Hail, gladdening light

19 March 2016

 

The Edinburgh Singers presented a programme of heavenly a cappella music spanning five centuries, featuring works by Tallis, Allegri, Mendelssohn, Holst and Whitacre. Under the direction of Alistair Digges.

Performed on Saturday 19 March at Old St Paul's Episcopal Church, Edinburgh, and on Sunday 20 March at the Church of the Holy Rude, Stirling.

 

FULL PROGRAMME  

Antonio Lotti - Crucifixus
Thomas Tallis - If ye love me
William Byrd - Sing joyfully
Gregorio Allegri - Miserere
Felix Mendelssohn - Kyrie
Felix Mendelssohn - Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe
Felix Mendelssohn - Heilig
Josef Rheinberger - Abendlied
Charles Wood - Hail, gladdening light

Interval 

Dobri Hristov - Tebe Poem
Gustav Holst - Ave Maria
Stephen Paulus - Pilgrims' hymn
Henryk Górecki - Totus Tuus
Philip Stopford - Ave, Regina Caelorum
Eric Whitacre - Sleep 

 

March 2016 flyer