Sunday 1 December 2019 7:30PM

Tenebrae; Nigel Short conductor; Olivia Jageurs harp

Forbes L’Estrange, Britten, Chilcott and more


This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval


Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • Tenebrae
  • Nigel Short conductor
  • Olivia Jageurs harp

In the approach to the festive season, one of the world’s leading vocal ensembles performs a programme of Christmas music both traditional and contemporary, including the world première of Joanna Marsh's new work In Winter’s House.

  • Gregorian Chant
        • O come, O come Emmanuel
  • Adrian Peacock
        • Veni, Veni Emmanuel
  • Gregorian Chant
        • O radix Jesse
  • Joanna Forbes L'Estrange (b.1971)
        • Advent 'O' Carol
  • Joanna Marsh (b.1970)
        • In Winter’s House (world première)
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
        • A Ceremony of Carols Op. 28
  • Interval
  • James Burton (b.1974)
        • O Thoma!
  • Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)
        • 4 Carols from O magnum mysterium
  • Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
        • In the Bleak Midwinter
  • Peter Warlock (1894-1930)
        • Benedicamus Domino
  • Arnold Bax (1883-1953)
        • I sing of a Maiden that is Makeless
  • Sally Beamish (b.1956)
        • In the stillness
  • Bob Chilcott (b.1955)
        • The Shepherd's Carol
  • Jonathan Rathbone (b.1957)
        • The Oxen
  • Franz Xavier Gruber (1787-1863)
        • Silent Night (arr. Jonathan Rathbone)
  • Traditional
        • The Twelve Days of Christmas (arr. Ian Humphris)

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