Tenebrae: England's Finest

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  • Classical and opera
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The choir Tenebrae directed by Nigel Short takes the audience on a musical journey through the past 100 years to give a crystal clear view of the wide-ranging styles and skills of England's finest composers. It takes place in the sumptuous surroundings of the Egyptian Room in London’s Mansion House.

With British mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly.

Stanford: Magnificat for double choir  

Gurney: 'Since I believe in God'

Judith Bingham: New commission  

Vaughan Williams: 'Valiant for truth'  

Vaughan Williams: Mass in G minor  

Purcell: 'Dido's Lament, (from 'Dido and Aeneas') 

Bingham: 'The drowned lovers'  

Stanford: 'The Blue Bird'

Holst: 'Nunc Dimittis'  

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