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A Winter Chorale in Dundee (Concerts by Candlelight)

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The UK's leading string orchestra returns to Caird Hall, Dundee for its annual candlelit festive concert with some special guests - the award-winning vocal ensemble I Fagiolini.




To book your standard price tickets, click the green 'Tickets' button to the right.

To book concession tickets, please click here or call 01382 434 940.

The following concession tickets are available for this concert: Under 26s (£10), student (£5), those collecting Jobseekers' Allowance (£5), Carers (1 free per paying adult; £5 thereafter), Under 16s (1 free per paying adult; £5 thereafter).

Please note that seating is reserved, so if you require concession tickets alongside standard price, we recommend booking through the Caird Hall box office.




The programme

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)
Pēteris Vasks - Plainscapes II
Adrian Williams - Winter Chorale (UK premiere)
John Woolrich - Ulysses Awakes (after Monteverdi)*

* SE only
+ I Fagiolini only

As winter thickens and darkness descends, let this be our shining gift to you: a smorgasboard of glittering Renaissance, Baroque, 20th- and 21st-century jewels to ring and resonate through the night.

Scottish Ensemble's 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 the string orchestra will be joined by seven singers from the dynamic, inimitable vocal ensemble I Fagiolini, creating a mesmerising evening of sound and light.



A Winter Chorale: Concerts by Candlelight
Full tour listings

Mon 4 December at 7.30pm Caird Hall, Dundee
Tue 5 December at 7.30pm Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh
Wed 6 December at 7.30pm Wellington Church, Glasgow
Thu 7 December at 7.30pm St Machar’s Cathedral, Aberdeen
Fri 8 December at 7.30pm Inverness Cathedral, Inverness
Sat 9 December at 7.30pm St John’s Kirk, Perth

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