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Tuesday 19 October 2021 10.30am

December Concert Series - TICKETS AVAILABLE

We are delighted to announce our upcoming UK December concert series!

On Sunday 5 December, the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge alongside the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment will be joined by soloists Lucy Knight (soprano), Emilia Morton (soprano), James Hall (countertenor), Hugo Hymas (tenor) and Andrew Davies (bass) to give a performance of Handel: 'Dixit Dominus' and Bach: 'Magnificat', conducted by Graham Ross.

In addition to this, the Choir look forward to touring their 'What Sweeter Music' programme around London, Suffolk and Cambridge, a compilation of festive choral masterpieces old and new, including Hieronymus Praetorius' 'Christmas Magnificat', 'Hymns to the Virgin' by Villette and BrittenJames Long's invigorating 'Vigilate', and a selection of motets that tell us that Christmas has begun.

Check out our Engagements page to find out more about getting your tickets!

 

 

 

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Next Chapel Service

Vocal Recital, 5.20pm
Choral Evensong, 6pm
Sunday 24 October
 
Dominic Wallis (Clare Lay Clerk) | tenor
Oscan Simms (Clare) | baritone
Alistair Burton (Clare) & Samuel Jones (Clare) | piano
 
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) 
Der Herr segne euch je mehr und mehr from Der Herr denket an uns  (BWV 196, No. 4)
 
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Chanson à boire from Don Quichotte à Dulcinée (M. 84, No. 3)
 
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Der Lindenbaum from Winterreise (D. 911, No. 5)
 
Lori Laitman (b. 1955) 
No sad songs, please from The Seed of Dream, No. 5 (2004)
 
Johann Sebastian Bach
O Seelenparadies from Erschallet, ihr Lieder  (BWV 172, No. 4)
 
Gerald Finzi (1901-56)
Ditty from A Young Man's Exhortation  (Op. 14, No. 2)
 
Arnold Schoenburg (1874-1958)
Waldsonne from 4 Lieder (Op. 2, No. 4)
 
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
It was a lover and his lass IRV 35
 
Please find a link to the Recital Programme Below:
 
Choral Evensong, 6pm
The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
Graham Ross, conductor
 
VOLUNTARY Elgar Vesper Voluntaries, Op. 14, No. 5
INTROIT Wood Hail, gladdening light
RESPONSES Ayleward
PSALM 119 vv. 121-136 (Cooper, Elvey)
CANTICLES Blair in b
ANTHEM  Handel Gloria Patri et Filio
PREACHER The Rev'd Dr Paul Weston
HYMNS 420 (Wolvercote), 478 (Lass uns erfreuen)
VOLUNTARY Stanford RPostlude in d, Op. 105, No. 6
 
Please find an Order of Service by following the link below:
 
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