Choir of St James’: Capitivity & Freedom
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Choir of St James’: Capitivity & Freedom

The Choir of St James’, directed by Warren Trevelyan-Jones, performs Capitivity & Freedom,  music for Lent by William Byrd, Philip Moore and many others,  exploring themes of captivity and freedom, personal struggle and renewal. Dietrich Bonhoeffer was executed in a Nazi concentration camp in April 1945, only weeks before the camp was liberated. Philip Moore’s sensitive…

The Choir Of St James’ Marks The Centenary Of The Armistice
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The Choir Of St James’ Marks The Centenary Of The Armistice

To mark the 100th anniversary of Armistice, The Choir of St James’ will perform music of sacrifice, loss and hope in its Voice from Heaven programme. The main feature of the concert is a performance of Johannes Brahms’ Ein deutches Requiem, accompanied by Bradley Gilchrist and Christian Lillicrap on pianos. Complementing the Brahms Requiem are two…

Sunday Afternoon Bach Cantata At St James’
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Sunday Afternoon Bach Cantata At St James’

The Choir of St James’ invites you Cantata & Cream Tea, featuring Cantata BWV 162, Ach! ich sehe, itzt, da ich zur Hochzeit gehe (Ah! I see, now, when I go to the wedding) by JS Bach, followed by tea and scones in the crypt. Thought to have been composed c 1715 in Weimar, this cantata has six movements, scored…