August 6th, 2014

August 2014 | ‘Essentially English’

Vox Cantab rehearsing for their one-to-a-part Chalton concert

Vox Cantab rehearsing for their one-to-a-part Chalton concert

The first day of our 2014 Summer Tour saw five members of the Choir give a concert of ‘Essentially English’ music at St Michael & All Angels, Chalton, Hampshire.

Soprano Catherine White, Louisa Dawes; Alto Louisa Denby;
Tenor Dean Parker; Bass Frank Lee

Programme

Tye – Give almes of thy goods

Tallis – If ye love me

Morley – Sing we, and chant it

Cornysh – Ah, Robyn

Stanford – When Mary thro’ the garden went

Elgar – As torrents in summer

Wood – Full fathom five

Wood – Oculi omnium

Holst – Swansea Town

Sullivan – The long day closes

English Trad., arr. Gritton – Country Gardens

Trad. Botswanan, arr. L’Estrange – Jesu ukukhanya

Lloyd-Webber – Close every door

Handel, arr. Gritton – Three-minute Messiah