The Sixteen at Christmas

A Ceremony of Carols

Wed 4 Dec 2019, 7.45pm

The Anvil

  • Tickets: £37, £29; Under 25s and f/t students £11 (includes £3 booking fee). Over 65s and Platinum Friends standby tickets available on the day. Group rate available

Ceremony of Carols

Walton                                        Make we joy now in this fest
Mediaeval carols:
Nowell, nowell: Out of your sleep
Sweet was the song
Nowell, nowell: In Bethlem
Traditional                                   The Saviour's Work 

Martin                                         Adam lay y-bounden
Poston                                       Jesus Christ the apple tree
Warlock                                     Corpus Christi carol
Holst                                          This have I done for my true love

Mediaeval carols:
There is no rose
Angelus ad virginem
Make we joy

Sandstrom                                Lo, how a rose e'er blooming
Cecilia McDowall                     Of a Rose
Burton                                       Balulalow
Anon                                          The Salutation carol
Britten                                        A Ceremony of Carols

One of the world’s great choral ensembles, The Sixteen continues to thrill and delight audiences around the world. This special Christmas programme includes a feast of carols and seasonal choral music. Favourite traditional versions, stunningly beautiful Tudor and Renaissance works and modern settings are combined in a ravishing and satisfying evening of music. The perfect way to start your Christmas celebrations.

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