Songs from Gloucestershire and beyond

Minchinhampton Parish Church

Saturday 9 March, 2013 at 7.30 p.m.

Unaccompanied choral works by Holst, Parry, Tavener, Britten, Ireland, Blatchly and Bennett, with readings by Frances March
 

Programme

       
 

This have I done for my true love

arr. Gustav Holst

 
 

Never weather-beaten sail;
There is an old belief

Hubert Parry

 
 

Poem:April Rise

Laurie Lee

 
 

A Hymn to the Virgin

Benjamin Britten

 

Funeral Ikos

John Tavener

 

Poem:April Rise

Laurie Lee

 
 

Hallelujah

Mark Blatchly

 
  INTERVAL  
 

Come, pretty wag, and sing

Hubert Parry

 
 

I sowed the seeds of love;
I love my love

arr. Gustav Holst

 
 

Poem: Climbing Portway Kathryn Alderman

Kathryn Alderman

 
 

The Hills

John Ireland

 
 

Marsh Flowers;
The Succession of the four sweet months

Benjamin Britten

 
 

The Hour Glass

Richard Rodney Bennett

 
 

Poem: On Rodborough Common

Frances March

 
 

An Interval;The Songs I Had; Five Shakespearean Aphorisms

Mark Blatchly

 
       

 

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