Autumn Concert

Oriana and Oratorio

Church of the Holy Cross, Ramsbury  (map)
Saturday 13th October, 2012 at 7:30 pm

A concert of 'Oriana' madrigals and Oratorio excerpts, including highlights from Elijah, the Messiah and Bach's Mass in B minor

Conductor:  Sir Peter Beale

Organ: Simon Dinsdale

View the Programme (PDF)


Piece Composer
And the glory of the Lord (from Messiah) George Frideric Handel
All Creatures now John Bennett
Hard by a crystal fountain Thomas Morley
The heavens are telling (from Creation) Joseph Haydn
As Vesta was Thomas Weelkes
Gratias agimus tibi (Mass in B minor) Johann Sebastian Bach
For He shall give his angels (from Elijah) Felix Mendelssohn
Lift Thine eyes (from Elijah) Felix Mendelssohn
He watching over Israel (from Elijah) Felix Mendelssohn
Fair nymphs John Farmer
Come, gentle swains Michael Cavendish
Hark! Did ye ever hear Thomas Hunt
Hallelujah (from Messiah) George Frideric Handel