An evening with the Cappella Singers and friends

St John the Baptist Church

Pitchcombe

Saturday 18 September 2010 at 7.30.p.m.

Choral music by The Cappella Singers, interspersed with spoken pieces presented by Vernon Harwood (BBC Radio Gloucestershire) and Peter Farley

Pitchcombe Church  

Programme ...

A song of joy

Orlando Gibbons

If ye love me

Thomas Tallis (1505 1585)

Le cantique de Simeon (1604)

Jan Sweelinck (1562 1621)

O Lord, arise into thy resting place

Thomas Weelkes (1576 - 1623)

A dialogue ( Bill Cosby)

Spoken by Peter Farley and Vernon Harwood

Deep blue sea

Pete Seeger (b. 1919)

An Interval

Mark Blatchly

---- Interval with refreshments ----

Waltz of my heart (soloist: Celia McCabe)

Ivor Novello (1893 1951)

We'll gather lilacs

Ivor Novello (1893 1951)

Secret love

Fain & Webster

The Battle (anon.) Spoken by Peter Farley and Vernon Harwood

2 Elvis Presley songs:

Love me tender
Return to sender

Arr. Philip Colls

Oh I wish I knew how

Billy Taylor (b.1921)

Goodnight sweetheart

Calvin Carter / James Hudson

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