The Sixteen at Christmas

A Ceremony of Carols

Wed 4 Dec, 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

Frances Kelly harp
Harry Christophers

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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