Our winter concert will feature a gorgeous piece from Benjamin Britten's A Boy is Born, called In The Bleak Midwinter which is stunningly beautiful and challenging. Also we will be learning Samuel Barbers' To be Sung on Water; a piece which after introduced never leaves your soul. The concert is full of hauntingly surreal choral music for women's choir which celebratesboth the art of choral music as well as Decembers magical season of celebration.
To be Sung on the Water: Samuel Barber
In the Bleak midwinter: Benjamin Britten
Adam lay I bounden: Mathew Larkin
Adam and the Apple: Michael Paget
Ave verum Corpus: Francis Poulenc
Jerusalem: Trad. Irish, Arranged by Michael McGlynn
Salve Regina: Miklos Kocsar
Da Pacem: Jeff Enns
Lu li lo la: R. Murray Schafer
O You whom I often, A Flower was offered to me & Sleep, Sleep, Beauty bright: James Rolfe
Lauliku lapsepoli: Veljo Tormis
Apple Tree Wassail: Stephen Hatfield
O my dear heart: Eleanor Daley
The winter concert will take place on Saturday, December 9, 2017 in the beautiful space of St. Martins in the Fields, 151 Glenlake Ave, Toronto. We will be preparing 47 minutes of music starting on Monday August 28th, 2017 at Forest Hill United Church from 645-845pm.