Christmas 05
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Christmas with Brighton Consort- St George's Church, Kemptown Brighton;

Friday 16 December, 8pm. Buy tickets online

Another Brighton Consort Christmas Special; some seriously beautiful polyphony combined with traditional carols from seven centuries; a rich and varied "gallery band" and quite a few laughs- not to mention mince pies and mulled wine! (£10, conc;£8)

 

Programme
John Shepherd - Verbum caro
Chant - Puer natus est
Thomas Tallis -Gloria from missa puer natus
William Byrd - O magnum mysterium
Tallis - Sanctus and Agnus dei from missa puer natus
Giovanni Gabrielli - O magnum mysterium
Interval
Hildegard - O virgo ac diadema
reading
Anon -Angelus ad virginem
Michael Praetorius -Es ist ein Rosí entsprungen
Carol with audience - A great and mighty wonder (vv 1,2)
John Foster -While shepherds watched
Carol with audience - Quem pastores (vv 1 (choir), 1 repeat, all, 2 all)
reading  
John Hill -Hymn for Christmas day  
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William Byrd -An earthly tree  
Carol with audience - The Sussex carol (vv 1,4)
 
Carol with audience - O come all ye faithful (vv 1 (Latin)1,2,6)