‘Of Birds And Angels’ – Christmas Music From The Song Company

When:  On 27-Nov-13, starting at 7.30 pm and finishing at approximately 9.10 pm including interval
Where:  The City Recital Hall, 2, Angel Place, Sydney
 

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The Song Company, directed by Roland Peelman, presents Of Birds and Angels, angelic and magical Christmas music from Australia and around the world.  The ensemble, regarded as amongst the finest in the nation brings you magic and mirth from all creatures celestial in this quintessential Song Company Christmas program.

Angels and birds intertwine in a concert that blends the best of pagan and Christian traditions of Australia and the wider world.  The Song Company presents carols in Catalan, in Ukranian and in Spanish, and beautiful pieces by Australian composers Ross Edwards and Christopher Willcock.

PROGRAM:

Clement Janequin: Le chant des oiseaux

Thomas Ravenscroft: There were three ravens

Claudio Monteverdi: Psalm 113 Laudate pueri

Heinrich Isaac: Puer natus est – Ecce Virgo Concipies

Ross Edwards: Sacred Kingfisher Psalms

Christopher Willcock sj: Etiquette with Angels

A selection of stories and popular carols from around the world including Britten’s Corpus Christi Carol and William James’ Carol of the Birds

Tickets: $59. Concessions available. Additional fees may apply.

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Concerts in Blackheath, Wollongong, Newcastle, Canberra and Melbourne as well as in Sydney.

CONCERT DETAILS AND DATES: http://www.songcompany.com.au/concerts/

 

 

 

 
Posted on November 11, 2013 @ 12.44
 

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