Concert archive

  • Sat

    07

    Dec

    2019

    The Festival of Christmas

    St Peter’s Church, Black Lion Lane, Hammersmith

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    English trad. arr. Elizabeth Poston The Boar’s Head Carol
    Welsh trad. arr. Keith Roberts Deck the Halls
    Betty Roe The Holly & the Ivy
    German trad. arr. John Rutter O Tannenbaum
    Benjamin Britten A Shepherd’s Carol
    Nicholas Bannan Twas the Night before Christmas
    English trad. arr. Bob Chilcott The Twelve Days of Christmas
    J. Pierpont arr. David Willcocks Jingle Bells
    Gustav Holst Bring us in good ale
    English trad. arr. R. Vaughan Williams Wassail Song
    English trad. arr. William Whitehead Here we go-a wassailing
    Arthur Sullivan The last night of the year
    Gustav Holst arr. Richard Bannan In the Bleak Midwinter
    American trad. arr. Michael Higgins Away in a Manger
    Various arr. Richard Bannan American Christmas Medley
    Trad. arr. Berty Rice Auld Lang Syne

    Organ Andrew Wells
    Musical Director Richard Bannan
  • Sat

    29

    Jun

    2019

    A Little Light Music

    St Michael and All Angels, Bath Road, London

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    Elgar Light of the World
    Rachmaninoff Svete tikhi
    Brahms Warum ist das Licht gegeben
    J. S. Bach O Jesu Christ Meins Lebens Licht
    Rutter Hymn to the Creator of Light
    Whitacre Lux Aurumque
    Charles Wood Hail! Gladdening Light
    Kerry Andrew O lux Beata Trinitas
    Holst Light leaves whisper
    Amy Beach Through the house give glimmering light
    Pearsall Light of my Soul
    Elgar Light out of darkness
    George Harrison arr. Richard Bannan Here comes the sun
     Duke Ellington arr. Berty Rice I’m beginning to see the light
    arr. Richard Bannan This little light of mine

    Organ Andrew Wells
    Musical Director Richard Bannan

  • Sat

    23

    Mar

    2019

    Ein Deutsches Requiem

    St James's Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, London

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    Heinrich Schütz Selig sind die Toten
    J. S. Bach O Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht
    Fanny Mendelssohn from Fünf Lieder (Op. 10): Nach Süden, Vorwurf, and Bergeslust
    Clara Schumann Two Lieder: Liebst du um Schönheit (Op. 12, No. 4) and Ich stand in dunklen Träumen (Op. 13, No. 1)
    Johannes Brahms Geistliches Lied

    Johannes Brahms Ein Deutsches  Requiem

    Soprano Miriam Allan
    Baritone Marcus Farnsworth
    Keyboard Libby Burgess
    Keyboard Will Vann
    Musical Director Richard Bannan
     

  • Sat

    15

    Dec

    2018

    Hodie!

    St Peter’s Church, Black Lion Lane, Hammersmith

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    J. S. Bach Jauchzet, frohlocket
    J. P. Sweelinck Hodie Christus natus est
    Mendelssohn Weihnachten
    Cheryl Frances-Hoad Good day, Sir Christemas
    arr. Willcocks Ding! Dong! Merrily on High
    Hieronymum Praetorius In dulci jubilo
    Michael Praetorius Puer natus in Bethlehem
    Michael Hayden Viderunt Omnes
    Poulenc Hodie Christus natus est
    Cecilia McDowall Gaude et Laetare
    C Hubert H Parry Welcome Yule
    Bruckner Virga Jesse
    arr. Rutter I saw three ships
    Holst Christmas Day

    Organ Luke Bond
    Musical Director Richard Bannan

  • Sat

    30

    Jun

    2018

    Glad Greetings and Fond Farewells

    St Michael and All Angels, Bath Road, London

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    Franz Joseph Haydn Te Deum
    John Rutter O be joyful in the Lord
    C. V. Stanford Magnificat in B♭ for Double Choir
    C. Hubert H. Parry Songs of Farewell
    Gustav Holst Nunc Dimittis
    C. Hubert H. Parry I was glad when they said unto me

    Organ Andrew Wells
    Musical director Richard Bannan

  • Sat

    16

    Jun

    2018

    St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle

    St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor

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    Performing at Evensong, Mattins and Eucharist services

  • Sat

    24

    Mar

    2018

    Fower Sovereygnes Reygnes

    St Barnabas Church, Pitshanger Lane, London

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    The music of Thomas Tallis

    Sancte Deus
    God grant we grace
    Audivi vocem de caelo
    Gloria from Mass for four voices
    Euge caeli porta (performed by The Marian Consort)
    Blessed are those that be undefiled (performed by The Marian Consort)
    If ye love me
    Hear the voice and prayer
    Magnificat from the short ‘Dorian’ Service
    Gaude gloriosa Dei Mater (performed with The Marian Consort)
    Loquebantur variis linguis
    Jesu salvator saeculi
    Videte Miraculum (performed by The Marian Consort)
    Suscipe quaeso Domine (performed by The Marian Consort)
    O sacrum convivium
    In ieiunio et fletu
    Miserere nostri Domine (performed with The Marian Consort)

    Guest ensemble The Marian Consort (directed by Rory McCleery)
    Musical Director
    Richard Bannan

  • Sat

    09

    Dec

    2017

    Not 'The Messiah'

    St Peter’s Church, Black Lion Lane, Hammersmith

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    J.S. Bach arr. Richard Bannan Comfort, Comfort ye My People
    Michael Wise Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord
    William Byrd Ecce Virgo Concipiet
    G.P. da Palestrina Surge, Illuminare, Jerusalem
    John Tavener God is With Us
    Gerald Finzi In Terra Pax
    Claudio Monteverdi Exulta Filia Sion
    Edward Naylor Vox Dicentis: Clama
    Lowell Mason arr. John Rutter Joy to the World
    arr. David Willcocks Sussex Carol
    Peter Cornelius The Three Kings
    Peter Warlock Balulalow
    John Rutter Shepherd’s Pipe Carol
    Adolphe Adams arr. Dudley Buck, adapted Richard Bannan O Holy Night

    Soprano Philippa Boyle
    Baritone Robert Davies
    Organ Andrew Wells
    Musical Director Richard Bannan

  • Sat

    01

    Jul

    2017

    A Carnival of Animals

    St Michael and All Angels, Bath Road, London

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    John Bennet All creatures now
    John Bartlet
    Of all the Birds that I know now
    Orlando Gibbons
    The Silver Swan
    Thomas Vautor
    Sweet Suffolk Owl
    Anon (1500)
    Dindirin, dindirin
    Jacques Arcadelt
    Il bianco e dolce cigno
    Orlando de Lassus
    Chi chi li chi
    Camille Saint-Saëns
    Carnival of the Animals (for two pianists)
    Eric Whitacre A
    nimal Crackers – Panther/Cow/Canary
    Michael Flanders & Joseph Horovitz
    Captain Noah and his Floating Zoo
    Charles Villiers Stanford
    What the Bee is to the Flow’ret
    Frank Bridge
    The Bee
    Charles Villiers Stanford
    The Swallow
    Charles Villiers Stanford
    The Bluebird
    Eric Whitacre 
    Animal Crackers – Firefly/Eel/Kangaroo

    Pianists Yoon-Seok Shin and Matthew McCombie
    Musical Director Libby Burgess

  • Sat

    25

    Mar

    2017

    Belshazzar

    St James's Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, London

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    G.F. Handel Belshazzar

    Belshazzar Rupert Charlesworth
    Nitocris Emma Kirkby
    Cyrus James Hall
    Gobrias Giles Underwood
    Daniel David Allsopp
    Musical Director Richard Bannan