Britten and his contemporaries





Wednesday 23rd October 2013, 7pm

St Vedast-alias-Foster, Foster Lane, London EC2V 6HH

An a cappella concert by Illumination conducted by Janette Ruocco.


Chorale after an Old French carolBenjamin Britten
Poems of Robert BridgesGerald Finzi
I praise the tender flower
I have loved flowers that fade
My spirit sang all day
Whoso dwelleth under the defence of the most highBenjamin Britten
Ave MariaRebecca Clarke
Four madrigalsThea Musgrave
With serving still
Tanglid I was in love's snare
Gloriana dancesBenjamin Britten
Time
Concord
Time and concord
Country girls
Rustics and fishermen
Final dance of homage
Four songs from the British IslesMichael Tippett
Early one morning
Lilli burlero
Sacred and profaneBenjamin Britten
St Godric's Hymn
Carol
Flower songsBenjamin Britten
To daffodils
The succession of the four sweet months
Marsh flowers
The evening primrose
The ballad of green broom