Christmas Music and Readings

St Giles-in-the-Fields Parish Church, London
6:30 pm, Saturday, 14 December, 2013

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Pegasus joined the Friends of Shakespeare’s Globe for their annual Christmas carol concert.  It was a heart-warming recital featuring a mixture of Christmas music both old and new, as well as readings by actors from Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Pegasus were joined by harpist Valeria Kurbatova from the Royal College of Music, who performed excerpts from Benjamin Britten’s “A Ceremony of Carols” to celebrate 100 years since Britten’s birth.

Director – Matthew Altham

Programme:

Benjamin Britten – A Ceremony of Carols

Jacob Handl – Mirabile mysterium

Silent Night (arr. Raman Guttridge)

Det är en ros utsprungen (arr. Ove Lundin)

Engelbert Humperdinck – Evening Prayer from Hansel and Gretel

Mary and the Baby & Jerusalem in the Morning (arr. Joseph Jennings)

Michael Praetorius – In dulci jubilo

Franz Biebl – Ave Maria

Peter Wishart – Alleluia a new work is come on hand

Peter Cornelius – Three Kings

John Rutter – Wexford Carol

Concert programme

Venue details

60 St Giles High Street, London WC2H 8LG
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