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Christmas Concert by Barker College Choir and Orchestra from Sydney, Australia

Monday December 11, 2017 at 19:30
Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh
Free admission – no ticket required

  1. Concerto Grosso No 8 in G minor, 'Christmas Concerto' Op 6 No 8 - Arcangelo Corelli
  2. Mock Morris - Percy Grainger
  3. Grand Duo No 3 in D, from Grand Duos for double bass and violin - Giovanni Bottesini
  4. 1st movement: Allegretto, from String Quartet No 6 in G Op 101 - Dmitry Shostakovich
  5. Tomorrow shall be my dancing day - John Gardner

This exciting young choir and orchestra led by dynamic musicians and educators who are at the top of their field, will enchant and delight you, performing music from across the continents and centuries. Works from Australian composers sit comfortably alongside music from the baroque, the twentieth century and arrangements of traditional English and French carols. Barker College will perform works by Australian composers Percy Grainger, Paul Stanhope, Dan Walker and Malcolm Williamson as well as Grand Duo by Giovanni Bottesini for violin and double bass, String Quartet no 6 (Allegretto) by Dmitri Shostakovich and Concerto Grosso op 6 no 8 by Arcangelo Corelli. Christmas carols from around the world will include People Look East by Paul Stanhope, How Lovely Shines the Morning Star, Hark the Herald Angels Sing, Confidando esta la noche by Mexican composer Juan Garcia de Zespedes and Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day by John Gardner.

Canongate Kirk
The Royal Mile
Canongate Kirk
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