Choir Repertoire 2010-2015

Here is a list of what we have sung during the previous five years – it’s quite impressive! We have covered a wide range of composers, periods and styles.


Anerio           Christus factus est                                                                      

Aston            They gave their bodies

Bach             Cantata ‘Meine Seel erhebt den Herren’ BWV 10: Coro and Chorale

                    Cantata ‘Nach dir, Herr, verlanget mich’  BWV 150

                    O Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht  BWV 118

Bairstow        Blessed City, heavenly Salem  

Blow             Let thy hand be strengthened; My days are gone

Bouzignac     Ave Maria; Noë, noë

Brahms         Liebeslieder 

Bridge           The Goslings

Britten          Rosa Mystica from Ad majorem Dei gloriam

                    Choral Dances from Gloriana

                    Flower Songs: To Daffodils; The Succession of the Four Sweet Months;                         The Evening Primrose; Green Broom

                    Antiphon; Jubilate Deo in C; Venite exultemus Domino in C

                    Hymn to St Cecilia 

Bruckner       Christus factus est

Byrd             Ave verum; Justorum animae 

Carissimi       Nisi Dominus

Casals           O vos omnes                                       

Charpentier   Messe de Minuet

                    Nisi Dominus

                    Antiphona

Chilcott         God so loved the world

                    Aesop’s Fables - Hare and tortoise; Mountain; Fox and grapes; Goose

Copland        I bought me a cat

de Severac   Tantum ergo

Elgar            My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land

                   As Torrents in Summer

Finzi             My spirit sang all day

                   Clear and gentle stream

                   Haste on, my joys!

                   God is gone up 

Gorecki         Totus tuus 

Guerrero       O Domine Jesu Christe

                    Missa de la batalla escoutez                                     

Handel          The ways of Zion do mourn                             

Harris           Holy is the true light

Haydn, J       Insanae et vanae curae; Salve Regina

Haydn, M      Christus factus est

Holst             Spring from Two Eastern Pictures         

Horsley         Slow Fresh Founts                                

Howells        Magnificat (Collegium Regale); Hymn to St Cecilia 

Ireland          Greater love

Jannequin     La Guerre

John IV         Crux fidelis

Lassus          Audite Nova

Lauridsen     O magnum mysterium 

Lotti              Crucifixus 5 part

McDowall      Ave Maris stella

Macfarren     When Daisies Pied; Orpheus with his Lute       

Mathias        Ave Rex: A Carol Sequence

Moeran         Under the greenwood tree

                    River God’s song

                    Spring, the sweet spring

                    Good wine

Monteverdi    Messa aquattro voci a capella

Morley          Nolo mortem peccatoris  

Mozart          Ave verum corpus

                    Alma Dei Creatoris

                    Regina Caeli

                    Missa Brevis in Bflat

Palestrina      Missa Brevis

Parry            My soul there is a country

                    I know my soul hath power

                    Never weather-beaten sail

                    Hear my words   

Plainchant     Ave Regina

                    Alma redemptoris

                    Regina coeli

                    Salve Regina

                    O magnum mysterium

                    Attende Domine

Pollard          The Spider and the Fly

Poulenc        Christmas Motets: O magnum mysterium; Quem vidistis pastores dicite;

                   Hodie Christus natus est

Purcell          O God the King of Glory

                   Thou knowest Lord

                   I was glad

Rutter           Magnificat

Sanders        The Reproaches

Scheidt         Surrexit Christus hodie

Schütz          Es ist erchienen

                    Meine seele

Shearing       Songs and Sonnets 

Stanford        Partsongs: Chillingham; The Blue Bird;

                    When Mary thro’ the Garden went; Corydon, arise!; Diaphenia;

                    Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in C   

Sterndale Bennett   Come live with me                   

Sullivan        The Long Day Closes       

Styne/Robin  Diamonds are a girl’s best friend 

Telemann      Laudate Jehovam, omnes gentes

Victoria         Mass: O magnum mysterium

                    Motets: O magnum mysterium; Gaude Maria; Virgo Ave Maria;

                    Eram quasi agnus; Tamquam ad latronem; Animam meam dilectam;                             Tradiderunt me; Vere languores; Vidi aquam; O vos omnes; Popule meus

Vierne           Messe Solennelle

Weelkes        The Ape, Monkey and Baboon

Wesley          Ascribe unto the Lord  

Whitacre       The Seal Lullaby

                    Animal Crackers – canary, eels, kangaroo

Wise             A catch on the Midnight Cats

 

Madrigals:  

 

Arcadelt        Il bianco e Dolce Cigno

Banchieri      Contrapunto Bestiale

Bartlet          Of all the birds

Bennet          All creatures now; Weep, o mine eyes

Byrd             This sweet and merry month of May

East             Hence stars 

Gibbons        The Silver Swan

Josquin         El Grillo

Passereau     Il est bel et bon

Ravenscroft  The Three Ravens; The Old Dog

Wilbye          Adieu, sweet Amaryllis 

 

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