Chapelle du Roi: New Lamps for Old
St John's Smith Square
Fri Dec 7 2012
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Oct 9 2012
The choir Chapelle du Roi explores contrasting approaches to the great Christmas texts with works by composers such as Tallis, Palestrina and Victoria and contemporary composers from England, Scotland and America.
Includes Sarum Chant; Robert Hugill's Introit: 'Puer Natus est Nobis'; Tallis's Mass 'Puer Natus est Nobis'; Daniel Burges, Trad 'Coventry Carol'; Tallis's 'Magnificat'; Tallis's 'Nunc Dimittis'; Nicholas O'Neill's 'Nunc Dimittis';
'Alma Redemptoris' in settings by Roxanna Panufnik and David BraidVictoria, with Gurrero and Palestrina, Anthony Mudge (world premiere)