Special concert of Seasonal Music,

 with mulled wine and mince pies.

Saturday 6th December 2008

Holy Angels Church, Hale Barns.

Ave Maria – attributed to Tomás Luis de Victoria

Lute Book Lullaby  –  William Ballet, arranged by  Geoffrey Shaw

Ave Maris Stella   –   Edvard Grieg

The Christmas Day Truce 1914 - Captain Stockwell's account - from 'The War the Infantry Knew'  by Captain J. C. Dunn, read by Fiona Carley

Today the Virgin  –  John Tavener, words by Mother Thekla

The Lamb  –  John Tavener, words by William Blake

Sweet Jesu  –  William Kinghorn, words by Graham Wade

Sleep  –  Eric Whitacre, words by Charles Anthony Silvestri

                     INTERVAL

Il est Né   –   French traditional carol,  arranged by Elizabeth J. Wild

Hymne à la Vièrge  –  Pierre Villette, words by Roland Bouhéret

Quittez Pasteurs  –  French traditional carol , arranged by John Coates

The Oxen   -   Thomas Hardy,  read by Laura Mottram

I Wonder as I Wander  –  Appalachian folk song, collected by John Jacob Niles, arranged by John Rutter

Rise up, Shepherd, and Follow – Spiritual, arranged by John Rutter

Cradle Song  –  Flemish traditional carol, arranged by John Rutter

The Cherry Tree Carol  –  English traditional carol, arranged by David Willcocks

Wassail Song  –  English traditional carol, arranged by Vaughan Williams