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Baroque music for choir and saxophones

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Corvus Consort (vocal ensemble) and Ferio Saxophone Quartet

Programme to include:
Johann Sebastian Bach - Jesus bleibet meine Freude, from Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147
Johann Sebastian Bach - Zion hört die Wächter singen, from Wachet Auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140
Antonio Vivaldi - Gloria (1st movement)
Henry Purcell - Come, ye sons of art

Renaissance Symbolism: Music and Astronomy

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Corvus Consort (vocal ensemble)

Programme created and first performed for the Kings Lynn Festival 2019 for the festival theme of 'Music and Astronomy'.

Anon. - Ave maris stella (plainchant)
Tomás Luis de Victoria - Ave maris stella
Orlande de Lassus - Prophetiae Sibyllarum (selection)
Reading or instrumental item
Orlande de Lassus - Exsultet caelum mare
Orlande de Lassus - Aurora lucis rutilat
Johann Sebastian Bach - Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh' darein (chorale)
James MacMillan - Ave maris stella
Reading or instrumental item
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina - Viri Galilaei
William Byrd - Viri Galilaei
Anon. - Viri Galilaei (plainchant)

"Eastern Pictures"

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Louise Thomson (harp) and the Corvus Consort (vocal ensemble)

Josef Rheinberger - Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen
Gustav Holst - Two Eastern Pictures
Choir only - details to be agreed at the time of booking
Fisher Tull - Two Poems
Franz Schubert - Ave Maria
Dalwyn Henshall - Adagio Cantabile, from Three Welsh Dances (solo harp)
Imogen Holst - Welcome Joy and Welcome Sorrow
Interval
Gustav Holst - Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda (Third Group)
Marcel Grandjany - Rhapsodie (solo harp)
Gabriel Fauré - Pie Jesu, from Requiem in D minor, op. 48
Patrick Hadley - I Sing of a Maiden
Choir only - details to be agreed at the time of booking.
Gustav Holst - Dirge and Hymeneal
Franz Schubert - Psalm 23
Benjamin Britten, arr. Freddie Crowley - A New Year Carol
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