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Lea Singers Christmas Charity Concert - FestiveLea!
Fri 23 December 2016, 19:30 – 22:30 GMT
Our annual festive evening of uplifting carols, mulled wine, mince pies and a charity raffle in aid of Rennie Grove Hospice Care Charity No. 1140386.
Local composer, lyricist and musical director Tim Sutton is our guest conductor this year, and will tell The Story of the Carol. A great evening for all the family at the start of Christmas.
Tickets Tel: 07881-785299 and on line at https://www.wegottickets.com/event/381648
Benjamin Britten Procession (Hodie Christus natus est) from ‘A Ceremony of Carols’
William Mathias Sir Christèmas
Trad. arr. Charles Wood Ding dong merrily on high (1866-1926)
Basque Carol arr. Edgar Pittman Gabriel’s Message (1865-1943)
Benjamin Britten A Hymn to the Virgin
Tim Sutton Quittez Pasteurs
Trad. arr. Vaughan Williams O little town of bethlehem
Herbert Howells Here is a little door
Trad. arr. David Willcocks Sussex Carol
Trad. arr. David Willcocks O come, all ye faithful
Benjamin Britten Recession (Hodie) from ‘A Ceremony of Carols’
John Rutter Banquet Fugue from ‘The Reluctant Dragon’
Surprise Solo Slot!
Trad. arr. John Rutter Here We Come a-Wassailing
Gustav Holst In the bleak midwinter
Mel Tormé The Christmas Song (1925-1999)
Felix Mendelssohn Hark! The herald angels sing
Jules Style and Sammy Cahn arr. Sutton Let it Snow