Evocative Renaissance and Baroque pieces including:
Byrd Miserere mihi Domine+
Bach O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden (from St Matthew Passion)+
Caresana La Tarantella
Holborne A short set of works for strings
Monteverdi Tempro la cetra
Atmospheric contemporary works including:
Edmund Finnis Verbo Domini+
James MacMillan For Sonny
Arvo Pärt Credo and Kyrie (from Berliner Messe)
Peteris Vasks Plainscapes II
Adrian Williams Winter Chorale (UK premiere)
John Woolrich Ulysses Awakes (after Monteverdi)
Scottish Ensemble only
+ I Fagiolini only
With award-winning vocal ensemble I Fagiolini
As winter thickens and darkness descends, let this be our shining gift to you: a smörgåsbord of glittering Renaissance, Baroque, 20th- and 21 century jewels to ring and resonate through the night.
Our much-loved advent tour pairs glowing candles and atmospheric venues with music of hidden depths, spiritual solace, meditative reflection and warm midwinter comfort. Always delivering a few extra gifts, this year we bring you the dynamic, inimitable vocal ensemble I Fagiolini, with seven singers joining us for a mesmerising evening of sound and light.
Kids go FREE - one 16 and under goes free per paying adult, contact the box office on 01738 621031 to book. Additional child tickets £5.