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Lux Aeterna | Exultate Singers

When
Sunday November 10, 2019 at 18:00
Where
St George's Bristol, Bristol
Tickets
£21, £17, £14, £12; half price for students in full time education and under 18s
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  1. O nata lux de lumine - Thomas Tallis
  2. All shall be well - Roxanna Panufnik
  3. The Light of Reason - Nicholas O'Neill
  4. Lux Aurumque - Eric Whitacre
  5. Through a glass, darkly, for cello and chorus - Cecilia McDowall
  6. Hymn to the Creator of Light - John Rutter
  7. Requiem - Herbert Howells
  8. Agnus Dei - Krzysztof Penderecki
  9. Nunc Dimittis, from Vespers, 'All-night vigil' Op 37 - Sergey Rachmaninov

On this Remembrance Sunday evening, Bristol’s accomplished chamber choir present a programme of music on the theme of light as a symbol of hope and optimism.

Included are pieces written as a response to the fall of the Berlin Wall, exactly 30 years ago, when composers found new freedom to set religious texts without fear of persecution.

Other events and people are commemorated in a wide range of chant-inspired music from the 16th century to the present day. Nicholas O’Neill is composer-in-residence to the Parliament Choir, for whom he wrote a poignant setting of words by John Donne in memory of Jo Cox MP.


Venue
St George's Bristol
Great George Street, off Park Street
Bristol
Bristol
BS1 5RR
England
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