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Wednesday, 17 November 2010

Floreat Cantus - Advent Music in aid of Little Sisters' work

On 18 December, from 7.30-9pm, Floreat Cantus, a choir of talented young people directed by Wilfrid Jones, will be presenting a programme of Christmas and Advent music in support of St Anne's House in Stoke Newington, a care home run by the Little Sisters of the Poor. The evening includes old favourites but also some lesser known works from across the centuries and the first performance of a Christmas piece by the conductor, Wilfrid Jones. There will be refreshments sold before the concert and during the interval with wine and mince pies afterwards. The evening promises to be very enjoyable, the programme is intended to appeal to all.

Programme:
O ADONÁŸ (Gregorian Chant, c. 1300)
ANGELUS AD VIRGINEM (14th century Irish melody)
COVENTRY CAROL (Trad, arr Martin Shaw)
ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID’S CITY (H. J. Gauntlett)
E’EN SO LORD JESUS, QUICKLY COME (Paul Manz)
INFANT HOLY, INFANT LOWLY (Trad Polish)
HARK! THE HERALD-ANGELS SING! (F Mendelssohn)

﴾Interval﴿

IN DULCI JUBILO (Trad arr P L Pearsall)
ONCE AS I REMEMBER (Wilfrid Jones)
DING DONG! MERILLY ON HIGH (16th century melody)
THE LAMB (John Tavener)
HALLELUJA CHORUS (G F Handel)

Venue: The Concert Hall of St Anne’s House, Stoke Newington, 77 Manor Road, London N16 5BL
Entrance: Adults: £7; Concessions: £4
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