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Heavenly Music with the Chapter House Choir

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St Michael le Belfrey

High Petergate

York

YO1 7EN

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Join us for an evening of exquisite choral music evocative of heaven, with music by Purcell, Tallis, Rutter and Vaughan Williams.

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Programme (please note this is provisional)

Stanford, Coelos Ascendit

Parry, My soul there is a country

Tallis, Miserere nostri

Purcell, Hear my prayer

Vaughan Williams, Three Shakespeare Songs

Carter, The Cloths of Heaven

Victoria, Ave Regina Caelorum

Rutter, Hymn to the Creator of Light

Harris, Faire is the Heaven

Parsons, Ave Maria

R. Williams, I got a robe

Jennings, Way over in Beulah-lan’

Sullivan, The Lost Chord

Tavener, Song for Athene

R. Williams, Peter, go ring them bells

Chapter House Choir

Formed in 1965 to raise funds for the York Minster Appeal, the Chapter House Choir has built up a reputation as one of the North of England’s foremost chamber choirs. Under the inspirational directorship of Ben Morris, the choir seeks to perform an eclectic range of beautiful yet challenging programmes from the whole range of the choral repertoire.

Musical Director - Benjamin Morris

Benjamin Morris is Assistant Director of Music at York Minster, accompanying and regularly conducting the choir in the Minster’s daily cycle of music, in concerts, tours and broadcasts, and assisting in the training of the boy and girl choristers. He is a prizewinning Fellow of the Royal College of Organists and is much in demand as a recitalist and continuo player. Ben has been Musical Director of the York-based Chapter House Choir since 2017.

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YO1 7EN

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