Illuminare

17 December 2011

The Edinburgh Singers presented their Christmas Concert in the beautiful Church of St Cuthbert's Lothian Road.

  • Musical Director: John Gormley
  • Organist: Morley Whitehead
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  • Mendelssohn Weihnachten
  • Gauntlett / Mann (descant Gormley) Once in Royal David's City (Soloist: Aileen Boyle)
  • Arr. Willcocks Angelus ad Virginem
  • Poston Jesus Christ the Apple Tree (Soloist: Joanne Dunwell)
  • Arr. Wood A Virgin Most Pure
  • Arr. Sargent Zither Carol
  • Arr. Willcocks The First Nowell
  • Handl Resonet in Laudibus
  • Hassler Angelus ad Pastores Ait (Soloists: Aileen Boyle, Joanne Dunwell, Sophie Brown, Catherine Dunlop, Alex Marks, Ailis Sandilands, Davis Leaver, Justin Nash)
  • Praetorius Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen
  • Praetorius In natali domini 
  • Sch├╝tz Ein Kind ist uns geboren 
  • Arr. Praetorius Good Christians all rejoice
  • Mathias A Babe is Born 
  • Arr. Willcocks Sussex Carol 
  • R R Terry Myn Lyking 
  • Leontovych / Wilhousky Carol of the Bells 
  • Joubert Torches 
  • Arr. Willcocks Good King Wenceslas 
  • Thomas Wilson There is no rose 
  • Judith Weir Illuminare 
  • Whitacre Lux Aurumque (Soloist: Aileen Boyle) 
  • Arr. Willcocks God rest ye merry, gentlemen 
  • Cornelius (arr. Atkins) The Three Kings (Soloist: Jonathan Wright) 
  • R R Bennett What sweeter music 
  • Arr. Gormley Coventry Carol 
  • Darke In the bleak mid-winter (Soloists: Claire Claymore, David Leaver)
  • Arr. Willcocks  Hark! The herald angels sing 
  • Arr. Arthur Warrell We wish you a merry Christmas