Christmas at Greyfriars 2019

Saturday, December 14, 2019

 

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

 

Highlights of the concert included works by John Rutter and choir favourite, Ēriks Ešenvalds. We were delighted to be joined by Mark O'Keeffe, Principal Trumpet of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Traditional carols, mulled wine and mince pies completed the evening in the atmospheric surroundings of Edinburgh's historic Greyfriars Kirk.

Alistair Digges: Music Director; Mark O'Keeffe: Trumpet; Henry Wallace: Organ

Programme highlights included:

John Rutter: The Very Best Time of the Year
John Rutter: Christmas Lullaby (Clear in the darkness...)
Andrew Carter: I saw three ships
Franz Biebl: Ave Maria
Mack Wilberg: Angels we have heard on high
Ēriks Ešenvalds: Stars

 

Christmas 2019 flyer