Summertime, a fresh mix of sacred and secular
Friday 14th June 2013, 7.30pm, St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, London, EC1A 2DQ
Join Vasari Singers for a lively evening of fresh new sacred and secular music as we return to the lovely church of St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, in the heart of the City of London.
The concert will feature a classic Vasari mix of old and new, sacred and secular, with world premieres and old favourites all part of the evening. The British summer favourite drink Pimm’s will also be served!
Repertoire will include our two new 2013 commissions from Jeremy Filsell and David Briggs, plus a world premiere of arrangements of Duparc songs by Roger Burges, as well as Beatles arrangements by Jonathan Rathbone. The full programme is now detailed below:
Jubilate (Psalm 100) – Benjamin Britten
A prayer – Frank Bridge
Salve Regina – Francis Poulenc
Pange lingua gloriosi – David Briggs
Epitaph – Jeremy Filsell
Seek Him that Maketh the Seven Stars – Jonathan Dove
La Guerre – Clément Janequin
L’Invitation au Voyage – Henri Duparc, arranged by Roger Burges
Chanson Triste – Henri Duparc, arranged by Roger Burges
Le Manoir de Rosamonde – Henri Duparc, arranged by Roger Burges
Send in the clowns – Stephen Sondheim, arranged by Ward Swingle
Deep Purple – Peter de Rose, arranged by Andrew Carter and David Blackwell
Summertime from ‘Porgy and Bess’ – George Gershwin, arranged by Roderick Williams
I got rhythm – George Gershwin, arranged by Christopher Clapham
Tickets are just £10 and are available now from our online box office.