Past Concerts: 2012-2013 Season

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Saturday 13th October 2012

St Peter's Church, Hook Norton

Conductor: Bob Chilcott
Piano and Organ: Bernard West
Soloists: Rachel Slade, Ruby Watkins, Vicki Pike, Chris Howell, Alison Clifton-Barnard

Anthems arr: Chilcott Be Thou My Vision
God So Loved the World
Even Such is Time
Arr: Chilcott Your Face
Aesop's Fables arr: Chilcott The Hare and the Tortoise
The Mountain in Labour
The Fox and the Grapes
The North Wind and the Sun
The Goose and the Swan
Chilcott: Requiem Introit and Kyrie
Pie Jesu
Agnus Dei
Thou Knowest, Lord
Lux Aeterna

Saturday 15th December 2012

St Nicholas' Church, Chadlington

Conductor: Sarah Tenant-Flowers
Guitar: Craig Ogden
Piano and Organ: Bernard West
Soloists: Ruth Allington, Giles Dawson, Catherine Berry, Janet Kilpatrick, Gareth Williams, Rachel Slade, Ruby Watkins

Trad. English Be Thou My Vision
Felix Mendelssohn Frohlocket Ihr Völker auf Erden
Carol 14th c., arr. David Willcocks Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Will Todd My Lord Has Coome
Reading by Harriet Berry E.W.N. Roe: Don't It Rain
Franz Grüber Stille Nacht (preceded by guitar Fantasia intro
Carol Trad., arr. Arthur Sullivan It Came Upon the Midnight Clear
Peter Hayward Lute Book Lullaby
Benjamin Britten The Sycamore Tree
Trad., arr. Pearsall In Dulci Jubilo
Reading by Giles Dawson Anon. (West Yorkshire): The Messiah
George Friederich Handel For Unto Us A Child Is Born from Messiah
Trad. American Kentucky Wassail
Carol Good King Wenceslas
Reading by Chris Howell and John Kay Oliver Pritchett: Wenceslas - The Inside Story
Trad. Irish, arr. STF The Wexford Carol
Trad. German, translation STF Maria Durch Ein Dornwald Ging
Harold Darke In The Bleak Midwinter
English trad. song, arr. Simon Wright The Twelve Days Of Christmas
Reading by Sally Despenser Elizabeth Jennings: The Child
Scottish folk song, arr. P Hunt O Horo Eeree Caidil Gu Lo
Gordon Langford, arr. Jeremy Jackman Jingle Bells
Audience Carol God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Trad West Country, arr. STF We Wish You A Merry Christmas

Saturday 16th February 2013 (as part of Bloxham festival of Faith and Literature 15-17th Feb 2013)

Bloxham School, Bloxham

Conductor: Sebastian Thomson
Readers: Jeany Spark, Canon Mark Oakley
Piano: Shauni McGregor

G. F. Handel All we, like sheep, have gone astray (from "Messiah")
Orlando Gibbons Drop, drop slow tears
Thomas Tallis If ye love me
Bob Chilcott God so loved the world
Henry Purcell Thou knowest Lord, the secrets of our hearts
John Gardner Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Charles Villiers Stanford Justorum Animae
Anton Bruckner Os justi
H Fraser-Simson arr. Andrew Carter Christopher Robin is saying his prayers
Emmet G Coleman The temperance train
Billy Joel And so it goes
John Gardner Rejection
Cole Porter Miss Otis Regrets
Robert Pearsall Lay a garland
Gerald Finzi My spirit sang all day

Saturday 2nd March 2013

St. Peter's Church, Hook Norton

Conductor: Sarah Tenant-Flowers

Victoria: Requiem Introit
Agnus Dei Pt I
Agnus Dei Pt II
Agnus Dei Pt III
Motet - Versa in Luctum
Libera Me

Saturday 27th April 2013

Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Deddington

Conductor: Sarah Tenant-Flowers
Orchestra: The Cotswold Baroque Players
Leader: Miles Golding
Soprano: Rebecca Outram
Mezzo Soprano: Alexandra Gibson
Tenor: Jeremy Budd
Bass I (The Lord is a man of War): Giles Dawson
Bass II (The Lord is a man of War): David Clover

Handel: Israel in Egypt

Saturday 15th June, 2013

Beaconsfield Hall, Shipton-Under-Wychwood

Conductor and Piano: Kevin Stannard
Soloists: Rachel Slade, Ali Clifton-Barnard

Part I - Cautionary Tales
Bob Chilcott - Aesop's Fables
The Hare and the Tortoise
The Mountain in Labour
The Fox and the Grapes
The North Wind and the Sun
The Goose and the Swan
Frederick Bridge The Goslings
Love Stories
Cole Porter Miss Otis Regrets
Edward Elgar My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land
John Gardner Rejection
Guy Turner Tequila Samba
Rodgers/Hart Blue Moon
Part II - Bedtime Stories
Guy Turner Suburban Cowboy
Arlen/Harburg arr. Turner Over the Rainbow
Bedtime Stories
H. Fraser-Simon arr. Carter Vespers (Christopher Robin is Saying His Prayers)
Eric Whitacre Seal Lullaby
Eric Whitacre Sleep
Samuel Barber Sure on this Shining Night
Edward Elgar Spanish Serenade
Paul Mealor Wherever You Are
Ray Noble, Jimmy Campbell and Reg Connelly Goodnight Sweetheart, Goodnight

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