The English Choral Tradition — May 2007

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The English Choral Tradition

Paul Flight, Guest Conductor

Haec dies
O Lord, Make Thy Servant Elizabeth
Surgens Jesus
William Byrd (1540–1623)
William Byrd
Peter Philips (c. 1560–1628)
 
Instrumental interlude
 
Magnificat
Hail, Gladdening Light
William Byrd
Charles Wood (1866–1926)
 
Instrumental interlude
 
O nata lux de lumine
Miserere mei, Deus
Loquebantur variis linguis
Thomas Tallis (c. 1505–1585)
William Byrd
Thomas Tallis

INTERMISSION

Ave verum corpus
Laudate pueri Dominum
William Byrd
William Byrd
 
When David Heard
O sacrum convivium
Let All Mortals Keep Silence
Thomas Weelkes (1576–1623)
Thomas Tallis
Edward Bairstow (1874–1946)
 
Instrumental interlude
 
O quam suavis est, Domine
Ecce vicit Leo
Peter Philips
Peter Philips
 
Instrumental interlude
 
Nunc dimittis
Hymn to the Mother of God
Gustav Holst (1874–1934)
John Taverner (b. 1944)

San Francisco Bach Choir Period Consort
Elisabeth Reed, violoncello
John Dornenburg, violone
Stephen Bailey, organ
Richard Cheetham, Mac Kenley, Mike Cushing, Doug Thorley, trombone

Saturday, May 12, 2007 / Sunday, May 13, 2007
Trinity Episcopal Church, San Francisco