Wednesday 21 October 2015 7:30PM

The King's Consort; Julie Cooper; Rebecca Outram; Robin Blaze; Charles Daniels; Matthew Brook

Purcell at The Chapel Royal

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  • The King's Consort
  • Robert King conductor
  • Julie Cooper soprano
  • Rebecca Outram soprano
  • Robin Blaze countertenor
  • Charles Daniels tenor
  • Matthew Brook baritone

The King’s Consort turns to a programme of Purcell’s delectable anthems for the Chapel Royal, including his deeply moving setting of lachrymose words from the Book of Jeremiah, Let mine eyes run down with tears.

A stellar line-up of singers and instrumentalists perform some of the composer’s finest sacred compositions.

  • Henry Purcell: A Retrospective is made possible thanks to all our contributors to the Wigmore Hall Endowment Fund, whose purpose is to help fund important artistic projects.
  • Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
        • Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem Z46
        • How long, great God (The Aspiration) Z189
        • It is a good thing to give thanks Z18
        • Let mine eyes run down with tears Z24
  • Interval
        • Rejoice in the Lord alway Z49
        • Hosanna to the highest Z187
        • Remember not, Lord, our offences Z50
        • Full of wrath, his threat’ning breath Z185
        • I will give thanks unto thee, O Lord Z20
  • Encore
  • Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
        • Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem Z46

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