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The Temple Church Choir

Venue: Cadogan Hall

Repertoire

Poulenc
O magnum mysterium
Sweelinck
Hodie Christus natus est
Di Lasso
Mirabile mysterium
Sweelinck
Cantate domino
Byrd
Vigilate
Byrd
Rorate coeli
Reger
Maria Wiegenlied
Mendelssohn
Wienachten
Lauridsen
O magnum mysterium
Arr. Darbourne
All I want for Christmas
Darbourne
Silent night
Arr. Roberts
Jingle bells
Rodney Bennett
The insect world
Blake
The Snowman
Arr. Davies
I’m dreaming of a white Christmas
Arr. Roberts
12 days of Christmas
Arr. Chilcott
We wish you a merry Christmas

Performers

Roger Sayer
director

The Temple Church Choir brings with it a selection of works displaying the beauty and joy of Christmas music. Across the centuries the Christmas story has been the inspiration for many extraordinary musical compositions. In this programme some of these are explored in both sacred and secular music. There are sparkling arrangements of some of the old favourites as well as embracing more tender offerings from the 16th to 20th centuries.

Part of Choral at Cadogan 2017-18.

Part of Christmas at Cadogan 2017

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