An Elizabethan Christmas – Warwick

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Tuesday, 13 Dec 2016 7:30pm

St Mary’s Church, Warwick

Ex Cathedra Consort
Jeffrey Skidmore conductor

 

Programme includes:
Byrd               Mass for Four Voices
Byrd               Great Service (Magnificat & Nunc dimittis)
Gibbons        This is the record of John
Gibbons        See, see the Word is incarnate
Tallis              Videte miraculum
Sheppard      Verbum caro

 

Yuletide in the Elizabethan era was a time of profound spirituality as well as celebration – and composers such as Byrd, Gibbons and Tallis composed some of the most timeless sacred music ever created in these islands. This programme explores the grandeur, the emotion and the deep beauty that lay at the heart of Christmas festivities at the court of Elizabeth I.

 

This concert will end at approximately 9.45pm.

 

We are delighted to give this concert at the invitation of Leamington Music. For tickets call book online via the link above or call the Leamington Town Hall box office on 01926 334418.

 

£22.00£18.00 (reserved central nave) / £15.00 (unreserved rear nave) / £13.00 (unreserved sides) – tickets include mince pies and mulled wine

 

 

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