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Brandenburg Sunday Series

  • Grange Wellington Hotel 71 Vincent Square London, England, SW1P 2PA United Kingdom (map)

In the first of our 2018 Autumn Sunday Series at the Grange Wellington Hotel, guest conductor Max Barley directs the handpicked Brandenburg Singers in this concert of a cappella choral favourites spanning the centuries. The programme will have a particular emphasis on Romantic and turn-of-the-century works by Bruckner, Grieg, Rachmaninov, Rheinberger and Stanford, with the lighter second half to include arrangements of Harold Arlen’s Over the Rainbow and Billy Joel’s And so it goes.

Join us for the perfect Sunday treat — a relaxing, early-evening concert in beautiful surroundings. And for full indulgence, book in early for the Grange Afternoon Tea — or even an overnight stay!

Programme

Tomas Luis de Victoria | O Quam Gloriosum
Charles Villiers Stanford | Beati, Quorum Via from 3 Motets, Op. 38
Charles Hubert Hastings Parry | My soul, there is a country from Songs of Farewell
Edward Bairstow | Let all mortal flesh keep silence
John Tavener | Mother of God
Josef Rheinberger | Abendlied
Sergei Rachmaninov | Bogoroditse Devo from the All Night Vigil
Palestrina | Sicut Cervus
Bruckner | Os Justi from Three Graduals

INTERVAL

Michael Tippett | Steal Away and Nobody knows from A Child of Our Time
Charles Villiers Stanford | The Blue Bird
Arthur Sullivan | The Long Day Closes
Billy Joel, arr. Bob Chilcott | And so it goes
Harold Arlen, arr. Guy Turner | Over the Rainbow

 

 © Mark Thomas

© Mark Thomas

The Brandenburg Singers
Max Barley
— Conductor


Tickets £18 £5 (children) — call our box office on 07528 776625 or book online now!

Earlier Event: September 5
Jazz in the Crypt
Later Event: September 13
Mozart Requiem by candlelight