Chamber Choir

Trafalgar Bicentenary Concert

Saturday 22 October 2005, 19:30 - 21:30
St John's Smith Squaremap ]
Smith Square
London SW1P 3HA

Orlando Chamber Choir
Edward Wickham, director
Claire Seaton, soprano
Kate Symonds-Joy, mezzo-soprano
Alexander Millar, tenor
Jonathan Sells, bass

Music from Nelson's funeral and Haydn's Nelson Mass which celebrates Nelson's victory over Napoleon in the Battle of the Nile.

Programme details

William Croft (1678 - 1727)
from Burial Sentences:
I am the resurrection and the life
I know that my redeemer liveth
We brought nothing into this world
Thomas Attwood (1783 - 1859)
Dirge for the funeral of Lord Nelson
Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts
Maurice Greene (1696 - 1755)
Lord, let me know myne end
Samuel Wesley (1766 - 1837)
In exitu Israel
Henry Purcell (1659 - 1695)
Funeral Sentences
George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
from Israel in Egypt:
His body is buried in peace
from Saul:
Dead march
William Croft (1678 - 1727)
from Burial Sentences:
I heard a voice from heaven
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732 - 1809)
Nelson Mass (Missa In Angustiis)