Turbulent Times — Choral Music of the English Reformation
— Call for singers —
Who & Why
… remain largely unchanged.
We are aiming to attract experienced singers, looking for some extra challenges in their musical life.
We are hoping to push the boundaries of what a non-professional chamber choir can achieve, performing challenging repertoire with a few, focused rehearsals.
You can find out more about the conductor by browsing his website.
Saturday, 28th October 2017, 7.30pm. Venue tbc.
John Tavener Kyrie LeRoy
John Sheppard Verbum caro factum est
John Marbeck A Virgin And Mother
Thomas Tallis O sacrum convivium & Christ Rising Again
Robert Parsons Ave Maria
William Byrd Sing Joyfully & Vigilate & Haec dies
Richard Dering Ave Virgo Gloriosa & Factum est silentium
John Mundy Judica me, Deus & O Lord, of whom I Do Depend
Thomas Morley Nolo mortem peccatoris
Thomas Tomkins O praise The Lord
Thomas Weelkes When David Heard
Orlando Gibbons O clap your Hands Together
Singing with the consort is subscription free. The music-purchase contribution for this concert is £12. After the concert, singers get to keep all their music. As for the Palestrina project, we will be using a specially edited booklet: you will not be requiring a folder and, unfortunately, we are unable to offer a discount for using your own scores.
All rehearsals will be at St. Matthew’s Church, Chapel Allerton, Leeds (LS7 3QF), easily reachable by public transport (buses 2, 3, 3A, 7S, 7A, 36 and 48), with ample on-street parking, and two car parks.
Thursday 5th October 7pm - 9.30pm
Tuesday 10th October 7pm - 9.30pm
Monday 23rd October 7pm - 9.30pm
Thursday 26th October 7pm - 10pm
Friday 27th October 7pm - 9.30pm
Should you have any questions, please do get in touch with Josh here.
Applications for this project are now closed. Please scroll down the page to join our mailing list, so you can hear about future projects as soon as they go live.
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18 April (Wednesday, evening)
21 April (Saturday, all day)
23 April (Monday, evening)
27 April (Friday, evening)
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5 July (Thursday, evening)
7 July (Saturday, all day)
9 July (Monday, evening)
13 July (Friday, evening)
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