Bach 'Magnificat', and Carols for All

15 December 2012

The Edinburgh Singers present an evening of festive music, featuring Bach's 'Magnificat' and a selection of traditional carols, at Greyfriars Kirk.

  • Musical Director: John Gormley
  • Organist: Morley Whitehead
  • Orchestra Organised by Iain McLarty:
    • Flute - Yvonne Paterson, Lee Holland
    • Oboe - Julian Appleyard, Morven Bell
    • Bassoon - Anna Mary Lynch
    • Trumpet - Caroline Farren, Vicky Williams, Alex Priestley
    • Timpani - Euan Fairbairn
    • Violin - Roddy Long, Kate Miguda, Heather Kennedy, Daniel Paterson, Jonathan McBride, Lauren Clay
    • Viola - Liz Ford, Alison Lucas
    • Cello - Robin Mason, Andrew Huggan
    • Double Bass - Eddie Lucas
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  • Johann Sebastian Bach Magnificat in D (BWV 243)
  •         'Et Exsultavit' (sop 2), Sylvia Hamilton
  •         'Quia Respexit' (sop 1), Catherine Siddall
  •         'Quia Fecit' (bass), Jonathan Wright
  •         'Et Misericordia' (alto / tenor), Nicola Stock and Keith Main
  •         'Deposuit Potentes' (tenor), David Leaver
  •         'Esurientes' (alto), Catherine Dunlop
  •         'Suscepit Israel' (sop 1 + 2 / alto), Clare Claymore, Gillian Mitchell, Ailis Sandilands and Shona Banks
  • ---INTERVAL---
  • Mathias Sir Christèmas
  • Rutter Nativity Carol
  • Arr.Willcocks Tomorrow shall be my Dancing Day
  •         (soprano): Julia Sanders
  • Wade arr. Willcocks O Come all ye Faithful
  • Rutter Shepherds' Pipe Carol
  • Terry Myn Lyking
  • Arr.Willcocks Ding Ding Merrily on High!
  • Arr. Willcocks God Rest you Merry, Gentlemen
  • Arr. Holst Personent Hodie
  • Arr. Willcocks Quelle Est Cette Odeur Agréable?
  •         (bass): Pat Snowdon
  • Arr. Leighton Lully, Lulla, thou little tiny Child
  •         (soprano): Aileen Boyle 
  • Mendelssohn arr. Willcocks Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
  • Lauridsen O Magnum Mysterium