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Tenebrae

Kings Place, 13-Dec-2018 / 20:00

Wigmore Hall, 24-Oct-2018 / 19:30

St John's Smith Square, 6-Jul-2018 / 19:30

St John's Smith Square, 28-Mar-2018 / 20:00

Pärt: Passio

Kings Place, 16-Dec-2017 / 19:30

St John's Smith Square, 30-Oct-2017 / 19:30

St John's Smith Square, 12-Apr-2017 / 19:30

St John's Smith Square, 18-Dec-2016 / 19:00

Kings Place, 28-Jan-2016 / 20:00

2015 Concerts

Kings Place, 11-Dec-2015 / 19:30

  • Programme to include:
  • Chant:
    • Veni Veni Emmanuel
    • Puer Natus Est
  • Adrian Peacock: Veni, Veni
  • Jonathan Lane: There Is No Rose
  • Philip Ledger: Adam Lay Ybounden
  • Simon Preston:
    • There Is No Rose
    • On Christmas Day
  • Peter Wishart: Alleluya
  • Byrd: O Magnum Mysterium
  • Richard Pygott: Quid petis, O fili?
  • Anon: Angelus ad Virginem
  • Warlock:
    • I Saw a Fair Maiden
    • Benedicamus Domino
  • Traditional:
    • I Saw Three Ships (arr. Simon Preston)
    • On Christmas Night (arr. Philip Ledger)
    • Silent Night (arr. Jonathan Rathbone)
  • Arnold Bax: I Sing of a Maiden
  • Holst: In the Bleak Midwinter
  • Jonathan Rathbone: The Oxen
  • Christopher Robinson: Rejoice and be Merry
  • Richard Lloyd: Love Came Down at Christmas
  • Richard Knight: Come Rock His Cradle
  • Will Todd: My Lord Has Come
  • Alexander: L’Estrange Hodie

Cadogan Hall, 29-Nov-2015 / 18:00

  • Handel: Messiah
  • English Chamber Orchestra, Nigel Short - Conductor, Grace Davidson - Soprano, Sarah Connolly - Mezzo soprano, Andrew Staples - Tenor, David Soar - Bass

Wigmore Hall, 13-Oct-2015 / 19:30

  • Purcell:
    • Dido and Aeneas Z626
    • Transcription of Lully's Scocca pur LWV76/3
    • Overture and Hornpipe from The Double Dealer Z592
    • As soon as the chaos was made into form from The Marriage-Hater Match’d Z602
    • Man is for the woman made from The Mock Marriage Z605
    • From rosy bow'rs and Let the dreadful engines from The Comical History of Don Quixote Z578
    • Scotch Tune, Minuet and Hornpipe from Amphitryon, or The Two Sosias Z572
    • Chaconne from The Gordion Knot Unty’d Z597
    • I sigh'd, and I pin'd, 'Tis death alone, I'll mount to yon blue Coelum and I'll sail upon the dog star from A Fool's Preferment Z571
    • Saraband in G minor for lute from Harpsichord Suite Z661
    • Nymphs and shepherds from The Libertine Z600
  • Trevor Pinnock - Director, harpsichord
  • Matthew Truscott - Violin
  • Sophie Gent - Violin
  • Alfonso Leal - Viola
  • Jonathan Byers - Cello
  • Pippa Macmillan - Violone
  • Thomas Dunford - Theorbo
  • Julia Doyle - Soprano
  • Stuart Jackson - Tenor
  • Jonathan McGovern - Baritone
  • Rowan Hellier - Mezzo-soprano as Dido
  • Jonathan McGovern as Aeneas
  • Pamela Helen Stephen as Sorceress
  • Julia Doyle - Soprano as Belinda and First Woman
  • Stuart Jackson as Sailor
  • Michael Chance as Spirit
  • Tenebrae Consort as semi chorus
2014 Concerts

St John's Smith Square, 18-Dec-2014 / 19:30

  • Plainsong:
    • O come, O come Emmanuel
    • O radix Jesse
  • Adrian Peacock: Venite, Gaudete!
  • Herbert Howells: A spotless rose
  • Peter Wishart: Alleluya
  • Anonymous: Angelus ad virginem
  • Francisco Guerrero: Gentil señora
  • Richard Pygott: Quid petis O fili
  • Byrd: Lullaby – my sweet little
  • Orlando di Lasso: Resonet in Laudibus
  • Poulenc:
    • Quatre motets pour le temps de Noël
    • O magnum mysterium
    • Quem vidistis pastores
    • Videntes stellam
    • Hodie Christus natus est
  • Vaughan Williams: The Wassail Song
  • Holst: In the bleak midwinter
  • Warlock: Benedicamus Domino
  • John Rutter:
    • What sweeter music
    • Nativity
  • arr. Andrew Carter: I wonder as I wander
  • arr. Nigel Short: Quem pastores
  • Bob Chilcott:
    • The Bethlehem star
    • There’s a rose in the middle of winter
    • The heart-in-waiting
  • Will Todd: My Lord has come
  • Traditional:
    • Silent night (arr. Jonathan Rathbone)
    • Tomorrow shall be my dancing day (arr. David Willcocks)
    • Away in a manger (arr. Nigel Short)
    • The twelve days of Christmas (arr. Ian Humphris)
  • Tenebrae Consort
  • Nigel Short - Conductor