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Sounds of Summer, St Chads, York

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St Chad's Church, York

36 Campleshon Road

York

YO23 1EY

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Join us as we celebrate summer! From the delicacy of first light to the welcome cool of dusk, you will be immersed in a delicious musical evocation of a traditional English summer day.

Interval refreshments available. All tickets £5.

Programme

Country Gardens, Grainger
Flower Songs, Britten
The Bluebird, Stanford
Marriage to my Lady Poverty, Chilcott
Three Shakespeare Songs, Vaughan Williams
As torrents in summer, Elgar
The Shower, Elgar
Nightingales, Finzi
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square, TP/Bell
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Summertime, Gershwin
To be sung of a summer night, Delius
Calme des nuits, Saint-Saens
Les fleurs et les arbres, Saint-Saens
Midsummer Song, Delius
i thank you God, Whitacre
Four Part-Songs, Elgar
The long day closes, Sullivan

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 amateur 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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