The Choir of St James’ Encounters Mr Handel
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The Choir of St James’ Encounters Mr Handel

The Choir of St James’ and BachBand@StJames’, directed by Warren Trevelyan-Jones, with soloists, Amy Moore (soprano) and Richard Butler (tenor), present Encounters with Mr Handel,  a rare performance of George Frideric Handel’s beautiful pastoral ode, L’Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato (The Cheerful, the Thoughtful, and the Moderate Man). Handel had immersed himself in London life,…

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…