“Poetry and Music

Our next concert on Saturday July 11th, 2015 will be at a new venue for us, St Barnabas Chuch, Perth Road (off Oakhill Road), Beckenham BR3 6PP.

There will be a delightful and varied programme of madrigals and part songs, and a performance of Britten's Hymn to St Cecilia.

Sadly, this will be the last concert to be conducted by our current musical director, Tom Bullard, We do hope that our many old and new friends will come along to give Tom a good send off!

Full Programme

Three Elizabethan madrigals:

  1. Morley - Now is the month of maying
  2. Weelkes - As Vesta was from Latmos Hill descending
  3. Gibbons - The silver swan

Moeran - Songs of springtime:

  1. Under the greenwood tree;
  2. The river-god's song;
  3. Spring, the sweet spring;
  4. Love is a sickness;
  5. Sigh no more, ladies;
  6. Good wine;
  7. To daffodils

Parry - At the round earth's imagined corners

- - - Interval - - -

Britten - Hymn to St Cecilia

Parry - Crossing the bar

Vaughan Williams - Rest

Harris - Bring us, O Lord God

Finzi - Lo, the full, final sacrifice (with Andrew Macmillan, Organ)

We look forward to seeing you on Saturday 11th July 2015 at 7.45pm

St Barnabas Chuch, Perth Road (off Oakhill Road), Beckenham BR3 6PP (location map)

Tickets on the door £12.00 (concessions £10)

Further information: Jenny Hill 020 8460 6313

(Details of our previous concert, May 2015)

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