orlando

Chamber Choir

The Song of Songs

Saturday 29 September 2007, 19:30 - 21:30
St Michael and All Angelsmap ]
Poplar Walk
Croydon, Surrey CR0 1UA

Orlando Chamber Choir
James Weeks, director
Jenny van Heerden, soprano
Alison Price, alto
Peter Morley, tenor

A concert exploring how composers have treated the erotic and sensual Song of Solomon through the centuries.

Programme details

Heinrich Schütz (1585 - 1672)
Ego dormio
Vulnerasti cor meum
Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Vidi speciosam
Claudio Monteverdi (1567 - 1643)
Nigra sum (tenor)
Pulchra es (soprano and alto)
William Byrd (1539 - 1623)
The Galliarde for the Victorie (organ)
Orlando Gibbons (1583 - 1625)
Pavanna Lord Salisbury (organ)
William Billings (1746 - 1800)
I am the Rose of Sharon
Howard Skempton (1947 - )
Rise up, my love
Dietrich Buxtehude (1637 - 1707)
Canzona in D minor BuxWV 168 (organ)
Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548 - 1611)
Vadam et circuibo civitatem
Heinrich Schütz (1585 - 1672)
Stehe auf meine Freundin

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