We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Learn more here. x

Stories in glass: music for the Great East Window | Yorkshire Bach Choir

When
Saturday February 10, 2018 at 19:30
Where
St Michael-le-Belfrey Church, York
Tickets
£14 (£12 for pensioners, registered unwaged or registered disabled, £5 student ticket, free for accompanied under 16s, season rates available)
Phone for tickets: 01904 658338
Phone lines open: 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday (closed on Bank Holidays)
Other Sources: YBC Tickets, 11 Bootham Terrace, York YO30 7DH (SAE, please)
Book Online Book by Email
Tickets "at the door" - until sold out
  1. Missa Sancti Wilhelmi - John Taverner
  2. When David heard - Thomas Tomkins
  3. Then David mourned - Thomas Tomkins
  4. When David heard - Thomas Weelkes
  5. Faire is the heaven - Sir William Henry Harris
  6. Hail, gladdening light - Charles Wood
  7. Ab oriente - Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck
  8. Alleluia, I heard a voice - Thomas Weelkes
  9. Vidi turbam magnam - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

2018 will see the completion of the restoration of York Minster’s iconic Great East Window. Marking this landmark in the life of the city we present music inspired by stained glass and the wider history of York. Events depicted in the window, such as the Death of Absalom with settings of When David heard by Tomkins and Weelkes, and scenes from Revelation, are included. The concert ends with an unabashed celebration of the celestial with Harris’s wonderful Faire is the heaven and the life-affirming properties of light in Wood’s ecstatic Hail, gladdening light.


Venue
St Michael-le-Belfrey Church
11-12 Minster Yard
York
North Yorkshire
YO1 7HH
England
This advertisement was submitted by Yorkshire Bach Choir.
Print or Save this concert's QR code



Disclaimer: We endeavour to supply full and accurate information but cannot be held responsible for any errors.
Please check with the ticket vendor before you purchase your ticket. PLEASE REPORT BAD CONTENT

©2018 Concert Diary Ltd. The interactive Concert Guide specialising in listings for Opera, Ballet and Classical Music Concerts.