The Cappella Singers at Pitchcombe

St John the Baptist Church


Saturday 15 September 2012

A concert of choral and instrumental music, performed by The Cappella Singers, interspersed with spoken pieces read by members of the choir

Pitchcombe Church  

Programme ...

Te lucis ante terminum

William Byrd

If ye love me

Thomas Tallis

Diliges Dominum

Thomas Tallis

Sing joyfully

William Byrd

Reading: Psalm 148

Readers: Paul Prowse and Ken Lawrence

Christus resurgens

Peter Philips

Ecce vicit Leo

Peter Philips

Reading: Godís Grandeur (Gerard Manley Hopkins)

Reader: Elisabeth Bennett

There is an old belief

Hubert Parry

Never weather-beaten sail

Hubert Parry

0 Lord, grant the King a long life

Thomas Weelkes

---- Interval with refreshments ----

Sea Fever

John Ireland

The Slow Train

Michael Flanders and Donald Swann

Instrumental: En bateau (Claude Debussy)

Rachel Howgego (cello) & Philip Duffy (piano)

From a railway carriage

Francis Jackson

Reading: Skimbleshanks, the railway cat (T S Eliot)

Reader: Tricia Callow

Trains and boats and planes

Burt Bacharach

Come fly with me

Sammy Fain and James van Heusen


The Cappella Singers: Registered Charity no 262530