughan Williams
Shenandoaharr. J. Erb
Weep, O Mine EyesJohn Bennet (c.1575 – after 1614)
Now is the Month of MayingThomas Morley (c.1557 - 1602)

Candlelit Christmas Concert
In aid of Nelson’s Journey
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
19 Dec 2009

O Radix JesseAdvent Antiphon for 19th December
The Truth From AboveArr. R Vaughan Williams
Es Ist Ein' Ros'Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)
What Sweeter MusicJohn Rutter (b.1945)
Hodie Christus Natus EstJ P Sweelinck
This is the Record of JohnTomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
The Shepherds' FarewellHector Berlioz
Away in a MangerArr. David Willcocks
The Shepherd's CarolBob Chilcott (b.1955)
Blessed Be That Maid MaryArr. David Willcocks
Coventry CarolKenneth Leighton
Unto Us is Born a SonArr. David Willcocks
The Three KingsJonathan Dove (b.1959)
In the Bleak Mid-winterHarold Darke

A Britten Celebration
With St Peter Mancroft Girls’ Choir & Choral Scholars
St Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
14 Nov 2009

Rejoice in the LambBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
A Hymn to the VirginBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Te Deum in CBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Missa Brevis in DBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Hymn to St PeterBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Choral Dances from 'Gloriana'Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)
Jubilate DeoBenjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)